SPOTLIGHT: Small providers not ready for NPI


While most patients enter the healthcare system through the offices of small providers--such as one- and two-physician groups--those providers are more likely than others to be behind on getting their new National Provider Identifier number from CMS. These groups need help, and extra time to comply, experts suggest. Article

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