Michael Zlupko, MD - Medicare Critical Care (intensivists) in Altoona, PA

Michael Zlupko, MD is a medicare enrolled "Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Disease" physician in Altoona, Pennsylvania. He went to University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine and graduated in 2007 and has 13 years of diverse experience with area of expertise as Critical Care (intensivists). He is a member of the group practice Altoona Lung Specialists, Pittsburgh Critical Care Associates Inc, Tyrone Hospital and his current practice location is 800 Chestnut Ave, Altoona, Pennsylvania. You can reach out to his office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (814) 946-2846.

Michael Zlupko is licensed to practice in Pennsylvania (license number MD447263) 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 1114121647.

Contact Information

Michael Zlupko, MD
800 Chestnut Ave,
Altoona, PA 16601-4722
(814) 946-2846
(814) 946-1273

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Physician's Profile

Full NameMichael Zlupko
GenderMale
SpecialityCritical Care (intensivists)
Experience13 Years
Location800 Chestnut Ave, Altoona, 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:
  • Michael Zlupko attended and graduated from University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine in 2007
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1114121647
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 06/11/2007
  • Last Update Date: 03/13/2013
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 0547407272
  • Enrollment ID: I20130516000223

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for Michael Zlupko such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.
IdentifierTypeStateIssuer
1114121647NPI-NPPES

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
207RP1001XInternal Medicine - Pulmonary Disease MD447263 (Pennsylvania)Primary
390200000XStudent In An Organized Health Care Education/training Program 0116019509 (Virginia)Secondary

Hospital Affiliation

Hospital NameLocationType
Upmc AltoonaAltoona, PAAcute Care Hospital
Tyrone Regional Health NetworkTyrone, PACritical Access Hospital

Group Practice Association

Group Practice NameGroup PECOS PAC IDNo. of Members
Altoona Lung Specialists17593287844
Pittsburgh Critical Care Associates Inc115322314433
Tyrone Hospital418361988513

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. Michael Zlupko allows following entities to bill medicare on his behalf.
Entity NamePittsburgh Critical Care Associates Inc
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1497703680
PECOS PAC ID: 1153223144
Enrollment ID: O20040121000707
Entity NameUpmc Altoona
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1942385463
PECOS PAC ID: 8426962465
Enrollment ID: O20040406000979
Entity NameTyrone Hospital
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1659472447
PECOS PAC ID: 4183619885
Enrollment ID: O20040420000610
Entity NameAltoona Lung Specialists
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1457394835
PECOS PAC ID: 1759328784
Enrollment ID: O20050412000525

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. Michael Zlupko 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
Michael Zlupko, MD
800 Chestnut Ave,
Altoona, PA 16601-4722

Ph: (814) 946-2846
Michael Zlupko, MD
800 Chestnut Ave,
Altoona, PA 16601-4722

Ph: (814) 946-2846

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