Advanced Credentialing

August 20 | Washington, D.C. 

About the Program

For the seasoned credentialing professional, this one-day seminar explores challenging issues surrounding credentialing. Frequent problems that arise during the credentialing process will be dissected, and activity sessions will focus on real-life problems and solutions.

Participants will receive a special volume of Credentialing standards from each NCQA accreditation product.

NOTE: This seminar will not review NCQA credentialing standards. For an in-depth explanation, please attend the August 18-19 “Introduction to NCQA’s Credentialing Standards” seminar.

Who Should Attend

This interactive program is geared towards individuals seasoned in collecting, reporting, and acting upon credentialing data to include (but not limited to):

  •  Credentialing Specialist/Coordinators/Managers/Directors
  •  Quality Improvement Managers/Directors
  •  Consultants
  •  Information Systems Specialist/Managers/Directors
  •  Vendors/Contractors
  •  Regulatory Specialist/Managers/Directors
  •  Provider Relations Specialist/Manager

Hours, Registration Fees & Location

Seminar Hours:

The seminar is from 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Registration is from 7:45 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
Continental breakfast and lunch will be served.

Registration Fees:
Early Bird Registration Fee: $745 on or before July 7th
Regular Registration Fee: $795 after July 7th

Embassy Suites
DC Convention Center
900 10th Street, NW
Washington, D.C. 20001
(toll free) 1-800- Embassy or (locally) 202-739-2001

Hotel Rate and Deadlines:
$169 Single/Double on or before July 28, 2014
Space and room rate are subject to availability. Early reservations are strongly recommended.

Continuing Education

In support of improving patient care, the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) is accredited by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

This live educational activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Continuing nursing education contact hours will be provided to participants

Education Resources

  New! Effective May 1, 2014, NCQA will change the delivery format of some of its printed education materials to electronic format.

One week before a seminar or workshop, registered attendees will receive an e-mail with a link and instructions for accessing electronic presentation slides, handouts and reference materials. Materials can be printed in advance or downloaded onto a laptop, tablet or smartphone to view during the seminar or workshop.

Remember to download your materials ahead of time!

To find out more about our e-Material, read our FAQs.

Policies and Discounts
This includes the printable registration form; substitutions, transfers/credits and cancellation policies as well as other education policies and discount information.

Publications and Products
View all NCQA publications and products, including HEDIS manuals, Accreditation standards and NCQA newsletters.

Customer Support
Need Help? Have Questions? NCQA Customer Support is available Monday - Friday, 8:30 - 5:00 ET M-F: (888) 275-7585