Category: Provider Data Management

4 Trends in Provider Data for Provider Network Administrators in 2016

4 Trends in Provider Data for Provider Network Administrators in 2016

This month, we’re all planning for the new year. If your health plan is like most, the last few years have been about the ACA and how it affects your…

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…

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…

What’s in your Physician Finder/Provider Directory?

What’s in your Physician Finder/Provider Directory?

How can physician credentialing add value with well-maintained data? Technology is helping advance healthcare on many fronts, but according to this 2014 analysis, connecting patients to doctors is not one…