Requesting access to CMS systems requires two steps to obtain two separate login IDs.
CMSNet Online Registration
application to request a CMSNet User ID.
The CMSNet ID is needed to access secure CMS sites (e.g., submissions pages/reports) unless an
otherwise secure connection has been established.
CMSNet Online Registration Instructions
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Use the QIES online User Registration tool to obtain a QIES Submission ID.
Once you have registered for a CMSNet User ID, you will receive an email from MDCN.firstname.lastname@example.org
containing your login information. Using this information you will connect through the 'CMS Secure Access Service'.
Once securely connected, select the 'CMS QIES Systems for Providers' link to access the QIES online 'User Registration' tool. New users must utilize the
online 'User Registration' tool to obtain a QIES Submission login ID (the only exception is Corporate/Third-Party accounts).
Please NOTE: CMS allows a total of TWO (2) Individual User accounts per facility.
Corporate and Third-Party Access
Corporate and Third-Party users must use the appropriate form below to request a QIES User ID. This form should also be used to remove
existing QIES user accounts. The forms must be sent to the QTSO Help Desk for processing.
Note: Individual users must use the online registration system (see steps 1 and 2).
Corporate Access Request Form
(Only use this form to request Corporate ID or update Corporate account)
Third-Party Access Request
Form (Only use this form to request Third-Party ID or update Third-Party account)
CMSNet Access Request Form
(Only use this form to remove individual access or request access if online registration is unavailable)
How to Complete and
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