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Noorazsabha S. Ahmed M.D.

1555 n. barrington rd, Hoffman estates, Ill., 60169 | (847) 741-4376

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $293 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 11 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
754
Rank: 52nd
out of 247 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
4,897
Rank: 15th
out of 247 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
6.5 This Provider
Avg 11.3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$470K
Rank: 7th
out of 247 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$623 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $293

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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Noorazsabha S. Ahmed
Average for Infectious Disease Providers in Illinois

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

Noorazsabha S. Ahmed

Patients saw after

Individuals

DEBORAH SCHIAPPA

GREGORY GULLO

STEPHEN SULA

DONALD KASH

BENNETT PARK

Organizations

SUPERIOR AIR-GROUND AMB...

ST. ALEXIUS MEDICAL CENTER

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 9 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
3,490
times performed,
71% of her services

1st 4th

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

673
patients got this service, 89% of her patients
5.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$593,300an average of $170 per time performed $300,140
an average of $86 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
603
times performed,
12% of her services

2nd 5th

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

513
patients got this service, 68% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$206,226an average of $342 per time performed $99,495
an average of $165 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
292
times performed,
6% of her services

3rd 2nd

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

137
patients got this service, 18% of her patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$34,748an average of $119 per time performed $17,520
an average of $60 per time performed
MEDICINE

Refilling and maintenance of portable pump

Service Code: 96521
Performed in an office
216
times performed,
4% of her services

4th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
11.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$70,200an average of $325 per time performed $25,056
an average of $116 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
165
times performed,
3% of her services

5th 18th

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

92
patients got this service, 12% of her patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$37,620an average of $228 per time performed $18,645
an average of $113 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
84
times performed,
2% of her services

6th 11th

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
7.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 9.3)
$18,900an average of $225 per time performed $5,208
an average of $62 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
18
times performed,
0.37% of her services

7th 64th

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,940an average of $330 per time performed $2,970
an average of $165 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
18
times performed,
0.37% of her services

8th 10th

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$2,826an average of $157 per time performed $1,620
an average of $90 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
11
times performed,
0.22% of her services

9th 8th

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$814an average of $74 per time performed $363
an average of $33 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 "Infectious 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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