DR. ELIZABETH R WEATHERFORD M.D. NPI 1831146901

Radiology (Diagnostic Radiology) in Tuscumbia, AL

NPI 1831146901 Individual Female Years of Experience 35 Radiology Diagnostic Radiology PECOS Enrolled Accepts Medicare Approved Payment Medicare Quality Reporting

About ELIZABETH WEATHERFORD

Elizabeth Weatherford is a provider established in Tuscumbia, Alabama and her medical specialization is radiology (diagnostic radiology) with more than 35 years of experience. She graduated from University Of South Alabama College Of Medicine in 1987. The NPI number of Elizabeth Weatherford is 1831146901 and was assigned on May 2006. The practitioner's primary taxonomy code is 2085R0202X with license number 00015778 (AL). The provider is registered as an individual and her NPI record was last updated 11 years ago.

Elizabeth Weatherford 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

Elizabeth Weatherford 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.

The provider participated in Medicare's Quality Payment Program and the following quality measures were reported: implementation of use of specialist reports back to referring clinician or group to close referral loop. The Quality Payment Program aims to improve population health, reduce costs and improve the care received by Medicare beneficiaries.

NPI

1831146901

Provider NameDR. ELIZABETH R WEATHERFORD M.D.
Provider Location Address1404 E AVALON AVE TUSCUMBIA, AL 35674
Provider Mailing AddressPO BOX 298 FLORENCE, AL 35631
GenderFemale
NPI Entity TypeIndividual
Medical School NameUNIVERSITY OF SOUTH ALABAMA COLLEGE OF MEDICINE
Graduation Year1987
Is Sole Proprietor?No
Is Organization Subpart?N/A
Enumeration Date05-27-2006
Last Update Date01-05-2011


Primary Taxonomy

Taxonomy Code2085R0202X
ClassificationRadiology
TypeAllopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
SpecializationDiagnostic Radiology
License No.00015778
License StateAL
Taxonomy DescriptionA radiologist who utilizes x-ray, radionuclides, ultrasound and electromagnetic radiation to diagnose and treat disease.

Business Address

DR. ELIZABETH R WEATHERFORD M.D.
1404 E AVALON AVE
TUSCUMBIA, AL
ZIP 35674
Phone: (256) 381-4400
Fax: (256) 381-4783

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Mailing Address

DR. ELIZABETH R WEATHERFORD M.D.
PO BOX 298
FLORENCE, AL
ZIP 35631
Phone: (256) 767-7494
Fax: (256) 760-8432



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 ID2466449673
PECOS Enrollment IDI20040429000283
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.

  • 561X-ray of chest, 2 views, front and side (HCPCS:71020)
  • 425Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted blood flow rate, direction, and valve function (HCPCS:93306)
  • 345Nuclear medicine study of vessels of heart using drugs or exercise multiple studies (HCPCS:78452)
  • 74Ultrasound scanning of blood flow (outside the brain) on both sides of head and neck (HCPCS:93880)
  • 63Ultrasound of head and neck (HCPCS:76536)
  • 39X-ray of shoulder, minimum of 2 views (HCPCS:73030)
  • 36Measurement of lung diffusing capacity (HCPCS:94729)
  • 35Measurement and graphic recording of the amount and speed of breathed air, before and following medication administration (HCPCS:94060)
  • 25X-ray of ribs of one side of body, minimum of 2 views (HCPCS:73510)
  • 18Ultrasound scan of veins of both arms or legs including assessment of compression and functional maneuvers (HCPCS:93970)
  • 18Ultrasound scan of veins of one arm or leg or limited including assessment of compression and functional maneuvers (HCPCS:93971)
  • 13X-ray of foot, minimum of 3 views (HCPCS:73630)
  • 13Ultrasound study of arteries and arterial grafts of both legs (HCPCS:93925)
  • 12X-ray of abdomen, single view (HCPCS:74000)

Quality Reporting

The following quality measures meets Medicare's statistical reporting standards for the year 2018. Not all providers report the same information, because not all providers give the same services to patients. The quality information is just a snapshot of some the care providers give to their patients. Reporting more or less information is not a reflection of quality.

