Located in Seattle, WA, Virginia Mason is an internationally recognized leader in the continuous improvement of health care. With an extensive list of awards and distinctions that includes our recognition as Top Hospital of the Decade by The Leapfrog Group, Virginia Mason offers you the opportunity to partner with exceptionally talented peers at every level.
You will contribute to the strength of our Team Medicine approach to collaborative medicine and benefit from the changes enacted through our Virginia Mason Production System, a model that has transformed health care by providing patients with easier access to care, reducing errors, and continuously innovating patient safety and quality that has been adopted by other organizations here and abroad. Join us, and find out how many ways Virginia Mason offers you the chance to focus on what really matters - our patients.
The Medical Staff Services Specialist coordinates and implements activities involved in ensuring provider compliance within the scope of JCAHO, National Committee on Quality Assurance (NCQA), federal and state regulations and facility policy. Coordinates and facilitates New Provider Orientation and ongoing provider communications.
Just as Virginia Mason is dedicated to improving the lives of our patients and our community, we are equally dedicated to your professional and personal success. With a wide range of perks that includes comprehensive compensation and benefits, continuing education and support, and the opportunity to live in one of the most livable cities in the country, you will find that an opportunity with Team Medicine is one worth taking.
We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
Associates degree or equivalent required.
One year of experience in credentialing and/or project management, preferably in a hospital setting, with working knowledge of JCAHO, NCQA, and other regulatory requirements.
Strong aptitude for detail, and organizational skills.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Strong problem solving skills.
Ability to work under tight deadlines and be diligent and self-motivated.
Must be proficient in the use of database, spreadsheet and word processing software.
Knowledge of medical terminology and web site management preferred.
Additional Salary Information: Competitive salary + DOE
Internal Number: 172882
About Virginia Mason Medical Center
Honored a Top Hospital of the Decade by The Leapfrog Group, Virginia Mason Medical Center in Seattle, WA, is internationally recognized as a preeminent organization that is focused on transforming health care. True to that vision, we spent this past decade creating and delivering a multitude of innovations. The results? Industry-changing process improvements and initiatives that have revolutionized our ability to eliminate waste, cut costs, and most importantly, improve the quality of services. Our commitment to Team Medicine and the transformation of health care is what built our reputation as a quality leader, and empowers us with the capability to provide rapid access to care through our Virginia Mason Production System.