and the BOC are urging all Athletic Trainers (ATs) to register
this information with your colleagues and encouraging them to
obtain their NPI number.
to our website.
Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) transactions and
claims, coordination of patient benefits, patient medical record
system and prescriptions.
Your NPI number allows other healthcare professionals
(physicians, physical therapists, chiropractors, physician
medical records compliance. The 10 digit NPI number is your
With healthcare reform solidly underway, it is more important
another way to stand up and be counted in the health
transactions, claims and coordination of patient benefits.
All healthcare professionals need NPI numbers, including
athletic training faculty members, preceptors and program
The NPI number was described and passed into law in 1996,
Visit the National;Plan;and;Provider;Enumeration;System
(NPPES);website to complete an application.
When filling out your application, use:
NPI Numbers Essential for All Healthcare Professionals
Your feedback on the PD UPDATE would
be most appreciated. Thank you!
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