LEEDer Group Inc.
8508 North West 66th St.
Miami, Florida 33166 USA

Phone: 305.436.5030
Fax: 305.436.0086
E-mail Address: info {at] LEEDerGroup [dot] com

2011-08 Chiropractors non-eligible provider-supplier who may order-refer

Eligible Physicians and Non-Physician Practitioners who need to Enroll in the Medicare Program for the Sole Purpose of Ordering and Referring Items and Services for Medicare Beneficiaries

This article was revised on August 15, 2011, to delete chiropractors from the list of providers who may order and/or refer. All other information remains the same.

  • Guidelines/Instructions:
    Physicians/non-physician practitioners will need to enroll in the Medicare program so they can order and refer items and services for Medicare patients
    Physicians/non-physician practitioners must have an enrollment record in the Provider Enrollment, Chain and Ownership System (PECOS) at the time of the service
    The Medicare enrollment contractors will reject your application if section four is blank and a cover letter is not attached
    The legal name and National Provider Identifier (NPI) of the physician or non-physician practitioner who ordered or referred the billed items or services must be on the claims for their patients.
  • The list of providers/suppliers may be eligible if they meet the requirements above:
    Doctor of medicine or osteopathy
    Doctor of dental medicine
    Doctor of dental surgery
    Doctor of podiatric medicine
    Doctor of optometry
    Physician assistant
    Certified clinical nurse specialist
    Nurse practitioner
    Clinical psychologist
    Certified nurse midwife; and
    Clinical social worker

last updated on 08/17/2011