Mark A Murphy, MD - Medicare Pain Management in Decatur, AL

Mark A Murphy, MD is a medicare enrolled "Pain Medicine - Pain Medicine" physician in Decatur, Alabama. He went to Umdnj-new Jersey Medical School and graduated in 1983 and has 36 years of diverse experience with area of expertise as Pain Management. His current practice location is 1852 Beltline Rd Sw, Suite G, Decatur, Alabama. You can reach out to his office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (256) 340-9553.

Mark A Murphy is licensed to practice in Alabama (license number 21871) and he also participates in the medicare program. He accepts medicare assignments (which means he accepts the Medicare-approved amount; you will not be billed for any more than the Medicare deductible and coinsurance) and his NPI Number is 1326019712.

Contact Information

1852 Beltline Rd Sw
Suite G
AL 35601-5578
(256) 340-9553
(256) 340-9895

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Physician's Profile

Full NameMark A Murphy
SpecialityPain Management
Experience36 Years
LocationDecatur, Alabama
Accepts Medicare AssignmentsYes. He accepts the Medicare-approved amount; you will not be billed for any more than the Medicare deductible and coinsurance.
  Medical Education and Training:
  • Mark A Murphy attended and graduated from Umdnj-new Jersey Medical School in 1983
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1326019712
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 02/01/2006
  • Last Update Date: 03/14/2016
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 9133028855
  • Enrollment ID: I20161010000151

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for Mark A Murphy such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
208VP0014XPain Medicine - Interventional Pain Medicine 21871 (Alabama)Secondary
208VP0000XPain Medicine - Pain Medicine 21871 (Alabama)Primary
207L00000XAnesthesiology 21871 (Alabama)Secondary

Medicare Reassignments

Some practitioners may not bill the customers directly but medicare billing happens through clinics / group practice / hospitals where the provider works. Medicare reassignment of benefits is a mechanism by which practitioners allow third parties to bill and receive payment for medicare services performed by them. Mark A Murphy allows following entities to bill medicare on his behalf.
Entity NameNorth Alabama Pain Svcs Llc
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1891829396
PECOS PAC ID: 0941273684
Enrollment ID: O20161006001343

Medicare Part D Prescriber Enrollment

Any physician or other eligible professional who prescribes Part D drugs must either enroll in the Medicare program or opt out in order to prescribe drugs to their patients with Part D prescription drug benefit plans. Mark A Murphy is enrolled with medicare and thus, if eligible, can prescribe medicare part D drugs to patients with medicare part D benefits.

Medicare Quality Measures

Quality ProgramParticipation
Reported to Medicare Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) No
Used Electronic Health Record (EHR) No
Committed to heart health through the Million Hearts Initiative No

Mailing Address and Practice Location

Mailing AddressPractice Location Address
Mark A Murphy, MD
1852 Beltline Rd Sw
AL 35601-5578

Ph: (256) 340-9553
Mark A Murphy, MD
1852 Beltline Rd Sw
Suite G
AL 35601-5578

Ph: (256) 340-9553

Reviews and Comments

Pain Medicine Doctors in Decatur, AL

Medicare Program: Medicare is a federal government program which provides health insurance to people who are 65 or older. This program also covers certain younger people with disabilities (who receive Social Security Disability Insurance - SSDI), and people with End-Stage Renal Disease (permanent kidney failure requiring dialysis or a transplant, sometimes called ESRD.

Medicare Assignment: Assignment means that your doctor, provider, or supplier agrees (or is required by law) to accept the Medicare-approved amount as full payment for covered services. Most doctors, providers, and suppliers accept assignment, but you should always check to make sure. Participating providers have signed an agreement to accept assignment for all Medicare-covered services.

NPI Number: The National Provider Identifier (NPI) is a unique identification number for covered health care providers. The NPI must be used in lieu of legacy provider identifiers in the HIPAA standards transactions. Covered health care providers and all health plans and health care clearinghouses must use the NPIs in the administrative and financial transactions adopted under HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act).

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