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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $287 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
938
Rank: 175th
out of 4,416 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
5,315
Rank: 356th
out of 4,416 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
5.7 This Provider
Avg 5.3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$481K
Rank: 62nd
out of 4,416 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$513 This Provider
Avg $287

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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Morris Mauer
Average for Internal Medicine Providers in Illinois

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

Morris Mauer

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 21 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

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99233
Performed in a facility
3,428
times performed,
64% of his services

1st 5th

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

666
patients got this service, 71% of his patients
5.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$1,062,680an average of $310 per time performed $291,380
an average of $85 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
605
times performed,
11% of his services

2nd 6th

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

513
patients got this service, 55% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$278,300an average of $460 per time performed $99,220
an average of $164 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
280
times performed,
5% of his services

3rd 1st

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

140
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$47,600an average of $170 per time performed $22,400
an average of $80 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Critical care delivery critically ill or injured patient,... +

Critical care delivery critically ill or injured patient, first 30-74 minutes ×

Service Code: 99291
Performed in a facility
185
times performed,
3% of his services

4th 29th

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

172
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$72,150an average of $390 per time performed $33,300
an average of $180 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
109
times performed,
2% of his services

5th 4th

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

67
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$2,398an average of $22 per time performed $327
an average of $3 per time performed
MEDICINE

Heart rhythm tracing, analysis, and interpretation of 48-... +

Heart rhythm tracing, analysis, and interpretation of 48-hour ekg ×

Service Code: 93227
Performed in a facility
93
times performed,
2% of his services

6th 162nd

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

92
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$9,300an average of $100 per time performed $2,046
an average of $22 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient home visit, typically 40 minutes

Service Code: 99349
Performed in an office
80
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 35th

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

52
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$21,600an average of $270 per time performed $8,320
an average of $104 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
78
times performed,
1% of his services

8th 7th

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 6.1)
$2,340an average of $30 per time performed $468
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
62
times performed,
1% of his services

9th 51st

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

45
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$4,154an average of $67 per time performed $682
an average of $11 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
57
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 2nd

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

43
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$6,270an average of $110 per time performed $2,907
an average of $51 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
54
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 23rd

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

46
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$4,752an average of $88 per time performed $756
an average of $14 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
52
times performed,
0.98% of his services

12th 21st

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

40
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$5,356an average of $103 per time performed $780
an average of $15 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient home visit, typically 60 minutes

Service Code: 99344
Performed in an office
47
times performed,
0.88% of his services

13th 172nd

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

39
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$12,361an average of $263 per time performed $7,003
an average of $149 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital observation or inpatient care high severity, 55 ... +

Hospital observation or inpatient care high severity, 55 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99236
Performed in a facility
37
times performed,
0.7% of his services

14th 131st

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

37
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$18,870an average of $510 per time performed $6,475
an average of $175 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
35
times performed,
0.66% of his services

15th 28th

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

25
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$2,450an average of $70 per time performed $490
an average of $14 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Physician re-certification for medicare-covered home heal... +

Physician re-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 re-certification period ×

Service Code: G0179
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.49% of his services

16th 44th

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

23
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$2,886an average of $111 per time performed $884
an average of $34 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
22
times performed,
0.41% of his services

17th 16th

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$1,100an average of $50 per time performed $374
an average of $17 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
20
times performed,
0.38% of his services

18th 19th

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,200an average of $110 per time performed $320
an average of $16 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
18
times performed,
0.34% of his services

19th 14th

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: 1.4)
$4,500an average of $250 per time performed $2,142
an average of $119 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
16
times performed,
0.3% of his services

20th 42nd

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)
$480an average of $30 per time performed $192
an average of $12 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.21% of his services

21st 39th

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,320an average of $120 per time performed $264
an average of $24 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 "Internal 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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