RUMA RAJBHANDARI NPI 1003008244

Internal Medicine (Gastroenterology) in Boston, MA

NPI 1003008244 Individual Female Years of Experience 15 Internal Medicine Gastroenterology PECOS Enrolled Accepts Medicare Approved Payment

About RUMA RAJBHANDARI

Ruma Rajbhandari is an internal medicine provider established in Boston, Massachusetts and her medical specialization is internal medicine (gastroenterology) with more than 15 years of experience. She graduated from Harvard Medical School in 2007. The NPI number of Ruma Rajbhandari is 1003008244 and was assigned on August 2007. The practitioner's primary taxonomy code is 207RG0100X with license number 239338 (MA). The provider is registered as an individual and her NPI record was last updated 5 years ago.

An internist like Ruma Rajbhandari is a physician who has completed an internal medicine residency and is board-certified or board-eligible in an internist specialty. Internists are trained to care for adults of all ages for many different medical conditions. An internist typically monitors chronic physical conditions, identifies acute diseases, provides family planning, provides counseling about wellness and disease prevention, etc.

Ruma Rajbhandari 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

Ruma Rajbhandari 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. According to Medicare claims data she has hospital affiliations with Mount Auburn Hospital.

NPI

1003008244

Provider Name RUMA RAJBHANDARI
Provider Location Address75 FRANCIS ST BOSTON, MA 02115
Provider Mailing Address75 FRANCIS ST BOSTON, MA 02115
GenderFemale
NPI Entity TypeIndividual
Medical School NameHARVARD MEDICAL SCHOOL
Graduation Year2007
Is Sole Proprietor?No
Is Organization Subpart?N/A
Enumeration Date08-13-2007
Last Update Date07-01-2016


Primary Taxonomy

Taxonomy Code207RG0100X
ClassificationInternal Medicine
TypeAllopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
SpecializationGastroenterology
License No.239338
License StateMA
Taxonomy DescriptionAn internist who specializes in diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the digestive organs including the stomach, bowels, liver and gallbladder. This specialist treats conditions such as abdominal pain, ulcers, diarrhea, cancer and jaundice and performs complex diagnostic and therapeutic procedures using endoscopes to visualize internal organs.

Business Address

RUMA RAJBHANDARI
75 FRANCIS ST
BOSTON, MA
ZIP 02115
Phone: (617) 525-6841

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Mailing Address

RUMA RAJBHANDARI
75 FRANCIS ST
BOSTON, MA
ZIP 02115
Phone: (617) 732-6389



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 ID1658544457
PECOS Enrollment IDI20111021000490
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

Hospital Affiliations

Medicare hospital affiliation is identified through self-reporting data, inpatient, outpatient, physician and ancillary service claims linked by the Medicare claims NPI number and place of service code. Additionally, to further determine provider hospital affiliation the clinician must have provided services to at least three patients on three different dates in the last 12 months. Ruma Rajbhandari is affiliated with the following medical facilities:

Hospital Name Address Phone Hospital Type CMS Certification Number (CCN) Overall Rating
MOUNT AUBURN HOSPITAL330 MOUNT AUBURN STREET
CAMBRIDGE, MA 2138
(617) 492-3500Acute Care Hospitals220002

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
1207R00000XAllopathic & Osteopathic PhysiciansInternal Medicine233240MANo

Taxonomy Description: a physician who provides long-term, comprehensive care in the office and the hospital, managing both common and complex illness of adolescents, adults and the elderly. Internists are trained in the diagnosis and treatment of cancer, infections and diseases affecting the heart, blood, kidneys, joints and digestive, respiratory and vascular systems. They are also trained in the essentials of primary care internal medicine, which incorporates an understanding of disease prevention, wellness, substance abuse, mental health and effective treatment of common problems of the eyes, ears, skin, nervous system and reproductive organs.

