Dr. Donald R Primer

  • MEDICARE CERTIFIED
  • 28+ YEARS EXP

Overview

Dr. Donald R Primer, MD, is the Hospitalist specialist in Walsenburg, Colorado. He attended and graduated from Texas Tech University Health Science Center School Of Medicine in 1990, having over 28 years of diverse experience, especially in Hospitalist. He is affiliated with many hospitals including , Parkview Medical Center Inc, Spanish Peaks Regional Health Center. Dr. Donald R Primer also cooperates with other doctors and physicians in medical groups including Huerfano County Hospital District. Dr. Donald R Primer accepts Medicare-approved amount as payment in full. Call (719) 738-4590 to request Dr. Donald R Primer the information (Medicare information, advice, payment, ...) or simply to book an appointment.

Address: 23400 Us Highway 160
Walsenburg, Colorado 81089-8100

Phone 1: (719) 738-4590

Fax: (719) 738-4553


Doctor Profile

Basics

Full Name Donald R Primer
Gender Male
PECOS ID 6002904869
Sole Proprietor No - He does not own 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

  • Hospitalist (primary specialty)
  • Family Practice

Experience

  • Over 28 years of diverse experience

Credentials

  • Medical Doctor (MD)
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    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. Donald R Primer attended and graduated from Texas Tech University Health Science Center School Of Medicine in 1990.

NPPES Info

  • NPI #: 1639276082
  • NPI Enumeration Date: Wednesday, September 20, 2006
  • NPPES Last Update: Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Quality Reporting

  • eRx - He does not participate in the Medicare Electronic Prescribing (eRx) Incentive Program.
  • PQRS - He does not 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.

Language Spoken by Dr. Donald R Primer

  • English


Medical Licenses

Dr. Donald R Primer has been primarily specialized in Family Medicine for over 28 years of experience.
  • Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians / Family Medicine
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    Family Medicine
    Family Medicine is the medical specialty which is concerned with the total health care of the individual and the family. It is the specialty in breadth which integrates the biological, clinical, and behavioral sciences. The scope of family medicine is not limited by age, sex, organ system, or disease entity.


Affiliated Hospitals



Medical Group Practice

  • Huerfano County Hospital District


Practice Locations

23400 Us Highway 160
Walsenburg, Colorado 81089-8100
Phone: (719) 738-4590
Fax: (719) 738-4553
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


23400 Us Hwy 160
Walsenburg, Colorado 81089-8100
Phone: (719) 738-4590
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


This doctor profile was updated by using the public dataset from Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) which is publicized on Friday, November 17, 2017, and correspondent NPI information on the public NPPES record dated Tuesday, October 18, 2016. If you found out that something incorrect and want to change it, please follow this Update Data guide.

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