Padma Venkatraman, MD - Medicare Internal Medicine in Ashland, KY

Padma Venkatraman, MD is a medicare enrolled "Hospitalist" physician in Ashland, Kentucky. She graduated from medical school in 2005 and has 15 years of diverse experience with area of expertise as Internal Medicine. She is a member of the group practice Johns Hopkins Community Physicians and her current practice location is 101 Ashland Dr, Ashland, Kentucky. You can reach out to her office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (606) 324-1996.

Padma Venkatraman is licensed to practice in Maryland (license number D81814) 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 1003077785.

Contact Information

Padma Venkatraman, MD
101 Ashland Dr,
Ashland, KY 41101-7001
(606) 324-1996
(606) 833-2430

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Physician's Profile

Full NamePadma Venkatraman
SpecialityInternal Medicine
Experience15 Years
Location101 Ashland Dr, Ashland, Kentucky
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:
  • Padma Venkatraman graduated from medical school in 2005
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1003077785
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 06/24/2008
  • Last Update Date: 08/17/2017
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 4880864545
  • Enrollment ID: I20161228001966

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for Padma Venkatraman such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
207R00000XInternal Medicine 44239 (Kentucky)Secondary
208M00000XHospitalist D81814 (Maryland)Primary

Hospital Affiliation

Hospital NameLocationType
Howard County General HospitalColumbia, MDAcute Care Hospital

Group Practice Association

Group Practice NameGroup PECOS PAC IDNo. of Members
Johns Hopkins Community Physicians8325943707470

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. Padma Venkatraman allows following entities to bill medicare on her behalf.
Entity NameJohns Hopkins Community Physicians
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1578598868
PECOS PAC ID: 8325943707
Enrollment ID: O20031220000065
Entity NameNorthwest Hospital Center Inc
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1508961988
PECOS PAC ID: 6204739352
Enrollment ID: O20040128000328

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. Padma Venkatraman 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
Padma Venkatraman, MD
10513 Laurel Ridge Rd,
Ashland, KY 41102-8610

Ph: (646) 943-3411
Padma Venkatraman, MD
101 Ashland Dr,
Ashland, KY 41101-7001

Ph: (606) 324-1996

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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.

NPI Number: The National Provider Identifier (NPI) is a unique identification number for covered health care providers. The NPI must be used in lieu of legacy provider identifiers in the HIPAA standards transactions. Covered health care providers and all health plans and health care clearinghouses must use the NPIs in the administrative and financial transactions adopted under HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act).

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