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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $306 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 8 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
418
Rank: 185th
out of 298 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
1,681
Rank: 204th
out of 298 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
4 This Provider
Avg 8.3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$51K
Rank: 256th
out of 298 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$122 This Provider
Avg $306

Note: About 26% of this provider’s Medicare payments were for drugs administered in his office.
This is intended to reimburse the provider for purchasing the drugs, plus an additional percentage for overhead.

How This Provider’s Patients Compare

Doctors often say their patients are sicker or more complex than those of their peers. The measure displayed below, used by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, takes into account patients’ characteristics to estimate whether they are expected to have above-average Medicare spending. It considers patients’ age, sex, diagnoses from the past year and other factors. This provider’s score below takes into account all of his Part B patients.

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 in 2014.

Individuals

ANDRE TSE

LAKSHMI NARASIMHAN

JOSE ROS

ADNAN TAJ-ELDIN

EUSEBIO DESUYO

Organizations

ONSLOW MEMORIAL HOSPITA...

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

Patients saw before

RONALD HAMMOCK MD

Patients saw after

Individuals

ANDRE TSE

DANIEL ABRAHAM

EUSEBIO DESUYO

CAROL JOHNSTON

SAMUEL BUFF

Organizations

ONSLOW MEMORIAL HOSPITA...

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 30 different services in 2014
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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
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope +

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope ×

Service Code: 81000
Performed in an office
576
times performed,
34% of his services

1st 7th

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

370
patients got this service, 89% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$8,640an average of $15 per time performed $2,408
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 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99212
Performed in an office
530
times performed,
32% of his services

2nd 18th

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

348
patients got this service, 83% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$50,880an average of $96 per time performed $13,897
an average of $26 per time performed
drug
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Leuprolide acetate (for depot suspension), 7.5 mg

Service Code: J9217
Performed in an office
81
times performed,
5% of his services

3rd 16th

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

11
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
7.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$185,004an average of $2,284 per time performed $12,973
an average of $160 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Hormonal anti-neoplastic chemotherapy administration bene... +

Hormonal anti-neoplastic chemotherapy administration beneath the skin or into muscle ×

Service Code: 96402
Performed in an office
81
times performed,
5% of his services

4th 28th

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

11
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
7.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$15,302an average of $189 per time performed $1,907
an average of $24 per time performed
medical
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
52
times performed,
3% of his services

5th 75th

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

52
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,424an average of $162 per time performed $2,418
an average of $47 per time performed
medical
URINARY SYSTEM

Diagnostic examination of the bladder and bladder canal (... +

Diagnostic examination of the bladder and bladder canal (urethra) using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 52000
Performed in an office
35
times performed,
2% of his services

6th 14th

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

32
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$21,560an average of $616 per time performed $4,708
an average of $135 per time performed
medical
URINARY SYSTEM

Insertion of temporary bladder catheter

Service Code: 51701
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 29th

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

26
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$5,936an average of $212 per time performed $1,009
an average of $36 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
26
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 26th

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

22
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$1,378an average of $53 per time performed $294
an average of $11 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
19
times performed,
1% of his services

9th 2nd

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

19
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$2,584an average of $136 per time performed $800
an average of $42 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
12
times performed,
0.71% of his services

10th 24th

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

12
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,880an average of $240 per time performed $809
an average of $67 per time performed

Office Visits

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.

Hover over each slice to see percentage breakdown.

Ronald Mack Hammock
Average for Urology Providers in North Carolina

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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