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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $193 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 6 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
872
Rank: 91st
out of 2,477 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
7,661
Rank: 115th
out of 2,477 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
8.8 This Provider
Avg 5.6
Total Paid
by Medicare
$199K
Rank: 150th
out of 2,477 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$229 This Provider
Avg $193

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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James M. Galloway
Average for Family Practice 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

James M. Galloway

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 24 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
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
2,469
times performed,
32% of his services

1st 2nd

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

611
patients got this service, 70% of his patients
4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$204,927an average of $83 per time performed $111,105
an average of $45 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
1,072
times performed,
14% of his services

2nd 3rd

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

584
patients got this service, 67% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$16,080an average of $15 per time performed $3,216
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 5 minutes ×

Service Code: 99211
Performed in an office
606
times performed,
8% of his services

3rd 12th

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

283
patients got this service, 32% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.2)
$23,634an average of $39 per time performed $7,272
an average of $12 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
498
times performed,
7% of his services

4th 5th

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

396
patients got this service, 45% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$14,940an average of $30 per time performed $5,478
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
467
times performed,
6% of his services

5th 4th

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

76
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
6.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 6.2)
$13,076an average of $28 per time performed $2,802
an average of $6 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 10 minutes p... +

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 10 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99307
Performed in an office
406
times performed,
5% of his services

6th 93rd

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

51
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$20,300an average of $50 per time performed $10,556
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 25 minutes ×

Service Code: 99214
Performed in an office
377
times performed,
5% of his services

7th 1st

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

267
patients got this service, 31% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$47,125an average of $125 per time performed $24,128
an average of $64 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope +

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope ×

Service Code: 81000
Performed in an office
330
times performed,
4% of his services

8th 53rd

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

221
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$7,260an average of $22 per time performed $1,320
an average of $4 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
302
times performed,
4% of his services

9th 6th

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

297
patients got this service, 34% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,550an average of $25 per time performed $6,946
an average of $23 per time performed
MEDICINE

Vaccine for influenza for injection into muscle

Service Code: 90662
Performed in an office
247
times performed,
3% of his services

10th 45th

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

247
patients got this service, 28% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,880an average of $40 per time performed $7,657
an average of $31 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood glucose (sugar) level

Service Code: 82947
Performed in an office
230
times performed,
3% of his services

11th 38th

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

111
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$1,840an average of $8 per time performed $1,380
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
129
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 9th

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

44
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$3,225an average of $25 per time performed $2,064
an average of $16 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, vitamin b-12 cyanocobalamin, up to 1000 mcg

Service Code: J3420
Performed in an office
99
times performed,
1% of his services

13th 31st

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

31
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
3.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.2)
$396an average of $4 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

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

Service Code: 71020
Performed in an office
63
times performed,
0.82% of his services

14th 30th

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

61
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,040an average of $80 per time performed $1,008
an average of $16 per time performed
MEDICINE

Administration of 1 vaccine

Service Code: 90471
Performed in an office
62
times performed,
0.81% of his services

15th 51st

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

61
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,550an average of $25 per time performed $992
an average of $16 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 (fluzone) ×

Service Code: Q2038
Performed in an office
59
times performed,
0.77% of his services

16th 23rd

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

57
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$885an average of $15 per time performed $708
an average of $12 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Annual wellness visit, includes a personalized prevention... +

Annual wellness visit, includes a personalized prevention plan of service (pps), subsequent visit ×

Service Code: G0439
Performed in an office
54
times performed,
0.7% of his services

17th 43rd

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

54
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,210an average of $115 per time performed $5,670
an average of $105 per time performed
MEDICINE

Routine ekg using at least 12 leads including interpretat... +

Routine ekg using at least 12 leads including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93000
Performed in an office
51
times performed,
0.67% of his services

18th 22nd

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

50
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,060an average of $60 per time performed $459
an average of $9 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
0.55% of his services

19th 52nd

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

42
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,050an average of $25 per time performed $966
an average of $23 per time performed
MEDICINE

Vaccine for pneumococcal polysaccharide for injection ben... +

Vaccine for pneumococcal polysaccharide for injection beneath the skin or into muscle, patient 2 years or older ×

Service Code: 90732
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
0.5% of his services

20th 44th

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

38
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,888an average of $76 per time performed $2,432
an average of $64 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 35 minutes per day +

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 35 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99305
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.23% of his services

21st 132nd

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,430an average of $135 per time performed $1,692
an average of $94 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood to screen for colon tumors

Service Code: 82270
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.21% of his services

22nd 81st

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)
$240an average of $15 per time performed $80
an average of $5 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
14
times performed,
0.18% of his services

23rd 105th

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$238an average of $17 per time performed $112
an average of $8 per time performed
MEDICINE

Pneumococcal vaccine for injection into muscle

Service Code: 90670
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.16% of his services

24th 320th

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,740an average of $145 per time performed $1,644
an average of $137 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 "Family Medicine." 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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