DR. STEPHEN C. THOMPSON M.D. NPI 1043263478

Internal Medicine in Asheville, NC

NPI 1043263478 Individual Male Years of Experience 28 Internal Medicine PECOS Enrolled Accepts Medicare Approved Payment

About STEPHEN THOMPSON

Stephen Thompson is an internal medicine provider established in Asheville, North Carolina and his medical specialization is internal medicine with more than 28 years of experience. He graduated from Eastern Virginia Medical School in 1994. The NPI number of Stephen Thompson is 1043263478 and was assigned on May 2006. The practitioner's primary taxonomy code is 207R00000X with license number 200800192 (NC). The provider is registered as an individual and his NPI record was last updated 5 years ago.

An internist like Dr. Stephen C. Thompson M.d. 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.

Stephen Thompson 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

Stephen Thompson 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 Memorial Mission Hospital And Asheville Surgery Ce and Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center.

NPI

1043263478

Provider NameDR. STEPHEN C. THOMPSON M.D.
Provider Location Address509 BILTMORE AVE ASHEVILLE, NC 28801
Provider Mailing AddressPO BOX 602373 CHARLOTTE, NC 28260
GenderMale
NPI Entity TypeIndividual
Medical School NameEASTERN VIRGINIA MEDICAL SCHOOL
Graduation Year1994
Is Sole Proprietor?No
Is Organization Subpart?N/A
Enumeration Date05-18-2006
Last Update Date09-01-2016


Primary Taxonomy

Taxonomy Code207R00000X
ClassificationInternal Medicine
TypeAllopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
License No.200800192
License StateNC
Taxonomy DescriptionA physician who provides long-term, comprehensive care in the office and the hospital, managing both common and complex illness of adolescents, adults and the elderly. Internists are trained in the diagnosis and treatment of cancer, infections and diseases affecting the heart, blood, kidneys, joints and digestive, respiratory and vascular systems. They are also trained in the essentials of primary care internal medicine, which incorporates an understanding of disease prevention, wellness, substance abuse, mental health and effective treatment of common problems of the eyes, ears, skin, nervous system and reproductive organs.

Business Address

DR. STEPHEN C. THOMPSON M.D.
509 BILTMORE AVE
ASHEVILLE, NC
ZIP 28801
Phone: (828) 213-0273
Fax: (866) 285-9740

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Mailing Address

DR. STEPHEN C. THOMPSON M.D.
PO BOX 602373
CHARLOTTE, NC
ZIP 28260
Phone: (828) 250-2833
Fax: (828) 250-2932



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 ID1850391749
PECOS Enrollment IDI20070511000341, I20080624000597
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

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. Stephen Thompson is affiliated with the following medical facilities:

Hospital Name Address Phone Hospital Type CMS Certification Number (CCN) Overall Rating
MEMORIAL MISSION HOSPITAL AND ASHEVILLE SURGERY CE509 BILTMORE AVE
ASHEVILLE, NC 28801
(828) 213-1111Acute Care Hospitals340002
SENTARA NORTHERN VIRGINIA MEDICAL CENTER2300 OPITZ BOULEVARD
WOODBRIDGE, VA 22191
(703) 523-1000Acute Care Hospitals490113

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
1207P00000XAllopathic & Osteopathic PhysiciansEmergency Medicine2008-00192NCNo

Taxonomy Description: an emergency physician focuses on the immediate decision making and action necessary to prevent death or any further disability both in the pre-hospital setting by directing emergency medical technicians and in the emergency department. The emergency physician provides immediate recognition, evaluation, care, stabilization and disposition of a generally diversified population of adult and pediatric patients in response to acute illness and injury.

2208M00000XAllopathic & Osteopathic PhysiciansHospitalist200800192NCNo

Taxonomy Description: hospitalists are physicians whose primary professional focus is the general medical care of hospitalized patients. Their activities include patient care, teaching, research, and leadership related to Hospital Medicine. The term 'hospitalist' refers to physicians whose practice emphasizes providing care for hospitalized patients.

