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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $330 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 6 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
143
Rank: 15th
out of 15 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
526
Rank: 15th
out of 15 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
3.7 This Provider
Avg 5.9
Total Paid
by Medicare
$28.8K
Rank: 15th
out of 15 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$201 This Provider
Avg $330

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.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 18 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
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
223
times performed,
42% of his services

1st 2nd

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

110
patients got this service, 77% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$17,327an average of $78 per time performed $10,051
an average of $45 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
117
times performed,
22% of his services

2nd 1st

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

60
patients got this service, 42% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$13,413an average of $115 per time performed $9,541
an average of $82 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
40
times performed,
8% of his services

3rd 4th

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

13
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.2)
$4,171an average of $104 per time performed $3,270
an average of $82 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
7% of his services

4th 5th

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

32
patients got this service, 22% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$832an average of $23 per time performed $816
an average of $23 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
36
times performed,
7% of his services

5th 7th

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

32
patients got this service, 22% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$453an average of $13 per time performed $425
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, 30 minutes or less

Service Code: 99238
Performed in a facility
17
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 16th

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

15
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,254an average of $74 per time performed $983
an average of $58 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
17
times performed,
3% of his services

7th 8th

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

15
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$3,465an average of $204 per time performed $2,716
an average of $160 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.

Donald Curry Preston
Average for Internal Medicine Providers in Guam

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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