Marriage and Family Therapists and Mental Health Counselors: Enroll in Medicare Now

CMS will implement two new provider types on Jan. 1: marriage and family therapist and mental health counselor. These provider types must enroll in Medicare to submit claims and get paid for covered items or services. Enroll now. Find out how to become a Medicare provider, and take these steps to enroll:

The effective enrollment date won’t be earlier than Jan. 1. More Information is available at Physician Fee Schedule final rule, Medicare Enrollment for Providers & Suppliers webpage, and FAQs (PDF).