November 15, 2021
UnitedHealthcare has introduced a new online portal allowing off-grid providers to electronically register their tax identification numbers and practice demographic data. Before submitting claims to UnitedHealthcare as an off-network provider, the following information is required and can now be downloaded through the portal, thereby avoiding potential delays in processing claims and payments.
- Tax identification number (TIN)
- PDF of Form W-9
- Federal tax classification
- Medical license restrictions (if applicable)
- Valid National Supplier Identification Number (NPI)
- Primary service address
- Proof of service address
- Primary billing address
- Proof of billing address
- Primary payment address
- Proof of delivery address
Digital TIN registration takes approximately 10 minutes and is available to both vendors and third-party billing companies. For more information on how to register, visit uhcprovider.com/out-of-network-registration. Providers with questions or concerns can contact UnitedHealthcare Provider Services at (844) 368-5890.