Gartner Research

NPI Requirements Have Many Risks and Few Rewards

Published: 31 October 2005

ID: G00131297

Analyst(s): Robert H. Booz

Summary

The coming U.S. National Provider Identifier aims to simplify healthcare payer/provider transactions. Implementing NPI, however, is more than just an IT issue. Payers should exploit NPI as an opportunity to replenish their provider databases.

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