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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $199 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 6 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
590
Rank: 328th
out of 2,592 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
10,371
Rank: 59th
out of 2,592 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
17.6 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 6
Total Paid
by Medicare
$449K
Rank: 6th
out of 2,592 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$762 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $199

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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Marcono R. Hines
Average for Family Medicine Providers in North Carolina

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 73 different services in 2013
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Drug Services
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
2,267
times performed,
22% of his services

1st 2nd

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

380
patients got this service, 64% of his patients
6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$215,750an average of $95 per time performed $106,549
an average of $47 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Creatinine level to test for kidney function or muscle in... +

Creatinine level to test for kidney function or muscle injury ×

Service Code: 82570
Performed in an office
1,597
times performed,
15% of his services

2nd 41st

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

403
patients got this service, 68% of his patients
4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$19,164an average of $12 per time performed $11,195
an average of $7 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Alcohol (ethanol) level

Service Code: 82055
Performed in an office
1,596
times performed,
15% of his services

3rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

403
patients got this service, 68% of his patients
4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$43,092an average of $27 per time performed $23,365
an average of $15 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Drug screen, qualitative; multiple drug classes by high c... +

Drug screen, qualitative; multiple drug classes by high complexity test method (e. g. , immunoassay, enzyme assay), per patient encounter ×

Service Code: G0431
Performed in an office
1,595
times performed,
15% of his services

4th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

403
patients got this service, 68% of his patients
4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$526,350an average of $330 per time performed $157,219
an average of $99 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Body fluid ph level

Service Code: 83986
Performed in an office
1,595
times performed,
15% of his services

5th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

403
patients got this service, 68% of his patients
4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$15,950an average of $10 per time performed $7,736
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

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

Established patient office or other outpatient, visit typically 25 minutes ×

Service Code: 99214
Performed in an office
998
times performed,
10% of his services

6th 1st

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

348
patients got this service, 59% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$133,852an average of $134 per time performed $78,074
an average of $78 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 4... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 45 minutes ×

Service Code: 99204
Performed in an office
170
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 58th

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

170
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$33,150an average of $195 per time performed $18,404
an average of $108 per time performed
medical
PROSTHETIC PROCEDURES

Implantable neurostimulator electrode, each

Service Code: L8680
Performed in an office
90
times performed,
0.87% of his services

8th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

26
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$49,500an average of $550 per time performed $30,485
an average of $339 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
57
times performed,
0.55% of his services

9th 7th

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

57
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,425an average of $25 per time performed $1,359
an average of $24 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of lower and sacral spine, minimum of 4 views

Service Code: 72110
Performed in an office
54
times performed,
0.52% of his services

10th 175th

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

54
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,826an average of $126 per time performed $2,007
an average of $37 per time performed
drug
MEDICINE

Vaccine for influenza virus for injection into skin

Service Code: 90654
Performed in an office
53
times performed,
0.51% of his services

11th 291st

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

53
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,590an average of $30 per time performed $983
an average of $19 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Implantation of peripheral nerve neurostimulator electrodes +

Implantation of peripheral nerve neurostimulator electrodes ×

Service Code: 64555
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
0.29% of his services

12th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

26
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$6,750an average of $225 per time performed $4,531
an average of $151 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
25
times performed,
0.24% of his services

13th 44th

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

25
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,625an average of $145 per time performed $1,354
an average of $54 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated urinalysis test

Service Code: 81003
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.21% of his services

14th 12th

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

17
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$523an average of $24 per time performed $67
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Respiratory inhaled pressure or nonpressure treatment to ... +

Respiratory inhaled pressure or nonpressure treatment to relieve airway obstruction or for sputum specimen ×

Service Code: 94640
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.19% of his services

15th 115th

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,300an average of $65 per time performed $253
an average of $13 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of upper spine, 4 or 5 views

Service Code: 72050
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.18% of his services

16th 293rd

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

19
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,375an average of $125 per time performed $662
an average of $35 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of lower and sacral spine, 2 or 3 views

Service Code: 72100
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.14% of his services

17th 149th

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

15
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,440an average of $96 per time performed $409
an average of $27 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

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

Established patient office or other outpatient, visit typically 40 minutes ×

Service Code: 99215
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.12% of his services

18th 17th

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$2,140an average of $178 per time performed $1,073
an average of $89 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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