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This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $179 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,978
Rank: 91st
out of 566 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
7,756
Rank: 39th
out of 566 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
3.9 This Provider
Avg 3.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$132K
Rank: 334th
out of 566 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$67 This Provider
Avg $179

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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Jeffrey D. Katz
Average for Cardiovascular Disease Providers in North Carolina

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 63 different services in 2013
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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
2,795
times performed,
36% of his services

1st 5th

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

31
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,053an average of $1 per time performed $307
an average of $0 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
1,155
times performed,
15% of his services

2nd 7th

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

623
patients got this service, 31% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.5)
$18,480an average of $16 per time performed $6,064
an average of $5 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
1,102
times performed,
14% of his services

3rd 10th

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

609
patients got this service, 31% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$71,630an average of $65 per time performed $15,197
an average of $14 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
413
times performed,
5% of his services

4th 4th

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

408
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$86,317an average of $209 per time performed $17,899
an average of $43 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
340
times performed,
4% of his services

5th 1st

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

284
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$13,896an average of $41 per time performed $2,105
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
333
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 3rd

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

259
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$25,974an average of $78 per time performed $3,716
an average of $11 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
316
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 6th

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

199
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$45,820an average of $145 per time performed $15,907
an average of $50 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
246
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 2nd

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

193
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$47,970an average of $195 per time performed $17,065
an average of $69 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
157
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 15th

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

157
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,065an average of $45 per time performed $1,642
an average of $10 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
153
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 8th

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

115
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$25,245an average of $165 per time performed $8,129
an average of $53 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
136
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 20th

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

136
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$27,200an average of $200 per time performed $7,398
an average of $54 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
65
times performed,
0.84% of his services

12th 28th

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

36
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,560an average of $24 per time performed $677
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
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
62
times performed,
0.8% of his services

13th 16th

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

47
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$744an average of $12 per time performed $184
an average of $3 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
58
times performed,
0.75% of his services

14th 17th

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

57
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$24,940an average of $430 per time performed $8,391
an average of $145 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
50
times performed,
0.64% of his services

15th 19th

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

50
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,750an average of $55 per time performed $793
an average of $16 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
33
times performed,
0.43% of his services

16th 67th

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

33
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,534an average of $198 per time performed $2,191
an average of $66 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, more than 30 minutes

Service Code: 99239
Performed in a facility
23
times performed,
0.3% of his services

17th 58th

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

21
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,175an average of $225 per time performed $1,831
an average of $80 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

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

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

Service Code: 93350
Performed in a facility
22
times performed,
0.28% of his services

18th 60th

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

22
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,620an average of $210 per time performed $1,069
an average of $49 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
21
times performed,
0.27% of his services

19th 49th

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

18
patients got this service, 0.91% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$399an average of $19 per time performed $220
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
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
20
times performed,
0.26% of his services

20th 14th

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

16
patients got this service, 0.81% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$4,500an average of $225 per time performed $1,538
an average of $77 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
18
times performed,
0.23% of his services

21st 22nd

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

18
patients got this service, 0.91% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,310an average of $295 per time performed $2,160
an average of $120 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Ct scan chest

Service Code: 71250
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.21% of his services

22nd 165th

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

16
patients got this service, 0.81% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,992an average of $687 per time performed $1,796
an average of $112 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Ct scan of abdomen and pelvis

Service Code: 74177
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.18% of his services

23rd 231st

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

14
patients got this service, 0.71% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$26,530an average of $1,895 per time performed $2,440
an average of $174 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.18% of his services

24th 78th

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

13
patients got this service, 0.66% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$630an average of $45 per time performed $308
an average of $22 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
14
times performed,
0.18% of his services

25th 32nd

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

13
patients got this service, 0.66% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,680an average of $120 per time performed $363
an average of $26 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
13
times performed,
0.17% of his services

26th 42nd

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

13
patients got this service, 0.66% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$3,705an average of $285 per time performed $1,065
an average of $82 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

External shock to heart to regulate heart beat

Service Code: 92960
Performed in a facility
13
times performed,
0.17% of his services

27th 82nd

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

12
patients got this service, 0.61% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$8,619an average of $663 per time performed $1,183
an average of $91 per time performed

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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