JENNIFER WILLIAMS NPI 1003007279
Physician Assistant in Yakima, WA

Individual Female Years of Experience 16 Physician Assistant PECOS Enrolled Accepts Medicare Approved Payment MIPS Quality Score 96

About JENNIFER WILLIAMS

Jennifer Williams is a primary care provider established in Yakima, Washington and her medical specialization is Physician Assistant with more than 16 years of experience. The NPI number of Jennifer Williams is 1003007279 and was assigned on August 2007. The practitioner's primary taxonomy code is 363A00000X. The provider is registered as an individual and her NPI record was last updated one year ago.

NPI
1003007279
Provider Name JENNIFER WILLIAMS
Provider Location Address602 E NOB HILL BLVD YAKIMA, WA 98901
Provider Mailing Address602 E NOB HILL BLVD YAKIMA, WA 98901
GenderFemale
NPI Entity TypeIndividual
Medical School NameOTHER
Graduation Year2007
Is Sole Proprietor?No
Enumeration Date08-05-2007
Last Update Date06-30-2021

A primary care provider (PCP) like Jennifer Williams 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 Jennifer Williams is enrolled in PECOS and is eligible to order or refer health care 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.

Jennifer Williams 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 Yakima Valley Memorial.

The provider participated in Medicare's Quality Payment Program under the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) and has an overall final score of 96, based on four performance areas: quality, improvement activities, promoting interoperability, and cost. The purpose of this information is to help people with Medicare make informed decisions and incentivize doctors and clinicians to maximize performance.

The typical physician office visit costs for Medicare beneficiaries in this area are: $22.63 for a new patient copayment and $18.43 for an established patient copayment.



Primary Taxonomy

Taxonomy Code363A00000X
ClassificationPhysician Assistant
TypePhysician Assistants & Advanced Practice Nursing Providers
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

JENNIFER WILLIAMS
602 E NOB HILL BLVD
YAKIMA, WA
ZIP 98901
Phone: (509) 248-3334
Fax: (509) 453-6144

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Mailing Address

JENNIFER WILLIAMS
602 E NOB HILL BLVD
YAKIMA, WA
ZIP 98901
Phone: (509) 248-3334
Fax: (509) 453-6144


PECOS Enrollment and Medicare Participation

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.

Registered in PECOS? Yes
PECOS PAC ID1658452362
PECOS Enrollment IDI20080121000055
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

Physician Office Visit Costs

The provider accepts as payment the Medicare approved amount. Medicare beneficiaries should not be billed for more than the Medicare deductible and coinsurance amounts. Medicare pricing is usually a reference point for private insurance covered patients. The prices below reflect the costs for new and established patients in the 98901 ZIP code area.

New Patients Office Visits Costs *
Most Utilized Procedure Code for new patients office visits: 99203
Minimum New Patient Pricing Maximum New Patient Pricing Typical New Patient Pricing
$58.96 $178.29 $90.52
Minimum New Patient Copayment Maximum New Patient Copayment Typical New Patient Copayment
$14.74 $44.57 $22.63
Established Patients Office Visits Costs *
Most Utilized Procedure Code for established patients office visits: 99213
Minimum Established Patient Pricing Maximum Established Patient Pricing Typical Established Patient Pricing
$18.53 $145.92 $73.74
Minimum Established Patient Copayment Maximum Established Patient Copayment Typical Established Patient Copayment
$4.63 $36.48 $18.43

* The physician office visit costs information is obtained by Medicare's statistical analysis of similar providers in the same geographical area. The pricing information above IS NOT the amount charged by this provider.

Overall MIPS Quality Performance

The Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) is a way providers could use to participate in Medicare's Quality Payment Program (QPP). The MIPS program affects clinician reimbursement for Part B covered professional services and also rewards them for improving the quality of patient care and outcomes.

MIPS Measure Score Weight Score
Quality 40% 100
The Quality category assesses providers performance on clinical practices and patient outcomes under the traditional MIPS program. The quality measures help identify the quality of healthcare processes, outcomes, and patient experiences. The Quality measure category compromises 40% providers final MPIS scores.

There are six collection types for MIPS quality measures: Electronic Clinical Quality Measures (eCQMs), MIPS Clinical Quality Measures (CQMs), Qualified Clinical Data Registry (QCDR) Measures, Medicare Part B claims measures, CMS Web Interface measures and The Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (CAHPS) for MIPS Survey.
Promoting Interoperability (PI) 25% 76.9
The Interoperability category measures the providers ability to use technology to exchange and make use of healthcare information in a way that is less burdensome and improves outcomes. The Interoperability measure category compromises 25% providers final MPIS scores.

The MIPS Interoperability measure focuses on the use of certified electronic health record technology (CEHRT) to improve patient access health information, the exchange of information between clinicians and pharmacies and the systematic collection, analysis, and interpretation of healthcare data.
Improvement Activities 15% 40
The Improvement Activities performance category evaluates the providers participation in clinical activities that support the improvement of clinical practice, care delivery, and outcomes. Providers have the option to choose 2 to 4 activities from an inventory of over 100 improvement activities. Providers typically choose the activities that best fit their needs.

The Improvement measures aim to better patient engagement, patient safety and other areas of patient care. The Improvement Activities category compromises 15% of providers final MPIS scores.
Cost 20% N/A
The Cost performance category asses the amount and types of services provided and how clinicians coordinate care and seek improvement of health outcomes by ensuring patients receive the appropriate services.

