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PAVE Is Here

November 18, 2016

The Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) Provider Enrollment Division (PED) is excited to announce the new Provider Application and Validation for Enrollment (PAVE) system. PAVE includes a web-based PAVE Provider Portal that allows providers to easily complete and submit new enrollment requests, report changes to existing enrollments, respond to requests for revalidation or re-enrollment, and submit disenrollment requests.

PAVE will be implemented in multiple releases to include additional provider types and enrollment actions. The initial release includes the following provider types:

Certified Acupuncturist
Certified Nurse Midwife
Certified Nurse Practitioner
Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist
Crossover Only Provider
Dispensing Optician
Licensed Midwife
Occupational Therapist
Physical Therapist
Physician Assistant (Supervised)
Respiratory Care Practitioner
Speech-Language Pathologist

The initial release also includes specialized enrollments for applicable provider types (including clinic-based, facility-based and hospital-based enrollments) and enrollment as an ordering, referring or prescribing-only (ORP-only) provider.

For more information about PAVE and access to the PAVE Provider Portal, providers may visit the Provider Application and Validation for Enrollment page of the DHCS website. Providers can also access the PAVE Provider Portal via the new “PAVE” link located in the “Hot News” area of the Medi-Cal website’s homepage.