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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $103 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,015
Rank: 15th
out of 2,413 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
6,060
Rank: 26th
out of 2,413 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
6 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 2.7
Total Paid
by Medicare
$165K
Rank: 27th
out of 2,413 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$163 This Provider
Avg $103

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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Cheryl A. Jaros
Average for Physician Assistant Providers in North Carolina

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.

Individuals

JOHN PAPALAS

JOSEPH NUTZ

HEE PARK

CHRISTOPHER MIZELLE

ALONZO DAVIS

Organizations

CARTERET COUNTY GENERAL...

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

Patients saw before

Cheryl A. Jaros

Patients saw after

Individuals

JOHN PAPALAS

HEE PARK

CHRISTOPHER MIZELLE

JOSEPH NUTZ

DONALD JACKSON

Organizations

CARTERET COUNTY GENERAL...

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 15 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
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 2-14 skin growths

Service Code: 17003
Performed in an office
2,219
times performed,
37% of her services

1st 5th

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

343
patients got this service, 34% of her patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$15,533an average of $7 per time performed $8,876
an average of $4 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
747
times performed,
12% of her services

2nd 24th

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

460
patients got this service, 45% of her patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$57,519an average of $77 per time performed $26,145
an average of $35 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
710
times performed,
12% of her services

3rd 9th

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

504
patients got this service, 50% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$29,110an average of $41 per time performed $18,460
an average of $26 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
630
times performed,
10% of her services

4th 1st

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

470
patients got this service, 46% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$42,210an average of $67 per time performed $23,940
an average of $38 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of single growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11100
Performed in an office
482
times performed,
8% of her services

5th 34th

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

409
patients got this service, 40% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$47,718an average of $99 per time performed $25,546
an average of $53 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of up to 14 skin growths

Service Code: 17110
Performed in an office
469
times performed,
8% of her services

6th 42nd

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

370
patients got this service, 36% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$49,245an average of $105 per time performed $29,547
an average of $63 per time performed
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
249
times performed,
4% of her services

7th 43rd

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

249
patients got this service, 25% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$17,181an average of $69 per time performed $10,707
an average of $43 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of each additional growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11101
Performed in an office
171
times performed,
3% of her services

8th 61st

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

130
patients got this service, 13% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,643an average of $33 per time performed $3,420
an average of $20 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 1... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99201
Performed in an office
101
times performed,
2% of her services

9th 139th

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

101
patients got this service, 10% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,040an average of $40 per time performed $2,525
an average of $25 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of 0.5 centimeters or less skin growth of the tru... +

Shaving of 0.5 centimeters or less skin growth of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11300
Performed in an office
72
times performed,
1% of her services

10th 213th

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

65
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,896an average of $68 per time performed $1,728
an average of $24 per time performed
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
69
times performed,
1% of her services

11th 12th

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

69
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,900an average of $100 per time performed $3,174
an average of $46 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of 0.6 centimeters to 1.0 centimeters skin growth... +

Shaving of 0.6 centimeters to 1.0 centimeters skin growth of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11301
Performed in an office
47
times performed,
0.78% of her services

12th 171st

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

42
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,136an average of $88 per time performed $1,786
an average of $38 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 15 or more skin growths

Service Code: 17004
Performed in an office
39
times performed,
0.64% of her services

13th 113th

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

34
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$6,786an average of $174 per time performed $4,095
an average of $105 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 17262
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
0.63% of her services

14th 199th

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

37
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$6,384an average of $168 per time performed $3,648
an average of $96 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) of trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 17261
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.28% of her services

15th 281st

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,312an average of $136 per time performed $1,173
an average of $69 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 "Physician Assistant, Medical." 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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