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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $305 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,191
Rank: 31st
out of 326 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
3,417
Rank: 96th
out of 326 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
2.9 This Provider
Avg 4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$374K
Rank: 35th
out of 326 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$314 This Provider
Avg $305

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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Andrew L. Sherman
Average for Pulmonary Disease Providers in Illinois

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 40 different services in 2013
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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

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

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99233
Performed in a facility
1,370
times performed,
40% of his services

1st 2nd

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

654
patients got this service, 55% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$232,900an average of $170 per time performed $117,313
an average of $86 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Critical care delivery critically ill or injured patient,... +

Critical care delivery critically ill or injured patient, first 30-74 minutes ×

Service Code: 99291
Performed in a facility
822
times performed,
24% of his services

2nd 3rd

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

437
patients got this service, 37% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$320,580an average of $390 per time performed $152,555
an average of $186 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
388
times performed,
11% of his services

3rd 1st

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

219
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$46,560an average of $120 per time performed $22,946
an average of $59 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
245
times performed,
7% of his services

4th 6th

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

237
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$85,750an average of $350 per time performed $40,925
an average of $167 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
236
times performed,
7% of his services

5th 5th

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

133
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$30,680an average of $130 per time performed $13,001
an average of $55 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
126
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 4th

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

79
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$22,050an average of $175 per time performed $10,902
an average of $87 per time performed
medical
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
29
times performed,
0.85% of his services

7th 49th

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.6)
$2,175an average of $75 per time performed $916
an average of $32 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
21
times performed,
0.61% of his services

8th 26th

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)
$7,035an average of $335 per time performed $3,275
an average of $156 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Demonstration or evaluation of patient use of aerosol gen... +

Demonstration or evaluation of patient use of aerosol generator, nebulizer, metered dose inhaler or intermittent positive pressure breathing (ippb) device ×

Service Code: 94664
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.5% of his services

9th 51st

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

17
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$595an average of $35 per time performed $252
an average of $15 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Measurement and graphic recording of the amount and speed... +

Measurement and graphic recording of the amount and speed of breathed air, before and following medication administration ×

Service Code: 94060
Performed in a facility
15
times performed,
0.44% of his services

10th 10th

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

15
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,520an average of $168 per time performed $152
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
NA

Removal of fluid from chest cavity with insertion of indw... +

Removal of fluid from chest cavity with insertion of indwelling catheter and imaging guidance ×

Service Code: 32557
Performed in a facility
14
times performed,
0.41% of his services

11th 102nd

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$8,330an average of $595 per time performed $2,155
an average of $154 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Determination of lung volumes using plethysmography

Service Code: 94726
Performed in a facility
14
times performed,
0.41% of his services

12th 9th

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,450an average of $175 per time performed $141
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Measurement of lung diffusing capacity

Service Code: 94729
Performed in a facility
14
times performed,
0.41% of his services

13th 7th

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,450an average of $175 per time performed $105
an average of $8 per time performed
medical
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
14
times performed,
0.41% of his services

14th 14th

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,500an average of $250 per time performed $1,621
an average of $116 per time performed

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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