CHRISTOPHER WEST NP NPI 1316293467

Nurse Practitioner (Adult Health) in Eureka, CA

NPI 1316293467 Individual Male Years of Experience 10 Nurse Practitioner Adult Health PECOS Enrolled Accepts Medicare Approved Payment

About CHRISTOPHER WEST

Christopher West is a provider established in Eureka, California and his medical specialization is nurse practitioner (adult health) with more than 10 years of experience. The NPI number of Christopher West is 1316293467 and was assigned on July 2012. The practitioner's primary taxonomy code is 363LA2200X with license number 22389 (CA). The provider is registered as an individual and his NPI record was last updated 8 years ago.

A nurse practitioner (NP) like Christopher West Np is an experienced registered nurse with a master’s or doctoral degree and advanced clinical training. Nurse practitioners can work in many different specialties including primary care, pediatrics, cardiology, emergency, women’s health, oncology or geriatrics. Nurse practitioners provide services like physical exams, order laboratory tests, manage diseases, write prescriptions, etc.

Christopher West 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

Christopher West 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 Joseph Hospital and Mad River Community Hospital.

NPI

1316293467

Provider Name CHRISTOPHER WEST NP
Provider Location Address2200 TYDD ST EUREKA, CA 95501
Provider Mailing Address670 9TH ST SUITE 203 ARCATA, CA 95521
GenderMale
NPI Entity TypeIndividual
Medical School NameOTHER
Graduation Year2012
Is Sole Proprietor?No
Is Organization Subpart?N/A
Enumeration Date07-26-2012
Last Update Date03-17-2014


Primary Taxonomy

Taxonomy Code363LA2200X
ClassificationNurse Practitioner
TypePhysician Assistants & Advanced Practice Nursing Providers
SpecializationAdult Health
License No.22389
License StateCA

Business Address

CHRISTOPHER WEST NP
2200 TYDD ST
EUREKA, CA
ZIP 95501
Phone: (707) 441-1624
Fax: (707) 441-1253

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Mailing Address

CHRISTOPHER WEST NP
670 9TH ST
SUITE 203
ARCATA, CA
ZIP 95521
Phone: (707) 826-8633
Fax: (707) 826-8638



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 ID9436390804
PECOS Enrollment IDI20130726000640
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.

  • 198Hemoglobin A1C level (HCPCS:83036)
  • 85Drug screen, other than chromatographic; any number of drug classes, by clia waived test or moderate complexity test, per patient encounter (HCPCS:G0434)

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. Christopher West is affiliated with the following medical facilities:

Hospital Name Address Phone Hospital Type CMS Certification Number (CCN) Overall Rating
ST JOSEPH HOSPITAL2700 DOLBEER ST
EUREKA, CA 95501
(707) 445-8121Acute Care Hospitals50006
MAD RIVER COMMUNITY HOSPITAL3800 JANES RD
ARCATA, CA 95521
(707) 822-3621Acute Care Hospitals50028

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
1163W00000XNursing Service ProvidersRegistered Nurse822287CANo

Taxonomy Description: (1) A registered nurse is a person qualified by graduation from an accredited nursing school (depending upon schooling, a registered nurse may receive either a diploma from a hospital program, an associate degree in nursing (A.D.N.) or a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing (B.S.N.), who is licensed or certified by the state, and is practicing within the scope of that license or certification. R.N.'s assist patient in recovering and maintaining their physical or mental health. They assist physicians during treatments and examinations and administer medications. (2) A provider who is trained and educated in a formal nursing education program at an accredited school of nursing, passes a national certification examination, and is licensed by the state to practice nursing. The individual provides nursing services to patients or clients in areas such as health promotion, disease prevention, acute and chronic care and restoration and maintenance of health across the life span.

