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Monica Sharma D.O.

2900 n lake shore dr, Chicago, Ill., 60657 | (773) 665-3261

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
646
Rank: 65th
out of 247 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
3,041
Rank: 43rd
out of 247 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
4.7 This Provider
Avg 11.3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$291K
Rank: 24th
out of 247 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$450 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $293

Office Visits

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Top Billing

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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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Monica Sharma
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.

Individuals

NOORUZSABHA AHMED

GONGYU YANG

DEBORAH SCHIAPPA

AJAY MEHTA

DALIA GVILDYS

Organizations

SHERMAN HOSPITAL

ST. ALEXIUS MEDICAL CENTER

Patients saw before

Monica Sharma

Patients saw after

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
2,055
times performed,
68% of her services

1st 4th

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

507
patients got this service, 78% of her patients
4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$349,350an average of $170 per time performed $172,620
an average of $84 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
336
times performed,
11% of her services

2nd 5th

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

285
patients got this service, 44% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$113,904an average of $339 per time performed $54,432
an average of $162 per time performed
MEDICINE

Refilling and maintenance of portable pump

Service Code: 96521
Performed in an office
170
times performed,
6% of her services

3rd Alert

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

21
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
8.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$55,250an average of $325 per time performed $19,720
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,
5% of her services

4th 18th

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

86
patients got this service, 13% of her patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$37,620an average of $228 per time performed $17,985
an average of $109 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
131
times performed,
4% of her services

5th 11th

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

17
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
7.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 9.3)
$29,475an average of $225 per time performed $7,991
an average of $61 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
111
times performed,
4% of her services

6th 10th

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

66
patients got this service, 10% of her patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$17,427an average of $157 per time performed $9,435
an average of $85 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
35
times performed,
1% of her services

7th 2nd

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

19
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$4,165an average of $119 per time performed $1,960
an average of $56 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
25
times performed,
0.82% of her services

8th 64th

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

25
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,250an average of $330 per time performed $3,875
an average of $155 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
13
times performed,
0.43% of her services

9th 37th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,406an average of $262 per time performed $1,768
an average of $136 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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