Chawat Tongma, MD - Medicare Internal Medicine in Dededo, GU

Chawat Tongma, MD is a medicare enrolled "Hospitalist" physician in Dededo, Guam. He graduated from medical school in 2006 and has 17 years of diverse experience with area of expertise as Internal Medicine. He is a member of the group practice Guam Healthcare Development Incorporated and his current practice location is 133 Route 3, Dededo, Guam. You can reach out to his office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (671) 645-5500.

Chawat Tongma is licensed to practice in Guam (license number M-2026) 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 1780970467.

Contact Information

Chawat Tongma, MD
133 Route 3,
Dededo, GU 96929-6911
(671) 645-5500
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Physician's Profile

Full NameChawat Tongma
SpecialityInternal Medicine
Experience17 Years
Location133 Route 3, Dededo, Guam
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:
  • Chawat Tongma graduated from medical school in 2006
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1780970467
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 06/22/2011
  • Last Update Date: 05/15/2019
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 2567744725
  • Enrollment ID: I20170123002929

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for Chawat Tongma such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
207R00000XInternal Medicine M-2026 (Guam)Secondary
208M00000XHospitalist M-2026 (Guam)Primary

Medical Facilities Affiliation

Facility NameLocationFacility Type
Guam Regional Medical CityDededo, GUHospital

Group Practice Association

Group Practice NameGroup PECOS PAC IDNo. of Members
Guam Healthcare Development Incorporated923435177687

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. Chawat Tongma allows following entities to bill medicare on his behalf.
Entity NameGuam Healthcare Development Incorporated
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1326447939
PECOS PAC ID: 9234351776
Enrollment ID: O20150326000266

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. Chawat Tongma is enrolled with medicare and thus, if eligible, can prescribe medicare part D drugs to patients with medicare part D benefits.

Mailing Address and Practice Location

Mailing AddressPractice Location Address
Chawat Tongma, MD
155/2 Moo 6, Soi Bangkok-nonthaburi 2,
Muang, NONTHABURI 11000

Ph: (662) 527-2182
Chawat Tongma, MD
133 Route 3,
Dededo, GU 96929-6911

Ph: (671) 645-5500

Reviews and Comments

Hospitalist Doctors in Dededo, GU

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.

NPI Number: The National Provider Identifier (NPI) is a unique identification number for covered health care providers. The NPI must be used in lieu of legacy provider identifiers in the HIPAA standards transactions. Covered health care providers and all health plans and health care clearinghouses must use the NPIs in the administrative and financial transactions adopted under HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act).

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