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External Credentialing Coordinator

Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Job Type
19 May 2023
As one of the United States leading physician staffing firms, Hayes Locums provides locum tenens placement services to hospitals, clinics, and healthcare organizations across North America. Our dedication to positive match outcomes and high-impact service has led to accolades and awards including "Best Places to Work" and one of the "Fastest Growing Companies in South Florida"- SFBJ. Hayes Locums offers a fun and energetic work environment with competitive benefits and personal growth opportunities backed by highly experienced, top-ranked industry professionals.

The External Credentialing Coordinator works closely with our External Medical Staff Specialist by ensuring provider hospital privileging applications are prefilled and complete with all necessary credentialing information for a completed application. The external credentialing department is essential in supporting the privileging for provider placements across the country and is an integral part to the success of Hayes Locums.

External Credentialing Coordinator Responsibilities:

Develop competency in accurately prefilling hospital privileging application for provider placements across the country.
Research and collect hard copy documentation of the top 14 verification elements of a hospital privilege application.
Work in conjunction with our Internal Credentialing team to confirm required credentialing information and supporting documents.
Works with External Medical Staff Specialist in implementing client-tailored protocols and templates to ensure a timely and accurate prefill.
Remain actively in touch with provider throughout the initial completion of the privileging application.
Proactively communicating progress and issues to relevant parties.
Delivers quality outputs consistent with the expectations set forth leadership.
Holds self-accountable to ensure goals are met.
Takes ownership for understanding and resolving problems, issues, and questions.
Interacts cross-departmentally to ensure collaboration and alignment to placement objective and timeline.
Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned

External Credentialing Coordinator Qualifications:

Bachelor's Degree preferably in Heath Administration. Associates degree may be considered with relevant experience.
Proficient at Microsoft 365 products (Excel, Power Point, Word, and Outlook)
Highly organized in managing one's schedule, duties, workflows, and responsibilities
Ability to organize and prioritize work and manage multiple priorities
Able to take direction and apply learning to all other relevant tasks
Good verbal and written communication skills

NOTE: Please note that the External Credentialing Coordinator role is not remote. Our company has COVID-19 safety protocols and guidelines (social distancing) in place to promote a healthy work environment.

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  • Job Reference: 1010172852-2
  • Date Posted: 19 May 2023
  • Recruiter: Hayes Locums
  • Location: Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent