Kashif Tufail, MD, FACP - Medicare Internal Medicine in Danville, PA

Kashif Tufail, MD, FACP is a medicare enrolled "Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology" physician in Danville, Pennsylvania. His current practice location is 100 N Academy Ave, Danville, Pennsylvania. You can reach out to his office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (570) 271-6439.

Kashif Tufail is licensed to practice in Pennsylvania (license number MD436945) and he also participates in the medicare program. He does not accept medicare assignments directly but he may accept medicare through third-party (refer to Reassignment section below) and may also prescribe medicare part D drugs. His NPI Number is 1164523908.

Contact Information

Kashif Tufail, MD, FACP
100 N Academy Ave,
Danville, PA 17822-2111
(570) 271-6439
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Physician's Profile

Full NameKashif Tufail
GenderMale
SpecialityInternal Medicine - Gastroenterology
Location100 N Academy Ave, Danville, Pennsylvania
Accepts Medicare AssignmentsMedicare enrolled and may accept medicare through third-party reassignment. May prescribe medicare part D drugs.
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1164523908
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 09/26/2006
  • Last Update Date: 07/27/2016
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 0042230872
  • Enrollment ID: I20160607000833

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for Kashif Tufail such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.
IdentifierTypeStateIssuer
1164523908NPI-NPPES
200491610AMedicaidOK

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
207RG0100XInternal Medicine - Gastroenterology MD436945 (Pennsylvania)Primary
207RI0008XInternal Medicine - Hepatology 29835 (Oklahoma)Secondary
208M00000XHospitalist 25MA07933600 (New Jersey)Secondary

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. Kashif Tufail allows following entities to bill medicare on his behalf.
Entity NameGeisinger Clinic
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1316999782
PECOS PAC ID: 5395657001
Enrollment ID: O20040130000518

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. Kashif Tufail 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
Kashif Tufail, MD, FACP
100 N Academy Ave,
Danville, PA 17822-4903

Ph: (570) 271-6144
Kashif Tufail, MD, FACP
100 N Academy Ave,
Danville, PA 17822-2111

Ph: (570) 271-6439

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Francis Lim,
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Dr. Stanley Joseph Russin, M.D.
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Phone: 570-214-9585    
Dr. Farrukh Sarmad Badsha, M.D.
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Medicare: Accepting Medicare Assignments
Practice Location: 100 N Academy Ave, Danville, PA 17822
Phone: 570-214-9585    
Tatiana Parra,
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Medicare: Medicare Enrolled
Practice Location: 100 N Academy Ave, Danville, PA 17822
Phone: 570-271-6164    Fax: 570-271-6141
Dr. Paul Flavian Simonelli, MD, PH.D.
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Medicare: Accepting Medicare Assignments
Practice Location: 100 N Academy Ave, Mc 01-11, Danville, PA 17822
Phone: 570-271-6655    Fax: 570-214-3967
Dr. Taher M. Yahya, M.D.
Gastroenterology
Medicare: Medicare Enrolled
Practice Location: 100 N Academy Ave, Danville, PA 17822
Phone: 570-271-6393    Fax: 570-271-5623

Medicare Program: Medicare is a federal government program which provides health insurance to people who are 65 or older. This program also covers certain younger people with disabilities (who receive Social Security Disability Insurance - SSDI), and people with End-Stage Renal Disease (permanent kidney failure requiring dialysis or a transplant, sometimes called ESRD.

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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