The Medical Staff, Credentialing, and Peer Review Practice Group provides a
forum for those who represent and advise the individual health care
professional, the collective medical or professional staff, and/or the health
care entity with issues regarding the organization and operations of medical and
professional staffs in health care entities and organizations, including but not
limited to: the medical staff bylaws and rules; performance of medical staff
responsibilities; appointments and credentialing; dealing with disruptive or
impaired health care professionals; conducting peer review and quality
assurance; taking corrective action; providing fair hearings for medical and
allied health professional staffs; peer review communications and records
confidentiality; National Practitioner Data Bank querying and reporting; peer
review immunities; the effect of hospital business arrangements (e.g., exclusive
contracts, mergers, acquisitions) upon medical staff membership and privilege.
New Resource: MSCPR PG Topical Library
AHLA is pleased to
unveil a new PG resource, the Topical Library, where PG members can
access the most relevant and recent AHLA publications and resources
related to their practice area.Access
This Topical Library is exclusive
to MSCPR PG members and serves as a hub for AHLA content related to the MSCPR practice area. Exclusive MSCPR PG content, along with other AHLA
content, is included in this Topical Library.
the Topical Library.
Benefits and Activities
Special Feature: National Practitioner Databank (NPDB) Resources