Category: General Credentialing

Washington State Hospital Association: An Advocate for Innovation

Washington State Hospital Association: An Advocate for Innovation

Meet one of our newest partners: Washington State Hospital Association. WSHA is a healthcare leader, advocating for its members and helping them meet their goals of enhancing public health, improving…

Attn: Telehealth Startups! Credentialing Differentiates Your Services

Attn: Telehealth Startups! Credentialing Differentiates Your Services

CredSimple recently learned something rather alarming. Some telehealth startup companies are putting off implementing a robust, systematic, NCQA-level credentialing process because they’ve not justified a budget for it. What if…

4 Credentialing Lessons From a Cat

4 Credentialing Lessons From a Cat

Cats always seem to know more than they let on. For today's blog post, we look to our feline friends to see what we can learn about the credentialing process.…

5 Tips Credentialing Departments Should Read Before Going Paperless

5 Tips Credentialing Departments Should Read Before Going Paperless

Once having paper copies filed away in an alphabetized filing cabinet brought a feeling of security to an office. If you needed to check your records, you could physically track…

3 Lessons Credentialing Departments Can Learn from Lean Manufacturing

3 Lessons Credentialing Departments Can Learn from Lean Manufacturing

Survival of the leanest has been a rule of thumb in manufacturing for decades. So it stands to reason that manufacturing has something to teach us in the credentialing department…

Cough. Cough. Who’s there? Telemedicine Makes a case for Medical Credentialing

Cough. Cough. Who’s there? Telemedicine Makes a case for Medical Credentialing

The age of telemedicine has arrived. But, regulations are still catching up with technology. So when you tap on your screen to connect with a doctor you’ve never met, how…

Credentialing & Enrollment: The truth about healthcare’s duplicative processes

Credentialing & Enrollment: The truth about healthcare’s duplicative processes

Penelope Simonds is a healthcare administration leader with over 15 years experience in billing and credentialing. Throughout her career, she’s seen the billing portion of her work increase efficiency by…

3 Steps to Credentialing Success (& How to Avoid Common Mistakes)

3 Steps to Credentialing Success (& How to Avoid Common Mistakes)

In our last post, we outlined what health-tech startups need to know about credentialing and WHY it is uber important to get an effective credentialing process in place, early.  Now let's talk HOW. Provider…

What Startups Need to Know about Credentialing

What Startups Need to Know about Credentialing

Why is Credentialing Important for Your Health-Tech Startup? Credentialing is a vital process for health-tech startups that connect patients and providers. Credentialing lays the foundation for how you conduct business and…