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How to Fill Your Practice While Waiting for Credentialing

Let’s get you ready, even before insurance kicks in!


Let’s make sure you’re ready!

By: Melissa Tijerino


Congratulations!! You’ve completed the process by navigating and completing the applications for insurance companies with your credentials, this is huge!


But now what? What could you do while waiting for the insurance companies to approve your request? It may feel like you’re at a standstill at the moment, but trust me, this is just the beginning!


In this blog post, we will go over some of the things you can do to build your practice, brand and clientele while waiting for insurance to finally process. After reading this blog, you should feel confident and fully ready to start seeing clients as soon as everything is set!



Don't start too early!


Typically, credentialing takes 3 to 6 months and sometimes even longer as insurance companies aren’t motivated enough to put more clinicians on their network and increase their payment exposure


You shouldn’t start the process of scheduling clients too soon as payers won't accept the application (especially if you don’t have your practice in place) and by the