Health centers can utilize the WIM data to keep their provider profiles up to date in their EHR (or anyone managing an external provider database). By utilizing the NPI numbers you can run a cross check with your existing records to add new records to your database. If you are not a current WIM datahub subscriber, you can purchase and download a WIM EHR List.
Here is a suggested process:
*Caution – only use this process if your provider records are completely ID’d, if you have some records that do not have an NPI you may end up creating duplicate records. If your provider records have some NPIs, but not all contact Jena to learn how you can do a match to update all of your