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.
Yes. 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 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 for Mark A Murphy such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.
Medical Taxonomies and Licenses
Pain Medicine - Interventional Pain Medicine
Pain Medicine - Pain Medicine
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.
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
Reported to Medicare Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS)
Used Electronic Health Record (EHR)
Committed to heart health through the Million Hearts Initiative
Mailing Address and Practice Location
Practice Location Address
Mark A Murphy, MD 1852 Beltline Rd Sw Decatur AL 35601-5578 Ph: (256) 340-9553
Mark A Murphy, MD 1852 Beltline Rd Sw Suite G Decatur AL 35601-5578 Ph: (256) 340-9553
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Pain Medicine Doctors in Decatur, AL
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