Helen Katherine Bellanca, MD - Medicare Family Medicine in Hood River, OR

Helen Katherine Bellanca, MD is a medicare enrolled "Family Medicine" physician in Hood River, Oregon. She went to Northwestern University Feinberg Medical School and graduated in 1996 and has 24 years of diverse experience with area of expertise as Family Medicine. She is a member of the group practice Kaiser Foundation Health Plan Of The Northwest and her current practice location is 849 Pacific Ave, Hood River, Oregon. You can reach out to her office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (541) 386-6380.

Helen Katherine Bellanca is licensed to practice in Oregon (license number MD20718) 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 1588658918.

Contact Information

Helen Katherine Bellanca, MD
849 Pacific Ave,
Hood River, OR 97031-1956
(541) 386-6380
(541) 386-1078

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Physician's Profile

Full NameHelen Katherine Bellanca
GenderFemale
SpecialityFamily Medicine
Experience24 Years
Location849 Pacific Ave, Hood River, Oregon
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:
  • Helen Katherine Bellanca attended and graduated from Northwestern University Feinberg Medical School in 1996
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1588658918
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 08/31/2005
  • Last Update Date: 07/09/2007
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 3375559875
  • Enrollment ID: I20060221000527

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for Helen Katherine Bellanca such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.
IdentifierTypeStateIssuer
1588658918NPI-NPPES
132045MedicaidOR

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
207Q00000XFamily Medicine MD20718 (Oregon)Primary

Group Practice Association

Group Practice NameGroup PECOS PAC IDNo. of Members
Kaiser Foundation Health Plan Of The Northwest57996882301211

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. Helen Katherine Bellanca allows following entities to bill medicare on her behalf.
Entity NameKaiser Foundation Health Plan Of The Northwest
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1184786527
PECOS PAC ID: 5799688230
Enrollment ID: O20040130000799

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. Helen Katherine Bellanca 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
Helen Katherine Bellanca, MD
1521 Se 42nd Ave,
Portland, OR 97215-3101

Ph: (503) 235-3575
Helen Katherine Bellanca, MD
849 Pacific Ave,
Hood River, OR 97031-1956

Ph: (541) 386-6380

Reviews and Comments

Family Medicine Doctors in Hood River, OR

Kathleen Mckenna, M.D., M.P.H.
Family Medicine
Medicare: Accepting Medicare Assignments
Practice Location: 849 Pacific Ave, Hood River, OR 97031
Phone: 541-386-6380    
Richard P Starrett, MD
Family Medicine
Medicare: Accepting Medicare Assignments
Practice Location: 1021 June St, Suite 103, Hood River, OR 97031
Phone: 541-386-0007    Fax: 541-386-2675
Dr. Ryan M. Kealy, M.D.
Family Medicine
Medicare: Accepting Medicare Assignments
Practice Location: 810 12th St, Hood River, OR 97031
Phone: 541-399-7552    
Michael R Harris, MD
Family Medicine
Medicare: Medicare Enrolled
Practice Location: 1151 May St, Suite 201, Hood River, OR 97031
Phone: 541-387-1300    Fax: 541-386-6224
Tracy Willett, M.D.
Family Medicine
Medicare: Medicare Enrolled
Practice Location: 1109 June St, Hood River, OR 97031
Phone: 541-806-2334    
Dr. James B Wade, M.D.
Family Medicine
Medicare: Not Enrolled in Medicare
Practice Location: 3413 Brookside Dr, Hood River, OR 97031
Phone: 541-386-2627    
Dr. Nora Claire Guschwan, D.O.
Family Medicine
Medicare: Medicare Enrolled
Practice Location: 310 Oak St Apt 206, Hood River, OR 97031
Phone: 414-687-7728    

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