Arif Aziz Somjee, MD - Medicare Internal Medicine in Ashland, MS

Arif Aziz Somjee, MD is a medicare enrolled "Internal Medicine" physician in Ashland, Mississippi. He went to University Of Tennessee College Of Medicine and graduated in 1990 and has 29 years of diverse experience with area of expertise as Internal Medicine. He is a member of the group practice North Mississippi Primary Health Care, Inc. and his current practice location is 15921 Boundary Drive, Box 92, Ashland, Mississippi. You can reach out to his office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (662) 224-8951.

Arif Aziz Somjee is licensed to practice in Mississippi (license number 14922) and he also participates in the medicare program. He may accept medicare assignments (which means he may accept the Medicare-approved amount; you may be billed for more than the Medicare deductible and coinsurance) and his NPI Number is 1730129404.

Contact Information

15921 Boundary Drive
Box 92
Ashland
MS 38603
(662) 224-8951
(662) 224-6459

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Physician's Profile

Full NameArif Aziz Somjee
GenderMale
SpecialityInternal Medicine
Experience29 Years
LocationAshland, Mississippi
Accepts Medicare AssignmentsMay be. He may accept the Medicare-approved amount; you may be billed for more than the Medicare deductible and coinsurance.
  Medical Education and Training:
  • Arif Aziz Somjee attended and graduated from University Of Tennessee College Of Medicine in 1990
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1730129404
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 06/08/2006
  • Last Update Date: 07/09/2007
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 8628138542
  • Enrollment ID: I20081124000038

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for Arif Aziz Somjee such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.
IdentifierTypeStateIssuer
1730129404NPI-NPPES

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
207R00000XInternal Medicine 14922 (Mississippi)Primary

Hospital Affiliation

Hospital NameLocationType
Baptist Memorial Hospital Union CountyNew albany, MSAcute Care Hospital
Magnolia Regional Health CenterCorinth, MSAcute Care Hospital

Group Practice Association

Group Practice NameGroup PECOS PAC IDNo. of Members
North Mississippi Primary Health Care, Inc.327451352814

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. Arif Aziz Somjee allows following entities to bill medicare on his behalf.
Entity NameNorth Mississippi Primary Health Care, Inc.
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1821092552
PECOS PAC ID: 3274513528
Enrollment ID: O20100414000677

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. Arif Aziz Somjee 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
Committed to heart health through the Million Hearts Initiative No

Mailing Address and Practice Location

Mailing AddressPractice Location Address
Arif Aziz Somjee, MD
15921 Boundary Drive
Box 92
Ashland
MS 38603

Ph: (662) 224-8951
Arif Aziz Somjee, MD
15921 Boundary Drive
Box 92
Ashland
MS 38603

Ph: (662) 224-8951

Reviews and Comments

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Dr. Irshad Hussain, MD
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Medicare: May Accept Medicare Assignments
Practice Location: 15921 Boundary Dr, Ashland, MS 38603
Phone: 662-224-8951    Fax: 662-224-6459

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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