J Scott Simpson, OD - Medicare Optometrist in El Dorado, AR

J Scott Simpson, OD is a medicare enrolled "Optometrist" provider in El Dorado, Arkansas. He went to Southern College Of Optometry and graduated in 1975 and has 45 years of diverse experience with area of expertise as Optometry. He is a member of the group practice Med Southwest Pllc and his current practice location is 310 Thompson Ave, El Dorado, Arkansas. You can reach out to his office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (870) 862-4216.

J Scott Simpson is licensed to practice in Arkansas (license number 2178) 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 1386617405.

Contact Information

J Scott Simpson, OD
310 Thompson Ave,
El Dorado, AR 71730-4569
(870) 862-4216
(870) 862-9011

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Healthcare Provider's Profile

Full NameJ Scott Simpson
GenderMale
SpecialityOptometry
Experience45 Years
Location310 Thompson Ave, El Dorado, Arkansas
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:
  • J Scott Simpson attended and graduated from Southern College Of Optometry in 1975
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1386617405
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 02/09/2006
  • Last Update Date: 07/25/2019
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 0840270799
  • Enrollment ID: I20100809000610

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for J Scott Simpson such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.
IdentifierTypeStateIssuer
1386617405NPI-NPPES
106105722MedicaidAR
17248000040OtherARQUALCHOICE
410040978OtherRAILROAD MEDICARE

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
152W00000XOptometrist 2178 (Arkansas)Primary

Group Practice Association

Group Practice NameGroup PECOS PAC IDNo. of Members
Med Southwest Pllc408295287426

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. J Scott Simpson allows following entities to bill medicare on his behalf.
Provider NameMed Southwest Pllc
Provider TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Provider IdentifiersNPI Number: 1497211783
PECOS PAC ID: 4082952874
Enrollment ID: O20190403000952

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. J Scott Simpson 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
J Scott Simpson, OD
310 Thompson Ave,
El Dorado, AR 71730-4569

Ph: (870) 862-4216
J Scott Simpson, OD
310 Thompson Ave,
El Dorado, AR 71730-4569

Ph: (870) 862-4216

Reviews and Comments

Optometrist in El Dorado, AR

Med Southwest, Pllc
Optometrist
Medicare: Not Enrolled in Medicare
Practice Location: 310 Thompson Ave, El Dorado, AR 71730
Phone: 870-862-4216    Fax: 870-862-2423
Steven Sowell, O D P A
Optometrist
Medicare: Accepting Medicare Assignments
Practice Location: 2033 N West Ave, El Dorado, AR 71730
Phone: 870-863-0856    Fax: 870-862-9123
Simpson & Parnell Od Pllc
Optometrist
Medicare: Not Enrolled in Medicare
Practice Location: 310 Thompson Ave, El Dorado, AR 71730
Phone: 870-862-4216    
Marc David Parnell, OD
Optometrist
Medicare: Medicare Enrolled
Practice Location: 310 Thompson Ave, El Dorado, AR 71730
Phone: 870-862-4216    Fax: 870-862-9011
Joe L Templeton Jr., O.D.
Optometrist
Medicare: Accepting Medicare Assignments
Practice Location: 322 W Main St, El Dorado, AR 71730
Phone: 870-862-9583    Fax: 870-862-9583
Melinda Sue Legg, O.D.
Optometrist
Medicare: Accepting Medicare Assignments
Practice Location: 2730 N West Ave, El Dorado, AR 71730
Phone: 870-862-8069    
Steven Sowell Od Pa
Optometrist
Medicare: Medicare Enrolled
Practice Location: 2033 N West Ave, El Dorado, AR 71730
Phone: 870-863-0856    Fax: 870-862-9123

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.

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