DR. TIMOTHY BHATTACHARYYA MD NPI 1902897036

Orthopaedic Surgery (Orthopaedic Trauma) in Bethesda, MD

NPI 1902897036 Individual Male Years of Experience 24 Orthopaedic Surgery Orthopaedic Trauma PECOS Enrolled Accepts Medicare Approved Payment Medicare Quality Reporting

About TIMOTHY BHATTACHARYYA

Timothy Bhattacharyya is a provider established in Bethesda, Maryland and his medical specialization is orthopaedic surgery (orthopaedic trauma) with more than 24 years of experience. He graduated from Washington University School Of Medicine in 1998. The NPI number of Timothy Bhattacharyya is 1902897036 and was assigned on October 2005. The practitioner's primary taxonomy code is 207XX0801X with license number D0068489 (MD). The provider is registered as an individual and his NPI record was last updated 13 years ago.

Timothy Bhattacharyya 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

Timothy Bhattacharyya 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 Suburban Hospital.

The provider participated in Medicare's Quality Payment Program and the following quality measures were reported: breast cancer screening, colorectal cancer screening, documentation of current medications in the medical record, health information exchange exclusion, immunization registry reporting, implementation of improvements that contribute to more timely communication of test results, implementation of medication management practice improvements, medication reconciliation, onc direct review attestation, patient-specific education, pi bonus for submission of eligible improvement activities using cehrt, pneumococcal vaccination status for older adults, practice improvements for bilateral exchange of patient information, preventive care and screening: body mass index (bmi) screening and follow-up plan, preventive care and screening: influenza immunization, 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, regular training in care coordination, secure messaging, security risk analysis, 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

1902897036

Provider NameDR. TIMOTHY BHATTACHARYYA MD
Provider Location Address10215 FERNWOOD RD SUITE 506 BETHESDA, MD 20817
Provider Mailing Address10215 FERNWOOD RD SUITE 506 BETHESDA, MD 20817
GenderMale
NPI Entity TypeIndividual
Medical School NameWASHINGTON UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
Graduation Year1998
Is Sole Proprietor?No
Is Organization Subpart?N/A
Enumeration Date10-28-2005
Last Update Date01-08-2009


Primary Taxonomy

Taxonomy Code207XX0801X
ClassificationOrthopaedic Surgery
TypeAllopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
SpecializationOrthopaedic Trauma
License No.D0068489
License StateMD
Taxonomy DescriptionRecognized by several state medical boards as a fellowship subspecialty program of orthopaedic surgery, orthopaedic trauma surgeons deal with the evaluation and management of acute orthopaedic injuries, evaluation and treatment of post-traumatic deformities and nonunions, acute and delayed reconstruction of pelvic and acetabular fractures, as well as osteotomy in the adult hip for treatment of hip arthritis.

Business Address

DR. TIMOTHY BHATTACHARYYA MD
10215 FERNWOOD RD
SUITE 506
BETHESDA, MD
ZIP 20817
Phone: (301) 530-1010
Fax: (301) 897-8597

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Mailing Address

DR. TIMOTHY BHATTACHARYYA MD
10215 FERNWOOD RD
SUITE 506
BETHESDA, MD
ZIP 20817
Phone: (301) 530-1010
Fax: (301) 897-8597



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 ID6002807096
PECOS Enrollment IDI20090415000048
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.

  • 85X-ray of ribs of one side of body, minimum of 2 views (HCPCS:73510)
  • 68X-ray of wrist, minimum of 3 views (HCPCS:73110)
  • 38X-ray of shoulder, minimum of 2 views (HCPCS:73030)

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 7% 61
Percentage of women 50-74 years of age who had a mammogram to screen for breast cancer
Colorectal Cancer Screening 19% 59
Percentage of adults 50-75 years of age who had appropriate screening for colorectal cancer
Documentation of Current Medications in the Medical Record 97% 614
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
Medication Reconciliation 84% 64
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 100% 339
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 19% 75
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 36% 268
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 1% 105
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: Tobacco Use: Screening and Cessation Intervention 99% 71
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 92% 71
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 99% 339
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 1% 339
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.
120
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 1% "Inverse Quality Measure"
This is an inverse quality measure, a lower rate means the provider is rated better.
120
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) 16% 339
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. Timothy Bhattacharyya is affiliated with the following medical facilities:

