STEPHEN JAMES BRAND MD NPI 1003037300

Specialist in Danvers, MA

NPI 1003037300 Individual Male Years of Experience 48 Specialist PECOS Enrolled Accepts Medicare Approved Payment Medicare Quality Reporting

About STEPHEN BRAND

Stephen Brand is a provider established in Danvers, Massachusetts and his medical specialization is specialist with more than 48 years of experience. The NPI number of Stephen Brand is 1003037300 and was assigned on May 2007. The practitioner's primary taxonomy code is 174400000X with license number 72529 (MA). The provider is registered as an individual and his NPI record was last updated 6 years ago.

Stephen Brand 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

Stephen Brand 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.

The provider participated in Medicare's Quality Payment Program and the following quality measures were reported: engagement of new medicaid patients and follow-up, e-prescribing exclusion, health information exchange exclusion, implementation of use of specialist reports back to referring clinician or group to close referral loop, onc direct review attestation, onc-acb surveillance attestation (optional), 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, provide patient access, secure messaging, security risk analysis, tobacco use and urinary incontinence: assessment of presence or absence of urinary incontinence in women aged 65 years and older. The Quality Payment Program aims to improve population health, reduce costs and improve the care received by Medicare beneficiaries.

NPI

1003037300

Provider Name STEPHEN JAMES BRAND MD
Provider Location Address3 ELECTRONICS AVE 201 DANVERS, MA 01923
Provider Mailing Address3 ELECTRONICS AVE 201 DANVERS, MA 01923
GenderMale
NPI Entity TypeIndividual
Medical School NameOTHER
Graduation Year1974
Is Sole Proprietor?No
Is Organization Subpart?N/A
Enumeration Date05-02-2007
Last Update Date11-03-2015


Primary Taxonomy

Taxonomy Code174400000X
ClassificationSpecialist
TypeOther Service Providers
License No.72529
License StateMA
Taxonomy DescriptionAn individual educated and trained in an applied knowledge discipline used in the performance of work at a level requiring knowledge and skills beyond or apart from that provided by a general education or liberal arts degree.

Business Address

STEPHEN JAMES BRAND MD
3 ELECTRONICS AVE 201
DANVERS, MA
ZIP 01923
Phone: (978) 750-0300
Fax: (978) 279-1324

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Mailing Address

STEPHEN JAMES BRAND MD
3 ELECTRONICS AVE 201
DANVERS, MA
ZIP 01923
Phone: (978) 750-0300
Fax: (978) 279-1324



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 ID8426155367
PECOS Enrollment IDI20121214000269, I20130507000081, I20130603000507, I20151209000649
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.

  • 277X-ray of chest, 1 view, front (HCPCS:71010)

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
Patient-Specific Education 100% 262
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 98% 919
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 99% 1037
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
Provide Patient Access 87% 262
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 9% 262
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.
Urinary Incontinence: Assessment of Presence or Absence of Urinary Incontinence in Women Aged 65 Years and Older 100% 448
Percentage of female patients aged 65 years and older who were assessed for the presence or absence of urinary incontinence within 12 months

NPI Footnotes

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
The location address of the provider being identified. For providers with more than one physical location, this is the primary location. This address cannot include a Post Office box.

Provider Mailing Address
The mailing address of the provider being identified. This address may contain the same information as the provider location address.

Entity Type Code
The code describing the type of health care provider that is being assigned an NPI.
The entity type codes are:
1 = Person: individual human being who furnishes health care;
2 = Non-person: entity other than an individual human being that furnishes health care (Examples: hospital, SNF, hospital subunit, pharmacy, or HMO)

What is a Subpart?
Subparts are the components and separate physical locations of organization health care providers. Subpart examples include:
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.

Provider Other Organization Name
The other organization name is the alternative last name by which the provider is or has been known (if an individual) or other name by which the organization provider is or has been known. The code identifying the type of other name. The provider other organization name codes are:
1 = former name;
2 = professional name;
3 = doing business as (d/b/ a) name;
4 = former legal business name; :
5 = other.

Provider Enumeration Date
The date the provider was assigned a unique identifier (assigned an NPI).

Last Update Date
The date that a NPI record was last updated or changed.

Primary Taxonomy Code
The primary taxonomy code defines the provider type, classification, and specialization. There could be only one primary taxonomy code per NPI record. For individual NPIs the license data is associated to the taxonomy code.

Authorized Official Name
The name of the person authorized to submit the NPI application or to officially change data for a health care provider.