Dr William B Harris, MD - Medicare General Surgery in Bay Minette, AL

Dr William B Harris, MD is a medicare enrolled "Surgery" physician in Bay Minette, Alabama. He went to University Of South Alabama College Of Medicine and graduated in 1978 and has 43 years of diverse experience with area of expertise as General Surgery. His current practice location is 2305 Hand Ave, Bay Minette, Alabama. You can reach out to his office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (251) 368-9826.

Dr William B Harris is licensed to practice in Alabama (license number MD.9132) 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 1710972906.

Contact Information

Dr William B Harris, MD
2305 Hand Ave,
Bay Minette, AL 36507-4191
(251) 368-9826
(251) 368-3917

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Physician's Profile

Full NameDr William B Harris
GenderMale
SpecialityGeneral Surgery
Experience43 Years
Location2305 Hand Ave, Bay Minette, 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 William B Harris attended and graduated from University Of South Alabama College Of Medicine in 1978
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1710972906
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 09/14/2005
  • Last Update Date: 09/25/2020
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 0345220570
  • Enrollment ID: I20051021000459

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for Dr William B Harris such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.
IdentifierTypeStateIssuer
1710972906NPI-NPPES
3610053OtherALUNITED HEALTHCARE
51080702OtherALBCBS
529301280MedicaidAL
010024215OtherALRAILROAD MEDICARE

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
207P00000XEmergency Medicine MD.9132 (Alabama)Secondary
207Q00000XFamily Medicine MD9132 (Alabama)Secondary
208600000XSurgery 9132 (Alabama)Secondary
2086X0206XSurgery - Surgical Oncology MD.9132 (Alabama)Secondary
208600000XSurgery MD.9132 (Alabama)Primary

Hospital Affiliation

Hospital NameLocationType
Atmore Community HospitalAtmore, ALAcute Care Hospital
North Baldwin InfirmaryBay minette, ALAcute Care Hospital

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 William B Harris allows following entities to bill medicare on his behalf.
Entity NameSurgical Oncology & General Sugery, Pc
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1588787220
PECOS PAC ID: 1355321571
Enrollment ID: O20040720001096
Entity NameParagon Contracting Services Llc
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1225071459
PECOS PAC ID: 3971417825
Enrollment ID: O20050218000756
Entity NameInfirmary Health Urgent Care - Bay Minette, P.c.
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1013283530
PECOS PAC ID: 4880857952
Enrollment ID: O20120530000267
Entity NameEmergency Staffing Solutions Inc
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1477590974
PECOS PAC ID: 9830001650
Enrollment ID: O20120612000674
Entity NameWilliams Station Emergency Physicians Llc
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1447702188
PECOS PAC ID: 6507145000
Enrollment ID: O20161123001497

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 William B Harris 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 William B Harris, MD
Po Box 30195,
Pensacola, FL 32503-1195

Ph: (251) 368-9826
Dr William B Harris, MD
2305 Hand Ave,
Bay Minette, AL 36507-4191

Ph: (251) 368-9826

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Grover Travis Paul, MD FACS
Surgery
Medicare: Accepting Medicare Assignments
Practice Location: 2002 Hand Avenue, Bay Minette, AL 36507
Phone: 251-580-4243    Fax: 251-580-4189

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