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Privileging Authority

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The privileging authority is a designated official who grants permission to individuals to provide specific care, treatment, or services within well-defined limits. The privileging authority also initiates and makes determinations on clinical adverse actions.

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DoD Manual 6025.13: Medical Quality Assurance and Clinical Quality Management in the Military Health System (MHS)

Last Updated: September 01, 2023
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