Medical Staff Services

Privileges

Credentialing is a term that encompasses two separate processes: credentialing and privileging.

Credentialing
Primary source verification of healthcare provider’s education, training, work experience, licensure, and other related information provided by the applicant.

Privileging
Granting approval for an individual to perform a specific procedure or scope of practice based on documented competence in the specialty in which privileges are requested.

As part of the credentialing and privileging process, practitioners should review the following documents:

Links to partnering hospital’s Medical Staff Services pages: