POONAMINDER KAUR MD NPI 1194829135

Family Medicine in Evans, GA

NPI 1194829135 Individual Female Years of Experience 28 Family Medicine PECOS Enrolled Accepts Medicare Approved Payment Medicare Quality Reporting

About POONAMINDER KAUR

Poonaminder Kaur is a primary care provider established in Evans, Georgia and her medical specialization is family medicine with more than 28 years of experience. The NPI number of Poonaminder Kaur is 1194829135 and was assigned on September 2006. The practitioner's primary taxonomy code is 207Q00000X with license number 72632 (GA). The provider is registered as an individual and her NPI record was last updated August 2021.

A primary care provider (PCP) like Poonaminder Kaur Md 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

Poonaminder Kaur 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

Poonaminder Kaur 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 she has hospital affiliations with Doctors Hospital.

The provider participated in Medicare's Quality Payment Program and the following quality measures were reported: chronic care and preventative care management for empaneled patients, depression utilization of the phq-9 tool, depression utilization of the phq-9 tool, depression utilization of the phq-9 tool, documentation of current medications in the medical record, e-prescribing, health information exchange, immunization registry reporting, immunization registry reporting for multiple registry engagement, medication reconciliation, 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 24/7 access to mips eligible clinicians or groups who have real-time access to patient's medical record, provide patient access, secure messaging, security risk analysis, tcpi participation, use of certified ehr to capture patient reported outcomes 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

1194829135

Provider Name POONAMINDER KAUR MD
Provider Location Address363 N BELAIR RD EVANS, GA 30809
Provider Mailing AddressPO BOX 2510 EVANS, GA 30809
GenderFemale
NPI Entity TypeIndividual
Medical School NameOTHER
Graduation Year1994
Is Sole Proprietor?No
Is Organization Subpart?N/A
Enumeration Date09-11-2006
Last Update Date08-12-2021


Primary Taxonomy

Taxonomy Code207Q00000X
ClassificationFamily Medicine
TypeAllopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
License No.72632
License StateGA
Taxonomy DescriptionFamily Medicine is the medical specialty which is concerned with the total health care of the individual and the family. It is the specialty in breadth which integrates the biological, clinical, and behavioral sciences. The scope of family medicine is not limited by age, sex, organ system, or disease entity.

Business Address

POONAMINDER KAUR MD
363 N BELAIR RD
EVANS, GA
ZIP 30809
Phone: (066) 507-5637
Fax: (706) 650-0512

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Mailing Address

POONAMINDER KAUR MD
PO BOX 2510
EVANS, GA
ZIP 30809
Phone: (706) 922-8251
Fax: (706) 922-6695



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 ID7214009679
PECOS Enrollment IDI20141125001838
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.

  • 102Insertion of needle into vein for collection of blood sample (HCPCS:36415)
  • 55Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, platelets), automated test (HCPCS:85025)
  • 39Administration of influenza virus vaccine (HCPCS:G0008)
  • 24Hemoglobin A1C level (HCPCS:83036)
  • 20Annual wellness visit, includes a personalized prevention plan of service (pps), subsequent visit (HCPCS:G0439)
  • 18Automated urinalysis test (HCPCS:81003)

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
Depression Utilization of the PHQ-9 Tool 25% 60
The percentage of patients age 18 and older with the diagnosis of major depression or dysthymia who have a completed PHQ-9 during each applicable 4 month period in which there was a qualifying visit
Depression Utilization of the PHQ-9 Tool 18% 61
The percentage of patients age 18 and older with the diagnosis of major depression or dysthymia who have a completed PHQ-9 during each applicable 4 month period in which there was a qualifying visit
Depression Utilization of the PHQ-9 Tool 18% 76
The percentage of patients age 18 and older with the diagnosis of major depression or dysthymia who have a completed PHQ-9 during each applicable 4 month period in which there was a qualifying visit
Documentation of Current Medications in the Medical Record 99% 3706
Percentage of visits for patients aged 18 years and older for which the eligible professional or eligible clinician attests to documenting a list of current medications using all immediate resources available on the date of the encounter. This list must include ALL known prescriptions, over-the-counters, herbals, and vitamin/mineral/dietary (nutritional) supplements AND must contain the medications' name, dosage, frequency and route of administration
e-Prescribing 96% 8591
At least one permissible prescription written by the MIPS eligible clinician is queried for a drug formulary and transmitted electronically using certified EHR technology.
Health Information Exchange 19% 879
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% 880
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 4% 1799
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 63% 272
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 40% 1655
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 26% 1799
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 77% 1799
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.
View, Download, or Transmit (VDT) 26% 1799
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. Poonaminder Kaur is affiliated with the following medical facilities:

Hospital Name Address Phone Hospital Type CMS Certification Number (CCN) Overall Rating
DOCTORS HOSPITAL3651 WHEELER ROAD
AUGUSTA, GA 30909
(706) 651-6008Acute Care Hospitals110177

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
1174400000XOther Service ProvidersSpecialistLL28052SCNo

Taxonomy Description: an 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.

2207Q00000XAllopathic & Osteopathic PhysiciansFamily Medicine28052SCNo

Taxonomy Description: family Medicine is the medical specialty which is concerned with the total health care of the individual and the family. It is the specialty in breadth which integrates the biological, clinical, and behavioral sciences. The scope of family medicine is not limited by age, sex, organ system, or disease entity.

Additional Identifiers


Additional identifier(s) currently or formerly used as an identifier for the provider. The codes may include UPIN, NSC, OSCAR, DEA, Medicaid State or PIN identification numbers.

Identifier Type / Code Identifier State
280528MEDICAID (05)SC
P00708646OTHER (01)SC

Other Providers at the same location


The following 4 providers are registered at the same or nearby location.

NPI Name / Type Taxonomy Address
1316973472CENTER FOR PRIMARY CARE PC
Organization
Family Medicine363 N BELAIR RD
EVANS, GA 30809
(706) 650-7563
1952341745DR. RICHARD WEAVER LIVINGSTON JR. MD
Individual
Family Medicine363 N BELAIR RD
EVANS, GA 30809
(706) 650-7563
1467494153DR. LESLIE J POLLARD JR. MD
Individual
Family Medicine363 N BELAIR RD
EVANS, GA 30809
(706) 650-7563
1003042805 SHIREEN QURESHI MOORE MD
Individual
Family Medicine363 N BELAIR RD
EVANS, GA 30809
(706) 650-7563

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.