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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $261 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
2,000
Rank: 1st
out of 659 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
15,510
Rank: 3rd
out of 659 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
7.8 This Provider
Avg 5.3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$698K
Rank: 3rd
out of 659 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$349 This Provider
Avg $261

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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John R. Moore
Average for Orthopedic Surgery 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.

Patients saw before

John R. Moore

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 34 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, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specif... +

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specified, 10 mg ×

Service Code: J3301
Performed in an office
5,725
times performed,
37% of his services

1st 1st

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

494
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$45,800an average of $8 per time performed $5,725
an average of $1 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of knee, 3 views

Service Code: 73562
Performed in an office
2,214
times performed,
14% of his services

2nd 9th

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

1,160
patients got this service, 58% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$394,092an average of $178 per time performed $57,564
an average of $26 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
1,677
times performed,
11% of his services

3rd 2nd

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

1,179
patients got this service, 59% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$187,824an average of $112 per time performed $78,819
an average of $47 per time performed
TEMPORARY CODES

High osmolar contrast material, 250-299 mg/ml iodine conc... +

High osmolar contrast material, 250-299 mg/ml iodine concentration, per ml ×

Service Code: Q9961
Performed in an office
1,669
times performed,
11% of his services

4th Alert

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

62
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,669an average of $1 per time performed $0
an average of $0 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
796
times performed,
5% of his services

5th 7th

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

694
patients got this service, 35% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$58,904an average of $74 per time performed $23,084
an average of $29 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of both hips minimum 2 views

Service Code: 73520
Performed in an office
770
times performed,
5% of his services

6th 34th

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

540
patients got this service, 27% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$107,030an average of $139 per time performed $20,790
an average of $27 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule +

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule ×

Service Code: 20610
Performed in an office
749
times performed,
5% of his services

7th 4th

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

461
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$195,489an average of $261 per time performed $39,697
an average of $53 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 3... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 30 minutes ×

Service Code: 99203
Performed in an office
304
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 8th

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

304
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$51,680an average of $170 per time performed $20,976
an average of $69 per time performed
DRUGS

Hyaluronan or derivative (hyalgan or supartz), for intra-... +

Hyaluronan or derivative (hyalgan or supartz), for intra-articular injection, per dose ×

Service Code: J7321
Performed in an office
222
times performed,
1% of his services

9th 23rd

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

64
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.7)
$37,518an average of $169 per time performed $15,984
an average of $72 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of pelvis, 1 or 2 views

Service Code: 72170
Performed in an office
213
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 15th

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

207
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$18,957an average of $89 per time performed $3,834
an average of $18 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Repair of knee joint

Service Code: 27447
Performed in a facility
190
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 26th

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

189
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,331,710an average of $7,009 per time performed $239,590
an average of $1,261 per time performed
MEDICINE

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) with tracing using at lea... +

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) with tracing using at least 12 leads ×

Service Code: 93005
Performed in an office
133
times performed,
0.86% of his services

12th 126th

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

133
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,384an average of $48 per time performed $931
an average of $7 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
105
times performed,
0.68% of his services

13th 81st

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

82
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$2,205an average of $21 per time performed $315
an average of $3 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
84
times performed,
0.54% of his services

14th 128th

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

65
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,108an average of $37 per time performed $840
an average of $10 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Replacement of thigh bone and hip joint prosthesis

Service Code: 27130
Performed in a facility
79
times performed,
0.51% of his services

15th 41st

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

79
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$435,290an average of $5,510 per time performed $85,952
an average of $1,088 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injection of dye for x-ray imaging of hip joint

Service Code: 27093
Performed in an office
76
times performed,
0.49% of his services

16th 187th

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

64
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$67,868an average of $893 per time performed $10,792
an average of $142 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Radiological supervision and interpretation x-ray of hip ... +

Radiological supervision and interpretation x-ray of hip joint ×

Service Code: 73525
Performed in an office
75
times performed,
0.48% of his services

17th Alert

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

63
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$24,600an average of $328 per time performed $5,850
an average of $78 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
62
times performed,
0.4% of his services

18th Alert

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

43
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,984an average of $32 per time performed $310
an average of $5 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Mri scan of lower spinal canal

Service Code: 72148
Performed in an office
60
times performed,
0.39% of his services

19th 48th

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

60
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$79,020an average of $1,317 per time performed $14,580
an average of $243 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Mri scan of leg joint

Service Code: 73721
Performed in an office
39
times performed,
0.25% of his services

20th 52nd

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

37
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$51,402an average of $1,318 per time performed $9,750
an average of $250 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 30 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 30 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99221
Performed in a facility
30
times performed,
0.19% of his services

21st 63rd

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

28
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,670an average of $189 per time performed $2,130
an average of $71 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of shoulder, minimum of 2 views

Service Code: 73030
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.15% of his services

22nd 12th

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

17
patients got this service, 0.85% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$2,064an average of $86 per time performed $504
an average of $21 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of ankle, 2 views

Service Code: 73600
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.15% of his services

23rd 57th

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

13
patients got this service, 0.65% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$2,277an average of $99 per time performed $483
an average of $21 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.15% of his services

24th Alert

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

23
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,886an average of $82 per time performed $230
an average of $10 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
21
times performed,
0.14% of his services

25th 194th

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

21
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$420an average of $20 per time performed $84
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.14% of his services

26th Alert

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

21
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$693an average of $33 per time performed $105
an average of $5 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ct scan leg

Service Code: 73700
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.13% of his services

27th Alert

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

20
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$14,900an average of $745 per time performed $2,500
an average of $125 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Revision of lower thigh bone and both shin bone component... +

Revision of lower thigh bone and both shin bone components of total knee joint prosthesis ×

Service Code: 27487
Performed in a facility
19
times performed,
0.12% of his services

28th 188th

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

19
patients got this service, 0.95% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$117,021an average of $6,159 per time performed $24,776
an average of $1,304 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Coagulation assessment blood test

Service Code: 85730
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.12% of his services

29th Alert

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

19
patients got this service, 0.95% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$931an average of $49 per time performed $133
an average of $7 per time performed
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
16
times performed,
0.1% of his services

30th 47th

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

16
patients got this service, 0.8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,936an average of $246 per time performed $1,648
an average of $103 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of knee, 1 or 2 views

Service Code: 73560
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.09% of his services

31st 13th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.55% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,330an average of $95 per time performed $294
an average of $21 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood creatinine level

Service Code: 82565
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.09% of his services

32nd Alert

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

14
patients got this service, 0.7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$434an average of $31 per time performed $84
an average of $6 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Revision of thigh bone and hip joint prosthesis

Service Code: 27134
Performed in a facility
12
times performed,
0.08% of his services

33rd 209th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.55% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$78,228an average of $6,519 per time performed $16,092
an average of $1,341 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Surgical treatment of broken thigh bone

Service Code: 27245
Performed in a facility
12
times performed,
0.08% of his services

34th 92nd

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

12
patients got this service, 0.6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$46,212an average of $3,851 per time performed $11,124
an average of $927 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 "Orthopaedic Surgery." 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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