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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $272 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,241
Rank: 68th
out of 344 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
3,480
Rank: 187th
out of 344 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
2.8 This Provider
Avg 5.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$140K
Rank: 193rd
out of 344 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$112 This Provider
Avg $272

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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John C. Murray
Average for Dermatology 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

John C. Murray

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 9 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 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99212
Performed in an office
1,352
times performed,
39% of his services

1st 4th

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

886
patients got this service, 71% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$110,864an average of $82 per time performed $36,504
an average of $27 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
596
times performed,
17% of his services

2nd 2nd

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

503
patients got this service, 41% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$78,076an average of $131 per time performed $28,012
an average of $47 per time performed
MEDICINE

Skin application of tar and ultraviolet b or petrolatum a... +

Skin application of tar and ultraviolet b or petrolatum and ultraviolet b ×

Service Code: 96910
Performed in an office
509
times performed,
15% of his services

3rd 25th

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

24
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
21.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 14.1)
$54,972an average of $108 per time performed $24,941
an average of $49 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
441
times performed,
13% of his services

4th 3rd

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

333
patients got this service, 27% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$73,647an average of $167 per time performed $21,168
an average of $48 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of single growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11100
Performed in an office
334
times performed,
10% of his services

5th 5th

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

287
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$72,478an average of $217 per time performed $23,714
an average of $71 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 2-14 skin growths

Service Code: 17003
Performed in an office
115
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 1st

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

77
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$6,210an average of $54 per time performed $575
an average of $5 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of each additional growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11101
Performed in an office
63
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 9th

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

48
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$8,190an average of $130 per time performed $1,512
an average of $24 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
38
times performed,
1% of his services

8th 10th

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)
$5,168an average of $136 per time performed $1,862
an average of $49 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Injection of up to 7 skin growths

Service Code: 11900
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
0.92% of his services

9th 31st

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

12
patients got this service, 0.97% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$4,512an average of $141 per time performed $1,152
an average of $36 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 "Dermatology." 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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