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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $749 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 55 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
562
Rank: 83rd
out of 188 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
60,617
Rank: 43rd
out of 188 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
107.9 This Provider
Avg 55.1
Total Paid
by Medicare
$781K
Rank: 54th
out of 188 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$1,389 This Provider
Avg $749

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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Charles L. Maurer
Average for Hematology/Oncology Providers in Virginia

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

Charles L. Maurer

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 41 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
DRUGS

Injection, iron sucrose, 1 mg

Service Code: J1756
Performed in an office
20,800
times performed,
34% of his services

1st 7th

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

24
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.4)
$20,800an average of $1 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, darbepoetin alfa, 1 microgram (non-end-stage r... +

Injection, darbepoetin alfa, 1 microgram (non-end-stage renal disease use) ×

Service Code: J0881
Performed in an office
11,800
times performed,
19% of his services

2nd 1st

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$118,000an average of $10 per time performed $35,400
an average of $3 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, fosaprepitant (emend), 1 mg

Service Code: J1453
Performed in an office
5,850
times performed,
10% of his services

3rd 3rd

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$17,550an average of $3 per time performed $5,850
an average of $1 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, epoetin alfa, (for non-end-stage renal disease... +

Injection, epoetin alfa, (for non-end-stage renal disease use), 1000 units ×

Service Code: J0885
Performed in an office
5,560
times performed,
9% of his services

4th 9th

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

15
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
10.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.4)
$211,280an average of $38 per time performed $44,480
an average of $8 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
4,858
times performed,
8% of his services

5th 6th

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

57
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
5.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$9,716an average of $2 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, palonosetron hydrochloride, 25 mcg

Service Code: J2469
Performed in an office
1,890
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 10th

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

41
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
4.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$107,730an average of $57 per time performed $28,350
an average of $15 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
1,741
times performed,
3% of his services

7th 12th

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

348
patients got this service, 62% of his patients
5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.9)
$55,712an average of $32 per time performed $19,151
an average of $11 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, ondansetron hydrochloride, per 1 mg

Service Code: J2405
Performed in an office
1,608
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 20th

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

27
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
3.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5)
$24,120an average of $15 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy prevention or diagnosis ... +

Infusion into a vein for therapy prevention or diagnosis additional sequential infusion up to 1 hour ×

Service Code: 96367
Performed in an office
673
times performed,
1% of his services

9th 21st

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

68
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
5.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.2)
$53,840an average of $80 per time performed $16,825
an average of $25 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
633
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 14th

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

222
patients got this service, 40% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$5,697an average of $9 per time performed $1,899
an average of $3 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
571
times performed,
0.94% of his services

11th 15th

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

279
patients got this service, 50% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$75,943an average of $133 per time performed $43,967
an average of $77 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, rituximab (rituxan), 100 mg

Service Code: J9310
Performed in an office
465
times performed,
0.77% of his services

12th 29th

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

15
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
3.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$354,795an average of $763 per time performed $240,870
an average of $518 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
449
times performed,
0.74% of his services

13th 24th

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

62
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
6.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$13,470an average of $30 per time performed $8,531
an average of $19 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, carboplatin, 50 mg

Service Code: J9045
Performed in an office
443
times performed,
0.73% of his services

14th 27th

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

18
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
3.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$95,688an average of $216 per time performed $1,329
an average of $3 per time performed
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution , 250 cc

Service Code: J7050
Performed in an office
396
times performed,
0.65% of his services

15th 72nd

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

45
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.9)
$5,544an average of $14 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein up to 1 hour

Service Code: 96413
Performed in an office
385
times performed,
0.64% of his services

16th 25th

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

65
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
5.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.4)
$138,600an average of $360 per time performed $41,195
an average of $107 per time performed
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
360
times performed,
0.59% of his services

17th 17th

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

242
patients got this service, 43% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$32,040an average of $89 per time performed $18,720
an average of $52 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient office or other outpatient, visit typ... +

Established patient office or other outpatient, visit typically 40 minutes ×

Service Code: 99215
Performed in an office
347
times performed,
0.57% of his services

18th 35th

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

162
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$63,154an average of $182 per time performed $36,782
an average of $106 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
183
times performed,
0.3% of his services

19th 45th

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

53
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$8,235an average of $45 per time performed $2,745
an average of $15 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein

