Dr. Noel H Ballentine MD Internist

Dr. Noel Ballentine is an internist in Hershey, Pennsylvania and is affiliated with Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center. She received her medical degree from University of North Carolina School of Medicine and has been in practice for 35 years. Dr. Ballentine accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 30 doctors at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center who specialize in Internal Medicine.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Internist: Geriatric Medicine

Education & Medical Training

Penn State University
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1979–1982

University of North Carolina School of Medicine
Class of 1979

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Geriatric Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

PA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2012

Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2013

Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2014

Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2015

Physician Practice Connections Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2012

Physician Practice Connections Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2013

Physician Practice Connections Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2014

Physician Practice Connections Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2015

Publications & Presentations

Light therapy for seniors in long term care.
Royer, M., H Ballentine, N., Eslinger, P.J., Houser, K., Mistrick, R., Behr, R., Rakos, K.

Coding and documentation: Medicare severity diagnosis-related groups and present-on-admission documentation.
Ballentine, N.H.

Polypharmacy in the elderly: maximizing benefit, minimizing harm.
Ballentine, N.H.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Capital BC Keystone Health Plan Central HMO
  • Capital Blue Cross PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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