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National Provider Identifier (NPI)

Simplifying administration and protecting patients’ privacy


Get an NPI to submit electronic claims

A National Provider Identifier (NPI) is a unique, 10-digit number provided by the National Plan and Provider Enumeration System (NPPES) assigned to providers to simplify health care administration. NPIs must be included when submitting claims electronically, which ensures secure transactions and is in compliance with HIPAA regulations. 


To obtain an NPI

Visit the NPPES website and complete the application


Just send your updated provider info via our web form, email, or fax.

Update Provider Info

Fax: 1-844-235-7261

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Contact Dental Electronic Services at 1-800-633-5430


Need additional information on NPIs?

See our Guide to NPIs PDF icon

Visit the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services website


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See how easy it is to submit claims electronically

Review our frequently asked questions on claims

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