GOPAL GOVINDARAJAN Review - (CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE (CARDIOLOGY))
Get our detailed analysis and review of CMS data for GOPAL GOVINDARAJAN.
Data is as of November 16, 2023.
A Review of the Data
Prepared by Richard Saunders as of November 16, 2023.
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services ("CMS") compiles and distributes more than 17 tables of data on medical professionals on a sporadic basis. Some of the tables contain more than a million records which makes it very difficult to manage them. There is a lot of information to pour through when trying to understand GOPAL GOVINDARAJAN. Luckily, we are here to help! I’ve put together this page to help you to get a better idea of what the GOPAL GOVINDARAJAN does, their affiliations and much more. (If you want to jump to a specific section of the review, here are the section headers: Specialities, Ratings, Office Locations, Affiliations, and Other Doctors.
In the briefest summary, GOPAL GOVINDARAJAN is a specialist in CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE (CARDIOLOGY). Other specialties include INTERNAL MEDICINE. GOPAL GOVINDARAJAN attended OTHER, graduating in 1969. He maintains 2 office locations. He is affiliated with 4 medical organizations (including hospitals, hospices, and skilled nursing facilities).
National Provider Number (NPI):1124015987
Specialties and Sub-Specialties:
GOPAL GOVINDARAJAN is a specialist in CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE (CARDIOLOGY). Other specialties include INTERNAL MEDICINE.
CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE (CARDIOLOGY): These surgeons operate on the blood vessels throughout the body. They often operate on the aorta (the main artery in the body), carotid arteries (blood vessels to the brain) and they treat varicose veins in the legs. (more information)
INTERNAL MEDICINE: General internists provide primary care to adult patients. Internists usually have more hospital-based training than family practitioners. They may have an office-based practice or work as a hospitalist primarily seeing patients in the hospital. These physicians attend medical school followed by an internal medicine residency. Internists may then choose to pursue a fellowship to sub-specialize in a variety of other areas, like endocrinology (hormone-related conditions) or cardiology (heart-relat... (more information)
GOPAL GOVINDARAJAN Reviews and Ratings
MIPS Scores for GOPAL GOVINDARAJAN
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||100|
|Final MIPS Score without CPB||98.6|
|PI Category Score|
|IA Category Score||40|
|Quality Category Score||98.3|
Measures and Activities
These are important measures that CMS tracks for each doctor. Not all doctors or medical professionals have data.
|Dementia: Cognitive Assessment|
|Preventive Care and Screening: Body Mass Index (BMI) Screening and Follow-Up Plan|
|Diabetes: Medical Attention for Nephropathy|
|Preventive Care and Screening: Tobacco Use: Screening and Cessation Intervention|
|Documentation of Current Medications in the Medical Record|
|Use of High-Risk Medications in the Elderly|
|Controlling High Blood Pressure||72%|
|Implementation of medication management practice improvements||Yes|
|Improved Practices that Engage Patients Pre-Visit||Yes|
|Preventive Care and Screening: Tobacco Use: Screening and Cessation Intervention||99%|
|Preventive Care and Screening: Tobacco Use: Screening and Cessation Intervention||95%|
|Use of High-Risk Medications in the Elderly||4%|
Office Locations and Phone Numbers for GOPAL GOVINDARAJAN
The NursingHomeDatabase database has 2 office locations for GOPAL GOVINDARAJAN.
1640 W 3RD ST
LOS ANGELES, CA 90017
101 E BEVERLY BLVD
MONTBELLO, CA 90640
Group and Medical Organization Affiliations for GOPAL GOVINDARAJAN
GOPAL GOVINDARAJAN is not associated with any doctor groups.
Home Health Care Agency: PRIME NURSING SERVICES
Hospital: EAST LOS ANGELES DOCTORS HOSPITAL
Hospital: HOLLYWOOD PRESBYTERIAN MEDICAL CENTER
Hospital: L A DOWNTOWN MEDICAL CENTER
Other Doctors in the Area Specializing in CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE (CARDIOLOGY) that are similar to GOPAL GOVINDARAJAN
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