HHS OIG Recommends CMS Require NPIs for Ordering Providers


HHS OIG recommends that CMS require MAOs to submit NPIs for ordering providers. Explore the reasons why this information would be helpful to prevent FWA, and the concerns from payers in regard to the accuracy of CMS encounter data.

Quick Guide to Understanding National Provider Identifiers (NPI)

Understanding NPIs

Most healthcare professionals are familiar with the term NPI (National Provider Identifier) because it is commonly used to validate and verify a wide range of authentication, process control, individual claims, contracts/agreements, and much more. With so many NPI searches happening on a daily basis, we want to help quickly identify the framework and functionality of […]