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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $844 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 73 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
465
Rank: 104th
out of 214 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
39,186
Rank: 83rd
out of 214 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
84.3 This Provider
Avg 72.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$290K
Rank: 110th
out of 214 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$623 This Provider
Avg $844

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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Timothy M. Carey
Average for Hematology/Oncology 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.

Individuals

ANUP LAHIRY

SCOTT STEPHEN

DAVID KIMBALL

PAUL MARTIN

STEVEN BLACK

Organizations

NORTHEAST GEORGIA MEDIC...

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

Patients saw before

Timothy M. Carey

Patients saw after

Individuals

PAUL MARTIN

SCOTT STEPHEN

ANUP LAHIRY

DAVID KIMBALL

ROBERT BALOTIN

Organizations

NORTHEAST GEORGIA MEDIC...

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 45 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
TEMPORARY CODES

Injection, ferumoxytol, for treatment of iron deficiency ... +

Injection, ferumoxytol, for treatment of iron deficiency anemia, 1 mg (non-end-stage renal disease use) ×

Service Code: Q0138
Performed in an office
14,280
times performed,
36% of his services

1st 3rd

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

12
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$14,280an average of $1 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
TEMPORARY CODES

Low osmolar contrast material, 300-399 mg/ml iodine conce... +

Low osmolar contrast material, 300-399 mg/ml iodine concentration, per ml ×

Service Code: Q9967
Performed in an office
8,240
times performed,
21% of his services

2nd 9th

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

44
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$8,240an average of $1 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, fosaprepitant (emend), 1 mg

Service Code: J1453
Performed in an office
4,950
times performed,
13% of his services

3rd 2nd

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.6)
$14,850an average of $3 per time performed $4,950
an average of $1 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
2,638
times performed,
7% of his services

4th 5th

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

33
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
5.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.6)
$26,380an average of $10 per time performed $0
an average of $0 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
1,114
times performed,
3% of his services

5th 12th

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

261
patients got this service, 56% of his patients
4.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.2)
$17,824an average of $16 per time performed $3,342
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
1,083
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 8th

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

253
patients got this service, 54% of his patients
4.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4)
$45,486an average of $42 per time performed $11,913
an average of $11 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, palonosetron hydrochloride, 25 mcg

Service Code: J2469
Performed in an office
970
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 10th

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

23
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
4.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.3)
$38,800an average of $40 per time performed $14,550
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 25 minutes ×

Service Code: 99214
Performed in an office
906
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 17th

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

336
patients got this service, 72% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$144,054an average of $159 per time performed $66,138
an average of $73 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, granisetron hydrochloride, 100 mcg

Service Code: J1626
Performed in an office
740
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 21st

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

27
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.3)
$26,640an average of $36 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
687
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 20th

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

196
patients got this service, 42% of his patients
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$44,655an average of $65 per time performed $7,557
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Lactate dehydrogenase (enzyme) level

Service Code: 83615
Performed in an office
617
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 32nd

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

185
patients got this service, 40% of his patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$14,191an average of $23 per time performed $2,468
an average of $4 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
314
times performed,
0.8% of his services

12th 23rd

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

41
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
6.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.4)
$29,830an average of $95 per time performed $7,536
an average of $24 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, carboplatin, 50 mg

Service Code: J9045
Performed in an office
312
times performed,
0.8% of his services

13th 28th

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

14
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.6)
$6,864an average of $22 per time performed $936
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 15 minutes ×

Service Code: 99213
Performed in an office
298
times performed,
0.76% of his services

14th 18th

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

205
patients got this service, 44% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$30,992an average of $104 per time performed $14,900
an average of $50 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein up to 1 hour

Service Code: 96413
Performed in an office
277
times performed,
0.71% of his services

15th 27th

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

39
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
7.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.3)
$138,500an average of $500 per time performed $27,700
an average of $100 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, zoledronic acid, 1 mg

Service Code: J3487
Performed in an office
192
times performed,
0.49% of his services

16th 41st

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
4.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.2)
$57,600an average of $300 per time performed $34,560
an average of $180 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, diphenhydramine hydrochloride, up to 50 mg

Service Code: J1200
Performed in an office
130
times performed,
0.33% of his services

17th 38th

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

26
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.8)
$1,300an average of $10 per time performed $130
an average of $1 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
118
times performed,
0.3% of his services

