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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $233 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 6 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
827
Rank: 282nd
out of 2,711 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
13,708
Rank: 100th
out of 2,711 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
16.6 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 5.9
Total Paid
by Medicare
$425K
Rank: 53rd
out of 2,711 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$513 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $233

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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Richard G. Berry
Average for Internal Medicine 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.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 42 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

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
2,215
times performed,
16% of his services

1st 2nd

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

506
patients got this service, 61% of his patients
4.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$210,425an average of $95 per time performed $101,890
an average of $46 per time performed
PROCEDURES

National committee for quality assurance - level 1 medica... +

National committee for quality assurance - level 1 medical home ×

Service Code: G9148
Performed in an office
2,155
times performed,
16% of his services

2nd 54th

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

387
patients got this service, 47% of his patients
5.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5)
$6,465an average of $3 per time performed $6,465
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood glucose (sugar) measurement using reagent strip

Service Code: 82948
Performed in an office
1,053
times performed,
8% of his services

3rd 131st

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

245
patients got this service, 30% of his patients
4.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$16,848an average of $16 per time performed $4,212
an average of $4 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
947
times performed,
7% of his services

4th 1st

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

419
patients got this service, 51% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$127,845an average of $135 per time performed $66,290
an average of $70 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood glucose (sugar) test performed by hand-held instrument +

Blood glucose (sugar) test performed by hand-held instrument ×

Service Code: 82962
Performed in an office
781
times performed,
6% of his services

5th 34th

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

249
patients got this service, 30% of his patients
3.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$19,525an average of $25 per time performed $2,343
an average of $3 per time performed
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
622
times performed,
5% of his services

6th 5th

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

239
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$103,252an average of $166 per time performed $47,894
an average of $77 per time performed
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
516
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 20th

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

217
patients got this service, 26% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$28,380an average of $55 per time performed $3,612
an average of $7 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, ketorolac tromethamine, per 15 mg

Service Code: J1885
Performed in an office
489
times performed,
4% of his services

8th 77th

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

86
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$12,225an average of $25 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, ceftriaxone sodium, per 250 mg

Service Code: J0696
Performed in an office
468
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 43rd

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

87
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$23,400an average of $50 per time performed $468
an average of $1 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
458
times performed,
3% of his services

10th 12th

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

227
patients got this service, 27% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$20,610an average of $45 per time performed $5,954
an average of $13 per time performed
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
362
times performed,
3% of his services

11th 3rd

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

175
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$6,516an average of $18 per time performed $1,086
an average of $3 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
336
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 4th

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

141
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$43,344an average of $129 per time performed $17,808
an average of $53 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
325
times performed,
2% of his services

13th 18th

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

176
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$9,750an average of $30 per time performed $5,200
an average of $16 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
294
times performed,
2% of his services

14th 11th

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

213
patients got this service, 26% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$79,674an average of $271 per time performed $43,806
an average of $149 per time performed
TEMPORARY CODES

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered t... +

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered to individuals 3 years of age and older, for intramuscular use (flulaval) ×

Service Code: Q2036
Performed in an office
293
times performed,
2% of his services

15th 78th

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

291
patients got this service, 35% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$11,720an average of $40 per time performed $2,637
an average of $9 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
287
times performed,
2% of his services

16th 13th

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

285
patients got this service, 34% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,601an average of $23 per time performed $6,601
an average of $23 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Smoking and tobacco use intensive counseling, greater tha... +

Smoking and tobacco use intensive counseling, greater than 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99407
Performed in an office
266
times performed,
2% of his services

17th 305th

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

95
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$15,960an average of $60 per time performed $4,788
an average of $18 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, more than 30 minutes

Service Code: 99239
Performed in a facility
215
times performed,
2% of his services

18th 19th

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

149
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$48,375an average of $225 per time performed $16,985
an average of $79 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated urinalysis test

Service Code: 81003
Performed in an office
213
times performed,
2% of his services

19th 25th

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

148
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$4,686an average of $22 per time performed $639
an average of $3 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
194
times performed,
1% of his services

