DR. JANET C LIN MD NPI 1376545574

Internal Medicine (Infectious Disease) in Plainfield, NJ

NPI 1376545574 Individual Female Years of Experience 37 Internal Medicine Infectious Disease PECOS Enrolled Accepts Medicare Approved Payment

About JANET LIN

Janet Lin is an internal medicine provider established in Plainfield, New Jersey and her medical specialization is internal medicine (infectious disease) with more than 37 years of experience. She graduated from New York Medical College in 1985. The NPI number of Janet Lin is 1376545574 and was assigned on June 2005. The practitioner's primary taxonomy code is 207RI0200X with license number 25MA05468500 (NJ). The provider is registered as an individual and her NPI record was last updated 14 years ago.

An internist like Dr. Janet C Lin Md 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.

Janet Lin 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

Janet Lin 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 Saint Barnabas Medical Center.

NPI

1376545574

Provider NameDR. JANET C LIN MD
Provider Location AddressMUHLENBERG REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER PARK AVE AND RANDOLPH RD PLAINFIELD, NJ 07061
Provider Mailing Address7 LANCER DR SHORT HILLS, NJ 07078
GenderFemale
NPI Entity TypeIndividual
Medical School NameNEW YORK MEDICAL COLLEGE
Graduation Year1985
Is Sole Proprietor?Yes
Is Organization Subpart?N/A
Enumeration Date06-01-2005
Last Update Date06-08-2008


Primary Taxonomy

Taxonomy Code207RI0200X
ClassificationInternal Medicine
TypeAllopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
SpecializationInfectious Disease
License No.25MA05468500
License StateNJ
Taxonomy DescriptionAn internist who deals with infectious diseases of all types and in all organ systems. Conditions requiring selective use of antibiotics call for this special skill. This physician often diagnoses and treats AIDS patients and patients with fevers which have not been explained. Infectious disease specialists may also have expertise in preventive medicine and travel medicine.

Business Address

DR. JANET C LIN MD
MUHLENBERG REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER
PARK AVE AND RANDOLPH RD
PLAINFIELD, NJ
ZIP 07061
Phone: (908) 668-2985
Fax: (908) 226-4543

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Mailing Address

DR. JANET C LIN MD
7 LANCER DR
SHORT HILLS, NJ
ZIP 07078
Phone: (908) 668-2985
Fax: (908) 226-4543



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 ID8729172218
PECOS Enrollment IDI20070914000003
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. Janet Lin is affiliated with the following medical facilities:

Hospital Name Address Phone Hospital Type CMS Certification Number (CCN) Overall Rating
SAINT BARNABAS MEDICAL CENTER94 OLD SHORT HILLS ROAD
LIVINGSTON, NJ 7039
(973) 322-5000Acute Care Hospitals310076

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
0604101MEDICAID (05)NJ
E62032MEDICARE UPIN (02)NJ
612584MEDICARE ID-TYPE UNSPECIFIED (04)NJ

Other Providers at the same location


The following provider is registered at the same or nearby location.

NPI Name / Type Taxonomy Address
1184826661 EVA BESSERMAN D.O.
Individual
Internal Medicine (Critical Care Medicine)MUHLENBERG REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER PARK AVE. & RANDOLPH RD.
PLAINFIELD, NJ 07061
(908) 668-2228

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.

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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