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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 2012.
They performed about 10 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
568
Rank: 104th
out of 333 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
4,571
Rank: 78th
out of 333 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
8 This Provider
Avg 9.7
Total Paid
by Medicare
$89.1K
Rank: 155th
out of 333 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$157 This Provider
Avg $259

Note: About 17% 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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Lucie M. Lauve
Average for Neurology Providers in North Carolina

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 27 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
3,500
times performed,
77% of her services

1st 1st

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$42,000an average of $12 per time performed $15,050
an average of $4 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
508
times performed,
11% of her services

2nd 4th

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

396
patients got this service, 70% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$70,409an average of $139 per time performed $25,288
an average of $50 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
204
times performed,
4% of her services

3rd 3rd

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

148
patients got this service, 26% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$42,432an average of $208 per time performed $15,098
an average of $74 per time performed
medical
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
54
times performed,
1% of her services

4th 35th

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

54
patients got this service, 10% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$11,340an average of $210 per time performed $4,311
an average of $80 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
42
times performed,
0.92% of her services

5th 8th

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

42
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$13,482an average of $321 per time performed $4,837
an average of $115 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 an office
36
times performed,
0.79% of her services

6th 9th

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

32
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$10,116an average of $281 per time performed $3,675
an average of $102 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Sleep monitoring of patient (6 years or older) in sleep lab +

Sleep monitoring of patient (6 years or older) in sleep lab ×

Service Code: 95810
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
0.74% of her services

7th 42nd

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

33
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$15,572an average of $458 per time performed $3,108
an average of $91 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Sleep monitoring of patient (6 years or older) in sleep l... +

Sleep monitoring of patient (6 years or older) in sleep lab with continued pressured respiratory assistance by mask or breathing tube ×

Service Code: 95811
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
0.74% of her services

8th 44th

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

34
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$16,728an average of $492 per time performed $3,228
an average of $95 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

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

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

Service Code: 95886
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.44% of her services

9th 10th

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

19
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,700an average of $185 per time performed $1,261
an average of $63 per time performed
medical
NA

Nerve transmission studies, 7-8 studies

Service Code: 95910
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.39% of her services

10th 27th

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

18
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,390an average of $355 per time performed $2,290
an average of $127 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
16
times performed,
0.35% of her services

11th 14th

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

16
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,464an average of $404 per time performed $2,322
an average of $145 per time performed
medical
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
12
times performed,
0.26% of her services

12th 105th

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$720an average of $60 per time performed $182
an average of $15 per time performed

Note: Medicare redacted this data for any services provided to fewer than 11 patients.

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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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