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Treatment Tracker » Georgia » Blairsville

Tracy L. Allen P.A.

308 deep south farm rd, Blairsville, Ga., 30512 | (706) 835-2235

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $109 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
192
Rank: 397th
out of 1,204 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
8,319
Rank: 6th
out of 1,204 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
43.3 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 2.6
Total Paid
by Medicare
$112K
Rank: 32nd
out of 1,204 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$584 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $109

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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Tracy L. Allen
Average for Physician Assistant Providers in Georgia

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

Tracy L. Allen

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 27 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, fosaprepitant (emend), 1 mg

Service Code: J1453
Performed in an office
3,750
times performed,
45% of her services

1st Alert

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

20
patients got this service, 10% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$15,000an average of $4 per time performed $3,750
an average of $1 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, darbepoetin alfa, 1 microgram (non-end-stage r... +

Injection, darbepoetin alfa, 1 microgram (non-end-stage renal disease use) ×

Service Code: J0881
Performed in an office
2,460
times performed,
30% of her services

2nd Alert

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

11
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$24,600an average of $10 per time performed $7,380
an average of $3 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, palonosetron hydrochloride, 25 mcg

Service Code: J2469
Performed in an office
520
times performed,
6% of her services

3rd Alert

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

33
patients got this service, 17% of her patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$33,800an average of $65 per time performed $7,800
an average of $15 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
460
times performed,
6% of her services

4th 9th

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

31
patients got this service, 16% of her patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,380an average of $3 per time performed $0
an average of $0 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
193
times performed,
2% of her services

5th 21st

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

146
patients got this service, 76% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$6,176an average of $32 per time performed $2,123
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
131
times performed,
2% of her services

6th 48th

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

104
patients got this service, 54% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$6,681an average of $51 per time performed $1,965
an average of $15 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
120
times performed,
1% of her services

7th 13th

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

101
patients got this service, 53% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$2,640an average of $22 per time performed $360
an average of $3 per time performed
MEDICINE

Injection of different drug or substance into a vein for ... +

Injection of different drug or substance into a vein for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96375
Performed in an office
110
times performed,
1% of her services

8th Alert

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

41
patients got this service, 21% of her patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$8,250an average of $75 per time performed $1,540
an average of $14 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein up to 1 hour

Service Code: 96413
Performed in an office
78
times performed,
0.94% of her services

9th 182nd

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

44
patients got this service, 23% of her patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$39,234an average of $503 per time performed $6,630
an average of $85 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy prevention or diagnosis ... +

Infusion into a vein for therapy prevention or diagnosis additional sequential infusion up to 1 hour ×

Service Code: 96367
Performed in an office
75
times performed,
0.9% of her services

10th 135th

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

34
patients got this service, 18% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$6,975an average of $93 per time performed $1,500
an average of $20 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
55
times performed,
0.66% of her services

11th 3rd

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

50
patients got this service, 26% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$9,625an average of $175 per time performed $3,685
an average of $67 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
54
times performed,
0.65% of her services

12th 17th

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

36
patients got this service, 19% of her patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$2,808an average of $52 per time performed $810
an average of $15 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
30
times performed,
0.36% of her services

13th 1st

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

29
patients got this service, 15% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$3,720an average of $124 per time performed $1,320
an average of $44 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, pegfilgrastim, 6 mg

Service Code: J2505
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
0.36% of her services

14th Alert

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

22
patients got this service, 11% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$177,000an average of $5,900 per time performed $67,830
an average of $2,261 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, diphenhydramine hydrochloride, up to 50 mg

Service Code: J1200
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
0.35% of her services

15th Alert

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

22
patients got this service, 11% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$145an average of $5 per time performed $29
an average of $1 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein

Service Code: 96415
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.32% of her services

16th Alert

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

17
patients got this service, 9% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,267an average of $121 per time performed $513
an average of $19 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis +

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis ×

Service Code: 96366
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.29% of her services

17th Alert

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

15
patients got this service, 8% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,400an average of $100 per time performed $336
an average of $14 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Magnesium level

Service Code: 83735
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.25% of her services

18th 167th

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

18
patients got this service, 9% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$525an average of $25 per time performed $189
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron level

Service Code: 83540
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.22% of her services

19th Alert

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

18
patients got this service, 9% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$576an average of $32 per time performed $162
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron binding capacity

Service Code: 83550
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.22% of her services

20th Alert

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

18
patients got this service, 9% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$540an average of $30 per time performed $216
an average of $12 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into... +

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into a vein up to 1 hour ×

Service Code: 96417
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.22% of her services

21st Alert

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

13
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,500an average of $250 per time performed $792
an average of $44 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

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

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99212
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.22% of her services

22nd 10th

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

18
patients got this service, 9% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,404an average of $78 per time performed $486
an average of $27 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Ferritin (blood protein) level

Service Code: 82728
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.2% of her services

23rd Alert

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

17
patients got this service, 9% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$850an average of $50 per time performed $323
an average of $19 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosi... +

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis up to 1 hour ×

Service Code: 96365
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.2% of her services

24th 253rd

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

14
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$4,216an average of $248 per time performed $765
an average of $45 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cyanocobalamin (vitamin b-12) level

Service Code: 82607
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.2% of her services

25th Alert

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

17
patients got this service, 9% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$935an average of $55 per time performed $357
an average of $21 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Immunologic analysis for detection of tumor antigen

Service Code: 86300
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.19% of her services

26th Alert

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

16
patients got this service, 8% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$944an average of $59 per time performed $464
an average of $29 per time performed
MEDICINE

Irrigation of implanted venous access drug delivery device +

Irrigation of implanted venous access drug delivery device ×

Service Code: 96523
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.16% of her services

27th Alert

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

11
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,170an average of $90 per time performed $195
an average of $15 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 "Physician Assistant, Medical." 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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