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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $234 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
762
Rank: 223rd
out of 2,169 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
7,245
Rank: 144th
out of 2,169 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
9.5 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$290K
Rank: 80th
out of 2,169 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$380 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $234

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

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

ASHOK CHAUHAN

NITIN KUMAR

HENRY ROSE

JAMES PARK

KYUNG HAN KIM

Organizations

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

ALEXANDRIA HOSPITAL INC...

Patients saw before

John K. Kim

Patients saw after

Individuals

ASHOK CHAUHAN

NITIN KUMAR

KYUNG HAN KIM

KEITH CHU

TAMMY LAMB

Organizations

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

ALEXANDRIA HOSPITAL INC...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 18 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, denosumab (prolia, xgeva), 1 mg

Service Code: J0897
Performed in an office
2,880
times performed,
40% of his services

1st 18th

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

46
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$57,600an average of $20 per time performed $31,680
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
1,543
times performed,
21% of his services

2nd 1st

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

603
patients got this service, 79% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$200,590an average of $130 per time performed $124,983
an average of $81 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
1,322
times performed,
18% of his services

3rd 2nd

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

382
patients got this service, 50% of his patients
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$145,420an average of $110 per time performed $77,998
an average of $59 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
330
times performed,
5% of his services

4th 34th

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

175
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$9,900an average of $30 per time performed $6,930
an average of $21 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 (fluvirin) ×

Service Code: Q2037
Performed in an office
243
times performed,
3% of his services

5th 37th

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

236
patients got this service, 31% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,860an average of $20 per time performed $3,402
an average of $14 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
240
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 13th

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

234
patients got this service, 31% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,440an average of $31 per time performed $6,720
an average of $28 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
168
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 16th

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

159
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$11,760an average of $70 per time performed $2,520
an average of $15 per time performed
DRUGS

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

Service Code: J3420
Performed in an office
168
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 74th

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

82
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.7)
$840an average of $5 per time performed $0
an average of $0 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
80
times performed,
1% of his services

9th 57th

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

80
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$18,000an average of $225 per time performed $10,320
an average of $129 per time performed
MEDICINE

Chest ultrasound examination of heart

Service Code: 93307
Performed in an office
72
times performed,
0.99% of his services

10th Alert

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

71
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$28,800an average of $400 per time performed $5,616
an average of $78 per time performed
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
54
times performed,
0.75% of his services

11th 53rd

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

54
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$12,150an average of $225 per time performed $9,612
an average of $178 per time performed
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 a facility
29
times performed,
0.4% of his services

12th 89th

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

29
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,350an average of $150 per time performed $3,219
an average of $111 per time performed
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 a facility
28
times performed,
0.39% of his services

13th 39th

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

21
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$2,800an average of $100 per time performed $1,568
an average of $56 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
27
times performed,
0.37% of his services

14th 60th

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

26
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,593an average of $59 per time performed $1,539
an average of $57 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.35% of his services

15th 59th

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

24
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$750an average of $30 per time performed $675
an average of $27 per time performed
AUDITORY SYSTEM

Removal of impact ear wax, one ear

Service Code: 69210
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.19% of his services

16th 118th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,120an average of $80 per time performed $644
an average of $46 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Skin test for tuberculosis

Service Code: 86580
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.15% of his services

17th 258th

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)
$231an average of $21 per time performed $77
an average of $7 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
11
times performed,
0.15% of his services

18th 55th

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)
$2,200an average of $200 per time performed $1,364
an average of $124 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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