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Coordinator, Medical Staff Credentialing

Surrey, BC
5 days ago

Fraser Health continues to be recognized as one of BC's Top Employers, come join our team.

Fraser Health is growing, the kind of growth you want to be a part of as you maximize the opportunity to improve and expand your skills. We are the largest and fastest growing Health Authority in Canada. Over 25, 000 employees, 2,500 physicians and 6,500 volunteers provide a wide range of integrated health care services to over 1.8 million people living in Metro Vancouver and the Fraser Valley.

We hire great people for great jobs. We have a unique medical administrative role as a Coordinator, Medical Staff Credentialing in our Medical Affairs Department. Your combined knowledge of Medical Staff Bylaws/Rules and BC Hospital Act/Regulations will assist you as you coordinate and administer the appointment, privileging and membership renewal process for Physicians, Dentists, Midwives, and Nurse Practitioners in Fraser Health.

Position Highlights:

Bring your effective organizational skills to a role where you can really make a difference! As Coordinator, Medical Staff Credentialing you will administer the appointment/reappointment review process, on behalf of Department Heads, Vice President Medicine, and the Board of Directors.

Your specific duties will include:
    •Coordinate the appointment, privileging and renewal processes for practitioner applicants and Medical Staff using the online tool App Central. •Releases, receives and reviews applications for appointment, renewal, change of status, leave, and resignation for practitioners and Medical Staff members. •Liaise with representatives from a variety of licensing bodies and provincial professional Colleges, private and government agencies on matters related to medical staff credentials, submitting appointment /privilege applications as well as provide advice to medical leadership and/or medical staff. •Develop and maintain positive working relationships with Fraser Health senior management, Medical Staff leaders, facility staff, applicant practitioners and Medical Staff members and respond to internal and external inquiries in this regard.

Are you a positive, pleasant person with an eye for detail? You can work independently using good judgement to interpret a variety of legal and procedural documents in assessing Medical Staff qualifications and experience. You like helping people and you display excellent communication skills.

Do you take a meticulous, hands-on approach to deliver high quality and precise work? You are able to identify problems and provide alternative solutions. You will carry a high standard of professionalism, discretion, and confidentiality while maintaining positive working relationships in a fast paced, demanding work environment.

    •Diploma in Business Administration or a related field. •Three years' experience in Medical Staff credentialing in a hospital or health authority setting in a Canadian jurisdiction.

An equivalent combination of education, training and experience is acceptable.

The casual position is based at our Central City offices in Surrey, BC, with access to rapid transit, shopping, restaurants, on-site gym and other amenities.

Valued Benefits:

A career with Fraser Health will offer you the opportunity to be a part of a dedicated team of providers in a dynamic and rewarding health care environment. We offer a competitive compensation and benefit package, including comprehensive health benefits coverage.

Work with an experienced and dedicated team and join our commitment to provide quality care to our patients and clients. We invite you to apply today and find out why more than 95% of new employees recommend Fraser Health to their friends and family as a phenomenal place to work.