Quality Measure Performance Rate Number of 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
51537209OTHER (01)AL
051509167WEAMEDICARE ID-TYPE UNSPECIFIED (04)AL
51537005OTHER (01)AL
51509167WEAOTHER (01)AL
P00041840MEDICARE PIN (08)AL
515-38566OTHER (01)AL
51536614OTHER (01)AL
515-31111OTHER (01)AL
51536678OTHER (01)AL
51536676OTHER (01)AL
51515569OTHER (01)AL
E95505MEDICARE UPIN (02)
631053058013OTHER (01)AL
51536677OTHER (01)AL
051509167MEDICAID (05)AL
009939497MEDICAID (05)AL
009939496MEDICAID (05)AL
009939493MEDICAID (05)AL
51536928OTHER (01)AL
009939494MEDICAID (05)AL

Other Providers at the same location


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

NPI Name / Type Taxonomy Address
1881634871 LISA F GAMBLE CRNP
Individual
Nurse Practitioner (Family)1404 E AVALON AVE WING B
TUSCUMBIA, AL 35674
(256) 383-4473
1881620128MID-SOUTH HOME CARE SERVICES, INC.
Organization
Durable Medical Equipment & Medical Supplies1404 E AVALON AVE
TUSCUMBIA, AL 35674
(256) 383-2811
1407056252SHOALS MEDICAL CLINIC, PC
Organization
Family Medicine1404 E AVALON AVE SUITE B-00
TUSCUMBIA, AL 35674
(256) 381-5234
1578748356MRS. REEDA NEWTON BREWER CRNP
Individual
Nurse Practitioner (Family)1404 E AVALON AVE SUITE B-00
TUSCUMBIA, AL 35674
(256) 381-5234
1225208861 ANITA C. MCDONALD CRNP
Individual
Nurse Practitioner (Family)1404 E AVALON AVE WING B
TUSCUMBIA, AL 35674
(256) 383-4473
1831470996 CHIKISHA LARAY FLINT CRNP
Individual
Nurse Practitioner (Acute Care)1404 E AVALON AVE WING B
TUSCUMBIA, AL 35674
(256) 383-4473
1417296104DR. ROGER LEE KENNEDY JR. PHARM.D.
Individual
Pharmacist1404 E AVALON AVE
TUSCUMBIA, AL 35674
(256) 389-9800
1881066264MRS. ANNA BROOKE BOX CRNP
Individual
Nurse Practitioner (Acute Care)1404 E AVALON AVE
TUSCUMBIA, AL 35674
(256) 981-5507
1528270790DR. CARLOS AUGUSTO LIOTTA MD
Individual
Family Medicine (Sports Medicine)1404 E AVALON AVE SUITE A
TUSCUMBIA, AL 35674
(256) 381-5597
1225485816DRAYER PHYSICAL THERAPY-ALABAMA LLC
Organization
Physical Therapist1404 E AVALON AVE SUITE B2
TUSCUMBIA, AL 35674
(717) 220-2100
1952712432 ERIN MOON POUNDERS DPT
Individual
Physical Therapist1404 E AVALON AVE SUITE B2
TUSCUMBIA, AL 35674
(256) 978-4001
1952761751SPECIALTY PHARMACY OF THE SHOALS
Organization
Pharmacy1404 E AVALON AVE
TUSCUMBIA, AL 35674
(256) 389-1358
1760455539 DORENE M MORRIS D.O.
Individual
Family Medicine1404 E AVALON AVE
TUSCUMBIA, AL 35674
(256) 381-5507
1174807663DR. JAVAR MYATT-JONES M.D.
Individual
Family Medicine1404 E AVALON AVE
TUSCUMBIA, AL 35674
(256) 381-5507
1174512545G.KNIGHT INC DBA SHOALS PHARMACY
Organization
Pharmacy1404 E AVALON AVE
TUSCUMBIA, AL 35674
(256) 389-9800
1033150354LISTER HEALTH CARE CORPORATION
Organization
Internal Medicine1404 E AVALON AVE SUITE B-2
TUSCUMBIA, AL 35674
(256) 381-8055
1629376918LHCG XXIX LLC
Organization
Hospice Care, Community Based1404 E AVALON AVE SUITE C
TUSCUMBIA, AL 35674
(256) 314-1204
1063027654 CHELSEA SHAUNTE NELSON PT, DPT
Individual
Physical Therapist1404 E AVALON AVE
TUSCUMBIA, AL 35674
(256) 978-4001
1750792875 CRISTEN WIENTJES
Individual
Physical Therapy Assistant1404 E AVALON AVE
TUSCUMBIA, AL 35674
(256) 978-4001
1336711910 CRYSTAL ELAINE MYATT-JONES
Individual
Counselor (Mental Health)1404 E AVALON AVE
TUSCUMBIA, AL 35674
(256) 381-5507

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
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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.

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Primary Taxonomy Code
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