Columbia Internal Medicine
We are having some technical issues with our appointment scheduler, please make sure "NOT" to make an appointment between 12:00pm-1:00pm. This is when the office is closed for lunch. Thank you
MUST CALL OFFICE FOR NEW PATIENT APPOINTMENTS
Registration form: Download from our website doctorpadma.com or get it from our office
Please arrive 10
Bring your Insurance Card
If you have a life threatening emergency, call 911. For all other situations call our office. During after hours, please listen to the message on the machine for the on-call number.
Appointments can be scheduled from our website doctorpadma.com, calling our office or via secure e-mail.
Please arrive 5 minutes prior to your appointment time.
If you cannot keep your appointment please provide 24 hr notice. Failure to do so may be subject to a surcharge.
Please have the following ready whenever you come in:
Make a list of any questions you have about your health.
Make a list of other health care providers you have visited since the last visit. Jot down their contact information and the reason why you visited them.
Bring all of your medications in their original containers. Be sure to include prescription, over-the counter, natural, and herbal medications and dietary supplements.
Changes in Address, Phone number or Insurance.
At your visit we will review
Complete medical history or any updates to your medical history.
Your care plan and self-care management goals.
All refills until next appointment will be provided. We would like to avoid phone calls to refill medications in between office visits.
Your visits to Hospital, ER and Urgent care
Call us about such visits asap to get their reports and coordinate further care.
Patients without insurance can be seen on self payment basis. Charges will depend on the services rendered. Ask our receptionist if you have any questions.
Balances are to be paid in a timely manner. We can set up a payment plan on request.
Billing Questions? Please call 518-391-2889. .
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