Credentialing and Privileging 101


Credentialing and privileging are pharmacy imperatives new to many pharmacists. As the landscape evolves and centralizes, you must know how it will affect your practice regarding employment opportunities, payment and reimbursement for services, enrollment in payer networks, and individual practice authority. Learn everything you need to know about the evolving process and emerging technologies.

Pharmacist Learning Objectives

At the completion of this knowledge-based activity, participants will be able to: 

  1. Define credentialing and privileging and how they relate to pharmacists serving as health care providers.  
  2. Describe emerging technologies to centralize and facilitate pharmacist credentialing processes. 
  3. Explain the benefits of credentialing and privileging programs to the advancement of pharmacists’ patient care service delivery.
  4. Describe examples of pharmacist credentialing and privileging programs in the marketplace.
Jeffrey Rochon, PharmD
Washington State Pharmacy Assoc
Learning Level: Level 1
Track: Pharmacy Management and Professional Leadership
Session Time Slot(s): 
Sunday, March 18
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Music City Center - Room 104A-B
ACPE Pharmacist: 0202-0000-18-027-L04-P
CEUs Pharmacist: 0.1
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