JEFFREY CHRISTAL Review - (PATHOLOGY)
Get our detailed analysis and review of CMS data for JEFFREY CHRISTAL.
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 JEFFREY CHRISTAL. Luckily, we are here to help! I’ve put together this page to help you to get a better idea of what the JEFFREY CHRISTAL 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, JEFFREY CHRISTAL is a specialist in PATHOLOGY. No other specialties were noted. JEFFREY CHRISTAL attended UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS MEDICAL SCHOOL AT SAN ANTONIO, graduating in 2003. He maintains 12 office locations. He is a part of 2 medical groups. He is affiliated with 5 medical organizations (including hospitals, hospices, and skilled nursing facilities).
National Provider Number (NPI):1629259056
Specialties and Sub-Specialties:
JEFFREY CHRISTAL is a specialist in PATHOLOGY. No other specialties were noted.
PATHOLOGY: athologists typically do not interact with their patients because they are specialized in examining biopsy specimens. A biopsy is a small piece of tissue—from the skin or a colon polyp for example—that is commonly examined under a microscope. Another physician will perform the biopsy (e.g., dermatologist or surgeon) and then give it to the pathologist for review. (more information)
JEFFREY CHRISTAL Reviews and Ratings
MIPS Scores for JEFFREY CHRISTAL
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||62.1|
|Final MIPS Score without CPB||57.5|
|PI Category Score|
|IA Category Score||40|
|Quality Category Score||50|
Measures and Activities
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Office Locations and Phone Numbers for JEFFREY CHRISTAL
The NursingHomeDatabase database has 12 office locations for JEFFREY CHRISTAL.
10700 MCPHERSON RD
LAREDO, TX 78045
6700 IH 10
SAN ANTONIO, TX 78201
519 W HOUSTON ST
SAN ANTONIO, TX 78207
1310 MCCULLOUGH AVE
SAN ANTONIO, TX 78212
9600 DATAPOINT DR
SAN ANTONIO, TX 78229
2827 BABCOCK RD
SAN ANTONIO, TX 78229
9522 HUEBNER RD
SAN ANTONIO, TX 78240
11212 STATE HWY 151
SAN ANTONIO, TX 78251
801 N BEDELL AVE
DEL RIO, TX 78840
3333 N FOSTER MALDONADO BLVD
EAGLE PASS, TX 78852
551 HILL COUNTRY DR
KERRVILLE, TX 78028
1006 S HWY 16
FREDERICKSBURG, TX 78624
Group and Medical Organization Affiliations for JEFFREY CHRISTAL
Hospital: HILL COUNTRY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
Hospital: LEGENT ORTHOPEDIC + SPINE
Hospital: METHODIST HOSPITAL
Hospital: VAL VERDE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER
Other Doctors in the Area Specializing in PATHOLOGY that are similar to JEFFREY CHRISTAL
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