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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $272 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 10 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
849
Rank: 34th
out of 363 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
6,017
Rank: 47th
out of 363 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
7.1 This Provider
Avg 9.6
Total Paid
by Medicare
$134K
Rank: 105th
out of 363 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$158 This Provider
Avg $272

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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Shawnna L. Patterson
Average for Neurology 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.

Individuals

ROBERT FRERE

RUKMINI MENON

ERIC LINDZEN

DONALD PRICE

ERIC MARTIN

Organizations

PITT COUNTY MEMORIAL HO...

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

Patients saw before

Shawnna L. Patterson

Patients saw after

Individuals

ROBERT FRERE

DONALD PRICE

RUKMINI MENON

ERIC LINDZEN

JOHN HARDY

Organizations

PITT COUNTY MEMORIAL HO...

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 18 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
4,270
times performed,
71% of her services

1st 1st

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$34,160an average of $8 per time performed $17,080
an average of $4 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99232
Performed in a facility
613
times performed,
10% of her services

2nd 7th

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

186
patients got this service, 22% of her patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$79,690an average of $130 per time performed $33,102
an average of $54 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
338
times performed,
6% of her services

3rd 4th

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

307
patients got this service, 36% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$31,434an average of $93 per time performed $15,886
an average of $47 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
217
times performed,
4% of her services

4th 3rd

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

158
patients got this service, 19% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$30,814an average of $142 per time performed $16,275
an average of $75 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
96
times performed,
2% of her services

5th 16th

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

95
patients got this service, 11% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$30,048an average of $313 per time performed $14,496
an average of $151 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 50 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 50 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99222
Performed in a facility
89
times performed,
1% of her services

6th 26th

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

85
patients got this service, 10% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$23,674an average of $266 per time performed $9,167
an average of $103 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
69
times performed,
1% of her services

7th 19th

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

69
patients got this service, 8% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$18,768an average of $272 per time performed $9,729
an average of $141 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, 30 minutes or less

Service Code: 99238
Performed in a facility
63
times performed,
1% of her services

8th 58th

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

63
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,765an average of $155 per time performed $3,402
an average of $54 per time performed
MEDICINE

Measurement and recording of brain wave (eeg) activity, a... +

Measurement and recording of brain wave (eeg) activity, awake and asleep ×

Service Code: 95819
Performed in a facility
42
times performed,
0.7% of her services

9th 31st

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

42
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,720an average of $160 per time performed $1,764
an average of $42 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
39
times performed,
0.65% of her services

10th 54th

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$3,510an average of $90 per time performed $663
an average of $17 per time performed
MEDICINE

Measurement and recording of brain wave (eeg) activity, a... +

Measurement and recording of brain wave (eeg) activity, awake and drowsy ×

Service Code: 95816
Performed in a facility
35
times performed,
0.58% of her services

11th 25th

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

35
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,355an average of $153 per time performed $1,470
an average of $42 per time performed
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of chemical for destruction of neck muscles

Service Code: 64613
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
0.53% of her services

12th 61st

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$14,400an average of $450 per time performed $2,496
an average of $78 per time performed
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of chemical for destruction of nerve muscles on... +

Injection of chemical for destruction of nerve muscles on one side of face ×

Service Code: 64612
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.37% of her services

13th 66th

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$10,560an average of $480 per time performed $2,992
an average of $136 per time performed
MEDICINE

Measurement and recording of brain wave (eeg) activity, i... +

Measurement and recording of brain wave (eeg) activity, in coma or asleep ×

Service Code: 95822
Performed in a facility
21
times performed,
0.35% of her services

14th 85th

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

21
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,599an average of $219 per time performed $882
an average of $42 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
18
times performed,
0.3% of her services

15th 35th

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,152an average of $64 per time performed $522
an average of $29 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,
0.28% of her services

16th 23rd

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$1,700an average of $100 per time performed $493
an average of $29 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 a facility
13
times performed,
0.22% of her services

17th 52nd

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,510an average of $270 per time performed $1,625
an average of $125 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
12
times performed,
0.2% of her services

18th 9th

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,640an average of $220 per time performed $1,032
an average of $86 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Physician certification for medicare-covered home health ... +

Physician certification for medicare-covered home health services under a home health plan of care (patient not present), including contacts with home health agency and review of reports of patient status required by physicians to affirm the initial implementation of the plan of care that meets patient's needs, per certification period ×

Service Code: G0180
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.18% of her services

19th 124th

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,112an average of $192 per time performed $440
an average of $40 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 "Neurology." 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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