Ralph C Kahler, MD - Medicare Hospitalist in Hattiesburg, MS

Ralph C Kahler, MD is a medicare enrolled "Hospitalist" physician in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. His current practice location is 415 S 28th Ave, Hattiesburg, Mississippi. You can reach out to his office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (601) 288-4329.

Ralph C Kahler is licensed to practice in Mississippi (license number 09627) 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 1063526895.

Contact Information

Ralph C Kahler, MD
415 S 28th Ave,
Hattiesburg, MS 39401-7246
(601) 288-4329
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Physician's Profile

Full NameRalph C Kahler
GenderMale
SpecialityHospitalist
Location415 S 28th Ave, Hattiesburg, Mississippi
Accepts Medicare AssignmentsMedicare enrolled and may accept medicare through third-party reassignment. May prescribe medicare part D drugs.
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1063526895
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 08/18/2006
  • Last Update Date: 08/23/2016
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 7517932791
  • Enrollment ID: I20040831001076

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for Ralph C Kahler such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.
IdentifierTypeStateIssuer
1063526895NPI-NPPES
1559010OtherMSAMERICAN ADMIN GROUP
1739715MedicaidLA
110038727OtherMSRAILROAD MEDICARE
00117526MedicaidMS

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
207RI0200XInternal Medicine - Infectious Disease 09627 (Mississippi)Secondary
208M00000XHospitalist 09627 (Mississippi)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. Ralph C Kahler allows following entities to bill medicare on his behalf.
Entity NameHattiesburg Clinic Pa
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1740213446
PECOS PAC ID: 5193706794
Enrollment ID: O20040528000685

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. Ralph C Kahler 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
Ralph C Kahler, MD
415 S 28th Ave,
Hattiesburg, MS 39401-7246

Ph: (601) 288-4329
Ralph C Kahler, MD
415 S 28th Ave,
Hattiesburg, MS 39401-7246

Ph: (601) 288-4329

Reviews and Comments

Hospitalist Doctors in Hattiesburg, MS

Kabeer Burman, M.D.
Hospitalist
Medicare: Accepting Medicare Assignments
Practice Location: 415 S 28th Ave, Hattiesburg, MS 39401
Phone: 601-288-4329    Fax: 601-288-3191
Mohammad Iffat Kabir Anindo,
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Medicare: Accepting Medicare Assignments
Practice Location: 415 S 28th Ave, Hattiesburg, MS 39401
Phone: 601-288-4329    Fax: 601-579-5240
Manjunath Ramaiah, MD
Hospitalist
Medicare: Accepting Medicare Assignments
Practice Location: 415 S 28th Ave, Hattiesburg, MS 39401
Phone: 601-288-4329    Fax: 601-288-3191
George E Habeeb Jr., MD
Hospitalist
Medicare: Accepting Medicare Assignments
Practice Location: 415 S 28th Ave, Hattiesburg, MS 39401
Phone: 601-288-4329    Fax: 601-288-3191
Dr. Paul Drambarean, M.D.
Hospitalist
Medicare: Accepting Medicare Assignments
Practice Location: 415 S 28th Ave, Hattiesburg, MS 39401
Phone: 601-288-4329    Fax: 601-288-3191
Thomas E King Iii, MD
Hospitalist
Medicare: Accepting Medicare Assignments
Practice Location: 415 S 28th Ave, Hattiesburg, MS 39401
Phone: 601-288-4329    Fax: 601-288-3191
Dr. Asma Bassam Khader, M.D.
Hospitalist
Medicare: Accepting Medicare Assignments
Practice Location: 415 S 28th Ave, Hattiesburg, MS 39401
Phone: 601-288-4329    Fax: 601-579-5240

Medicare Program: Medicare is a federal government program which provides health insurance to people who are 65 or older. This program also covers certain younger people with disabilities (who receive Social Security Disability Insurance - SSDI), and people with End-Stage Renal Disease (permanent kidney failure requiring dialysis or a transplant, sometimes called ESRD.

Medicare Assignment: Assignment means that your doctor, provider, or supplier agrees (or is required by law) to accept the Medicare-approved amount as full payment for covered services. Most doctors, providers, and suppliers accept assignment, but you should always check to make sure. Participating providers have signed an agreement to accept assignment for all Medicare-covered services.

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