Akron Children's Hospital Careers

Managed Care Provider Enrollment Specialist

Akron, Ohio

Job Description

Day Job

Schedule: 40 hours/week, Day Shift


The Managed Care Credentialing Specialist coordinates the provider credentialing process for the hospital's employed physicians and others to obtain participation status with managed care organizations (MCOs) under contract with the hospital. The Credentialing Specialist maintains ongoing communication with MCOs and employed providers' offices to update provider information, troubleshoot and problem solve regarding provider participation issues. The Credentialing Specialist promotes positive relationships between hospital, MCOs and referring physicians through internal and external communication regarding providers' participation status. The Credentialing Specialist completes other projects as assigned by the Vice President of Managed Care.

Associate degree or 2 years college education required. Excellent communication (verbal and written), interpersonal, customer service, organization, critical thinking and problem-solving skills required.  Proficiency with word processing, spreadsheet and database software programs is required.  Working knowledge of managed care provider credentialing and provider relations is a plus.


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