LAUREN ELIZABETH BLOCH MD NPI 1568809044

Family Medicine in Cherokee Village, AR

NPI 1568809044 Individual Female Years of Experience 9 Family Medicine PECOS Enrolled Accepts Medicare Approved Payment Medicare Quality Reporting

About LAUREN BLOCH

Lauren Bloch is a primary care provider established in Cherokee Village, Arkansas and her medical specialization is family medicine with more than 9 years of experience. She graduated from Loyola University Of Chicago, Stritch School Of Medicine in 2013. The NPI number of Lauren Bloch is 1568809044 and was assigned on May 2013. The practitioner's primary taxonomy code is 207Q00000X with license number E-9672 (AR). The provider is registered as an individual and her NPI record was last updated 4 years ago.

A primary care provider (PCP) like Lauren Elizabeth Bloch 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

Lauren Bloch 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

Lauren Bloch 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 White River Medical Center.

The provider participated in Medicare's Quality Payment Program and the following quality measures were reported: breast cancer screening, chronic care and preventative care management for empaneled patients, colorectal cancer screening, diabetes: eye exam, e-prescribing, health information exchange, implementation of medication management practice improvements, measurement and improvement at the practice and panel level, 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: screening for depression and follow-up plan, provide patient access, secure messaging, security risk analysis, specialized registry reporting, specialized registry reporting for multiple registry engagement, use of decision support and standardized treatment protocols 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

1568809044

Provider Name LAUREN ELIZABETH BLOCH MD
Provider Location Address195 HOSPITAL DR STE B CHEROKEE VILLAGE, AR 72529
Provider Mailing Address195 HOSPITAL DR STE B CHEROKEE VILLAGE, AR 72529
GenderFemale
NPI Entity TypeIndividual
Medical School NameLOYOLA UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO, STRITCH SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
Graduation Year2013
Is Sole Proprietor?No
Is Organization Subpart?N/A
Enumeration Date05-24-2013
Last Update Date12-12-2017


Primary Taxonomy

Taxonomy Code207Q00000X
ClassificationFamily Medicine
TypeAllopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
License No.E-9672
License StateAR
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

LAUREN ELIZABETH BLOCH MD
195 HOSPITAL DR STE B
CHEROKEE VILLAGE, AR
ZIP 72529
Phone: (870) 257-6060

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Mailing Address

LAUREN ELIZABETH BLOCH MD
195 HOSPITAL DR STE B
CHEROKEE VILLAGE, AR
ZIP 72529
Phone: (870) 257-6060



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 ID4789802901
PECOS Enrollment IDI20160802000115
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

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 54% 187
Percentage of women 50-74 years of age who had a mammogram to screen for breast cancer
Colorectal Cancer Screening 35% 336
Percentage of adults 50-75 years of age who had appropriate screening for colorectal cancer
Diabetes: Eye Exam 46% 94
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
e-Prescribing 98% 5041
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 11% 869
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 95% 604
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 90% 870
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 35% 682
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: Screening for Depression and Follow-Up Plan 33% 491
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
Provide Patient Access 100% 870
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 31% 870
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% 870
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. Lauren Bloch is affiliated with the following medical facilities:

Hospital Name Address Phone Hospital Type CMS Certification Number (CCN) Overall Rating
WHITE RIVER MEDICAL CENTER1710 HARRISON STREET
BATESVILLE, AR 72503
(870) 262-1200Acute Care Hospitals40119

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.