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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $193 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 6 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,262
Rank: 27th
out of 2,477 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
10,581
Rank: 54th
out of 2,477 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
8.4 This Provider
Avg 5.6
Total Paid
by Medicare
$312K
Rank: 32nd
out of 2,477 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$247 This Provider
Avg $193

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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Robert E. Lane
Average for Family Practice Providers in North Carolina

Who Patients See Before and After This Provider

Providers often refer their patients to a small network of other providers and organizations. Here’s who patients saw the most patients within 30 days before or after this provider, from Jan. 2012 to June 2013.

Patients saw before

Robert E. Lane

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 50 different services in 2012
CATEGORY
Description of Service
Times Performed (or Units) This Service's Rank Patients Unique Visits
Per Patient
Billed to Medicare Payments from Medicare
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
2,638
times performed,
25% of his services

1st 2nd

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

1,005
patients got this service, 80% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$237,420an average of $90 per time performed $113,434
an average of $43 per time performed
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
1,361
times performed,
13% of his services

2nd 5th

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

850
patients got this service, 67% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$47,635an average of $35 per time performed $14,971
an average of $11 per time performed
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
904
times performed,
9% of his services

3rd 1st

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

578
patients got this service, 46% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$122,040an average of $135 per time performed $57,856
an average of $64 per time performed
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
874
times performed,
8% of his services

4th 3rd

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

454
patients got this service, 36% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$7,866an average of $9 per time performed $2,622
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urinalysis, manual test

Service Code: 81002
Performed in an office
775
times performed,
7% of his services

5th 20th

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

587
patients got this service, 47% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$12,400an average of $16 per time performed $3,100
an average of $4 per time performed
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 (flulaval) ×

Service Code: Q2036
Performed in an office
440
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 75th

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

434
patients got this service, 34% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,600an average of $15 per time performed $3,960
an average of $9 per time performed
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
379
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 43rd

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

379
patients got this service, 30% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$47,375an average of $125 per time performed $40,174
an average of $106 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
367
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 6th

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

362
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,175an average of $25 per time performed $8,441
an average of $23 per time performed
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
350
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 94th

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

350
patients got this service, 28% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$12,250an average of $35 per time performed $7,700
an average of $22 per time performed
MEDICINE

Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, di... +

Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96372
Performed in an office
334
times performed,
3% of his services

10th 9th

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

91
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
3.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$11,690an average of $35 per time performed $5,344
an average of $16 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of chest, 2 views, front and side

Service Code: 71020
Performed in an office
319
times performed,
3% of his services

11th 30th

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

160
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$14,674an average of $46 per time performed $6,380
an average of $20 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
315
times performed,
3% of his services

12th 4th

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

78
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 6.2)
$10,395an average of $33 per time performed $1,890
an average of $6 per time performed
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
150
times performed,
1% of his services

13th 26th

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

73
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$9,000an average of $60 per time performed $4,200
an average of $28 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, betamethasone acetate 3mg and betamethasone so... +

Injection, betamethasone acetate 3mg and betamethasone sodium phosphate 3mg ×

Service Code: J0702
Performed in an office
87
times performed,
0.82% of his services

14th 113th

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

38
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,392an average of $16 per time performed $348
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood glucose (sugar) test performed by hand-held instrument +

Blood glucose (sugar) test performed by hand-held instrument ×

Service Code: 82962
Performed in an office
85
times performed,
0.8% of his services

15th 29th

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

68
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$1,530an average of $18 per time performed $255
an average of $3 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Cervical or vaginal cancer screening; pelvic and clinical... +

Cervical or vaginal cancer screening; pelvic and clinical breast examination ×

Service Code: G0101
Performed in an office
83
times performed,
0.78% of his services

16th 123rd

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

82
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,150an average of $50 per time performed $2,988
an average of $36 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation +

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation ×

Service Code: 85651
Performed in an office
74
times performed,
0.7% of his services

17th 109th

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

55
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,368an average of $32 per time performed $370
an average of $5 per time performed
MEDICINE

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) with tracing using at lea... +

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) with tracing using at least 12 leads ×

Service Code: 93005
Performed in an office
66
times performed,
0.62% of his services

18th 107th

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

63
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,782an average of $27 per time performed $396
an average of $6 per time performed
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 an office
65
times performed,
0.61% of his services

19th 128th

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

62
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,925an average of $45 per time performed $325
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood

Service Code: 82272
Performed in an office
64
times performed,
0.6% of his services

20th 220th

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

27
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,600an average of $25 per time performed $320
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Strep test (streptococcus, group a)

Service Code: 87880
Performed in an office
51
times performed,
0.48% of his services

21st 116th

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

50
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,397an average of $47 per time performed $816
an average of $16 per time performed
AUDITORY SYSTEM

Removal of impact ear wax, one ear

Service Code: 69210
Performed in an office
49
times performed,
0.46% of his services

22nd 111th

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

46
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,940an average of $60 per time performed $1,519
an average of $31 per time performed
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
47
times performed,
0.44% of his services

23rd 56th

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

47
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,870an average of $210 per time performed $4,324
an average of $92 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of pelvis, 1 or 2 views

Service Code: 72170
Performed in an office
43
times performed,
0.41% of his services

24th 310th

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

35
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,978an average of $46 per time performed $774
an average of $18 per time performed
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
42
times performed,
0.4% of his services

25th 17th

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

41
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$7,770an average of $185 per time performed $3,822
an average of $91 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of shoulder, 1 view

Service Code: 73020
Performed in an office
40
times performed,
0.38% of his services

26th Alert

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

24
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,320an average of $33 per time performed $600
an average of $15 per time performed
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 implementation of the plan of care that meets patient's needs, per certification period ×

Service Code: G0180
Performed in an office
39
times performed,
0.37% of his services

27th 69th

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

38
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,925an average of $75 per time performed $1,521
an average of $39 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of spine of neck, 2 or 3 views

Service Code: 72040
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
0.36% of his services

28th 270th

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

19
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,090an average of $55 per time performed $1,102
an average of $29 per time performed
MEDICINE

Ultrasound scanning of blood flow (outside the brain) on ... +

Ultrasound scanning of blood flow (outside the brain) on both sides of head and neck ×

Service Code: 93880
Performed in an office
37
times performed,
0.35% of his services

29th 149th

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

37
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,660an average of $180 per time performed $4,255
an average of $115 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of knee, 1 or 2 views

Service Code: 73560
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
0.34% of his services

30th 177th

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

33
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,620an average of $45 per time performed $756
an average of $21 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

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

Service Code: 72100
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
0.34% of his services

31st 131st

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

34
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,412an average of $67 per time performed $828
an average of $23 per time performed
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
35
times performed,
0.33% of his services

32nd 40th

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

35
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,725an average of $135 per time performed $1,890
an average of $54 per time performed
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
30
times performed,
0.28% of his services

33rd 126th

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

30
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,750an average of $125 per time performed $3,750
an average of $125 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of foot, 2 views

Service Code: 73620
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
0.28% of his services

34th 436th

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,140an average of $38 per time performed $600
an average of $20 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of thigh, 2 views

Service Code: 73550
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.25% of his services

35th Alert

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

24
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$936an average of $36 per time performed $546
an average of $21 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Electrocardiogram, routine ecg with 12 leads; performed a... +

Electrocardiogram, routine ecg with 12 leads; performed as a screening for the initial preventive physical examination with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: G0403
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.25% of his services

36th 176th

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

26
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,080an average of $80 per time performed $104
an average of $4 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Smoking and tobacco cessation counseling visit for the as... +

Smoking and tobacco cessation counseling visit for the asymptomatic patient; intermediate, greater than 3 minutes, up to 10 minutes ×

Service Code: G0436
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.25% of his services

37th 203rd

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

26
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$572an average of $22 per time performed $338
an average of $13 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.25% of his services

38th 52nd

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

26
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$650an average of $25 per time performed $598
an average of $23 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of chest, 1 view, front

Service Code: 71010
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.24% of his services

39th Alert

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$875an average of $35 per time performed $425
an average of $17 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.21% of his services

40th 88th

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

22
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,892an average of $86 per time performed $1,188
an average of $54 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injections of tendon sheath, ligament, or muscle membrane +

Injections of tendon sheath, ligament, or muscle membrane ×

Service Code: 20550
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.17% of his services

41st 322nd

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,350an average of $75 per time performed $738
an average of $41 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Bone density measurement using dedicated x-ray machine

Service Code: 77081
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.15% of his services

42nd Alert

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,048an average of $128 per time performed $432
an average of $27 per time performed
MEDICINE

Vaccine for pneumococcal polysaccharide for injection ben... +

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

Service Code: 90732
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.15% of his services

43rd 44th

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$560an average of $35 per time performed $560
an average of $35 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound behind abdominal cavity

Service Code: 76770
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.14% of his services

44th 282nd

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,500an average of $100 per time performed $1,050
an average of $70 per time performed
MEDICINE

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted ... +

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted blood flow rate, direction, and valve function ×

Service Code: 93306
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.14% of his services

45th 143rd

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

15
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,100an average of $140 per time performed $1,530
an average of $102 per time performed
MEDICINE

Vaccine for tetanus and diphtheria injection into muscle,... +

Vaccine for tetanus and diphtheria injection into muscle, patient 7 years of age and older ×

Service Code: 90718
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.13% of his services

46th 377th

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$322an average of $23 per time performed $154
an average of $11 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule +

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule ×

Service Code: 20610
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.13% of his services

47th 55th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.87% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,148an average of $82 per time performed $714
an average of $51 per time performed
MEDICINE

Pneumococcal vaccine for injection into muscle

Service Code: 90670
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.12% of his services

48th 320th

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,690an average of $130 per time performed $1,690
an average of $130 per time performed
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
13
times performed,
0.12% of his services

49th 22nd

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$910an average of $70 per time performed $156
an average of $12 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (0.5 centimeters or less)... +

Destruction of malignant growth (0.5 centimeters or less) of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 17280
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.12% of his services

50th Alert

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

12
patients got this service, 0.95% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,820an average of $140 per time performed $1,326
an average of $102 per time performed

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.

Notes: This provider has a self-reported specialty of "Family Medicine." In some cases the self-reported specialty may differ from the specialty listed above, which comes from Medicare. Medicare redacted this data for any services provided to fewer than 11 patients.

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