Vendor credentialing requirements at healthcare facilities shouldn’t be so difficult. That’s what Jim Ziegra, HCIR Credentialing Manager at Abiomed, wants healthcare facilities to know about the often cumbersome validation processes that take up valuable time for both hospital staff and medical supplier representatives.
In January 2019, the Consortium for Universal Healthcare Credentialing, Inc. (C4UHC) successfully completed the process of certification to develop ANSI (American National Standards Institute) standards for healthcare supplier credentialing through NEMA, an ANSI standards-setting body. C4UHC said that the adoption of ANSI standards require suppliers to work with their providers of [...]
Consortium for Universal Healthcare Credentialing (C4UHC) Releases ANSI Standards for Supplier Credentialing
In April 2019, members of the Consortium for Universal Healthcare Credentialing (C4UHC), Inc., working with the National Electrical Manufacturer Association (NEMA), formed a Canvas Group of healthcare stakeholders to successfully develop the new ANSI/NEMA SC1-2019 standard, with approval from the American National Standards Institute (ANSI). This new ANSI standardized credentials for [...]