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We help Independent Physician Associations navigate the complexities of credentialing as well as minimize mistakes and delays.

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About 1ˢᵗ Credentialing

1ˢᵗ Credentialing has provided credentialing services to accredited Independent Physician Associations for over 15 years. Our commitment to deliver outstanding customer service is the hallmark of our business. You will be assigned to a dedicated Credentialing Coordinator who will ensure we have all the necessary information to begin your credentialing. Along the way, our team will keep you informed on all of the credentialing timelines and ongoing work so you always know where you are in the process. Our credentialing platform is tailor made to maximize credentialing performance and productivity so we can work quickly and effectively for you. Working in partnership with our clients ensures every day success, so give 1st Credentialing a try!

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Our services help eliminate the mistakes and delays that can cost thousands of dollars per week.

Independent Physician Association (IPA) Needs

1ˢᵗ Credentialing will keep you informed and up to date on all your credentialing deadlines, so you always know what is coming up and where you stand with your projects.

Our nationally certified team of experts can help setup, manage, and implement primary source credentialing guidelines for your Independent Physician Association (IPA).

Additionally, 1ˢᵗ Credentialing can maintain all your provider’s re-credentialing dates, license expirations and monthly sanction checks according to your current by-laws and guidelines.

IPA Credentialing Solutions

  • Provider Credentialing and Re-credentialing: Our process of credentialing your providers is YOUR PROCESS! We are set up to follow your current by-laws and processes.
  • Expired License Notifications: We notify you about any expired license including DEA, State licenses, board certification and more 30, 60, and 90 days before expiration.
  • Upcoming Re-credentialing Needs: We will send out provider applications up to 6 months in advance to ensure timely filing to your monthly committee meeting so your providers are reviewed on time, every time.
  • Malpractice Insurance Expiration: With our 30, 60, and 90-day notification timelines, you’re always covered.
  • Monthly Sanction Monitoring: 1ˢᵗ Credentialing will perform all sanction monitoring for your providers using the appropriate organizations to meet your needs. These organizations may include: AMA, NPDB, FSMB, ECFMG, and many others.

Natalie Spataro

Sales Director

As Sales Director, Natalie Spataro combines her Masters in Public Policy and Masters of Business Administration along with 20 years of experience and medical sales industry expertise to provide a transparent and informative experience in the sales process for our clients.

Partnering with hospitals, physician practices, and other medical businesses has given her the ability to successfully navigate the complexities of educating clients by giving them the tools needed to make an informed decision on how 1st Credentialing can benefit providers and the organization.

Client Reviews

1ˢᵗ Credentialing. Great communication. Very impressed at the timeliness of getting our providers contracted. Will DEFINITELY use for future credentialing services.

Jan O. Fall 2020

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