Job Description

Extended Job Title
Medical Staff Credentialing Specialist (Credentialing/Alberta)

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Unv Hlth Sci Ctr El Paso

Position Description
Responsible for all aspects of the credentialing, re-credentialing, and privileging processes for all medical staff members who provide patient care, treatment, and service at TTUHSC El Paso.


Requisition ID

Travel Required
Up to 25%

Major/Essential Functions
  • Ensures compliance with TTUHSC El Paso Medical Staff Bylaws, Rules and Regulations and other accrediting and regulatory agencies such as the Joint Commission, NCQA and URAC and DNV
  • Coordinates in the credentialing process for the medical staff, allied health professionals and temporary privileges
  • Enters accurate and up to date data of new providers into the credentialing database to include, but not limited to demographic and personal information, education/training, licensure, DEA, liability information, board certification status, NPI numbers, ECFMG certifications, etc.
  • Ensures credentialing file is complete and accurately verified along with all required documentation prior to view of the Credentialing Committee
  • Ensures that all expired credentials are reviewed, obtained, and managed on a timely basis according to the credentialing policy and procedures
  • Ensures a timely and accurate preparation of the FPPE evaluation for providers that requested new and additional privileges
  • May attend, take minutes and participate in Credentials Committee meeting as directed
  • Maintains confidentiality of all business/work and medical staff information
  • Assists the Credentialing Services Managing Director and Manager in ensuring compliance with relevant Joint Commission Standards
  • Participates in regulatory survey preparation as well as the actual survey
  • Participates in the development and implementation of credentialing policy and procedures
  • Adhere to all TTUHSCEP policies, procedures and processes
  • Personally demonstrate, display and act in accordance with TTUHSC EP's Values (Service, Respect, Accountability, Integrity, Advancement, and Teamwork)
  • Serve as a Value's leader while actively promoting and encouraging staff across the institution
  • Perform all other duties as assigned

Grant Funded?

Minimum Hire Rate
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications

Pay Basis

Schedule Details
M - F , 8 am to 5 pm

Work Location
El Paso

Preferred Qualifications
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to assess compliance, record, analyze, and interpret data into meaningful formats
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate ( orally and written) while also displaying excellent interpersonal skills
  • Bachelor's degree desired
  • Demonstrated understanding of credentialing accreditation standards (i.e., Joint Commission, NCQA, URAC, etc.)
  • Demonstrated understanding on initial credentialing and re-credentialing practices for medical professionals including primary source verification methods, and compliance monitoring

HSC - El Paso

Credentialing Office Elp

Required Attachments
Cover Letter, Resume / CV

Job Type
Full Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group
Office and Admn Wkrs All Other


EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
  • Associate's degree from an accredited college or university or an equivalent combination of education and experience is required
  • Three years of Credentialing experience in a managed care plan, medical staff services office or credentialing verification office

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