This section provides step-by-step instructions to request your RDS Secure Website Login ID.
Note: If CMS' RDS Center has detected an issue with your email address, you may be asked to verify it in the process of requesting your Login ID.
On the RDS Program Website homepage (https://www.rds.cms.hhs.gov):
Select Login Here.
On the Login page:
Select Forgot Login ID to proceed to the Validate Person Information page.
On the Validate Person Information page:
An asterisk (*) indicates a required field.
Select Continue to proceed to the Email Success page and receive an email containing your Login ID, or select Cancel to return to the RDS Program Website homepage.
On the Email Success pop-up:
A Success message displays stating that an email containing your Login ID has been sent. If you do not receive this email within 15 minutes, check your SPAM filters. Select Exit to proceed to the RDS Program Website homepage.
Example of notification email: