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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $192 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
884
Rank: 458th
out of 711 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
7,370
Rank: 63rd
out of 711 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
8.3 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 3.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$521K
Rank: 40th
out of 711 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$589 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $192

How This Provider’s Patients Compare

Doctors often say their patients are sicker or more complex than those of their peers. The measure displayed below, used by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, takes into account patients’ characteristics to estimate whether they are expected to have above-average Medicare spending. It considers patients’ age, sex, diagnoses from the past year and other factors. This provider’s score below takes into account all of his Part B patients.

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 in 2014.

Individuals

ASAD SHAH

JAGDISH PATEL

MAGDALENA KLOCH

BOB MANAM

HARKAMAL REHAL

Organizations

KISHWAUKEE COMMUNITY HO...

THC - CHICAGO, INC.

Patients saw before

PAUL NGUYEN M.D.

Patients saw after

Individuals

ASAD SHAH

JAGDISH PATEL

MAGDALENA KLOCH

MANAV SALWAN

BOB MANAM

Organizations

KISHWAUKEE COMMUNITY HO...

RIDGE AMBULANCE SERVICE...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 63 different services in 2014
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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

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

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99233
Performed in a facility
2,520
times performed,
34% of his services

1st 6th

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

336
patients got this service, 38% of his patients
7.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$427,568an average of $170 per time performed $202,810
an average of $80 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
1,252
times performed,
17% of his services

2nd 3rd

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

279
patients got this service, 32% of his patients
4.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$138,434an average of $111 per time performed $70,137
an average of $56 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
825
times performed,
11% of his services

3rd 2nd

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

402
patients got this service, 45% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$144,804an average of $176 per time performed $60,332
an average of $73 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
539
times performed,
7% of his services

4th 1st

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

236
patients got this service, 27% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$32,340an average of $60 per time performed $3,568
an average of $7 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
419
times performed,
6% of his services

5th 11th

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

339
patients got this service, 38% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$127,301an average of $304 per time performed $64,283
an average of $153 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
274
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 5th

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

178
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$16,440an average of $60 per time performed $3,280
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
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 a facility
273
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 4th

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

248
patients got this service, 28% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$40,950an average of $150 per time performed $13,538
an average of $50 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
177
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 7th

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

135
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$22,490an average of $127 per time performed $9,110
an average of $51 per time performed
medical
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
144
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 15th

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

139
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$72,000an average of $500 per time performed $23,304
an average of $162 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Evaluation, testing, and programming adjustment of perman... +

Evaluation, testing, and programming adjustment of permanent dual lead pacemaker system with physician analysis, review, and report ×

Service Code: 93280
Performed in an office
126
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 35th

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

72
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$7,056an average of $56 per time performed $3,509
an average of $28 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress te... +

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress test with ekg monitoring and physician supervision ×

Service Code: 93016
Performed in a facility
74
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 12th

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

73
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,810an average of $65 per time performed $1,184
an average of $16 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress te... +

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress test with ekg monitoring, physician interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93018
Performed in a facility
74
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 10th

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

73
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,848an average of $52 per time performed $793
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Critical care delivery critically ill or injured patient,... +

Critical care delivery critically ill or injured patient, first 30-74 minutes ×

Service Code: 99291
Performed in a facility
67
times performed,
0.91% of his services

13th 41st

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

58
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$24,399an average of $364 per time performed $11,417
an average of $170 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 6... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 60 minutes ×

Service Code: 99205
Performed in an office
67
times performed,
0.91% of his services

14th 44th

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

67
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$19,879an average of $297 per time performed $10,400
an average of $155 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 15 minutes p... +

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 15 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99308
Performed in an office
66
times performed,
0.9% of his services

15th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

43
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$6,488an average of $98 per time performed $3,635
an average of $55 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 35 minutes per day +

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 35 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99305
Performed in an office
61
times performed,
0.83% of his services

16th 219th

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

61
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$11,600an average of $190 per time performed $6,415
an average of $105 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Evaluation, testing, and programming adjustment of perman... +

Evaluation, testing, and programming adjustment of permanent dual lead cardioverter-defibrillator including physician analysis, review, and report ×

Service Code: 93283
Performed in an office
51
times performed,
0.69% of his services

17th 86th

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

21
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$6,630an average of $130 per time performed $2,219
an average of $44 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 45 minutes per day +

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 45 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99306
Performed in an office
40
times performed,
0.54% of his services

18th 155th

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

39
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$9,684an average of $242 per time performed $5,174
an average of $129 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Evaluation, testing, and programming adjustment of perman... +

Evaluation, testing, and programming adjustment of permanent single lead pacemaker system with physician analysis, review, and report ×

Service Code: 93279
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
0.46% of his services

19th 97th

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,598an average of $47 per time performed $842
an average of $25 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
30
times performed,
0.41% of his services

20th 19th

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

27
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$6,212an average of $207 per time performed $2,915
an average of $97 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Remote evaluations of single, dual, or multiple lead pace... +

Remote evaluations of single, dual, or multiple lead pacemaker or cardioverter-defibrillator transmissions, technician review, support, and distribution of results up to 90 days ×

Service Code: 93296
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
0.38% of his services

21st 40th

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

23
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$1,050an average of $38 per time performed $502
an average of $18 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Evaluation, testing, and programming adjustment of perman... +

Evaluation, testing, and programming adjustment of permanent single lead cardioverter-defibrillator including physician analysis, review, and report ×

Service Code: 93282
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.37% of his services

22nd 133rd

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$1,649an average of $61 per time performed $895
an average of $33 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Remote evaluations of single, dual, or multiple lead pace... +

Remote evaluations of single, dual, or multiple lead pacemaker with physician analysis, review, and report up to 90 days ×

Service Code: 93294
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.33% of his services

23rd 51st

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

19
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$1,157an average of $48 per time performed $606
an average of $25 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Heart rhythm symptom-related tracing of 24-hour ekg monit... +

Heart rhythm symptom-related tracing of 24-hour ekg monitoring up to 30 days ×

Service Code: 93270
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.2% of his services

24th 110th

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)
$765an average of $51 per time performed $98
an average of $7 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Heart rhythm symptom-related interpretation of 24-hour ek... +

Heart rhythm symptom-related interpretation of 24-hour ekg monitoring up to 30 days ×

Service Code: 93272
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.2% of his services

25th 106th

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)
$1,050an average of $70 per time performed $284
an average of $19 per time performed
medical
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Insertion of new or replacement of permanent pacemaker in... +

Insertion of new or replacement of permanent pacemaker including upper and lower chamber electrodes ×

Service Code: 33208
Performed in a facility
11
times performed,
0.15% of his services

26th 125th

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,802an average of $982 per time performed $4,735
an average of $430 per time performed

Office Visits

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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Average for Cardiovascular Disease Providers in Illinois

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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