Barbara M Benutto, OD - Medicare Optometrist in Columbus, OH

Barbara M Benutto, OD is a medicare enrolled "Optometrist" provider in Columbus, Ohio. Her current practice location is 6500 Sawmill Rd, Columbus, Ohio. You can reach out to her office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (614) 798-0266.

Barbara M Benutto is licensed to practice in Ohio (license number OPT.004440) 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 1013959014.

Contact Information

Barbara M Benutto, OD
6500 Sawmill Rd,
Columbus, OH 43235-4942
(614) 798-0266
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Healthcare Provider's Profile

Full NameBarbara M Benutto
Location6500 Sawmill Rd, Columbus, Ohio
Accepts Medicare AssignmentsMedicare enrolled and may accept medicare through third-party reassignment. May prescribe medicare part D drugs.
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1013959014
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 06/12/2006
  • Last Update Date: 04/26/2020
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 1153375415
  • Enrollment ID: I20050309000597

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for Barbara M Benutto such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
152W00000XOptometrist OPT.004440 (Ohio)Primary
152WL0500XOptometrist - Low Vision Rehabilitation OPT.004440 (Ohio)Secondary

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. Barbara M Benutto allows following entities to bill medicare on her behalf.
Provider NameNorthwest Eye Surgeons Inc.
Provider TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Provider IdentifiersNPI Number: 1538246418
PECOS PAC ID: 1153393855
Enrollment ID: O20040812000389
Provider NameEye Physicians, Llc
Provider TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Provider IdentifiersNPI Number: 1740814516
PECOS PAC ID: 6800207192
Enrollment ID: O20201117001533

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. Barbara M Benutto 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
Barbara M Benutto, OD
2250 N Bank Dr,
Upper Arlington, OH 43220-5420

Ph: (614) 451-7550
Barbara M Benutto, OD
6500 Sawmill Rd,
Columbus, OH 43235-4942

Ph: (614) 798-0266

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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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