Category Archives: News & Information

Changes in Board Certification – Maintenance of Certification

The old adage “nothing ever stays the same” holds true for us in the field of medicine. One might argue more so than any other chosen professional field.  Maintenance of Certification (MOC) is not a new term to those in … Continue reading

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The NPDB and HIPDB Have Merged

On May 6, 2013, The National Practitioner Data Bank (NPDB) and the Healthcare Integrity and Protection Data Bank (HIPDB) merged into one Data Bank. Like any merger, this created a new look and more questions about what was included in … Continue reading

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Foreign Graduates and Documentation Requirements

The initial appointment process requires specific documents to meet accreditation and licensing standards. One of those requirements is a government-issued photo ID. MPR receives this documentation in a variety of different documents including driver’s license, passport and military IDs. Foreign … Continue reading

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MPR Expands Services with Via Christi

Medical Provider Resources entered into an agreement with Via Christi Health Systems to provide system-wide credentialing services effective Feb. 1. The new agreement means MPR will conduct primary credential verification for all providers and allied health staff seeking practice privileges … Continue reading

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MPR in the Media

Medical Provider Resources has recently been recognized in two publications, the Kansas Connections Newsletter and MD News, for their varied service lines and helping providers have more time to deliver patient care. The Kansas Connections Newsletter is a publication for … Continue reading

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Verification of Hospital Affiliations

Have you ever walked through the grocery store and spied that piece of chocolate you have been craving?  Then comes the internal conversation…”do I want this piece of chocolate or do I need this piece of chocolate? After all chocolate … Continue reading

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MPR is Launching an Educational Blog Series!

Education and communication are the keys to success. I’m convinced this is a true statement and it has become a mantra in the MPR office. We often receive questions….Why do we ask for the things we ask for?  What do … Continue reading

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What’s New on the Horizon – Hot Topics

I have three children that play tennis.  Everyone who plays the game knows success is based on focusing on where the ball is going to be and not where it is at the moment.  I recently attended the National Association … Continue reading

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6 Challenges of Health Care

The MPR staff has recently recognized a 6-month milestone in our conversion to a blended credentialing process.  What we realized in reviewing the challenges and accomplishments we’ve faced during the journey was insightful.  Many times you don’t know what you’ve … Continue reading

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New Website

Medical Provider Resources (MPR) is thrilled to launch our new website. We have a new look and a new direction for our business, and I believe the website accurately captures all of it. Check out the online Request to Send … Continue reading

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