The Medical Staff Services Department at Alameda Health System coordinates the onboarding, credentialing and privileging process for approximately 590 members of the medical staff and 115 Allied Health providers.
The department follows Medical Staff structure and credentialing standards mandated by the federal government, state government, regulatory agencies and as determined by the Medical Staff Bylaws, Rules and Regulations.
The Medical Staff at AHS consists of Physicians, Podiatrists, Dentists, and Psychologists. All Medical Staff Services functions and credentialing transactions are performed by the MSSD staff.
The Medical Staff Leadership is composed of the Medical Staff Officers (Chief of Staff, Vice Chief of Staff, Secretary and Treasurer, Immediate Past Chief of Staff) 10 Department Chairs, Division Chiefs and 6 Members-at-large of the Medical Staff. The Medical Staff Officers are elected positions with a two (2) year term of office.