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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $184 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
915
Rank: 11th
out of 119 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
17,147
Rank: 3rd
out of 119 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
18.7 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 4.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$371K
Rank: 3rd
out of 119 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$405 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $184

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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James R. Mulinda
Average for Endocrinology Providers in Virginia

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

James R. Mulinda

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 41 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
DRUGS

Injection, denosumab (prolia, xgeva), 1 mg

Service Code: J0897
Performed in an office
3,900
times performed,
23% of his services

1st Alert

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

46
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$81,900an average of $21 per time performed $42,900
an average of $11 per time performed
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Insertion of needle into vein for collection of blood sample +

Insertion of needle into vein for collection of blood sample ×

Service Code: 36415
Performed in an office
1,361
times performed,
8% of his services

2nd 3rd

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

619
patients got this service, 68% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$12,249an average of $9 per time performed $4,083
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
1,265
times performed,
7% of his services

3rd 8th

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

595
patients got this service, 65% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$46,805an average of $37 per time performed $10,120
an average of $8 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
1,253
times performed,
7% of his services

4th 10th

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

286
patients got this service, 31% of his patients
4.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$120,288an average of $96 per time performed $67,662
an average of $54 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
1,222
times performed,
7% of his services

5th 6th

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

596
patients got this service, 65% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$68,432an average of $56 per time performed $28,106
an average of $23 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Liver function blood test panel

Service Code: 80076
Performed in an office
1,131
times performed,
7% of his services

6th 11th

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

558
patients got this service, 61% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$39,585an average of $35 per time performed $7,917
an average of $7 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
829
times performed,
5% of his services

7th 9th

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

424
patients got this service, 46% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$45,595an average of $55 per time performed $9,119
an average of $11 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
791
times performed,
5% of his services

8th 1st

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

459
patients got this service, 50% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$106,785an average of $135 per time performed $53,788
an average of $68 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
747
times performed,
4% of his services

9th 5th

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

366
patients got this service, 40% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$23,904an average of $32 per time performed $9,711
an average of $13 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, p... +

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, platelets), automated test ×

Service Code: 85025
Performed in an office
717
times performed,
4% of his services

10th 20th

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

388
patients got this service, 42% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$26,529an average of $37 per time performed $7,887
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine microalbumin (protein) level

Service Code: 82043
Performed in an office
641
times performed,
4% of his services

11th 22nd

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

327
patients got this service, 36% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$7,692an average of $12 per time performed $5,128
an average of $8 per time performed
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
612
times performed,
4% of his services

12th 2nd

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

385
patients got this service, 42% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$54,468an average of $89 per time performed $29,988
an average of $49 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84439
Performed in an office
399
times performed,
2% of his services

13th 12th

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

277
patients got this service, 30% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$15,162an average of $38 per time performed $4,788
an average of $12 per time performed
MEDICINE

Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, di... +

Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96372
Performed in an office
235
times performed,
1% of his services

14th 21st

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

79
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4)
$7,050an average of $30 per time performed $4,230
an average of $18 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cortisol (hormone) measurement

Service Code: 82533
Performed in an office
155
times performed,
0.9% of his services

15th 52nd

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

102
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$8,990an average of $58 per time performed $3,410
an average of $22 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
151
times performed,
0.88% of his services

16th 34th

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

132
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$20,838an average of $138 per time performed $11,627
an average of $77 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, testosterone cypionate, 1 cc, 200 mg

Service Code: J1080
Performed in an office
136
times performed,
0.79% of his services

17th Alert

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
7.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,720an average of $20 per time performed $680
an average of $5 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
131
times performed,
0.76% of his services

18th 28th

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

131
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$34,322an average of $262 per time performed $18,995
an average of $145 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
108
times performed,
0.63% of his services

19th 15th

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

108
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$22,572an average of $209 per time performed $11,016
an average of $102 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Glycated protein level

Service Code: 82985
Performed in an office
108
times performed,
0.63% of his services

20th Alert

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

95
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,860an average of $45 per time performed $2,160
an average of $20 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroglobulin (thyroid protein) antibody measurement

Service Code: 86800
Performed in an office
107
times performed,
0.62% of his services

21st 40th

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

87
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$3,638an average of $34 per time performed $2,247
an average of $21 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope +

