DR. AUSTIN WAYNE LEHR DO NPI 1003029430

Surgery in Overland Park, KS

NPI 1003029430 Individual Male Years of Experience 19 Surgery PECOS Enrolled Accepts Medicare Approved Payment Medicare Quality Reporting

About AUSTIN LEHR

Austin Lehr is a provider established in Overland Park, Kansas and his medical specialization is surgery with more than 19 years of experience. The NPI number of Austin Lehr is 1003029430 and was assigned on May 2007. The practitioner's primary taxonomy code is 208600000X with license number 0536771 (KS). The provider is registered as an individual and his NPI record was last updated 7 years ago.

A surgeon like Dr. Austin Wayne Lehr Do treats injuries, diseases, and deformities through surgical operations. A surgeon could correct physical deformities, repair bone and tissue, or perform preventive or elective surgeries. Surgeons also examine patients, perform and interpret diagnostic tests, and provide counsel on preventive healthcare.

Austin Lehr is enrolled in PECOS and is eligible to order or refer healthcare services for Medicare patients. The provider is eligible to order or refer: Part B Clinical Laboratory and Imaging, Durable Medical Equipment (DME), a Home Health Agency (HHA) and Power Mobility Devices

Austin Lehr is registered with Medicare and accepts claims assignment, this means the provider accepts Medicare's approved amount for the cost of rendered services as full payment. Participating providers may not charge Medicare beneficiaries more than Medicare's approved amount for their services. Medicare beneficiaries still have to pay a coinsurance or copayment amount for a visit or service. According to Medicare claims data he has hospital affiliations with Belton Regional Medical Center, Research Medical Center, Menorah Medical Center and Lee's Summit Medical Center.

The provider participated in Medicare's Quality Payment Program and the following quality measures were reported: cervical cancer screening, closing the referral loop: receipt of specialist report, e-prescribing, falls: screening for future fall risk, health information exchange, implementation of fall screening and assessment programs, implementation of medication management practice improvements, implementation of use of specialist reports back to referring clinician or group to close referral loop, medication reconciliation, onc direct review attestation, patient-specific education, pi bonus for submission of eligible improvement activities using cehrt, pneumococcal vaccination status for older adults, preventive care and screening: body mass index (bmi) screening and follow-up plan, preventive care and screening: influenza immunization, preventive care and screening: screening for depression and follow-up plan, preventive care and screening: tobacco use: screening and cessation intervention, preventive care and screening: tobacco use: screening and cessation intervention, preventive care and screening: tobacco use: screening and cessation intervention, provide patient access, secure messaging, security risk analysis, use of decision support and standardized treatment protocols, use of high-risk medications in the elderly, use of high-risk medications in the elderly and view, download, or transmit (vdt). The Quality Payment Program aims to improve population health, reduce costs and improve the care received by Medicare beneficiaries.

NPI

1003029430

Provider NameDR. AUSTIN WAYNE LEHR DO
Provider Location Address10730 NALL AVE STE 101 OVERLAND PARK, KS 66211
Provider Mailing Address10730 NALL AVE STE 101 OVERLAND PARK, KS 66211
GenderMale
NPI Entity TypeIndividual
Medical School NameOTHER
Graduation Year2003
Is Sole Proprietor?No
Is Organization Subpart?N/A
Enumeration Date05-08-2007
Last Update Date02-20-2015


Primary Taxonomy

Taxonomy Code208600000X
ClassificationSurgery
TypeAllopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
License No.0536771
License StateKS
Taxonomy DescriptionA general surgeon has expertise related to the diagnosis - preoperative, operative and postoperative management - and management of complications of surgical conditions in the following areas: alimentary tract; abdomen; breast, skin and soft tissue; endocrine system; head and neck surgery; pediatric surgery; surgical critical care; surgical oncology; trauma and burns; and vascular surgery. General surgeons increasingly provide care through the use of minimally invasive and endoscopic techniques. Many general surgeons also possess expertise in transplantation surgery, plastic surgery and cardiothoracic surgery.

