Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is seeking a quality-focused Program Manager to support our Medical Staff Office!
Penn State Hershey Medical Center is Central Pennsylvania’s only Academic Medical Center, Level 1 Regional Adult and Pediatric Trauma Center, and Tertiary Care Provider. Through our core values of Respect, Integrity, Teamwork and Excellence, our staff committed to compassionate care for our diverse patient population, our community and each other. As a valued team member, we promote continued professional development, specialty certification, continuing education and career growth.
Located in Hershey, PA, Hershey Medical Center is part of a strong community that is enriched with socially-minded organizations and individuals working to create a wonderful place to live. In the heart of Central Pennsylvania, Hershey is a combination of rural, suburban and city living that is within a short distance to some of the busiest east coast cities including New York, Washington DC and Philadelphia.
The Program Manager is responsible for the medical administration and legal aspects of the medical staff organization which includes monitoring and managing regulatory standards compliance. The Program Manager is focused on the management and operational oversight of the functions including credentialing and re-credentialing process for all Hershey Medical Center in coordination with the Penn State Health central verification office.
As a critical partner supporting the team, this individual will serve as the essential link between Hospital Leadership and the professional clinical staff to promote and enhance good communication and a positive working relationship.
As a role vital to the success of the organization, the Program Manager, Medical Staff Office collaborates with Medical Staff Executive Committee, medical staff leaders, and all levels of senior and mid-level administration and management to support the medical staff.
Penn State Health offers exceptional benefits beginning day one, outstanding time off programs and multiple tuition resources to ensure that our team members have the support to grow professionally.
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience required.
Five (5) years of medical staff office management experience required.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES:
General knowledge of healthcare environment and specific knowledge of medical staff office functions and the impact credentialing and regulatory compliance have on an organization.
Ability to analyze and synthesize data.
Ability to utilize a variety of electronic database systems to ensure current compliance.
Ability to communicate with providers, leaders and frontline team members.
Certified Professional Medical Staff Management (CPMSM) or Certified Professional Credentialing Specialist (CPCS) preferred.
Internal Number: 19895
About Penn State Health
At Penn State Hershey, our mission is to enhance the quality of life and serve our community through improved health, the education of health professionals, and the discovery of knowledge. For us, service excellence is not only for our patients but also our employees. It means valuing each and every employee.