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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $185 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
679
Rank: 174th
out of 2,166 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
7,815
Rank: 65th
out of 2,166 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
11.5 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$152K
Rank: 182nd
out of 2,166 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$225 This Provider
Avg $185

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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Maureen M. Aaron
Average for Family Practice 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

Maureen M. Aaron

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 29 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
4,740
times performed,
61% of her services

1st 22nd

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

68
patients got this service, 10% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$75,840an average of $16 per time performed $52,140
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
645
times performed,
8% of her services

2nd 1st

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

402
patients got this service, 59% of her patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$84,495an average of $131 per time performed $39,345
an average of $61 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
497
times performed,
6% of her services

3rd 2nd

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

339
patients got this service, 50% of her patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$43,736an average of $88 per time performed $17,892
an average of $36 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
484
times performed,
6% of her services

4th 32nd

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

77
patients got this service, 11% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$968an average of $2 per time performed $0
an average of $0 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
356
times performed,
5% of her services

5th 12th

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

176
patients got this service, 26% of her patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$10,680an average of $30 per time performed $4,984
an average of $14 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, ceftriaxone sodium, per 250 mg

Service Code: J0696
Performed in an office
118
times performed,
2% of her services

6th 42nd

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

24
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$236an average of $2 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
105
times performed,
1% of her services

7th 4th

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

22
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
4.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.8)
$840an average of $8 per time performed $630
an average of $6 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 15 minutes p... +

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 15 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99308
Performed in a facility
104
times performed,
1% of her services

8th 36th

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

38
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$8,632an average of $83 per time performed $4,160
an average of $40 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

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

Established patient office or other outpatient, visit typically 40 minutes ×

Service Code: 99215
Performed in an office
98
times performed,
1% of her services

9th 21st

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

86
patients got this service, 13% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$17,248an average of $176 per time performed $8,918
an average of $91 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
97
times performed,
1% of her services

10th 11th

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

37
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.2)
$2,522an average of $26 per time performed $1,164
an average of $12 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 25 minutes p... +

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 25 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99309
Performed in a facility
84
times performed,
1% of her services

11th 46th

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

41
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$10,164an average of $121 per time performed $5,124
an average of $61 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated urinalysis test

Service Code: 81003
Performed in an office
73
times performed,
0.93% of her services

12th 20th

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

62
patients got this service, 9% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$365an average of $5 per time performed $219
an average of $3 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, ketorolac tromethamine, per 15 mg

Service Code: J1885
Performed in an office
47
times performed,
0.6% of her services

13th 77th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$188an average of $4 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient home visit, typically 40 minutes

Service Code: 99349
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
0.46% of her services

14th 112th

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

26
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$5,400an average of $150 per time performed $2,268
an average of $63 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of entire spine

Service Code: 72010
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
0.46% of her services

15th Alert

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

36
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$5,760an average of $160 per time performed $1,620
an average of $45 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Bone density measurement using dedicated x-ray machine

Service Code: 77080
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
0.46% of her services

16th 95th

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

36
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,760an average of $160 per time performed $2,304
an average of $64 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
30
times performed,
0.38% of her services

17th 3rd

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

28
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$450an average of $15 per time performed $90
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood

Service Code: 82274
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
0.36% of her services

18th 145th

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

26
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$840an average of $30 per time performed $644
an average of $23 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 35 minutes per day +

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 35 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99305
Performed in a facility
27
times performed,
0.35% of her services

19th 99th

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

22
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,158an average of $154 per time performed $2,646
an average of $98 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.31% of her services

20th 6th

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

24
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$600an average of $25 per time performed $576
an average of $24 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Annual wellness visit; includes a personalized prevention... +

Annual wellness visit; includes a personalized prevention plan of service (pps), initial visit ×

Service Code: G0438
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.29% of her services

21st 37th

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

23
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,025an average of $175 per time performed $3,726
an average of $162 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 (fluzone) ×

Service Code: Q2038
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.28% of her services

22nd 18th

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

22
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$440an average of $20 per time performed $286
an average of $13 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine microalbumin (protein) analysis

Service Code: 82044
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.26% of her services

23rd 66th

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

20
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$180an average of $9 per time performed $120
an average of $6 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
19
times performed,
0.24% of her services

24th 63rd

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

19
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$190an average of $10 per time performed $133
an average of $7 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood glucose (sugar) test performed by hand-held instrument +

Blood glucose (sugar) test performed by hand-held instrument ×

Service Code: 82962
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.22% of her services

25th 49th

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

17
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$85an average of $5 per time performed $51
an average of $3 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,
0.18% of her services

26th 19th

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$350an average of $25 per time performed $70
an average of $5 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Nursing facility discharge management, more than 30 minutes +

Nursing facility discharge management, more than 30 minutes ×

Service Code: 99316
Performed in a facility
13
times performed,
0.17% of her services

27th 158th

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,859an average of $143 per time performed $1,014
an average of $78 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Cervical or vaginal cancer screening; pelvic and clinical... +

Cervical or vaginal cancer screening; pelvic and clinical breast examination ×

Service Code: G0101
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.14% of her services

28th 122nd

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$495an average of $45 per time performed $396
an average of $36 per time performed
TEMPORARY CODES

Screening papanicolaou smear; obtaining, preparing and co... +

Screening papanicolaou smear; obtaining, preparing and conveyance of cervical or vaginal smear to laboratory ×

Service Code: Q0091
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.14% of her services

29th 140th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$550an average of $50 per time performed $473
an average of $43 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 "Family 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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