Business Address

DR. AUSTIN WAYNE LEHR DO
10730 NALL AVE
STE 101
OVERLAND PARK, KS
ZIP 66211
Phone: (913) 754-2800
Fax: (913) 754-2899

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Mailing Address

DR. AUSTIN WAYNE LEHR DO
10730 NALL AVE
STE 101
OVERLAND PARK, KS
ZIP 66211
Phone: (913) 754-2800
Fax: (913) 754-2899



Medicare Participation

Registered in PECOS? Yes What is PECOS?
PECOS is the Medicare Provider, Enrollment, Chain and Ownership System. PECOS is Medicare's enrollment and revalidation system and it is the primary source of information about verified Medicare professionals. A NPI number is necessary to register in PECOS. Providers must enroll in PECOS to avoid denied claims.
PECOS PAC ID6507931904
PECOS Enrollment IDI20080820000147, I20150204001493
Accepts Medicare Assignment? Yes "What does it mean "accepts medicare assignment"?
When a provider accepts Medicare assignment, the provider agrees to be paid directly by Medicare and to accept the payment amount approved by Medicare. Additionally, the provider agrees to not bill patients for more than the Medicare deductible and coinsurance amounts.
A provider who doesn't accept assignment may charge you up to 15% over the Medicare-approved amount. This is known as the limiting charge. You may have to pay this amount, or it may be covered by another insurer.
Eligible order / refer Part B Clinical Laboratory and ImagingYes
Eligible order / refer Durable Medical EquipmentYes
Eligible order / refer Home Health Agency (HHA)Yes
Eligible order / refer Power Mobility DevicesYes

Clinician Utilization

The following Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) codes were publicly reported as the top services rendered by this provider under the Medicare program for the year 2017. The reported codes are based on the top 5 codes for each available Medicare specialty, excluding evaluation and management codes.

  • 24Removal of gallbladder using an endoscope (HCPCS:47562)
  • 12Fluoroscopic guidance for insertion, replacement or removal of central venous access device (HCPCS:77001)
  • 12Insertion of central venous catheter and implanted device for infusion beneath the skin, patient 5 years or older (HCPCS:36561)

Quality Reporting

The following quality measures meets Medicare's statistical reporting standards for the year 2018. Not all providers report the same information, because not all providers give the same services to patients. The quality information is just a snapshot of some the care providers give to their patients. Reporting more or less information is not a reflection of quality.

Quality Measure Performance Rate Number of Patients
Cervical Cancer Screening 26% 210
Percentage of women 21-64 years of age who were screened for cervical cancer using either of the following criteria: - Women age 21-64 who had cervical cytology performed every 3 years - Women age 30-64 who had cervical cytology/human papillomavirus (HPV) co-testing performed every 5 years
Closing the Referral Loop: Receipt of Specialist Report 40% 57
Percentage of patients with referrals, regardless of age, for which the referring provider receives a report from the provider to whom the patient was referred
e-Prescribing 91% 89
At least one permissible prescription written by the MIPS eligible clinician is queried for a drug formulary and transmitted electronically using certified EHR technology.
Falls: Screening for Future Fall Risk 97% 119
Percentage of patients 65 years of age and older who were screened for future fall risk during the measurement period
Health Information Exchange 61% 74
The MIPS eligible clinician that transitions or refers their patient to another setting of care or health care clinician (1) uses CEHRT to create a summary of care record; and (2) electronically transmits such summary to a receiving health care clinician for at least one transition of care or referral.
Medication Reconciliation 99% 440
The MIPS eligible clinician performs medication reconciliation for at least one transition of care in which the patient is transitioned into the care of the MIPS eligible clinician.
Patient-Specific Education 98% 655
The MIPS eligible clinician must use clinically relevant information from CEHRT to identify patient-specific educational resources and provide access to those materials to at least one unique patient seen by the MIPS eligible clinician.
Pneumococcal Vaccination Status for Older Adults 75% 126
Percentage of patients 65 years of age and older who have ever received a pneumococcal vaccine
Preventive Care and Screening: Body Mass Index (BMI) Screening and Follow-Up Plan 77% 529
Percentage of patients aged 18 years and older with a BMI documented during the current encounter or during the previous twelve months AND with a BMI outside of normal parameters, a follow-up plan is documented during the encounter or during the previous twelve months of the current encounter Normal Parameters: Age 18 years and older BMI >= 18.5 and < 25 kg/m2
Preventive Care and Screening: Influenza Immunization 64% 263
Percentage of patients aged 6 months and older seen for a visit between October 1 and March 31 who received an influenza immunization OR who reported previous receipt of an influenza immunization
Preventive Care and Screening: Screening for Depression and Follow-Up Plan 22% 475
Percentage of patients aged 12 years and older screened for depression on the date of the encounter using an age appropriate standardized depression screening tool AND if positive, a follow-up plan is documented on the date of the positive screen
Preventive Care and Screening: Tobacco Use: Screening and Cessation Intervention 96% 28
Percentage of patients aged 18 years and older who were screened for tobacco use one or more times within 24 months AND who received tobacco cessation intervention if identified as a tobacco user
Preventive Care and Screening: Tobacco Use: Screening and Cessation Intervention 100% 94
Percentage of patients aged 18 years and older who were screened for tobacco use one or more times within 24 months AND who received tobacco cessation intervention if identified as a tobacco user
Preventive Care and Screening: Tobacco Use: Screening and Cessation Intervention 100% 94
Percentage of patients aged 18 years and older who were screened for tobacco use one or more times within 24 months AND who received tobacco cessation intervention if identified as a tobacco user
Provide Patient Access 100% 655
At least one patient seen by the MIPS eligible clinician during the performance period is provided timely access to view online, download, and transmit to a third party their health information subject to the MIPS eligible clinician's discretion to withhold certain information.
Secure Messaging 19% 655
For at least one unique patient seen by the MIPS eligible clinician during the performance period, a secure message was sent using the electronic messaging function of CEHRT to the patient (or the patient-authorized representative), or in response to a secure message sent by the patient (or the patient-authorized representative) during the performance period.
Use of High-Risk Medications in the Elderly 0% "Inverse Quality Measure"
This is an inverse quality measure, a lower rate means the provider is rated better.
118
Percentage of patients 65 years of age and older who were ordered high-risk medications. Two rates are submitted. 1) Percentage of patients who were ordered at least one high-risk medication. 2) Percentage of patients who were ordered at least two of the same high-risk medication
Use of High-Risk Medications in the Elderly 0% "Inverse Quality Measure"
This is an inverse quality measure, a lower rate means the provider is rated better.
118
Percentage of patients 65 years of age and older who were ordered high-risk medications. Two rates are submitted. 1) Percentage of patients who were ordered at least one high-risk medication. 2) Percentage of patients who were ordered at least two of the same high-risk medication
View, Download, or Transmit (VDT) 18% 655
At least one patient seen by the MIPS eligible clinician during the performance period (or patient-authorized representative) views, downloads or transmits their health information to a third party during the performance period.

