Provider Enrollment Activities Resume in October

Situation Report | September 7, 2021 

Beginning October 2021, the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) will resume some provider enrollment activities that were paused during the COVID-19 public health emergency, including: 

  • Application Fees  
  • Criminal background checks associated with fingerprint-based criminal background checks
  • Revalidation  

For more information, see COVID-19 Medicare Provider Enrollment Relief FAQs (PDF) 19, 20, 26, and 27; for general enrollment material, visit the CMS website