Griffith Conway Steiner, MD - Medicare Ophthalmology in Anchorage, AK

Griffith Conway Steiner, MD is a medicare enrolled "Ophthalmology" physician in Anchorage, Alaska. He went to University Of Nevada School Of Medicine and graduated in 1991 and has 28 years of diverse experience with area of expertise as Ophthalmology. He is a member of the group practice Ophthalmic Associates A Professional Corporation and his current practice location is 542 W 2nd Ave, Anchorage, Alaska. You can reach out to his office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (907) 276-1617.

Griffith Conway Steiner is licensed to practice in Alaska (license number 3675) 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 1700879269.

Contact Information

542 W 2nd Ave
Anchorage
AK 99501-2208
(907) 276-1617
(907) 264-2687

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Physician's Profile

Full NameGriffith Conway Steiner
GenderMale
SpecialityOphthalmology
Experience28 Years
LocationAnchorage, Alaska
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:
  • Griffith Conway Steiner attended and graduated from University Of Nevada School Of Medicine in 1991
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1700879269
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 08/30/2005
  • Last Update Date: 05/02/2012
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 4183713944
  • Enrollment ID: I20101022001057

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for Griffith Conway Steiner such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.
IdentifierTypeStateIssuer
1700879269NPI-NPPES
MD36751MedicaidAK

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
207W00000XOphthalmology 3675 (Alaska)Primary

Hospital Affiliation

Hospital NameLocationType
Providence Alaska Medical CenterAnchorage, AKAcute Care Hospital

Group Practice Association

Group Practice NameGroup PECOS PAC IDNo. of Members
Ophthalmic Associates A Professional Corporation41835155964

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. Griffith Conway Steiner allows following entities to bill medicare on his behalf.
Entity NameOphthalmic Associates A Professional Corporation
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1255325692
PECOS PAC ID: 4183515596
Enrollment ID: O20040324000384

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. Griffith Conway Steiner 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
Griffith Conway Steiner, MD
542 W 2nd Ave
Anchorage
AK 99501-2208

Ph: (907) 276-1617
Griffith Conway Steiner, MD
542 W 2nd Ave
Anchorage
AK 99501-2208

Ph: (907) 276-1617

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