Errors abound in provider directories

September 2003
Employee Benefit News;9/15/2003, Vol. 17 Issue 12, p42
Reports on the results of a 2002 study by research group The Commonwealth Fund on the accuracy of online health care provider directories. Gaps in the accuracy and completeness of the information available in directories; Standards announced by the National Committee for Quality Assurance requiring its accredited insurers to publish physicians information only if it has been verified through the insurer credentialing processes.


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