18th 29th

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

28
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
3.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.9)
$6,490an average of $55 per time performed $1,888
an average of $16 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein

Service Code: 96415
Performed in an office
113
times performed,
0.29% of his services

19th 36th

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

16
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
5.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.4)
$14,012an average of $124 per time performed $2,599
an average of $23 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
100
times performed,
0.26% of his services

20th 35th

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

14
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
7.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.2)
$3,000an average of $30 per time performed $600
an average of $6 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
85
times performed,
0.22% of his services

21st 24th

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

26
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
3.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.1)
$2,975an average of $35 per time performed $1,445
an average of $17 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, zoledronic acid (reclast), 1 mg

Service Code: J3488
Performed in an office
85
times performed,
0.22% of his services

22nd 101st

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

17
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$25,500an average of $300 per time performed $15,215
an average of $179 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99233
Performed in a facility
84
times performed,
0.21% of his services

23rd 51st

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

33
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$16,800an average of $200 per time performed $6,552
an average of $78 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
81
times performed,
0.21% of his services

24th 46th

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

20
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.6)
$21,141an average of $261 per time performed $4,131
an average of $51 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ct scan chest with contrast

Service Code: 71260
Performed in an office
75
times performed,
0.19% of his services

25th 97th

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

42
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$50,775an average of $677 per time performed $6,825
an average of $91 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
72
times performed,
0.18% of his services

26th 84th

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

72
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$17,496an average of $243 per time performed $7,992
an average of $111 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ct scan of abdomen and pelvis with contrast

Service Code: 74177
Performed in an office
68
times performed,
0.17% of his services

27th 105th

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

40
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$62,900an average of $925 per time performed $13,328
an average of $196 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
66
times performed,
0.17% of his services

28th 42nd

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

34
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$10,956an average of $166 per time performed $3,432
an average of $52 per time performed
DRUGS

Unclassified drugs

Service Code: J3490
Performed in an office
65
times performed,
0.17% of his services

29th 60th

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

16
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
4.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4)
$195an average of $3 per time performed $65
an average of $1 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
59
times performed,
0.15% of his services

30th 80th

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

21
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$3,540an average of $60 per time performed $944
an average of $16 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated urinalysis test

Service Code: 81003
Performed in an office
48
times performed,
0.12% of his services

31st 134th

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

16
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$1,200an average of $25 per time performed $144
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
39
times performed,
0.1% of his services

32nd 107th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$4,368an average of $112 per time performed $1,014
an average of $26 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99223
Performed in a facility
36
times performed,
0.09% of his services

33rd 74th

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

32
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$11,628an average of $323 per time performed $5,436
an average of $151 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ct scan chest

Service Code: 71250
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
0.09% of his services

34th 145th

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

18
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$18,700an average of $550 per time performed $4,182
an average of $123 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Magnesium level

Service Code: 83735
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.07% of his services

35th 57th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$1,242an average of $46 per time performed $243
an average of $9 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ct scan of abdomen and pelvis

Service Code: 74176
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.07% of his services

36th 167th

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

13
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$21,195an average of $785 per time performed $1,755
an average of $65 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Carcinoembryonic antigen (cea) protein level

Service Code: 82378
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.07% of his services

37th 88th

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

13
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$1,768an average of $68 per time performed $702
an average of $27 per time performed
MEDICINE

Injection of drug or substance into a vein for therapy, d... +

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

Service Code: 96374
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.06% of his services

38th 91st

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

12
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$2,750an average of $110 per time performed $1,025
an average of $41 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Computer analysis of diagnostic mammogram

Service Code: 77051
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.05% of his services

39th Alert

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

19
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$580an average of $29 per time performed $100
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.05% of his services

40th 115th

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

13
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,728an average of $96 per time performed $432
an average of $24 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 6... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 60 minutes ×

Service Code: 99205
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.04% of his services

41st 75th

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

17
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,219an average of $307 per time performed $2,448
an average of $144 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of chest, 2 views, front and side

Service Code: 71020
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.04% of his services

42nd 147th

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

12
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$840an average of $60 per time performed $168
an average of $12 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.04% of his services

43rd 81st

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

13
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$686an average of $49 per time performed $168
an average of $12 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.03% of his services

44th 98th

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)
$275an average of $25 per time performed $242
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
11
times performed,
0.03% of his services

45th 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)
$165an average of $15 per time performed $154
an average of $14 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 "Hematology & Oncology." 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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