Credentialing Assistant - Full Time

Sandusky, OH

Job Summary:

 Primary job responsibility is assisting credentialing coordinator with preparing and submitting credentialing applications.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and submit credentialing applications.
  • Follow up on the status of applications for physicians and payers, and keep a detailed log of all pending and completed work.
  • Communicate the results and status of the applications to credentialing coordinator.
  • Provide support to credentialing coordinator.
  • Preparing an application on behalf of an employee and gathering supporting documentation.
  • When employees complete training that entitles them to certifications, follow up to make sure documentation is issued.
  • File any and all documents into employee’s file.

Knowledge and Skills Required:

  • Excellent written and verbal skills.
  • Detail oriented.
  • Time management skills and be able to meet deadlines.
  • Ability to work independently with little supervision, but work and communicate well with others when required.
  • Follow directions and be well organized.
  • Working knowledge of word processing and spreadsheet software and know how to work fax and copy machines.

Education and Work Experience:

  • High school diploma
  • Medical office experience preferred

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer