Category: Credentialing How Tos

Your Team Will Love This: Save 30 Minutes Per Credentialing File

Your Team Will Love This: Save 30 Minutes Per Credentialing File

We’ve already reduced the credentialing cycle to an average of 5 days and now we’ve set our sights on shortening your time spent in committee prep. Here are two more…

Best Practices for an Efficient and Effective Committee Prep & Review Process

Best Practices for an Efficient and Effective Committee Prep & Review Process

While other industries — and the patient-side of healthcare — have benefited from a boon in technology-based solutions, the business-side of healthcare has not yet reached its potential.  As a…

Increased Demand for NPs and PAs Means Increased Credentialing Demands

Increased Demand for NPs and PAs Means Increased Credentialing Demands

The increased demand for nurse practitioners (NPs) and physician assistants (PAs) is a nationwide trend that is expected to continue over the coming years. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics…

CredSimple’s Streamlined Implementation: Less Work for You AND Your IT Team

CredSimple’s Streamlined Implementation: Less Work for You AND Your IT Team

Implementation of new technology can seem like a burden, which is why we’ve been purposeful with how we’ve built CredSimple. Our goal is to unburden the credentialing process and to…

How to Get Rid of the Credentialing Black Box: Make Status Updates Easy

How to Get Rid of the Credentialing Black Box: Make Status Updates Easy

Why is Jessica so Frustrated? Jessica is a busy credentialing coordinator who has been in her role for 5 years. Today, she arrives at her desk to voicemails and emails…

1 Simple Tip to Improve Recredentialing Efficiency

1 Simple Tip to Improve Recredentialing Efficiency

With so many moving parts, hospitals — or any other clinical care organizations that employ or work with healthcare providers — must decrease any roadblocks to compliance and revenue cycles.…

2 Simple Bylaw and Policy Changes Could Alleviate Your Credentialing Roadblocks

2 Simple Bylaw and Policy Changes Could Alleviate Your Credentialing Roadblocks

We work with a number of health plans and we’ve learned a few tricks that can help reduce provider credentialing turnaround time. Reduced turnaround times increase provider goodwill, help operations…

Count Your Credentialing Cycle in Days, Not Months

Count Your Credentialing Cycle in Days, Not Months

If you’re constantly playing catch up when it comes to provider credentialing turnaround time, you’re not alone. For most health plans it takes 60 - 90 days to complete provider…

What You Need Know: NCQA Requirements, Part 3: Credentialing Requirements

What You Need Know: NCQA Requirements, Part 3: Credentialing Requirements

In this series, we break down what you need to know about credentialing, re-credentialing and delegated credentialing. In today’s post, we cover the establishment of credentialing requirements (CR 3). In…

What You Need to Know about NCQA CR 2: Credentialing Committee

What You Need to Know about NCQA CR 2: Credentialing Committee

In this series, we break down what you need to know about credentialing, recredentialing and delegated credentialing. In today’s post, we cover the establishment of a credentialing committee (CR 2). In a…