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This Provider: At A Glance

We aren’t showing our typical comparisons because this provider had an address in a different state in 2013.

Number of
Patients
344
Services
Performed
764
Avg Services
Per Patient
2.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$126K
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$367

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 his Part B patients.

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 in 2014.

Patients saw before

Jeffrey F. Hines MD

Patients saw after

Individuals

KELLY LONG

CESAR ANGELETTI

MARLA FRANKS

TIMOTHY RAMSEY

JONATHON HERBST

Organizations

COBB HOSPITAL, INC

SOUTHERN REGIONAL HEALT...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 65 different services in 2014
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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 15 minutes ×

Service Code: 99213
Performed in an office
182
times performed,
24% of his services

1st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

147
patients got this service, 43% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$26,754an average of $147 per time performed $9,486
an average of $52 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 15 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 15 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99231
Performed in a facility
77
times performed,
10% of his services

2nd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

21
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
3.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$5,852an average of $76 per time performed $2,381
an average of $31 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99232
Performed in a facility
70
times performed,
9% of his services

3rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

24
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$9,870an average of $141 per time performed $3,976
an average of $57 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
63
times performed,
8% of his services

4th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

63
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$20,853an average of $331 per time performed $7,757
an average of $123 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
56
times performed,
7% of his services

5th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

46
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$12,040an average of $215 per time performed $4,346
an average of $78 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
47
times performed,
6% of his services

6th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

27
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$13,536an average of $288 per time performed $5,109
an average of $109 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 3... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 30 minutes ×

Service Code: 99203
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
5% of his services

7th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

36
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$7,848an average of $218 per time performed $2,971
an average of $83 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99223
Performed in a facility
36
times performed,
5% of his services

8th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

32
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$14,292an average of $397 per time performed $5,768
an average of $160 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 6... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 60 minutes ×

Service Code: 99205
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
4% of his services

9th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

29
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$11,890an average of $410 per time performed $4,487
an average of $155 per time performed
medical
FEMALE GENITAL SYSTEM

Examination of the vagina using an endoscope

Service Code: 57420
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
2% of his services

10th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

14
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,665an average of $311 per time performed $1,346
an average of $90 per time performed
medical
FEMALE GENITAL SYSTEM

Abdominal removal of uterus (250 grams or less) with remo... +

Abdominal removal of uterus (250 grams or less) with removal of tubes and/or ovaries using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 58571
Performed in a facility
15
times performed,
2% of his services

11th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

15
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$31,725an average of $2,115 per time performed $12,282
an average of $819 per time performed
medical
FEMALE GENITAL SYSTEM

Examination of external female genitals using an endoscope +

Examination of external female genitals using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 56820
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
2% of his services

12th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

12
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,552an average of $296 per time performed $944
an average of $79 per time performed
medical
FEMALE GENITAL SYSTEM

Removal of uterus, cervix, and lymph nodes on both sides ... +

Removal of uterus, cervix, and lymph nodes on both sides of pelvis and aortic lymph node biopsy using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 58548
Performed in a facility
11
times performed,
1% of his services

13th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

11
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$40,777an average of $3,707 per time performed $16,274
an average of $1,479 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.

Jeffrey F. Hines
Average for Gynecologic Oncology Providers in Georgia

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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