Hospital Affiliations

Medicare hospital affiliation is identified through self-reporting data, inpatient, outpatient, physician and ancillary service claims linked by the Medicare claims NPI number and place of service code. Additionally, to further determine provider hospital affiliation the clinician must have provided services to at least three patients on three different dates in the last 12 months. Austin Lehr is affiliated with the following medical facilities:

Hospital Name Address Phone Hospital Type CMS Certification Number (CCN) Overall Rating
BELTON REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER17065 S 71 HIGHWAY
BELTON, MO 64012
(816) 348-1236Acute Care Hospitals260214
RESEARCH MEDICAL CENTER2316 E MEYER BLVD
KANSAS CITY, MO 64132
(816) 276-4000Acute Care Hospitals260027
MENORAH MEDICAL CENTER5721 WEST 119TH STREET
OVERLAND PARK, KS 66209
(913) 498-6773Acute Care Hospitals170182
LEE'S SUMMIT MEDICAL CENTER2100 SE BLUE PARKWAY
LEES SUMMIT, MO 64063
(816) 282-5000Acute Care Hospitals260190

Secondary Taxonomies


The secondary taxonomy codes define the provider type, classification, and specialization. For individual NPIs the license data is associated to each taxonomy code.

No. Taxonomy Code Type Classification Specialization License No. State Primary
1208600000XAllopathic & Osteopathic PhysiciansSurgery34.008845OHNo

Taxonomy Description: a general surgeon has expertise related to the diagnosis - preoperative, operative and postoperative management - and management of complications of surgical conditions in the following areas: alimentary tract; abdomen; breast, skin and soft tissue; endocrine system; head and neck surgery; pediatric surgery; surgical critical care; surgical oncology; trauma and burns; and vascular surgery. General surgeons increasingly provide care through the use of minimally invasive and endoscopic techniques. Many general surgeons also possess expertise in transplantation surgery, plastic surgery and cardiothoracic surgery.

2208600000XAllopathic & Osteopathic PhysiciansSurgery2008004469MONo

Taxonomy Description: a general surgeon has expertise related to the diagnosis - preoperative, operative and postoperative management - and management of complications of surgical conditions in the following areas: alimentary tract; abdomen; breast, skin and soft tissue; endocrine system; head and neck surgery; pediatric surgery; surgical critical care; surgical oncology; trauma and burns; and vascular surgery. General surgeons increasingly provide care through the use of minimally invasive and endoscopic techniques. Many general surgeons also possess expertise in transplantation surgery, plastic surgery and cardiothoracic surgery.

Other Providers at the same location


The following 20 providers are registered at the same or nearby location.

