THOMAS KOWAL Review - (GENERAL PRACTICE)
Get our detailed analysis and review of CMS data for THOMAS KOWAL.
Data is as of November 16, 2023.
A Review of the Data
Prepared by Richard Saunders as of November 16, 2023.
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In the briefest summary, THOMAS KOWAL is a specialist in GENERAL PRACTICE. Other specialties include GENERAL SURGERY. THOMAS KOWAL attended WAYNE STATE UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF MEDICINE, graduating in 1995. He maintains 3 office locations. He is a part of 1 medical group. He is affiliated with 5 medical organizations (including hospitals, hospices, and skilled nursing facilities).
National Provider Number (NPI):1043205008
Specialties and Sub-Specialties:
THOMAS KOWAL is a specialist in GENERAL PRACTICE. Other specialties include GENERAL SURGERY.
GENERAL PRACTICE: Also called family doctors or internists, general practitioners often develop an ongoing relationship with you, providing continuity of care. They treat common medical conditions and perform routine exams. They refer you to other medical services or doctors if you need urgent or specialized treatment.A general practitioner focuses on your overall health: physical and mental. They serve an important role in a much wider healthcare system. One of their main goals is to keep you healthy and out of ... (more information)
GENERAL SURGERY: Most surgeons begin their training as general surgeons, then can sub-specialize or stay general surgeons. General surgeons perform gall bladder removals, hernia repairs, and some breast and skin surgery. (more information)
THOMAS KOWAL Reviews and Ratings
MIPS Scores for THOMAS KOWAL
MIPS is an acronym for Merit-Based Incentive Payment System. Authorized by the Medicare Access and CHIP Reaouthorization Act of 2015, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services ("CMS") developed MIPS to reward clinicians for the value of care they provide rather than the volume of care, quality over quantity. The MIPS final score determines a provider's Medicare Part B payment adjustments. MIPS also created a means for consumers to rank providers.
MIPS scores are calculated using four performance categories, quality, cost, improvement activities, and promotion of interoperability. Higher scores are better. The highest final MIPS score is 100.
|Final MIPS Score||51.3|
|Final MIPS Score without CPB||46|
|PI Category Score|
|IA Category Score||0|
|Quality Category Score||54.1|
Measures and Activities
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Office Locations and Phone Numbers for THOMAS KOWAL
The NursingHomeDatabase database has 3 office locations for THOMAS KOWAL.
228 W MAIN ST
LEBANON, TN 37087
675 S JEFFERSON AVE
COOKEVILLE, TN 38501
586 S JEFFERSON AVE
COOKEVILLE, TN 38501
Group and Medical Organization Affiliations for THOMAS KOWAL
Home Health Care Agency: NHC HOMECARE MURFREESBORO
Hospital: ASCENSION SAINT THOMAS HOSPITAL
Hospital: RIVERVIEW REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER
Hospital: TRISTAR SUMMIT MEDICAL CENTER
Hospital: VANDERBILT WILSON COUNTY HOSPITAL
Other Doctors in the Area Specializing in GENERAL PRACTICE that are similar to THOMAS KOWAL
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