Hawaii Pacific Health Specialist - Medical Staff in Honolulu, Hawaii

Job Description

Kapi‘olani Medical Center for Women & Children is well recognized as Hawai‘i’s leader in the care of women, infants and children. With 207 beds and 66 bassinets, the nonprofit hospital is Hawai‘i’s only maternity, newborn and pediatric specialty hospital. It is also a tertiary care, medical teaching and research facility. Specialty services include intensive care for infants and children, 24-hour emergency care, neonatal and pediatric air transport and children’s specialty clinics. With a dedicated team of more than 1,300 employees and 604 physicians, the hospital is home to Kapi‘olani Women’s Center, Kapi‘olani Breast Center and Kapi‘olani Women’s Cancer Center, the state’s only dedicated breast health and gynecological cancer centers. Kapi‘olani offers numerous community programs and services, such as the Kapi‘olani Child Protection Center and Sex Abuse Treatment Center, and through our affiliation with the University of Hawai‘i, we are home to the John A. Burns School of Medicine Pediatrics and OB/GYN residency programs.

The Medical Staff department provides technical and administrative support to members of the medical staff, hospital leadership and departments with the goal of promoting quality patient care. Services include Medical Staff meeting preparation and follow-up, credentialing, Continuing Medical Education, information management, medical staff bylaws, rules, regulations and guidelines and peer review. The department also serves as a liaison between Medical Staff, the nursing department and Hospital Administration, responding to inquiries from external organizations, prospective appointees, department/service practitioners and hospital departments.

If you have exceptional communications and organizational skills, you could be the ideal candidate for our Medical Staff Specialist position, where you will provide valuable administrative and communications support to the medical staff. In this role, you will respond to inquiries from external organizations, prospective appointees, department/service practitioners and hospital departments. We are looking for someone dynamic and helpful, with the ability to work effectively in a collaborative team-oriented atmosphere and a commitment to delivering the highest quality health care to Hawai‘i’s people.

Location: Kapiolani Medical Center for Women and Children, Honolulu, HI

Work Schedule: Day - 8 Hours

Work Type: Full Time Regular

FTE: 1.000000

Bargaining Unit: UPW

Exempt: No

Minimum Qualifications: Associate's degree in Business Administration, Health Records Technology, or other health related field and/or equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Two (2) years secretarial or administrative experience.

Preferred Qualifications: Medical terminology course. National Medical Staff Coordinator certification. Certified Provider Credentialing Specialist. Health care experience. Credentialing or medical staff experience.

EOE/AA/Disabled/Vets

Position Specialist - Medical Staff

Category Administrative

Employment Type Employee

Location Kapiolani Medical Center for Women and Children, Honolulu, HI

Req ID 10391