NPI Name / Type Taxonomy Address
1407851066DR. BRIAN L MCCROSKEY M.D.
Individual
Surgery10730 NALL AVE STE 101
OVERLAND PARK, KS 66211
(913) 754-2800
1225033889DR. JEFFREY W CAMERON M.D.
Individual
Surgery10730 NALL AVE SUITE 101
OVERLAND PARK, KS 66211
(913) 754-2800
1770588345DR. EDWARD F HIGGINS JR. M.D.
Individual
Surgery (Vascular Surgery)10730 NALL AVE SUITE 101
OVERLAND PARK, KS 66211
(913) 754-2800
1992778526KANSAS CITY GENERAL AND VASCULAR SURGEONS, P.A.
Organization
Surgery10730 NALL AVE
OVERLAND PARK, KS 66211
(913) 754-2800
1487616405DR. SHAHEEN AHMED M.D.
Individual
Pathology (Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology)10730 NALL AVE SUITE #102
OVERLAND, KS 66211
(913) 341-6297
1881645018 NELDA L. EBERS CRNA
Individual
Nurse Anesthetist, Certified Registered10730 NALL AVE 100
OVERLAND PARK, KS 66211
(816) 763-5446
1134167844ADVANCED SPINE & ORTHOPAEDIC SPECIALISTS, PA
Organization
Orthopaedic Surgery10730 NALL AVE SUITE 200
OVERLAND PARK, KS 66211
(913) 649-7300
1619911096DR. STACEY ANNE CARTER-SAND PH.D.
Individual
Psychologist (Clinical)10730 NALL AVE
OVERLAND PARK, KS 66211
(913) 383-8977
1033229570 MARY JULIAN PHILLIPS P.T.
Individual
Physical Therapist10730 NALL AVE SUITE 203
OVERLAND PARK, KS 66211
(913) 383-8977
1669696720 MOLLY ANN ASH DPT
Individual
Physical Therapist10730 NALL AVE STE 200
OVERLAND PARK, KS 66211
(913) 754-7344
1194914713LAWRENCE M HOUSTON , MD CHARTERED
Organization
Family Medicine10730 NALL AVE SUITE 100
OVERLAND PARK, KS 66211
(913) 383-0711
1295968865KANSAS CITY VASCULAR & GENERAL SURGERY GROUP LLC
Organization
Surgery (Vascular Surgery)10730 NALL AVE SUITE 101
OVERLAND PARK, KS 66211
(913) 754-2800
1619291812KANSAS CITY VASCULAR & GENERAL SURGERY GROUP LLC
Organization
Surgery (Vascular Surgery)10730 NALL AVE SUITE 101
OVERLAND PARK, KS 66211
(913) 754-2800
1275830754 TANIA PITTEL NP
Individual
Nurse Practitioner (Family)10730 NALL AVE SUITE 101
OVERLAND PARK, KS 66211
(913) 754-2800
1821365354 ERICA LATHON
Individual
Nurse Practitioner10730 NALL AVE SUITE 101
OVERLAND PARK, KS 66211
(913) 754-2800
1174867998MR. MATTHEW BLAIR WAY LAT,ATC
Individual
Specialist/Technologist (Athletic Trainer)10730 NALL AVE SUITE 200
OVERLAND PARK, KS 66211
(913) 945-9829
1063758191PHYSICIANS REFERENCE LABORATORY LLC
Organization
Pathology (Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology)10730 NALL AVE STE 100
OVERLAND PARK, KS 66211
(913) 338-4070
1154372670 DAVID M SMITH M.D.
Individual
Family Medicine (Adult Medicine)10730 NALL AVE STE. 200
OVERLAND PARK, KS 66211
(913) 945-9800
1598938193DR. MEGAN LOUISE GARCIA
Individual
Surgery10730 NALL AVE
OVERLAND PARK, KS 66211
(913) 754-2800
1225435464MR. RYAN SLOOP MS, ATC, LAT
Individual
Specialist/Technologist (Athletic Trainer)10730 NALL AVE SUITE 200
OVERLAND PARK, KS 66211
(913) 993-7800

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What is the National Provider Indentifier (NPI)?
The NPI is 10-position all-numeric identification number assigned by the NPPES to uniquely identify a health care provider.

Provider Location Address
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1 = Person: individual human being who furnishes health care;
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What is a Subpart?
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Hospital components include outpatient departments, surgical centers, psychiatric units, and laboratories. These components are often separately licensed or certified by States and may exist at physical locations other than that of the hospital of which they are a component.

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1 = former name;
2 = professional name;
3 = doing business as (d/b/ a) name;
4 = former legal business name; :
5 = other.

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Primary Taxonomy Code
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