2363LG0600XPhysician Assistants & Advanced Practice Nursing ProvidersNurse PractitionerGerontology22389CANo

Taxonomy Description: Not Available

Other Providers at the same location


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

NPI Name / Type Taxonomy Address
1144563701 LYNETTE EDDY RN
Individual
Registered Nurse2200 TYDD ST
EUREKA, CA 95501
(707) 441-1624
1649278797 JESSICA L VANARSDALE MD
Individual
Family Medicine2200 TYDD ST
EUREKA, CA 95501
(707) 441-1624
1023453933 PENNY POWERS RN
Individual
Registered Nurse2200 TYDD ST
EUREKA, CA 95501
(707) 441-1624
1952672099 TAMMY PITTAYATHIKHUN FNP
Individual
Nurse Practitioner (Family)2200 TYDD ST
EUREKA, CA 95501
(707) 441-1624
1669569109OPEN DOOR COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTERS
Organization
Clinic/Center (Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC))2200 TYDD ST
EUREKA, CA 95501
(707) 441-1624
1396162723 DULCE ZIEGLER RN
Individual
Registered Nurse2200 TYDD ST
EUREKA, CA 95501
(707) 441-1624
1982018966 ALLEGRA STROUP FNP
Individual
Nurse Practitioner2200 TYDD ST
EUREKA, CA 95501
(707) 441-1624
1922417351 CAPRICE GILLEY RN
Individual
Registered Nurse2200 TYDD ST
EUREKA, CA 95501
(707) 441-1624
1104954353 KAREN SUE O'SHELL LCSW
Individual
Social Worker (Clinical)2200 TYDD ST
EUREKA, CA 95501
(707) 441-1624
1962456285 RAY N MILLER JR. MD
Individual
Family Medicine2200 TYDD ST
EUREKA, CA 95501
(707) 441-1624
1649643115 KRISTEN COWAN RN
Individual
Registered Nurse2200 TYDD ST
EUREKA, CA 95501
(707) 441-1624
1346608262 RAVEN DUSHAY R.N.
Individual
Registered Nurse (Pediatrics)2200 TYDD ST
EUREKA, CA 95501
(707) 269-7051
1083067524 NECIA WICK R.N.
Individual
Registered Nurse2200 TYDD ST
EUREKA, CA 95501
(707) 441-1624
1326339763MS. LINDA ROSE VILLANO RN
Individual
Registered Nurse2200 TYDD ST
EUREKA, CA 95501
(707) 269-7051
1609801190MS. JOAN E. HIRSCHFELD LMFT
Individual
Marriage & Family Therapist2200 TYDD ST
EUREKA, CA 95501
(707) 441-1624
1962598680 ELLEN ESTABROOK TAYLOR PAC
Individual
Physician Assistant (Medical)2200 TYDD ST
EUREKA, CA 95501
(707) 441-1624
1871632893 ANNE CHRISTENSEN DO
Individual
Family Medicine2200 TYDD ST
EUREKA, CA 95501
(707) 441-1624
1962690594 KRISTEN METCALFE PA
Individual
Physician Assistant2200 TYDD ST
EUREKA, CA 95501
(707) 269-7051
1205076015 CASEY KELLY PA
Individual
Physician Assistant2200 TYDD ST
EUREKA, CA 95501
(707) 269-7051
1093190563 ABIGAIL KRAUSE PA
Individual
Physician Assistant2200 TYDD ST
EUREKA, CA 95501
(707) 441-1624

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
The location address of the provider being identified. For providers with more than one physical location, this is the primary location. This address cannot include a Post Office box.

Provider Mailing Address
The mailing address of the provider being identified. This address may contain the same information as the provider location address.

Entity Type Code
The code describing 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)

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
The other organization name is the alternative last name by which the provider is or has been known (if an individual) or other name by which the organization provider is or has been known. The code identifying the type of other name. The provider other organization name codes are:
1 = former name;
2 = professional name;
3 = doing business as (d/b/ a) name;
4 = former legal business name; :
5 = other.

Provider Enumeration Date
The date the provider was assigned a unique identifier (assigned an NPI).

Last Update Date
The date that a NPI record was last updated or changed.

Primary Taxonomy Code
The primary taxonomy code defines the provider type, classification, and specialization. There could be only one primary taxonomy code per NPI record. For individual NPIs the license data is associated to the taxonomy code.

Authorized Official Name
The name of the person authorized to submit the NPI application or to officially change data for a health care provider.