20th 23rd

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

181
patients got this service, 22% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$17,460an average of $90 per time performed $2,328
an average of $12 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
185
times performed,
1% of his services

21st 24th

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

133
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$37,000an average of $200 per time performed $19,425
an average of $105 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
146
times performed,
1% of his services

22nd 8th

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

27
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
5.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.5)
$7,300an average of $50 per time performed $876
an average of $6 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typ... +

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99212
Performed in an office
118
times performed,
0.86% of his services

23rd 38th

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

75
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$8,260an average of $70 per time performed $3,540
an average of $30 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
118
times performed,
0.86% of his services

24th 41st

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

118
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$15,930an average of $135 per time performed $12,508
an average of $106 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
100
times performed,
0.73% of his services

25th 16th

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

37
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$5,000an average of $50 per time performed $1,500
an average of $15 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Critical care delivery critically ill or injured patient,... +

Critical care delivery critically ill or injured patient, first 30-74 minutes ×

Service Code: 99291
Performed in a facility
99
times performed,
0.72% of his services

26th 46th

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

46
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$51,084an average of $516 per time performed $16,533
an average of $167 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 25 minutes p... +

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 25 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99309
Performed in a facility
79
times performed,
0.58% of his services

27th 60th

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

24
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$11,060an average of $140 per time performed $4,898
an average of $62 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 15 minutes p... +

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 15 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99308
Performed in a facility
50
times performed,
0.36% of his services

28th 47th

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$6,000an average of $120 per time performed $2,450
an average of $49 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital observation care typically 70 minutes per day

Service Code: 99220
Performed in a facility
43
times performed,
0.31% of his services

29th 61st

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

40
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,976an average of $232 per time performed $5,805
an average of $135 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Prolonged inpatient or observation hospital service first... +

Prolonged inpatient or observation hospital service first hour ×

Service Code: 99356
Performed in a facility
43
times performed,
0.31% of his services

30th 257th

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

35
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$13,760an average of $320 per time performed $2,924
an average of $68 per time performed
MEDICINE

Administration of 1 vaccine

Service Code: 90471
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
0.23% of his services

31st 80th

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

32
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$800an average of $25 per time performed $416
an average of $13 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital observation care discharge

Service Code: 99217
Performed in a facility
30
times performed,
0.22% of his services

32nd 59th

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

27
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,350an average of $145 per time performed $1,590
an average of $53 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
28
times performed,
0.2% of his services

33rd 66th

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

28
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,040an average of $180 per time performed $2,996
an average of $107 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 45 minutes per day +

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 45 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99306
Performed in a facility
27
times performed,
0.2% of his services

34th 103rd

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

21
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$7,047an average of $261 per time performed $3,348
an average of $124 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 80 mg

Service Code: J1040
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.14% of his services

35th 83rd

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,140an average of $60 per time performed $95
an average of $5 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.13% of his services

36th 71st

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$414an average of $23 per time performed $414
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
18
times performed,
0.13% of his services

37th 68th

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,188an average of $66 per time performed $1,098
an average of $61 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Cervical or vaginal cancer screening; pelvic and clinical... +

Cervical or vaginal cancer screening; pelvic and clinical breast examination ×

Service Code: G0101
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.1% of his services

38th 170th

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$560an average of $40 per time performed $504
an average of $36 per time performed
TEMPORARY CODES

Screening papanicolaou smear; obtaining, preparing and co... +

Screening papanicolaou smear; obtaining, preparing and conveyance of cervical or vaginal smear to laboratory ×

Service Code: Q0091
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.1% of his services

39th 214th

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$630an average of $45 per time performed $588
an average of $42 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
13
times performed,
0.09% of his services

40th 53rd

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,470an average of $190 per time performed $2,067
an average of $159 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood to screen for colon tumors

Service Code: 82270
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.09% of his services

41st 99th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$325an average of $25 per time performed $65
an average of $5 per time performed
MEDICINE

Measurement and graphic recording of the amount and speed... +

Measurement and graphic recording of the amount and speed of breathed air, before and following medication administration ×

Service Code: 94060
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.09% of his services

42nd 136th

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,920an average of $160 per time performed $552
an average of $46 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 "Specialist." 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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