HOUSTON, TX - JULY 28, 2014 - VCS, a leading provider of healthcare compliance and credentialing solutions, today announced Custom Credentialing™, a new capability within its healthcare credentialing Software as a Service platform. This new capability, a first in the industry, enables healthcare organizations to expand their credentialing program beyond vendors to staff and other non-physician resources working in or entering their facilities. Custom Credentialing™ offers facilities the power and flexibility to define credentialing criteria and validation checks to meet their specific security and compliance needs.
“With Custom Credentialing™, VCS gives us the ability to expand our credentialing program to cover any and all staff entering our facilities,” said Bob Cuthbertson, Director of Materials Management at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. “We now have the tools to easily design and manage a credentialing program that fits the exact needs of our organization to better ensure compliance and patient safety.”
“By bringing the first software solution to market that expands credentialing to nearly everyone that enters a healthcare facility, we have significantly eased the credentialing burden of healthcare organizations while dramatically increasing their security and ability to ensure compliance,” said Rick Pleczko, CEO at VCS. “In a matter of days, we can have a unique credentialing program up and running in any healthcare facility.”
About VCS (now symplr)
Founded in 2006, VCS is an industry leader in compliance and credentialing Software as a Service solutions that help healthcare organizations, mitigate risk and ensure compliance. For more information or to contact VCS, visit www.symplr.com or (866) 373-9725.
For more information contact Carrie Ward, [email protected]symplr.com. 832-407-5347