VALERIE AUDRA GRAU MD NPI 1013133735

Anesthesiology in Wichita, KS

NPI 1013133735 Individual Female Anesthesiology PECOS Enrolled Medicare Quality Reporting

About VALERIE GRAU

Valerie Grau is a provider established in Wichita, Kansas and her medical specialization is anesthesiology. The NPI number of Valerie Grau is 1013133735 and was assigned on April 2007. The practitioner's primary taxonomy code is 207L00000X with license number 6165 (KS). The provider is registered as an individual and her NPI record was last updated 14 years ago.

An anesthesiologist like Valerie Audra Grau Md manages the care of surgical patients and pain relief through drug administration that reduces or eliminates pain during an operation, medical procedure or during labor and delivery of babies. During surgical procedures anesthesiologists are responsible for adjusting the amount of anesthetic, monitoring the patient's heart rate, body temperature, blood pressure and breathing.

Valerie Grau 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.

Valerie Grau is a non-participating provider of Medicare. If you are a Medicare beneficiary this means the provider can charge up to 15% more than Medicare's approved amount for the cost of rendered services, in addition to your normal deductible and coinsurance costs. There are some states that restrict the limiting charge when you see non-participating provider. If you pay the full cost of your care up front, your non- participating provider should still submit a claim to Medicare. Afterward, you should receive reimbursement from Medicare for up 80% of the Medicare-approved amount for the services rendered.

The provider participated in Medicare's Quality Payment Program and the following quality measures were reported: implementation of formal quality improvement methods, practice changes, or other practice improvement processes, participation in an ahrq-listed patient safety organization., participation in joint commission evaluation initiative, pre-operative osa assessment, use of qcdr data for ongoing practice assessment and improvements and use of qcdr to promote standard practices, tools and processes in practice for improvement in care coordination. The Quality Payment Program aims to improve population health, reduce costs and improve the care received by Medicare beneficiaries.

NPI

1013133735

Provider Name VALERIE AUDRA GRAU MD
Provider Location Address1010 N KANSAS ST WICHITA, KS 67214
Provider Mailing Address1010 N KANSAS ST WICHITA, KS 67214
GenderFemale
NPI Entity TypeIndividual
Is Sole Proprietor?No
Is Organization Subpart?N/A
Enumeration Date04-18-2007
Last Update Date03-18-2008


Primary Taxonomy

Taxonomy Code207L00000X
ClassificationAnesthesiology
TypeAllopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
License No.6165
License StateKS
Taxonomy DescriptionAn anesthesiologist is trained to provide pain relief and maintenance, or restoration, of a stable condition during and immediately following an operation or an obstetric or diagnostic procedure. The anesthesiologist assesses the risk of the patient undergoing surgery and optimizes the patient's condition prior to, during and after surgery. In addition to these management responsibilities, the anesthesiologist provides medical management and consultation in pain management and critical care medicine. Anesthesiologists diagnose and treat acute, long-standing and cancer pain problems; diagnose and treat patients with critical illnesses or severe injuries; direct resuscitation in the care of patients with cardiac or respiratory emergencies, including the need for artificial ventilation; and supervise post-anesthesia recovery.

Business Address

VALERIE AUDRA GRAU MD
1010 N KANSAS ST
WICHITA, KS
ZIP 67214
Phone: (316) 268-5000

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Mailing Address

VALERIE AUDRA GRAU MD
1010 N KANSAS ST
WICHITA, KS
ZIP 67214
Phone:



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.
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

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
Pre-operative OSA assessment 99% 136
Percentage of patients who undergo a surgical procedure in the operating room/procedure room that have a pre-operative assessment for Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA)

Other Providers at the same location


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

NPI Name / Type Taxonomy Address
1770557894 BRENDA A ISSA M.D.
Individual
Pediatrics1010 N KANSAS ST
WICHITA, KS 67214
(316) 293-2631
1093780579 RICKEY D KELLERMAN M.D.
Individual
Family Medicine1010 N KANSAS ST
WICHITA, KS 67214
(316) 293-2620
1619942190 DOUGLAS C WOOLLEY M. D.
Individual
Family Medicine1010 N KANSAS ST
WICHITA, KS 67214
(316) 293-2620
1548235039 LINDA S KENDRICK PA-C
Individual
Internal Medicine1010 N KANSAS ST
WICHITA, KS 67214
(316) 293-2620
1659346070 SARAH C JOHNSTON M.D.
Individual
Internal Medicine1010 N KANSAS ST
WICHITA, KS 67214
(316) 293-2620
1629043021 ANNE D WALLING M.D
Individual
Family Medicine1010 N KANSAS ST
WICHITA, KS 67214
(316) 293-2620
1346215530 JOHN N DORSCH M.D.
Individual
Family Medicine1010 N KANSAS ST
WICHITA, KS 67214
(316) 293-2620
1285600460 WILLIAM H PEERY M.D.
Individual
Internal Medicine1010 N KANSAS ST
WICHITA, KS 67214
(316) 293-2620
1275596231 L CHRISTINE FAULK MD
Individual
Hospitalist1010 N KANSAS ST
WICHITA, KS 67214
(316) 293-2650
1548226301 MARGARET F LOWELL ARNP
Individual
Internal Medicine1010 N KANSAS ST
WICHITA, KS 67214
(316) 293-2620
1508822859 DONALD L VINE MD
Individual
Internal Medicine1010 N KANSAS ST
WICHITA, KS 67214
(316) 293-2620
1275629537 H. DAVID WILSON MD
Individual
Pediatrics1010 N KANSAS ST
WICHITA, KS 67214
(316) 293-2600
1740406065 SOUNIDA DOUANGPRASEUTH MD
Individual
Anesthesiology1010 N KANSAS ST
WICHITA, KS 67214
(316) 268-5000
1730305061MRS. STEPHANIE MARIE DREILING-WHALEY MD
Individual
Anesthesiology1010 N KANSAS ST
WICHITA, KS 67214
(316) 268-5000
1528284361 TYLER THOMAS ANDREWS MD
Individual
Radiology (Diagnostic Radiology)1010 N KANSAS ST
WICHITA, KS 67214
(316) 962-3030
1083830715 DAVID ALLEN HANLEY MD
Individual
Anesthesiology1010 N KANSAS ST
WICHITA, KS 67214
(316) 268-5000
1740406446 DANIEL JAMES GILLESPIE MD
Individual
Radiology (Diagnostic Radiology)1010 N KANSAS ST
WICHITA, KS 67214
(316) 293-2665
1396962874 JENNIFER SHEPERD CROSSE MD
Individual
Pediatrics1010 N KANSAS ST
WICHITA, KS 67214
(316) 962-3030
1508083775 KIMBERLY HAMBLIN BABIASH MD
Individual
Anesthesiology1010 N KANSAS ST
WICHITA, KS 67214
(316) 268-5000
1992926919 ZACHARY JASON O'CONNOR MD
Individual
Surgery1010 N KANSAS ST
WICHITA, KS 67214
(316) 268-5000

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

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