Hospital Name Address Phone Hospital Type CMS Certification Number (CCN) Overall Rating
SUBURBAN HOSPITAL8600 OLD GEORGETOWN ROAD
BETHESDA, MD 20814
(301) 896-2576Acute Care Hospitals210022

Other Providers at the same location


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

NPI Name / Type Taxonomy Address
1235134560DR. CHRISTOPHER CANNOVA M.D.
Individual
Specialist10215 FERNWOOD RD STE 506
BETHESDA, MD 20817
(301) 530-1010
1649275975DR. J. PATRICK CAULFIELD M.D.
Individual
Specialist10215 FERNWOOD RD STE 506
BETHESDA, MD 20817
(301) 530-1010
1396740502DR. KURT SCHLUNTZ M.D.
Individual
Specialist10215 FERNWOOD RD STE 506
BETHESDA, MD 20817
(301) 530-1010
1497750616DR. ANDRE GAZDAG M.D.
Individual
Specialist10215 FERNWOOD RD STE 506
BETHESDA, MD 20817
(301) 530-1010
1538164744DR. HEREWARD CATTELL M.D.
Individual
Specialist10215 FERNWOOD RD STE 506
BETHESDA, MD 20817
(301) 530-1010
1417952698DR. IRA FISCH M.D.
Individual
Specialist10215 FERNWOOD RD STE 506
BETHESDA, MD 20817
(301) 530-1010
1467458471 STEPHANIE GARSHAG O.T.
Individual
Specialist10215 FERNWOOD RD STE 506
BETHESDA, MD 20817
(301) 530-1010
1134126261 MARY ELLEN GROSS P.T.
Individual
Specialist10215 FERNWOOD RD SUITE 506
BETHESDA, MD 20817
(301) 530-1010
1265439392 ANN STEIGER P.T.
Individual
Specialist10215 FERNWOOD RD SUITE 506
BETHESDA, MD 20817
(301) 530-1010
1295732329 DARSHINEE LONEY P.T.
Individual
Specialist10215 FERNWOOD RD SUITE 506
BETHESDA, MD 20817
(301) 530-1010
1669472841MR. BARRY JAY LEVIN M.D.
Individual
Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery)10215 FERNWOOD RD SUITE 405
BETHESDA, MD 20817
(301) 897-5620
1861488611DR. ROGER J. OLDHAM M.D.
Individual
Specialist10215 FERNWOOD RD SUITE 412
BETHESDA, MD 20817
(301) 530-6100
1770572307BETHESDA SURGERY CENTER, LLC
Organization
Clinic/Center (Ambulatory Surgical)10215 FERNWOOD RD SUITE 412
BETHESDA, MD 20817
(301) 530-6100
1952390304DR. GEETA RAJA MD
Individual
Internal Medicine10215 FERNWOOD RD STE 100
BETHESDA, MD 20817
(301) 493-4440
1548259997DR. LEE R PENNINGTON MD
Individual
Internal Medicine10215 FERNWOOD RD STE 100
BETHESDA, MD 20817
(301) 493-4440
1275524902MR. RONALD JULIAN ORLEANS MD
Individual
Obstetrics & Gynecology (Gynecology)10215 FERNWOOD RD STE 101
BETHESDA, MD 20817
(301) 530-2235
1699757971 MICHAEL DAVID DUPLESSIE MD
Individual
Ophthalmology10215 FERNWOOD RD STE 98
BETHESDA, MD 20817
(301) 493-6404
1255315479 EDWIN THOMAS PULASKI MD
Individual
Radiology (Diagnostic Radiology)10215 FERNWOOD RD STE 50
BETHESDA, MD 20817
(301) 564-1053
1972587905 SHERRY L PULASKI MD
Individual
Radiology (Diagnostic Radiology)10215 FERNWOOD RD STE 50
BETHESDA, MD 20817
(301) 564-1053
1528032976 SUSAN G BARUCH I
Individual
Internal Medicine10215 FERNWOOD RD STE 100
BETHESDA, MD 20817
(301) 493-4440

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