William Allen Hunt, MD - Medicare Nephrology in Bridgeport, CT

William Allen Hunt, MD is a medicare enrolled "Internal Medicine - Nephrology" physician in Bridgeport, Connecticut. He went to Yale University School Of Medicine and graduated in 1981 and has 37 years of diverse experience with area of expertise as Nephrology. He is a member of the group practice Nephrology Associates Pc and his current practice location is 900 Madison Ave Ste 209, Bridgeport, Connecticut. You can reach out to his office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (203) 335-0195.

William Allen Hunt is licensed to practice in Connecticut (license number 026756) and he also participates in the medicare program. He may accept medicare assignments (which means he may accept the Medicare-approved amount; you may be billed for more than the Medicare deductible and coinsurance) and his NPI Number is 1396744041.

Contact Information

900 Madison Ave Ste 209
Bridgeport
CT 06606-5534
(203) 335-0195
(203) 335-7293

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Physician's Profile

Full NameWilliam Allen Hunt
GenderMale
SpecialityNephrology
Experience37 Years
LocationBridgeport, Connecticut
Accepts Medicare AssignmentsMay be. He may accept the Medicare-approved amount; you may be billed for more than the Medicare deductible and coinsurance.
  Medical Education and Training:
  • William Allen Hunt attended and graduated from Yale University School Of Medicine in 1981
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1396744041
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 07/15/2005
  • Last Update Date: 04/24/2018
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 0648331223
  • Enrollment ID: I20100210000347

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for William Allen Hunt such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.
IdentifierTypeStateIssuer
1396744041NPI-NPPES
001267568MedicaidCT

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
207RN0300XInternal Medicine - Nephrology 026756 (Connecticut)Primary

Hospital Affiliation

Hospital NameLocationType
Bridgeport HospitalBridgeport, CTAcute Care Hospital
St Vincent's Medical CenterBridgeport, CTAcute Care Hospital
Griffin HospitalDerby, CTAcute Care Hospital
Milford Hospital, IncMilford, CTAcute Care Hospital

Group Practice Association

Group Practice NameGroup PECOS PAC IDNo. of Members
Nephrology Associates Pc498159062711

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. William Allen Hunt allows following entities to bill medicare on his behalf.
Entity NameNephrology Associates Pc
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1609825223
PECOS PAC ID: 4981590627
Enrollment ID: O20040227000494

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. William Allen Hunt 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
William Allen Hunt, MD
900 Madison Ave Ste 209
Bridgeport
CT 06606-5534

Ph: (203) 335-0195
William Allen Hunt, MD
900 Madison Ave Ste 209
Bridgeport
CT 06606-5534

Ph: (203) 335-0195

Reviews and Comments

Internal Medicine Doctors in Bridgeport, CT

Mitchell Andrew Fogel, M.D.
Nephrology
Medicare: Accepting Medicare Assignments
Practice Location: 900 Madison Ave, Suite 209, Bridgeport, CT 06606
Phone: 203-335-0195    Fax: 203-335-7293
George C Roush, MD
Nephrology
Medicare: Medicare Enrolled
Practice Location: 2800 Main St, St. Vincent's Family Health Center, Bridgeport, CT 06606
Phone: 203-576-5131    
Christian Heineken, MD
Nephrology
Medicare: Accepting Medicare Assignments
Practice Location: 3180 Main St, Suite 301, Bridgeport, CT 06606
Phone: 203-373-9100    Fax: 203-365-8492
Pasquale Masone, MD
Nephrology
Medicare: Accepting Medicare Assignments
Practice Location: 3180 Main St, Suite 301, Bridgeport, CT 06606
Phone: 203-373-9100    Fax: 203-365-8492
Kevin B Panzer, MD
Nephrology
Medicare: Medicare Enrolled
Practice Location: 1381 Reservoir Ave., Bridgeport, CT 06606
Phone: 203-371-5197    
Safal Shetty, MD
Nephrology
Medicare: Medicare Enrolled
Practice Location: 267 Grant St, Bridgeport, CT 06610
Phone: 203-384-5009    
Karen A Hutchinson, M.D.
Nephrology
Medicare: Medicare Enrolled
Practice Location: 226 Mill Hill Ave, 3rd Floor, Bridgeport, CT 06610
Phone: 203-384-3873    Fax: 203-384-3829

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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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