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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
669
Rank: 60th
out of 292 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
14,836
Rank: 18th
out of 292 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
22.2 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 8.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$183K
Rank: 65th
out of 292 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$273 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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John M. Hemphill
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.

Patients saw before

John M. Hemphill

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 21 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
12,800
times performed,
86% of his services

1st 1st

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

30
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$76,800an average of $6 per time performed $51,200
an average of $4 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
285
times performed,
2% of his services

2nd 14th

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

183
patients got this service, 27% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$21,660an average of $76 per time performed $8,265
an average of $29 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 an office
258
times performed,
2% of his services

3rd 6th

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

79
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$36,120an average of $140 per time performed $14,190
an average of $55 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 an office
258
times performed,
2% of his services

4th 4th

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

79
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$26,316an average of $102 per time performed $10,578
an average of $41 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
204
times performed,
1% of his services

5th 3rd

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

151
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$22,236an average of $109 per time performed $9,180
an average of $45 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99223
Performed in a facility
190
times performed,
1% of his services

6th 9th

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

183
patients got this service, 27% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$59,850an average of $315 per time performed $28,310
an average of $149 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
165
times performed,
1% of his services

7th 7th

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

115
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$22,440an average of $136 per time performed $8,745
an average of $53 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
150
times performed,
1% of his services

8th 2nd

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

124
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$24,600an average of $164 per time performed $10,350
an average of $69 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99233
Performed in a facility
135
times performed,
0.91% of his services

9th 11th

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

98
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$26,460an average of $196 per time performed $10,395
an average of $77 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 an office
58
times performed,
0.39% of his services

10th 17th

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

56
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$13,920an average of $240 per time performed $3,712
an average of $64 per time performed
MEDICINE

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

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity of muscles for guidance with injection of chemical for destruction of muscles ×

Service Code: 95874
Performed in an office
46
times performed,
0.31% of his services

11th 70th

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

26
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$4,094an average of $89 per time performed $1,932
an average of $42 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
40
times performed,
0.27% of his services

12th 10th

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

37
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$8,880an average of $222 per time performed $3,800
an average of $95 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
39
times performed,
0.26% of his services

13th 15th

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

39
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$12,519an average of $321 per time performed $5,499
an average of $141 per time performed
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of chemical for destruction of nerve muscles on... +

Injection of chemical for destruction of nerve muscles on one side of face ×

Service Code: 64612
Performed in an office
37
times performed,
0.25% of his services

14th 54th

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

19
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$19,092an average of $516 per time performed $4,107
an average of $111 per time performed
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of chemical for destruction of neck muscles

Service Code: 64613
Performed in an office
35
times performed,
0.24% of his services

15th 55th

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

21
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$18,060an average of $516 per time performed $2,205
an average of $63 per time performed
MEDICINE

Measurement and recording of brain wave (eeg) activity, a... +

Measurement and recording of brain wave (eeg) activity, awake and drowsy ×

Service Code: 95816
Performed in a facility
35
times performed,
0.24% of his services

16th 19th

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

35
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$7,210an average of $206 per time performed $1,470
an average of $42 per time performed
MEDICINE

Measurement and recording of brain wave (eeg) activity, a... +

Measurement and recording of brain wave (eeg) activity, awake and asleep ×

Service Code: 95819
Performed in a facility
24
times performed,
0.16% of his services

17th 27th

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

24
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,304an average of $221 per time performed $1,008
an average of $42 per time performed
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
24
times performed,
0.16% of his services

18th 20th

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

23
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,584an average of $66 per time performed $600
an average of $25 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 an office
22
times performed,
0.15% of his services

19th 33rd

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

22
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,300an average of $150 per time performed $792
an average of $36 per time performed
MEDICINE

Measurement and recording of nerve conduction patterns of... +

Measurement and recording of nerve conduction patterns of lower leg muscles ×

Service Code: 95934
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.11% of his services

20th 24th

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,536an average of $96 per time performed $1,056
an average of $66 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Mri scan brain

Service Code: 70551
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.1% of his services

21st 36th

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$20,925an average of $1,395 per time performed $4,455
an average of $297 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 with Special Qualifications in Child 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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