DR. SALVATORE JOSEPH VELLA JR. DO NPI 1144328642

Internal Medicine in Nashua, NH

NPI 1144328642 Individual Male Years of Experience 27 Internal Medicine PECOS Enrolled Accepts Medicare Approved Payment

About SALVATORE VELLA

Salvatore Vella is an internal medicine provider established in Nashua, New Hampshire and his medical specialization is internal medicine with more than 27 years of experience. He graduated from University Of New England, College Of Osteo Medicine in 1995. The NPI number of Salvatore Vella is 1144328642 and was assigned on September 2006. The practitioner's primary taxonomy code is 207R00000X with license number 10349 (NH). The provider is registered as an individual and his NPI record was last updated 14 years ago.

An internist like Dr. Salvatore Joseph Vella Jr. Do 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.

Salvatore Vella 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

Salvatore Vella 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 Southern Nh Medical Center, St Joseph Hospital and Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, Burlington.

NPI

1144328642

Provider NameDR. SALVATORE JOSEPH VELLA JR. DO
Provider Location Address280 MAIN ST SECOND FLOOR NASHUA, NH 03060
Provider Mailing Address280 MAIN ST SECOND FLOOR NASHUA, NH 03060
GenderMale
NPI Entity TypeIndividual
Medical School NameUNIVERSITY OF NEW ENGLAND, COLLEGE OF OSTEO MEDICINE
Graduation Year1995
Is Sole Proprietor?No
Is Organization Subpart?N/A
Enumeration Date09-20-2006
Last Update Date07-08-2007


Primary Taxonomy

Taxonomy Code207R00000X
ClassificationInternal Medicine
TypeAllopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
License No.10349
License StateNH
Taxonomy DescriptionA 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.

Business Address

DR. SALVATORE JOSEPH VELLA JR. DO
280 MAIN ST
SECOND FLOOR
NASHUA, NH
ZIP 03060
Phone: (603) 577-3300
Fax: (603) 577-3398

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Mailing Address

DR. SALVATORE JOSEPH VELLA JR. DO
280 MAIN ST
SECOND FLOOR
NASHUA, NH
ZIP 03060
Phone: (603) 577-3300
Fax: (603) 577-3398



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 ID1052333663
PECOS Enrollment IDI20051223000261
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.

  • 135Administration of influenza virus vaccine (HCPCS:G0008)
  • 131Annual wellness visit, includes a personalized prevention plan of service (pps), subsequent visit (HCPCS:G0439)
  • 122Administration of pneumococcal vaccine (HCPCS:G0009)
  • 120Pneumococcal vaccine for injection into muscle (HCPCS:90670)
  • 66Hemoglobin A1C level (HCPCS:83036)
  • 35Physician 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)
  • 34Routine EKG using at least 12 leads including interpretation and report (HCPCS:93000)
  • 25Physician re-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 im (HCPCS:G0179)

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. Salvatore Vella is affiliated with the following medical facilities:

Hospital Name Address Phone Hospital Type CMS Certification Number (CCN) Overall Rating
SOUTHERN NH MEDICAL CENTER8 PROSPECT STREET
NASHUA, NH 3060
(603) 577-2000Acute Care Hospitals300020
ST JOSEPH HOSPITAL172 KINSLEY ST
NASHUA, NH 3060
(603) 882-3000Acute Care Hospitals300011
LAHEY HOSPITAL & MEDICAL CENTER, BURLINGTON41 & 45 MALL ROAD
BURLINGTON, MA 1803
(781) 744-5100Acute Care Hospitals220171

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
G77035MEDICARE UPIN (02)NH

Other Providers at the same location


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

NPI Name / Type Taxonomy Address
1477542116 ELENA L. IVASHINA M.D.
Individual
Psychiatry & Neurology (Neurology)280 MAIN ST SUITE 210A
NASHUA, NH 03060
(603) 557-5300
1417929076 SANDHYA R DASARI MD
Individual
Internal Medicine280 MAIN ST SUITE 210A
NASHUA, NH 03060
(603) 577-3080
1609841832DR. MARK LASAK MALLEK M.D.
Individual
Internal Medicine (Gastroenterology)280 MAIN ST SUITE 340
NASHUA, NH 03060
(603) 881-8000
1891754974EVERGREEN WOMENS HEALTH CARE PLLC
Organization
Obstetrics & Gynecology280 MAIN ST SUITE 131
NASHUA, NH 03060
(603) 882-0555
1487614624 ALAN J GREEN M.D.
Individual
Obstetrics & Gynecology280 MAIN ST SUITE 131
NASHUA, NH 03060
(603) 882-0555
1639139942 REBECCA S GREEN M.D.
Individual
Obstetrics & Gynecology280 MAIN ST SUITE 131
NASHUA, NH 03060
(603) 882-0555
1023049814 PRAVEEN K SUCHDEV MD
Individual
Anesthesiology (Pain Medicine)280 MAIN ST STE 330
NASHUA, NH 03060
(603) 577-3003
1568494615 JAMES A MIRAZITA MD
Individual
Anesthesiology (Pain Medicine)280 MAIN ST STE 330
NASHUA, NH 03060
(603) 577-3003
1982618013 LEONARD BLOCK MD
Individual
Surgery280 MAIN ST SUITE 441
NASHUA, NH 03060
(603) 577-3160
1548279177DR. CHARLES PIPILAS DDS
Individual
Dentist (General Practice)280 MAIN ST SUITE 311
NASHUA, NH 03060
(603) 881-8280
1386727840DR. MARTHA CAROLYN JARAMILLO MD
Individual
Internal Medicine280 MAIN ST
NASHUA, NH 03060
(603) 577-3300
1982763447 SUSAN L MCNAMEE ARNP
Individual
Nurse Practitioner (Pediatrics)280 MAIN ST SUITE 410
NASHUA, NH 03060
(603) 595-7388
1083760177 ELISSA MARIE MOISE DPT
Individual
Physical Therapist280 MAIN ST NCHA - SUITE 210A
NASHUA, NH 03060
(603) 577-3050
1013171560 PATRICIA LEE SARGENT DO
Individual
Pediatrics280 MAIN ST SUITE 410
NASHUA, NH 03060
(603) 595-7388
1316299167 GERRI WEISS APRN
Individual
Nurse Practitioner (Adult Health)280 MAIN ST SUITE 210B
NASHUA, NH 03060
(603) 577-3300
1578646931 ANINDITA DAS M.D.
Individual
Pediatrics280 MAIN ST SUITE 111
NASHUA, NH 03060
(603) 594-6030
1487689717DR. REEM I SHAFEH M.D.
Individual
Internal Medicine280 MAIN ST SUITE 210
NASHUA, NH 03060
(603) 577-5315
1710063441 SUSHAMA JAMPANI M.D.
Individual
Internal Medicine280 MAIN ST SUITE 210
NASHUA, NH 03060
(603) 577-5315
1679649073DR. PETER SAM HACKER MD
Individual
Internal Medicine280 MAIN ST SUITE 210
NASHUA, NH 03060
(603) 577-5315
1578652699DR. ASHIMA HANDA M.D
Individual
Internal Medicine280 MAIN ST SUITE 210
NASHUA, NH 03060
(603) 577-3080

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
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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.

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Primary Taxonomy Code
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