Nurse Practitioner in Valdese, NC Accepting Medicare

5 Nurse Practitioner nurses found. Showing 1 - 5
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Michelle Sluder Elliott, FNP
Nurse Practitioner - Family
Medicare: Accepting Medicare Assignments
Practice Location: 2659 Us Highway 70 E, Valdese, NC 28690
Phone: 828-580-4080    Fax: 828-580-4089
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Mr. John Hugh Wallace Jr., FNP-C
Nurse Practitioner - Family
Medicare: Accepting Medicare Assignments
Practice Location: 319 Springwood Dr Ne, Valdese, NC 28690
Phone: 828-879-8419    
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Angela L. Anderson, NP
Nurse Practitioner - Family
Medicare: Accepting Medicare Assignments
Practice Location: 319 Springwood Dr Ne, Valdese, NC 28690
Phone: 828-879-8419    Fax: 828-879-8348
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Ms. Caroline Kaye Lynn, NP-C
Nurse Practitioner - Adult Health
Medicare: Not Enrolled in Medicare
Practice Location: 720 Malcolm Blvd, Valdese, NC 28690
Phone: 828-580-7536    Fax: 828-580-7537
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Paula Lynn Gilbert, NP
Nurse Practitioner
Medicare: Accepting Medicare Assignments
Practice Location: 2659 Us Highway 70 E, Valdese, NC 28690
Phone: 828-580-4080    Fax: 828-580-4089
Popular Specializations in Valdese, NC:

Nurse Practitioner
Registered Nurse
Physician Assistant


Nurse Practitioner: (1) A registered nurse provider with a graduate degree in nursing prepared for advanced practice involving independent and interdependent decision making and direct accountability for clinical judgment across the health care continuum or in a certified specialty. (2) A registered nurse who has completed additional training beyond basic nursing education and who provides primary health care services in accordance with state nurse practice laws or statutes. Tasks performed by nurse practitioners vary with practice requirements mandated by geographic, political, economic, and social factors. Nurse practitioner specialists include, but are not limited to, family nurse practitioners, gerontological nurse practitioners, pediatric nurse practitioners, obstetric-gynecologic nurse practitioners, and school nurse practitioners.



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.

NPI Number: The National Provider Identifier (NPI) is a unique identification number for covered health care providers. The NPI must be used in lieu of legacy provider identifiers in the HIPAA standards transactions. Covered health care providers and all health plans and health care clearinghouses must use the NPIs in the administrative and financial transactions adopted under HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act).

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