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How This Provider Compares

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
484
Rank: 536th
out of 2,592 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
4,019
Rank: 423rd
out of 2,592 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
8.3 This Provider
Avg 6
Total Paid
by Medicare
$174K
Rank: 216th
out of 2,592 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$360 This Provider is in the top 10%
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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Raghu R. Katuru
Average for Family Medicine Providers in North Carolina

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 29 different services in 2013
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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
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
2,140
times performed,
53% of his services

1st 2nd

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

448
patients got this service, 93% of his patients
4.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$177,620an average of $83 per time performed $104,796
an average of $49 per time performed
medical
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
326
times performed,
8% of his services

2nd 18th

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

53
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
6.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$29,340an average of $90 per time performed $17,454
an average of $54 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
273
times performed,
7% of his services

3rd 7th

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

270
patients got this service, 56% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,555an average of $35 per time performed $6,506
an average of $24 per time performed
drug
TEMPORARY CODES

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered t... +

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered to individuals 3 years of age and older, for intramuscular use (fluvirin) ×

Service Code: Q2037
Performed in an office
273
times performed,
7% of his services

4th 31st

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

270
patients got this service, 56% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,825an average of $25 per time performed $3,999
an average of $15 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Injection into tissue or muscle for therapy, diagnosis, o... +

Injection into tissue or muscle for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96372
Performed in an office
191
times performed,
5% of his services

5th 9th

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

67
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$5,730an average of $30 per time performed $3,381
an average of $18 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
140
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 1st

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

121
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$18,340an average of $131 per time performed $10,528
an average of $75 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, vitamin b-12 cyanocobalamin, up to 1000 mcg

Service Code: J3420
Performed in an office
116
times performed,
3% of his services

7th 35th

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

19
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
6.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.1)
$1,740an average of $15 per time performed $99
an average of $1 per time performed
drug
MEDICINE

Vaccine for pneumococcal polysaccharide for injection int... +

Vaccine for pneumococcal polysaccharide for injection into muscle, patient 2 years or older ×

Service Code: 90732
Performed in an office
82
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 48th

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

82
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,740an average of $70 per time performed $5,588
an average of $68 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
80
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 51st

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

79
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,400an average of $30 per time performed $1,910
an average of $24 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 15 minutes p... +

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 15 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99308
Performed in a facility
56
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 37th

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

13
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
4.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$4,536an average of $81 per time performed $2,785
an average of $50 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
49
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 32nd

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

42
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$2,989an average of $61 per time performed $1,462
an average of $30 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 50 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 50 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99222
Performed in a facility
41
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 84th

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

33
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$7,421an average of $181 per time performed $4,196
an average of $102 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, 30 minutes or less

Service Code: 99238
Performed in a facility
39
times performed,
0.97% of his services

13th 65th

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

30
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,446an average of $114 per time performed $2,096
an average of $54 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, ketorolac tromethamine, per 15 mg

Service Code: J1885
Performed in an office
35
times performed,
0.87% of his services

14th 52nd

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

20
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$700an average of $20 per time performed $11
an average of $0 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Administration of 1 vaccine

Service Code: 90471
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
0.85% of his services

15th 66th

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

33
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,020an average of $30 per time performed $631
an average of $19 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone sodium succinate, up to 40 mg +

Injection, methylprednisolone sodium succinate, up to 40 mg ×

Service Code: J2920
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
0.72% of his services

16th 225th

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

24
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$580an average of $20 per time performed $36
an average of $1 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, more than 30 minutes

Service Code: 99239
Performed in a facility
26
times performed,
0.65% of his services

17th 64th

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

23
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,030an average of $155 per time performed $2,075
an average of $80 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Annual wellness visit; includes a personalized prevention... +

Annual wellness visit; includes a personalized prevention plan of service (pps), initial visit ×

Service Code: G0438
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.37% of his services

18th 59th

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

15
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,625an average of $175 per time performed $2,384
an average of $159 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 35 minutes per day +

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 35 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99305
Performed in a facility
14
times performed,
0.35% of his services

19th 92nd

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

13
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,835an average of $131 per time performed $1,378
an average of $98 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital observation care discharge

Service Code: 99217
Performed in a facility
11
times performed,
0.27% of his services

20th 113th

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)
$1,254an average of $114 per time performed $593
an average of $54 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
11
times performed,
0.27% of his services

21st 44th

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)
$1,683an average of $153 per time performed $781
an average of $71 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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