DAVID T COZART MD, FACS NPI 1275538498

Surgery in Sheffield, AL

NPI 1275538498 Individual Male Years of Experience 32 Surgery PECOS Enrolled Accepts Medicare Approved Payment Medicare Quality Reporting

About DAVID COZART

David Cozart is a provider established in Sheffield, Alabama and his medical specialization is surgery with more than 32 years of experience. He graduated from University Of Tennessee, Hsc, College Of Medicine in 1990. The NPI number of David Cozart is 1275538498 and was assigned on June 2005. The practitioner's primary taxonomy code is 208600000X with license number 26645 (TN). The provider is registered as an individual and his NPI record was last updated 2 years ago.

A surgeon like David T Cozart Md, Facs treats injuries, diseases, and deformities through surgical operations. A surgeon could correct physical deformities, repair bone and tissue, or perform preventive or elective surgeries. Surgeons also examine patients, perform and interpret diagnostic tests, and provide counsel on preventive healthcare.

David Cozart 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

David Cozart 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 he has hospital affiliations with Helen Keller Hospital, Shoals Hospital and Russellville Hospital.

The provider participated in Medicare's Quality Payment Program and the following quality measures were reported: annual registration in the prescription drug monitoring program, breast cancer screening, consultation of the prescription drug monitoring program, documentation of current medications in the medical record, e-prescribing, health information exchange exclusion, medication reconciliation, onc direct review attestation, onc-acb surveillance attestation (optional), patient-specific education, preventive care and screening: body mass index (bmi) screening and follow-up plan, preventive care and screening: tobacco use: screening and cessation intervention, preventive care and screening: tobacco use: screening and cessation intervention, provide patient access, secure messaging, security risk analysis, use of high-risk medications in the elderly and use of high-risk medications in the elderly. The Quality Payment Program aims to improve population health, reduce costs and improve the care received by Medicare beneficiaries.

NPI

1275538498

Provider Name DAVID T COZART MD, FACS
Provider Location Address1120 S JACKSON HWY STE 203 SHEFFIELD, AL 35660
Provider Mailing Address1120 S JACKSON HWY STE 203 SHEFFIELD, AL 35660
GenderMale
NPI Entity TypeIndividual
Medical School NameUNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE, HSC, COLLEGE OF MEDICINE
Graduation Year1990
Is Sole Proprietor?Yes
Is Organization Subpart?N/A
Enumeration Date06-15-2005
Last Update Date08-01-2019


Primary Taxonomy

Taxonomy Code208600000X
ClassificationSurgery
TypeAllopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
License No.26645
License StateTN
Taxonomy DescriptionA general surgeon has expertise related to the diagnosis - preoperative, operative and postoperative management - and management of complications of surgical conditions in the following areas: alimentary tract; abdomen; breast, skin and soft tissue; endocrine system; head and neck surgery; pediatric surgery; surgical critical care; surgical oncology; trauma and burns; and vascular surgery. General surgeons increasingly provide care through the use of minimally invasive and endoscopic techniques. Many general surgeons also possess expertise in transplantation surgery, plastic surgery and cardiothoracic surgery.

Business Address

DAVID T COZART MD, FACS
1120 S JACKSON HWY STE 203
SHEFFIELD, AL
ZIP 35660
Phone: (256) 314-6947
Fax: (256) 314-6902

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Mailing Address

DAVID T COZART MD, FACS
1120 S JACKSON HWY STE 203
SHEFFIELD, AL
ZIP 35660
Phone: (256) 314-6947
Fax: (256) 314-6902



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 ID8224051073
PECOS Enrollment IDI20060109000212
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.

  • 64Biopsy of the esophagus, stomach, and/or upper small bowel using an endoscope (HCPCS:43239)
  • 37Ultrasound of head and neck (HCPCS:76536)
  • 19Diagnostic examination of large bowel using an endoscope (HCPCS:45378)
  • 15Removal of gallbladder using an endoscope (HCPCS:47562)
  • 12Removal of polyps or growths of large bowel using an endoscope (HCPCS:45385)

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
Breast Cancer Screening 2% 229
Percentage of women 50-74 years of age who had a mammogram to screen for breast cancer
Documentation of Current Medications in the Medical Record 46% 1252
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 88% 706
At least one permissible prescription written by the MIPS eligible clinician is queried for a drug formulary and transmitted electronically using certified EHR technology.
Medication Reconciliation 94% 87
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 27% 758
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.
Preventive Care and Screening: Body Mass Index (BMI) Screening and Follow-Up Plan 99% 640
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
Preventive Care and Screening: Tobacco Use: Screening and Cessation Intervention 79% 248
Percentage of patients aged 18 years and older who were screened for tobacco use one or more times within 24 months AND who received tobacco cessation intervention if identified as a tobacco user
Preventive Care and Screening: Tobacco Use: Screening and Cessation Intervention 65% 248
Percentage of patients aged 18 years and older who were screened for tobacco use one or more times within 24 months AND who received tobacco cessation intervention if identified as a tobacco user
Provide Patient Access 56% 758
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 0% 758
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.
Use of High-Risk Medications in the Elderly 0% "Inverse Quality Measure"
This is an inverse quality measure, a lower rate means the provider is rated better.
256
Percentage of patients 65 years of age and older who were ordered high-risk medications. Two rates are submitted. 1) Percentage of patients who were ordered at least one high-risk medication. 2) Percentage of patients who were ordered at least two of the same high-risk medication
Use of High-Risk Medications in the Elderly 3% "Inverse Quality Measure"
This is an inverse quality measure, a lower rate means the provider is rated better.
256
Percentage of patients 65 years of age and older who were ordered high-risk medications. Two rates are submitted. 1) Percentage of patients who were ordered at least one high-risk medication. 2) Percentage of patients who were ordered at least two of the same high-risk medication

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. David Cozart is affiliated with the following medical facilities:

Hospital Name Address Phone Hospital Type CMS Certification Number (CCN) Overall Rating
HELEN KELLER HOSPITAL1300 SOUTH MONTGOMERY AVENUE
SHEFFIELD, AL 35660
(256) 386-4556Acute Care Hospitals10019
SHOALS HOSPITAL201 WEST AVALON AVENUE
MUSCLE SHOALS, AL 35661
(256) 386-1601Acute Care Hospitals10157
RUSSELLVILLE HOSPITAL15155 HIGHWAY 43
RUSSELLVILLE, AL 35653
(256) 332-1611Acute Care Hospitals10158

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
020025948OTHER (01)TN
3091276MEDICAID (05)TN
4674488OTHER (01)TN
3031352OTHER (01)TN

Other Providers at the same location


The following 2 providers are registered at the same or nearby location.

NPI Name / Type Taxonomy Address
1871523597ADVANCED SURGICAL CARE PC
Organization
Surgery1120 S JACKSON HWY STE 203
SHEFFIELD, AL 35660
(256) 314-6947
1730313974 DAVID SCOTT THERRIEN M.D.
Individual
Surgery1120 S JACKSON HWY STE 203
SHEFFIELD, AL 35660
(256) 314-6947

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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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