The Provider Network and Payor Relations Committee (PNPR) is responsible for the oversight of contracting improvements or concerns, market engagement or activities and monitoring of the payor survey results of the CHCS PHO. The committee examines the CHCS PHO member's initiatives and works to identify trends in the healthcare industry.
The Utilization & Quality Management Committee (UMQM) is responsible for oversight and implementation of the CHCS utilization and quality management program. This committee works to identify opportunities to improve utilization of resources, monitor the quality and safety of care and services. The committee's goal is to identify opportunities for improvement, recommend policy decisions, and evaluate the results of quality and utilization management activities to institute suggestions of action to the CHCS Board of Directors.
Membership in Children's Healthcare System, Inc. is open to all eligible physicians, doctoral clinical psychologists and licensed independent practitioners who are members of the Arkansas Children's Hospital Staff.