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This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $306 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 10 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
971
Rank: 22nd
out of 252 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
109,735
Rank: 3rd
out of 252 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
113 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 10.4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$495K
Rank: 9th
out of 252 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$510 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $306

Note: About 12% of this provider’s Medicare payments were for drugs administered in his office.
This is intended to reimburse the provider for purchasing the drugs, plus an additional percentage for overhead.

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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Sampath P. Kumar
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This Provider's Services

This provider performed 38 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
drug
DRUGS

Injection, daptomycin, 1 mg

Service Code: J0878
Performed in an office
103,087
times performed,
94% of his services

1st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
18.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$144,322an average of $1 per time performed $47,420
an average of $0 per time performed
medical
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
2,434
times performed,
2% of his services

2nd 4th

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

709
patients got this service, 73% of his patients
3.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$486,800an average of $200 per time performed $206,987
an average of $85 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, ceftriaxone sodium, per 250 mg

Service Code: J0696
Performed in an office
1,392
times performed,
1% of his services

3rd 13th

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
15.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.7)
$4,454an average of $3 per time performed $766
an average of $1 per time performed
medical
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
775
times performed,
0.71% of his services

4th 5th

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

673
patients got this service, 69% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$372,000an average of $480 per time performed $128,022
an average of $165 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
670
times performed,
0.61% of his services

5th 3rd

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

337
patients got this service, 35% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$113,900an average of $170 per time performed $39,470
an average of $59 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosi... +

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis up to 1 hour ×

Service Code: 96365
Performed in an office
479
times performed,
0.44% of his services

6th 12th

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

27
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
17.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 8.8)
$107,775an average of $225 per time performed $29,957
an average of $63 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
101
times performed,
0.09% of his services

7th 10th

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

73
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$24,745an average of $245 per time performed $8,495
an average of $84 per time performed
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
94
times performed,
0.09% of his services

8th 9th

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

63
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$15,416an average of $164 per time performed $5,529
an average of $59 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 30 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 30 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99221
Performed in a facility
74
times performed,
0.07% of his services

9th 18th

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

73
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$17,760an average of $240 per time performed $6,272
an average of $85 per time performed
medical
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
61
times performed,
0.06% of his services

10th 17th

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

20
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
3.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$1,525an average of $25 per time performed $179
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 45 minutes per day +

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 45 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99306
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.03% of his services

11th 62nd

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

29
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,897an average of $287 per time performed $4,141
an average of $134 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 an office
31
times performed,
0.03% of his services

12th 36th

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

24
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$3,751an average of $121 per time performed $1,771
an average of $57 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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