Provider type is based on the provider’s registration with the IHCP according to the IHCP Specialty Matrix.

Out-Of-State Provider

MDwise requires out-of-state providers to be certified, licensed, registered, or authorized as required by the state in which the provider is located and must fulfill the same conditions as an in-state provider. Please refer to the IHCP Provider Enrollment Type and Specialty Matrix at which lists out-of-state provider document requirements and which provider types, and specialties are ineligible for out-of-state enrollment. For more information, see the Out-of-State Providers module (

Common Issues Associated with network participation:

  • Not registering the providers location with IHCP prior to sending enrollment forms.
  • Not completing required forms.
  • Not completing all required fields on the forms.
  • Unsigned forms.
  • W-9 not signed and dated within the last 12 months.
  • Invalid state medical license or inappropriate professional license.
  • Missing explanation for work history gaps greater than six months.
  • Omission to disclose sanctions information on the CAQH enrollment form.

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