Dr Jan B Tawakol, MD - Medicare Internal Medicine in Christiansted, VI

Dr Jan B Tawakol, MD is a medicare enrolled "Internal Medicine - Nephrology" physician in Christiansted, Virgin Island. He graduated from medical school in 1997 and has 22 years of diverse experience with area of expertise as Internal Medicine. He is a member of the group practice Dialysis Access Specialists Llc, Plessen Medical Group, Llc and his current practice location is 3004 Orange Grove, Suite 2, Christiansted, Virgin Island. You can reach out to his office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (340) 715-7720.

Dr Jan B Tawakol is licensed to practice in Virgin Island (license number 1675) 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 1750375671.

Contact Information

3004 Orange Grove
Suite 2
VI 00820-4288
(340) 715-7720
(340) 713-9002

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Physician's Profile

Full NameDr Jan B Tawakol
SpecialityInternal Medicine
Experience22 Years
LocationChristiansted, Virgin Island
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 Jan B Tawakol graduated from medical school in 1997
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1750375671
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 09/07/2005
  • Last Update Date: 03/15/2017
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 3779531900
  • Enrollment ID: I20110601000009

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for Dr Jan B Tawakol such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
207RN0300XInternal Medicine - Nephrology 1675 (Virgin Island)Primary
207RN0300XInternal Medicine - Nephrology ME86769 (Florida)Secondary
207R00000XInternal Medicine 1675 (Virgin Island)Secondary

Hospital Affiliation

Hospital NameLocationType
Gov Juan F Luis Hospital & Medical CtrSt croix, VIAcute Care Hospital

Group Practice Association

Group Practice NameGroup PECOS PAC IDNo. of Members
Dialysis Access Specialists Llc21636091812
Plessen Medical Group, Llc89213039188

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 Jan B Tawakol allows following entities to bill medicare on his behalf.
Entity NameDialysis Access Specialists Llc
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1841598596
PECOS PAC ID: 2163609181
Enrollment ID: O20110531000422
Entity NamePlessen Medical Group, Llc
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1821331133
PECOS PAC ID: 8921303918
Enrollment ID: O20160301000382

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 Jan B Tawakol 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
Dr Jan B Tawakol, MD
3004 Orange Grove
Suite 2
VI 00820-4288

Ph: (340) 715-7720
Dr Jan B Tawakol, MD
3004 Orange Grove
Suite 2
VI 00820-4288

Ph: (340) 715-7720

Reviews and Comments

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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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