Dr Jared Christopher Cox, OD - Medicare Optometrist in Birmingham, AL

Dr Jared Christopher Cox, OD is a medicare enrolled "Optometrist" provider in Birmingham, Alabama. He went to Southern College Of Optometry and graduated in 2012 and has 5 years of diverse experience with area of expertise as Optometry. He is a member of the group practice Schaeffer Eye Center, Inc. and his current practice location is 1686 Montgomery Hwy, Birmingham, Alabama. You can reach out to his office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (205) 979-2020.

Dr Jared Christopher Cox is licensed to practice in Alabama (license number R231TA992) 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 1417204801.

Contact Information

1686 Montgomery Hwy
Birmingham
AL 35216-4906
(205) 979-2020
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Healthcare Provider's Profile

Full NameDr Jared Christopher Cox
GenderMale
SpecialityOptometry
Experience5 Years
LocationBirmingham, Alabama
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:
  • Dr Jared Christopher Cox attended and graduated from Southern College Of Optometry in 2012
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1417204801
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 08/06/2012
  • Last Update Date: 08/21/2014
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 3678728144
  • Enrollment ID: I20150218000847

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for Dr Jared Christopher Cox such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.
IdentifierTypeStateIssuer
1417204801NPI-NPPES

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
152W00000XOptometrist R231TA992 (Alabama)Primary

Group Practice Association

Group Practice NameGroup PECOS PAC IDNo. of Members
Schaeffer Eye Center, Inc.913301305524

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 Jared Christopher Cox allows following entities to bill medicare on his behalf.
Entity NameSchaeffer Eye Center, Inc.
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1386667590
PECOS PAC ID: 9133013055
Enrollment ID: O20040211000950

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 Jared Christopher Cox 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 Jared Christopher Cox, OD
Po Box 1310
Trussville
AL 35173-6102

Ph: (864) 314-6469
Dr Jared Christopher Cox, OD
1686 Montgomery Hwy
Birmingham
AL 35216-4906

Ph: (205) 979-2020

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