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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $281 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 8 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
685
Rank: 57th
out of 292 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
6,953
Rank: 34th
out of 292 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
10.2 This Provider
Avg 8.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$120K
Rank: 116th
out of 292 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$175 This Provider
Avg $281

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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Shaena Blevins
Average for Neurology Providers in Georgia

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 BALOTIN

BRETT BAUDIN

DALE ERWIN

JEFFREY MCINTIRE

LEE MARTIN

Organizations

NORTHEAST GEORGIA MEDIC...

UNION COUNTY HOSPITAL A...

Patients saw before

Shaena Blevins

Patients saw after

Individuals

DALE ERWIN

BRETT BAUDIN

JEFFREY MCINTIRE

DAVID CARROLL

ROBERT BALOTIN

Organizations

NORTHEAST GEORGIA MEDIC...

UNION COUNTY HOSPITAL A...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 19 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
5,052
times performed,
73% of her services

1st 1st

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

18
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$60,624an average of $12 per time performed $20,208
an average of $4 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
701
times performed,
10% of her services

2nd 3rd

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

414
patients got this service, 60% of her patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$81,316an average of $116 per time performed $32,246
an average of $46 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
243
times performed,
3% of her services

3rd 2nd

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

204
patients got this service, 30% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$42,525an average of $175 per time performed $18,225
an average of $75 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
202
times performed,
3% of her services

4th 13th

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

202
patients got this service, 29% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$56,156an average of $278 per time performed $22,624
an average of $112 per time performed
MEDICINE

Needle measurement, rate, and recording of nerve motor (m... +

Needle measurement, rate, and recording of nerve motor (movement) function, with f-wave study ×

Service Code: 95903
Performed in a facility
190
times performed,
3% of her services

5th 26th

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

52
patients got this service, 8% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$40,280an average of $212 per time performed $4,370
an average of $23 per time performed
MEDICINE

Needle measurement and recording of nerve sensory (feel) ... +

Needle measurement and recording of nerve sensory (feel) function ×

Service Code: 95904
Performed in a facility
170
times performed,
2% of her services

6th 22nd

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

52
patients got this service, 8% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$26,860an average of $158 per time performed $2,210
an average of $13 per time performed
MEDICINE

Assessment and recording of balance system during irrigat... +

Assessment and recording of balance system during irrigation of both ears ×

Service Code: 92543
Performed in a facility
95
times performed,
1% of her services

7th Alert

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

25
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,085an average of $43 per time performed $380
an average of $4 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
56
times performed,
0.81% of her services

8th 28th

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

52
patients got this service, 8% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,288an average of $23 per time performed $168
an average of $3 per time performed
MEDICINE

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity o... +

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity of muscles of arm or leg complete study ×

Service Code: 95886
Performed in a facility
49
times performed,
0.7% of her services

9th 58th

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

38
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$11,662an average of $238 per time performed $2,058
an average of $42 per time performed
MEDICINE

Electronic analysis and programming of implanted complex ... +

Electronic analysis and programming of implanted complex deep brain neurostimulator generator system, first hour ×

Service Code: 95978
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
0.43% of her services

10th Alert

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$21,540an average of $718 per time performed $4,620
an average of $154 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
26
times performed,
0.37% of her services

11th 15th

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

26
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,048an average of $348 per time performed $3,588
an average of $138 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
26
times performed,
0.37% of her services

12th 7th

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

21
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$3,380an average of $130 per time performed $1,326
an average of $51 per time performed
MEDICINE

Observation, testing, and recording of abnormal eye movement +

Observation, testing, and recording of abnormal eye movement ×

Service Code: 92540
Performed in a facility
25
times performed,
0.36% of her services

13th Alert

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

25
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$7,775an average of $311 per time performed $1,500
an average of $60 per time performed
MEDICINE

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity o... +

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity of muscles of arm or leg limited study ×

Service Code: 95885
Performed in a facility
17
times performed,
0.24% of her services

14th 97th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,346an average of $138 per time performed $238
an average of $14 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
17
times performed,
0.24% of her services

15th 23rd

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,233an average of $249 per time performed $1,734
an average of $102 per time performed
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of chemical for destruction of neck muscles

Service Code: 64613
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.23% of her services

16th 55th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$9,440an average of $590 per time performed $1,680
an average of $105 per time performed
MEDICINE

Measurement of brain wave (eeg) activity, 41-60 minutes

Service Code: 95812
Performed in a facility
14
times performed,
0.2% of her services

17th 131st

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$11,130an average of $795 per time performed $588
an average of $42 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
13
times performed,
0.19% of her services

18th 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)
$2,561an average of $197 per time performed $1,027
an average of $79 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
11
times performed,
0.16% of her services

19th 14th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$792an average of $72 per time performed $319
an average of $29 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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