3 edition of Credentialing in the managed care environment found in the catalog.
Credentialing in the managed care environment
Hugh P. Greeley
|Statement||Hugh P. Greeley ; edited by Kristen Woods.|
|Contributions||Woods, Kristen A.|
|LC Classifications||RA413.5.U5 G74 1996|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 223 p. :|
|Number of Pages||223|
|LC Control Number||97126090|
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What Is Physician Credentialing?. Physicians receive extensive training, including eight years of formal education and usually several additional years in residencies and fellowships. In theory, this should ensure that any practicing physician meets acceptable standards of training, ethics and competence. A managed care expert overviews the history, structure, regulation, and issues of the complex US health care system. This second edition work was originally published by Aspen in Much of the information is distilled from another of the doctor's books, The Managed Care Handbook, 4th ed. An extensive glossary is included, but there are no refer4/5(1).
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CREDENTIALING FOR MANAGED CARE: Compliant Processes for Health Plans and Delegated Entities AMY M. NIEHAUS, CPMSM, CPCS, MBA New to managed care credentialing. Whether you work for a health plan or a hospital medical staff services department, this how-to guide answers all of your health plan credentialing and enrollment questions.
Credentialing and managed care definitely share a strong relationship. With effective and thorough credentialing, MCOs are able to prosper and grow. It also provides several benefits to MCOs, which include a decrease in liability risk for malpractice and negligent credentialing, strong accreditations, immunities from physician lawsuits, and.
The role of the MSP is expanding to include payer enrollment and delegated credentialing responsibilities for managed care organizations. Traditionally siloed, MSPs are now beginning to take on both responsibilities, which means they must learn the nuances of managed care credentialing as well as the regulatory and accreditation requirements of NCQA, CMS, and URAC.
Managed Care Credentialing: Compliance Strategies for Health Plans, CVOs, and Delegated Entities. Amy M. Niehaus, CPMSM, CPCS, MBA. The role of the MSP is expanding to include payer enrollment and delegated credentialing responsibilities for managed care organizations. " Credentialing through was a seamless, painless, and efficient process.
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Covering the credentialing process for both hospitals and managed care organizations, Physician Credentialing: A Guide for Physician Office Staff is a must-have, practical, and easy-to-read guide for credentialing coordinators and office managers, whether they are brand-new or experienced. The book walks readers through the required forms, provides suggested timelines, details.
Delegated Credentialing in Managed Care Delegation is a formal process by which an organization gives another entity the authority to perform certain functions on its behalf. In the managed care environment, the volume of practitioners that are required to be credentialed and recredentialed can exceed tens, even hundreds, of thousands based on.
MSPs in all healthcare environments can benefit from understanding credentialing in the managed care world to support their organizational goals of compliance, operational efficiency, cost savings, and practitioner satisfaction.
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Delegation is a formal process by which an organization gives another entity the authority to perform certain functions on its behalf. In the managed care environment, the volume of practitioners that are required to be credentialed and recredentialed can exceed tens, even hundreds, of thousands based on the size of the plan and its geographic coverage.
There are several reasons [ ]. The policy paper “Supporting Provider Transition to Medicaid Managed Care” describes what Medicaid providers should expect during their transition to managed care, including guidance on enrolling and credentialing, contracting with health plans.
Visit to get more information about this book, to buy it in print, or to download it as a free PDF. With great speed and a considerable amount of controversy, managed care has produced dramatic changes in American health care. At the end ofmillion Americans—more than This article examines the basics of managed care and explores leading topics in the field.
The authors have endeavored to provide the nonhealth care lawyer with the key to decipher the managed care code. The reader should know that the authors of the article address all sides of the managed care trinity — the providers, the patients, and the payors.
In general terms, measurement of the quality of health care is driven by different forces in the private and public sectors.
In the private sector, quality measurement is a reflection of the requirements of the accreditation process and, increasingly, is also a response to the demands of employers and other purchasers through contracting, report cards, and other means. If your health system or integrated provider network has delegated credentialing arrangements with payers, Managed Care Partners will perform or augment the delegated credentialing functions, including: review of the provider’s application and attestation to be certain it is complete, original s.
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