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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $184 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,314
Rank: 273rd
out of 614 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
7,716
Rank: 52nd
out of 614 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
5.9 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 3.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$226K
Rank: 230th
out of 614 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$172 This Provider
Avg $184

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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Martin J. Conley
Average for Cardiology 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.

Patients saw before

Martin J. Conley

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 40 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
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
1,469
times performed,
19% of his services

1st 5th

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

615
patients got this service, 47% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$132,210an average of $90 per time performed $71,981
an average of $49 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
1,129
times performed,
15% of his services

2nd 6th

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

275
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
4.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.5)
$12,419an average of $11 per time performed $6,774
an average of $6 per time performed
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
887
times performed,
11% of his services

3rd 11th

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

247
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
3.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$34,593an average of $39 per time performed $11,531
an average of $13 per time performed
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Insertion of needle into vein for collection of blood sample +

Insertion of needle into vein for collection of blood sample ×

Service Code: 36415
Performed in an office
718
times performed,
9% of his services

4th 14th

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

335
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$5,744an average of $8 per time performed $2,154
an average of $3 per time performed
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
529
times performed,
7% of his services

5th 3rd

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

332
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$34,385an average of $65 per time performed $6,877
an average of $13 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
381
times performed,
5% of his services

6th 8th

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

163
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$43,053an average of $113 per time performed $20,574
an average of $54 per time performed
MEDICINE

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads w... +

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93010
Performed in a facility
309
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 2nd

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

274
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$6,489an average of $21 per time performed $1,854
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
249
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 37th

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

181
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$4,731an average of $19 per time performed $3,735
an average of $15 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
223
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 1st

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

148
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$34,119an average of $153 per time performed $17,394
an average of $78 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Liver function blood test panel

Service Code: 80076
Performed in an office
176
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 57th

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

133
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,936an average of $11 per time performed $1,408
an average of $8 per time performed
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 a facility
152
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 4th

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

149
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$35,720an average of $235 per time performed $7,600
an average of $50 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
116
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 17th

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

111
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$38,048an average of $328 per time performed $17,168
an average of $148 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test panel for electrolytes (sodium potassium, chlo... +

Blood test panel for electrolytes (sodium potassium, chloride, carbon dioxide) ×

Service Code: 80051
Performed in an office
99
times performed,
1% of his services

13th Alert

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

62
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$990an average of $10 per time performed $396
an average of $4 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
99
times performed,
1% of his services

14th 13th

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

66
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$14,553an average of $147 per time performed $7,524
an average of $76 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood creatinine level

Service Code: 82565
Performed in an office
97
times performed,
1% of his services

15th 126th

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

64
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$679an average of $7 per time performed $291
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urea nitrogen level to assess kidney function

Service Code: 84520
Performed in an office
96
times performed,
1% of his services

16th 140th

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

63
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$576an average of $6 per time performed $192
an average of $2 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, p... +

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, platelets), automated test ×

Service Code: 85025
Performed in an office
83
times performed,
1% of his services

17th 46th

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

70
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$913an average of $11 per time performed $913
an average of $11 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, regadenoson (lexiscan), 0.1 mg

Service Code: J2785
Performed in an office
76
times performed,
0.98% of his services

18th 9th

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

19
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,952an average of $52 per time performed $3,192
an average of $42 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood glucose (sugar) level

Service Code: 82947
Performed in an office
69
times performed,
0.89% of his services

19th Alert

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

55
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$414an average of $6 per time performed $276
an average of $4 per time performed
MEDICINE

Heart rhythm tracing, analysis, and interpretation of 48-... +

Heart rhythm tracing, analysis, and interpretation of 48-hour ekg ×

Service Code: 93224
Performed in an office
64
times performed,
0.83% of his services

20th 44th

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

61
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$23,680an average of $370 per time performed $4,608
an average of $72 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
61
times performed,
0.79% of his services

21st 74th

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

55
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,403an average of $23 per time performed $1,403
an average of $23 per time performed
ADMINISTRATIVE

Technetium tc-99m sestamibi, diagnostic, per study dose

Service Code: A9500
Performed in an office
60
times performed,
0.78% of his services

22nd 12th

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

30
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,100an average of $85 per time performed $4,020
an average of $67 per time performed
MEDICINE

