Dr Richard A Kauff, MD - Medicare Pediatrics in Norwell, MA

Dr Richard A Kauff, MD is a medicare enrolled "Pediatrics" physician in Norwell, Massachusetts. His current practice location is 143 Longwater Dr, Norwell, Massachusetts. You can reach out to his office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (781) 878-5200.

Dr Richard A Kauff is licensed to practice in Massachusetts (license number 50973) 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 1215918677.

Contact Information

Dr Richard A Kauff, MD
143 Longwater Dr,
Norwell, MA 02061-1683
(781) 878-5200
(781) 681-9901

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Physician's Profile

Full NameDr Richard A Kauff
GenderMale
SpecialityPediatrics
Location143 Longwater Dr, Norwell, Massachusetts
Accepts Medicare AssignmentsMedicare enrolled and may accept medicare through third-party reassignment. May prescribe medicare part D drugs.
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1215918677
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 11/10/2005
  • Last Update Date: 03/17/2016
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 4183892458
  • Enrollment ID: I20110713000326

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for Dr Richard A Kauff such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.
IdentifierTypeStateIssuer
1215918677NPI-NPPES
04 2297845OtherMAHCVM
J02076OtherMABCBSMA
34694OtherMAFALLON
0016416OtherMANEIGHBORHOOD HLTH PLAN
04 2297845OtherMAPRIVATE HEALTHCARE SYSTEM
2083477MedicaidMA
200999OtherMAHVD PILGRIM HEALTH CARE
4218605OtherMAAETNA
04 2297845OtherMAUNITED HEALTH CARE
050973OtherMATUFTS
B10354001OtherMACIGNA
04 2297845OtherMDGIC UNICARE
04 2297845OtherMATRICARE
050973OtherMATUFTS MEDICARE PREFERRED

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
208000000XPediatrics 50973 (Massachusetts)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 Richard A Kauff allows following entities to bill medicare on his behalf.
Entity NameSouth Shore Medical Center, Inc.
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1669411856
PECOS PAC ID: 3678487444
Enrollment ID: O20040413000332

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 Richard A Kauff 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 Richard A Kauff, MD
143 Longwater Dr,
Norwell, MA 02061-1683

Ph: (781) 878-5200
Dr Richard A Kauff, MD
143 Longwater Dr,
Norwell, MA 02061-1683

Ph: (781) 878-5200

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