Dr Karl M Ahlswede, MD - Medicare Hospice/palliative Care in Williamsport, PA

Dr Karl M Ahlswede, MD is a medicare enrolled "Surgery - Hospice And Palliative Medicine" physician in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. He went to Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University and graduated in 1988 and has 32 years of diverse experience with area of expertise as Hospice/palliative Care. He is a member of the group practice Main Line Healthcare and his current practice location is 1100 Grampian Blvd, Williamsport, Pennsylvania. You can reach out to his office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (570) 320-7680.

Dr Karl M Ahlswede is licensed to practice in Pennsylvania (license number MD041889L) 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 1033198676.

Contact Information

Dr Karl M Ahlswede, MD
1100 Grampian Blvd,
Williamsport, PA 17701-1909
(570) 320-7680
(570) 326-8151

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Physician's Profile

Full NameDr Karl M Ahlswede
GenderMale
SpecialityHospice/palliative Care
Experience32 Years
Location1100 Grampian Blvd, Williamsport, Pennsylvania
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:
  • Dr Karl M Ahlswede attended and graduated from Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University in 1988
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1033198676
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 01/12/2006
  • Last Update Date: 04/09/2020
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 6608846779
  • Enrollment ID: I20040727000956

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for Dr Karl M Ahlswede such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.
IdentifierTypeStateIssuer
1033198676NPI-NPPES

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
208600000XSurgery MD041889L (Pennsylvania)Secondary
2086H0002XSurgery - Hospice And Palliative Medicine MD041889L (Pennsylvania)Primary

Hospital Affiliation

Hospital NameLocationType
Bryn Mawr HospitalBryn mawr, PAAcute Care Hospital

Group Practice Association

Group Practice NameGroup PECOS PAC IDNo. of Members
Main Line Healthcare1951215201600

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. Dr Karl M Ahlswede allows following entities to bill medicare on his behalf.
Entity NameMain Line Healthcare
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1922077643
PECOS PAC ID: 1951215201
Enrollment ID: O20040308000373

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. Dr Karl M Ahlswede 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
Dr Karl M Ahlswede, MD
1201 Grampian Blvd,
Williamsport, PA 17701-1900

Ph: (570) 326-8723
Dr Karl M Ahlswede, MD
1100 Grampian Blvd,
Williamsport, PA 17701-1909

Ph: (570) 320-7680

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