NESTOR QUEZADA JOAQUIN NPI 1003006172

Community Health Worker

NESTOR MANUEL QUEZADA JOAQUIN MD

Nestor Quezada Joaquin is a community health worker in Oklahoma City, OK. Nestor Quezada Joaquin NPI is 1003006172. The provider's taxonomy code is 172V00000X - Community Health Worker. Community health workers (CHW) are lay members of communities who work either for pay or as volunteers in association with the local health care system in both urban and rural environments and usually share ethnicity, language, socioeconomic status and life experiences with the community members they serve. They have been identified by many titles such as community health advisors, lay health advocates, "promotores(as), outreach educators, community health representatives, peer health promoters, and peer health educators. CHWs offer interpretation and translation services, provide culturally appropriate health education and information, assist people in receiving the care they need, give informal counseling and guidance on health behaviors, advocate for individual and community health needs, and provide some direct services such as first aid and blood pressure screening. Some examples of these practitioners are Community Health Aides or Practitioners established under 25 USC §1616 (l) under HHS, Indian Health Service, Public Health Service.

NPI Profile Additional informationCallout TooltipNational Provider Indentifier (NPI)
The 10-position all-numeric identification number assigned by the NPPES to uniquely identify a health care provider.

NPI: 1003006172
Provider Name: NESTOR MANUEL QUEZADA JOAQUIN MD
Gender: Male
NPI Entity Type: Individual Additional informationCallout TooltipEntity type code
The code describing the type of health care provider that is being assigned an NPI.
Codes are:
1 = (Person): individual human being who furnishes health care;
2 = (Non-person): entity other than an individual human being that furnishes health care (Examples: hospital, SNF, hospital subunit, pharmacy, or HMO).

Is Sole Proprietor?: No
Is Organization Subpart?: N/A Additional informationCallout TooltipWhat is a subpart?
Subparts are the components and separate physical locations of organization health care providers. Examples include:
Hospital components include outpatient departments, surgical centers, psychiatric units, and laboratories. These components are often separately licensed or certified by States and may exist at physical locations other than that of the hospital of which they are a component.

Enumeration Date: 07-25-2007 Additional informationCallout TooltipProvider enumeration date
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Last Update Date: 10-02-2012 Additional informationCallout TooltipLast update date
The date that a record was last updated or changed.


Registered in PECOS?: YES Additional informationCallout TooltipWhat is PECOS?
PECOS is the Medicare Provider, Enrollment, Chain and Ownership System. The PECOS system is a database of providers who have registered with CMS. A NPI number is necessary to register in PECOS. Providers must enroll in PECOS to avoid denied claims.


Taxonomies


The taxonomy code defines the provider type, classification, and specialization. For individual NPIs the license data is associated to the taxonomy code.

No. Taxonomy Code Type Classification Specialization License No. License State Is Primary?
1172V00000X Additional informationCallout TooltipTaxonomy Code - 172V00000X
Community health workers (CHW) are lay members of communities who work either for pay or as volunteers in association with the local health care system in both urban and rural environments and usually share ethnicity, language, socioeconomic status and life experiences with the community members they serve. They have been identified by many titles such as community health advisors, lay health advocates, "promotores(as), outreach educators, community health representatives, peer health promoters, and peer health educators. CHWs offer interpretation and translation services, provide culturally appropriate health education and information, assist people in receiving the care they need, give informal counseling and guidance on health behaviors, advocate for individual and community health needs, and provide some direct services such as first aid and blood pressure screening. Some examples of these practitioners are Community Health Aides or Practitioners established under 25 USC §1616 (l) under HHS, Indian Health Service, Public Health Service.
Other Service ProvidersCommunity Health WorkerR-8506IANo
2207RI0200X Additional informationCallout TooltipTaxonomy Code - 207RI0200X
An internist who deals with infectious diseases of all types and in all organ systems. Conditions requiring selective use of antibiotics call for this special skill. This physician often diagnoses and treats AIDS patients and patients with fevers which have not been explained. Infectious disease specialists may also have expertise in preventive medicine and travel medicine.
Allopathic & Osteopathic PhysiciansInternal MedicineInfectious Disease28392OKYes

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NESTOR MANUEL QUEZADA JOAQUIN MD address is 4221 S WESTERN AVE 4010 OKLAHOMA CITY, OK 73109 Get Directions