BRIAN FLOWERS MD NPI 1013129105

Internal Medicine (Cardiovascular Disease) in Birmingham, AL

NPI 1013129105 Individual Male Years of Experience 16 Internal Medicine Cardiovascular Disease PECOS Enrolled Accepts Medicare Approved Payment

About BRIAN FLOWERS

Brian Flowers is an internal medicine provider established in Birmingham, Alabama and his medical specialization is internal medicine (cardiovascular disease) with more than 16 years of experience. He graduated from University Of Mississippi School Of Medicine in 2006. The NPI number of Brian Flowers is 1013129105 and was assigned on May 2007. The practitioner's primary taxonomy code is 207RC0000X with license number 28385 (AL). The provider is registered as an individual and his NPI record was last updated 8 years ago.

An internist like Brian Flowers Md is a physician who has completed an internal medicine residency and is board-certified or board-eligible in an internist specialty. Internists are trained to care for adults of all ages for many different medical conditions. An internist typically monitors chronic physical conditions, identifies acute diseases, provides family planning, provides counseling about wellness and disease prevention, etc.

Brian Flowers 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

Brian Flowers 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 St. Vincent's East and St Vincent's St Clair.

NPI

1013129105

Provider Name BRIAN FLOWERS MD
Provider Location Address100 PILOT MEDICAL DR STE #300 BIRMINGHAM, AL 35235
Provider Mailing Address100 PILOT MEDICAL DR STE #300 BIRMINGHAM, AL 35235
GenderMale
NPI Entity TypeIndividual
Medical School NameUNIVERSITY OF MISSISSIPPI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
Graduation Year2006
Is Sole Proprietor?No
Is Organization Subpart?N/A
Enumeration Date05-03-2007
Last Update Date12-10-2013


Primary Taxonomy

Taxonomy Code207RC0000X
ClassificationInternal Medicine
TypeAllopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
SpecializationCardiovascular Disease
License No.28385
License StateAL
Taxonomy DescriptionAn internist who specializes in diseases of the heart and blood vessels and manages complex cardiac conditions such as heart attacks and life-threatening, abnormal heartbeat rhythms.

Business Address

BRIAN FLOWERS MD
100 PILOT MEDICAL DR
STE #300
BIRMINGHAM, AL
ZIP 35235
Phone: (205) 856-2284
Fax: (205) 815-4777

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Mailing Address

BRIAN FLOWERS MD
100 PILOT MEDICAL DR
STE #300
BIRMINGHAM, AL
ZIP 35235
Phone: (205) 856-2284
Fax: (205) 815-4777



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 ID9537210141
PECOS Enrollment IDI20090622000354
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.

  • 589Routine EKG using at least 12 leads including interpretation and report (HCPCS:93000)
  • 115Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted blood flow rate, direction, and valve function (HCPCS:93306)
  • 110Nuclear medicine study of vessels of heart using drugs or exercise multiple studies (HCPCS:78452)
  • 31Insertion of catheter in left heart for imaging of blood vessels or grafts and left lower heart (HCPCS:93458)
  • 24Ultrasound scanning of blood flow (outside the brain) on both sides of head and neck (HCPCS:93880)
  • 23Ultrasound scan of veins of both arms or legs including assessment of compression and functional maneuvers (HCPCS:93970)
  • 21Routine electrocardiogram (EKG) using at least 12 leads with interpretation and report (HCPCS:93010)
  • 12Ultrasound scan of veins of one arm or leg or limited including assessment of compression and functional maneuvers (HCPCS:93971)

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. Brian Flowers is affiliated with the following medical facilities:

Hospital Name Address Phone Hospital Type CMS Certification Number (CCN) Overall Rating
ST. VINCENT'S EAST50 MEDICAL PARK EAST DRIVE
BIRMINGHAM, AL 35235
(205) 838-3122Acute Care Hospitals10011
ST VINCENT'S ST CLAIR7063 VETERANS PARKWAY
PELL CITY, AL 35125
(205) 338-3301Acute Care Hospitals10130

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
102I061507MEDICARE PIN (08)AL
1013129105MEDICAID (05)AL

