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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $179 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
499
Rank: 122nd
out of 284 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
2,905
Rank: 56th
out of 284 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
5.8 This Provider
Avg 4.3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$106K
Rank: 67th
out of 284 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$212 This Provider
Avg $179

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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Jonathan R. Workman
Average for Otolaryngology 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

Jonathan R. Workman

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 19 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, onabotulinumtoxina (botox), 1 unit

Service Code: J0585
Performed in an office
770
times performed,
27% of his services

1st Alert

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

17
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$6,930an average of $9 per time performed $3,080
an average of $4 per time performed
MEDICINE

Injection into skin of airborne allergen extracts for imm... +

Injection into skin of airborne allergen extracts for immediate reaction analysis ×

Service Code: 95027
Performed in an office
497
times performed,
17% of his services

2nd 13th

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

25
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$5,467an average of $11 per time performed $1,988
an average of $4 per time performed
MEDICINE

Preparation and provision of single or multiple antigens ... +

Preparation and provision of single or multiple antigens for allergen immunotherapy ×

Service Code: 95165
Performed in an office
310
times performed,
11% of his services

3rd 1st

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$3,410an average of $11 per time performed $2,480
an average of $8 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
270
times performed,
9% of his services

4th 2nd

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

201
patients got this service, 40% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$22,950an average of $85 per time performed $12,690
an average of $47 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
191
times performed,
7% of his services

5th 4th

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

191
patients got this service, 38% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$28,650an average of $150 per time performed $13,179
an average of $69 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Measurement of antibody (ige) to allergic substance

Service Code: 86003
Performed in an office
187
times performed,
6% of his services

6th Alert

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

15
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,675an average of $25 per time performed $1,309
an average of $7 per time performed
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Examination to assess movement of vocal cord flaps using ... +

Examination to assess movement of vocal cord flaps using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 31579
Performed in an office
164
times performed,
6% of his services

7th 27th

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

105
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$103,320an average of $630 per time performed $26,076
an average of $159 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
88
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 10th

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

66
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$5,720an average of $65 per time performed $2,552
an average of $29 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
82
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 5th

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

67
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$10,250an average of $125 per time performed $6,068
an average of $74 per time performed
AUDITORY SYSTEM

Removal of impact ear wax, one ear

Service Code: 69210
Performed in an office
66
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 8th

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

52
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$6,930an average of $105 per time performed $2,310
an average of $35 per time performed
MEDICINE

Examination of the nose and throat using an endoscope

Service Code: 92511
Performed in an office
59
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 22nd

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

43
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$14,160an average of $240 per time performed $6,136
an average of $104 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 4... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 45 minutes ×

Service Code: 99204
Performed in an office
55
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 12th

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

55
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$11,000an average of $200 per time performed $5,940
an average of $108 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ct scan of face

Service Code: 70486
Performed in an office
47
times performed,
2% of his services

13th 25th

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

44
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$35,250an average of $750 per time performed $8,695
an average of $185 per time performed
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of chemical for destruction of neck muscles

Service Code: 64613
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
1% of his services

14th Alert

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

17
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$26,310an average of $877 per time performed $4,860
an average of $162 per time performed
MEDICINE

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity o... +

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity of muscles for guidance with injection of chemical for destruction of muscles ×

Service Code: 95874
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
1% of his services

15th Alert

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

17
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,000an average of $100 per time performed $1,410
an average of $47 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Smoking and tobacco use intermediate counseling, greater ... +

Smoking and tobacco use intermediate counseling, greater than 3 minutes up to 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99406
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.62% of his services

16th 91st

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

16
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$360an average of $20 per time performed $180
an average of $10 per time performed
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Injection of vocal cords using an endoscope with operatin... +

Injection of vocal cords using an endoscope with operating microscope or telescope ×

Service Code: 31571
Performed in a facility
15
times performed,
0.52% of his services

17th 139th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$18,690an average of $1,246 per time performed $2,295
an average of $153 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
15
times performed,
0.52% of his services

18th 80th

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

15
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,075an average of $205 per time performed $1,125
an average of $75 per time performed
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Control of nasal bleeding using an endoscope

Service Code: 31238
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.38% of his services

19th 135th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$11,550an average of $1,050 per time performed $2,805
an average of $255 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 "Otolaryngology." 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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