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
G28851MEDICARE UPIN (02)NC
89063W9MEDICAID (05)NC
019788D01MEDICARE PIN (08)VA
BT4882014OTHER (01)NC

Other Providers at the same location


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

NPI Name / Type Taxonomy Address
1104806215 MARILYN Y HAAS ANP
Individual
Nurse Practitioner509 BILTMORE AVE
ASHEVILLE, NC 28801
(828) 254-1111
1942280961 KELLIE S CONDRA MD
Individual
Radiology (Radiation Oncology)509 BILTMORE AVE
ASHEVILLE, NC 28801
(828) 254-1111
1164402186 SESALIE L SMATHERS MD
Individual
Radiology (Radiation Oncology)509 BILTMORE AVE
ASHEVILLE, NC 28801
(828) 254-1111
1376523480DR. ERIC F KUEHN MD
Individual
Radiology (Radiation Oncology)509 BILTMORE AVE
ASHEVILLE, NC 28801
(828) 213-0100
1720068745 MATTHEW C HULL MD
Individual
Radiology (Radiation Oncology)509 BILTMORE AVE
ASHEVILLE, NC 28801
(828) 254-1111
1235104357MISSION HOSPITALS INC
Organization
Psychiatry & Neurology (Neurology)509 BILTMORE AVE
ASHEVILLE, NC 28801
(828) 213-6600
1043285166 ALEXANDER SCHNEIDER M.D.
Individual
Psychiatry & Neurology (Neurology)509 BILTMORE AVE
ASHEVILLE, NC 28801
(828) 213-6600
1861467987 REID TAYLOR M.D.
Individual
Psychiatry & Neurology (Neurology)509 BILTMORE AVE
ASHEVILLE, NC 28801
(828) 213-6600
1275508129 JUDY GAMWELL N.P.
Individual
Nurse Practitioner509 BILTMORE AVE
ASHEVILLE, NC 28801
(828) 213-1995
1679535348 PHYLLIS E SHELTON MD
Individual
Emergency Medicine509 BILTMORE AVE
ASHEVILLE, NC 28801
(843) 237-3378
1891757597 STACE E HORINE DO
Individual
Emergency Medicine509 BILTMORE AVE
ASHEVILLE, NC 28801
(843) 237-3378
1245293844 CORNELL K YAGER MD
Individual
Emergency Medicine509 BILTMORE AVE
ASHEVILLE, NC 28801
(843) 237-3378
1497718910 MARGARET K CHALLY MD
Individual
Emergency Medicine509 BILTMORE AVE
ASHEVILLE, NC 28801
(843) 237-3378
1679536106 MARK E HELMS MD
Individual
Emergency Medicine509 BILTMORE AVE
ASHEVILLE, NC 28801
(843) 237-3378
1760445365 DAVID M POORBAUGH MD
Individual
Emergency Medicine509 BILTMORE AVE
ASHEVILLE, NC 28801
(843) 237-3378
1861455123 PAUL C FLANDERS MD
Individual
Emergency Medicine509 BILTMORE AVE
ASHEVILLE, NC 28801
(843) 237-3378
1982667259 SAMUEL H WIEST MD
Individual
Emergency Medicine509 BILTMORE AVE
ASHEVILLE, NC 28801
(843) 237-3378
1457314726 REX A HENDERSON MD
Individual
Emergency Medicine509 BILTMORE AVE
ASHEVILLE, NC 28801
(843) 237-3378
1962465237 SCOTT A RAMMING MD
Individual
Emergency Medicine509 BILTMORE AVE
ASHEVILLE, NC 28801
(843) 237-3378
1881657088 VERNON B STEWART MD
Individual
Emergency Medicine509 BILTMORE AVE
ASHEVILLE, NC 28801
(843) 237-3378

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
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Entity Type Code
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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
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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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Last Update Date
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Primary Taxonomy Code
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