Although providers don't determine the price of healthcare services they are important in delivering high-quality care at a reasonable cost. The Cost measures category compromises 20% of providers final MPIS scores.
MIPS Final Score - 96
The MIPS program evaluates providers across multiple categories with a specific weight for each category resulting a in a MIPS final score that ranges from 0 to 100 points. The MIPS Final Score determines whether providers receive a negative, neutral or positive MIPS payment adjustment.

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. Jennifer Williams is affiliated with the following medical facilities:

Hospital Name Address Phone Hospital Type CMS Certification Number (CCN) Overall Rating
YAKIMA VALLEY MEMORIAL2811 TIETON DRIVE
YAKIMA, WA 98902
(509) 575-8000Acute Care Hospitals500036

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
1363AM0700XPhysician Assistants & Advanced Practice Nursing ProvidersPhysician AssistantMedicalNo

Taxonomy Description: Not Available

NPI Validation Check Digit Calculation


The following table explains the step by step NPI number validation process using the ISO standard Luhn algorithm.

Start with the original NPI number, the last digit is the check digit and is not used in the calculation.
1003007279
Step 1: Double the value of the alternate digits, beginning with the rightmost digit.
20030014214
Step 2: Add all the doubled and unaffected individual digits from step 1 plus the constant number 24.
2 + 0 + 0 + 3 + 0 + 0 + 1 + 4 + 2 + 1 + 4 + 24 = 41
Step 3: Subtract the total obtained in step 2 from the next higher number ending in zero, the result is the check digit.
50 - 41 = 99

The NPI number 1003007279 is valid because the calculated check digit 9 using the Luhn validation algorithm matches the last digit of the original NPI number.

Other Providers at the Same Location


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

NPI Name / Type Taxonomy Address
1861586182 CAROLINE CLARK ARNP
Individual
Nurse Practitioner (Family)602 E NOB HILL BLVD
YAKIMA, WA 98901
(509) 248-3334
1861586190 MARY JENKINS PA
Individual
Physician Assistant (Medical)602 E NOB HILL BLVD
YAKIMA, WA 98901
(509) 248-3334
1689768913 DAGMAR SCHNADER MD
Individual
Pediatrics602 E NOB HILL BLVD
YAKIMA, WA 98901
(509) 248-3334
1205920535 NAOMI WENZEL ARNP
Individual
Nurse Practitioner (Family)602 E NOB HILL BLVD
YAKIMA, WA 98901
(509) 248-3334
1528154580 PETER HARVESON MD
Individual
Family Medicine602 E NOB HILL BLVD
YAKIMA, WA 98901
(509) 248-3334
1083792055MS. ELIZABETH MARIE KUDRNA PHARMD
Individual
Pharmacist602 E NOB HILL BLVD
YAKIMA, WA 98901
(509) 249-0477
1174659890YAKIMA VALLEY FARM WORKERS CLINIC
Organization
Clinic/Center (Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC))602 E NOB HILL BLVD
YAKIMA, WA 98901
(509) 457-6881
1659409381MRS. HANNAH M CRAIG-MOLINAR B.S.
Individual
Pharmacist602 E NOB HILL BLVD
YAKIMA, WA 98901
(509) 248-3334
1346379542YAKIMA VALLEY FARM WORKERS CLINIC
Organization
Clinic/Center (Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC))602 E NOB HILL BLVD
YAKIMA, WA 98901
(509) 248-1082
1265647242 DIANE SUMI INABA R.D., C.D., C.D.E.
Individual
Dietitian, Registered602 E NOB HILL BLVD
YAKIMA, WA 98901
(509) 248-8602
1487854410 STACEY LYNN BUSEY RD, CD
Individual
Dietitian, Registered602 E NOB HILL BLVD WIC PROGRAM
YAKIMA, WA 98901
(509) 248-8602
1447436308MISS FATIMAH AWAD
Individual
Registered Nurse (Maternal Newborn)602 E NOB HILL BLVD CHS
YAKIMA, WA 98901
(509) 457-6540
1437314150 MASON RUEL BOWMAN PHARMD
Individual
Pharmacist602 E NOB HILL BLVD
YAKIMA, WA 98901
(509) 452-8325
1023343613 LILIA OFELIA CRUZ-RICO
Individual
Case Manager/Care Coordinator602 E NOB HILL BLVD
YAKIMA, WA 98901
(509) 457-6540
1487985164MS. LINDSAY MARIE IRION RD, CD
Individual
Dietitian, Registered602 E NOB HILL BLVD
YAKIMA, WA 98901
(509) 249-0477
1013230796MRS. ANDREA CARRIEDO RN
Individual
Registered Nurse (Community Health)602 E NOB HILL BLVD
YAKIMA, WA 98901
(509) 453-7144
1891090023 HEATHER LINAE WALKER RD, CD
Individual
Dietitian, Registered602 E NOB HILL BLVD
YAKIMA, WA 98901
(509) 249-0477
1396029427MRS. HEATHER LOUISE OSTRANDER R.D.
Individual
Dietitian, Registered602 E NOB HILL BLVD
YAKIMA, WA 98901
(509) 248-8602
1548533409MRS. MARIA IRENE MACIAS RN
Individual
Registered Nurse (Case Management)602 E NOB HILL BLVD
YAKIMA, WA 98901
(509) 453-7144
1558634584MRS. ANGELES S PULIDO R.N.
Individual
Registered Nurse (Community Health)602 E NOB HILL BLVD
YAKIMA, WA 98901
(509) 453-7144

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
Jennifer Williams is registered as an entity type code: 1. The entity type code describes 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
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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.