Credentialing Specialist, Medical Staff Office, First Shift

Job Description

Credentialing Specialist, First Shift, Medical Staff Office

UC Health is hiring a full-time Credentialing Specialist for the Medical Staff Office for the first shift at University of Cincinnati Medical Center.

The Credentialing Specialist will support the Medical Centers and deliver high-quality care to patients based on assessed needs, established standards of care and according to policy and procedures.

About University of Cincinnati Medical Center

As part of the Clifton Campus of UC Health, Greater Cincinnati's academic health system, University of Cincinnati Medical Center has served Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky for nearly 200 years. Each year, hundreds of thousands of patients receive care from our world-renowned clinicians and care team. Our experts utilize the most advanced medical knowledge and technology available, providing a level of specialty and subspecialty medical care that is not available anywhere else in Greater Cincinnati.
UC Medical Center is also home to medical breakthroughs- our physician experts conduct basic, translational and clinical research, leading to new therapies and care protocols, and connecting patients to the latest and most advanced treatments. UC Medical Center houses Greater Cincinnati's only Level I adult trauma center, which includes the right mix of specialist and medical resources available at a moment's notice for a wide variety of the most complex medical conditions and injuries.


Job Responsibilities
  • P repares, documents, and completes credentialing data processes (application, verifications, and privilege requests) for Medical and Allied Health staff.
  • Performs primary source verifications.
  • Assists other credentialing staff in processes for Medical/Allied Health staff.
  • Collects information and prepares credentialing files for review.
  • Performs regularly recurring administrative tasks for Medical Staff Office, such as compiling data from office records for periodic reports, preparing documents, filing, and distributing information to hospital and medical staff areas.
  • Greets and direct individuals who call and/or present at Medical Staff Office. Provides information as requested to practitioners' offices, hospital departments, Central Verification Office, and other areas as needed.


Education and Experience Requirements:
  • High School Diploma or GED required.
  • CPCS (Certified Provider Credentialing Specialist) preferred.
  • 1-3 Years in a business office. Health care and credentialing experience in hospital, physician office, or managed care preferred.
  • Computer/keyboard skills: Skilled in Word, and Excel, Proficient in database programs.
  • Demonstrate excellence in customer service and written/oral communication skills.
  • Familiar with medical terminology.

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About UC Health

UC Health is an integrated academic health system serving Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky. In partnership with the University of Cincinnati, UC Health combines clinical expertise and compassion with research and teaching-a combination that provides patients with options for even the most complex situations. Members of UC Health include: UC Medical Center, West Chester Hospital, Daniel Drake Center for Post-Acute Care, Bridgeway Pointe Assisted Living, University of Cincinnati Physicians and UC Health Ambulatory Services (with more than 900 board-certified clinicians and surgeons), Lindner Center of HOPE and several specialized institutes including: UC Gardner Neuroscience Institute and the University of Cincinnati Cancer Center. Many UC Health locations have received national recognition for outstanding quality and patient satisfaction. Learn more at