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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $193 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 6 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,521
Rank: 11th
out of 2,477 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
16,136
Rank: 16th
out of 2,477 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
10.6 This Provider
Avg 5.6
Total Paid
by Medicare
$308K
Rank: 35th
out of 2,477 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$203 This Provider
Avg $193

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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John F. Mills
Average for Family Practice 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.

Individuals

WILLARD VALENTINE

MAKEBA FELTON

CELIA BRINKER

WILLIE SESSIONS

JOHN SPARGO

Organizations

DLP MARIA PARHAM MEDICA...

DUKE UNIVERSITY HEALTH ...

Patients saw before

John F. Mills

Patients saw after

Individuals

CELIA BRINKER

WILLIE SESSIONS

CARLOS SUERO

JOHN SPARGO

WILLIAM DENNIS

Organizations

DUKE UNIVERSITY HEALTH ...

DLP MARIA PARHAM MEDICA...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 45 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
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
2,532
times performed,
16% of his services

1st 3rd

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

1,046
patients got this service, 69% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$43,044an average of $17 per time performed $7,596
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
1,954
times performed,
12% of his services

2nd 1st

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

732
patients got this service, 48% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$521,718an average of $267 per time performed $127,010
an average of $65 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
1,869
times performed,
12% of his services

3rd 10th

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

1,032
patients got this service, 68% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$106,533an average of $57 per time performed $18,690
an average of $10 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
1,468
times performed,
9% of his services

4th 5th

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

811
patients got this service, 53% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$76,336an average of $52 per time performed $16,148
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
1,370
times performed,
8% of his services

5th 4th

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

137
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
10
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 6.2)
$35,620an average of $26 per time performed $8,220
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
1,353
times performed,
8% of his services

6th 8th

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

920
patients got this service, 60% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$120,417an average of $89 per time performed $18,942
an average of $14 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
742
times performed,
5% of his services

7th 7th

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

347
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$48,230an average of $65 per time performed $10,388
an average of $14 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
628
times performed,
4% of his services

8th 12th

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

77
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
8.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.2)
$36,424an average of $58 per time performed $8,164
an average of $13 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
467
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 2nd

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

277
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$83,126an average of $178 per time performed $22,883
an average of $49 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated urinalysis test

Service Code: 81003
Performed in an office
458
times performed,
3% of his services

10th 13th

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

309
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$6,870an average of $15 per time performed $1,374
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
434
times performed,
3% of his services

11th 19th

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

297
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$47,306an average of $109 per time performed $9,982
an average of $23 per time performed
MEDICINE

Vaccine for influenza for injection into muscle, patient ... +

Vaccine for influenza for injection into muscle, patient 3 years and older ×

Service Code: 90656
Performed in an office
430
times performed,
3% of his services

12th 59th

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

430
patients got this service, 28% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$15,480an average of $36 per time performed $5,160
an average of $12 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
421
times performed,
3% of his services

13th 6th

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

421
patients got this service, 28% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$17,682an average of $42 per time performed $9,262
an average of $22 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
341
times performed,
2% of his services

14th 21st

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

246
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$18,073an average of $53 per time performed $3,751
an average of $11 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Prostate cancer screening; prostate specific antigen test... +

Prostate cancer screening; prostate specific antigen test (psa) ×

Service Code: G0103
Performed in an office
186
times performed,
1% of his services

15th 80th

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

186
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$21,762an average of $117 per time performed $4,836
an average of $26 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of chest, 2 views, front and side

Service Code: 71020
Performed in an office
141
times performed,
0.87% of his services

16th 30th

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

117
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$13,395an average of $95 per time performed $1,692
an average of $12 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine microalbumin (protein) analysis

Service Code: 82044
Performed in an office
133
times performed,
0.82% of his services

17th 48th

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

133
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,527an average of $19 per time performed $532
an average of $4 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
116
times performed,
0.72% of his services

18th 9th

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

30
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
3.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$7,076an average of $61 per time performed $1,972
an average of $17 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood potassium level

Service Code: 84132
Performed in an office
101
times performed,
0.63% of his services

19th 159th

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

67
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$3,131an average of $31 per time performed $606
an average of $6 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, vitamin b-12 cyanocobalamin, up to 1000 mcg

Service Code: J3420
Performed in an office
96
times performed,
0.59% of his services

20th 31st

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

15
patients got this service, 0.99% of his patients
6.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.2)
$1,536an average of $16 per time performed $0
an average of $0 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
85
times performed,
0.53% of his services

21st 22nd

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

82
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$6,035an average of $71 per time performed $850
an average of $10 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Colorectal cancer screening; fecal occult blood test, imm... +

Colorectal cancer screening; fecal occult blood test, immunoassay, 1-3 simultaneous ×

