Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $266 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 9 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
690
Rank: 241st
out of 1,056 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
4,076
Rank: 344th
out of 1,056 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
5.9 This Provider
Avg 8.6
Total Paid
by Medicare
$74.3K
Rank: 673rd
out of 1,056 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$108 This Provider
Avg $266

How This Provider’s Patients Compare

Doctors often say their patients are sicker or more complex than those of their peers. The measure displayed below, used by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, takes into account patients’ characteristics to estimate whether they are expected to have above-average Medicare spending. It considers patients’ age, sex, diagnoses from the past year and other factors. This provider’s score below takes into account all of his Part B patients.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 51 different services in 2015
(36 were redacted as they were performed on less than 11 patients)

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Drug Services
Medical Services
CATEGORY
Description of Service
Times Performed (or Units) This Service's Rank Patients Unique Visits
Per Patient
Billed to Medicare Payments from Medicare
drug
DRUGS

Injection, ceftriaxone sodium, per 250 mg

Service Code: J0696
Performed in an office
1,088
times performed,
27% of his services

1st 14th

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

247
patients got this service, 36% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$10,880.00an average of $10.00 per time performed $533.12
an average of $0.49 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, betamethasone acetate 3mg and betamethasone so... +

Injection, betamethasone acetate 3mg and betamethasone sodium phosphate 3mg ×

Service Code: J0702
Performed in an office
799
times performed,
20% of his services

2nd 41st

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

363
patients got this service, 53% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$14,382.00an average of $18.00 per time performed $3,140.07
an average of $3.93 per time performed
medical
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
703
times performed,
17% of his services

3rd 7th

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

427
patients got this service, 62% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$17,575.00an average of $25.00 per time performed $11,121.46
an average of $15.82 per time performed
medical
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
506
times performed,
12% of his services

4th 2nd

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

415
patients got this service, 60% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$55,660.00an average of $110.00 per time performed $33,229.02
an average of $65.67 per time performed
medical
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
168
times performed,
4% of his services

5th 82nd

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

168
patients got this service, 24% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$18,480.00an average of $110.00 per time performed $10,649.52
an average of $63.39 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

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

Service Code: 71020
Performed in an office
99
times performed,
2% of his services

6th 27th

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

98
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$8,118.00an average of $82.00 per time performed $1,703.79
an average of $17.21 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated urinalysis test

Service Code: 81003
Performed in an office
93
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 37th

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

81
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,302.00an average of $14.00 per time performed $270.63
an average of $2.91 per time performed
medical
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
92
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 4th

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

84
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$6,934.96an average of $75.38 per time performed $4,116.08
an average of $44.74 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Detection test for influenza virus

Service Code: 87804
Performed in an office
90
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 74th

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

45
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,800.00an average of $20.00 per time performed $1,278.00
an average of $14.20 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of paranasal sinus, less than 3 views

Service Code: 70210
Performed in an office
77
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 176th

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

76
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$5,390.00an average of $70.00 per time performed $1,447.60
an average of $18.80 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Strep test (streptococcus, group a)

Service Code: 87880
Performed in an office
69
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 118th

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

69
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,070.00an average of $30.00 per time performed $1,001.88
an average of $14.52 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 2... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 20 minutes ×

Service Code: 99202
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
0.83% of his services

12th 177th

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

34
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,652.00an average of $78.00 per time performed $1,049.58
an average of $30.87 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Detection test for influenza virus, a or b

Service Code: 87400
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
0.79% of his services

13th 313th

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$544.00an average of $17.00 per time performed $464.64
an average of $14.52 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Administration of 1 vaccine

Service Code: 90471
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.29% of his services

14th 68th

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$312.00an average of $26.00 per time performed $197.52
an average of $16.46 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of knee, 4 or more views

Service Code: 73564
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.27% of his services

15th 278th

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)
$1,012.00an average of $92.00 per time performed $308.22
an average of $28.02 per time performed

Office Visits

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 B Oliver
Average for Internal Medicine Providers in Alabama

Notes: Medicare redacted this data for any services provided to fewer than 11 patients. The contact information listed above is the most current we have for this provider. The services listed on this page may have been delivered at a previous address or as part of a different practice.

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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 2015 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.

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