Credentialing Specialist

Job description

Credentialing SpecialistClinic Affairs/Grad Med Education

Location: New Orleans, LA


The Graduate Medical Education Credentialing and Documentation Specialist coordinates the MD and GME Credential Verification Program and creates and maintains the GME Resident training files.  Primary responsibility is the reception, processing, and billing of all credentialing documents related to both former and current medical students and resident/fellows, and the maintenance of all associated documents. Uses Med-Hub as the central database repository for resident licensing, training, and certification records.  Trains and assists program coordinators on the efficient use of a variety of systems to efficiently track resident compliance requirements.  Creates and manages electronic files for GME including document scanning of incoming and advancing residents and fellows.  Does annual license and other renewals for advancing residents, verifies selective service registration, monitors ATLS/BLS training histories, manages the PECOS enrollment process, and maintains the documentation for any other required compliance items related to individual residents.  Cross trained to provide regular and daily backup with primary GME Office staff.

Required Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Three years related or relevant experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • At least one year employment verification experience
  • Obtain within first year of employment Certified Provider Credentialing Specialist (CPCS) Certification




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Posted: 9/21/2019
Application Due: 10/3/2019
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