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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
377
Rank: 133rd
out of 214 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
23,239
Rank: 112th
out of 214 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
61.6 This Provider
Avg 72.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$640K
Rank: 62nd
out of 214 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$1,697 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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Thomas A. Simpson
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

ALFONSO DIAZ

MICHAEL KIZZIAH

RUSSELL ROBERTS

DILAWAR KHAN

JAMES WHATLEY

Organizations

FLOYD HEALTHCARE MANAGE...

REDMOND PARK HOSPITAL, LLC

Patients saw before

Thomas A. Simpson

Patients saw after

Individuals

ALFONSO DIAZ

GERALD MCCORMICK

DILAWAR KHAN

RUSSELL ROBERTS

JOHN ABDOU

Organizations

FLOYD HEALTHCARE MANAGE...

REDMOND PARK HOSPITAL, LLC

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 35 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, fosaprepitant (emend), 1 mg

Service Code: J1453
Performed in an office
7,200
times performed,
31% of his services

1st 2nd

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

13
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
3.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.6)
$28,800an average of $4 per time performed $7,200
an average of $1 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
4,460
times performed,
19% of his services

2nd 5th

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

57
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
6.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.6)
$35,680an average of $8 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, palonosetron hydrochloride, 25 mcg

Service Code: J2469
Performed in an office
3,420
times performed,
15% of his services

3rd 10th

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

53
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
6.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.3)
$188,100an average of $55 per time performed $51,300
an average of $15 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
1,166
times performed,
5% of his services

4th 12th

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

311
patients got this service, 82% of his patients
3.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.2)
$17,490an average of $15 per time performed $3,498
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
1,125
times performed,
5% of his services

5th 8th

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

311
patients got this service, 82% of his patients
3.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4)
$45,000an average of $40 per time performed $12,375
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
887
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 20th

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

296
patients got this service, 79% of his patients
3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$53,220an average of $60 per time performed $13,305
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 15 minutes ×

Service Code: 99213
Performed in an office
691
times performed,
3% of his services

7th 18th

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

269
patients got this service, 71% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$58,735an average of $85 per time performed $34,550
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
457
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 27th

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

62
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
7.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.3)
$199,252an average of $436 per time performed $42,958
an average of $94 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
429
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 23rd

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

57
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
6.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.4)
$34,320an average of $80 per time performed $9,867
an average of $23 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, carboplatin, 50 mg

Service Code: J9045
Performed in an office
410
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 28th

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

18
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.6)
$94,300an average of $230 per time performed $1,230
an average of $3 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, paclitaxel, 30 mg

Service Code: J9265
Performed in an office
409
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 31st

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

17
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
3.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.6)
$134,970an average of $330 per time performed $2,454
an average of $6 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, zoledronic acid, 1 mg

Service Code: J3487
Performed in an office
336
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 41st

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

17
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
4.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.2)
$134,400an average of $400 per time performed $60,480
an average of $180 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein

Service Code: 96415
Performed in an office
290
times performed,
1% of his services

13th 36th

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

36
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.4)
$30,740an average of $106 per time performed $6,090
an average of $21 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
270
times performed,
1% of his services

14th 24th

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

45
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
5.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.1)
$12,960an average of $48 per time performed $4,590
an average of $17 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
223
times performed,
0.96% of his services

15th 46th

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

39
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
4.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.6)
$52,851an average of $237 per time performed $11,373
an average of $51 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, diphenhydramine hydrochloride, up to 50 mg

Service Code: J1200
Performed in an office
201
times performed,
0.86% of his services

16th 38th

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

34
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
5.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.8)
$2,814an average of $14 per time performed $201
an average of $1 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into... +

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into a vein ×

Service Code: 96411
Performed in an office
169
times performed,
0.73% of his services

17th 79th

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

15
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4)
$34,983an average of $207 per time performed $7,605
an average of $45 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
164
times performed,
0.71% of his services

18th 17th

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

141
patients got this service, 37% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$21,320an average of $130 per time performed $10,004
an average of $61 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, pegfilgrastim, 6 mg

Service Code: J2505
Performed in an office
152
times performed,
0.65% of his services

19th 76th

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

34
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
4.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$673,360an average of $4,430 per time performed $338,960
an average of $2,230 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
102
times performed,
0.44% of his services

20th 42nd

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

26
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
3.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$15,708an average of $154 per time performed $4,998
an average of $49 per time performed
DRUGS

Unclassified drugs

Service Code: J3490
Performed in an office
97
times performed,
0.42% of his services

21st 60th

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

24
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4)
$776an average of $8 per time performed $97
an average of $1 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Carcinoembryonic antigen (cea) protein level

Service Code: 82378
Performed in an office
85
times performed,
0.37% of his services

22nd 88th

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

44
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$8,500an average of $100 per time performed $2,295
an average of $27 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosi... +

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis, concurrent with another infusion ×

Service Code: 96368
Performed in an office
77
times performed,
0.33% of his services

23rd 102nd

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

22
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.8)
$3,850an average of $50 per time performed $1,078
an average of $14 per time performed
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution , 1000 cc

Service Code: J7030
Performed in an office
72
times performed,
0.31% of his services

24th 64th

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

20
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$1,800an average of $25 per time performed $72
an average of $1 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
56
times performed,
0.24% of his services

25th 44th

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

42
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$3,360an average of $60 per time performed $1,568
an average of $28 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Lactate dehydrogenase (enzyme) level

Service Code: 83615
Performed in an office
51
times performed,
0.22% of his services

26th 32nd

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

37
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$1,530an average of $30 per time performed $255
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Immunologic analysis for detection of tumor antigen

Service Code: 86300
Performed in an office
49
times performed,
0.21% of his services

27th 82nd

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

32
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$4,900an average of $100 per time performed $1,421
an average of $29 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
41
times performed,
0.18% of his services

28th 29th

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

15
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.9)
$2,214an average of $54 per time performed $656
an average of $16 per time performed
MEDICINE

Hydration infusion into a vein

Service Code: 96361
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
0.15% of his services

29th 48th

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

13
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$1,360an average of $40 per time performed $374
an average of $11 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
33
times performed,
0.14% of his services

30th 84th

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

33
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,930an average of $210 per time performed $3,762
an average of $114 per time performed
MEDICINE

Hydration infusion into a vein 31 minutes to 1 hour

Service Code: 96360
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.11% of his services

31st 73rd

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

14
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$3,328an average of $128 per time performed $1,040
an average of $40 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 15 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 15 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99231
Performed in a facility
17
times performed,
0.07% of his services

32nd 62nd

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

11
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$1,190an average of $70 per time performed $510
an average of $30 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
16
times performed,
0.07% of his services

33rd 58th

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

15
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$2,960an average of $185 per time performed $1,696
an average of $106 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.06% of his services

34th 98th

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

13
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$351an average of $27 per time performed $273
an average of $21 per time performed
MEDICINE

Vaccine for influenza for injection into muscle

Service Code: 90662
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.05% of his services

35th Alert

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

11
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$660an average of $60 per time performed $308
an average of $28 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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