MRS. LEAH G LUCAS LCSW, PIP NPI 1922254762

Social Worker (Clinical) in Owens Cross Roads, AL

NPI 1922254762 Individual Female Social Worker Clinical PECOS Enrolled Opted-Out Medicare

About LEAH LUCAS

Leah Lucas is a provider established in Owens Cross Roads, Alabama and her medical specialization is social worker (clinical) . The NPI number of Leah Lucas is 1922254762 and was assigned on August 2008. The practitioner's primary taxonomy code is 1041C0700X with license number 0863-2142C (AL). The provider is registered as an individual and her NPI record was last updated 10 years ago.

A clinical social worker like Mrs. Leah G Lucas Lcsw, Pip is licensed to diagnose and treat mental, behavioral, and emotional disorders. A clinical social worker helps patients develop strategies to change behavior or cope with difficult situations and refer patients to other resources or services, such as support groups or other mental health professionals.

Leah Lucas 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 and Durable Medical Equipment (DME).

Leah Lucas 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.

The provider doesn't accept Medicare and has signed an affidavit to be excluded from the Medicare program. If you are a Medicare beneficiary this means a provider can charge whatever they want for services rendered but must follow certain rules to do so. Leah Lucas opted out of Medicare effective on 04-01-2018 until 04-01-2022. Opt out periods last for two years and cannot be terminated unless the provider is opting out for the very first time and the affidavit is terminated no later than 90 days after the opt out effective date. Opt-out affidavits might renew automatically renew every two years. The provider opted out of Medicare but is permitted to order and refer services to other healthcare providers.

NPI

1922254762

Provider NameMRS. LEAH G LUCAS LCSW, PIP
Provider Location Address9064 HIGHWAY 431 S OWENS CROSS ROADS, AL 35763
Provider Mailing AddressPO BOX 305 OWENS CROSS ROADS, AL 35763
GenderFemale
NPI Entity TypeIndividual
Is Sole Proprietor?No
Is Organization Subpart?N/A
Enumeration Date08-12-2008
Last Update Date01-24-2012


Primary Taxonomy

Taxonomy Code1041C0700X
ClassificationSocial Worker
TypeBehavioral Health & Social Service Providers
SpecializationClinical
License No.0863-2142C
License StateAL
Taxonomy DescriptionA social worker who holds a master's or doctoral degree in social work from an accredited school of social work in addition to at least two years of post-master's supervised experience in a clinical setting. The social worker must be licensed, certified, or registered at the clinical level in the jurisdiction of practice. A clinical social worker provides direct services, including interventions focused on interpersonal interactions, intrapsychic dynamics, and life management issues. Clinical social work services are based on bio-psychosocial perspectives. Services consist of assessment, diagnosis, treatment (including psychotherapy and counseling), client-centered advocacy, consultation, evaluation, and prevention of mental illness, emotional, or behavioral disturbances.

Business Address

MRS. LEAH G LUCAS LCSW, PIP
9064 HIGHWAY 431 S
OWENS CROSS ROADS, AL
ZIP 35763
Phone: (256) 725-3722
Fax: (208) 498-4045

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Mailing Address

MRS. LEAH G LUCAS LCSW, PIP
PO BOX 305
OWENS CROSS ROADS, AL
ZIP 35763
Phone: (256) 725-3722
Fax: (208) 498-4045



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.
Opted-Out of MedicareYes
Opt-Out Effective Date04-01-2018
Opt-Out End Date04-01-2022
Eligible to Order and ReferYes
Eligible order / refer Part B Clinical Laboratory and ImagingYes
Eligible order / refer Durable Medical EquipmentYes
Eligible order / refer Home Health Agency (HHA)No
Eligible order / refer Power Mobility DevicesNo

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
1104100000XBehavioral Health & Social Service ProvidersSocial Worker0863-2142CALNo

Taxonomy Description: a social worker is a person who is qualified by a Social Work degree, and licensed, certified or registered by the state as a social worker to practice within the scope of that license. A social worker provides assistance and counseling to clients and their families who are dealing with social, emotional and environmental problems. Social work services may be rendered to individuals, families, groups, and the public.

Other Providers at the same location


The following 4 providers are registered at the same or nearby location.

NPI Name / Type Taxonomy Address
1437429032MRS. LINDSAY GUNTER TAYLOR LMFT
Individual
Marriage & Family Therapist9064 HIGHWAY 431 S
OWENS CROSS ROADS, AL 35763
(256) 725-3722
1679950174HOPESPRINGS COUNSELING INC
Organization
Counselor9064 HIGHWAY 431 S
OWENS CROSS ROADS, AL 35763
(256) 725-3722
1104267913 MELISSA ROREX FOUNTAIN LCSW
Individual
Social Worker (Clinical)9064 HIGHWAY 431 S
OWENS CROSS ROADS, AL 35763
(256) 725-3722
1174869705MR. BRIAN DANIEL GROSS LPC
Individual
Counselor (Professional)9064 HIGHWAY 431 S
OWENS CROSS ROADS, AL 35763
(256) 725-3722

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.