In 2013, HSCN unveiled the National Standard for Vendor Credentialing and an accompanying registry to the healthcare supply chain industry.

This comprehensive on-line training program, available in both English and French, uses an intuitive learning platform that meets the principles of adult learning and is based on a series of practical case-based learning modules. This program has been designed for vendors and healthcare industry representatives looking for educational support in meeting the HSCN’s National Standard for Vendor Credentialing. Once completed your team will have a better understanding and compliance with the standard that ensures the privacy and safety of patients, healthcare professionals and healthcare representatives.

Course Information:
This program is designed to build better understanding and compliance with HSCN’s National Standard for Vendor Credentialing and to ensure the privacy and safety of patients, healthcare professionals and healthcare representatives. This program is available in both English and French.

Courses included in the Vendor Credentialing eLearning program:

  • Vendor Credentialing Overview
  • Background Screening
  • Immunizations
  • Appropriate Product Education and Training
  • PIPEDA Knowledge and Compliance
  • Confidentiality and Non-disclosure
  • Canadian and Provincial Agreements
  • Code of Ethics
  • Hand Washing Hygiene
  • Sterile and Restricted Areas Protocol – Category III Supplement
Coursework Initial Fee Annual Fee
Corporate – license & Unlimited access $5000* $950
HSCN Member - Individual Access $275* N/A
Non-HSCN Member - Individual Access $350* N/A