symplr Webcast Focuses on Preventing Credentialing Negligence

HOUSTON - MAY 10, 2016symplr®, a leading provider of Software as a Service (SaaS) based healthcare compliance and credentialing solutions, and partner HCPro, a leader in healthcare compliance education and training, today announced their upcoming webcast “Understanding Negligence in Credentialing.” Part of the symplr Education Series focused on Credentialing and Privileging Management, the webcast will air on Wednesday, May 11, 2016, at 12 p.m. CT/1 p.m. ET. To register, visit

In this symplr webcast, speaker Kathy Matzka, CPMSM, CPCS, will clearly define negligence in healthcare credentialing and will illustrate the impact past and recent lawsuits have had on the credentialing practices of healthcare facilities. Matzka will also educate attendees on their organizations’ responsibility to exercise due care in credentialing and develop processes that may help reduce instances of negligence. This webcast is eligible for NAMSS credits.

“Credentialing vendors, providers, doctors and other staff is a detailed process that must be handled with care as you are dealing with sensitive information,” said Rick Pleczko, President and CEO of symplr. “Kathy Matzka has helped many healthcare facilities of all sizes and specialties develop processes for credentialing while maintaining the security of this delicate information. She will help make attendees aware of potential areas where negligence can occur in hopes of preventing serious issues.”

To view archives of past webcasts in the symplr education webcast series, visit

About Kathy Matzka, CPMSM, CPCS

Kathy Matzka, CPMSM, CPCS is a consultant, speaker and writer specializing in provider credentialing and professional staff issues for hospitals, long term care facilities, managed care organizations, credentials verification organizations, and physician practices. She can provide your staff with the knowledge and tools needed to ensure your organization meets or exceeds the rigorous standards and expectations of today's health care industry.

About HCPro, Inc.

Established in 1986, HCPro, Inc., provides information, products, and services assisting healthcare providers in North America and around the globe with regulatory compliance and best practices for healthcare management. The company delivers its mission-critical content in a wide variety of complementary, integrated platforms. Specializing in training programs as well as live events and consulting services, HCPro is the leader in meeting the specific needs of healthcare managers. Flagship HCPro brands include HealthLeaders Media and The Greeley Company. Additional information can be found at

About symplr

Founded in 2006, symplr is an industry leader in compliance and credentialing Software as a Service solutions that help healthcare organizations mitigate risk and ensure compliance. symplr has a single mission: to make healthcare compliance and credentialing simpler for all constituents of the healthcare community. For more information or to contact symplr, visit or (866) 373-9725. 

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