PECOS Lookup

How to Perform a PECOS Lookup to Verify Physician Credentials

2018-01-13T01:40:43+00:00March 17, 2017|News|

What is PECOS? Created by CMS, PECOS stands for Provider, Enrollment, Chain and Ownership System and is a database for physicians who have registered with CMS. The Affordable Care Act requires physicians and other eligible non-physician practitioners (NPPs) to enroll in the Medicare Program to order/refer items or services for Medicare beneficiaries. Medicare will deny claims

HEALTHCAREfirst Provides Home Care Industry Free PECOS Verification Tool

2018-03-24T01:25:33+00:00January 7, 2014|Archive, Press Release|

Ozark, Mo. – January 7, 2014 –HEALTHCAREfirst, Inc., the pioneer in Web-based software and services for home health and hospice care, announced this week that it has a PECOS verification tool available to every home care agency in the nation via a free web service accessible in the “Tools” section of HEALTHCAREfirst’s website, www.healthcarefirst.com. firstHOMECARE