RUTH D GOLDBERG MD NPI 1003801812

Pathology (Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology) in Munster, IN

Individual Female Pathology Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology PECOS Enrolled Accepts Medicare Years Experience 39 Medicare Quality Reporting

About RUTH GOLDBERG

Ruth Goldberg is a provider established in Munster, Indiana and her medical specialization is pathology with more than 39 years of experience. The NPI number of Ruth Goldberg is 1003801812 and was assigned on September 2005. The practitioner's primary taxonomy code is 207ZP0102X with license number 01046373A (IN). The provider is registered as an individual and her NPI record was last updated 7 years ago. Ruth Goldberg is enrolled in PECOS and registered with Medicare accepting claims assignment.

NPI

1003801812

Provider Name RUTH D GOLDBERG MD
Provider Location Address901 MACARTHUR MUNSTER, IN 46321
Provider Mailing AddressPO BOX 10805 MERRILLVILLE, IN 46410
GenderFemale
NPI Entity TypeIndividual
Medical School NameOTHER
Graduation Year1981
Is Sole Proprietor?No
Is Organization Subpart?N/A
Enumeration Date09-19-2005
Last Update Date12-17-2012

Primary Taxonomy

Taxonomy Code207ZP0102X
ClassificationPathology
TypeAllopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
SpecializationAnatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology
License No.01046373A
License StateIN
Taxonomy DescriptionA pathologist deals with the causes and nature of disease and contributes to diagnosis, prognosis and treatment through knowledge gained by the laboratory application of the biologic, chemical and physical sciences. A pathologist uses information gathered from the microscopic examination of tissue specimens, cells and body fluids, and from clinical laboratory tests on body fluids and secretions for the diagnosis, exclusion and monitoring of disease.

Business Address

RUTH D GOLDBERG MD
901 MACARTHUR
MUNSTER, IN
ZIP 46321
Phone: (219) 836-1600

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Mailing Address

RUTH D GOLDBERG MD
PO BOX 10805
MERRILLVILLE, IN
ZIP 46410
Phone: (800) 288-8325
Fax: (419) 866-5453

Medicare Participation

Registered in PECOS? Yes What is PECOS?
PECOS is the Medicare Provider, Enrollment, Chain and Ownership System. The PECOS system is a database of providers who have registered with CMS. A NPI number is necessary to register in PECOS. Providers must enroll in PECOS to avoid denied claims.
PECOS PAC ID2860525284
PECOS Enrollment IDI20100804001253
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.

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.

  • 1850Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, intermediate complexity (HCPCS:88305)
  • 422Tissue or cell analysis by immunologic technique (HCPCS:88342)
  • 355Special stained specimen slides to examine tissue (HCPCS:88341)
  • 172Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, moderately low complexity (HCPCS:88304)
  • 144Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, moderately high complexity (HCPCS:88307)

Quality Reporting

The following quality measures meets Medicare's statistical reporting standards for the year 2017. Not all providers report the same information, because not all providers give the same services to patients. The quality information is just a snapshot of some the care providers give to their patients. Reporting more or less information is not a reflection of quality.

Quality Measure Performance Rate Number of Patients
Barrett's Esophagus97%39

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
199090DMEDICARE PIN (08)IN
F41665MEDICARE UPIN (02)
200131920MEDICAID (05)IN
199830DMEDICARE PIN (08)IN
200550DMEDICARE PIN (08)IN
199060GMEDICARE PIN (08)IN

Other Providers at the same location


The following 7 providers are registered at the same or nearby location.

NPI Name / Type Taxonomy Address
1265680011DR. YIQING CHI M.D.
Individual
Pathology (Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology)901 MACARTHUR
MUNSTER, IN 46321
(219) 836-1600
1700871514 HEIDI A NORDBROCK MD
Individual
Pathology (Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology)901 MACARTHUR
MUNSTER, IN 46321
(219) 836-1600
1780679563 BRENDA L ERIKSEN MD
Individual
Pathology (Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology)901 MACARTHUR
MUNSTER, IN 46321
(219) 836-1600
1861487670 JORGE FERNANDEZ DECORDOVA M.D.
Individual
Pathology (Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology)901 MACARTHUR
MUNSTER, IN 46321
(219) 836-4622
1881689602 ZHUOWEN ZENG MD
Individual
Pathology (Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology)901 MACARTHUR
MUNSTER, IN 46321
(219) 836-1600
1891780698 ROSITA S NGO MD
Individual
Pathology (Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology)901 MACARTHUR
MUNSTER, IN 46321
(219) 836-1600
1962497784 FLORENCIO S CARANDANG MD
Individual
Pathology (Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology)901 MACARTHUR
MUNSTER, IN 46321
(219) 836-1600

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
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Last Update Date
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Primary Taxonomy Code
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Authorized Official Name
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