MIA (Medical Industry Accredited) appointment system.  A credentialing and appointment system, free for NHS providers

The appointment system allows approved staff to check the credentials of visiting industry staff to ensure they are properly qualified to engage with healthcare professionals, and enter clinical areas within a hospital. It can also capture representative movements and activities in hospitals, and store the appointment records for future reporting. 

The system includes the ability to provide credentialing services such as:

To qualify for a photo-ID card, company representatives must meet the criteria set by the Life Science Industry in collaboration with the NHS and the Academy for Healthcare Science. The LSI National Credentialing Register is accredited by the Professional Standards Authority (PSA). 

The service is free of charge to the NHS and private healthcare providers — all that is required is access to the internet and the ID code of the cardholder. 

Key objectives

If  you are MIA/National Credentialing register cardholder and wish to register a hospital site visit, please visit the MIA website.

If you need help to update your credentials or any information on your MIA/National Credentialing register profile please email the support team at miahelp@medicalindustry.co.uk and we will be more than happy to help.

Please remember to register your site visits as this will help to reduce any admission delays.

If you need help, take a look a look at our one-page guide: How to register a site visit using your MIA/National Credentialing register card [PDF].

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