Doctors, nurses and other medical practitioners must keep up often multiple licenses and certifications. There are everything from board certifications to confirmations of inoculations to track. Adding to the complexity: equipment has its own set of licenses and certifications, and so do the facilities themselves.
Miss a deadline, and it’s not just simply a matter of paying a late fee. It may mean a surgeon can’t operate or a piece of equipment needs to be taken offline, negatively impacting both patient care and the bottom line.
Keeping on top of it all can be a nightmare, explains David Baule, CEO of MISO3 in this podcast. The challenge is amplified by the fact that each certification has its own renewal dates, frequency of renewal, and can be tracked in multiple different places, including third party databases.
How do you stay on top of it all? Like much else in compliance, he advises, by prioritizing. Also, look to automation.
Listen in to learn more about the risks and possible solution.