DAVID NORTON Review - (PULMONARY DISEASE)

Get our detailed analysis and review of CMS data for DAVID NORTON.

Data is as of March 07, 2024.

  The Most Important Data about DAVID NORTON

In the briefest summary, DAVID NORTON is a specialist in PULMONARY DISEASE. Other specialties include CRITICAL CARE (INTENSIVISTS), HOSPITALIST, and INTERNAL MEDICINE. DAVID NORTON attended UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA SCHOOL OF MEDICINE, graduating in 1997. He maintains 2 office locations. He is a part of 2 medical groups. He is affiliated with 2 medical organizations (including hospitals, hospices, and skilled nursing facilities).

National Provider Number (NPI):

1932246915

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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 DAVID NORTON. Luckily, we are here to help! We’ve put together this page to help you to get a better idea of what the DAVID NORTON 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.

   Specialties and Sub-Specialties:

DAVID NORTON is a specialist in PULMONARY DISEASE. Other specialties include CRITICAL CARE (INTENSIVISTS), HOSPITALIST, and INTERNAL MEDICINE.

PULMONARY DISEASE: Pulmonologists treat the cardio-pulmonary system, which consists of the heart, lungs, and organs involved in the respiratory process. They may work in office settings to treat patients with breathing disorders, severe allergies, lung problems, and other respiratory diseases. They may also treat patients with pulmonary disease who are in the intensive care unit (ICU). Aspiring pulmonologists attend medical school followed by an internal medicine residency. They then attend fellowship training for... (more information)

CRITICAL CARE (INTENSIVISTS): A critical care medicine doctor (sometimes called an “intensivist”) is a type of specialist with specific expertise in the diagnosis, treatment, and support of critically ill and injured patients, such as trauma victims and patients with multiple organ dysfunction. A critical care medicine doctor is also well-versed in the technological procedures and devices used in intensive care settings, as well as issues such as end-of-life decisions, advance directives, estimating prognosis, and counse... (more information)

HOSPITALIST: A hospitalist is a subspecialty of physician who treats patients solely in a hospital. Hospitalists practice what is known as hospital medicine, a medical specialty centered on the care of acutely ill hospitalized patients. Hospitalists do not maintain outside practices but provide exclusive care to patients during their hospital stay. This improves the oversight and consistency of care for patients while providing a timely response outside of your primary doctor's usual hospital rounds (times w... (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)

   Reviews and Ratings

MIPS Scores for DAVID NORTON

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 DAVID NORTON.

Measures and Activities

These are important measures that CMS tracks for each doctor. Not all doctors or medical professionals have data.

There is no measure or activity data for DAVID NORTON.

   Office Locations and Phone Numbers for DAVID NORTON

The NursingHomeDatabase database has 2 office locations for DAVID NORTON.

9898 GENESEE AVE
LA JOLLA, CA 92037
858-455-9100

435 H ST
CHULA VISTA, CA 91910
619-691-7000

   Group and Medical Organization Affiliations for DAVID NORTON

Doctors Groups:

SCRIPPS HEALTH

SCRIPPS HEALTH INPATIENT PROVIDERS MEDICAL GROUP INC

Medical Organizations:

Hospital: SCRIPPS GREEN HOSPITAL

Hospital: SCRIPPS MEMORIAL HOSPITAL LA JOLLA

   Other Doctors in the Area Specializing in PULMONARY DISEASE that are similar to DAVID NORTON

Sometimes the doctor you see isn't a good fit or you want to get a second opinions. This is a list of nearby doctors with the same specialization as DAVID NORTON.