Dr Eric D Van Tassel, MD - Medicare Internal Medicine in Asheville, NC

Dr Eric D Van Tassel, MD is a medicare enrolled "Internal Medicine - Cardiovascular Disease" physician in Asheville, North Carolina. His current practice location is 5 Vanderbilt Park Dr, Asheville, North Carolina. You can reach out to his office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (828) 274-6000.

Dr Eric D Van Tassel is licensed to practice in North Carolina (license number 32592) and he also participates in the medicare program. He does not accept medicare assignments directly but he may accept medicare through third-party (refer to Reassignment section below) and may also prescribe medicare part D drugs. His NPI Number is 1093711194.

Contact Information

5 Vanderbilt Park Dr
Asheville
NC 28803-1700
(828) 274-6000
(828) 277-6350

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Physician's Profile

Full NameDr Eric D Van Tassel
GenderMale
SpecialityInternal Medicine - Cardiovascular Disease
LocationAsheville, North Carolina
Accepts Medicare AssignmentsMedicare enrolled and may accept medicare through third-party reassignment. May prescribe medicare part D drugs.
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1093711194
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 06/23/2005
  • Last Update Date: 07/08/2007
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 4981618402
  • Enrollment ID: I20060203000173

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for Dr Eric D Van Tassel such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.
IdentifierTypeStateIssuer
1093711194NPI-NPPES
8984722MedicaidNC

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
207RC0000XInternal Medicine - Cardiovascular Disease 32592 (North Carolina)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. Dr Eric D Van Tassel allows following entities to bill medicare on his behalf.
Entity NameMission Medical Associates Inc
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1114150190
PECOS PAC ID: 0749326106
Enrollment ID: O20100313000054

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 Eric D Van Tassel 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
Dr Eric D Van Tassel, MD
5 Vanderbilt Park Dr
Asheville
NC 28803-1700

Ph: (828) 274-6000
Dr Eric D Van Tassel, MD
5 Vanderbilt Park Dr
Asheville
NC 28803-1700

Ph: (828) 274-6000

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