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress te... +

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress test with ekg monitoring and physician supervision ×

Service Code: 93016
Performed in a facility
52
times performed,
0.67% of his services

23rd 19th

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

51
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,436an average of $143 per time performed $884
an average of $17 per time performed
MEDICINE

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress te... +

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress test with ekg monitoring, physician interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93018
Performed in a facility
52
times performed,
0.67% of his services

24th 16th

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

51
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$13,208an average of $254 per time performed $572
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Creatine kinase (cardiac enzyme) level

Service Code: 82550
Performed in an office
46
times performed,
0.6% of his services

25th 168th

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

35
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$414an average of $9 per time performed $276
an average of $6 per time performed
MEDICINE

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress te... +

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress test with ekg monitoring, physician supervision, interpretation, and report ×

Service Code: 93015
Performed in an office
45
times performed,
0.58% of his services

26th 18th

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

44
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,150an average of $70 per time performed $2,070
an average of $46 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
40
times performed,
0.52% of his services

27th 33rd

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

38
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$440an average of $11 per time performed $360
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Natriuretic peptide (heart and blood vessel protein) level +

Natriuretic peptide (heart and blood vessel protein) level ×

Service Code: 83880
Performed in an office
35
times performed,
0.45% of his services

28th 71st

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

23
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,680an average of $48 per time performed $1,680
an average of $48 per time performed
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
33
times performed,
0.43% of his services

29th 10th

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

33
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,250an average of $250 per time performed $4,983
an average of $151 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, 30 minutes or less

Service Code: 99238
Performed in a facility
32
times performed,
0.41% of his services

30th 38th

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

31
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,520an average of $110 per time performed $1,728
an average of $54 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Nuclear medicine study of vessels of heart using drugs or... +

Nuclear medicine study of vessels of heart using drugs or exercise multiple studies ×

Service Code: 78452
Performed in a facility
28
times performed,
0.36% of his services

31st 20th

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

28
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$13,328an average of $476 per time performed $1,652
an average of $59 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Nuclear medicine study of vessels of heart using drugs or... +

Nuclear medicine study of vessels of heart using drugs or exercise multiple studies ×

Service Code: 78452
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
0.36% of his services

32nd 15th

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

28
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$11,900an average of $425 per time performed $9,044
an average of $323 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
27
times performed,
0.35% of his services

33rd 41st

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

27
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,343an average of $309 per time performed $3,726
an average of $138 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
25
times performed,
0.32% of his services

34th 29th

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

19
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$2,550an average of $102 per time performed $725
an average of $29 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Magnesium level

Service Code: 83735
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.3% of his services

35th 125th

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$207an average of $9 per time performed $207
an average of $9 per time performed
MEDICINE

Insertion of catheter in left heart for imaging of blood ... +

Insertion of catheter in left heart for imaging of blood vessels or grafts and left lower heart ×

Service Code: 93458
Performed in a facility
20
times performed,
0.26% of his services

36th 26th

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

20
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$23,880an average of $1,194 per time performed $4,700
an average of $235 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.23% of his services

37th 113th

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

18
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$720an average of $40 per time performed $414
an average of $23 per time performed
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 (fluzone) ×

Service Code: Q2038
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.22% of his services

38th 175th

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

17
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$442an average of $26 per time performed $204
an average of $12 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
14
times performed,
0.18% of his services

39th 61st

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,492an average of $178 per time performed $924
an average of $66 per time performed
MEDICINE

Heart rhythm symptom-related interpretation of 24-hour ek... +

Heart rhythm symptom-related interpretation of 24-hour ekg monitoring up to 30 days ×

Service Code: 93272
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.17% of his services

40th 88th

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

12
patients got this service, 0.91% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$923an average of $71 per time performed $247
an average of $19 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope +

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope ×

Service Code: 81001
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.17% of his services

41st 136th

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

12
patients got this service, 0.91% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$52an average of $4 per time performed $52
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood potassium level

Service Code: 84132
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.17% of his services

42nd 143rd

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

13
patients got this service, 0.99% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$91an average of $7 per time performed $78
an average of $6 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 "Cardiovascular Disease." 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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