MR. JAMES CHRISTOPHER LINHOFF PA-C NPI 1649259482

Physician Assistant in Seattle, WA

NPI 1649259482 Individual Male Years of Experience 26 Physician Assistant PECOS Enrolled Accepts Medicare Approved Payment

About JAMES LINHOFF

James Linhoff is a primary care provider established in Seattle, Washington and his medical specialization is physician assistant with more than 26 years of experience. The NPI number of James Linhoff is 1649259482 and was assigned on January 2006. The practitioner's primary taxonomy code is 363A00000X with license number PA10004151 (WA). The provider is registered as an individual and his NPI record was last updated 9 years ago.

A primary care provider (PCP) like Mr. James Christopher Linhoff Pa-c 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

James Linhoff 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

James Linhoff 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 Swedish Medical Center.

NPI

1649259482

Provider NameMR. JAMES CHRISTOPHER LINHOFF PA-C
Provider Location Address904 7TH AVE SEATTLE, WA 98104
Provider Mailing Address904 7TH AVE SEATTLE, WA 98104
GenderMale
NPI Entity TypeIndividual
Medical School NameOTHER
Graduation Year1996
Is Sole Proprietor?No
Is Organization Subpart?N/A
Enumeration Date01-11-2006
Last Update Date05-10-2012


Primary Taxonomy

Taxonomy Code363A00000X
ClassificationPhysician Assistant
TypePhysician Assistants & Advanced Practice Nursing Providers
License No.PA10004151
License StateWA
Taxonomy DescriptionA physician assistant is a person who has successfully completed an accredited education program for physician assistant, is licensed by the state and is practicing within the scope of that license. Physician assistants are formally trained to perform many of the routine, time-consuming tasks a physician can do. In some states, they may prescribe medications. They take medical histories, perform physical exams, order lab tests and x-rays, and give inoculations. Most states require that they work under the supervision of a physician.

Business Address

MR. JAMES CHRISTOPHER LINHOFF PA-C
904 7TH AVE
SEATTLE, WA
ZIP 98104
Phone: (206) 329-1760

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Mailing Address

MR. JAMES CHRISTOPHER LINHOFF PA-C
904 7TH AVE
SEATTLE, WA
ZIP 98104
Phone: (206) 329-1760



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 ID8224161328
PECOS Enrollment IDI20100726000743
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.

  • 75Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule (HCPCS:20610)
  • 14Insertion of needle into vein for collection of blood sample (HCPCS:36415)

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. James Linhoff is affiliated with the following medical facilities:

Hospital Name Address Phone Hospital Type CMS Certification Number (CCN) Overall Rating
SWEDISH MEDICAL CENTER747 BROADWAY
SEATTLE, WA 98122
(206) 386-6000Acute Care Hospitals500027

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
8891875MEDICARE PIN (08)WA
263929OTHER (01)WA

Other Providers at the same location


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

NPI Name / Type Taxonomy Address
1053317222DR. LINDA C ANDERSON M.D.
Individual
Internal Medicine (Pulmonary Disease)904 7TH AVE
SEATTLE, WA 98104
(206) 329-1760
1992791008 TAMMY D MEEHAN MD
Individual
Pediatrics904 7TH AVE
SEATTLE, WA 98104
(206) 329-1760
1134101439DR. SAMEER H. KHAN MD
Individual
Ophthalmology904 7TH AVE
SEATTLE, WA 98104
(206) 329-1760
1689646614 ALEX D COOPER M.D.
Individual
Psychiatry & Neurology (Neurology)904 7TH AVE
SEATTLE, WA 98104
(206) 329-1760
1376515015DR. EMILY BERGIDA BRADLEY MD
Individual
Urology904 7TH AVE
SEATTLE, WA 98104
(206) 329-1760
1598730350 PETER ALBRO MD
Individual
Internal Medicine (Cardiovascular Disease)904 7TH AVE
SEATTLE, WA 98104
(206) 329-1760
1104892843 MARCOS ANTEZANA M.D.
Individual
Dermatology904 7TH AVE
SEATTLE, WA 98104
(206) 329-1760
1689640351 PETER BACIEWICZ M.D.
Individual
Internal Medicine (Cardiovascular Disease)904 7TH AVE
SEATTLE, WA 98104
(206) 329-1760
1801862511 SUSAN BAUMGAERTEL M.D.
Individual
Internal Medicine904 7TH AVE
SEATTLE, WA 98104
(206) 329-1760
1811963424 ANN BRIDGES M.D.
Individual
Obstetrics & Gynecology904 7TH AVE
SEATTLE, WA 98104
(206) 329-1760
1114993524 ELIZABETH CHOY M.D.
Individual
Ophthalmology904 7TH AVE
SEATTLE, WA 98104
(206) 329-1760
1407822679 MIEN-CHI CHEN M.D.
Individual
Otolaryngology904 7TH AVE
SEATTLE, WA 98104
(206) 329-1760
1770559676 JOHN DOCES M.D.
Individual
Internal Medicine (Cardiovascular Disease)904 7TH AVE
SEATTLE, WA 98104
(206) 329-1760
1851367791 MARC CORDOVA M.D.
Individual
Internal Medicine904 7TH AVE
SEATTLE, WA 98104
(206) 329-1760
1275500019 KATHLEEN STICKNEY M.D.
Individual
Otolaryngology904 7TH AVE
SEATTLE, WA 98104
(206) 329-1760
1417924325 DANIEL FLUGSTAD M.D.
Individual
Orthopaedic Surgery904 7TH AVE
SEATTLE, WA 98104
(206) 329-1760
1225005101 GREGORY JOHN M.D.
Individual
Internal Medicine904 7TH AVE
SEATTLE, WA 98104
(206) 329-1760
1801863394 JANA HUTCHISON AUDIOLOGIST
Individual
Audiologist904 7TH AVE
SEATTLE, WA 98104
(206) 329-1760
1114994613 SHANNON HEITRITTER M.D.
Individual
Internal Medicine (Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism)904 7TH AVE
SEATTLE, WA 98104
(206) 329-1760
1437126869 MARC GONCHAR M.D.
Individual
Internal Medicine904 7TH AVE
SEATTLE, WA 98104
(206) 329-1760

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
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.