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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $181 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,747
Rank: 112th
out of 561 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
5,542
Rank: 94th
out of 561 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
3.2 This Provider
Avg 3.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$111K
Rank: 351st
out of 561 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$63 This Provider
Avg $181

How This Provider’s Patients Compare

Doctors often say their patients are sicker or more complex than those of their peers. The measure displayed below, used by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, takes into account patients’ characteristics to estimate whether they are expected to have above-average Medicare spending. It considers patients’ age, sex, diagnoses from the past year and other factors. This provider’s score below takes into account all of his Part B patients.

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 in 2014.

Individuals

DALTON MCLEAN

BRIAN CRENSHAW

PETER NISHAN

JAMES HOCHREIN

SAMUEL MCDOWELL

Organizations

THE MOSES H. CONE MEMOR...

MOREHEAD MEMORIAL HOSPITAL

Patients saw before

JEFFREY KATZ M.D.

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 72 different services in 2014
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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
TEMPORARY CODES

Low osmolar contrast material, 300-399 mg/ml iodine conce... +

Low osmolar contrast material, 300-399 mg/ml iodine concentration, per ml ×

Service Code: Q9967
Performed in an office
1,636
times performed,
30% of his services

1st 5th

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)
$2,372an average of $1 per time performed $229
an average of $0 per time performed
medical
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
837
times performed,
15% of his services

2nd 10th

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

487
patients got this service, 28% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$54,405an average of $65 per time performed $10,848
an average of $13 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
821
times performed,
15% of his services

3rd 6th

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

474
patients got this service, 27% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.5)
$13,136an average of $16 per time performed $4,245
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted ... +

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted blood flow rate, direction, and valve function ×

Service Code: 93306
Performed in a facility
396
times performed,
7% of his services

4th 4th

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

390
patients got this service, 22% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$82,764an average of $209 per time performed $18,493
an average of $47 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
332
times performed,
6% of his services

5th 7th

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

225
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$49,641an average of $150 per time performed $16,085
an average of $48 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads w... +

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93010
Performed in a facility
302
times performed,
5% of his services

6th 1st

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

255
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$11,564an average of $38 per time performed $1,957
an average of $6 per time performed
medical
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
219
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 3rd

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

195
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$17,082an average of $78 per time performed $2,166
an average of $10 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
153
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 2nd

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

117
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$31,885an average of $208 per time performed $10,995
an average of $72 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
125
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 8th

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

103
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$20,625an average of $165 per time performed $6,770
an average of $54 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress te... +

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress test with ekg monitoring, physician interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93018
Performed in a facility
105
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 14th

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

104
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,725an average of $45 per time performed $1,080
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Nuclear medicine study of vessels of heart using drugs or... +

Nuclear medicine study of vessels of heart using drugs or exercise multiple studies ×

Service Code: 78452
Performed in a facility
84
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 18th

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

83
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$17,650an average of $210 per time performed $4,687
an average of $56 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress te... +

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress test with ekg monitoring and physician supervision ×

Service Code: 93016
Performed in a facility
64
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 17th

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

64
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,520an average of $55 per time performed $958
an average of $15 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
52
times performed,
0.94% of his services

13th 29th

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

32
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,248an average of $24 per time performed $540
an average of $10 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
49
times performed,
0.88% of his services

14th 20th

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

49
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$21,205an average of $433 per time performed $7,565
an average of $154 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
28
times performed,
0.51% of his services

15th 61st

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

28
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,764an average of $206 per time performed $2,085
an average of $74 per time performed
medical
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
20
times performed,
0.36% of his services

16th 37th

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

19
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$2,310an average of $116 per time performed $567
an average of $28 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, more than 30 minutes

Service Code: 99239
Performed in a facility
20
times performed,
0.36% of his services

17th 60th

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)
$4,500an average of $225 per time performed $1,577
an average of $79 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted ... +

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted blood flow rate, direction, and valve function ×

Service Code: 93306
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.36% of his services

18th 11th

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

19
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$13,774an average of $689 per time performed $2,739
an average of $137 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Ct scan chest

Service Code: 71250
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.31% of his services

19th 156th

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

17
patients got this service, 0.97% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$11,679an average of $687 per time performed $1,346
an average of $79 per time performed
medical
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
14
times performed,
0.25% of his services

20th 22nd

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

14
patients got this service, 0.8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,430an average of $316 per time performed $1,731
an average of $124 per time performed
medical
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 a facility
14
times performed,
0.25% of his services

21st 41st

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

14
patients got this service, 0.8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$4,070an average of $291 per time performed $1,100
an average of $79 per time performed
medical
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
12
times performed,
0.22% of his services

22nd 52nd

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

12
patients got this service, 0.69% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$228an average of $19 per time performed $125
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

External shock to heart to regulate heart beat

Service Code: 92960
Performed in a facility
12
times performed,
0.22% of his services

23rd 78th

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

12
patients got this service, 0.69% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$8,100an average of $675 per time performed $1,090
an average of $91 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound examination of the heart performed during rest... +

Ultrasound examination of the heart performed during rest, exercise, and/or drug-induced stress with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93350
Performed in a facility
12
times performed,
0.22% of his services

24th 63rd

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

12
patients got this service, 0.69% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,520an average of $210 per time performed $664
an average of $55 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 50 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 50 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99222
Performed in a facility
11
times performed,
0.2% of his services

25th 24th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.63% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,035an average of $276 per time performed $1,155
an average of $105 per time performed

Office Visits

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.

Hover over each slice to see percentage breakdown.

Jeffrey David Katz
Average for Cardiovascular Disease Providers in North Carolina

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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