DR. CHARLES STEVENS M.D. NPI 1003001363

Anesthesiology (Pain Medicine) in El Centro, CA

Individual Male Years of Experience 18 Anesthesiology Pain Medicine PECOS Enrolled Accepts Medicare Approved Payment

About CHARLES STEVENS

Charles Stevens is a provider established in El Centro, California and his medical specialization is anesthesiology (pain medicine) with more than 18 years of experience. He graduated from University Of Arkansas College Of Medicine in 2003. The NPI number of Charles Stevens is 1003001363 and was assigned on September 2007. The practitioner's primary taxonomy code is 207LP2900X with license number A104563 (CA). The provider is registered as an individual and his NPI record was last updated 8 years ago.

Charles Stevens is enrolled in PECOS and is eligible to order or refer healthcare services for Medicare patients. The provider is eligible to order or refer: Part B Clinical Laboratory and Imaging, Durable Medical Equipment (DME), a Home Health Agency (HHA) and Power Mobility Devices

Charles Stevens is registered with Medicare and accepts claims assignment, this means the provider accepts Medicare's approved amount for the cost of rendered services as full payment. Participating providers may not charge Medicare beneficiaries more than Medicare's approved amount for their services. Medicare beneficiaries still have to pay a coinsurance or copayment amount for a visit or service. According to Medicare claims data he has hospital affiliations with El Centro Regional Medical Center, Pioneers Memorial Healthcare District and Valley View Medical Center.

NPI

1003001363

Provider NameDR. CHARLES STEVENS M.D.
Provider Location Address1665 S IMPERIAL AVE STE D EL CENTRO, CA 92243
Provider Mailing Address1665 S IMPERIAL AVE STE D EL CENTRO, CA 92243
GenderMale
NPI Entity TypeIndividual
Medical School NameUNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF MEDICINE
Graduation Year2003
Is Sole Proprietor?Yes
Is Organization Subpart?N/A
Enumeration Date09-10-2007
Last Update Date02-06-2013

Primary Taxonomy

Taxonomy Code207LP2900X
ClassificationAnesthesiology
TypeAllopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
SpecializationPain Medicine
License No.A104563
License StateCA
Taxonomy DescriptionAn anesthesiologist who provides a high level of care, either as a primary physician or consultant, for patients experiencing problems with acute, chronic and/or cancer pain in both hospital and ambulatory settings. Patient care needs are also coordinated with other specialists.

Business Address

DR. CHARLES STEVENS M.D.
1665 S IMPERIAL AVE STE D
EL CENTRO, CA
ZIP 92243
Phone: (760) 482-0212
Fax: (760) 482-0166

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Mailing Address

DR. CHARLES STEVENS M.D.
1665 S IMPERIAL AVE STE D
EL CENTRO, CA
ZIP 92243
Phone: (760) 482-0212
Fax: (760) 482-0166

Medicare Participation

Registered in PECOS? Yes What is PECOS?
PECOS is the Medicare Provider, Enrollment, Chain and Ownership System. PECOS is Medicare's enrollment and revalidation system and it is the primary source of information about verified Medicare professionals. A NPI number is necessary to register in PECOS. Providers must enroll in PECOS to avoid denied claims.
PECOS PAC ID446319719
PECOS Enrollment IDI20081103000096, I20120216000149, I20120718000803
Accepts Medicare Assignment? Yes "What does it mean "accepts medicare assignment"?
When a provider accepts Medicare assignment, the provider agrees to be paid directly by Medicare and to accept the payment amount approved by Medicare. Additionally, the provider agrees to not bill patients for more than the Medicare deductible and coinsurance amounts.
A provider who doesn't accept assignment may charge you up to 15% over the Medicare-approved amount. This is known as the limiting charge. You may have to pay this amount, or it may be covered by another insurer.
Eligible order / refer Part B Clinical Laboratory and ImagingYes
Eligible order / refer Durable Medical EquipmentYes
Eligible order / refer Home Health Agency (HHA)Yes
Eligible order / refer Power Mobility DevicesYes

Clinician Utilization

The following Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) codes were publicly reported as the top services rendered by this provider under the Medicare program for the year 2017. The reported codes are based on the top 5 codes for each available Medicare specialty, excluding evaluation and management codes.

