Virtual Credentialing Specialist (CPCS®) Certification Preparation Course

The NAMSS Credentialing Specialist Certification Preparation Workshop is a four-week* interactive program designed to help you assess your knowledge of the CPCS® exam content and identify areas in which additional study is necessary before you take the exam. This comprehensive workshop provides a high-level overview of the exam topics including credentialing and privileging; primary source verification; compliance with standards; and medical staff services operations reviewed from the perspective of a variety of health care settings including hospitals, managed care organizations, ambulatory care settings and CVOs. 

Participants will work through a series of online modules supplemented with four live sessions facilitated by experienced NAMSS speakers. A key focus of the course is your development of a personalized study plan for post-workshop study and preparation to take the examination. The course includes comprehensive supplementary resources to help you prepare for the exam.  

This course covers the following Tomorrow's MSP® Skillsets: 

  • Analytical Thinking
  • Clinical Competence Evaluation
  • Confidentiality
  • Database Management
  • Flexibility/Adaptability
  • Information Technology
  • Legal
  • Managed Care
  • Medical Staff Bylaws & Policies and Procedures
  • Professional Ethics
  • Risk Management

*The March 2022 virtual Credentialing Specialist (CPCS®) Certification Preparation Course will be offered in a compressed, two-week format for individuals that will be sitting for the spring exam and conclude before the testing window closes (March 26).