Certification

Interested in pursuing certification? Want more information on what you need to do to become certified?

NAMSS (National Association Medical Staff Services) offers two certification opportunities:

  • Certified Provider Credentialing Specialist - CPCS

  • Certified Professional Medical Service Management - CPMSM

For further details on becoming certified, please see the NAMSS website.

Earn Your AA in Medical Staff Services Degree

National American University (NAU) introduces its Associate of Applied Science degree in Medical Staff Services Management (MSSM). This two-year program is fully online, offering students the convenience of attending classes in your own home or office, with no commuting. Graduates of NAU's A.A.S. degree in medical staff services management are well qualified to work in hospitals, managed care facilities, ambulatory care facilities, credentialing verification organizations, and other health care facilities as credentialing experts. The program's coursework also prepares graduates for the Certified Professional in Medical Services Management (CPMSM) or the Certified Professional Credentialing Specialist (CPCS) examinations. Credits earned from the MSSM program will seamlessly transfer into a Bachelor's of Science degree in Healthcare Management and further create opportunities for career advancements!

National American University is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association, www.ncahlc.org. NAU also offers career degree programs in business, criminal justice, information technology, and health care. For more information, e-mail [email protected] or call 1.800.209.0182.