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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $245 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 6 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
585
Rank: 415th
out of 2,484 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
2,873
Rank: 607th
out of 2,484 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
4.9 This Provider
Avg 6.3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$125K
Rank: 553rd
out of 2,484 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$214 This Provider
Avg $245

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.

Patients saw before

WARNER LEE EDMUNDSON MD

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 64 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
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
1,491
times performed,
52% of his services

1st 2nd

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

452
patients got this service, 77% of his patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$113,927an average of $76 per time performed $66,543
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
255
times performed,
9% of his services

2nd 1st

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

173
patients got this service, 30% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$28,835an average of $113 per time performed $17,962
an average of $70 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, di... +

Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96372
Performed in an office
125
times performed,
4% of his services

3rd 16th

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

24
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
5.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$3,259an average of $26 per time performed $1,775
an average of $14 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
97
times performed,
3% of his services

4th 56th

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

64
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$7,067an average of $73 per time performed $4,063
an average of $42 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
80
times performed,
3% of his services

5th 10th

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

32
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.1)
$2,640an average of $33 per time performed $421
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

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

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

Service Code: G0439
Performed in an office
79
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 22nd

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

79
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,420an average of $119 per time performed $8,025
an average of $102 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

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

Service Code: J3420
Performed in an office
67
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 43rd

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
6.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.6)
$1,474an average of $22 per time performed $84
an average of $1 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
64
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 13th

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

64
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,558an average of $24 per time performed $1,484
an average of $23 per time performed
medical
AUDITORY SYSTEM

Removal of impact ear wax, one ear

Service Code: 69210
Performed in an office
59
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 142nd

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

51
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,072an average of $52 per time performed $1,909
an average of $32 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
47
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 34th

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

47
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,271an average of $27 per time performed $700
an average of $15 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
45
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 47th

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

30
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$2,042an average of $45 per time performed $1,330
an average of $30 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
41
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 20th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
3.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$852an average of $21 per time performed $524
an average of $13 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
36
times performed,
1% of his services

13th 70th

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

36
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,426an average of $178 per time performed $5,347
an average of $149 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
30
times performed,
1% of his services

14th 100th

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

24
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$1,418an average of $47 per time performed $772
an average of $26 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated urinalysis test

Service Code: 81003
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.9% of his services

15th 27th

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

23
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$624an average of $24 per time performed $78
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Administration of 1 vaccine

Service Code: 90471
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.9% of his services

16th 105th

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

23
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$672an average of $26 per time performed $352
an average of $14 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
18
times performed,
0.63% of his services

17th 24th

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

18
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$313an average of $17 per time performed $202
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.56% of his services

18th 54th

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

16
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$384an average of $24 per time performed $371
an average of $23 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
11
times performed,
0.38% of his services

19th 240th

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)
$191an average of $17 per time performed $83
an average of $8 per time performed
drug
MEDICINE

Vaccine for influenza for injection into muscle

Service Code: 90662
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.38% of his services

20th 66th

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)
$627an average of $57 per time performed $353
an average of $32 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
11
times performed,
0.38% of his services

21st 155th

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)
$1,905an average of $173 per time performed $1,623
an average of $148 per time performed
drug
MEDICINE

Vaccine for pneumococcal polysaccharide for injection ben... +

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

Service Code: 90732
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.38% of his services

22nd 65th

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)
$834an average of $76 per time performed $803
an average of $73 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.

Warner Lee Wells Edmundson
Average for Internal Medicine 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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