original post 2015.11.12, revised 2016.08.29
This resource quoted above, its full title is The Joint Commission Ambulatory Care Program: The Who, What, When, and Where's of Credentialing and Privileging. It reviews the basic guidelines for credentialing and privileging health care providers.
"Getting to the Heart of Credentialing and Privileging", an April 23rd, 2014, Ambulatory Buzz blogpost written by TJC ambulatory surveyors, Susan Herrold, MN, RN and Mary Pat Hall, MSN, RN, sharing their viewpoint and advice on the process.
Here is a link to the Joint Commission blog