Centralized Credentialing and Beyond:
Navigating the Frontier of System Integration
Thursday, October 16, 2014
1:00 - 2:00 pm (EST)
Healthcare organizations continually seek opportunities to improve efficiency, eliminate redundancies and increase quality to stay competitive in this ever changing environment. Centralizing and standardizing credentialing processes across an organization can support this goal and achieve significant benefits.
Topics will include:
- Understanding what centralized credentialing entails and the changes to the organizational structure
- Assessing the impacts to each step of the credentialing process in a centralized environment
- Exploring the benefits, challenges and solutions to centralizing credentialing activities across an integrated healthcare system
- Evaluating the additional opportunities of integrating credentialing, recruitment and provider enrollment
- Identifying the key components to achieve success
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Meet the speaker
Amy Niehaus, CPMSM, CPCS, MBA
Amy Niehaus, CPMSM, CPCS, MBA, is a Consultant for The Greeley Company. She brings more than 25 years of credentialing and privileging experience to her work with medical staff leaders and medical services professionals.
Niehaus advises clients in the areas of accreditation, regulatory compliance, credentialing, process simplification and re-design, CVO development, credentialing technology, delegation and provides leadership and development training for medical staff leaders and medical services professionals.
Niehaus has a B.S. in Business Administration and a M.B.A. in Business Administration. She has worked in multiple healthcare environments including acute care hospitals, centralized verification organizations and managed care organizations. She is a member of the National Association Medical Staff Services and presents at state and national seminars on a variety of topics related to TJC, NCQA and URAC accreditation standards and survey preparation, managed care credentialing, delegation, and CAQH integration.
IntelliSoft Group LLC provides innovative, user-friendly software solutions to hospitals, healthcare systems, managed care organizations, CVOs, IPAs and PHOs. Our advanced software technology helps organizations automate and streamline the credentialing and privileging process thus increasing reimbursable revenue, reducing administrative costs through effective time management, maintaining regulatory compliance and improving staff/provider relationships. All products can be deployed on a traditional client server or in a self-hosted web or SaaS environment.