Cheryl L Tan-jacobson, MD - Medicare Pediatrics in Covington, WA

Cheryl L Tan-jacobson, MD is a medicare enrolled "Pediatrics" physician in Covington, Washington. Her current practice location is 17700 Se 272nd St, Covington, Washington. You can reach out to her office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (253) 372-7156.

Cheryl L Tan-jacobson is licensed to practice in Washington (license number MD00026388) and she also participates in the medicare program. She does not accept medicare assignments directly but she may accept medicare through third-party (refer to Reassignment section below) and may also prescribe medicare part D drugs. Her NPI Number is 1780604249.

Contact Information

Cheryl L Tan-jacobson, MD
17700 Se 272nd St,
Covington, WA 98042-4951
(253) 372-7156
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Physician's Profile

Full NameCheryl L Tan-jacobson
Location17700 Se 272nd St, Covington, Washington
Accepts Medicare AssignmentsMedicare enrolled and may accept medicare through third-party reassignment. May prescribe medicare part D drugs.
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1780604249
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 07/20/2006
  • Last Update Date: 09/10/2010
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 1052506508
  • Enrollment ID: I20101110001036

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for Cheryl L Tan-jacobson such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
208000000XPediatrics MD00026388 (Washington)Primary

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. Cheryl L Tan-jacobson allows following entities to bill medicare on her behalf.
Entity NameMulticare Health System
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1497766638
PECOS PAC ID: 7719899897
Enrollment ID: O20031105000760

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. Cheryl L Tan-jacobson 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
Cheryl L Tan-jacobson, MD
Po Box 5299,
Tacoma, WA 98415-0299

Ph: (253) 372-7155
Cheryl L Tan-jacobson, MD
17700 Se 272nd St,
Covington, WA 98042-4951

Ph: (253) 372-7156

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Phone: 253-395-1960    Fax: 253-395-2013
Dr. Sean Michael Verlander, M.D.
Medicare: Medicare Enrolled
Practice Location: 27500 168th Pl Se, Covington, WA 98042
Phone: 253-395-2006    Fax: 253-395-1977

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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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