Dr. Rex W Appenfeller MD Internist

Dr. Rex Appenfeller is an internist in Lincoln, Rhode Island and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Miriam Hospital and Rhode Island Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Kansas School of Medicine and has been in practice for 35 years. Dr. Appenfeller accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 88 doctors at Miriam Hospital and one of 137 at Rhode Island Hospital who specialize in Internal Medicine.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Internist: General Internal Medicine, Geriatric Medicine

Education & Medical Training

Roger Williams Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1980–1981

Roger Williams Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1982–1983

University of Kansas School of Medicine
Class of 1979

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 31 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 26 years in Geriatric Medicine

RI State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Physician Practice Connections Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2012

Physician Practice Connections Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2013

Physician Practice Connections Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2014

Physician Practice Connections Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2015

Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2012

Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2013

Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2014

Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2015

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2011

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna HMO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • BCBS Arizona BlueAlliance Network
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Health Net Arizona PPO/POS
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net Arizona HMO
  • Health Net Arizona HMO ExcelCare Network
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Aetna Whole Health Banner Health Network
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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