Dr. Edemekong E Bassey

Overview

Dr. Edemekong E Bassey, MD, is an Infectious Disease specialist in Bolivar, Missouri. He attended and graduated from medical school in 2003, having over 15 years of diverse experience, especially in Infectious Disease. He is affiliated with many hospitals including Citizens Memorial Hospital, Mercy Hospital Springfield. Dr. Edemekong E Bassey also cooperates with other doctors and physicians in medical groups including Citizens Memorial Healthcare. Dr. Edemekong E Bassey accepts Medicare-approved amount as payment in full. Call (417) 328-7985 to request Dr. Edemekong E Bassey the information (Medicare information, advice, payment, …) or simply to book an appointment.

Doctor Profile

Basics

Full Name Edemekong E Bassey
Gender Male
PECOS ID 1052553666
Sole Proprietor Yes – He owns an unincorporated business by himself.
Accepts Medicare Assignment He does accept the payment amount Medicare approves and not to bill you for more than the Medicare deductible and coinsurance.

Medical Specialties

  • Infectious Disease (primary specialty)

Experience

  • 15+ years of diverse experience

Credentials

  • Medical Doctor (MD)
    Medical Doctor
    Doctor of Medicine (MD or DM), or in Latin: Medicinae Doctor, meaning “Teacher of Medicine”, is a terminal degree for physicians and surgeons. In countries that follow the tradition of the United States, it is a first professional graduate degree awarded upon graduation from medical school.

Education and Training

  • Dr. Edemekong E Bassey graduated from medical school in 2003.

NPPES Info

  • NPI #: 1760625032
  • NPI Enumeration Date: Wednesday, April 15, 2009
  • NPPES Last Update: Thursday, December 29, 2016

Quality Reporting

  • eRx – He does not participate in the Medicare Electronic Prescribing (eRx) Incentive Program.
  • PQRS – He does report Quality Measures (PQRS). The Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) is a Medicare program encouraging health care professionals and group practices to report information on their quality of care. Quality measures can show how well a health care professional provides care to people with Medicare.
  • EHR – He does not use electronic health records (EHR). The Electronic Health Records (EHR) Incentive Program encourages health care professionals to use certified EHR technology in ways that may improve health care. Electronic health records are important because they may improve a health care professional’s ability to make well-informed treatment decisions.
  • MHI – He does not commit to heart health through the Million Hearts initiative. Million Hearts is a national initiative that encourages health care professionals to report and perform well on activities related to heart health in an effort to prevent heart attacks and strokes.
  • MOC – He does not participate in the Medicare Maintenance of Certification Program. A “Maintenance of Certification Program” encourages board certified physicians to continue learning and self-evaluating throughout their medical career.

Medical Licenses

Dr. Edemekong E Bassey has been primarily specialized in Infectious Disease for over 15 years of experience.
  • Internal Medicine / Infectious Disease
    Infectious Disease
    An internist who deals with infectious diseases of all types and in all organ systems. Conditions requiring selective use of antibiotics call for this special skill. This physician often diagnoses and treats AIDS patients and patients with fevers which have not been explained. Infectious disease specialists may also have expertise in preventive medicine and travel medicine.

Practice Locations

1155 W Parkview St Suite 1g
Bolivar, Missouri 65613-8279
Phone: (417) 328-7985
Fax: (417) 777-8173
Office Hours:

  • Monday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Thursday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Friday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed

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