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This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $199 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 6 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
621
Rank: 289th
out of 2,592 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
2,951
Rank: 655th
out of 2,592 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
4.8 This Provider
Avg 6
Total Paid
by Medicare
$124K
Rank: 444th
out of 2,592 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$199 This Provider
Avg $199

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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Ben A. Raines
Average for Family Medicine Providers in North Carolina

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 19 different services in 2013
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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
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 a facility
892
times performed,
30% of his services

1st 16th

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

373
patients got this service, 60% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$85,935an average of $96 per time performed $33,316
an average of $37 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 a facility
740
times performed,
25% of his services

2nd 13th

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

321
patients got this service, 52% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$110,741an average of $150 per time performed $42,261
an average of $57 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
690
times performed,
23% of his services

3rd 2nd

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

436
patients got this service, 70% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$119,701an average of $173 per time performed $25,240
an average of $37 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Drug screen, other than chromatographic; any number of dr... +

Drug screen, other than chromatographic; any number of drug classes, by clia waived test or moderate complexity test, per patient encounter ×

Service Code: G0434
Performed in an office
295
times performed,
10% of his services

4th 111th

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

236
patients got this service, 38% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$29,500an average of $100 per time performed $5,897
an average of $20 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
252
times performed,
9% of his services

5th 1st

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

202
patients got this service, 33% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$65,200an average of $259 per time performed $14,394
an average of $57 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Drug screen, qualitative; multiple drug classes by high c... +

Drug screen, qualitative; multiple drug classes by high complexity test method (e. g. , immunoassay, enzyme assay), per patient encounter ×

Service Code: G0431
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.54% of his services

6th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,000an average of $188 per time performed $314
an average of $20 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,
0.41% of his services

7th 14th

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$1,020an average of $85 per time performed $170
an average of $14 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 a facility
11
times performed,
0.37% of his services

8th 233rd

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,684an average of $244 per time performed $1,062
an average of $97 per time performed

Notes: Medicare redacted this data for any services provided to fewer than 11 patients. The contact information listed above is the most current we have for this provider. The services listed on this page may have been delivered at a previous address or as part of a different practice.

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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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