MR. JEAN MARQUES LAFOREST COUNSELOR NPI 1003004292

Community Health Worker in Somerville, MA

Individual Male Community Health Worker

About JEAN LAFOREST

Jean Laforest is a provider established in Somerville, Massachusetts and his medical specialization is community health worker. The NPI number of Jean Laforest is 1003004292 and was assigned on October 2007. The practitioner's primary taxonomy code is 172V00000X. The provider is registered as an individual and his NPI record was last updated 13 years ago.

Jean Laforest is a non-participating provider of Medicare. If you are a Medicare beneficiary this means the provider can charge up to 15% more than Medicare's approved amount for the cost of rendered services, in addition to your normal deductible and coinsurance costs. There are some states that restrict the limiting charge when you see non-participating provider. If you pay the full cost of your care up front, your non- participating provider should still submit a claim to Medicare. Afterward, you should receive reimbursement from Medicare for up 80% of the Medicare-approved amount for the services rendered.

NPI

1003004292

Provider NameMR. JEAN MARQUES LAFOREST COUNSELOR
Provider Location Address230 HIGHLAND AVE S.O.N, ROOM 401 SOMERVILLE, MA 02143
Provider Mailing Address230 HIGHLAND AVE S.O.N, ROOM 401 SOMERVILLE, MA 02143
GenderMale
NPI Entity TypeIndividual
Is Sole Proprietor?No
Is Organization Subpart?N/A
Enumeration Date10-12-2007
Last Update Date10-12-2007

Primary Taxonomy

Taxonomy Code172V00000X
ClassificationCommunity Health Worker
TypeOther Service Providers
Taxonomy DescriptionCommunity 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.

Business Address

MR. JEAN MARQUES LAFOREST COUNSELOR
230 HIGHLAND AVE
S.O.N, ROOM 401
SOMERVILLE, MA
ZIP 02143
Phone: (617) 591-6780
Fax: (617) 591-6784

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Mailing Address

MR. JEAN MARQUES LAFOREST COUNSELOR
230 HIGHLAND AVE
S.O.N, ROOM 401
SOMERVILLE, MA
ZIP 02143
Phone: (617) 591-6780
Fax: (617) 591-6784

Other Providers at the same location


The following 20 providers are registered at the same or nearby location.

NPI Name / Type Taxonomy Address
1154498889 RALPH H UPCHURCH MD
Individual
Emergency Medicine230 HIGHLAND AVE
SOMERVILLE, MA 02143
(617) 591-4707
1164476503 INGO H STUBBE MD
Individual
Internal Medicine230 HIGHLAND AVE
SOMERVILLE, MA 02143
(617) 591-4920
1174732119 EMILY J SPEAGLE LICSW
Individual
Social Worker (Clinical)230 HIGHLAND AVE
SOMERVILLE, MA 02143
(617) 591-4484
1225181910 SARAH BANSEN APRN
Individual
Nurse Practitioner (Obstetrics & Gynecology)230 HIGHLAND AVE WOMEN'S HEALTH CENTER
SOMERVILLE, MA 02143
(617) 591-4800
1265638209 MARLA DRISCOLL RN
Individual
Registered Nurse230 HIGHLAND AVE
SOMERVILLE, MA 02143
(617) 591-4350
1306040290MRS. AUNKSIKA ANN SLAYTON OTR.L
Individual
Occupational Therapist230 HIGHLAND AVE
SOMERVILLE, MA 02143
(617) 591-4276
1336111020DR. LOU ANN BRUNO-MURTHA D.O.
Individual
Internal Medicine (Infectious Disease)230 HIGHLAND AVE
SOMERVILLE, MA 02143
(617) 591-4780
1366651465 BARBARA J KOPPEL LICSW
Individual
Social Worker (Clinical)230 HIGHLAND AVE
SOMERVILLE, MA 02143
(617) 491-4786
1376753848DR. XIA THAI PHARM.D.
Individual
Pharmacist (Pharmacotherapy)230 HIGHLAND AVE
SOMERVILLE, MA 02143
(617) 591-4192
1417021437 MANISH TANDON MD
Individual
Internal Medicine (Gastroenterology)230 HIGHLAND AVE MEDICAL SPECIALTIES
SOMERVILLE, MA 02143
(617) 665-1552
1538212071 EVELYN NEIMAN APRN
Individual
Nurse Practitioner230 HIGHLAND AVE
SOMERVILLE, MA 02143
(617) 591-4800
1538212089 KAREN LEFKOWITZ APRN
Individual
Nurse Practitioner230 HIGHLAND AVE
SOMERVILLE, MA 02143
(617) 591-6300
1588869481MRS. NICOLE PATRICIA STEWART MS, OTR L
Individual
Occupational Therapist230 HIGHLAND AVE
SOMERVILLE, MA 02143
(617) 591-4500
1659352748DR. LJILJANA GRKOVICH MD
Individual
Anesthesiology230 HIGHLAND AVE
SOMERVILLE, MA 02143
(617) 666-4400
1760430755DR. MICHAEL HERCULES THEODOULOU D.P.M.
Individual
Podiatrist230 HIGHLAND AVE
SOMERVILLE, MA 02143
(617) 665-1000
1760481501DR. MICHAEL CLARENCE PAYNE M.D., M.P.H.
Individual
Internal Medicine (Gastroenterology)230 HIGHLAND AVE SOMERVILLE HOSPITAL / THE CAMBRIDGE HEALTH ALLIANCE
SOMERVILLE, MA 02143
(617) 665-1000
1790980282MISS JENNIFER ANN PURDY COTAL
Individual
Occupational Therapy Assistant230 HIGHLAND AVE
SOMERVILLE, MA 02143
(617) 591-4276
1811191711MRS. SELENA CHANA KUTIN P.T
Individual
Physical Therapist230 HIGHLAND AVE
SOMERVILLE, MA 02143
(617) 591-4240
1861696866MS. AMYBETH LYNCH PT
Individual
Physical Therapist230 HIGHLAND AVE
SOMERVILLE, MA 02143
(617) 591-4266
1922202852MR. REID FUJIMORI DPT, MSPT
Individual
Physical Therapist230 HIGHLAND AVE
SOMERVILLE, MA 02143
(617) 591-4276

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.