DR. WHITNEY ANNE FAHRMAN O.D. NPI 1013146133

Optometrist in Easton, MD

NPI 1013146133 Individual Female Years of Experience 13 Optometrist PECOS Enrolled Accepts Medicare Approved Payment

About WHITNEY FAHRMAN

Whitney Fahrman is a provider established in Easton, Maryland and her medical specialization is optometrist with more than 13 years of experience. She graduated from New England College Of Optometry in 2009. The NPI number of Whitney Fahrman is 1013146133 and was assigned on July 2009. The practitioner's primary taxonomy code is 152W00000X with license number TA2140 (MD). The provider is registered as an individual and her NPI record was last updated 2 years ago.

Whitney Fahrman 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) and a Home Health Agency (HHA)

Whitney Fahrman 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

1013146133

Provider NameDR. WHITNEY ANNE FAHRMAN O.D.
Provider Location Address405 MARVEL CT EASTON, MD 21601
Provider Mailing Address405 MARVEL CT EASTON, MD 21601
GenderFemale
NPI Entity TypeIndividual
Medical School NameNEW ENGLAND COLLEGE OF OPTOMETRY
Graduation Year2009
Is Sole Proprietor?No
Is Organization Subpart?N/A
Enumeration Date07-10-2009
Last Update Date02-28-2020


Primary Taxonomy

Taxonomy Code152W00000X
ClassificationOptometrist
TypeEye and Vision Services Providers
License No.TA2140
License StateMD
Taxonomy DescriptionDoctors of optometry (ODs) are the primary health care professionals for the eye. Optometrists examine, diagnose, treat, and manage diseases, injuries, and disorders of the visual system, the eye, and associated structures as well as identify related systemic conditions affecting the eye. An optometrist has completed pre-professional undergraduate education in a college or university and four years of professional education at a college of optometry, leading to the doctor of optometry (O.D.) degree. Some optometrists complete an optional residency in a specific area of practice. Optometrists are eye health care professionals state-licensed to diagnose and treat diseases and disorders of the eye and visual system.

Business Address

DR. WHITNEY ANNE FAHRMAN O.D.
405 MARVEL CT
EASTON, MD
ZIP 21601
Phone: (410) 822-9801
Fax: (410) 822-9805

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Mailing Address

DR. WHITNEY ANNE FAHRMAN O.D.
405 MARVEL CT
EASTON, MD
ZIP 21601
Phone: (410) 822-9801
Fax: (410) 822-9805



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 ID3779629977
PECOS Enrollment IDI20091001000138
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 DevicesNo

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.

  • 62Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, established patient, 1 or more visits (HCPCS:92014)
  • 42Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, new patient, 1 or more visits (HCPCS:92004)
  • 14Measurement of field of vision during daylight conditions (HCPCS:92083)
  • 12Photography of the retina (HCPCS:92250)

Other Providers at the same location


The following 2 providers are registered at the same or nearby location.

NPI Name / Type Taxonomy Address
1902809973DR. ZULEIKA M GHODSI M.D.
Individual
Ophthalmology405 MARVEL CT
EASTON, MD 21601
(410) 822-9801
1811177736ZULEIKA M GHODSI, MD, PC
Organization
Specialist405 MARVEL CT
EASTON, MD 21601
(410) 822-9801

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Provider Location Address
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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.

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2 = professional name;
3 = doing business as (d/b/ a) name;
4 = former legal business name; :
5 = other.

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