Service Code: G0328
Performed in an office
74
times performed,
0.46% of his services

22nd 94th

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

74
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,696an average of $104 per time performed $1,702
an average of $23 per time performed
MEDICINE

Vaccine for pneumococcal polysaccharide for injection ben... +

Vaccine for pneumococcal polysaccharide for injection beneath the skin or into muscle, patient 2 years or older ×

Service Code: 90732
Performed in an office
69
times performed,
0.43% of his services

23rd 44th

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

69
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,451an average of $79 per time performed $4,416
an average of $64 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
68
times performed,
0.42% of his services

24th 52nd

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

68
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,788an average of $41 per time performed $1,564
an average of $23 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation +

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation ×

Service Code: 85651
Performed in an office
64
times performed,
0.4% of his services

25th 109th

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

46
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,536an average of $24 per time performed $320
an average of $5 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Annual wellness visit; includes a personalized prevention... +

Annual wellness visit; includes a personalized prevention plan of service (pps), initial visit ×

Service Code: G0438
Performed in an office
53
times performed,
0.33% of his services

26th 46th

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

53
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$22,366an average of $422 per time performed $8,427
an average of $159 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Uric acid level, blood

Service Code: 84550
Performed in an office
46
times performed,
0.29% of his services

27th 96th

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

40
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,380an average of $30 per time performed $230
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Smear for infectious agents

Service Code: 87210
Performed in an office
41
times performed,
0.25% of his services

28th 261st

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

25
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,025an average of $25 per time performed $205
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
40
times performed,
0.25% of his services

29th 141st

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

32
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$4,920an average of $123 per time performed $1,040
an average of $26 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Annual wellness visit, includes a personalized prevention... +

Annual wellness visit, includes a personalized prevention plan of service (pps), subsequent visit ×

Service Code: G0439
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
0.24% of his services

30th 43rd

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

38
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$11,134an average of $293 per time performed $4,028
an average of $106 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Creatine kinase (cardiac enzyme) level

Service Code: 82550
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
0.22% of his services

31st 106th

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

32
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,512an average of $42 per time performed $216
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Strep test (streptococcus, group a)

Service Code: 87880
Performed in an office
35
times performed,
0.22% of his services

32nd 116th

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

33
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,660an average of $76 per time performed $560
an average of $16 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood glucose (sugar) measurement using reagent strip

Service Code: 82948
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.19% of his services

33rd 104th

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: 2.6)
$651an average of $21 per time performed $124
an average of $4 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Face-to-face behavioral counseling for obesity, 15 minutes +

Face-to-face behavioral counseling for obesity, 15 minutes ×

Service Code: G0447
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
0.19% of his services

34th 281st

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

12
patients got this service, 0.79% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,380an average of $46 per time performed $720
an average of $24 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood to screen for colon tumors

Service Code: 82270
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.16% of his services

35th 81st

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

26
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$572an average of $22 per time performed $130
an average of $5 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
21
times performed,
0.13% of his services

36th 145th

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

21
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$4,767an average of $227 per time performed $1,008
an average of $48 per time performed
MEDICINE

Administration of 1 vaccine

Service Code: 90471
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.12% of his services

37th 51st

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

20
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$820an average of $41 per time performed $280
an average of $14 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Detection of infectious agent antibody

Service Code: 86318
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.11% of his services

38th 303rd

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

17
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,512an average of $84 per time performed $324
an average of $18 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Initial preventive physical examination; face-to-face vis... +

Initial preventive physical examination; face-to-face visit, services limited to new beneficiary during the first 12 months of medicare enrollment ×

Service Code: G0402
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.11% of his services

39th 126th

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)
$4,518an average of $251 per time performed $2,700
an average of $150 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Creatine kinase (cardiac enzyme) level

Service Code: 82553
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.1% of his services

40th 285th

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,216an average of $76 per time performed $256
an average of $16 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Myoglobin (muscle protein) level

Service Code: 83874
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.1% of his services

41st 363rd

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,376an average of $86 per time performed $288
an average of $18 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Troponin (protein) analysis

Service Code: 84484
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.1% of his services

42nd 327th

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,056an average of $66 per time performed $224
an average of $14 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood

Service Code: 82274
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.08% of his services

43rd 202nd

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

13
patients got this service, 0.85% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,443an average of $111 per time performed $299
an average of $23 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
11
times performed,
0.07% of his services

44th 17th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.72% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$3,861an average of $351 per time performed $660
an average of $60 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of ribs of one side of body, minimum of 2 views

Service Code: 73510
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.07% of his services

45th 169th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.72% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,023an average of $93 per time performed $209
an average of $19 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 "Family 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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