What is NPIProfile.com?
NPIProfile.com is a free reference website designed for the fast lookup of all current NPI records in the National Provider Identifier database.
Search the full NPI database by NPI Number, Doctor Name, Organization Name, Address, City, State, ZIP code, Taxonomy Code, Specialization or Provider Type. Additionally NPI Profile has a few handy tools to validate a NPI number, check if a NPI number is registered with PECOS and crosswalk a NPI number with a Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) record.
What is the National Provider Indentifier (NPI)?
The National Provider Identifier (NPI) is a standard public unique identifier assigned to HIPAA covered providers. The NPI is a 10-position all-numeric identification number assigned by the National Plan and Provider Enumeration System (NPPES) to uniquely identify a health care provider.
NPI numbers are used in HIPAA covered transactions like medical claims and are share with other healthcare providers, health insurance plans, clearinghouses or any entity that may require it for billing purposes.