Life Sciences

Groups agree on clinical credentialing standard

Device Regulation Alert: Safety, Compliance and Reimbursement News, March 30, 2009

AdvaMed and 10 other healthcare organizations are working together to create national standards for clinical healthcare industry representative (HCIR) credentialing, according to an AdvaMed release.

Clinical HCIRs include industry professionals who provide technical support related to procedures ranging from knee replacements to programming cardiac pacemakers.

Read more about the clinical credentialing recommendation.