Dr Richard V Meadows, DO - Medicare Family Medicine in Abbeville, AL

Dr Richard V Meadows, DO is a medicare enrolled "Family Medicine" physician in Abbeville, Alabama. He went to University Of Kansas School Of Med (kc/wich/sal) and graduated in 1982 and has 39 years of diverse experience with area of expertise as Family Medicine. He is a member of the group practice Family Practice Center Of Abbeville,p.a. and his current practice location is 217 Dothan Rd, Abbeville, Alabama. You can reach out to his office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (334) 585-6421.

Dr Richard V Meadows is licensed to practice in Alabama (license number DO 90) 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 1902888407.

Contact Information

Dr Richard V Meadows, DO
217 Dothan Rd,
Abbeville, AL 36310-2836
(334) 585-6421
(334) 585-6159

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Physician's Profile

Full NameDr Richard V Meadows
GenderMale
SpecialityFamily Medicine
Experience39 Years
Location217 Dothan Rd, Abbeville, Alabama
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 Richard V Meadows attended and graduated from University Of Kansas School Of Med (kc/wich/sal) in 1982
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1902888407
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 11/18/2005
  • Last Update Date: 04/26/2011
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 2264435338
  • Enrollment ID: I20100617000108

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for Dr Richard V Meadows such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.
IdentifierTypeStateIssuer
1902888407NPI-NPPES
000011757MedicaidAL
51011757OtherALBC/BS OF ALABAMA

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
207Q00000XFamily Medicine DO 90 (Alabama)Primary

Hospital Affiliation

Hospital NameLocationType
Southeast Alabama Medical CenterDothan, ALAcute Care Hospital
Flowers HospitalDothan, ALAcute Care Hospital
Medical Center BarbourEufaula, ALAcute Care Hospital

Group Practice Association

Group Practice NameGroup PECOS PAC IDNo. of Members
Family Practice Center Of Abbeville,p.a.80220314002

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 V Meadows allows following entities to bill medicare on his behalf.
Entity NameFamily Practice Center Of Abbeville,p.a.
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1891846044
PECOS PAC ID: 8022031400
Enrollment ID: O20060111001054

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 V Meadows 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 V Meadows, DO
217 Dothan Rd,
Abbeville, AL 36310-2836

Ph: (334) 585-6307
Dr Richard V Meadows, DO
217 Dothan Rd,
Abbeville, AL 36310-2836

Ph: (334) 585-6421

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