  • 4567Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specified, 10 mg (HCPCS:J3301)
  • 1915Drug screen, other than chromatographic; any number of drug classes, by clia waived test or moderate complexity test, per patient encounter (HCPCS:G0434)
  • 1054Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg (HCPCS:J1100)
  • 686Injections of anesthetic and/or steroid drug into lower or sacral spine nerve root using imaging guidance (HCPCS:64483)
  • 154Aspiration and/or injection of major joint or joint capsule with recording and reporting using ultrasound guidance (HCPCS:20611)
  • 83Ultrasonic guidance imaging supervision and interpretation for insertion of needle (HCPCS:76942)
  • 29Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule (HCPCS:20610)
  • 12Ultrasound study of arteries of both arms and legs (HCPCS:93922)

Hospital Affiliations

Medicare hospital affiliation is identified through self-reporting data, inpatient, outpatient, physician and ancillary service claims linked by the Medicare claims NPI number and place of service code. Additionally, to further determine provider hospital affiliation the clinician must have provided services to at least three patients on three different dates in the last 12 months. Charles Stevens is affiliated with the following medical facilities:

Hospital Name Address Phone Hospital Type CMS Certification Number (CCN) Overall Rating
EL CENTRO REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER1415 ROSS AVENUE
EL CENTRO, CA 92243
(760) 339-7100Acute Care Hospitals50045
PIONEERS MEMORIAL HEALTHCARE DISTRICT207 WEST LEGION ROAD
BRAWLEY, CA 92227
(760) 351-3333Acute Care Hospitals50342
VALLEY VIEW MEDICAL CENTER5330 SOUTH HIGHWAY 95
FORT MOHAVE, AZ 86426
(928) 788-2273Acute Care Hospitals30117

Secondary Taxonomies


The secondary taxonomy codes define the provider type, classification, and specialization. For individual NPIs the license data is associated to each taxonomy code.

No. Taxonomy Code Type Classification Specialization License No. State Primary
1207LP2900XAllopathic & Osteopathic PhysiciansAnesthesiologyPain Medicine036.118504ILNo

Taxonomy Description: an anesthesiologist who provides a high level of care, either as a primary physician or consultant, for patients experiencing problems with acute, chronic and/or cancer pain in both hospital and ambulatory settings. Patient care needs are also coordinated with other specialists.

Additional Identifiers


Additional identifier(s) currently or formerly used as an identifier for the provider. The codes may include UPIN, NSC, OSCAR, DEA, Medicaid State or PIN identification numbers.

Identifier Type / Code Identifier State
ASO41ZMEDICARE PIN (08)CA
7096338MEDICAID (05)CA

NPI Footnotes

What is the National Provider Indentifier (NPI)?
The NPI is 10-position all-numeric identification number assigned by the NPPES to uniquely identify a health care provider.

Provider Location Address
The location address of the provider being identified. For providers with more than one physical location, this is the primary location. This address cannot include a Post Office box.

Provider Mailing Address
The mailing address of the provider being identified. This address may contain the same information as the provider location address.

Entity Type Code
The code describing the type of health care provider that is being assigned an NPI.
The entity type 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)

What is a Subpart?
Subparts are the components and separate physical locations of organization health care providers. Subpart 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.

Provider Other Organization Name
The other organization name is the alternative last name by which the provider is or has been known (if an individual) or other name by which the organization provider is or has been known. The code identifying the type of other name. The provider other organization name codes are:
1 = former name;
2 = professional name;
3 = doing business as (d/b/ a) name;
4 = former legal business name; :
5 = other.

Provider Enumeration Date
The date the provider was assigned a unique identifier (assigned an NPI).

Last Update Date
The date that a NPI record was last updated or changed.

Primary Taxonomy Code
The primary taxonomy code defines the provider type, classification, and specialization. There could be only one primary taxonomy code per NPI record. For individual NPIs the license data is associated to the taxonomy code.

Authorized Official Name
The name of the person authorized to submit the NPI application or to officially change data for a health care provider.