Internet-based PECOS tips
To take advantage of the internet-based Provider Enrollment, Chain, and Ownership System (PECOS), applicants must first become a registered user of the system. However, registration requirements vary based upon whether the user is an individual physician/non-physician practitioner or a member of a provider/supplier organization.
Providers wishing to enroll in the Medicare program are required to have an active National Provider Identifier (NPI). This interactive form offers the convenience of applying for your NPI online and includes easy-to-understand instructions for individual providers as well as organizations.
Take advantage of these helpful checklists to ensure that you have the information you need to successfully complete your enrollment through the internet-based Provider Enrollment, Chain, and Ownership System (PECOS).
This helpful resource defines terms and acronyms that a provider or supplier may encounter during the online enrollment process.
Learn the answers to frequently asked questions regarding the internet-based Provider Enrollment, Chain, and Ownership System (PECOS).
The External User Services (EUS) help desk offers providers and suppliers assistance with his or her internet-based PECOS user account. Provider enrollment inquiries should be directed to the applicant’s assigned Medicare administrative contractor (MAC).
Learn about eligibility and enrollment requirements for providers who wish to order/refer items or services for Medicare beneficiaries.
First Coast Service Options (First Coast) strives to ensure that the information available on our provider website is accurate, detailed, and current. Therefore, this is a dynamic site and its content changes daily. It is best to access the site to ensure you have the most current information rather than printing articles or forms that may become obsolete without notice.