Other Providers at the same location


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

NPI Name / Type Taxonomy Address
1740284702DR. PO-SHUN LEE MD
Individual
Internal Medicine (Pulmonary Disease)75 FRANCIS ST BRIGHAM & WOMEN'S HOSPITAL, PULMONARY & CRITICAL CARE
BOSTON, MA 02115
(617) 355-9012
1629074760DR. CORNELIUS A SULLIVAN MD
Individual
Anesthesiology75 FRANCIS ST DEPARTMENT OF ANESTHESIOLOGY CWN L2
BOSTON, MA 02115
(617) 732-5500
1164429056MRS. CHRISTIE J LUCENTE PA
Individual
Physician Assistant75 FRANCIS ST
BOSTON, MA 02115
(617) 732-5500
1316939028 VERA STEWART FRANKLIN M.D.
Individual
Radiology (Diagnostic Radiology)75 FRANCIS ST
BOSTON, MA 02115
(508) 862-5379
1477545143DR. ALISON FIFE MD
Individual
Psychiatry & Neurology (Psychiatry)75 FRANCIS ST
BOSTON, MA 02115
(617) 732-6750
1447245873 STEWART LEITH CHRITTON M.D., PH.D.
Individual
Anesthesiology75 FRANCIS ST ANESTHESIA DEPT., BWH
BOSTON, MA 02115
(617) 732-8210
1477548394 RUSSELL ALAN BLINDER M.D.
Individual
Radiology (Diagnostic Radiology)75 FRANCIS ST RADIOLOGY, BRIGHAM AND WOMEN'S HOSPITAL
BOSTON, MA 02115
(617) 632-3306
1912993577 MIGUEL JOSE DIVO MD
Individual
Internal Medicine (Pulmonary Disease)75 FRANCIS ST PULMONARY DIVISION BRIGHAM AND WOMEN'S HOSPITAL
BOSTON, MA 02115
(857) 307-0310
1588650881 GILBERT JEROME BEERS M.D.
Individual
Radiology (Neuroradiology)75 FRANCIS ST RADIOLOGY, BRIGHAM AND WOMEN'S HOSPITAL
BOSTON, MA 02115
(617) 732-7260
1922094234 CHRISTOPH ANDREAS BINKERT M.D.
Individual
Radiology (Vascular & Interventional Radiology)75 FRANCIS ST RADIOLOGY, BRIGHAM AND WOMEN'S HOSPITAL
BOSTON, MA 02115
(617) 732-7257
1689660532 DONALD P GOLDSTEIN MD
Individual
Obstetrics & Gynecology (Gynecologic Oncology)75 FRANCIS ST BRIGHAM AND WOMEN'S HOSPITAL
BOSTON, MA 02115
(617) 732-8843
1982691044 LAMBROS ZELLOS MD MPH
Individual
Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery)75 FRANCIS ST
BOSTON, MA 02115
(617) 732-7696
1063409126 CHRISTOPHER THOMAS DUCKO MD
Individual
Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery)75 FRANCIS ST
BOSTON, MA 02115
(617) 732-6824
1659369460PROF. ELAZER R. EDELMAN M.D., PH.D.
Individual
Internal Medicine (Cardiovascular Disease)75 FRANCIS ST
BOSTON, MA 02115
(617) 253-1569
1558359257 YOLONDA LORIG COLSON MD PHD
Individual
Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery)75 FRANCIS ST
BOSTON, MA 02115
(617) 732-6648
1740278951 JOANNE M FOODY MD
Individual
Internal Medicine (Cardiovascular Disease)75 FRANCIS ST
BOSTON, MA 02115
(857) 307-1989
1235127432DR. PAUL J ANDERSON M.D., PH.D.
Individual
Internal Medicine (Rheumatology)75 FRANCIS ST
BOSTON, MA 02115
(617) 732-5325
1962491589MS. PAMELA D GERROL M.S.
Individual
Genetic Counselor, MS75 FRANCIS ST BWH/ASBI-3/CFMPG
BOSTON, MA 02115
(617) 732-4208
1669461810DR. AARON B WAXMAN M.D., PH.D
Individual
Internal Medicine (Pulmonary Disease)75 FRANCIS ST PBB CLINICS-3
BOSTON, MA 02115
(617) 525-9733
1013907641 CHARLES POZNER MD
Individual
Emergency Medicine75 FRANCIS ST BRIGHAM AND WOMENS HOSPITAL DEPT OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE
BOSTON, MA 02115
(617) 732-5640

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