James Frederick Richards, MD - Medicare Neurology in Billings, MT

James Frederick Richards, MD is a medicare enrolled "Psychiatry & Neurology - Neurology" physician in Billings, Montana. He graduated from medical school in 1972 and has 50 years of diverse experience with area of expertise as Neurology. He is a member of the group practice Yuma Regional Medical Center, Scl Health Montana, Ochsner Clinic Llc and his current practice location is 1233 N 30th St, Billings, Montana. You can reach out to his office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (406) 237-3850.

James Frederick Richards is licensed to practice in Montana (license number 11964) 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 1023038007.

Contact Information

James Frederick Richards, MD
1233 N 30th St,
Billings, MT 59101-0127
(406) 237-3850
(406) 237-3855

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Physician's Profile

Full NameJames Frederick Richards
GenderMale
SpecialityNeurology
Experience50 Years
Location1233 N 30th St, Billings, Montana
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:
  • James Frederick Richards graduated from medical school in 1972
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1023038007
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 07/20/2006
  • Last Update Date: 07/28/2020
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 3173525946
  • Enrollment ID: I20070207000256

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for James Frederick Richards such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.
IdentifierTypeStateIssuer
1023038007NPI-NPPES

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
2084N0400XPsychiatry & Neurology - Neurology 322145 (Louisiana)Secondary
2084N0400XPsychiatry & Neurology - Neurology 11964 (Montana)Primary

Hospital Affiliation

Hospital NameLocationType
St Vincent HealthcareBillings, MTAcute Care Hospital
Yuma Regional Medical CenterYuma, AZAcute Care Hospital
Ochsner Medical Center - Baton RougeBaton rouge, LAAcute Care Hospital

Group Practice Association

Group Practice NameGroup PECOS PAC IDNo. of Members
Yuma Regional Medical Center2062314826212
Scl Health Montana347645771442
Ochsner Clinic Llc82249336192152

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. James Frederick Richards 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
James Frederick Richards, MD
1233 N 30th St,
Billings, MT 59101-0127

Ph: (406) 237-3850
James Frederick Richards, MD
1233 N 30th St,
Billings, MT 59101-0127

Ph: (406) 237-3850

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