National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) Certification


The University of Iowa Clinical Staff Office (UI CSO), a credentialing verification organization (CVO) that verifies the credentials of medical professionals, underwent an on-site resurvey conducted by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) on May 26, 2018. The UI CSO is compliant with NCQA standards These include:

  • Application Processing
  • Education and Training
  • DEA Certification
  • License to Practice
  • CVO Application and Attestation Content
  • Malpractice Claims History
  • Medicare/Medicaid Sanctions
  • Ongoing Monitoring of Sanctions
  • Medical Board Sanctions
  • Work History

The CSO is current and in good standing until May 26, 2018. The NCQA is an independent, non-profit organization that certifies credentialing verification organizations and accredits managed care organizations. For more information about the UI CSO services call 1-319-384-9292.