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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $310 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 6 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
308
Rank: 7th
out of 15 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
2,492
Rank: 4th
out of 15 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
8.1 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 5.6
Total Paid
by Medicare
$125K
Rank: 4th
out of 15 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$407 This Provider
Avg $310

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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Florencio T. Lizama
Average for Internal Medicine Providers in Guam

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 87 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
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
928
times performed,
37% of his services

1st 1st

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

262
patients got this service, 85% of his patients
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$111,536an average of $120 per time performed $69,693
an average of $75 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
155
times performed,
6% of his services

2nd 6th

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

143
patients got this service, 46% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,182an average of $27 per time performed $4,078
an average of $26 per time performed
drug
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 (fluzone) ×

Service Code: Q2038
Performed in an office
154
times performed,
6% of his services

3rd 7th

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

143
patients got this service, 46% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,207an average of $14 per time performed $1,810
an average of $12 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
150
times performed,
6% of his services

4th 14th

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

100
patients got this service, 32% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$5,076an average of $34 per time performed $2,195
an average of $15 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
148
times performed,
6% of his services

5th 2nd

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

96
patients got this service, 31% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$12,724an average of $86 per time performed $6,929
an average of $47 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
133
times performed,
5% of his services

6th 3rd

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

21
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
4.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$19,850an average of $149 per time performed $10,837
an average of $81 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 an office
67
times performed,
3% of his services

7th 8th

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

55
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$12,678an average of $189 per time performed $5,052
an average of $75 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Injection into tissue or muscle for therapy, diagnosis, o... +

Injection into tissue or muscle for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96372
Performed in an office
51
times performed,
2% of his services

8th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

38
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,779an average of $35 per time performed $1,100
an average of $22 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

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

Service Code: 71020
Performed in an office
46
times performed,
2% of his services

9th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

36
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,166an average of $25 per time performed $797
an average of $17 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specif... +

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specified, 10 mg ×

Service Code: J3301
Performed in an office
45
times performed,
2% of his services

10th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

11
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$564an average of $13 per time performed $57
an average of $1 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
44
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 4th

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

14
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$3,816an average of $87 per time performed $2,490
an average of $57 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
31
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 9th

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

28
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$8,179an average of $264 per time performed $4,602
an average of $148 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, 30 minutes or less

Service Code: 99238
Performed in a facility
21
times performed,
0.84% of his services

13th 16th

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

18
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,190an average of $104 per time performed $1,212
an average of $58 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone sodium succinate, up to 125 mg +

Injection, methylprednisolone sodium succinate, up to 125 mg ×

Service Code: J2930
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.8% of his services

14th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

18
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$144an average of $7 per time performed $39
an average of $2 per time performed
drug
MEDICINE

Vaccine for pneumococcal polysaccharide for injection int... +

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

Service Code: 90732
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.68% of his services

15th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

17
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$568an average of $33 per time performed $471
an average of $28 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Respiratory inhaled pressure or nonpressure treatment to ... +

Respiratory inhaled pressure or nonpressure treatment to relieve airway obstruction or for sputum specimen ×

Service Code: 94640
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.6% of his services

16th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

12
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$333an average of $22 per time performed $261
an average of $17 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
13
times performed,
0.52% of his services

17th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

13
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,310an average of $178 per time performed $1,354
an average of $104 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, more than 30 minutes

Service Code: 99239
Performed in a facility
13
times performed,
0.52% of his services

18th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

13
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,085an average of $160 per time performed $1,113
an average of $86 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.48% of his services

19th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

12
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$230an average of $19 per time performed $227
an average of $19 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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