NRPM: Standard Health Care Provider Identifier. § 142.410 Effective dates of the initial implementation of the national provider identifier standard.

05/07/1998

(a) Health plans. (1) Each health plan that is not a small health plan must comply with the requirements of §§ 142.104 and 142.404 by [24 months after the effective date of the final rule in the Federal Register].

(2) Each small health plan must comply with the requirements of §§ 142.104 and 142.404 by [36 months after the effective date of the final rule in the Federal Register].

(b) Health care clearinghouses and health care providers. Each health care clearinghouse and health care provider must begin using the standard specified in § 142.402 by [24 months after the effective date of the final rule in the Federal Register].