Credentialing Specialist (Fort Myers)

Credentialing Specialist (Fort Myers)

Millennium Physician Group | Fort Myers, FL, 33912, US
Salary Range:$34,000 – $52,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted 10 days ago

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Description

Credentialing Specialist

Full Time

Fort Myers, FL

As a Credentialing Specialist, you will be responsible for linking and/or updating physician and mid-level providers with contracted insurance carriers. S/he also assists in staff privileges at area hospitals and nursing homes. S/he maintains current accurate information for the physicians and mid-level providers in MPG's database, with insurance carriers, and facilities. These goals are met in a timely manner consistently and effectively. S/he will assist the Business Services teams as necessary.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

* Responsible for new and existing applications and reappointment paperwork is complete, accurate and timely including tasks required for exiting providers.
* Collects and processes verification and accreditation information for all physicians and mid-level providers associated with insurance carriers.
* Tracks and renews physician and mid-level provider licensure as approved.
* Maintains professional and open communication with physicians, mid-level providers and individuals within MPG to ensure up to date and consistent record keeping. Ensures all provider files are current with Human Resources.
* Demonstrates proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and software unique to credential (i.e. Intellisoft) or hospital on-line application processes.
* Use Athena as needed to fulfill job responsibilities and/or other associated assignments.
* Keeps supervisor fully informed regarding job responsibilities and challenges to success.
* Demonstrate excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

Benefits:

* 3 weeks PTO & 7 paid holidays
* Medical, Dental, Vision
* Employer Paid Basic Life & Short Term Disability coverage (goes into effect after 1 year of full-time employment)
* 401(k) with match
* Employee Wellness
* Other Employee Discount programs like Tickets at Work and cell phone discounts
* Other benefits: Dependent Care FSA, Voluntary Life, Long Term Disability, Critical Illness, Pet Insurance, and more

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Why Millennium?

Millennium Physician Group is one of the largest comprehensive primary care practices with healthcare providers throughout Florida.

At Millennium Physician Group, you will find an organization that focuses on family and building a strong network of people to care for the communities we serve. We are always searching for employees who have a strong customer service attitude, fantastic teamwork skills and a willing smile ready to share.

Our promise is to provide you with the tools to do your job successfully, as well as providing a team atmosphere that empowers you to seek better ways to deliver care to our patients and their families. We also promise to care for you as an individual, and help you grow in your role with Millennium Physician Group.

If you are interested in joining an organization that puts an emphasis on team work and family, then Millennium Physician Group is the right choice