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This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $116 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
539
Rank: 38th
out of 998 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
3,581
Rank: 21st
out of 998 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
6.6 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 3.7
Total Paid
by Medicare
$124K
Rank: 18th
out of 998 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$230 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $116

Office Visits

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Medicare reimburses office visits using a five-point scale, with five being the most intensive and costly. The chart below shows what percentage of this provider’s office visits were reimbursed at each level. A higher than average proportion of costly visits is not necessarily an indication of a problem, but it may be worth asking about.

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Penny L. Mitchell
Average for Nurse Practitioner, Family Providers in North Carolina

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 16 different services in 2013
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Medical Services
CATEGORY
Description of Service
Times Performed (or Units) This Service's Rank Patients Unique Visits
Per Patient
Billed to Medicare Payments from Medicare
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typ... +

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 15 minutes ×

Service Code: 99213
Performed in an office
2,607
times performed,
73% of her services

1st 2nd

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

494
patients got this service, 92% of her patients
5.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$657,329an average of $252 per time performed $104,880
an average of $40 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specif... +

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specified, 10 mg ×

Service Code: J3301
Performed in an office
330
times performed,
9% of her services

2nd 8th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

75
patients got this service, 14% of her patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$7,260an average of $22 per time performed $429
an average of $1 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Drug screen, other than chromatographic; any number of dr... +

Drug screen, other than chromatographic; any number of drug classes, by clia waived test or moderate complexity test, per patient encounter ×

Service Code: G0434
Performed in an office
177
times performed,
5% of her services

3rd 97th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

155
patients got this service, 29% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$51,850an average of $293 per time performed $3,393
an average of $19 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typ... +

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99212
Performed in an office
139
times performed,
4% of her services

4th 25th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

71
patients got this service, 13% of her patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$21,924an average of $158 per time performed $3,422
an average of $25 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injection of trigger points in 1 or 2 muscles

Service Code: 20552
Performed in an office
121
times performed,
3% of her services

5th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

most performed service for this provider 5 or fewer providers in this specialty in NC perform this service

59
patients got this service, 11% of her patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$31,504an average of $260 per time performed $3,613
an average of $30 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 3... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 30 minutes ×

Service Code: 99203
Performed in an office
85
times performed,
2% of her services

6th 20th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

85
patients got this service, 16% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$32,130an average of $378 per time performed $5,064
an average of $60 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, ketorolac tromethamine, per 15 mg

Service Code: J1885
Performed in an office
54
times performed,
2% of her services

7th 38th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

15
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$864an average of $16 per time performed $17
an average of $0 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injection procedure into sacroiliac joint for imaging, an... +

Injection procedure into sacroiliac joint for imaging, anesthetic, or drug administration using imaging guidance ×

Service Code: 27096
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.61% of her services

8th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

most performed service for this provider 5 or fewer providers in this specialty in NC perform this service

15
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$17,180an average of $781 per time performed $2,018
an average of $92 per time performed

Notes: Medicare redacted this data for any services provided to fewer than 11 patients. The contact information listed above is the most current we have for this provider. The services listed on this page may have been delivered at a previous address or as part of a different practice.

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Sources: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, National Plan and Provider Enumeration System, American Medical Association

Services that begin with a letter come from CMS. All other codes and descriptions of the medical procedures are from the Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code set, copyright 2013 American Medical Association. All rights reserved. Where practical, AMA’s consumer friendly translation of the CPT descriptor was used. ProPublica has received permission from the AMA to use these codes on this site.

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