DR. LESLIE J POLLARD JR. MD NPI 1467494153

Family Medicine in Evans, GA

NPI 1467494153 Individual Male Years of Experience 29 Family Medicine PECOS Enrolled Accepts Medicare Approved Payment Medicare Quality Reporting

About LESLIE POLLARD

Leslie Pollard is a primary care provider established in Evans, Georgia and his medical specialization is family medicine with more than 29 years of experience. He graduated from Morehouse School Of Medicine in 1993. The NPI number of Leslie Pollard is 1467494153 and was assigned on June 2006. The practitioner's primary taxonomy code is 207Q00000X with license number 043745 (GA). The provider is registered as an individual and his NPI record was last updated August 2021.

A primary care provider (PCP) like Dr. Leslie J Pollard Jr. 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

Leslie Pollard 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

Leslie Pollard 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 Doctors Hospital and University Hospital.

The provider participated in Medicare's Quality Payment Program and the following quality measures were reported: breast cancer screening, cervical cancer screening, chronic care and preventative care management for empaneled patients, closing the referral loop: receipt of specialist report, colorectal cancer screening, depression utilization of the phq-9 tool, depression utilization of the phq-9 tool, depression utilization of the phq-9 tool, diabetes: eye exam, diabetes: medical attention for nephropathy, documentation of current medications in the medical record, e-prescribing, falls: screening for future fall risk, 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, preventive care and screening: influenza immunization, preventive care and screening: screening for depression and follow-up plan, preventive care and screening: tobacco use: screening and cessation intervention, preventive care and screening: tobacco use: screening and cessation intervention, preventive care and screening: tobacco use: screening and cessation intervention, 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, statin therapy for the prevention and treatment of cardiovascular disease, tcpi participation, use of certified ehr to capture patient reported outcomes, use of high-risk medications in the elderly, use of high-risk medications in the elderly 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

1467494153

Provider NameDR. LESLIE J POLLARD JR. MD
Provider Location Address363 N BELAIR RD EVANS, GA 30809
Provider Mailing AddressPO BOX 2510 EVANS, GA 30809
GenderMale
NPI Entity TypeIndividual
Medical School NameMOREHOUSE SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
Graduation Year1993
Is Sole Proprietor?No
Is Organization Subpart?N/A
Enumeration Date06-10-2006
Last Update Date08-12-2021


Primary Taxonomy

Taxonomy Code207Q00000X
ClassificationFamily Medicine
TypeAllopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
License No.043745
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

DR. LESLIE J POLLARD JR. MD
363 N BELAIR RD
EVANS, GA
ZIP 30809
Phone: (706) 650-7563
Fax: (706) 650-0512

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Mailing Address

DR. LESLIE J POLLARD JR. MD
PO BOX 2510
EVANS, GA
ZIP 30809
Phone: (706) 650-7799
Fax: (706) 650-9540



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 ID9739073214
PECOS Enrollment IDI20040216000020
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.

  • 716Insertion of needle into vein for collection of blood sample (HCPCS:36415)
  • 553Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, platelets), automated test (HCPCS:85025)
  • 385Hemoglobin A1C level (HCPCS:83036)
  • 153Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention (HCPCS:96372)
  • 150Administration of influenza virus vaccine (HCPCS:G0008)
  • 108Automated urinalysis test (HCPCS:81003)
  • 93Administration of pneumococcal vaccine (HCPCS:G0009)
  • 88Annual wellness visit, includes a personalized prevention plan of service (pps), subsequent visit (HCPCS:G0439)
  • 56Pneumococcal vaccine for injection into muscle (HCPCS:90670)
  • 26Routine EKG using at least 12 leads including interpretation and report (HCPCS:93000)
  • 20X-ray of chest, 2 views, front and side (HCPCS:71020)
  • 14Colorectal cancer screening; fecal occult blood test, immunoassay, 1-3 simultaneous (HCPCS:G0328)

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 13% 505
Percentage of women 50-74 years of age who had a mammogram to screen for breast cancer
Cervical Cancer Screening 6% 807
Percentage of women 21-64 years of age who were screened for cervical cancer using either of the following criteria: - Women age 21-64 who had cervical cytology performed every 3 years - Women age 30-64 who had cervical cytology/human papillomavirus (HPV) co-testing performed every 5 years
Closing the Referral Loop: Receipt of Specialist Report 41% 584
Percentage of patients with referrals, regardless of age, for which the referring provider receives a report from the provider to whom the patient was referred
Colorectal Cancer Screening 31% 1197
Percentage of adults 50-75 years of age who had appropriate screening for colorectal cancer
Depression Utilization of the PHQ-9 Tool 12% 69
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 3% 62
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 21% 72
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
Diabetes: Eye Exam 16% 375
Percentage of patients 18-75 years of age with diabetes who had a retinal or dilated eye exam by an eye care professional during the measurement period or a negative retinal exam (no evidence of retinopathy) in the 12 months prior to the measurement period
Diabetes: Medical Attention for Nephropathy 70% 375
The percentage of patients 18-75 years of age with diabetes who had a nephropathy screening test or evidence of nephropathy during the measurement period
Documentation of Current Medications in the Medical Record 98% 5863
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% 17439
At least one permissible prescription written by the MIPS eligible clinician is queried for a drug formulary and transmitted electronically using certified EHR technology.
Falls: Screening for Future Fall Risk 66% 573
Percentage of patients 65 years of age and older who were screened for future fall risk during the measurement period
Health Information Exchange 23% 699
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 97% 553
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 6% 2678
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 64% 573
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 41% 2513
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: Influenza Immunization 25% 1705
Percentage of patients aged 6 months and older seen for a visit between October 1 and March 31 who received an influenza immunization OR who reported previous receipt of an influenza immunization
Preventive Care and Screening: Screening for Depression and Follow-Up Plan 1% 2427
Percentage of patients aged 12 years and older screened for depression on the date of the encounter using an age appropriate standardized depression screening tool AND if positive, a follow-up plan is documented on the date of the positive screen
Preventive Care and Screening: Tobacco Use: Screening and Cessation Intervention 99% 135
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 94% 1926
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 94% 1926
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 30% 2678
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 87% 2678
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.
Statin Therapy for the Prevention and Treatment of Cardiovascular Disease 70% 628
Percentage of the following patients - all considered at high risk of cardiovascular events - who were prescribed or were on statin therapy during the measurement period: - Adults aged >= 21 years who were previously diagnosed with or currently have an active diagnosis of clinical atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD); OR - Adults aged >=21 years who have ever had a fasting or direct low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C) level >= 190 mg/dL; OR - Adults aged 40-75 years with a diagnosis of diabetes with a fasting or direct LDL-C level of 70-189 mg/dL
Use of High-Risk Medications in the Elderly 4% "Inverse Quality Measure"
This is an inverse quality measure, a lower rate means the provider is rated better.
573
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 14% "Inverse Quality Measure"
This is an inverse quality measure, a lower rate means the provider is rated better.
573
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
View, Download, or Transmit (VDT) 29% 2678
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. Leslie Pollard 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
UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL1350 WALTON WAY
AUGUSTA, GA 30901
(706) 722-9011Acute Care Hospitals110028

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
CH0654OTHER (01)GA
00753673BMEDICAID (05)GA
337009OTHER (01)GA
10056330OTHER (01)GA
G43745MEDICAID (05)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
1194829135 POONAMINDER KAUR MD
Individual
Family Medicine363 N BELAIR RD
EVANS, GA 30809
(066) 507-5637
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
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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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