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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $233 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 6 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
973
Rank: 179th
out of 2,711 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
6,724
Rank: 292nd
out of 2,711 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
6.9 This Provider
Avg 5.9
Total Paid
by Medicare
$336K
Rank: 105th
out of 2,711 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$346 This Provider
Avg $233

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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Ibikunle A. Ojebuoboh
Average for Internal Medicine Providers in North Carolina

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.

Patients saw before

Ibikunle A. Ojebuoboh

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 25 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
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
3,332
times performed,
50% of his services

1st 2nd

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

721
patients got this service, 74% of his patients
4.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$236,572an average of $71 per time performed $153,272
an average of $46 per time performed
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
772
times performed,
11% of his services

2nd 39th

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

184
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
4.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$30,880an average of $40 per time performed $22,388
an average of $29 per time performed
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
493
times performed,
7% of his services

3rd 4th

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

171
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$34,510an average of $70 per time performed $26,622
an average of $54 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, 30 minutes or less

Service Code: 99238
Performed in a facility
269
times performed,
4% of his services

4th 29th

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

176
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$18,830an average of $70 per time performed $14,257
an average of $53 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 10 minutes p... +

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 10 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99307
Performed in a facility
267
times performed,
4% of his services

5th 94th

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

62
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
4.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$15,753an average of $59 per time performed $7,476
an average of $28 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
185
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 71st

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

185
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,550an average of $30 per time performed $4,255
an average of $23 per time performed
MEDICINE

Pneumococcal vaccine for injection into muscle

Service Code: 90670
Performed in an office
184
times performed,
3% of his services

7th 351st

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

184
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$36,800an average of $200 per time performed $25,208
an average of $137 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
147
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 1st

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

101
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$16,317an average of $111 per time performed $6,762
an average of $46 per time performed
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
146
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 11th

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

127
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$27,740an average of $190 per time performed $21,462
an average of $147 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Physician re-certification for medicare-covered home heal... +

Physician re-certification for medicare-covered home health services under a home health plan of care (patient not present), including contacts with home health agency and review of reports of patient status required by physicians to affirm the initial implementation of the plan of care that meets patient's needs, per re-certification period ×

Service Code: G0179
Performed in an office
133
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 87th

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

49
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$10,640an average of $80 per time performed $3,990
an average of $30 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

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

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 5 minutes ×

Service Code: 99211
Performed in an office
121
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 16th

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

25
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
4.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$3,509an average of $29 per time performed $1,573
an average of $13 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99233
Performed in a facility
104
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 5th

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

59
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$10,400an average of $100 per time performed $7,904
an average of $76 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital observation or inpatient care moderate severity,... +

Hospital observation or inpatient care moderate severity, 50 minutes per day' ×

Service Code: 99235
Performed in a facility
103
times performed,
2% of his services

13th 444th

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

92
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$17,510an average of $170 per time performed $12,257
an average of $119 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 50 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 50 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99222
Performed in a facility
96
times performed,
1% of his services

14th 48th

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

80
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$12,576an average of $131 per time performed $9,312
an average of $97 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Physician certification for medicare-covered home health ... +

Physician certification for medicare-covered home health services under a home health plan of care (patient not present), including contacts with home health agency and review of reports of patient status required by physicians to affirm the initial implementation of the plan of care that meets patient's needs, per certification period ×

Service Code: G0180
Performed in an office
74
times performed,
1% of his services

15th 84th

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

59
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$5,920an average of $80 per time performed $2,960
an average of $40 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
46
times performed,
0.68% of his services

16th 23rd

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

45
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,380an average of $30 per time performed $552
an average of $12 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
43
times performed,
0.64% of his services

17th 66th

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

43
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,923an average of $161 per time performed $4,429
an average of $103 per time performed
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
41
times performed,
0.61% of his services

18th 88th

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

41
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,182an average of $102 per time performed $2,542
an average of $62 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 30 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 30 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99221
Performed in a facility
31
times performed,
0.46% of his services

19th 157th

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

26
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,945an average of $95 per time performed $2,294
an average of $74 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital observation or inpatient care high severity, 55 ... +

Hospital observation or inpatient care high severity, 55 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99236
Performed in a facility
28
times performed,
0.42% of his services

20th 316th

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

26
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,160an average of $220 per time performed $4,284
an average of $153 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital observation or inpatient care low severity, 40 m... +

Hospital observation or inpatient care low severity, 40 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99234
Performed in a facility
23
times performed,
0.34% of his services

21st 455th

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

20
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$3,450an average of $150 per time performed $2,185
an average of $95 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urinalysis, manual test

Service Code: 81002
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.34% of his services

22nd 45th

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

22
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$368an average of $16 per time performed $92
an average of $4 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 80 mg

Service Code: J1040
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.33% of his services

23rd 83rd

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

19
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$880an average of $40 per time performed $110
an average of $5 per time performed
MEDICINE

Measurement and graphic recording of total and timed exha... +

Measurement and graphic recording of total and timed exhaled air capacity ×

Service Code: 94010
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.31% of his services

24th 129th

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

21
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$651an average of $31 per time performed $483
an average of $23 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule +

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule ×

Service Code: 20610
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.3% of his services

25th 100th

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,380an average of $69 per time performed $980
an average of $49 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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