Medical Staff Coordinator - AdventHealth Central Texas
Location Address: 2201 S Clear Creek Rd., Killeen, TX 76549
Top Reasons to Work At AdventHealth Central Texas, Killeen, TX
Our care for patients extend to the spiritual level by praying with patients and families and providing on call, 24 hours, 7 days a week Chaplains for spiritual support.
Award winning facility with opportunities to grow both professionally and personally working with great individuals, part of a bigger team that continues to build a world-class culture where you become family.
Extraordinary benefits to include tuition reimbursement and on-campus classes.
Cost of living is 20 percent lower than the national average
Largest school district in the area, with more than 50 elementary, middle, high school, and specialized campuses to choose from
Surrounded close to Ft. Hood, Copperas Cove, to Belton and Lampasas with plenty of restaurants, shopping and other family fun events.
Miles of scenic trails and parks available for recreational activity
You Will Be Responsible For:
MSPs are an essential part of any healthcare organization. MSPs are primarily accountable for the administrative and medical-legal structure of the medical staff organization. MSPs are responsible for the credentialing and re-credentialing of all physicians and allied health practitioners (AHPs)-making sure that a doctor or AHP is who they claim to be, and that they have the proper qualifications and credentials to care for patients. MSPs maintain databanks to track physician training, experience, and licensure, as well as manage an accredited continuing education program to help physicians maintain their clinical competency. Some of the most important responsibilities of MSPs are:
Credentialing and re-credentialing of all physicians and allied health practitioners
Maintaining numerous physician information data banks, including education training, experience and licensure
Maintaining an accredited continuing medical education (CME) base for physicians to maintain their clinical competency
Reviewing and implementing various federal rulings and accrediting body standards pertaining to the functions of the medical and/or allied health staff
Establishing systems to facilitate meetings and communication between physicians, both within and outside their specialties as well as with a hospital’s administration
Developing, establishing and enforcing of medical staff bylaws, rules and regulations, and policies that govern the activities of the medical staff
Assists the staff and functions of the office, when required.
Works cooperatively with all staff
Supports the Philosophy, Goals, Policies and Procedures of AdventHealth Central Texas and the medical staff office
Believes in and practices the SHARE principles
Believes in and practices the mission of the Hospital
All other duties as assigned.
Timeliness of all duties.
What You Will Need:
Education: HS Diploma/GED Equivalence
Experience: Five (5) years office management and a working knowledge of medical staff office/health care field
Flexibility in scheduling of hours. May be required to work overtime, weekends and holidays. Cooperates with schedule changes or changing job assignments to meet the needs of coverage for the Medical Staff department.
May be required to be accountable for more than one person.
Maintains time and attendance, budget compliance, staffing of hours and assignments, and accomplishments, etc.
Requires effective communication skills and writing skills.
Type minimum: 65 wpm
Previously demonstrated initiative.
Administrative, supervisory, and consultative responsibility in an executive office or related health field preferred.
Medical staff professionals (MSPs also referred to as Medical Staff Coordinators) strive to assure the public that healthcare practitioners meet or exceed the established standards of care as determined by the regulatory environment and benchmarking standards with the healthcare community. MSPs work with medical staff and administrative leadership in areas such as credentialing, privileging, risk management, and other quality assurance and performance improvement initiatives.
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.