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This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $233 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
759
Rank: 171st
out of 1,839 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
7,201
Rank: 129th
out of 1,839 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
9.5 This Provider
Avg 5.1
Total Paid
by Medicare
$304K
Rank: 56th
out of 1,839 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$401 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $233

Note: About 12% of this provider’s Medicare payments were for drugs administered in his office.
This is intended to reimburse the provider for purchasing the drugs, plus an additional percentage for overhead.

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 K. Kim
Average for Internal Medicine Providers in Virginia

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 31 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
drug
DRUGS

Injection, denosumab, 1 mg

Service Code: J0897
Performed in an office
2,460
times performed,
34% of his services

1st 23rd

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

41
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$49,200an average of $20 per time performed $27,429
an average of $11 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
1,707
times performed,
24% of his services

2nd 1st

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

656
patients got this service, 86% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$222,303an average of $130 per time performed $140,981
an average of $83 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
1,100
times performed,
15% of his services

3rd 2nd

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

376
patients got this service, 50% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$121,000an average of $110 per time performed $65,802
an average of $60 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Injection into tissue or muscle for therapy, diagnosis, o... +

Injection into tissue or muscle for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96372
Performed in an office
384
times performed,
5% of his services

4th 25th

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

185
patients got this service, 24% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$11,520an average of $30 per time performed $8,694
an average of $23 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
308
times performed,
4% of his services

5th 11th

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

299
patients got this service, 39% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$16,709an average of $54 per time performed $8,969
an average of $29 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
303
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 27th

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

295
patients got this service, 39% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,545an average of $25 per time performed $4,306
an average of $14 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
259
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 14th

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

243
patients got this service, 32% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$18,130an average of $70 per time performed $3,854
an average of $15 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

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

Service Code: J3420
Performed in an office
208
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 54th

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

109
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.7)
$1,040an average of $5 per time performed $208
an average of $1 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
126
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 29th

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

126
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$25,200an average of $200 per time performed $15,619
an average of $124 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
67
times performed,
0.93% of his services

10th 51st

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

67
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$15,075an average of $225 per time performed $8,478
an average of $127 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
65
times performed,
0.9% of his services

11th 46th

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

65
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,320an average of $51 per time performed $1,894
an average of $29 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
50
times performed,
0.69% of his services

12th 49th

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

50
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,630an average of $73 per time performed $3,328
an average of $67 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: 93307
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
0.42% of his services

13th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

30
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$12,000an average of $400 per time performed $1,980
an average of $66 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Diagnostic testing in a pulmonary function lab

Service Code: 94375
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.33% of his services

14th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

24
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,136an average of $89 per time performed $884
an average of $37 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

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

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

Service Code: G0438
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.26% of his services

15th 38th

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

19
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,275an average of $225 per time performed $3,568
an average of $188 per time performed
medical
AUDITORY SYSTEM

Removal of impact ear wax

Service Code: 69210
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.22% of his services

16th 89th

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,280an average of $80 per time performed $738
an average of $46 per time performed
drug
MEDICINE

Pneumococcal vaccine for injection

Service Code: 90670
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.21% of his services

17th 118th

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)
$2,625an average of $175 per time performed $2,133
an average of $142 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
14
times performed,
0.19% of his services

18th 122nd

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,940an average of $210 per time performed $2,521
an average of $180 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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