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This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $241 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 6 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
632
Rank: 450th
out of 2,400 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
7,296
Rank: 258th
out of 2,400 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
11.5 This Provider
Avg 6.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$196K
Rank: 309th
out of 2,400 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$310 This Provider
Avg $241

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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Michael S. Stutesman
Average for Internal Medicine Providers in North Carolina

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 75 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
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
812
times performed,
11% of his services

1st 11th

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

100
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
8.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.2)
$22,736an average of $28 per time performed $4,320
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 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99212
Performed in an office
789
times performed,
11% of his services

2nd 43rd

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

140
patients got this service, 22% of his patients
5.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$53,652an average of $68 per time performed $22,526
an average of $29 per time performed
medical
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Insertion of needle into vein for collection of blood sample +

Insertion of needle into vein for collection of blood sample ×

Service Code: 36415
Performed in an office
699
times performed,
10% of his services

3rd 3rd

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

367
patients got this service, 58% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$5,592an average of $8 per time performed $2,062
an average of $3 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
628
times performed,
9% of his services

4th 1st

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

310
patients got this service, 49% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$86,664an average of $138 per time performed $40,588
an average of $65 per time performed
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
599
times performed,
8% of his services

5th 2nd

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

339
patients got this service, 54% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$55,108an average of $92 per time performed $25,368
an average of $42 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, p... +

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, platelets), automated test ×

Service Code: 85025
Performed in an office
457
times performed,
6% of his services

6th 7th

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

339
patients got this service, 54% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$19,651an average of $43 per time performed $4,803
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated urinalysis test

Service Code: 81003
Performed in an office
416
times performed,
6% of his services

7th 22nd

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

291
patients got this service, 46% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$9,568an average of $23 per time performed $1,265
an average of $3 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
355
times performed,
5% of his services

8th 47th

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

263
patients got this service, 42% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$15,265an average of $43 per time performed $2,481
an average of $7 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
351
times performed,
5% of his services

9th 12th

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

163
patients got this service, 26% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$23,517an average of $67 per time performed $4,602
an average of $13 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
308
times performed,
4% of his services

10th 9th

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

289
patients got this service, 46% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$32,032an average of $104 per time performed $5,578
an average of $18 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Annual wellness visit, includes a personalized prevention... +

Annual wellness visit, includes a personalized prevention plan of service (pps), subsequent visit ×

Service Code: G0439
Performed in an office
280
times performed,
4% of his services

11th 26th

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

280
patients got this service, 44% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$50,621an average of $181 per time performed $29,386
an average of $105 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
242
times performed,
3% of his services

12th 14th

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

239
patients got this service, 38% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,458an average of $35 per time performed $5,745
an average of $24 per time performed
drug
TEMPORARY CODES

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered t... +

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered to individuals 3 years of age and older, for intramuscular use (fluvirin) ×

Service Code: Q2037
Performed in an office
242
times performed,
3% of his services

13th 31st

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

239
patients got this service, 38% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,284an average of $30 per time performed $3,478
an average of $14 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Colorectal cancer screening; fecal occult blood test, imm... +

Colorectal cancer screening; fecal occult blood test, immunoassay, 1-3 simultaneous ×

Service Code: G0328
Performed in an office
187
times performed,
3% of his services

14th 109th

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

187
patients got this service, 30% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,675an average of $25 per time performed $4,030
an average of $22 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

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

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 5 minutes ×

Service Code: 99211
Performed in an office
95
times performed,
1% of his services

15th 17th

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

70
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$4,180an average of $44 per time performed $1,035
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99232
Performed in a facility
95
times performed,
1% of his services

16th 4th

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

40
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$12,255an average of $129 per time performed $5,073
an average of $53 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
80
times performed,
1% of his services

17th 164th

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

65
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$8,880an average of $111 per time performed $3,885
an average of $49 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine microalbumin (protein) analysis, (microalbumin)

Service Code: 82044
Performed in an office
52
times performed,
0.71% of his services

18th 90th

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

52
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,080an average of $40 per time performed $202
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of multiple skin growths

Service Code: 17003
Performed in an office
48
times performed,
0.66% of his services

19th 168th

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

39
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,776an average of $37 per time performed $202
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99233
Performed in a facility
34
times performed,
0.47% of his services

20th 6th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$6,596an average of $194 per time performed $2,612
an average of $77 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Routine ekg using at least 12 leads including interpretat... +

Routine ekg using at least 12 leads including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93000
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
0.47% of his services

21st 20th

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

33
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,264an average of $96 per time performed $306
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, 30 minutes or less

Service Code: 99238
Performed in a facility
33
times performed,
0.45% of his services

22nd 32nd

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

30
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,785an average of $145 per time performed $1,737
an average of $53 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 50 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 50 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99222
Performed in a facility
33
times performed,
0.45% of his services

23rd 55th

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

30
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$8,316an average of $252 per time performed $3,297
an average of $100 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads w... +

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93010
Performed in a facility
22
times performed,
0.3% of his services

24th 23rd

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,034an average of $47 per time performed $137
an average of $6 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Initial preventive physical examination; face-to-face vis... +

Initial preventive physical examination; face-to-face visit, services limited to new beneficiary during the first 12 months of medicare enrollment ×

Service Code: G0402
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.23% of his services

25th 144th

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

17
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,077an average of $181 per time performed $2,634
an average of $155 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
17
times performed,
0.23% of his services

26th 68th

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

17
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,859an average of $227 per time performed $1,609
an average of $95 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.22% of his services

27th 60th

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

16
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$470an average of $29 per time performed $383
an average of $24 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Physician certification for medicare-covered home health ... +

Physician certification for medicare-covered home health services under a home health plan of care (patient not present), including contacts with home health agency and review of reports of patient status required by physicians to affirm the initial imple ×

Service Code: G0180
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.21% of his services

28th 78th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,830an average of $122 per time performed $562
an average of $37 per time performed
drug
MEDICINE

Vaccine for pneumococcal polysaccharide for injection int... +

Vaccine for pneumococcal polysaccharide for injection into muscle, patient 2 years or older ×

Service Code: 90732
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.21% of his services

29th 58th

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$810an average of $54 per time performed $798
an average of $53 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Administration of 1 vaccine

Service Code: 90471
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.18% of his services

30th 88th

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$416an average of $32 per time performed $212
an average of $16 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound scanning of head and neck vessel blood flow (o... +

Ultrasound scanning of head and neck vessel blood flow (outside the brain) ×

Service Code: 93880
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.18% of his services

31st 114th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,850an average of $450 per time performed $1,526
an average of $117 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
13
times performed,
0.18% of his services

32nd 99th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,067an average of $159 per time performed $707
an average of $54 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital observation care typically 50 minutes

Service Code: 99219
Performed in a facility
12
times performed,
0.16% of his services

33rd 140th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,940an average of $245 per time performed $1,205
an average of $100 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99223
Performed in a facility
12
times performed,
0.16% of his services

34th 15th

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)
$3,936an average of $328 per time performed $1,805
an average of $150 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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