ALEX K HARRIS PHD, PA-S NPI 1023296811

Physician Assistant in Lagrange, GA

NPI 1023296811 Individual Male Physician Assistant PECOS Enrolled Medicare Quality Reporting

About ALEX HARRIS

Alex Harris is a primary care provider established in Lagrange, Georgia and his medical specialization is physician assistant. The NPI number of Alex Harris is 1023296811 and was assigned on February 2008. The practitioner's primary taxonomy code is 363A00000X. The provider is registered as an individual and his NPI record was last updated 13 years ago.

A primary care provider (PCP) like Alex K Harris Phd, Pa-s sees people with common medical problems. The primary care provider might be a doctor, physician assistant, nurse practitioner or clinic that are usually involved in your long-term care. A PCP might provide preventive care, treat common medical conditions, identify urgent medical problems and refer you to specialists when necessary. Primary care is usually provided in an outpatient facility but if you are admitted to a hospital your PCP may assist in your care. The most common medical conditions seen by primary care providers are: hypertension, upper respiratory tract infections, depression or anxiety, back pain, arthritis, dermatitis, diabetes, urinary tract infections, etc

Alex Harris 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.

Alex Harris 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 an asp, implementation of formal quality improvement methods, practice changes, or other practice improvement processes, measurement and improvement at the practice and panel level and participation in an ahrq-listed patient safety organization.. The Quality Payment Program aims to improve population health, reduce costs and improve the care received by Medicare beneficiaries.

NPI

1023296811

Provider Name ALEX K HARRIS PHD, PA-S
Provider Location Address1551 DOCTORS DR LAGRANGE, GA 30240
Provider Mailing Address1551 DOCTORS DR LAGRANGE, GA 30240
GenderMale
NPI Entity TypeIndividual
Is Sole Proprietor?No
Is Organization Subpart?N/A
Enumeration Date02-05-2008
Last Update Date02-05-2008


Primary Taxonomy

Taxonomy Code363A00000X
ClassificationPhysician Assistant
TypePhysician Assistants & Advanced Practice Nursing Providers
Taxonomy DescriptionA physician assistant is a person who has successfully completed an accredited education program for physician assistant, is licensed by the state and is practicing within the scope of that license. Physician assistants are formally trained to perform many of the routine, time-consuming tasks a physician can do. In some states, they may prescribe medications. They take medical histories, perform physical exams, order lab tests and x-rays, and give inoculations. Most states require that they work under the supervision of a physician.

Business Address

ALEX K HARRIS PHD, PA-S
1551 DOCTORS DR
LAGRANGE, GA
ZIP 30240
Phone: (706) 884-2641
Fax: (706) 884-2353

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Mailing Address

ALEX K HARRIS PHD, PA-S
1551 DOCTORS DR
LAGRANGE, GA
ZIP 30240
Phone: (706) 884-2641
Fax: (706) 884-2353



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

Other Providers at the same location


The following 14 providers are registered at the same or nearby location.

NPI Name / Type Taxonomy Address
1023003282 MARIA ANN DANIEL NP
Individual
Nurse Practitioner1551 DOCTORS DR BUILDING 200
LAGRANGE, GA 30240
(706) 884-2641
1841285004SOUTHERN CARDIOPULMONARY ASSOCIATES PC
Organization
Specialist1551 DOCTORS DR BUILDING 200
LAGRANGE, GA 30240
(706) 884-2641
1639164411 JILL CRAIG GUY N.P.
Individual
Nurse Practitioner (Family)1551 DOCTORS DR
LAGRANGE, GA 30240
(706) 845-7711
1265427041GASTROENTEROLOGY CENTER OF WEST GEORGIA PC
Organization
Specialist1551 DOCTORS DR
LAGRANGE, GA 30240
(703) 684-5771
1558592089WEST GEORGIA MEDICAL CENTER INC
Organization
Internal Medicine (Interventional Cardiology)1551 DOCTORS DR BLDG 200
LAGRANGE, GA 30240
(706) 884-2641
1225408297 ERIN THOMPSON SPINKS
Individual
Nurse Practitioner (Family)1551 DOCTORS DR
LAGRANGE, GA 30240
(706) 845-7711
1922197045DR. CHAD M SISK D.O.
Individual
Internal Medicine (Gastroenterology)1551 DOCTORS DR
LAGRANGE, GA 30240
(706) 845-7711
1275766545MRS. BRANDY LEIGH YARBROUGH N.P.
Individual
Nurse Practitioner1551 DOCTORS DR
LAGRANGE, GA 30240
(706) 845-7711
1639164874 THOMAS B GORE M.D.
Individual
Internal Medicine (Cardiovascular Disease)1551 DOCTORS DR BUILDING 200
LAGRANGE, GA 30240
(706) 884-2641
1225298029DR. SALMAN SHIRAZHUSSEIN FIDAHUSSEIN M.D.
Individual
Internal Medicine (Critical Care Medicine)1551 DOCTORS DR
LAGRANGE, GA 30240
(706) 880-7222
1063407831DR. JOHN ROBERT COGGINS JR. M.D.
Individual
Internal Medicine (Gastroenterology)1551 DOCTORS DR
LAGRANGE, GA 30240
(706) 845-7711
1477548626 VIVIAN M HUTTON PA-C
Individual
Physician Assistant (Medical)1551 DOCTORS DR BUILDING 200
LAGRANGE, GA 30240
(706) 884-2641
1609286608 CAMERON BILBRO BODY M.D.
Individual
Internal Medicine (Gastroenterology)1551 DOCTORS DR
LAGRANGE, GA 30240
(706) 880-7311
1184890584DR. ARIYO OLUWOLE OLOBATOKE MD
Individual
Internal Medicine (Pulmonary Disease)1551 DOCTORS DR
LAGRANGE, GA 30240
(706) 880-7222

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
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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
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Last Update Date
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Primary Taxonomy Code
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Authorized Official Name
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