Neuroscience Specialists Physician Shareholder Disclosure
The physicians associated with Neuroscience Specialists, P.C., are active members of a number of organizations that provide health care goods and services. As shareholders of these organizations, our physicians are able to provide a strong influence on the quality, cost and effectiveness of the services and goods that are part of the health care delivered to our patients. We recognize that you will want to know of the financial relationships of our physicians with any organization that is also involved in the provision of your health care services. Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services requires and the American Medical Association strongly encourages that our physicians provide public information about their financial relations with healthcare facilities and distribution organizations. Therefore, this document serves as notice to you of the various investment and financial interests of the physicians of Neuroscience Specialists, P.C. Our physicians are owner members of the following health care-related facilities:
Oklahoma Spine Hospital-14101 Parkway Commons Dr., Oklahoma City, OK 73134
Oklahoma Diagnostic Imagining- 236 NW 62nd St, Oklahoma City, OK 73118
Oklahoma Diagnostic Imagining- 2209 SW 74th Service Road, Oklahoma City, OK 73112
Per Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010, you must be given a formal written notice that there exist “suppliers”(meaning a physician or other practitioner, facility or entity) other than Oklahoma Spine Hospital and Oklahoma Diagnostic Imagining within a 25-mile radius of this facility who are capable of providing comparable services. These entities include but are not limited to the following: Alliance Health Deaconess- 5501 N Portland Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73112 Mercy Hospital- 4300 W Memorial Rd, Oklahoma City, OK 73120 Mercy Imaging- 4300 W Memorial Rd, Oklahoma City, OK 73120, 520 S. Mustang Rd, Yukon, OK 73099 1705 Renaissance Blvd Suite 135, Edmond, OK 73013 OCOM- 13301 N Meridian Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73120 Vantage MRI- 3400 W Hefner Rd, Oklahoma City, OK 73120 The facilities above are being provided to you to ensure compliance with Section 6003 of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 (ACA). This is not an endorsement or recommendation, merely a legal requirement of ACA. Neuroscience Specialist has a Medicare DME license to distribute. If your physician feels you would benefit from a brace, we can dispense it from our office. In addition, some of the physicians of Neuroscience Specialists also have ownership in or receive royalties from the following companies and or services, Alphatec Spine Inc., Pulchella Technologies, Verbena IOM, PJW Medical LLC, Axon Neuromonitoring, American Intraoperative Monitoring, XY&Z Neurological Services PLLC, Axon Protective Services LLC, OLJ IOM PLLC, US Neurologic PLLC, Spine Surgery Assist PLLC, Neuro Assist America LLC, Global Health Assist LLC, United Surgical Associates PLLC and Assist Services PLLC. Some of the facilities and services listed above might not have a contractual agreement with your health insurance and will therefore be out-of-network. You are acknowledging this possibility and you are making an informed decision. You have the right to choose the provider of your health care services and you have the option of utilizing an alternate health care facility or services. If you choose to obtain health care, braces or other health care services from another facility you will not be treated differently by your physician. If you have any questions concerning this notice, please feel free to ask your physician or contact Star Little, COO at 405-752-2727. If desired, our staff can provide information about alternative providers.