Effective credentialing helps organizations manage liability risk, attract customers and obtain accreditation from organizations such as The Joint Commission and NCQA. An efficient credentialing process also enables healthcare providers to more quickly deliver care to patients.
Digitizing and streamlining the credentialing process with Laserfiche has a number of benefits for healthcare organizations, including faster turnaround time, decreased costs and improved security of protected information.
Credentialing is imperative to the success of any healthcare organization. Managing the credentialing process can be a tremendous task, with a myriad of information about each provider that must be maintained and be readily accessible. Keeping track of training hours/credits received each year, the types of training (internships, fellowships, residency, etc), verifying medical schools and completion of education, licensing status, complaints, and much more can require a significant amount of resources.