Home > Tools You Can Use > Topics > Insurers > Credentialing You Can Use:Topics:Insurers:Credentialing<p>Save time with these tips on the physician Credentialing process. PAMED is leading efforts to voice physician concerns about insurance practices that take time away from patient care. </p><p>One example is legislation that would streamline physician credentialing. PAMED also supports legislation that would overhaul the prior authorization process, require fair payer contracts, and limit payer retroactive payment denials to 180 days.</p><p>Looking for the Pennsylvania Standard Credentialing Application? <a href="/PAMED_Downloads/PennsylvaniaStandardCredentialingApp.pdf">Download a printable copy</a>. <br></p> Updates Its Credentialing Rights Policy, Effective April 2017 <p>Highmark has updated its provider credentialing rights policy, effective April 2017. <br></p> FAQFAQ: Physician Contracting <p>​​</p>Physicians;#Residents/Fellows;# ChecklistThe Pennsylvania Medical Society has compiled a checklist of items needed to complete the credentialing process.Physicians;#Practice Administrators;#