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This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $112 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,095
Rank: 8th
out of 780 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
4,099
Rank: 22nd
out of 780 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
3.7 This Provider
Avg 3.4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$109K
Rank: 32nd
out of 780 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$99 This Provider
Avg $112

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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Phillip R. Talbert
Average for Physician Assistant, Medical Providers in North Carolina

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 47 different services in 2013
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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

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
1,063
times performed,
26% of his services

1st 10th

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

722
patients got this service, 66% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$74,410an average of $70 per time performed $24,789
an average of $23 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Application of allergenic extract skin patch with reactio... +

Application of allergenic extract skin patch with reaction analysis ×

Service Code: 95044
Performed in an office
612
times performed,
15% of his services

2nd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$9,180an average of $15 per time performed $1,689
an average of $3 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

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

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

Service Code: J3301
Performed in an office
508
times performed,
12% of his services

3rd 16th

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

96
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$2,540an average of $5 per time performed $584
an average of $1 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
372
times performed,
9% of his services

4th 1st

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

274
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$33,480an average of $90 per time performed $15,021
an average of $40 per time performed
medical
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
311
times performed,
8% of his services

5th 44th

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

311
patients got this service, 28% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$37,320an average of $120 per time performed $11,451
an average of $37 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of single growth of skin, tissue, or mouth

Service Code: 11100
Performed in an office
311
times performed,
8% of his services

6th 34th

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

296
patients got this service, 27% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$43,540an average of $140 per time performed $17,730
an average of $57 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
306
times performed,
7% of his services

7th 18th

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

244
patients got this service, 22% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$33,660an average of $110 per time performed $12,641
an average of $41 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of multiple skin growths

Service Code: 17003
Performed in an office
264
times performed,
6% of his services

8th 5th

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

118
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$5,280an average of $20 per time performed $1,045
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of each additional growth of skin, tissue, or mouth +

Biopsy of each additional growth of skin, tissue, or mouth ×

Service Code: 11101
Performed in an office
79
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 69th

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

67
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,740an average of $60 per time performed $1,526
an average of $19 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of up to 14 skin growths

Service Code: 17110
Performed in an office
67
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 41st

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

63
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$10,050an average of $150 per time performed $4,338
an average of $65 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Injection of up to 7 skin growths

Service Code: 11900
Performed in an office
40
times performed,
0.98% of his services

11th 157th

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

33
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$3,200an average of $80 per time performed $1,199
an average of $30 per time performed
medical
AUDITORY SYSTEM

Biopsy of ear

Service Code: 69100
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.49% of his services

12th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

19
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,300an average of $165 per time performed $1,107
an average of $55 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of t... +

Removal of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11602
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.32% of his services

13th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,225an average of $325 per time performed $1,569
an average of $121 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) of t... +

Removal of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11601
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.27% of his services

14th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,300an average of $300 per time performed $1,437
an average of $131 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) of t... +

Removal of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) of the scalp, neck, hands, feet, or genitals ×

Service Code: 11621
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.27% of his services

15th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,300an average of $300 per time performed $1,626
an average of $148 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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