Guide for NPI Registry – Things You Need to Know

It’s important for any healthcare provider working under Medicare and Medicaid to have a clear understanding of the NPI registry and what it requires. But what is the NPI meaning? NPI stands for National Provider Identifier and is assigned to every healthcare provider to improve efficiency in electronic transmissions. Typically, it’s put on medical bills… Continue reading Guide for NPI Registry – Things You Need to Know

What Is An NPI Number?

NPI numbers were introduced as part of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act in 1996 and by 2007 became the only way to identify healthcare providers for American health insurers. But what is an NPI number? An NPI number is a unique 10-digit code that’s used to identify medical professionals and healthcare providers. It’s… Continue reading What Is An NPI Number?

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