DR. RAVISHANKAR RAMASWAMY MD, MS NPI 1003010406

Family Medicine (Geriatric Medicine) in New York, NY

NPI 1003010406 Individual Male Family Medicine Geriatric Medicine PECOS Enrolled Accepts Medicare Approved Payment

About RAVISHANKAR RAMASWAMY

Ravishankar Ramaswamy is a primary care provider established in New York, New York and his medical specialization is family medicine (geriatric medicine) . The NPI number of Ravishankar Ramaswamy is 1003010406 and was assigned on June 2007. The practitioner's primary taxonomy code is 207QG0300X with license number 275411 (NY). The provider is registered as an individual and his NPI record was last updated 7 years ago.

A primary care provider (PCP) like Dr. Ravishankar Ramaswamy Md, Ms sees people with common medical problems. The primary care provider might be a doctor, physician assistant, nurse practitioner or clinic that are usually involved in your long-term care. A PCP might provide preventive care, treat common medical conditions, identify urgent medical problems and refer you to specialists when necessary. Primary care is usually provided in an outpatient facility but if you are admitted to a hospital your PCP may assist in your care. The most common medical conditions seen by primary care providers are: hypertension, upper respiratory tract infections, depression or anxiety, back pain, arthritis, dermatitis, diabetes, urinary tract infections, etc

Ravishankar Ramaswamy 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

Ravishankar Ramaswamy 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 he has hospital affiliations with Mount Sinai Hospital.

NPI

1003010406

Provider NameDR. RAVISHANKAR RAMASWAMY MD, MS
Provider Location Address1440 MADISON AVENUE NEW YORK, NY 10029
Provider Mailing Address1 GUSTAVE L LEVY PL BOX 1070 NEW YORK, NY 10029
GenderMale
NPI Entity TypeIndividual
Medical School NameOTHER
Is Sole Proprietor?No
Is Organization Subpart?N/A
Enumeration Date06-12-2007
Last Update Date10-27-2014


Primary Taxonomy

Taxonomy Code207QG0300X
ClassificationFamily Medicine
TypeAllopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
SpecializationGeriatric Medicine
License No.275411
License StateNY
Taxonomy DescriptionA family medicine physician with special knowledge of the aging process and special skills in the diagnostic, therapeutic, preventive and rehabilitative aspects of illness in the elderly. This specialist cares for geriatric patients in the patient's home, the office, long-term care settings such as nursing homes, and the hospital.

Business Address

DR. RAVISHANKAR RAMASWAMY MD, MS
1440 MADISON AVENUE
NEW YORK, NY
ZIP 10029
Phone: (212) 659-8552
Fax: (212) 860-9737

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Mailing Address

DR. RAVISHANKAR RAMASWAMY MD, MS
1 GUSTAVE L LEVY PL
BOX 1070
NEW YORK, NY
ZIP 10029
Phone: (212) 659-8552
Fax: (212) 860-9737



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 ID9133384092
PECOS Enrollment IDI20120628000011
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

Clinician Utilization

The following Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) codes were publicly reported as the top services rendered by this provider under the Medicare program for the year 2017. The reported codes are based on the top 5 codes for each available Medicare specialty, excluding evaluation and management codes.

  • 57Physician certification for medicare-covered home health services under a home health plan of care (patient not present), including contacts with home health agency and review of reports of patient status required by physicians to affirm the initial imple (HCPCS:G0180)

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. Ravishankar Ramaswamy is affiliated with the following medical facilities:

Hospital Name Address Phone Hospital Type CMS Certification Number (CCN) Overall Rating
MOUNT SINAI HOSPITALONE GUSTAVE L LEVY PLACE
NEW YORK, NY 10029
(212) 241-7981Acute Care Hospitals330024

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
1207RG0300XAllopathic & Osteopathic PhysiciansInternal MedicineGeriatric Medicine004036-1NYNo

Taxonomy Description: an internist who has special knowledge of the aging process and special skills in the diagnostic, therapeutic, preventive and rehabilitative aspects of illness in the elderly. This specialist cares for geriatric patients in the patient's home, the office, long-term care settings such as nursing homes and the hospital.

Additional Identifiers


Additional identifier(s) currently or formerly used as an identifier for the provider. The codes may include UPIN, NSC, OSCAR, DEA, Medicaid State or PIN identification numbers.

Identifier Type / Code Identifier State
03474095MEDICAID (05)NY
A400069799MEDICARE PIN (08)

Other Providers at the same location


The following 2 providers are registered at the same or nearby location.

NPI Name / Type Taxonomy Address
1225274863DR. VERONICA RIVERA M.D.
Individual
Family Medicine (Geriatric Medicine)1440 MADISON AVENUE
NEW YORK, NY 10029
(212) 659-8552
1922075738 SIOBHAN SUNDEL GNP
Individual
Nurse Practitioner (Gerontology)1440 MADISON AVENUE
NEW YORK, NY 10029
(212) 659-8552

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.