Make Sure Your National Provider Identifier (Npi) Is Accurate

Oct. 09, 2019

Important Reminder: Review your provider National Provider Identifier (NPI) information, ensure it is accurate and make any necessary changes.

Why review and update my NPI?

  • Compliance: It is a mandated HIPPA standard and you must notify the enumerator of any changes within 30 days of change
  • It prevents impermissible disclosures of PHI to incorrect mailing locations
  • It simplifies billing and ensures timely payments – Keep your information up to date by reporting changes in your address, telephone number, tax id number, and more
  • Ensures BCBS Provider Finder® accuracy and improves payer to provider communications
  • Accurate NPI information streamlines business processes across the healthcare system

How do I manage my NPI?