Bucky M Frost, CRNA - Medicare Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist in Anchorage, AK

Bucky M Frost, CRNA is a medicare enrolled "Nurse Anesthetist, Certified Registered" in Anchorage, Alaska. He graduated from nursing school in 1991 and has 26 years of diverse experience with area of expertise as Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist. He is a member of the group practice Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium and his current practice location is 4315 Diplomacy Dr, Attn: Sherry Reedy, Anchorage, Alaska. You can reach out to his office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (907) 729-3971.

Bucky M Frost is licensed to practice in Alaska (license number 192) and he also participates in the medicare program. He accepts medicare assignments (which means he accepts the Medicare-approved amount; you will not be billed for any more than the Medicare deductible and coinsurance) and his NPI Number is 1043267529.

Contact Information

4315 Diplomacy Dr
Attn: Sherry Reedy
Anchorage
AK 99508-5926
(907) 729-3971
(907) 729-1542

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Provider's Profile

Full NameBucky M Frost
GenderMale
SpecialityCertified Registered Nurse Anesthetist
Experience26 Years
LocationAnchorage, Alaska
Accepts Medicare AssignmentsYes. He accepts the Medicare-approved amount; you will not be billed for any more than the Medicare deductible and coinsurance.
  Medical Education and Training:
  • Bucky M Frost graduated from nursing school in 1991
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1043267529
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 05/28/2006
  • Last Update Date: 04/05/2013
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 4688798010
  • Enrollment ID: I20100907001041

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for Bucky M Frost such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.
IdentifierTypeStateIssuer
1043267529NPI-NPPES
P55257Medicare UPINAK
8EZ68EMedicare ID-Type UnspecifiedAK

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
367500000XNurse Anesthetist, Certified Registered 192 (Alaska)Primary

Hospital Affiliation

Hospital NameLocationType
Alaska Native Medical CenterAnchorage, AKAcute Care Hospital

Group Practice Association

Group Practice NameGroup PECOS PAC IDNo. of Members
Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium6709780265390

Medicare Reassignments

Some practitioners may not bill the customers directly but medicare billing happens through clinics / group practice / hospitals where the provider works. Medicare reassignment of benefits is a mechanism by which practitioners allow third parties to bill and receive payment for medicare services performed by them. Bucky M Frost allows following entities to bill medicare on his behalf.
Entity NameAlaska Native Tribal Health Consortium
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1437189339
PECOS PAC ID: 6709780265
Enrollment ID: O20031125000772

Medicare Part D Prescriber Enrollment

Any physician or other eligible professional who prescribes Part D drugs must either enroll in the Medicare program or opt out in order to prescribe drugs to their patients with Part D prescription drug benefit plans. Bucky M Frost is enrolled with medicare and thus, if eligible, can prescribe medicare part D drugs to patients with medicare part D benefits.

Medicare Quality Measures

Quality ProgramParticipation
Reported to Medicare Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) Yes
Used Electronic Health Record (EHR) No
Participated in the Medicare Maintenance of Certification Program No
Committed to heart health through the Million Hearts Initiative No

Mailing Address and Practice Location

Mailing AddressPractice Location Address
Bucky M Frost, CRNA
4315 Diplomacy Dr
Attn: Sherry Reedy
Anchorage
AK 99508-5926

Ph: (907) 729-3971
Bucky M Frost, CRNA
4315 Diplomacy Dr
Attn: Sherry Reedy
Anchorage
AK 99508-5926

Ph: (907) 729-3971

Reviews and Comments

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Phone: 907-729-2200    
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Medicare: Medicare Enrolled
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Phone: 907-550-6100    

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Medicare Assignment: Assignment means that your doctor, provider, or supplier agrees (or is required by law) to accept the Medicare-approved amount as full payment for covered services. Most doctors, providers, and suppliers accept assignment, but you should always check to make sure. Participating providers have signed an agreement to accept assignment for all Medicare-covered services.

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