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Welcome to the web site of the Illinois Association Medical Staff Services. IAMSS is an organization to promote quality healthcare through professional development and education in Medical Staff Services management and credentialing. We are proud of the opportunities, both professional and personal, that are available through IAMSS. Please consider membership as you pursue your career in medical staff services or credentialing.
Go to Document Repository Tab to Download Brochure & Registration Form
- What Makes a Leader - Actions Not Titles, Dale West
- The Changing Landscape of Healthcare: The Impact on Medical Staff Services, Todd Sagin
- View of Medical Staff Leadership and MSPs Role, Napolean Knight
- Verify and Comply: Credentialing Standards Compared & Contrasted, Carol Cairns
- Clinical Privileging 101, Carrie Bradford and Robin Roberts
- Dissection of a Claim, Mary O'Grady
- Negligent Credentialing & MSSP Role in Hearings, Michael Callahan
- How to Avoid Negligent Credentialing Liability, Michael Callahan
- APNs & PAs: Here to Stay and Part of the Team!, Stephanie Russell and Carol Cairns
Membership application is found in the Document Repository. Membership in IAMSS will afford you:
. Are you looking for an individual to fill a challenging position in medical staff management or credentialing? To post an ad or to get more information, contact Pat Reynolds at IAMSS Career Posting. Postings on the IAMSS Web Site:
Lori Consoer, CPCS
Consultant, Medical Staff Credentialing
Email Lori Consoer
Position or Event Posting
Pat Reynolds, CPMSM
IAMSS Past President
Consultant, Medical Staff
Email Pat Reynolds
Manager, Medical Services Management
Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
225 E. Chicago Ave. Box 2
Chicago, Illinois 60611
Sandra Kambic, CPCS
Manager, Physician Services
Presence St. Mary's Hospital
500 W. Court Street
Kankakee, IL 60901
Susan Witte, CPCS, CPMSM
Pat Reynolds, CPCS
Medical Staff Credentialing Consultant
Northwestern Memorial Medicine Corporation
251 E. Huron, Galter 3-104
You can post open positions you are recruiting for by contacting Pat Reynolds at Career Posting Email. If you are a member this is FREE for a 30 day posting. Those who are not members pay at $50.00 fee, payable to IAMSS. Fee needs to be sent to IAMSS Treasurer and job posting can be sent to Pat Reynolds, Past President for posting.
Open positions are listed below.
Credentialing Assistant - Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center
Location: Chicago, IL
This full time position encompasses the following: Provides administrative support to the Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Staff Office and its medical staff, oversight of physician and allied health professional orientation, oversight and administrative support to various monthly and quarterly meetings, maintain hospital and credentialing software systems, oversight of external credential verifications, and perform daily administrative duties as needed.
This position requires 3 years of experience in a Medical Staff or Physician Services office setting, strong administrative assistant skills, experience in meeting minutes, knowledge of practitioner credentials and privileging files, proficient in Microsoft Office, expert communication and organizational skills, and ability to work in an energetic environment. MSOW software knowledge preferred.
Nancy Kreger, CPCS, CPMSM, Manager, Medical Staff Services
Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center - email@example.com
Posting Date: 03/29/2016
Credentialing Coordinator - OSF Saint Francis Medical Center
Location: Peoria, IL
Coordinates the credentialing process of the Professional Medical Staff and Advanced Practice Providers to ensure that all individuals with clinical privileges are competent and maintain competency to provide patient care within the scope of their training, licensure and privileges. Coordinates and analyzes the collecting, aggregating, and reporting of primary source verification information and other key indicators such as clinical competency, malpractice history, disciplinary actions, etc. for use in credentialing decision-making process for initial appointment and reappointment. Reports to the Credentialing Manager.
Candidates must apply online at the OSF Careers website: http://www.osfcareers.org/
Equal Opportunity Employer
Applicants will be afforded equal opportunity without discrimination because of race, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin or ancestry, age physical or mental handicap unrelated to ability or an unfavorable discharge from military service.
Posting Date: 03/22/2016
Credentials Coordinator - Advocate Health Care
Location: Downers Grove, IL
Provides essential verification and quality control functions to support Advocate's goals for credentialing health care providers while ensuring adherence to legal, regulatory and delegated requirements
4-5 years' experience as administrative or executive assistant, report writing, preferably in a health care environment PC Skills (Microsoft Office, database management, etc.)
Medical Staff Services or credentialing experience preferred.
Eligible to sit for CPCS certification within 3 years.
QUALIFIED CANDIDATES MUST APPLY ONLINE VIA THE http://jobs.advocatehealth.com WEBSITE.
POSITION NUMBER: 41521
About Advocate Health Care
Posting Date: 01/19/2016
Credentialing Specialist - CVO
CVO seeks a Credentialing Specialist who will review and validate professional qualifications of a provider to practice medicine in their field. The Credentialing Specialist will also provide support to our clients (facilities, groups and providers) when necessary
•Excellent customer service and organizational skills •Ability to work in a fast paced environment •Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook •Maintain the utmost professional demeanor and customer focus
This position includes a significant starting salary, annual performance bonuses, and comprehensive health benefits.
Resumes should be submitted electronically to the attention of:
Cheryl Thompson, MJ, CPCS
National Association Medical Staff Services | 2025 M Street NW, Suite 800, Washington, DC 20036
phone: 202-367-1196 | fax: 202-367-2196 | email:firstname.lastname@example.org