Dr Caroline Cho, OD - Medicare Optometrist in Addison, IL

Dr Caroline Cho, OD is a medicare enrolled "Optometrist" provider in Addison, Illinois. She went to Illinois College Of Optometry At Chicago and graduated in 1989 and has 28 years of diverse experience with area of expertise as Optometry. She is a member of the group practice Dupage Optical, Inc. and her current practice location is 207 S Addison Rd, Addison, Illinois. You can reach out to her office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (630) 279-8866.

Dr Caroline Cho is licensed to practice in Illinois (license number 046008266) and she also participates in the medicare program. She accepts medicare assignments (which means she accepts the Medicare-approved amount; you will not be billed for any more than the Medicare deductible and coinsurance) and her NPI Number is 1669552055.

Contact Information

207 S Addison Rd
Addison
IL 60101-3809
(630) 279-8866
(630) 279-2609

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Healthcare Provider's Profile

Full NameDr Caroline Cho
GenderFemale
SpecialityOptometry
Experience28 Years
LocationAddison, Illinois
Accepts Medicare AssignmentsYes. She accepts the Medicare-approved amount; you will not be billed for any more than the Medicare deductible and coinsurance.
  Medical Education and Training:
  • Dr Caroline Cho attended and graduated from Illinois College Of Optometry At Chicago in 1989
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1669552055
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 10/17/2006
  • Last Update Date: 01/10/2008
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 9537285689
  • Enrollment ID: I20100925000205

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for Dr Caroline Cho such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.
IdentifierTypeStateIssuer
1669552055NPI-NPPES
L90053OtherILMEDICARE/MEDICAID
046008266OtherILTPA
U57929Medicare UPINIL

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
152W00000XOptometrist 046008266 (Illinois)Primary

Group Practice Association

Group Practice NameGroup PECOS PAC IDNo. of Members
Dupage Optical, Inc.15574470832

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. Dr Caroline Cho allows following entities to bill medicare on her behalf.
Entity NameDupage Optical, Inc.
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1710010608
PECOS PAC ID: 1557447083
Enrollment ID: O20080325000325

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. Dr Caroline Cho 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) No
Used Electronic Health Record (EHR) No
Committed to heart health through the Million Hearts Initiative No

Mailing Address and Practice Location

Mailing AddressPractice Location Address
Dr Caroline Cho, OD
207 S Addison Rd
Addison
IL 60101-3809

Ph: (630) 279-8866
Dr Caroline Cho, OD
207 S Addison Rd
Addison
IL 60101-3809

Ph: (630) 279-8866

Reviews and Comments

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Medicare Program: Medicare is a federal government program which provides health insurance to people who are 65 or older. This program also covers certain younger people with disabilities (who receive Social Security Disability Insurance - SSDI), and people with End-Stage Renal Disease (permanent kidney failure requiring dialysis or a transplant, sometimes called ESRD.

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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