• April 10, 2017 -  The Consortium for Universal Healthcare Credentialing (C4UHC) has issued a Request for Proposal (RFP) to invite vendors to partner with the C4UHC to create a standardized, open, and interoperable individual and company credentialing solution.  The ultimate goal of this project is to solidify written and data standards for credentialing and create an interoperable process to communicate those standards to meet the needs for both suppliers and health care providers.   The deadline to submit an RFP is Friday, April 21, 2017.  To answer any questions related to the RFP, C4UHC will conduct a “bidder’s conference” on April 17, 2017 at 2:00 PM EDT.  This is a one hour teleconference where vendors (identified by number for anonymity) are able to call in and ask questions about the RFP.  Vendors should contact the C4UHC Secretariat (Dede.Godstrey@dbr.com) to receive instructions to participate in the teleconference.

 

  • The Journal of Healthcare Contracting has posted an article about the Consortium's efforts, available at:  http://www.jhconline.com/next-steps.html.

  • Strategic Marketplace Initiative (SMI) is hosting its first SMI2U Webinar of 2017 featuring Consortium for Universal Healthcare Credentialing leaders in a presentation entitled: Achieving Standardized and Interoperable Credentialing and How You Can Help on Monday, February 6, 2017 at 1:00 PM EDT / 12:00 pm CDT / 11:00 am MDT / 10:00 am PDT. REGISTER TODAY AT: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8705991722787351553

    • The Consortium for Universal Healthcare Credentialing (C4UHC) leaders will provide an update on the industry’s progress towards standardized and interoperable credentialing. The mission of C4UHC is to streamline the health care industry representative credentialing process in a manner that will protect patient safety and confidentiality, eliminate duplicative efforts and costs, and meet the needs for both health care providers and suppliers. The Consortium looks to accomplish this goal by solidifying written and data standards for credentialing, promoting adoption of such standards, and creating an interoperable process to communicate those standards. 

  • November 14, 2016 -  The Consortium for Universal Healthcare Credentialing (C4UHC) has issued an RFI to invite vendors to partner with the C4UHC to create a standardized, open, and interoperable individual and company credentialing solution.  The ultimate goal of this project is to solidify written and data standards for credentialingand create an interoperable process to communicate those standards to meet the needs for both suppliers and health care providers.   The deadline to submit an RFI is Monday, November 28, 2016.  The C4UHC will hold a telecon on November 21st to answer any questions potential vendors may have.  During this RFI process, questions can be directed to Dede Godstrey at Dede.Godstrey@dbr.com at any time.

  • August 12, 2016 Press Release on formation of Consortium for Universal Healthcare Credentialing.