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Medicare policy allows flexibility in using NPIs

Due to concerns that not all providers are ready to make the switch to billing with the new NPIs, Medicare providers may continue temporarily to use existing identifier numbers when submitting claims

Practitioner Resources

  • Increasing Referrals from Other Professionals: A Step-by-step Guide
    A network of strong referral sources can be instrumental in sustaining or helping to grow a practice. This article summarizes important steps you can take to improve your effectiveness in developing and maintaining referrals from other professionals.
  • New Tools for Psychologists in the Workplace
    For psychologists who work with organizations, keeping up with the latest developments just got a little easier. The Practice Directorate now offers three new resources to help you stay current -- all available at, the Web site of the Psychologically Healthy Workplace Program.