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Printed Date: 9/22/2015
What does this mean to you?
This allows physicians and non-physician practitioners to initiate temporary provisional Medicare billing privileges via telephone and address questions regarding provider enrollment flexibilities afforded by the COVID-19 waiver. We will process your application while you are on the telephone to establish a Provider Enrollment Chain and Ownership System (PECOS) enrollment record.
What if my application is not approved?
Approved, what’s next?
When temporary provisional Medicare billing privileges are approved, we shall assign a PTAN/Billing number and a retroactive effective date that is no earlier than March 1, 2020. A temporary billing approval letter will also be sent to you.
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Last Updated: 5/01/2021
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