Credentialing and Privileging Committee

Charge

Responsible for the timely credentialing and privileging of all part-time and full-time dentists of the Harvard Dental Center (HDC) Faculty Group Practice and Teaching Practice according to current applicable Massachusetts and federal regulations.

Scope

  • Review and recommend for approval/rejection those HDC dentists   who are due for renewal of their credentialing documents.
  • Create policies and procedures regarding credentialing and decredentialing of HDC faculty.
  • Review and recommend privileges for all HDC dentists at time of initial credentialing and make recommendations for inclusion/exclusion of certain privileges upon requests from the individual provider, relevant department head, Office of Dental Education, or Office of Clinical Affairs.