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The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $224 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
285
Rank: 131st
out of 406 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
1,406
Rank: 68th
out of 406 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
4.9 This Provider
Avg 4.1
Total Paid
by Medicare
$94.5K
Rank: 83rd
out of 406 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$332 This Provider
Avg $224

Note: About 19% of this provider’s Medicare payments were for drugs administered in her office.
This is intended to reimburse the provider for purchasing the drugs, plus an additional percentage for overhead.

How This Provider’s Patients Compare

Doctors often say their patients are sicker or more complex than those of their peers. The measure displayed below, used by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, takes into account patients’ characteristics to estimate whether they are expected to have above-average Medicare spending. It considers patients’ age, sex, diagnoses from the past year and other factors. This provider’s score below takes into account all of her Part B patients.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 34 different services in 2015
(23 were redacted as they were performed on less than 11 patients)

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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 15 minutes ×

Service Code: 99213
Performed in an office
394
times performed,
28% of her services

1st 2nd

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

208
patients got this service, 73% of her patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$60,234.72an average of $152.88 per time performed $22,083.70
an average of $56.05 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
219
times performed,
16% of her services

2nd 3rd

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

124
patients got this service, 44% of her patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$47,474.82an average of $216.78 per time performed $18,352.20
an average of $83.80 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient office or other outpatient, visit typ... +

Established patient office or other outpatient, visit typically 40 minutes ×

Service Code: 99215
Performed in an office
126
times performed,
9% of her services

3rd 16th

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

123
patients got this service, 43% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$39,576.60an average of $314.10 per time performed $12,790.26
an average of $101.51 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
99
times performed,
7% of her services

4th 11th

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

99
patients got this service, 35% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,366.00an average of $34.00 per time performed $2,885.85
an average of $29.15 per time performed
drug
MEDICINE

Pneumococcal vaccine for injection into muscle

Service Code: 90670
Performed in an office
93
times performed,
7% of her services

5th 14th

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

93
patients got this service, 33% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$18,600.00an average of $200.00 per time performed $15,330.12
an average of $164.84 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
93
times performed,
7% of her services

6th 8th

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

91
patients got this service, 32% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$13,671.00an average of $147.00 per time performed $1,380.12
an average of $14.84 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
92
times performed,
7% of her services

7th 12th

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

92
patients got this service, 32% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$13,875.44an average of $150.82 per time performed $11,749.32
an average of $127.71 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
82
times performed,
6% of her services

8th 9th

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

81
patients got this service, 28% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,378.00an average of $29.00 per time performed $2,330.44
an average of $28.42 per time performed
drug

Vaccine for influenza administered into muscle to individ... +

Vaccine for influenza administered into muscle to individuals 3 years of age and older ×

Service Code: 90688
Performed in an office
77
times performed,
5% of her services

9th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

77
patients got this service, 27% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,360.05an average of $30.65 per time performed $1,364.44
an average of $17.72 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urinalysis, manual test

Service Code: 81002
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
1% of her services

10th 51st

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

15
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$404.94an average of $23.82 per time performed $57.97
an average of $3.41 per time performed
medical
AUDITORY SYSTEM

Removal of impact ear wax, one ear

Service Code: 69210
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
1% of her services

11th 133rd

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

15
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,701.25an average of $246.75 per time performed $657.75
an average of $43.85 per time performed

Office Visits

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.

Hover over each slice to see percentage breakdown.

Vera L Sheen
Average for Internal Medicine Providers in District of Columbia

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 2015 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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