healthcare compliance and credentialing

symplr Blog

Articles to make governance, risk, & compliance the simplest part of your day.

Blog Feature

Payor Enrollment | Data

Does your payer enrollment data need a spring cleaning?

By: Cyndi Wiltshire
April 12th, 2018

With spring in the air, it’s time to embrace change and organization. As we all know, provider credentialing tends to generate lots of data and documentation. How you manage your data can be the difference between success and failure. Mismanaged data may cause costly downstream consequences of application delays or even rejections. Clutter creates stress and anxiety, whether it be in your mind or your work space. When you’re surrounded with disorganized stacks of paper it is easy to allow your mind to wander and lose focus. Next thing you know, valuable hours of productivity have disappeared, you are working harder than ever, still falling behind and missing targeted deadlines (increased days in A/R or even worse, the dreaded claims write-offs).  Some helpful ways to minimize the clutter and create an environment to succeed at provider credentialing:

Read More

Share

Blog Feature

Provider Credentialing | SkillSurvey | Provider Management | Peer Referencing

Streamline and Simplify Credentialing with Digital Peer Referencing

By: symplr
April 10th, 2018

One of the most effective ways you can compete with other healthcare facilities is to hire the best, brightest doctors. That’s why peer referencing, a key component of physician credentialing, is so important—you want confirmation from an applicant’s peers that you’re making the right hiring decision. 

Read More

Share

symplyr top blog posts of 2017

Top 10 Posts of 2017

Access a collection of posts providing you with valuable insights and education dedicated to making governance, risk, and compliance the simplest part of your day.

Blog Feature

Healthcare | Healthcare Automation

Taking the robots out of the humans: robotics in revenue cycle management

By: symplr
April 9th, 2018

Written by Rob Gontarek, president and CEO of Meridian Medical Management

Read More

Share

Blog Feature

Provider Credentialing | Healthcare Provider Credentialing | Provider Privileging | Provider Management

Interoperability & Provider Privileging: Part II

By: symplr
April 2nd, 2018

In Part I, we discussed the reasons for a lack interoperability in healthcare from a privileging perspective. In part II, we'll take a look at some of the problems a lack of interoperability causes for the provider privileging process.

Read More

Share

Blog Feature

Provider Credentialing | Healthcare Provider Credentialing | Provider Privileging | Provider Management

Interoperability & Provider Privileging: Part I

By: symplr
March 27th, 2018

This is the first in a two-part series on healthcare interoperability. Part I examines the reasons why there is such a pervasive lack of interoperability as it relates to provider privileging, while Part II will dive deeper into why interoperability is so important to the provider privileging process - which ultimately affects patient safety.

Read More

Share

Blog Feature

Provider Credentialing | Healthcare Provider Credentialing | Provider Privileging | Provider Management

Signs That It May Be Time to Modernize Your Provider Credentialing & Privileging Process

By: symplr
March 11th, 2018

Provider/physician credentialing and privileging can be time-consuming and challenging. Traditional methods may have worked for years, but advancements in technology have given healthcare facilities the ability to modernize processes, proving to be a game-changer for hospital administrators and providers.

Read More

Share