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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $103 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
325
Rank: 578th
out of 2,413 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
2,652
Rank: 118th
out of 2,413 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
8.2 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 2.7
Total Paid
by Medicare
$46.5K
Rank: 383rd
out of 2,413 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$143 This Provider
Avg $103

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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Leigh Wynkoop
Average for Physician Assistant 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.

Individuals

DAVID BRIGHT

JAMES BROWN

JOHN WHELAN

WALTER FOWLER

BRISTOL WINSLOW

Organizations

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

DUKE UNIVERSITY HEALTH ...

Patients saw before

Leigh Wynkoop

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 17 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
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
945
times performed,
36% of her services

1st 23rd

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

150
patients got this service, 46% of her patients
6.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.2)
$16,065an average of $17 per time performed $5,670
an average of $6 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
740
times performed,
28% of her services

2nd 9th

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

141
patients got this service, 43% of her patients
5.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$73,260an average of $99 per time performed $18,500
an average of $25 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
230
times performed,
9% of her services

3rd 1st

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

170
patients got this service, 52% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$31,510an average of $137 per time performed $8,970
an average of $39 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
181
times performed,
7% of her services

4th 6th

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

129
patients got this service, 40% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$2,896an average of $16 per time performed $543
an average of $3 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
133
times performed,
5% of her services

5th 2nd

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

116
patients got this service, 36% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$27,664an average of $208 per time performed $8,645
an average of $65 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
70
times performed,
3% of her services

6th 17th

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

62
patients got this service, 19% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$2,310an average of $33 per time performed $770
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
49
times performed,
2% of her services

7th 28th

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

44
patients got this service, 14% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$1,764an average of $36 per time performed $539
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated urinalysis test

Service Code: 81003
Performed in an office
47
times performed,
2% of her services

8th 25th

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

42
patients got this service, 13% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$470an average of $10 per time performed $141
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Creatinine level to test for kidney function or muscle in... +

Creatinine level to test for kidney function or muscle injury ×

Service Code: 82570
Performed in an office
47
times performed,
2% of her services

9th 75th

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

42
patients got this service, 13% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,034an average of $22 per time performed $329
an average of $7 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
47
times performed,
2% of her services

10th 39th

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

47
patients got this service, 14% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,209an average of $47 per time performed $1,034
an average of $22 per time performed
TEMPORARY CODES

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered t... +

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered to individuals 3 years of age and older, for intramuscular use (fluvirin) ×

Service Code: Q2037
Performed in an office
47
times performed,
2% of her services

11th 74th

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

47
patients got this service, 14% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,222an average of $26 per time performed $611
an average of $13 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
39
times performed,
1% of her services

12th 56th

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

30
patients got this service, 9% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$1,326an average of $34 per time performed $390
an average of $10 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.87% of her services

13th 57th

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

23
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,587an average of $69 per time performed $529
an average of $23 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.53% of her services

14th 29th

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

14
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$574an average of $41 per time performed $196
an average of $14 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
14
times performed,
0.53% of her services

15th 40th

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

14
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$910an average of $65 per time performed $140
an average of $10 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84439
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.49% of her services

16th 108th

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

13
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$494an average of $38 per time performed $169
an average of $13 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation +

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation ×

Service Code: 85651
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.49% of her services

17th 224th

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

11
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$195an average of $15 per time performed $65
an average of $5 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." 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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