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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $497 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 18 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
718
Rank: 11th
out of 90 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
12,794
Rank: 20th
out of 90 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
17.8 This Provider
Avg 17.7
Total Paid
by Medicare
$502K
Rank: 14th
out of 90 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$699 This Provider
Avg $497

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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Jane M. Derrig
Average for Rheumatology Providers in Virginia

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.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 26 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, infliximab (remicade), 10 mg

Service Code: J1745
Performed in an office
4,500
times performed,
35% of her services

1st 2nd

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

23
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
5.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5)
$382,500an average of $85 per time performed $229,500
an average of $51 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, denosumab (prolia, xgeva), 1 mg

Service Code: J0897
Performed in an office
2,520
times performed,
20% of her services

2nd 6th

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

29
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$50,400an average of $20 per time performed $27,720
an average of $11 per time performed
DRUGS

Hyaluronan or derivative (synvisc or synvisc-one), for in... +

Hyaluronan or derivative (synvisc or synvisc-one), for intra-articular injection, 1 mg ×

Service Code: J7325
Performed in an office
1,264
times performed,
10% of her services

3rd 10th

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

18
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
4.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$18,960an average of $15 per time performed $12,640
an average of $10 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
1,061
times performed,
8% of her services

4th 5th

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

530
patients got this service, 74% of her patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$142,174an average of $134 per time performed $75,331
an average of $71 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
934
times performed,
7% of her services

5th 7th

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

462
patients got this service, 64% of her patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$83,126an average of $89 per time performed $45,766
an average of $49 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
491
times performed,
4% of her services

6th 11th

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

187
patients got this service, 26% of her patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$68,740an average of $140 per time performed $25,041
an average of $51 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 40 mg

Service Code: J1030
Performed in an office
474
times performed,
4% of her services

7th 17th

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

208
patients got this service, 29% of her patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$4,740an average of $10 per time performed $1,422
an average of $3 per time performed
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution , 250 cc

Service Code: J7050
Performed in an office
221
times performed,
2% of her services

8th 22nd

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

50
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
4.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.2)
$1,768an average of $8 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein up to 1 hour

Service Code: 96413
Performed in an office
203
times performed,
2% of her services

9th 14th

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

30
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
6.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.5)
$71,050an average of $350 per time performed $21,112
an average of $104 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
144
times performed,
1% of her services

10th 20th

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

144
patients got this service, 20% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$28,368an average of $197 per time performed $16,128
an average of $112 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein

Service Code: 96415
Performed in an office
124
times performed,
0.97% of her services

11th 18th

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

23
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
5.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.2)
$12,400an average of $100 per time performed $2,976
an average of $24 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of knee, 1 or 2 views

Service Code: 73560
Performed in an office
124
times performed,
0.97% of her services

12th 53rd

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

65
patients got this service, 9% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,308an average of $67 per time performed $2,976
an average of $24 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, zoledronic acid (reclast), 1 mg

Service Code: J3488
Performed in an office
105
times performed,
0.82% of her services

13th 23rd

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

21
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$37,800an average of $360 per time performed $17,850
an average of $170 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Bone density measurement using dedicated x-ray machine

Service Code: 77080
Performed in an office
102
times performed,
0.8% of her services

14th 21st

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

102
patients got this service, 14% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$21,624an average of $212 per time performed $6,324
an average of $62 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of wrist, 2 views

Service Code: 73100
Performed in an office
96
times performed,
0.75% of her services

15th Alert

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

48
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,800an average of $50 per time performed $2,304
an average of $24 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of lower and sacral spine, 2 or 3 views

Service Code: 72100
Performed in an office
69
times performed,
0.54% of her services

16th 65th

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

67
patients got this service, 9% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,210an average of $90 per time performed $1,932
an average of $28 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

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

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

Service Code: 20600
Performed in an office
65
times performed,
0.51% of her services

17th 40th

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

25
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$6,825an average of $105 per time performed $2,210
an average of $34 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of shoulder, minimum of 2 views

Service Code: 73030
Performed in an office
48
times performed,
0.38% of her services

18th 79th

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

24
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,320an average of $90 per time performed $1,200
an average of $25 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of both hips minimum 2 views

Service Code: 73520
Performed in an office
47
times performed,
0.37% of her services

19th Alert

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

47
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,888an average of $104 per time performed $1,457
an average of $31 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of foot, 2 views

Service Code: 73620
Performed in an office
44
times performed,
0.34% of her services

20th 69th

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

23
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,200an average of $50 per time performed $924
an average of $21 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
41
times performed,
0.32% of her services

21st 33rd

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

29
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$1,435an average of $35 per time performed $738
an average of $18 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of ankle, 2 views

Service Code: 73600
Performed in an office
39
times performed,
0.3% of her services

22nd Alert

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

20
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,950an average of $50 per time performed $858
an average of $22 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of upper spine, 4 or 5 views

Service Code: 72050
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.19% of her services

23rd Alert

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

24
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,096an average of $129 per time performed $936
an average of $39 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
20
times performed,
0.16% of her services

24th 28th

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

18
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$3,500an average of $175 per time performed $2,080
an average of $104 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosi... +

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis up to 1 hour ×

Service Code: 96365
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.16% of her services

25th 59th

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

20
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,500an average of $125 per time performed $1,100
an average of $55 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of middle spine, 3 views

Service Code: 72070
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.11% of her services

26th Alert

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,134an average of $81 per time performed $350
an average of $25 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 "Rheumatology." 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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