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A Beginner’s Guide to CVO Credentialing

A Beginner’s Guide to CVO Credentialing

Proper credentialing keeps healthcare organizations running smoothly. Without continuous, verifiable credentialing, healthcare organizations risk their patients’ safety as well as the reputation and financial well-being of their own practices. Financial risks for...

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Who Are Locum Tenens Providers and What Do They Do?

Who Are Locum Tenens Providers and What Do They Do?

Locum tenens is Latin for placeholder. A locum tenens physician takes the place of a provider when they are absent — a substitute. In the early 1970s, a federal grant was awarded to the University of Utah for the purpose of providing physician staffing services to...

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What Is a Healthcare Compliance Audit?

What Is a Healthcare Compliance Audit?

Healthcare is a high-risk industry; auditing is the systematic and objective process that mitigates risk. Healthcare compliance requires objectivity and accountability through independent review by a variety of auditing boards and institutions. A healthcare compliance...

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The Importance of NCQA Certification for CVOs

The Importance of NCQA Certification for CVOs

The Importance of NCQA Certification for CVOs Verifying credentials for practitioners and affiliated organizations is a key component of patient safety in healthcare. To perform thorough, efficient, and accurate credentialing, a credentials verification organization...

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Defining Roles of the Credentialing Process

Defining Roles of the Credentialing Process

In this blog, Hugh Greeley identifies the four distinct parties and the primary activities of each party’s role involved in credentialing a new applicant for medical staff appointment. He recommends clear delegation and understanding the sequence for maximum...

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Verisys and Aperture Move Ahead Under Verisys Brand

Verisys and Aperture Move Ahead Under Verisys Brand

Verisys is the go-forward name for the combined company. The Aperture brand will be retired. In addition, Verisys will be headquartered in Aperture’s former home office of Louisville, Ky. “We chose the Verisys name because of its recognition as the top technology...

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Benefits of Governance, Risk, and Compliance Automation

Benefits of Governance, Risk, and Compliance Automation

As the healthcare industry is increasingly targeted for data theft and fraud, information security has emerged as a top priority for healthcare institutions. In 2020, more large healthcare breaches were reported than in any other year since the HITECH Act mandated the...

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