Introduction to Credentialing Standards 

November 28-29 | Washington, D.C.


About the Program

Intro.jpgNew to credentialing or need an in-depth explanation of NCQA’s credentialing standards? If so, this program is the one for you! Faculty will walk participants through a detailed explanation of each Credentialing standard. Participants will receive a Special Volume that contains Credentialing standards from each NCQA accreditation product.

Upon completion of this seminar, participants will be able to:

  • Explain the NCQA Credentialing standards
  • Identify appropriate credentialing and recredentialing documentation and operational procedures required to comply with NCQA accreditation standards
  • Describe potential problem areas in the credentialing process

Seats are limited. Early registration is highly recommended.
Please note: A seat is not secured until payment is received and processed.

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Date, Location & Seminar Fees

November 28-29 | Washington, D.C.

8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. on November 28 
8:30 a.m. – 12:30 pm. on November 29  
Registration is 8:10 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. on November 28  
Continental breakfast will be served both days; lunch will be served on the first day.

Registration Fees:
Early Bird Registration Fee: $850 on or before October 31 
Regular Registration Fee: $995 after October 31 

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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.  
NCQA designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 9 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should only claim the credit that corresponds with their level of participation in the activity. 

This educational activity is approved for 9 nursing education contact hours.

This seminar is sold out. To be added to the waitlist, click Register.

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!

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Policies and Discounts
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