Dr Karen L Fromhold, MD - Medicare Family Medicine in Vergennes, VT

Dr Karen L Fromhold, MD is a medicare enrolled "General Practice" physician in Vergennes, Vermont. She went to University Of Vermont College Of Medicine and graduated in 2009 and has 11 years of diverse experience with area of expertise as Family Medicine. She is a member of the group practice Porter Hospital Inc and her current practice location is 10 North St, Vergennes, Vermont. You can reach out to her office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (802) 877-3466.

Dr Karen L Fromhold is licensed to practice in Vermont (license number 042-0012434) and she also participates in the medicare program. She accepts medicare assignments (which means she accepts the Medicare-approved amount; you will not be billed for any more than the Medicare deductible and coinsurance) and her NPI Number is 1609018621.

Contact Information

Dr Karen L Fromhold, MD
10 North St,
Vergennes, VT 05491
(802) 877-3466
(802) 877-1188

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Physician's Profile

Full NameDr Karen L Fromhold
GenderFemale
SpecialityFamily Medicine
Experience11 Years
Location10 North St, Vergennes, Vermont
Accepts Medicare AssignmentsYes. She accepts the Medicare-approved amount; you will not be billed for any more than the Medicare deductible and coinsurance.
  Medical Education and Training:
  • Dr Karen L Fromhold attended and graduated from University Of Vermont College Of Medicine in 2009
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1609018621
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 04/06/2009
  • Last Update Date: 10/04/2012
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 2567610561
  • Enrollment ID: I20120917000727

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for Dr Karen L Fromhold such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.
IdentifierTypeStateIssuer
1609018621NPI-NPPES

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
208D00000XGeneral Practice 042-0012434 (Vermont)Primary
390200000XStudent In An Organized Health Care Education/training Program (* (Not Available))Secondary

Hospital Affiliation

Hospital NameLocationType
Porter Hospital, IncMiddlebury, VTCritical Access Hospital

Group Practice Association

Group Practice NameGroup PECOS PAC IDNo. of Members
Porter Hospital Inc185036518057

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 Karen L Fromhold allows following entities to bill medicare on her behalf.
Entity NamePorter Hospital Inc
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1235159567
PECOS PAC ID: 1850365180
Enrollment ID: O20050620000111
Entity NamePorter Hospital Inc
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1053331389
PECOS PAC ID: 1850365180
Enrollment ID: O20050919000670
Entity NamePorter Hospital Inc
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1841210176
PECOS PAC ID: 1850365180
Enrollment ID: O20050919000736
Entity NamePorter Hospital Inc
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1134457013
PECOS PAC ID: 1850365180
Enrollment ID: O20050919000862

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 Karen L Fromhold 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 Karen L Fromhold, MD
10 North St,
Vergennes, VT 05491

Ph: (802) 877-3466
Dr Karen L Fromhold, MD
10 North St,
Vergennes, VT 05491

Ph: (802) 877-3466

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