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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $287 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
628
Rank: 592nd
out of 4,416 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
7,939
Rank: 139th
out of 4,416 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
12.6 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 5.3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$373K
Rank: 141st
out of 4,416 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$594 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $287

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

DENNIS COSTERISAN

BRUCE LINDER

JEFFREY CULLEN

LUIS CACERES

KRISHAN PATEL

Organizations

ST MARYS HOSPITAL SISTE...

DECATUR MEMORIAL HOSPITAL

Patients saw before

Faisal Bukhari

Patients saw after

Individuals

DENNIS COSTERISAN

JEFFREY CULLEN

BRUCE LINDER

LUIS CACERES

KRISHAN PATEL

Organizations

ST MARYS HOSPITAL SISTE...

LABONE INC

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 26 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

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99233
Performed in a facility
2,118
times performed,
27% of his services

1st 5th

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

341
patients got this service, 54% of his patients
6.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$218,154an average of $103 per time performed $167,322
an average of $79 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
1,429
times performed,
18% of his services

2nd 4th

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

326
patients got this service, 52% of his patients
4.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$4,287an average of $3 per time performed $4,287
an average of $3 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, denosumab (prolia, xgeva), 1 mg

Service Code: J0897
Performed in an office
1,322
times performed,
17% of his services

3rd 30th

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

17
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$21,152an average of $16 per time performed $14,542
an average of $11 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
572
times performed,
7% of his services

4th 3rd

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

100
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
5.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$40,612an average of $71 per time performed $31,460
an average of $55 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
453
times performed,
6% of his services

5th 6th

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

298
patients got this service, 47% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$91,506an average of $202 per time performed $67,950
an average of $150 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
358
times performed,
5% of his services

6th 7th

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

47
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
7.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 6.1)
$6,444an average of $18 per time performed $2,148
an average of $6 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, more than 30 minutes

Service Code: 99239
Performed in a facility
257
times performed,
3% of his services

7th 10th

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

192
patients got this service, 31% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$26,985an average of $105 per time performed $20,817
an average of $81 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Critical care delivery critically ill or injured patient,... +

Critical care delivery critically ill or injured patient, first 30-74 minutes ×

Service Code: 99291
Performed in a facility
243
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 29th

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

63
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
3.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$49,815an average of $205 per time performed $39,366
an average of $162 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
177
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 28th

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

104
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$3,540an average of $20 per time performed $2,478
an average of $14 per time performed
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
169
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 11th

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

42
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.3)
$13,013an average of $77 per time performed $8,112
an average of $48 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated urinalysis test

Service Code: 81003
Performed in an office
141
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 46th

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

128
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$423an average of $3 per time performed $423
an average of $3 per time performed
MEDICINE

Measurement of oxygen saturation in blood using ear or fi... +

Measurement of oxygen saturation in blood using ear or finger device ×

Service Code: 94760
Performed in an office
129
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 106th

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

56
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 6.1)
$258an average of $2 per time performed $258
an average of $2 per time performed
MEDICINE

Needle measurement and recording of nerve sensory (feel) ... +

Needle measurement and recording of nerve sensory (feel) function ×

Service Code: 95904
Performed in an office
105
times performed,
1% of his services

13th 128th

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

20
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,730an average of $26 per time performed $2,205
an average of $21 per time performed
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
86
times performed,
1% of his services

14th 25th

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

37
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.4)
$1,634an average of $19 per time performed $1,204
an average of $14 per time performed
MEDICINE

Needle measurement, rate, and recording of nerve motor (m... +

Needle measurement, rate, and recording of nerve motor (movement) function, with f-wave study ×

Service Code: 95903
Performed in an office
74
times performed,
0.93% of his services

15th 132nd

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

20
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,146an average of $29 per time performed $1,628
an average of $22 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 2-14 skin growths

Service Code: 17003
Performed in an office
59
times performed,
0.74% of his services

16th 225th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$413an average of $7 per time performed $295
an average of $5 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule +

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule ×

Service Code: 20610
Performed in an office
41
times performed,
0.52% of his services

17th 65th

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

25
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$3,280an average of $80 per time performed $2,091
an average of $51 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Physician certification for medicare-covered home health ... +

Physician certification for medicare-covered home health services under a home health plan of care (patient not present), including contacts with home health agency and review of reports of patient status required by physicians to affirm the initial implementation of the plan of care that meets patient's needs, per certification period ×

Service Code: G0180
Performed in an office
40
times performed,
0.5% of his services

18th 34th

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

31
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,120an average of $53 per time performed $1,520
an average of $38 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
0.4% of his services

19th 240th

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

26
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$2,560an average of $80 per time performed $1,696
an average of $53 per time performed
MEDICINE

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity o... +

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity of muscles of arm or leg complete study ×

Service Code: 95886
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.39% of his services

20th 439th

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)
$3,038an average of $98 per time performed $837
an average of $27 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
25
times performed,
0.31% of his services

21st 19th

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

24
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$375an average of $15 per time performed $250
an average of $10 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Prostate cancer screening; digital rectal examination

Service Code: G0102
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.26% of his services

22nd 388th

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

21
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$441an average of $21 per time performed $231
an average of $11 per time performed
AUDITORY SYSTEM

Removal of impact ear wax, one ear

Service Code: 69210
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.24% of his services

23rd 82nd

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$969an average of $51 per time performed $722
an average of $38 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 40 mg

Service Code: J1030
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.18% of his services

24th 110th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$98an average of $7 per time performed $28
an average of $2 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 80 mg

Service Code: J1040
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.16% of his services

25th 116th

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$130an average of $10 per time performed $65
an average of $5 per time performed
MEDICINE

Ultrasound study of arteries and arterial grafts of both ... +

Ultrasound study of arteries and arterial grafts of both legs ×

Service Code: 93925
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.14% of his services

26th 227th

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)
$1,628an average of $148 per time performed $1,232
an average of $112 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 "Internal Medicine." 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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