UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA IN BIRMINGHAM NPI 1154765568

General Acute Care Hospital (Children) in Birmingham, AL

NPI 1154765568 Organization General Acute Care Hospital Children CLIA Number 01D0690065 CLIA Certificate of Accreditation Hospital Overall Rating

About UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA IN BIRMINGHAM

University Of Alabama In Birmingham is a hospital serving the Birmingham, Alabama region. The facility is a general acute care hospital. The NPI number of this hospital is 1154765568 and was assigned on April 2013. The hospital's primary taxonomy code is 282NC2000X with license number 1-039065 (AL). The provider is registered as an organization and their NPI record was last updated 9 years ago. The authorized official of this NPI record is Towannah Thompson (Director Of Patient Accounting)

According to the Hospital Compare program data, University Of Alabama In Birmingham has a fair overall quality rating based on the hospital's performance on seven separate quality measures including: mortality, safety of care, readmissions, patient experience, effectiveness of care, timeliness of care and efficient use of medical imaging. These quality measures are combined in a weighted average to generate a star rating of 2 out of 5 stars for this provider. The hospital provides emergency services like acute medical care or trauma care.

The CLIA number of University Of Alabama In Birmingham is 01D0690065 registered as a "hospital" facility with a CLIA Certificate of Accreditation. This is a CLIA certificate is issued to University Of Alabama In Birmingham on the basis of the laboratory's accreditation by an accreditation organization approved by CMS. This type of certificate is issued to a laboratories tha perform nonwaived (moderate and/or high complexity) testing.

NPI

1154765568

Provider NameUNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA IN BIRMINGHAM
Provider Location Address619 S 19TH STREET BIRMINGHAM, AL 35234
Provider Mailing Address619 S 19TH STREET BIRMINGHAM, AL 35234
NPI Entity TypeOrganization
Is Sole Proprietor?N/A
Is Organization Subpart?No
Enumeration Date04-29-2013
Last Update Date04-29-2013


Primary Taxonomy

Taxonomy Code282NC2000X
ClassificationGeneral Acute Care Hospital
TypeHospitals
SpecializationChildren
License No.1-039065
License StateAL

Business Address

UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA IN BIRMINGHAM
619 S 19TH STREET
BIRMINGHAM, AL
ZIP 35234
Phone: (205) 934-3411

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Mailing Address

UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA IN BIRMINGHAM
619 S 19TH STREET
BIRMINGHAM, AL
ZIP 35234
Phone:



Authorized Official

Authorized Official Name TOWANNAH THOMPSON
Authorized Official TitleDIRECTOR OF PATIENT ACCOUNTING
Authorized Official Phone(205) 934-3411

Hospital Compare Information

Overall Quality Rating Overall Quality Rating
The overall rating is calculated by taking the weighted average of these group scores. If a hospital is missing a measure category or group, the weights are redistributed amongst the qualifying measure categories or groups.
- 2 out of 5 stars - A Fair
Hospital TypeAcute Care Hospitals - Government - State
Emergency Services Emergency Services
Shows if the hospital provides emergency services like acute medical care or trauma care.
Yes
Mortality7 - No cases met the criteria for this measure.
Safety of Care1 - Results are not available for this reporting period.
Readmission1
Patient Experience8 - The lower limit of the confidence interval cannot be calculated if the number of observed infections equals zero.
Effectiveness of Care4 - Results are based on a shorter time period than required.
Timeliness of Care1
Efficient use of Medical Imaging11 - There were discrepancies in the data collection process.

CLIA Information

The Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) of 1988 applies to facilities or sites that test human specimens for health assessment or to diagnose, prevent, or treat disease. The CLIA Program sets standards for clinical laboratory testing and issues certificates. The NPI / CLIA crosswalk information for the NPI number 1154765568 is:

CLIA Number01D0690065
Facility TypeHOSPITAL
Certificate TypeCertificate of Accreditation

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
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Primary Taxonomy Code
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Authorized Official Name
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