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Credentials Review

Date of Publication

10/29/2013

Definition

The credentials inspection and verification process conducted for healthcare providers before selection for military service, employment, and procurement.  The credentials review process is also conducted for healthcare providers before medical staff appointment and granting of clinical privileges, and is repeated at the time of reappointment and renewal of privileges.

Source of Definition

DoD Manual 6025.13: Medical Quality Assurance and Clinical Quality Management in the Military Health System (MHS)

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Credentials

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