Service Code: 96415
Performed in an office
178
times performed,
0.29% of his services

20th 38th

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

37
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$19,580an average of $110 per time performed $4,272
an average of $24 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into... +

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into a vein up to 1 hour ×

Service Code: 96417
Performed in an office
162
times performed,
0.27% of his services

21st 48th

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

37
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
3.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$30,780an average of $190 per time performed $8,910
an average of $55 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis +

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis ×

Service Code: 96366
Performed in an office
152
times performed,
0.25% of his services

22nd 64th

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

27
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$9,120an average of $60 per time performed $2,584
an average of $17 per time performed
MEDICINE

Irrigation of implanted venous access drug delivery device +

Irrigation of implanted venous access drug delivery device ×

Service Code: 96523
Performed in an office
142
times performed,
0.23% of his services

23rd 80th

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

54
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$7,810an average of $55 per time performed $2,556
an average of $18 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, diphenhydramine hydrochloride, up to 50 mg

Service Code: J1200
Performed in an office
134
times performed,
0.22% of his services

24th 40th

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

32
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
4.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$4,690an average of $35 per time performed $134
an average of $1 per time performed
MEDICINE

Injection of different drug or substance into a vein for ... +

Injection of different drug or substance into a vein for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96375
Performed in an office
112
times performed,
0.18% of his services

25th 22nd

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

33
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$5,040an average of $45 per time performed $1,904
an average of $17 per time performed
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
102
times performed,
0.17% of his services

26th 46th

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

34
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$14,280an average of $140 per time performed $5,712
an average of $56 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, pegfilgrastim, 6 mg

Service Code: J2505
Performed in an office
75
times performed,
0.12% of his services

27th 71st

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

26
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$331,275an average of $4,417 per time performed $167,775
an average of $2,237 per time performed
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution , 1000 cc

Service Code: J7030
Performed in an office
75
times performed,
0.12% of his services

28th 73rd

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

18
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$1,425an average of $19 per time performed $75
an average of $1 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
63
times performed,
0.1% of his services

29th 67th

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

57
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$13,545an average of $215 per time performed $9,639
an average of $153 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
62
times performed,
0.1% of his services

30th 42nd

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

44
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$9,610an average of $155 per time performed $4,898
an average of $79 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into... +

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into a vein ×

Service Code: 96411
Performed in an office
51
times performed,
0.08% of his services

31st 70th

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

18
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$6,630an average of $130 per time performed $2,499
an average of $49 per time performed
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
49
times performed,
0.08% of his services

32nd 58th

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

45
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$2,940an average of $60 per time performed $1,519
an average of $31 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
44
times performed,
0.07% of his services

33rd 69th

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

44
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$11,352an average of $258 per time performed $6,864
an average of $156 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
41
times performed,
0.07% of his services

34th 32nd

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

33
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$4,100an average of $100 per time performed $2,255
an average of $55 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 4... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 45 minutes ×

Service Code: 99204
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
0.05% of his services

35th 79th

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

32
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,528an average of $204 per time performed $3,712
an average of $116 per time performed
HEMIC AND LYMPHATIC SYSTEMS

Needle or trocar bone marrow biopsy

Service Code: 38221
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.05% of his services

36th 115th

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

30
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,835an average of $285 per time performed $3,968
an average of $128 per time performed
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution, sterile (500 ml=1 unit) +

Infusion, normal saline solution, sterile (500 ml=1 unit) ×

Service Code: J7040
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
0.05% of his services

37th 90th

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$464an average of $16 per time performed $0
an average of $0 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
21
times performed,
0.03% of his services

38th 49th

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

19
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$1,470an average of $70 per time performed $630
an average of $30 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
19
times performed,
0.03% of his services

39th 111th

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

19
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,040an average of $160 per time performed $1,463
an average of $77 per time performed
HEMIC AND LYMPHATIC SYSTEMS

Bone marrow aspiration

Service Code: 38220
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.03% of his services

40th 147th

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)
$3,960an average of $220 per time performed $1,188
an average of $66 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Bone marrow aspiration performed with bone marrow biopsy ... +

Bone marrow aspiration performed with bone marrow biopsy through the same incision on the same date of service ×

Service Code: G0364
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.02% of his services

41st 133rd

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: 1.1)
$2,860an average of $220 per time performed $130
an average of $10 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 "Hematology & Oncology." 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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