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Who can complete the COVID-19 Provisional Temporary Provider Enrollment application?

 

 

Published: 04/10/2020

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Updated: 04/10/2020

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QID: COVID2

 
 

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Provisional Temporary Provider Enrollment (PTPE) is only applicable to Licensed Practical Nurses, Registered Nurses, Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, and registered Physician Assistants.  
 

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How will I know if the provider has been approved?

 

 

Published: 04/10/2020

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Updated: 04/10/2020

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QID: COVID3

 
 

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How will I know if additional information is needed to process the application?

 

 

Published: 04/10/2020

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Updated: 04/10/2020

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QID: COVID4

 
 

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Is Medicare participation required to complete the PTPE application?

 

 

Published: 04/10/2020

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Updated: 04/10/2020

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QID: COVID7

 
 

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I am a LPN/RN, what place of service should I select?

 

 

Published: 04/10/2020

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Updated: 04/28/2020

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QID: COVID8

 
 

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How do I enroll as a billing provider?

 

 

Published: 04/10/2020

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Updated: 04/29/2020

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QID: COVID10

 
 

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How do I enroll as a non-billing OPRA provider?

 

 

Published: 04/10/2020

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Updated: 04/10/2020

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QID: COVID11

 
 

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I work for a facility, and I'm paid by the facility only. Am I considered a billing provider or a non-billling provider?

 

 

Published: 04/10/2020

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Updated: 04/28/2020

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QID: COVID12

 
 

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How long does it take to process the COVID-19PTPE applications, and is there a way to speed it up?

 

 

Published: 04/10/2020

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Updated: 04/10/2020

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QID: COVID13

 
 

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What happens to the COVID-19 Provisional Enrollment status when the pandemic ends?

 

 

Published: 04/10/2020

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Updated: 04/10/2020

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QID: COVID14

 
 

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Can reinstatement be processed through COVID-19 PTPE, meaning if the provider was previously enrolled but now is not, can s/he become a COVID-19 PTPE provider?

 

 

Published: 04/10/2020

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Updated: 04/10/2020

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QID: COVID15

 
 

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When completing the Attestation form can I only send the signature page?

 

 

Published: 05/14/2020

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Updated: 05/14/2020

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QID: COVID16

 
 

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I am the Credentialer. Does the provider have to physically sign the Signature and Affirmation Attestation form?

 

 

Published: 05/14/2020

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Updated: 05/14/2020

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QID: COVID17

 
 

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I want to affiliate with a hospital/clinic/rate-based institution through the portal. How do I do this?

 

 

Published: 05/14/2020

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Updated: 05/14/2020

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QID: COVID18