ANETTE VIRTA-PARAS MD NPI 1508856147

Radiology (Diagnostic Radiology) in Washington, DC

NPI 1508856147 Individual Female Years of Experience 31 Radiology Diagnostic Radiology PECOS Enrolled Accepts Medicare Approved Payment Medicare Quality Reporting

About ANETTE VIRTA-PARAS

Anette Virta-paras is a provider established in Washington, District Of Columbia and her medical specialization is radiology (diagnostic radiology) with more than 31 years of experience. The NPI number of Anette Virta-paras is 1508856147 and was assigned on October 2005. The practitioner's primary taxonomy code is 2085R0202X with license number MD34007 (DC). The provider is registered as an individual and her NPI record was last updated 15 years ago.

Anette Virta-paras 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

Anette Virta-paras 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 Medstar Washington Hospital Center, Medstar Saint Mary's Hospital, Medstar Southern Maryland Hospital Center, Medstar Union Memorial Hospital and Medstar Good Samaritan Hospital.

The provider participated in Medicare's Quality Payment Program and the following quality measures were reported: provide 24/7 access to mips eligible clinicians or groups who have real-time access to patient's medical record, radiation consideration for adult ct: utilization of dose lowering techniques and radiology: stenosis measurement in carotid imaging reports. The Quality Payment Program aims to improve population health, reduce costs and improve the care received by Medicare beneficiaries.

NPI

1508856147

Provider Name ANETTE VIRTA-PARAS MD
Provider Location Address110 IRVING ST NW WASHINGTON, DC 20010
Provider Mailing Address1201 SEVEN LOCKS RD SUITE 200 ROCKVILLE, MD 20854
GenderFemale
NPI Entity TypeIndividual
Medical School NameOTHER
Graduation Year1991
Is Sole Proprietor?N/A
Is Organization Subpart?N/A
Enumeration Date10-25-2005
Last Update Date07-08-2007


Primary Taxonomy

Taxonomy Code2085R0202X
ClassificationRadiology
TypeAllopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
SpecializationDiagnostic Radiology
License No.MD34007
License StateDC
Taxonomy DescriptionA radiologist who utilizes x-ray, radionuclides, ultrasound and electromagnetic radiation to diagnose and treat disease.

Business Address

ANETTE VIRTA-PARAS MD
110 IRVING ST NW
WASHINGTON, DC
ZIP 20010
Phone: (202) 877-6429
Fax: (202) 877-8626

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Mailing Address

ANETTE VIRTA-PARAS MD
1201 SEVEN LOCKS RD
SUITE 200
ROCKVILLE, MD
ZIP 20854
Phone: (301) 652-5771
Fax: (301) 652-6332



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 ID244273787
PECOS Enrollment IDI20051020000970, I20111130000619
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.

  • 1003X-ray of chest, 1 view, front (HCPCS:71010)
  • 445X-ray of chest, 2 views, front and side (HCPCS:71020)
  • 71CT scan of abdomen and pelvis with contrast (HCPCS:74177)
  • 69CT scan of abdomen and pelvis (HCPCS:74176)
  • 58X-ray of abdomen, single view (HCPCS:74000)
  • 49X-ray of foot, minimum of 3 views (HCPCS:73630)
  • 48X-ray of knee, 3 views (HCPCS:73562)
  • 46X-ray of shoulder, minimum of 2 views (HCPCS:73030)
  • 40X-ray of ribs of one side of body, minimum of 2 views (HCPCS:73510)
  • 18Ultrasound scan of veins of one arm or leg or limited including assessment of compression and functional maneuvers (HCPCS:93971)
  • 14X-ray of knee, 4 or more views (HCPCS:73564)
  • 12X-ray of wrist, minimum of 3 views (HCPCS:73110)
  • 12Ultrasound scan of veins of both arms or legs including assessment of compression and functional maneuvers (HCPCS:93970)

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
Radiation Consideration for Adult CT: Utilization of Dose Lowering Techniques 99% 1516
Percentage of final reports for patients aged 18 years and older undergoing CT with documentation that one or more of the following dose reduction techniques were used: - Automated exposure control - Adjustment of the mA and/or kV according to patient size - Use of iterative reconstruction technique
Radiology: Stenosis Measurement in Carotid Imaging Reports 100% 217
Percentage of final reports for carotid imaging studies (neck magnetic resonance angiography [MRA], neck computed tomography angiography [CTA], neck duplex ultrasound, carotid angiogram) performed that include direct or indirect reference to measurements of distal internal carotid diameter as the denominator for stenosis measurement

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. Anette Virta-paras is affiliated with the following medical facilities:

