Carlos A Aristizabal, MD - Medicare Hospitalist in Alabaster, AL

Carlos A Aristizabal, MD is a medicare enrolled "Hospitalist" physician in Alabaster, Alabama. He graduated from medical school in 1984 and has 35 years of diverse experience with area of expertise as Hospitalist. He is a member of the group practice University Of Alabama At Birmingham, University Of Alabama Health Services Foundation,pc and his current practice location is 1000 1st St N, Alabaster, Alabama. You can reach out to his office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (205) 620-7004.

Carlos A Aristizabal is licensed to practice in Alabama (license number 26135) and he also participates in the medicare program. He accepts medicare assignments (which means he accepts the Medicare-approved amount; you will not be billed for any more than the Medicare deductible and coinsurance) and his NPI Number is 1003917790.

Contact Information

Carlos A Aristizabal, MD
1000 1st St N,
Alabaster, AL 35007-8703
(205) 620-7004
(205) 620-8688

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Physician's Profile

Full NameCarlos A Aristizabal
GenderMale
SpecialityHospitalist
Experience35 Years
Location1000 1st St N, Alabaster, Alabama
Accepts Medicare AssignmentsYes. He accepts the Medicare-approved amount; you will not be billed for any more than the Medicare deductible and coinsurance.
  Medical Education and Training:
  • Carlos A Aristizabal graduated from medical school in 1984
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1003917790
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 09/26/2006
  • Last Update Date: 07/24/2017
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 5799741377
  • Enrollment ID: I20041206000503

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for Carlos A Aristizabal such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.
IdentifierTypeStateIssuer
1003917790NPI-NPPES
009934796MedicaidAL

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
207R00000XInternal Medicine 26135 (Alabama)Secondary
208M00000XHospitalist 26135 (Alabama)Primary

Hospital Affiliation

Hospital NameLocationType
University Of Alabama HospitalBirmingham, ALAcute Care Hospital

Group Practice Association

Group Practice NameGroup PECOS PAC IDNo. of Members
University Of Alabama At Birmingham377948797084
University Of Alabama Health Services Foundation,pc19512131071814

Medicare Reassignments

Some practitioners may not bill the customers directly but medicare billing happens through clinics / group practice / hospitals where the provider works. Medicare reassignment of benefits is a mechanism by which practitioners allow third parties to bill and receive payment for medicare services performed by them. Carlos A Aristizabal allows following entities to bill medicare on his behalf.
Entity NameUniversity Of Alabama Health Services Foundation,pc
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1093768723
PECOS PAC ID: 1951213107
Enrollment ID: O20031105000261
Entity NameUniversity Of Alabama At Birmingham
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1184738478
PECOS PAC ID: 3779487970
Enrollment ID: O20031120000323
Entity NameMarshall Medical Center South Diamond Hospital Services
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1063741841
PECOS PAC ID: 7012173289
Enrollment ID: O20120717000283

Medicare Part D Prescriber Enrollment

Any physician or other eligible professional who prescribes Part D drugs must either enroll in the Medicare program or opt out in order to prescribe drugs to their patients with Part D prescription drug benefit plans. Carlos A Aristizabal is enrolled with medicare and thus, if eligible, can prescribe medicare part D drugs to patients with medicare part D benefits.

Mailing Address and Practice Location

Mailing AddressPractice Location Address
Carlos A Aristizabal, MD
1000 1st St N,
Alabaster, AL 35007-8703

Ph: (205) 620-7004
Carlos A Aristizabal, MD
1000 1st St N,
Alabaster, AL 35007-8703

Ph: (205) 620-7004

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