GWEN P NORDAHL PA-C NPI 1003004318

Physician Assistant in Fergus Falls, MN

Individual Female Years of Experience 14 Physician Assistant PECOS Enrolled Accepts Medicare Approved Payment

About GWEN NORDAHL

Gwen Nordahl is a primary care provider established in Fergus Falls, Minnesota and her medical specialization is physician assistant with more than 14 years of experience. The NPI number of Gwen Nordahl is 1003004318 and was assigned on October 2007. The practitioner's primary taxonomy code is 363A00000X with license number 1065 (MN). The provider is registered as an individual and her NPI record was last updated 10 years ago.

A primary care provider (PCP) like Gwen P Nordahl Pa-c sees people with common medical problems. The primary care provider might be a doctor, physician assistant, nurse practitioner or clinic that are usually involved in your long-term care. A PCP might provide preventive care, treat common medical conditions, identify urgent medical problems and refer you to specialists when necessary. Primary care is usually provided in an outpatient facility but if you are admitted to a hospital your PCP may assist in your care. The most common medical conditions seen by primary care providers are: hypertension, upper respiratory tract infections, depression or anxiety, back pain, arthritis, dermatitis, diabetes, urinary tract infections, etc

Gwen Nordahl 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

Gwen Nordahl 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 she has hospital affiliations with Douglas County Hospital.

NPI

1003004318

Provider Name GWEN P NORDAHL PA-C
Provider Location Address712 SOUTH CASCADE STREET FERGUS FALLS, MN 56537
Provider Mailing Address712 SOUTH CASCADE STREET FERGUS FALLS, MN 56537
GenderFemale
NPI Entity TypeIndividual
Medical School NameOTHER
Graduation Year2007
Is Sole Proprietor?No
Is Organization Subpart?N/A
Enumeration Date10-11-2007
Last Update Date07-09-2010

Primary Taxonomy

Taxonomy Code363A00000X
ClassificationPhysician Assistant
TypePhysician Assistants & Advanced Practice Nursing Providers
License No.1065
License StateMN
Taxonomy DescriptionA physician assistant is a person who has successfully completed an accredited education program for physician assistant, is licensed by the state and is practicing within the scope of that license. Physician assistants are formally trained to perform many of the routine, time-consuming tasks a physician can do. In some states, they may prescribe medications. They take medical histories, perform physical exams, order lab tests and x-rays, and give inoculations. Most states require that they work under the supervision of a physician.

Business Address

GWEN P NORDAHL PA-C
712 SOUTH CASCADE STREET
FERGUS FALLS, MN
ZIP 56537
Phone: (218) 736-8000
Fax: (218) 736-8757

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Mailing Address

GWEN P NORDAHL PA-C
712 SOUTH CASCADE STREET
FERGUS FALLS, MN
ZIP 56537
Phone: (218) 736-8000
Fax: (218) 736-8757

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 ID3678653961
PECOS Enrollment IDI20071227000248
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

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. Gwen Nordahl is affiliated with the following medical facilities:

Hospital Name Address Phone Hospital Type CMS Certification Number (CCN) Overall Rating
DOUGLAS COUNTY HOSPITAL111 17TH AVENUE EAST
ALEXANDRIA, MN 56308
(320) 762-1511Acute Care Hospitals240030

Other Providers at the same location


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

NPI Name / Type Taxonomy Address
1033205638MRS. JERILYN J. MITCHELL CNS, LP (PMHCNS-BC,
Individual
Clinical Nurse Specialist712 SOUTH CASCADE STREET
FERGUS FALLS, MN 56537
(218) 736-8000
1063422343 PAUL S ETZELL MD
Individual
Internal Medicine (Hematology & Oncology)712 SOUTH CASCADE STREET
FERGUS FALLS, MN 56537
(218) 736-8000
1063434637 STEVEN B THOM MD
Individual
Ophthalmology712 SOUTH CASCADE STREET
FERGUS FALLS, MN 56537
(218) 736-8000
1124049564 LAWRENCE F. EISINGER MD
Individual
Pediatrics712 SOUTH CASCADE STREET
FERGUS FALLS, MN 56537
(218) 736-8000
1134149552 MARIE BRAATEN NP
Individual
Nurse Practitioner (Gerontology)712 SOUTH CASCADE STREET
FERGUS FALLS, MN 56537
(218) 736-8000
1366420242 DAVID W ELLISON MD
Individual
Family Medicine712 SOUTH CASCADE STREET
FERGUS FALLS, MN 56537
(218) 736-8000
1376512178DR. ROBERT S NOYES MD
Individual
Emergency Medicine712 SOUTH CASCADE STREET
FERGUS FALLS, MN 56537
(218) 736-8000
1407955479 VALI ORANDI MD
Individual
Radiology (Vascular & Interventional Radiology)712 SOUTH CASCADE STREET
FERGUS FALLS, MN 56537
(218) 736-8000
1437231750 MICHAEL J VANVALKENBURG MD
Individual
Emergency Medicine712 SOUTH CASCADE STREET
FERGUS FALLS, MN 56537
(218) 736-8000
1467552307 ORLO WILLIAM PETTIT MD
Individual
Obstetrics & Gynecology712 SOUTH CASCADE STREET
FERGUS FALLS, MN 56537
(218) 736-8000
1528167244 JAMES A MATTER MD
Individual
Radiology (Diagnostic Radiology)712 SOUTH CASCADE STREET
FERGUS FALLS, MN 56537
(218) 736-8000
1588764476 SCOTT H SAMSON MD
Individual
Internal Medicine712 SOUTH CASCADE STREET
FERGUS FALLS, MN 56537
(218) 736-8000
1588765853 EDWARD A WILLIAMS MD
Individual
Orthopaedic Surgery712 SOUTH CASCADE STREET
FERGUS FALLS, MN 56537
(218) 736-8000
1659464683 PAUL SANDERSON MS
Individual
Audiologist712 SOUTH CASCADE STREET
FERGUS FALLS, MN 56537
(218) 736-8000
1750312856 PATRICK J. STOY MD
Individual
Internal Medicine712 SOUTH CASCADE STREET
FERGUS FALLS, MN 56537
(218) 736-8000
1801996715 DAVID J SANDERSON JR. MD
Individual
Family Medicine712 SOUTH CASCADE STREET
FERGUS FALLS, MN 56537
(218) 736-8000
1841235140 STEPHEN D ASP MD
Individual
Otolaryngology712 SOUTH CASCADE STREET
FERGUS FALLS, MN 56537
(218) 736-8000
1902884554DR. SCOTT D PAULEY MD
Individual
Pathology (Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology)712 SOUTH CASCADE STREET
FERGUS FALLS, MN 56537
(218) 736-8000
1902906225 GREGORY M. SMITH M.D.
Individual
Pathology (Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology)712 SOUTH CASCADE STREET
FERGUS FALLS, MN 56537
(218) 736-8000
1992898936 JANICE HELENA NEEDHAM SPIES RD-LD,CDE
Individual
Dietitian, Registered712 SOUTH CASCADE STREET
FERGUS FALLS, MN 56537
(218) 736-8000

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
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Last Update Date
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Primary Taxonomy Code
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Authorized Official Name
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