Hospital Name Address Phone Hospital Type CMS Certification Number (CCN) Overall Rating
MEDSTAR WASHINGTON HOSPITAL CENTER110 IRVING STREET NW
WASHINGTON, DC 20010
(202) 877-7000Acute Care Hospitals90011
MEDSTAR SAINT MARY'S HOSPITAL25500 POINT LOOKOUT ROAD
LEONARDTOWN, MD 20650
(301) 475-6001Acute Care Hospitals210028
MEDSTAR SOUTHERN MARYLAND HOSPITAL CENTER7503 SURRATTS ROAD
CLINTON, MD 20735
(301) 868-8000Acute Care Hospitals210062
MEDSTAR UNION MEMORIAL HOSPITAL201 EAST UNIVERSITY PARKWAY
BALTIMORE, MD 21218
(410) 554-2227Acute Care Hospitals210024
MEDSTAR GOOD SAMARITAN HOSPITAL5601 LOCH RAVEN BOULEVARD
BALTIMORE, MD 21239
(443) 444-3902Acute Care Hospitals210056

Other Providers at the same location


The following 20 providers are registered at the same or nearby location.

NPI Name / Type Taxonomy Address
1578567012 AUTUMN C GRAHAM MD
Individual
Emergency Medicine110 IRVING ST NW
WASHINGTON, DC 20010
(202) 444-2116
1932109857 ROBERT C LINTON MD
Individual
Emergency Medicine110 IRVING ST NW
WASHINGTON, DC 20010
(202) 877-7632
1265422877 DONNA Y NORRIS ANP-C
Individual
Nurse Practitioner (Family)110 IRVING ST NW
WASHINGTON, DC 20010
(202) 877-6429
1144210758 ALAN H OST MD
Individual
Radiology (Diagnostic Radiology)110 IRVING ST NW
WASHINGTON, DC 20010
(202) 877-6429
1780674382 AI-HSI LIU MD
Individual
Radiology (Diagnostic Radiology)110 IRVING ST NW
WASHINGTON, DC 20010
(202) 877-6429
1649260266 ARNOLD RAIZON MD
Individual
Radiology (Diagnostic Radiology)110 IRVING ST NW
WASHINGTON, DC 20010
(202) 877-6429
1558351155 LYNN F HUANG MD
Individual
Radiology (Diagnostic Radiology)110 IRVING ST NW
WASHINGTON, DC 20010
(202) 877-6429
1750371449 ROCCO A ARMONDA MD
Individual
Neurological Surgery110 IRVING ST NW
WASHINGTON, DC 20010
(202) 877-6429
1922098516 WILLIAM O BANK MD
Individual
Radiology (Neuroradiology)110 IRVING ST NW
WASHINGTON, DC 20010
(202) 877-6429
1639169220 DAVID R BUCK MD
Individual
Radiology (Diagnostic Radiology)110 IRVING ST NW
WASHINGTON, DC 20010
(202) 877-6429
1720078330 LEE H MONSEIN MD
Individual
Radiology (Neuroradiology)110 IRVING ST NW
WASHINGTON, DC 20010
(202) 877-6429
1891785242 MICHAEL A SMITH MD
Individual
Radiology (Diagnostic Radiology)110 IRVING ST NW
WASHINGTON, DC 20010
(202) 877-6429
1659361186 DHRUV KUMAR AGRAWAL MD
Individual
Pathology (Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology)110 IRVING ST NW
WASHINGTON, DC 20010
(202) 877-6190
1902896434 KIRSTEN W ALCORN MD
Individual
Pathology (Blood Banking & Transfusion Medicine)110 IRVING ST NW
WASHINGTON, DC 20010
(202) 877-6190
1164412607 ERWIN A BRUN MD
Individual
Pathology (Anatomic Pathology)110 IRVING ST NW
WASHINGTON, DC 20010
(202) 877-6190
1316937857 THOMAS A GODWIN MD
Individual
Pathology (Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology)110 IRVING ST NW
WASHINGTON, DC 20010
(202) 877-6190
1679563118 JAYASHREE KRISHNAN MD
Individual
Pathology (Hematology)110 IRVING ST NW
WASHINGTON, DC 20010
(202) 877-6190
1023008562 ERNEST E LACK MD
Individual
Pathology (Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology)110 IRVING ST NW
WASHINGTON, DC 20010
(202) 877-6190
1619967999 ELMO R ACIO MD
Individual
Nuclear Medicine110 IRVING ST NW
WASHINGTON, DC 20010
(202) 877-6066
1437149713 CARLOS A GARCIA MD
Individual
Nuclear Medicine110 IRVING ST NW BB-43
WASHINGTON, DC 20010
(202) 877-6066

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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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2 = professional name;
3 = doing business as (d/b/ a) name;
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5 = other.

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