MICHAEL J COVINGTON DC NPI 1003038977

Chiropractor in Yakima, WA

NPI 1003038977 Individual Male Years of Experience 23 Chiropractor Accepts Medicare Approved Payment

About MICHAEL COVINGTON

Michael Covington is a provider established in Yakima, Washington and his medical specialization is chiropractor with more than 23 years of experience. He graduated from Palmer College Chiropractic - Davenport in 1999. The NPI number of Michael Covington is 1003038977 and was assigned on May 2007. The practitioner's primary taxonomy code is 111N00000X with license number CH60022455 (WA). The provider is registered as an individual and his NPI record was last updated 6 years ago.

A chiropractor like Michael J Covington Dc helps patients with problems of the neuromusculoskeletal system, which includes nerves, bones, muscles, ligaments, and tendons. Chiropractors use spinal adjustments and manipulation, as well as other clinical interventions, to manage health issues such as back and neck pain. Some chiropractors apply procedures like massage therapy, rehabilitative exercise, ultrasound and spinal adjustments and manipulation. A chiropractor focuses on the patients overall health and might refer patients to other healthcare professionals if necessary. Michael Covington 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.

NPI

1003038977

Provider Name MICHAEL J COVINGTON DC
Provider Location Address6101 SUMMITVIEW AVE SUITE 200 YAKIMA, WA 98908
Provider Mailing Address6101 SUMMITVIEW AVE SUITE 200 YAKIMA, WA 98908
GenderMale
NPI Entity TypeIndividual
Medical School NamePALMER COLLEGE CHIROPRACTIC - DAVENPORT
Graduation Year1999
Is Sole Proprietor?No
Is Organization Subpart?N/A
Enumeration Date05-02-2007
Last Update Date04-25-2016


Primary Taxonomy

Taxonomy Code111N00000X
ClassificationChiropractor
TypeChiropractic Providers
License No.CH60022455
License StateWA
Taxonomy DescriptionA provider qualified by a Doctor of Chiropractic (D.C.), licensed by the State and who practices chiropractic medicine -that discipline within the healing arts which deals with the nervous system and its relationship to the spinal column and its interrelationship with other body systems.

Business Address

MICHAEL J COVINGTON DC
6101 SUMMITVIEW AVE
SUITE 200
YAKIMA, WA
ZIP 98908
Phone: (509) 571-1998
Fax: (509) 573-3535

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Mailing Address

MICHAEL J COVINGTON DC
6101 SUMMITVIEW AVE
SUITE 200
YAKIMA, WA
ZIP 98908
Phone: (509) 571-1998
Fax: (509) 573-3535



Medicare Participation

PECOS PAC ID5597839365
PECOS Enrollment IDI20080729000243
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.

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.

  • 107Chiropractic manipulative treatment, 3 to 4 spinal regions (HCPCS:98941)
  • 44Chiropractic manipulative treatment, 1-2 spinal regions (HCPCS:98940)

Other Providers at the same location


The following 5 providers are registered at the same or nearby location.

NPI Name / Type Taxonomy Address
1124330493 JEFFREY B LECHEMINANT D.P.M.
Individual
Podiatrist (Foot & Ankle Surgery)6101 SUMMITVIEW AVE STE 200
YAKIMA, WA 98908
(509) 573-3530
1154367324 DAVIS L BRONSON MD
Individual
Plastic Surgery6101 SUMMITVIEW AVE SUITE 200
YAKIMA, WA 98908
(509) 573-3530
1497107882SUNNYSIDE COMMUNITY HOSPITAL OUTPATIENT CENTER 5
Organization
Clinic/Center6101 SUMMITVIEW AVE STE 200
YAKIMA, WA 98908
(509) 573-3530
1881103695SUNNYSIDE COMMUNITY HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION
Organization
Clinic/Center6101 SUMMITVIEW AVE
YAKIMA, WA 98908
(509) 573-3530
1689283285DIRECT IMAGING PC
Organization
Clinic/Center (Radiology)6101 SUMMITVIEW AVE SUITE #200
YAKIMA, WA 98908
(509) 902-8857

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What is the National Provider Indentifier (NPI)?
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Provider Location Address
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1 = Person: individual human being who furnishes health care;
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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
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1 = former name;
2 = professional name;
3 = doing business as (d/b/ a) name;
4 = former legal business name; :
5 = other.

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