Apply for a Medicare provider number
How to apply for a Medicare provider number.
A provider number is a unique number issued to eligible health professionals who participate in the Medicare Program.
Health professionals who are registered with AHPRA or an approved registration body can apply for a provider number.
How to apply for your initial and additional provider numbers.
Page last updated: 22 February 2019
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