Richard Johnson, MD - Medicare Nephrology in Aurora, CO

Richard Johnson, MD is a medicare enrolled "Internal Medicine - Nephrology" physician in Aurora, Colorado. He went to University Of Minnesota Medical School and graduated in 1979 and has 40 years of diverse experience with area of expertise as Nephrology. He is a member of the group practice University Physicians Incorporated and his current practice location is 12700 E 19th Ave, Aurora, Colorado. You can reach out to his office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (303) 724-4852.

Richard Johnson is licensed to practice in Colorado (license number 46977) 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 1194768416.

Contact Information

Richard Johnson, MD
12700 E 19th Ave,
Aurora, CO 80045-2560
(303) 724-4852
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Physician's Profile

Full NameRichard Johnson
GenderMale
SpecialityNephrology
Experience40 Years
Location12700 E 19th Ave, Aurora, Colorado
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:
  • Richard Johnson attended and graduated from University Of Minnesota Medical School in 1979
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1194768416
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 06/14/2006
  • Last Update Date: 11/19/2012
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 0345222568
  • Enrollment ID: I20081219000288

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for Richard Johnson such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.
IdentifierTypeStateIssuer
1194768416NPI-NPPES
66650259MedicaidCO

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
207RN0300XInternal Medicine - Nephrology 46977 (Colorado)Primary

Hospital Affiliation

Hospital NameLocationType
University Of Colorado Hospital AuthorityAurora, COAcute Care Hospital

Group Practice Association

Group Practice NameGroup PECOS PAC IDNo. of Members
University Physicians Incorporated34764656671897

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. Richard Johnson allows following entities to bill medicare on his behalf.
Entity NameUniversity Physicians Incorporated
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1962461889
PECOS PAC ID: 3476465667
Enrollment ID: O20031105000375

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. Richard Johnson 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
Richard Johnson, MD
Po Box 110429,
Aurora, CO 80042-0429

Ph: (303) 493-7000
Richard Johnson, MD
12700 E 19th Ave,
Aurora, CO 80045-2560

Ph: (303) 724-4852

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