BASSAM BABI MD NPI 1083984181

Pediatrics in Bessemer, AL

NPI 1083984181 Individual Male Pediatrics

NPI Profile for BASSAM BABI MD

Bassam Babi is a pediatrician established in Bessemer, Alabama and his medical specialization is pediatrics. The NPI number of Bassam Babi is 1083984181 and was assigned on January 2012. The practitioner's primary taxonomy code is 208000000X with license number 20695 (AL). The provider is registered as an individual and his NPI record was last updated 10 years ago.

A pediatrician like Bassam Babi Md is a physician who has completed a pediatric residency and is board-certified or board-eligible in a pediatric specialty. Pediatric care providers are trained to care for newborns, infants, children and adolescents. A pediatrician could perform physical exams, manage vaccinations, monitor development milestones, diagnose illnesses, infections, injuries or other health problems, etc.

Bassam Babi is a non-participating provider of Medicare. If you are a Medicare beneficiary this means the provider can charge up to 15% more than Medicare's approved amount for the cost of rendered services, in addition to your normal deductible and coinsurance costs. There are some states that restrict the limiting charge when you see non-participating provider. If you pay the full cost of your care up front, your non- participating provider should still submit a claim to Medicare. Afterward, you should receive reimbursement from Medicare for up 80% of the Medicare-approved amount for the services rendered.

NPI

1083984181

Provider Name BASSAM BABI MD
Provider Location Address6250 PARK SOUTH DR BESSEMER, AL 35022
Provider Mailing Address6250 PARK SOUTH DR BESSEMER, AL 35022
GenderMale
NPI Entity TypeIndividual
Is Sole Proprietor?Yes
Is Organization Subpart?N/A
Enumeration Date01-05-2012
Last Update Date01-05-2012


Primary Taxonomy

Taxonomy Code208000000X
ClassificationPediatrics
TypeAllopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
License No.20695
License StateAL
Taxonomy DescriptionA pediatrician is concerned with the physical, emotional and social health of children from birth to young adulthood. Care encompasses a broad spectrum of health services ranging from preventive healthcare to the diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic diseases. A pediatrician deals with biological, social and environmental influences on the developing child, and with the impact of disease and dysfunction on development.

Business Address

BASSAM BABI MD
6250 PARK SOUTH DR
BESSEMER, AL
ZIP 35022
Phone: (205) 425-5440
Fax: (205) 425-5513

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Mailing Address

BASSAM BABI MD
6250 PARK SOUTH DR
BESSEMER, AL
ZIP 35022
Phone: (205) 425-5440
Fax: (205) 425-5513



NPI Validation Check Digit Calculation


The following table explains step by step the NPI number validation process using the ISO standard Luhn algorithm.

Start with the original NPI number, the last digit is the check digit and is not used in the calculation.
1083984181
Step 1: Double the value of the alternate digits, beginning with the rightmost digit.
201631888116
Step 2: Add all the doubled and unaffected individual digits from step 1 plus the constant number 24.
2 + 0 + 1 + 6 + 3 + 1 + 8 + 8 + 8 + 1 + 1 + 6 + 24 = 69
Step 3: Subtract the total obtained in step 2 from the next higher number ending in zero, the result is the check digit.
70 - 69 = 11

The NPI number 1083984181 is valid because the calculated check digit 1 using the Luhn validation algorithm matches the last digit of the original NPI number.

Other Providers at the same location


The following 3 providers are registered at the same or nearby location.

NPI Name / Type Taxonomy Address
1538341805MRS. MELISSA ELAINE GLEASON CRNP
Individual
Nurse Practitioner (Family)6250 PARK SOUTH DR PEDIATRICS 459
BESSEMER, AL 35022
(205) 425-5440
1811269590BABI PEDIATRICS,PC DBA PEDS459
Organization
Clinic/Center (Primary Care)6250 PARK SOUTH DR
BESSEMER, AL 35022
(205) 425-5440
1750329785DR. MARWAN S SHALABI MD
Individual
Pediatrics6250 PARK SOUTH DR
BESSEMER, AL 35022
(205) 425-5440

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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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Provider Mailing Address
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Entity Type Code
Bassam Babi Md is registered as an entity type code: 1. The entity type code describes the type of health care provider that is being assigned an NPI. The entity type codes are:

  • 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)

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

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