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How to become a DIDD Provider

Overview of the New Provider Application Process: 

Please review the “How to Become a DIDD provider” document prior to submitting a DIDD New Provider Application.

New Provider Applications: 

Effective February 1, 2014, DIDD implemented a revised process for accepting new provider applications. Please note the Provider Expansion application process for current DIDD providers has not changed.

Applicant Forum Presentation

Applicant Forum

DIDD provides Applicant Forums for interested applicants. The Applicant Forums are interactive, informational sessions held prior to the beginning of the Open Enrollment period. The Forums allow an opportunity for applicants to discuss the application process and provider qualifications. We recommend that you attend an Applicant Forum prior to submitting the New Provider Application for Long Term Services or Support Co-ordination. A list of dates for the Forums are listed on our website. Attending the Forum is not mandatory; however, it may be helpful to applicants seeking information about DIDD and for clarification about the process for submitting a DIDD New Provider Application. The applicant is welcome to attend any forum date listed below. For your convenience, the same topics are presented at both forums.

Applicant Forum Meeting Dates

Applicants must register the day before the meeting date. Click the meeting date for details.

Date: Wednesday, February 10, 2021

WebEx Time: 1:00 PM-3:00 PM CST
WebEx Link to meeting (Click to join)

Meeting number (access code):  178 332 4991
Meeting password: Ham7KdTmm23 

Tap to join from a mobile device (attendees only)  
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Join by phone  
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Dial 1783324991@tngov.webex.com  
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Date: Thursday, February 18, 2021
Meeting Type: WebEx
WebEx Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. CST

Registration: Before the meeting date, please email Lorene.M.Kieffer@tn.gov to receive the link to the WebEx meeting.

Date: Wednesday, August 11, 2021
Meeting Type: WebEx
WebEx Time: 1:00 PM-3:30 PM CST

Registration Before the meeting date, email Lorene.M.Kieffer@tn.gov to receive the link to the WebEx meeting.

Date: Thursday, August 19, 2021
Meeting Type: WebEx
WebEx Time: 9:00 AM-12:00 PM CST


Registration: Before the meeting date, email Lorene.M.Kieffer@tn.gov to receive the link to the WebEx meeting.

New Provider Applications

Please review the following resources prior to submitting the New Provider Application for Clinical and Ancillary Services application:

Credentialing Application for Dental Services and/or Anesthesia Service

  • Disclosure Form for Provider Person or Entity - must be submitted with application.
  • See Instructions for Submitting National Background Check to DIDD to the right.

New Provider Application for Support Coordination Services

Submitting a National Background Check to DIDD

FAQs for National Background Check

 

​​​Volunteer and Employee Criminal History System

  1. Noncriminal Justice Applicant's Privacy Rights
  2. VECHS Waiver Form
  3. How to Complete the VECHS Waiver Form

Instructions for Identogo

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