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Medical Licensing
Requirements

Provider Credentialing​

Our credentialing and licensing specialists are available to assist you through the entire credentialing process, offering support with hospital privileging, provider enrollment, and medical state licensure.​

  • We adhere to the strictest Credentialing standards and guidelines followed by JCAHO, NAMSS & NALTO​
  • On site Credentialing & Licensing Team with over 127 years of combined experience​
  • Our Credentialing Specialists are subject matter experts in Hospital Privileging, Provider Enrollment, Licensing and Compact Licensure
Provider Credentialing​

State Medical Licensing

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    Alabama
    Required Physician Collaboration

    12 weeks

    Practice Agreement and Process

    N

    Physician Proximity

    N/A

    Required Physician Meetings

    Y

    Required On-Site or In-Person Physician Oversight

    N

    Required Minimum Chart Review or Countersignature

    Y

    Number of PAs With Whom a Physician May Practice

    Y

    Prescriptive Authority

    N

    CS Regulations

    Y

    Notes
    Alaska
    Required Physician Collaboration

    20 weeks

    Practice Agreement and Process

    Y

    Physician Proximity

    12 weeks

    Required Physician Meetings

    N

    Required On-Site or In-Person Physician Oversight

    N

    Required Minimum Chart Review or Countersignature

    N

    Number of PAs With Whom a Physician May Practice

    Y

    Prescriptive Authority
    • 1 year if graduated medical school before 1/1/1995
    • 2 years if graduated after 1/1/1995
    • 3 years IMG
    CS Regulations

    N

    Notes

    Applications are screened within 25 days of receipt in office.

    AlabamaAlaska
    Required Physician Collaboration

    12 weeks

    20 weeks

    Practice Agreement and Process

    N

    Y

    Physician Proximity

    N/A

    12 weeks

    Required Physician Meetings

    Y

    N

    Required On-Site or In-Person Physician Oversight

    N

    N

    Required Minimum Chart Review or Countersignature

    Y

    N

    Number of PAs With Whom a Physician May Practice

    Y

    Y

    Prescriptive Authority

    N

    • 1 year if graduated medical school before 1/1/1995
    • 2 years if graduated after 1/1/1995
    • 3 years IMG
    CS Regulations

    Y

    N

    Notes

    Applications are screened within 25 days of receipt in office.