Telehealth

TELECOMPLIANCE

Keep up with the growing use of telehealth by using data-driven SaaS platforms and cloud search portals that streamline credentialing and multi-state license verification so only compliant, competent providers treat patients on their devices.

ONE-STOP COMPLIANCE FOR
REMOTE HEALTHCARE

More providers mean more patients receiving care. This also means more administrative activity for health systems to verify licensure nationwide, plus credential, enroll and monitor a larger provider base.

Telehealth requires that physicians are licensed in all states of practice. Verisys helps health systems broaden patient access to quality care with its comprehensive credentialing and monitoring solutions for turnkey provider data management.

Here’s how:

  • Primary source data: Continuous access to Verisys’ proprietary database, FACIS in addition to its aggregated database of millions of records from thousands of primary sources.
  • Automated alerts and dashboard views: Alert schedules for expirations of licenses, registrations, and certifications. Learn of adverse actions and sanctions in real-time.
  • Centralized storage: All provider credentials system-wide in one, secure cloud platform, CheckMedic. The MedPass is the digital profile view of each provider and updates automatically in sync with CheckMedic.
  • License verification: Full historical and current license activity and status nationwide with Verisys’ service offering, Verified License Search and Status (VLSS).

There’s a lot under the Verisys hood

High standards:

Verisys is the only Credentials Verification Organization (CVO) that is National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) certified for 11 out of 11 verification services, is Utilization Review Accreditation Commission (URAC) accredited, and is ISO 9001:2015 (quality management), ISO 27001:2013 (information security), and AICPA SOC 2 (customer data security) certified.

Data platform:

Verisys’ comprehensive data platform contains more than 320 million aggregated records derived from thousands of primary sources — and growing. Data collection began in 1992 with its Fraud Abuse Control Information System (FACIS). Verisys stores cumulative records that provide a unique, longitudinal view of exclusions, debarments, sanctions, and disciplinary actions.

Data matching science:

Verisys developed a proprietary matching logic using algorithms in combination with oversight by data analysts to collect, transform, and match each piece of data to the right provider/entity consistently with 99.9% accuracy. We stand behind our results 100% of the time.

Technology:

Our innovative technology stack transforms millions of records into intuitive, interoperable formats. This powerful solution simplifies workflow for turnkey compliance and a better bottom line.

Software:

Verisys designed and built the first data-powered Software as a Service (SaaS) credentialing platform, CheckMedic 20 years ago. Solutions innovation continued with real-time search and transaction engines, VerisysConnect, and ProviderCheck that instantly deliver accurate provider data when you need it. These unique, comprehensive solutions streamline provider data management, credentialing, privileging, and enrollment.

From the Verisys Blog

What is the Credentialing Process for Nurse Practitioners?

What is the Credentialing Process for Nurse Practitioners?

Every healthcare provider within a healthcare delivery organization must be initially credentialed then re-credentialed every three years in order to practice, retain privileges, and submit for reimbursement. When a healthcare organization hires licensed and certified nurse practitioners, the medical staff services team or an independent credentials verification organization (CVO) conducts the credentialing process. Credentialing is a process through which healthcare organizations verify providers’ education, training, certifications, and licensure....

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What is CVO Credentialing?

What is CVO Credentialing?

CVO credentialing refers to the use of a Credentials Verification Organization to perform medical credentialing on behalf of a healthcare practice or organization. The CVO verifies a provider’s credentials by obtaining primary source verification of a provider's qualifications on the organization’s behalf. Upon verification, a provider may then enroll in payers' health plans so that the healthcare organization can be reimbursed for services. Credentialing healthcare providers can include verification of their license, education, medical training, work...

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Facts about The Joint Commission Accreditation Standards

Facts about The Joint Commission Accreditation Standards

The Joint Commission, also known as TJC, accredits and certifies more than 22,000 healthcare organizations and services in the United States. TJC accreditation sets a standard for patient safety and process improvement. Most US state governments will not reimburse Medicare and Medicaid services without Joint Commission accreditation, so successful TJC accreditation is essential for any healthcare entity accepting payment from government programs. Founded in 1951, TJC (formerly known as JCAHO), accredits and certifies healthcare organizations to ensure...

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How Historical Data Can Be Key To Patient Safety

How Historical Data Can Be Key To Patient Safety

Primary Source Verification and Ongoing Monitoring is Essential to Effective Provider Credentialing and Privileging Sometimes there’s more to the picture. Thorough screening followed by continuous monitoring as part of the credentialing process is the most essential task in the process of providing quality care and protecting patients. However, in the past, without instant access to verified data available in a secure cloud, or online, it was nearly impossible to keep up with re-credentialing every two years, let alone monthly or continuous monitoring....

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