Other Providers at the same location


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

NPI Name / Type Taxonomy Address
1013998228DR. WILLIAM C LOPEZ M.D.
Individual
Internal Medicine (Gastroenterology)100 PILOT MEDICAL DR SUITE 225
BIRMINGHAM, AL 35235
(205) 854-8404
1821053455 MUKUL MEHRA MD
Individual
Internal Medicine (Gastroenterology)100 PILOT MEDICAL DR STE 225
BIRMINGHAM, AL 35235
(205) 854-8404
1144285164 ROHIT MALIK MD
Individual
Internal Medicine (Gastroenterology)100 PILOT MEDICAL DR STE 225
BIRMINGHAM, AL 35235
(205) 854-8404
1184635245PAUL OBERT MD PC
Organization
Specialist100 PILOT MEDICAL DR SUITE 255
BIRMINGHAM, AL 35235
(205) 716-6385
1669515250 CYNTHIA N. MASSEY CRNP
Individual
Nurse Practitioner (Acute Care)100 PILOT MEDICAL DR #300
BIRMINGHAM, AL 35235
(205) 856-2284
1831301480 MOHIT MEHRA MD
Individual
Internal Medicine (Gastroenterology)100 PILOT MEDICAL DR SUITE 225
BIRMINGHAM, AL 35235
(205) 854-8404
1053581843WOMENS WELLNESS PC
Organization
Obstetrics & Gynecology100 PILOT MEDICAL DR SUITE 200
BIRMINGHAM, AL 35235
(205) 856-1117
1861722753VALUE IN PREVENTION, INC.
Organization
Clinic/Center (Primary Care)100 PILOT MEDICAL DR SUITE 285
BIRMINGHAM, AL 35235
(205) 856-1901
1477511467GASTROENTEROLOGY SPECIALISTS OF BIRMINGHAM,P.C.
Organization
Internal Medicine (Gastroenterology)100 PILOT MEDICAL DR STE 225
BIRMINGHAM, AL 35235
(205) 854-8404
1639503659MS. RACHEL FLANNERY CRNP
Individual
Nurse Practitioner (Acute Care)100 PILOT MEDICAL DR STE #300
BIRMINGHAM, AL 35235
(205) 856-2284
1184049686MRS. LAUREN KNIERIM NP
Individual
Nurse Practitioner (Acute Care)100 PILOT MEDICAL DR STE 300
BIRMINGHAM, AL 35235
(205) 815-4810
1770906000 DOROTHY A WHITTINGTON WHNP
Individual
Nurse Practitioner (Women's Health)100 PILOT MEDICAL DR SUITE 200
BIRMINGHAM, AL 35235
(205) 856-1117
1508275298 CALLIE HARDWICK WILLIAMS CRNP
Individual
Nurse Practitioner (Acute Care)100 PILOT MEDICAL DR SUITE 300
BIRMINGHAM, AL 35235
(205) 815-4810
1326403577 AMY HILL CRNP
Individual
Nurse Practitioner (Family)100 PILOT MEDICAL DR SUITE 300
BIRMINGHAM, AL 35235
(205) 856-2284
1003932955 JACOB CROSS TOWNSEND MD
Individual
Internal Medicine (Interventional Cardiology)100 PILOT MEDICAL DR SUITE 300
BIRMINGHAM, AL 35235
(205) 856-2284
1326206632 ROBERT YOE MD
Individual
Internal Medicine (Interventional Cardiology)100 PILOT MEDICAL DR #300
BIRMINGHAM, AL 35235
(205) 856-2284
1972963106MS. YARICET MATOS-RAMOS NP
Individual
Nurse Practitioner (Gerontology)100 PILOT MEDICAL DR SUITE 300
BIRMINGHAM, AL 35235
(205) 856-2284
1316960271DR. WILLIAM A MASSEY III M.D.
Individual
Allergy & Immunology100 PILOT MEDICAL DR SUITE 100
BIRMINGHAM, AL 35235
(205) 854-8084
1235689407 MICAH MORGAN CRNP
Individual
Nurse Practitioner (Adult Health)100 PILOT MEDICAL DR SUITE 225
BIRMINGHAM, AL 35235
(205) 838-3034
1104037027DR. JOSHUA NOEL COCKRELL M.D.
Individual
Internal Medicine (Interventional Cardiology)100 PILOT MEDICAL DR SUITE 300
BIRMINGHAM, AL 35235
(205) 856-2284

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3 = doing business as (d/b/ a) name;
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