CHOONG R KIM M.D. NPI 1023292950

Radiology (Radiation Oncology) in Longview, WA

NPI 1023292950 Individual Male Years of Experience 33 Radiology Radiation Oncology PECOS Enrolled Accepts Medicare Approved Payment

About CHOONG KIM

Choong Kim is a provider established in Longview, Washington and his medical specialization is radiology (radiation oncology) with more than 33 years of experience. He graduated from Eastern Virginia Medical School in 1988. The NPI number of Choong Kim is 1023292950 and was assigned on December 2007. The practitioner's primary taxonomy code is 2085R0001X with license number MD00030605 (WA). The provider is registered as an individual and his NPI record was last updated May 2021.

Choong Kim 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

Choong Kim 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 Peacehealth St John Medical Center.

NPI

1023292950

Provider Name CHOONG R KIM M.D.
Provider Location Address1615 DELAWARE ST LONGVIEW, WA 98632
Provider Mailing Address1603 LARCH ST UNIT 2819 LONGVIEW, WA 98632
GenderMale
NPI Entity TypeIndividual
Medical School NameEASTERN VIRGINIA MEDICAL SCHOOL
Graduation Year1988
Is Sole Proprietor?Yes
Is Organization Subpart?N/A
Enumeration Date12-27-2007
Last Update Date05-27-2021


Primary Taxonomy

Taxonomy Code2085R0001X
ClassificationRadiology
TypeAllopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
SpecializationRadiation Oncology
License No.MD00030605
License StateWA
Taxonomy DescriptionA radiologist who deals with the therapeutic applications of radiant energy and its modifiers and the study and management of disease, especially malignant tumors.

Business Address

CHOONG R KIM M.D.
1615 DELAWARE ST
LONGVIEW, WA
ZIP 98632
Phone: (360) 636-4841
Fax: (360) 636-6744

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Mailing Address

CHOONG R KIM M.D.
1603 LARCH ST
UNIT 2819
LONGVIEW, WA
ZIP 98632
Phone: (360) 636-4841
Fax: (360) 636-6744



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 ID6305929951
PECOS Enrollment IDI20080206000143
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.

  • 510Calculation of radiation therapy dose (HCPCS:77300)
  • 481Radiation treatment management, 5 treatments (HCPCS:77427)
  • 248Radiation treatment devices, design and construction, complex (HCPCS:77334)
  • 111Management of radiation therapy, complex (HCPCS:77263)
  • 109Management of radiation therapy, simulation, complex (HCPCS:77290)
  • 21Diagnostic examination of voice box using flexible endoscope (HCPCS:31575)

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. Choong Kim is affiliated with the following medical facilities:

Hospital Name Address Phone Hospital Type CMS Certification Number (CCN) Overall Rating
PEACEHEALTH ST JOHN MEDICAL CENTER1615 DELAWARE STREET
LONGVIEW, WA 98632
(360) 414-2000Acute Care Hospitals500041

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
061288MEDICAID (05)OR
1082841MEDICAID (05)WA

Other Providers at the same location


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

NPI Name / Type Taxonomy Address
1316943590 R. SCOTT HUGHEY MD
Individual
Internal Medicine1615 DELAWARE ST
LONGVIEW, WA 98632
(360) 414-2727
1376549337 LINDA K. JOHNSTON ARNP
Individual
Nurse Practitioner (Adult Health)1615 DELAWARE ST
LONGVIEW, WA 98632
(360) 414-2727
1356348502 MICHAEL LEE BARTLETT MD
Individual
Family Medicine1615 DELAWARE ST
LONGVIEW, WA 98632
(360) 414-2385
1578560710 SHAWN J. AARON MD
Individual
Family Medicine1615 DELAWARE ST
LONGVIEW, WA 98632
(360) 414-2385
1952308967 ERIC DONALD OTTENBACHER PA
Individual
Physician Assistant1615 DELAWARE ST
LONGVIEW, WA 98632
(360) 414-2385
1841297744 JEFF P JOLLY PA
Individual
Physician Assistant1615 DELAWARE ST
LONGVIEW, WA 98632
(360) 414-2360
1811995053DR. ANTHONY J. SIMONS M.D.
Individual
Colon & Rectal Surgery1615 DELAWARE ST SUITE 200
LONGVIEW, WA 98632
(360) 501-3500
1194723346 VIRGINIA S. HUANG M.D.
Individual
Surgery (Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery)1615 DELAWARE ST SUITE 200
LONGVIEW, WA 98632
(360) 501-3500
1396743530DR. DANE L. MOSESON M.D.
Individual
Surgery1615 DELAWARE ST SUITE 200
LONGVIEW, WA 98632
(360) 501-3500
1992703151 STEVEN X. CABRALES M.D.
Individual
Surgery1615 DELAWARE ST
LONGVIEW, WA 98632
(360) 501-3500
1154329324 GEORGE S. FORTNER M.D.
Individual
Surgery (Vascular Surgery)1615 DELAWARE ST
LONGVIEW, WA 98632
(360) 501-3500
1710985817 MARIO D. FORTE M.D.
Individual
Surgery1615 DELAWARE ST
LONGVIEW, WA 98632
(360) 501-3500
1669473831 THOMAS V. PENCE MD
Individual
Internal Medicine (Nephrology)1615 DELAWARE ST
LONGVIEW, WA 98632
(360) 414-2727
1215939905 CLIFFORD J SCHOSTAL MD
Individual
Psychiatry & Neurology (Neurology)1615 DELAWARE ST
LONGVIEW, WA 98632
(360) 636-4814
1508858002 ELEEN A KIRMAN MD
Individual
Anesthesiology1615 DELAWARE ST
LONGVIEW, WA 98632
(360) 414-2000
1649262171 MICHAEL I MCNELLIS MD
Individual
Internal Medicine (Pulmonary Disease)1615 DELAWARE ST
LONGVIEW, WA 98632
(360) 414-2730
1881686194 STEPHANIE B ROBERTS PA
Individual
Physician Assistant1615 DELAWARE ST
LONGVIEW, WA 98632
(360) 414-7878
1508858812 ZAFER YILDIRIM MD,PHD
Individual
Internal Medicine1615 DELAWARE ST
LONGVIEW, WA 98632
(360) 414-7878
1649264052DR. TREVOR D. TREDENNICK M.D.
Individual
Emergency Medicine1615 DELAWARE ST DIRECT TO EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT
LONGVIEW, WA 98632
(360) 636-4818
1851385561 JONATHAN Y WONG PA
Individual
Physician Assistant1615 DELAWARE ST
LONGVIEW, WA 98632
(360) 414-2700

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