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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $241 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 6 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
693
Rank: 340th
out of 2,400 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
4,709
Rank: 421st
out of 2,400 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
6.8 This Provider
Avg 6.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$185K
Rank: 344th
out of 2,400 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$267 This Provider
Avg $241

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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Warner Lee W. Edmundson
Average for Internal Medicine Providers in North Carolina

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 84 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
2,000
times performed,
42% of his services

1st 2nd

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

589
patients got this service, 85% of his patients
3.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$151,480an average of $76 per time performed $90,580
an average of $45 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
318
times performed,
7% of his services

2nd 1st

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

194
patients got this service, 28% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$35,444an average of $111 per time performed $22,066
an average of $69 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
188
times performed,
4% of his services

3rd 70th

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

188
patients got this service, 27% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$33,225an average of $177 per time performed $28,488
an average of $152 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
148
times performed,
3% of his services

4th 16th

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

35
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
4.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$3,926an average of $27 per time performed $2,187
an average of $15 per time performed
medical
AUDITORY SYSTEM

Removal of impact ear wax

Service Code: 69210
Performed in an office
98
times performed,
2% of his services

5th 130th

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

82
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,359an average of $55 per time performed $3,200
an average of $33 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

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

Service Code: J3420
Performed in an office
85
times performed,
2% of his services

6th 36th

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

18
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
4.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.6)
$1,785an average of $21 per time performed $63
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
84
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 58th

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

84
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,880an average of $70 per time performed $5,635
an average of $67 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
82
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 60th

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

82
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,872an average of $23 per time performed $1,854
an average of $23 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
81
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 51st

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

55
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$5,759an average of $71 per time performed $3,809
an average of $47 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
68
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 14th

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

68
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,580an average of $23 per time performed $1,549
an average of $23 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
66
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 31st

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

66
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,190an average of $18 per time performed $927
an average of $14 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
57
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 11th

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
3.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.2)
$1,767an average of $31 per time performed $303
an average of $5 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
45
times performed,
0.96% of his services

13th 17th

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
3.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$949an average of $21 per time performed $635
an average of $14 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Bone density measurement spine or hips using dedicated x-... +

Bone density measurement spine or hips using dedicated x-ray machine ×

Service Code: 77080
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
0.89% of his services

14th 64th

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

42
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,177an average of $52 per time performed $1,851
an average of $44 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Administration of 1 vaccine

Service Code: 90471
Performed in an office
39
times performed,
0.83% of his services

15th 88th

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

37
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,032an average of $26 per time performed $360
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated urinalysis test

Service Code: 81003
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.57% of his services

16th 22nd

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

21
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$621an average of $23 per time performed $82
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 10 minutes p... +

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 10 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99307
Performed in a facility
26
times performed,
0.55% of his services

17th 107th

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

21
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$1,189an average of $46 per time performed $722
an average of $28 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Routine ekg using at least 12 leads including interpretat... +

Routine ekg using at least 12 leads including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93000
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.53% of his services

18th 20th

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

25
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$531an average of $21 per time performed $272
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Interpretation and report of electrical activity of heart... +

Interpretation and report of electrical activity of heart using 1-3 leads ×

Service Code: 93042
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.4% of his services

19th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

18
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$144an average of $8 per time performed $88
an average of $5 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
19
times performed,
0.4% of his services

20th 43rd

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$860an average of $45 per time performed $430
an average of $23 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted ... +

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted blood flow rate, direction, and valve function ×

Service Code: 93306
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.36% of his services

21st 108th

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,363an average of $198 per time performed $2,236
an average of $132 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Initial preventive physical examination; face-to-face vis... +

Initial preventive physical examination; face-to-face visit, services limited to new beneficiary during the first 12 months of medicare enrollment ×

Service Code: G0402
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.36% of his services

22nd 144th

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,888an average of $170 per time performed $2,502
an average of $147 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.34% of his services

23rd 9th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,088an average of $68 per time performed $278
an average of $17 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Electrocardiogram, routine ecg with 12 leads; performed a... +

Electrocardiogram, routine ecg with 12 leads; performed as a screening for the initial preventive physical examination with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: G0403
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.34% of his services

24th 217th

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)
$305an average of $19 per time performed $77
an average of $5 per time performed

Note: Medicare redacted this data for any services provided to fewer than 11 patients.

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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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