MIEN-CHI CHEN M.D. NPI 1407822679

Otolaryngology in Seattle, WA

NPI 1407822679 Individual Male Years of Experience 29 Otolaryngology PECOS Enrolled Accepts Medicare Approved Payment

About MIEN-CHI CHEN

Mien-chi Chen is a provider established in Seattle, Washington and his medical specialization is otolaryngology with more than 29 years of experience. He graduated from University Of Washington School Of Medicine in 1993. The NPI number of Mien-chi Chen is 1407822679 and was assigned on February 2006. The practitioner's primary taxonomy code is 207Y00000X with license number MD00037506 (WA). The provider is registered as an individual and his NPI record was last updated 10 years ago.

Mien-chi Chen 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

Mien-chi Chen 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 Swedish Medical Center / Cherry Hill and Swedish Medical Center.

NPI

1407822679

Provider Name MIEN-CHI CHEN M.D.
Provider Location Address904 7TH AVE SEATTLE, WA 98104
Provider Mailing Address904 7TH AVE SEATTLE, WA 98104
GenderMale
NPI Entity TypeIndividual
Medical School NameUNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
Graduation Year1993
Is Sole Proprietor?No
Is Organization Subpart?N/A
Enumeration Date02-27-2006
Last Update Date04-18-2012


Primary Taxonomy

Taxonomy Code207Y00000X
ClassificationOtolaryngology
TypeAllopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
License No.MD00037506
License StateWA
Taxonomy DescriptionAn otolaryngologist-head and neck surgeon provides comprehensive medical and surgical care for patients with diseases and disorders that affect the ears, nose, throat, the respiratory and upper alimentary systems and related structures of the head and neck. An otolaryngologist diagnoses and provides medical and/or surgical therapy or prevention of diseases, allergies, neoplasms, deformities, disorders and/or injuries of the ears, nose, sinuses, throat, respiratory and upper alimentary systems, face, jaws and the other head and neck systems. Head and neck oncology, facial plastic and reconstructive surgery and the treatment of disorders of hearing and voice are fundamental areas of expertise.

Business Address

MIEN-CHI CHEN M.D.
904 7TH AVE
SEATTLE, WA
ZIP 98104
Phone: (206) 329-1760

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Mailing Address

MIEN-CHI CHEN M.D.
904 7TH AVE
SEATTLE, WA
ZIP 98104
Phone: (206) 329-1760



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 ID2769518554
PECOS Enrollment IDI20100331000643
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.

  • 73Removal of impact ear wax, one ear (HCPCS:69210)
  • 49Diagnostic examination of nasal passages using an endoscope (HCPCS:31231)
  • 35Diagnostic examination of voice box using flexible endoscope (HCPCS:31575)
  • 35Insertion of needle into vein for collection of blood sample (HCPCS:36415)

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. Mien-chi Chen is affiliated with the following medical facilities:

Hospital Name Address Phone Hospital Type CMS Certification Number (CCN) Overall Rating
SWEDISH MEDICAL CENTER / CHERRY HILL500 17TH AVENUE
SEATTLE, WA 98122
(206) 320-2000Acute Care Hospitals500025
SWEDISH MEDICAL CENTER747 BROADWAY
SEATTLE, WA 98122
(206) 386-6000Acute Care Hospitals500027

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
G92512MEDICARE UPIN (02)WA
AB38473MEDICARE ID-TYPE UNSPECIFIED (04)WA
8242034MEDICAID (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
1053317222DR. LINDA C ANDERSON M.D.
Individual
Internal Medicine (Pulmonary Disease)904 7TH AVE
SEATTLE, WA 98104
(206) 329-1760
1992791008 TAMMY D MEEHAN MD
Individual
Pediatrics904 7TH AVE
SEATTLE, WA 98104
(206) 329-1760
1134101439DR. SAMEER H. KHAN MD
Individual
Ophthalmology904 7TH AVE
SEATTLE, WA 98104
(206) 329-1760
1649259482MR. JAMES CHRISTOPHER LINHOFF PA-C
Individual
Physician Assistant904 7TH AVE
SEATTLE, WA 98104
(206) 329-1760
1689646614 ALEX D COOPER M.D.
Individual
Psychiatry & Neurology (Neurology)904 7TH AVE
SEATTLE, WA 98104
(206) 329-1760
1376515015DR. EMILY BERGIDA BRADLEY MD
Individual
Urology904 7TH AVE
SEATTLE, WA 98104
(206) 329-1760
1598730350 PETER ALBRO MD
Individual
Internal Medicine (Cardiovascular Disease)904 7TH AVE
SEATTLE, WA 98104
(206) 329-1760
1104892843 MARCOS ANTEZANA M.D.
Individual
Dermatology904 7TH AVE
SEATTLE, WA 98104
(206) 329-1760
1689640351 PETER BACIEWICZ M.D.
Individual
Internal Medicine (Cardiovascular Disease)904 7TH AVE
SEATTLE, WA 98104
(206) 329-1760
1801862511 SUSAN BAUMGAERTEL M.D.
Individual
Internal Medicine904 7TH AVE
SEATTLE, WA 98104
(206) 329-1760
1811963424 ANN BRIDGES M.D.
Individual
Obstetrics & Gynecology904 7TH AVE
SEATTLE, WA 98104
(206) 329-1760
1114993524 ELIZABETH CHOY M.D.
Individual
Ophthalmology904 7TH AVE
SEATTLE, WA 98104
(206) 329-1760
1770559676 JOHN DOCES M.D.
Individual
Internal Medicine (Cardiovascular Disease)904 7TH AVE
SEATTLE, WA 98104
(206) 329-1760
1851367791 MARC CORDOVA M.D.
Individual
Internal Medicine904 7TH AVE
SEATTLE, WA 98104
(206) 329-1760
1275500019 KATHLEEN STICKNEY M.D.
Individual
Otolaryngology904 7TH AVE
SEATTLE, WA 98104
(206) 329-1760
1417924325 DANIEL FLUGSTAD M.D.
Individual
Orthopaedic Surgery904 7TH AVE
SEATTLE, WA 98104
(206) 329-1760
1225005101 GREGORY JOHN M.D.
Individual
Internal Medicine904 7TH AVE
SEATTLE, WA 98104
(206) 329-1760
1801863394 JANA HUTCHISON AUDIOLOGIST
Individual
Audiologist904 7TH AVE
SEATTLE, WA 98104
(206) 329-1760
1114994613 SHANNON HEITRITTER M.D.
Individual
Internal Medicine (Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism)904 7TH AVE
SEATTLE, WA 98104
(206) 329-1760
1437126869 MARC GONCHAR M.D.
Individual
Internal Medicine904 7TH AVE
SEATTLE, WA 98104
(206) 329-1760

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