Credentialing is the process by which payers verify providers’ backgrounds before allowing them into their networks, and is critical to a practice’s ability to get paid for patient care, yet can be a frustrating, time-consuming task. In this presentation, Chastity and Brittany will demonstrate that credentialing doesn’t have to be hard! The quicker the provider is credentialed, the quicker the money comes through the door and can increase patient volume and collection.
This presentation will show you tips and tools for an effective work flow that will optimize the credentialing process and get money in the door faster. You will also find out what common mistakes may be happening in your credentialing department.
- Tips and tricks on how to effectively streamline and shorten the credentialing process
- Demonstrations of best practice tools that may be utilized to aid the credentialing process including ideal provider onboarding and storage of provider information
- How to avoid follow up issues and common mishaps in the credentialing process
Brittany L. Rongey, MHA, Health Care Consultant
G. Merella Schandl, CPMSM, CPCS, Senior Health Care Consultant
Brittany L. Rongey, MHA
health care consultant, Anders CPAs + Advisors
As a health care consultant, Brittany works on credentialing services for clients of Anders Health Care Services. She enjoys working with physician groups to simplify their credentialing processes. Brittany also helped launch a new credentialing software that optimizes processes for clinicians and office managers and better serves health care clients.