Radiology (Diagnostic Radiology) in Sheffield, AL

NPI 1316989254 Individual Male Radiology Diagnostic Radiology PECOS Enrolled


Stephen Fritts is a provider established in Sheffield, Alabama and his medical specialization is radiology (diagnostic radiology) . The NPI number of Stephen Fritts is 1316989254 and was assigned on June 2006. The practitioner's primary taxonomy code is 2085R0202X with license number 00011444 (AL). The provider is registered as an individual and his NPI record was last updated 12 years ago.

Stephen Fritts 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 Fritts 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.



Provider Location Address1300 SOUTH MONTGOMERY AVENUE SHEFFIELD, AL 35660
Provider Mailing AddressPOST OFFICE BOX 229 SHEFFIELD, AL 35660
NPI Entity TypeIndividual
Is Sole Proprietor?No
Is Organization Subpart?N/A
Enumeration Date06-12-2006
Last Update Date02-04-2010

Primary Taxonomy

Taxonomy Code2085R0202X
TypeAllopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
SpecializationDiagnostic Radiology
License No.00011444
License StateAL
Taxonomy DescriptionA radiologist who utilizes x-ray, radionuclides, ultrasound and electromagnetic radiation to diagnose and treat disease.

Business Address

ZIP 35660
Phone: (256) 381-0400
Fax: (256) 386-0065

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Mailing Address

ZIP 35660
Phone: (256) 381-0400
Fax: (256) 386-0065

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.
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.

  • 617CT scan of abdomen and pelvis (HCPCS:74176)
  • 327CT scan of abdomen and pelvis with contrast (HCPCS:74177)
  • 241X-ray of chest, 2 views, front and side (HCPCS:71020)
  • 205X-ray of ribs of one side of body, minimum of 2 views (HCPCS:73510)
  • 185X-ray of knee, 3 views (HCPCS:73562)
  • 167X-ray of abdomen, single view (HCPCS:74000)
  • 155X-ray of shoulder, minimum of 2 views (HCPCS:73030)
  • 137X-ray of foot, minimum of 3 views (HCPCS:73630)
  • 85Ultrasound study of arteries of both arms and legs (HCPCS:93922)
  • 81Bone and/or joint imaging, whole body (HCPCS:78306)
  • 75X-ray of hand, minimum of 3 views (HCPCS:73130)
  • 67X-ray of wrist, minimum of 3 views (HCPCS:73110)
  • 64Ultrasound scan of veins of one arm or leg or limited including assessment of compression and functional maneuvers (HCPCS:93971)
  • 48Nuclear medicine study with CT imaging skull base to mid-thigh (HCPCS:78815)
  • 45Nuclear medicine study of lung ventilation and blood circulation in the lungs (HCPCS:78582)
  • 44Ultrasound scanning of blood flow (outside the brain) on both sides of head and neck (HCPCS:93880)
  • 38Ultrasound of head and neck (HCPCS:76536)
  • 25X-ray of knee, 4 or more views (HCPCS:73564)
  • 21X-ray of fingers, minimum of 2 views (HCPCS:73140)
  • 18X-ray of chest, 1 view, front (HCPCS:71010)
  • 18Radiological supervision and interpretation of CT guidance for needle insertion (HCPCS:77012)
  • 16Ultrasound scan of veins of both arms or legs including assessment of compression and functional maneuvers (HCPCS:93970)
  • 12Ultrasound pelvis through vagina (HCPCS:76830)

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
000039365MEDICARE PIN (08)AL
000057275MEDICARE PIN (08)
009923395MEDICAID (05)AL
51539365OTHER (01)AL
00121825MEDICAID (05)MS

Other Providers at the same location

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

NPI Name / Type Taxonomy Address
Radiology (Diagnostic Radiology)1300 SOUTH MONTGOMERY AVENUE
(256) 381-0400
Radiology (Diagnostic Radiology)1300 SOUTH MONTGOMERY AVENUE
(256) 381-0400

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
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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
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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.

Provider Enumeration Date
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Last Update Date
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Primary Taxonomy Code
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Authorized Official Name
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