Published: March 27, 2019
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By: Tiffany Green, Tarleton State University
As part of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA), the transition to National Provider Identification numbers were made. NPI numbers are 10 digit numbers that are issued to health care providers in the US. These identification numbers are provided by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).
My NPI is 1174089353