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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $259 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 10 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
856
Rank: 37th
out of 333 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
13,329
Rank: 32nd
out of 333 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
15.6 This Provider
Avg 9.7
Total Paid
by Medicare
$179K
Rank: 67th
out of 333 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$209 This Provider
Avg $259

Note: About 23% of this provider’s Medicare payments were for drugs administered in her office.
This is intended to reimburse the provider for purchasing the drugs, plus an additional percentage for overhead.

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

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 50 different services in 2013
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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, onabotulinumtoxina, 1 unit

Service Code: J0585
Performed in an office
8,463
times performed,
63% of her services

1st 1st

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

23
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$86,576an average of $10 per time performed $31,059
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
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
663
times performed,
5% of her services

2nd 6th

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

201
patients got this service, 23% of her patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$89,976an average of $136 per time performed $35,411
an average of $53 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
384
times performed,
3% of her services

3rd 3rd

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

269
patients got this service, 31% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$71,293an average of $186 per time performed $27,137
an average of $71 per time performed
medical
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
91
times performed,
0.68% of her services

4th 13th

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

91
patients got this service, 11% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$30,143an average of $331 per time performed $13,718
an average of $151 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, 30 minutes or less

Service Code: 99238
Performed in a facility
85
times performed,
0.64% of her services

5th 52nd

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)
$12,882an average of $152 per time performed $4,532
an average of $53 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
79
times performed,
0.59% of her services

6th 4th

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

76
patients got this service, 9% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$9,978an average of $126 per time performed $3,701
an average of $47 per time performed
medical
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
72
times performed,
0.54% of her services

7th 21st

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

61
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$19,507an average of $271 per time performed $7,124
an average of $99 per time performed
medical
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
60
times performed,
0.45% of her services

8th 15th

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

59
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$12,081an average of $201 per time performed $4,608
an average of $77 per time performed
medical
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
48
times performed,
0.36% of her services

9th 17th

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

36
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$4,781an average of $100 per time performed $1,388
an average of $29 per time performed
medical
NA

Injection of chemical for destruction of facial and neck ... +

Injection of chemical for destruction of facial and neck nerve muscles ×

Service Code: 64615
Performed in an office
46
times performed,
0.35% of her services

10th 69th

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

20
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$25,346an average of $551 per time performed $4,221
an average of $92 per time performed
medical
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
46
times performed,
0.35% of her services

11th 8th

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

46
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$14,029an average of $305 per time performed $5,300
an average of $115 per time performed
medical
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
44
times performed,
0.33% of her services

12th 29th

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

44
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,556an average of $149 per time performed $1,841
an average of $42 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 30 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 30 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99221
Performed in a facility
36
times performed,
0.27% of her services

13th 63rd

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

36
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,800an average of $189 per time performed $2,709
an average of $75 per time performed
medical
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,
0.26% of her services

14th 19th

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 $1,496
an average of $43 per time performed
medical
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
26
times performed,
0.2% of her services

15th 14th

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

26
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,023an average of $347 per time performed $3,211
an average of $124 per time performed
medical
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 imple ×

Service Code: G0180
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.17% of her services

16th 116th

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

20
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,224an average of $192 per time performed $835
an average of $38 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Monitoring and localization of seizure activity over 24-h... +

Monitoring and localization of seizure activity over 24-hour period using 16-channel electroencephalograph (eeg) ×

Service Code: 95951
Performed in a facility
21
times performed,
0.16% of her services

17th 34th

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$24,494an average of $1,166 per time performed $4,973
an average of $237 per time performed
medical
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
20
times performed,
0.15% of her services

18th 87th

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

20
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,840an average of $192 per time performed $817
an average of $41 per time performed
medical
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
15
times performed,
0.11% of her services

19th 38th

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,076an average of $338 per time performed $1,796
an average of $120 per time performed
medical
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 a facility
12
times performed,
0.09% of her services

20th 28th

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: 1.4)
$2,949an average of $246 per time performed $967
an average of $81 per time performed

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 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.

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