Credentials have the following functions:
- Serve as a form of identification and indication of membership in a certain organization
- Indicates a level of proficiency proved or having qualified for a specific position
- Used to check-in and check-out as an asset for an Incident or Event
KC HEART – Kansas City Hospital Emergency Amateur Radio Team provides credentials based on their specific criteria. The criteria and method of verification is listed in the document below. The requirements for KC HEART are very common to most groups.