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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $485 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
229
Rank: 11th
out of 64 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
628
Rank: 18th
out of 64 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
2.7 This Provider
Avg 3.4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$63.5K
Rank: 27th
out of 64 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$277 This Provider
Avg $485

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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Edward J. Ricciardelli
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This Provider's Services

This provider performed 86 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
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
201
times performed,
32% of his services

1st 1st

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

130
patients got this service, 57% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$10,480an average of $52 per time performed $6,070
an average of $30 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
56
times performed,
9% of his services

2nd 4th

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

56
patients got this service, 24% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,212an average of $93 per time performed $2,798
an average of $50 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
50
times performed,
8% of his services

3rd 2nd

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

47
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$4,467an average of $89 per time performed $2,599
an average of $52 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Aminolevulinic acid hcl for topical administration, 20%, ... +

Aminolevulinic acid hcl for topical administration, 20%, single unit dosage form (354 mg) ×

Service Code: J7308
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
4% of his services

4th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

13
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,580an average of $163 per time performed $2,722
an average of $124 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of single growth of skin, tissue, or mouth

Service Code: 11100
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
2% of his services

5th 6th

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

13
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,698an average of $121 per time performed $984
an average of $70 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Application of light to aid destruction of premalignant o... +

Application of light to aid destruction of premalignant or malignant skin growths ×

Service Code: 96567
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
2% of his services

6th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

13
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,862an average of $133 per time performed $1,460
an average of $104 per time performed

Note: Medicare redacted this data for any services provided to fewer than 11 patients.

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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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