Shirley Lazenby, MD is a medicare enrolled "Emergency Medicine" physician in Alexander City, Alabama. Her current practice location is 3368 Highway 280, Alexander City, Alabama. You can reach out to her office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (256) 329-7134.
Shirley Lazenby is licensed to practice in Alabama (license number 00018165) and she also participates in the medicare program. She does not accept medicare assignments directly but she may accept medicare through third-party (refer to Reassignment section below) and may also prescribe medicare part D drugs. Her NPI Number is 1598839037.
Medicare enrolled and may accept medicare through third-party reassignment. May prescribe medicare part D drugs.
NPI Number: 1598839037
Provider Enumeration Date: 11/17/2006
Last Update Date: 07/08/2007
Medicare PECOS Information:
PECOS PAC ID: 4688644305
Enrollment ID: I20040729001037
Medical identifiers for Shirley Lazenby such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.
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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. Shirley Lazenby allows following entities to bill medicare on her behalf.
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. Shirley Lazenby is enrolled with medicare and thus, if eligible, can prescribe medicare part D drugs to patients with medicare part D benefits.
Shirley Lazenby, MD 3368 Highway 280 Alexander City AL 35010-3393 Ph: (256) 329-7134
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Emergency Medicine Doctors in Alexander City, AL
Michele Goldhagen, MD Emergency Medicine Medicare: Medicare Enrolled Practice Location: 3368 Highway 280, Alexander City, AL 35010 Phone: 256-329-7134
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