Medical Credentialing Specialist

  • Title: Medical Credentialing Specialist
  • Type: Full-Time and Temporary
  • Location: Philadelphia, PA
  • Post Date: 08/14/2014

Healthcare Staffing - The Protocall GroupWork in a satisfying and rewarding field as a Medical Credentialing Specialist!  Positions are available for Full-Time and Temporary opportunities in the greater Philadelphia area. Contact us today to experience our staff’s endless commitment to enhancing your career and let us help you get the work YOU WANT!

Job Description:
The Medical Credentialing Specialist is responsible for all credentialing activities and ensuring that they are meeting the expectations of the Medical Staff by-laws, JCAHO, and all other rules and regulations. The Medical Credentialing specialist also processes all appointment applications, primary source verifications, communicates directly with applicants, and provides proper documentation into the designated data base. Duties will also include processing privilege requests, reporting requests to the MSO manager, verifying that licensure and credentials are current, monitor expiring provisional appointments and process review evaluations, in addition to developing and maintaining working relationships with Quality Improvement, Risk Management, Department Chairs, Administration and other departments as appropriate.

Desired Candidates MUST:

  • Have a High School Diploma or equivalency
  • 3+ years credentialing experience in a hospital setting
  • Have knowledge of credentialing software, Medical Staff meeting management,
    concepts of peer review, and all aspects of physician and Allied Health
    credentialing, JCAHO medical staff standards, and state and federal requirements
    related to Medical Staff
  • Work as a team member while possessing outstanding organizational and communication skills
  • CPMS and/or CPCS certification preferred

If you meet the above requirements we want to hear from you! Interested candidates please email a current resume to


The Protocall Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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