You know that it is essential to maintain your provider relationships. Your practice must perform the necessary but burdensome tasks that keep those all-important plan reimbursements coming in.Read More
Medical credentialing means doing a kind of background check on doctors and other healthcare providers. So credentialing is required for individuals who provide health care.Read More
1st Assistant is excited to announce our new proprietary software product 1st Cred!
This sophisticated, comprehensive credentialing software has been developed BY credentialing professionals FOR credentialing professionals. 1st Cred contains complete processes for payer enrollment and primary source verification services.Read More
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has lifted its temporary home health agencies (HHA) moratorium for Medicare and Medicaid provider enrollment in certain states.Read More
The healthcare industry is making progress in automating business processes. That is the conclusion of the recently released Council for Affordable Quality Healthcare (CAQH) 2018 Index Report.Read More
Do you have idle staff members looking for more work to do? Do you and your team have so much extra time that you are constantly creating busywork for them? In short, are you fulfilling all your payer enrollments, reenrollments and medical credentialing tasks perfectly, accurately and with plenty of time to spare?Read More
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has once again issued emergency instructions for providers and suppliers who submit claims to Medicare Administrative Contractors. The interim processes are applicable to beneficiaries who were affected by the November 30th Alaska earthquake.Read More