Perform the credentialing processes for all initial applications and reappointment in a timely and complete manner. Collect and verify sensitive provider data through confidential sources and maintain a credentialing database. Perform relevant data entry into the database to ensure consistency and integrity of the data. In addition you will perform analysis and appropriate follow-ups of each initial application and reappointment application. Process appropriate queries for expired license, or any appropriate regulatory credentialing requirement and are required to maintain documentation in the database. Responsible for preparing files for presentation to the department chairman and credentials committee as well as attending medical staff meetings as directed by the supervisor of Medical Staff Services department. The Credentialing Specialist has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within medical staff services. They will rely on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job and they work under general supervision. Your proficiency in in Windows-based word processing and spreadsheet software will aloe for you to leverage your basic medical terminology as well as the basics records maintenance and retrieval systems.