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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $233 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 6 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,351
Rank: 63rd
out of 2,711 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
8,414
Rank: 221st
out of 2,711 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
6.2 This Provider
Avg 5.9
Total Paid
by Medicare
$308K
Rank: 133rd
out of 2,711 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$228 This Provider
Avg $233

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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Harvey H. Wolf
Average for Internal Medicine 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

Harvey H. Wolf

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 42 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
2,957
times performed,
35% of his services

1st 2nd

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

1,020
patients got this service, 75% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$248,388an average of $84 per time performed $130,108
an average of $44 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
937
times performed,
11% of his services

2nd 4th

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

137
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
6.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$89,015an average of $95 per time performed $49,661
an average of $53 per time performed
DRUGS

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

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

Service Code: J0702
Performed in an office
524
times performed,
6% of his services

3rd 226th

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

116
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$5,240an average of $10 per time performed $2,096
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
521
times performed,
6% of his services

4th 8th

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

79
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
6.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.5)
$14,067an average of $27 per time performed $3,126
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
306
times performed,
4% of his services

5th 18th

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

150
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$7,650an average of $25 per time performed $4,896
an average of $16 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
277
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 11th

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

154
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$56,231an average of $203 per time performed $39,611
an average of $143 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, 30 minutes or less

Service Code: 99238
Performed in a facility
267
times performed,
3% of his services

7th 29th

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

148
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$26,166an average of $98 per time performed $14,151
an average of $53 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
260
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 12th

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

183
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$19,240an average of $74 per time performed $3,640
an average of $14 per time performed
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
234
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 195th

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

234
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$22,230an average of $95 per time performed $9,828
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 25 minutes ×

Service Code: 99214
Performed in an office
225
times performed,
3% of his services

10th 1st

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

178
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$25,650an average of $114 per time performed $15,525
an average of $69 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
213
times performed,
3% of his services

11th 74th

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

153
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$5,538an average of $26 per time performed $852
an average of $4 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
203
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 7th

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

166
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$5,684an average of $28 per time performed $2,233
an average of $11 per time performed
MEDICINE

Vaccine for influenza for injection into muscle, patient ... +

Vaccine for influenza for injection into muscle, patient 3 years and older ×

Service Code: 90656
Performed in an office
195
times performed,
2% of his services

13th 104th

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

193
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,875an average of $25 per time performed $2,340
an average of $12 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

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

Service Code: 71020
Performed in an office
192
times performed,
2% of his services

14th 40th

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

101
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$14,016an average of $73 per time performed $2,880
an average of $15 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
190
times performed,
2% of his services

15th 13th

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

188
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,750an average of $25 per time performed $4,370
an average of $23 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
91
times performed,
1% of his services

16th 3rd

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

82
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$1,820an average of $20 per time performed $273
an average of $3 per time performed
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
74
times performed,
0.88% of his services

17th 88th

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

74
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,916an average of $134 per time performed $4,292
an average of $58 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule +

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule ×

Service Code: 20610
Performed in an office
63
times performed,
0.75% of his services

18th 100th

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

47
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$6,363an average of $101 per time performed $2,772
an average of $44 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, ketorolac tromethamine, per 15 mg

Service Code: J1885
Performed in an office
63
times performed,
0.75% of his services

19th 77th

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$630an average of $10 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Natriuretic peptide (heart and blood vessel protein) level +

Natriuretic peptide (heart and blood vessel protein) level ×

Service Code: 83880
Performed in an office
62
times performed,
0.74% of his services

20th 140th

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

45
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$10,292an average of $166 per time performed $2,976
an average of $48 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
44
times performed,
0.52% of his services

21st 23rd

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

42
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,508an average of $57 per time performed $528
an average of $12 per time performed
AUDITORY SYSTEM

Removal of impact ear wax, one ear

Service Code: 69210
Performed in an office
41
times performed,
0.49% of his services

22nd 134th

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

36
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,296an average of $56 per time performed $1,230
an average of $30 per time performed
MEDICINE

Respiratory inhaled pressure or nonpressure treatment to ... +

Respiratory inhaled pressure or nonpressure treatment to relieve airway obstruction or for sputum specimen ×

Service Code: 94640
Performed in an office
39
times performed,
0.46% of his services

23rd 153rd

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

30
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,287an average of $33 per time performed $507
an average of $13 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital observation care typically 30 minutes

Service Code: 99218
Performed in a facility
38
times performed,
0.45% of his services

24th 449th

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

20
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,066an average of $107 per time performed $2,774
an average of $73 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, promethazine hydrochloride, up to 50 mg

Service Code: J2550
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
0.38% of his services

25th 342nd

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

15
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$672an average of $21 per time performed $32
an average of $1 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of shoulder, minimum of 2 views

Service Code: 73030
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.37% of his services

26th 279th

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,108an average of $68 per time performed $496
an average of $16 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of foot, minimum of 3 views

Service Code: 73630
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
0.33% of his services

27th 349th

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

18
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,652an average of $59 per time performed $476
an average of $17 per time performed
DRUGS

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

Service Code: J3420
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.32% of his services

28th 35th

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.7)
$378an average of $14 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Imaging of abdomen

Service Code: 74020
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.32% of his services

29th 462nd

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,998an average of $74 per time performed $567
an average of $21 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
26
times performed,
0.31% of his services

30th 68th

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

26
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,690an average of $65 per time performed $1,664
an average of $64 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of lower and sacral spine, minimum of 4 views

Service Code: 72110
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.3% of his services

31st 255th

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

15
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,525an average of $101 per time performed $675
an average of $27 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of knee, 1 or 2 views

Service Code: 73560
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.29% of his services

32nd 249th

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

17
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,704an average of $71 per time performed $432
an average of $18 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Troponin (protein) analysis

Service Code: 84484
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.27% of his services

33rd 327th

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

22
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,610an average of $70 per time performed $322
an average of $14 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood glucose (sugar) level

Service Code: 82947
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.26% of his services

34th 62nd

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

21
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$638an average of $29 per time performed $132
an average of $6 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.25% of his services

35th 71st

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

21
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$525an average of $25 per time performed $483
an average of $23 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Creatine kinase (cardiac enzyme) level

Service Code: 82553
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.23% of his services

36th 308th

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

18
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$646an average of $34 per time performed $304
an average of $16 per time performed
MEDICINE

Administration of 1 vaccine

Service Code: 90471
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.23% of his services

37th 80th

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

19
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$475an average of $25 per time performed $247
an average of $13 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: 85027
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.21% of his services

38th 55th

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

17
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$558an average of $31 per time performed $162
an average of $9 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
15
times performed,
0.18% of his services

39th 38th

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

15
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$1,095an average of $73 per time performed $315
an average of $21 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Strapping, unna boot

Service Code: 29580
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.18% of his services

40th Alert

most performed service for this provider 5 or fewer providers in this specialty in NC perform this service

11
patients got this service, 0.81% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$915an average of $61 per time performed $585
an average of $39 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
13
times performed,
0.15% of his services

41st 66th

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

13
patients got this service, 0.96% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,327an average of $179 per time performed $1,482
an average of $114 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Drainage of abscess

Service Code: 10060
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.15% of his services

42nd 624th

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

13
patients got this service, 0.96% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,326an average of $102 per time performed $884
an average of $68 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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