ELLIOTT J. SALTZ M.D. NPI 1619962602

Family Medicine in Albertville, AL

NPI 1619962602 Individual Male Years of Experience 41 Family Medicine PECOS Enrolled Accepts Medicare Approved Payment

About ELLIOTT SALTZ

Elliott Saltz is a primary care provider established in Albertville, Alabama and his medical specialization is family medicine with more than 41 years of experience. The NPI number of Elliott Saltz is 1619962602 and was assigned on September 2005. The practitioner's primary taxonomy code is 207Q00000X with license number 00013157 (AL). The provider is registered as an individual and his NPI record was last updated 8 years ago.

A primary care provider (PCP) like Elliott J. Saltz M.d. 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

Elliott Saltz 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

Elliott Saltz 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 Northeast Alabama Regional Medical Center.

NPI

1619962602

Provider Name ELLIOTT J. SALTZ M.D.
Provider Location Address3442 US HIGHWAY 431 ALBERTVILLE, AL 35950
Provider Mailing Address3442 US HIGHWAY 431 ALBERTVILLE, AL 35950
GenderMale
NPI Entity TypeIndividual
Medical School NameOTHER
Graduation Year1981
Is Sole Proprietor?No
Is Organization Subpart?N/A
Enumeration Date09-15-2005
Last Update Date07-17-2013


Primary Taxonomy

Taxonomy Code207Q00000X
ClassificationFamily Medicine
TypeAllopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
License No.00013157
License StateAL
Taxonomy DescriptionFamily Medicine is the medical specialty which is concerned with the total health care of the individual and the family. It is the specialty in breadth which integrates the biological, clinical, and behavioral sciences. The scope of family medicine is not limited by age, sex, organ system, or disease entity.

Business Address

ELLIOTT J. SALTZ M.D.
3442 US HIGHWAY 431
ALBERTVILLE, AL
ZIP 35950
Phone: (256) 593-1234
Fax: (256) 593-8553

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Mailing Address

ELLIOTT J. SALTZ M.D.
3442 US HIGHWAY 431
ALBERTVILLE, AL
ZIP 35950
Phone: (256) 593-1234
Fax: (256) 593-8553



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 ID8123081064
PECOS Enrollment IDI20041110001261
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.

  • 773Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention (HCPCS:96372)
  • 417Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, platelets), automated test (HCPCS:85025)
  • 409Insertion of needle into vein for collection of blood sample (HCPCS:36415)
  • 245X-ray of chest, 2 views, front and side (HCPCS:71020)
  • 103Eardrum testing using ear probe (HCPCS:92567)
  • 24X-ray of abdomen, single view (HCPCS:74000)
  • 13Administration of influenza virus vaccine (HCPCS:G0008)

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. Elliott Saltz is affiliated with the following medical facilities:

Hospital Name Address Phone Hospital Type CMS Certification Number (CCN) Overall Rating
NORTHEAST ALABAMA REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER400 EAST 10TH STREET
ANNISTON, AL 36207
(256) 235-5121Acute Care Hospitals10078

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
C72778MEDICARE UPIN (02)AL
009971715MEDICAID (05)AL
051524635MEDICARE ID-TYPE UNSPECIFIED (04)AL

Other Providers at the same location


The following 11 providers are registered at the same or nearby location.

NPI Name / Type Taxonomy Address
1679568752 RAYMOND C UFFORD M.D.
Individual
Family Medicine3442 US HIGHWAY 431
ALBERTVILLE, AL 35950
(256) 593-1234
1023003019 LARRY R JOHNSTON M.D.
Individual
Family Medicine3442 US HIGHWAY 431
ALBERTVILLE, AL 35950
(256) 593-1234
1245290154SOUTH DEKALB FAMILY MEDICAL ASSOCIATES P.C.
Organization
Family Medicine3442 US HIGHWAY 431
ALBERTVILLE, AL 35950
(256) 593-1234
1972834190 NICCOLE LYNNE MCDANIEL MSN,ACNP
Individual
Nurse Practitioner (Acute Care)3442 US HIGHWAY 431
ALBERTVILLE, AL 35950
(256) 593-1234
1235546334 SABRINA THOMAS CRNP
Individual
Nurse Practitioner (Family)3442 US HIGHWAY 431
ALBERTVILLE, AL 35950
(256) 593-1234
1821486465MRS. JENNIFER S TURNER CRNP
Individual
Nurse Practitioner (Family)3442 US HIGHWAY 431
ALBERTVILLE, AL 35950
(256) 593-1234
1942688320MR. GAYLE L LOMBARD JR. CRNP
Individual
Nurse Practitioner (Family)3442 US HIGHWAY 431
ALBERTVILLE, AL 35950
(256) 593-1234
1881073088 MEGAN LIGHT CRNP
Individual
Nurse Practitioner (Family)3442 US HIGHWAY 431
ALBERTVILLE, AL 35950
(256) 593-1234
1760894927 SHEILA D SIMMONS NP-C
Individual
Nurse Practitioner (Family)3442 US HIGHWAY 431
ALBERTVILLE, AL 35950
(256) 593-1234
1194232132MEDICAL ASSET GROUP, LLC
Organization
Family Medicine3442 US HIGHWAY 431
ALBERTVILLE, AL 35950
(256) 907-9000
1477041804MRS. PEGGY JO ROBERTS MSN, CRNP, FNP-C
Individual
Nurse Practitioner (Family)3442 US HIGHWAY 431
ALBERTVILLE, AL 35950
(256) 907-9000

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
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Primary Taxonomy Code
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Authorized Official Name
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