There should be no debate about the benefits of standardizing vendor credentialing for healthcare providers and suppliers. C4UHC supporter AdvaMed recently shared numbers on what vendor credentialing costs the healthcare industry, and they exceed $800 million.
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 [...]