Dr Zijin Cheng, MD - Medicare Family Practice in Ithaca, NY

Dr Zijin Cheng, MD is a medicare enrolled "Family Medicine" physician in Ithaca, New York. She graduated from medical school in 2019 and has 3 years of diverse experience with area of expertise as Family Practice. She is a member of the group practice Family Medicine Associates Of Ithaca Llp and her current practice location is 8 Brentwood Dr, Ithaca, New York. You can reach out to her office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (657) 272-1717.

Dr Zijin Cheng is licensed to practice in New York (license number 312460-01) and she also participates in the medicare program. She accepts medicare assignments (which means she accepts the Medicare-approved amount; you will not be billed for any more than the Medicare deductible and coinsurance) and her NPI Number is 1356001341.

Contact Information

Dr Zijin Cheng, MD
8 Brentwood Dr,
Ithaca, NY 14850-1871
(657) 272-1717
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Physician's Profile

Full NameDr Zijin Cheng
GenderFemale
SpecialityFamily Practice
Experience3 Years
Location8 Brentwood Dr, Ithaca, New York
Accepts Medicare AssignmentsYes. She accepts the Medicare-approved amount; you will not be billed for any more than the Medicare deductible and coinsurance.
  Medical Education and Training:
  • Dr Zijin Cheng graduated from medical school in 2019
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1356001341
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 12/18/2021
  • Last Update Date: 12/18/2021
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 6305238007
  • Enrollment ID: I20220107002183

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for Dr Zijin Cheng such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.
IdentifierTypeStateIssuer
1356001341NPI-NPPES

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
207Q00000XFamily Medicine 312460-01 (New York)Primary

Hospital Affiliation

Hospital NameLocationType
Cayuga Medical Center At IthacaIthaca, NYAcute Care Hospital

Group Practice Association

Group Practice NameGroup PECOS PAC IDNo. of Members
Family Medicine Associates Of Ithaca Llp377956643514

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 Zijin Cheng allows following entities to bill medicare on her behalf.
Entity NameFamily Medicine Associates Of Ithaca Llp
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1326184490
PECOS PAC ID: 3779566435
Enrollment ID: O20040611001359

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 Zijin Cheng 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 Zijin Cheng, MD
907 E Pointe Dr,
Ithaca, NY 14850-1169

Ph: (657) 272-1717
Dr Zijin Cheng, MD
8 Brentwood Dr,
Ithaca, NY 14850-1871

Ph: (657) 272-1717

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Medicare Assignment: Assignment means that your doctor, provider, or supplier agrees (or is required by law) to accept the Medicare-approved amount as full payment for covered services. Most doctors, providers, and suppliers accept assignment, but you should always check to make sure. Participating providers have signed an agreement to accept assignment for all Medicare-covered services.

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