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope ×

Service Code: 81001
Performed in an office
107
times performed,
0.62% of his services

22nd 42nd

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

85
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,926an average of $18 per time performed $428
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroglobulin (thyroid related hormone) level

Service Code: 84432
Performed in an office
105
times performed,
0.61% of his services

23rd Alert

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

82
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,255an average of $31 per time performed $2,310
an average of $22 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroid hormone, t3 measurement

Service Code: 84481
Performed in an office
92
times performed,
0.54% of his services

24th 19th

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

65
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$6,440an average of $70 per time performed $2,024
an average of $22 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Gonadotropin, luteinizing (reproductive hormone) level

Service Code: 83002
Performed in an office
88
times performed,
0.51% of his services

25th Alert

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

61
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$6,248an average of $71 per time performed $2,200
an average of $25 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Testosterone (hormone) level

Service Code: 84403
Performed in an office
82
times performed,
0.48% of his services

26th 56th

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

57
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$4,920an average of $60 per time performed $2,788
an average of $34 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
82
times performed,
0.48% of his services

27th 18th

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

34
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$4,838an average of $59 per time performed $2,460
an average of $30 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Parathormone (parathyroid hormone) level

Service Code: 83970
Performed in an office
80
times performed,
0.47% of his services

28th 55th

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

55
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$6,960an average of $87 per time performed $4,320
an average of $54 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Phosphate level

Service Code: 84100
Performed in an office
76
times performed,
0.44% of his services

29th 53rd

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

53
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,520an average of $20 per time performed $228
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Microsomal antibodies (autoantibody) measurement

Service Code: 86376
Performed in an office
71
times performed,
0.41% of his services

30th 43rd

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

71
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,201an average of $31 per time performed $1,349
an average of $19 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Bone density measurement using dedicated x-ray machine

Service Code: 77080
Performed in an office
65
times performed,
0.38% of his services

31st 17th

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

65
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$19,500an average of $300 per time performed $4,225
an average of $65 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Gonadotropin, follicle stimulating (reproductive hormone)... +

Gonadotropin, follicle stimulating (reproductive hormone) level ×

Service Code: 83001
Performed in an office
63
times performed,
0.37% of his services

32nd Alert

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

52
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,221an average of $67 per time performed $1,512
an average of $24 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Prolactin (milk producing hormone) level

Service Code: 84146
Performed in an office
53
times performed,
0.31% of his services

33rd 69th

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

43
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$3,021an average of $57 per time performed $1,325
an average of $25 per time performed
MEDICINE

Ambulatory continuous glucose (sugar) monitoring for a mi... +

Ambulatory continuous glucose (sugar) monitoring for a minimum of 72 hours ×

Service Code: 95250
Performed in an office
35
times performed,
0.2% of his services

34th 58th

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

35
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,500an average of $300 per time performed $4,025
an average of $115 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Ldl cholesterol level

Service Code: 83721
Performed in an office
35
times performed,
0.2% of his services

35th 67th

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

29
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$700an average of $20 per time performed $455
an average of $13 per time performed
MEDICINE

Ambulatory continuous glucose (sugar) including interpret... +

Ambulatory continuous glucose (sugar) including interpretation and report for a minimum of 72 hours ×

Service Code: 95251
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
0.2% of his services

36th 57th

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

34
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,448an average of $72 per time performed $1,122
an average of $33 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of head and neck

Service Code: 76536
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.12% of his services

37th 24th

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)
$2,961an average of $141 per time performed $1,428
an average of $68 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Smoking and tobacco use intermediate counseling, greater ... +

Smoking and tobacco use intermediate counseling, greater than 3 minutes up to 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99406
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.11% of his services

38th Alert

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$380an average of $20 per time performed $190
an average of $10 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, cosyntropin, 0.25 mg

Service Code: J0834
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.1% of his services

39th Alert

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,295an average of $135 per time performed $918
an average of $54 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cyanocobalamin (vitamin b-12) level

Service Code: 82607
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.07% of his services

40th Alert

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$396an average of $33 per time performed $252
an average of $21 per time performed
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
11
times performed,
0.06% of his services

41st Alert

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,012an average of $92 per time performed $528
an average of $48 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 "Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism." 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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