Attaining and maintaining provider hospital privileges for your practice’s providers can be a daunting task – not to mention a pain in the neck. Every facility has its own rules, deadlines and expiration dates. Missing even one simple step can lead to extensive delays, lapses in approvals, and legal nightmares for both the hospital and your provider.
There is a lot riding on you acquiring and managing your provider’s hospital privileges so they are accurate and up-to-date. The challenge is that there hasn’t been an easy way to manage the process – until now…
Credentialing and privileging expert, Brianna Foulkrod, CPCS, CPMSM, will help you improve the accuracy and timeliness of managing your provider’s hospital privileges. You’ll get step-by-step tactics to help make the process faster and easier, so you can avoid any lapses in authorization.
Here are just a few of the practical, plain-English provider hospital privileging tactics you’ll receive by viewing this 60-minute online training:
- Breakdown the difference between hospital privileges and medical staff membership
- How to use the hospital bylaws to improve your approval
- Keep your applications moving with insider pro tips that work
- Comply with Joint Commission regulations to get your applications approved more quickly
- Better define the type of privileges you need (courtesy, admitting, surgical )
- Track recredentialing dates to avoid lapses in hospital privileges
- Ensuring adequate scope of practice approval to cover provider services
- And so much more…
Provider Hospital Privileging Consequences To Avoid
Submitting incorrect or incomplete information when applying for hospital privileges can have severe consequences ranging from patient well being to costly lawsuits. Mastering the nuances of hospital privileging for your providers is essential to their ability to care for their patients and to run a successful practice.
You can improve the accuracy and workload associated with getting your providers privileges at the hospital of their choice.
Simply sign up for this expert-led online training to gain the provider hospital privileging skills you need.
Don’t wait, order today.
Brianna Foulkrod, CPCS, CPMSM brings over 12 years’ experience in the healthcare industry. She is currently the Director of Credentialing for Texas Health Physicians Group, based in Dallas, TX. Brianna experience includes many aspects of credentialing including privileging, medical licensing, delegated credentialing, NCQA CVO operations, and leadership.
In her current role, she manages a team that is responsible for onboarding, credentialing and delegation for over 1,000 practitioners, and over 20 health plan clients. Brianna holds her Certified Provider Credentialing Specialist (CPCS) and Certified Professional Medical Services Management (CPMSM) certifications through the National Association Medical Staff Services (NAMSS).
She is an active member of NAMSS, previously serving on the inaugural year of the Young Professionals Work Group, and the Texas Society of Medical Services Specialists (TSMSS), where she serves as a Director at Large and Conference and Education co-chair. Brianna has spoken and presented topics on leadership and credentialing for NAMSS and TSMSS.