Credentialing a TeleHealth Company
Medical Credentialing can be a very intimidating phrase if you aren’t familiar with it, or just getting started and you don’t know where to begin. So, let’s dive into it to help make the credentialing process a little less stressful.
What is Credentialing?
Credentialing is a process of objectively evaluating and verifying a practitioner’s current licensure, training, experience, competence, and ability to provide particular services or perform particular procedures. It is usually carried out by the organization that will bill for the provider’s services.
Do Providers need to be credentialed?
This is a very broad question because it varies from state to state, by education and by specialty. The requirements for medical credentialing depends on the requirements of the facility where the patient is located and/or the source of payment for the service. The facility’s medical board may require credentialing to protect the health and safety of their patients, regardless of any other requirements.
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STAT MedCare, LLC. USA
Credentialing can be a very intimidating phrase if you aren’t familiar with it, or just getting started and you don’t know where to begin. STAT helps to make this process a little less stressful...