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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $233 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 6 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,532
Rank: 38th
out of 2,711 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
13,341
Rank: 108th
out of 2,711 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
8.7 This Provider
Avg 5.9
Total Paid
by Medicare
$268K
Rank: 191st
out of 2,711 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$175 This Provider
Avg $233

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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Charles R. Beasley
Average for Internal Medicine 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.

Individuals

MACK MCCLAIN

THOMAS FISHER

ANDREW SIMAYS

BOYD GASQUE

GEORGE PROVOSTY

Organizations

SOUTHEASTERN REGIONAL M...

COUNTY OF ROBESON

Patients saw before

Charles R. Beasley

Patients saw after

Individuals

MACK MCCLAIN

THOMAS FISHER

MICHAEL BROOKS

BOYD GASQUE

ANDREW SIMAYS

Organizations

SOUTHEASTERN REGIONAL M...

COUNTY OF ROBESON

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 30 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
DRUGS

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

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

Service Code: J3301
Performed in an office
4,240
times performed,
32% of his services

1st 27th

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

237
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$12,720an average of $3 per time performed $4,240
an average of $1 per time performed
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
2,801
times performed,
21% of his services

2nd 2nd

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

1,055
patients got this service, 69% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$296,906an average of $106 per time performed $123,244
an average of $44 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
2,565
times performed,
19% of his services

3rd 3rd

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

1,022
patients got this service, 67% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$25,650an average of $10 per time performed $7,695
an average of $3 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
1,440
times performed,
11% of his services

4th 1st

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

801
patients got this service, 52% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$227,520an average of $158 per time performed $92,160
an average of $64 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
532
times performed,
4% of his services

5th 18th

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

322
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$18,620an average of $35 per time performed $9,044
an average of $17 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 (fluzone) ×

Service Code: Q2038
Performed in an office
265
times performed,
2% of his services

6th 44th

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

263
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,300an average of $20 per time performed $3,445
an average of $13 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
263
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 13th

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

261
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,679an average of $33 per time performed $6,049
an average of $23 per time performed
MEDICINE

Determination of lung volumes using gas dilution or washout +

Determination of lung volumes using gas dilution or washout ×

Service Code: 94727
Performed in a facility
129
times performed,
0.97% of his services

8th 303rd

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

128
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,580an average of $20 per time performed $1,161
an average of $9 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

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

Service Code: 71020
Performed in an office
124
times performed,
0.93% of his services

9th 40th

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

117
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,836an average of $39 per time performed $1,736
an average of $14 per time performed
MEDICINE

Measurement of lung diffusing capacity

Service Code: 94729
Performed in a facility
118
times performed,
0.88% of his services

10th 241st

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

118
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,360an average of $20 per time performed $708
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
102
times performed,
0.76% of his services

11th 12th

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

95
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$2,550an average of $25 per time performed $1,326
an average of $13 per time performed
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
99
times performed,
0.74% of his services

12th 178th

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

99
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$12,969an average of $131 per time performed $1,089
an average of $11 per time performed
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
98
times performed,
0.73% of his services

13th 203rd

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

98
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$12,838an average of $131 per time performed $1,568
an average of $16 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, vitamin b-12 cyanocobalamin, up to 1000 mcg

Service Code: J3420
Performed in an office
72
times performed,
0.54% of his services

14th 35th

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

23
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
3.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.7)
$72an average of $1 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urinalysis, manual test

Service Code: 81002
Performed in an office
60
times performed,
0.45% of his services

15th 45th

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

52
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$420an average of $7 per time performed $240
an average of $4 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
57
times performed,
0.43% of his services

16th 32nd

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

45
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$57an average of $1 per time performed $0
an average of $0 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
49
times performed,
0.37% of his services

17th 88th

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

49
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,869an average of $181 per time performed $3,920
an average of $80 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 2... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 20 minutes ×

Service Code: 99202
Performed in an office
45
times performed,
0.34% of his services

18th 195th

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

45
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,535an average of $123 per time performed $2,250
an average of $50 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
44
times performed,
0.33% of his services

19th 23rd

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

42
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,892an average of $43 per time performed $572
an average of $13 per time performed
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
34
times performed,
0.25% of his services

20th 4th

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

32
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$4,318an average of $127 per time performed $1,836
an average of $54 per time performed
MEDICINE

Measurement and graphic recording of total and timed exha... +

Measurement and graphic recording of total and timed exhaled air capacity ×

Service Code: 94010
Performed in a facility
31
times performed,
0.23% of his services

21st 324th

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

31
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$620an average of $20 per time performed $155
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated urinalysis test

Service Code: 81003
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.19% of his services

22nd 25th

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

24
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$150an average of $6 per time performed $75
an average of $3 per time performed
MEDICINE

Single measurement of remaining air or lung capacity afte... +

Single measurement of remaining air or lung capacity after exhalation ×

Service Code: 94250
Performed in a facility
25
times performed,
0.19% of his services

23rd Alert

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

25
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$500an average of $20 per time performed $100
an average of $4 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone sodium succinate, up to 40 mg +

Injection, methylprednisolone sodium succinate, up to 40 mg ×

Service Code: J2920
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.18% of his services

24th 339th

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

23
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$96an average of $4 per time performed $24
an average of $1 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 40 mg

Service Code: J1030
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.16% of his services

25th 130th

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

19
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$154an average of $7 per time performed $44
an average of $2 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
20
times performed,
0.15% of his services

26th 66th

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

20
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,160an average of $258 per time performed $1,720
an average of $86 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of chest, 1 view, front

Service Code: 71010
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.14% of his services

27th 201st

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

18
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$551an average of $29 per time performed $190
an average of $10 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
13
times performed,
0.1% of his services

28th 38th

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

13
patients got this service, 0.85% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$1,040an average of $80 per time performed $390
an average of $30 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
13
times performed,
0.1% of his services

29th 24th

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

13
patients got this service, 0.85% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$2,912an average of $224 per time performed $1,014
an average of $78 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
12
times performed,
0.09% of his services

30th 34th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.72% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$72an average of $6 per time performed $36
an average of $3 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 "Internal 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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