JOSEPH LYDON Review - (ADDICTION MEDICINE)
Get our detailed analysis and review of CMS data for JOSEPH LYDON.
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, JOSEPH LYDON is a specialist in ADDICTION MEDICINE. Other specialties include ANESTHESIOLOGY. JOSEPH LYDON attended CLVLND CLINIC LERNER COLLEGE OF MED OF CASE WSTN RSV UNIVERSITY, graduating in 1986. He maintains 2 office locations. He is a part of 2 medical groups. He is affiliated with 1 medical organization (including hospitals, hospices, and skilled nursing facilities).
National Provider Number (NPI):1598766859
Specialties and Sub-Specialties:
JOSEPH LYDON is a specialist in ADDICTION MEDICINE. Other specialties include ANESTHESIOLOGY.
ADDICTION MEDICINE: Addiction medicine is a medical subspecialty, formally recognized since 1990, concerned with the prevention, evaluation, diagnosis, treatment, and recovery of persons with the disease of addiction, of those with substance-related health conditions, and of people who show unhealthy use of substances, including nicotine, alcohol, prescription medications, and other licit and illicit drugs. In 2016, the American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS), officially recognized addiction medicine as a medi... (more information)
ANESTHESIOLOGY: Anesthesiologists perform the sedation for surgery and other procedures. They also provide local anesthesia for mothers during delivery by inserting an epidural in the low back. There is also a sub-specialty of anesthesiology called Pain Medicine. Pain Medicine doctors evaluate and treat patients with various chronic pain conditions. Aspiring anesthesiologists must attend medical school followed by a residency program for anesthesiology. There are numerous subspecialties of anesthesiology the... (more information)
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MIPS Scores for JOSEPH LYDON
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.
No MIPS Scores are available for JOSEPH LYDON.
Measures and Activities
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Office Locations and Phone Numbers for JOSEPH LYDON
The NursingHomeDatabase database has 2 office locations for JOSEPH LYDON.
2863 STATE ROUTE 45 N
ROCK CREEK, OH 44084
2801 C CT
ASHTABULA, OH 44004
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