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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 2013.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,242
Rank: 42nd
out of 1,839 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
13,216
Rank: 22nd
out of 1,839 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
10.6 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 5.1
Total Paid
by Medicare
$311K
Rank: 51st
out of 1,839 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$251 This Provider
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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Stuart P. Childress
Average for Internal Medicine Providers in Virginia

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 92 different services in 2013
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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
1,823
times performed,
14% of his services

1st 1st

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

770
patients got this service, 62% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$282,565an average of $155 per time performed $126,389
an average of $69 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
1,593
times performed,
12% of his services

2nd 4th

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

644
patients got this service, 52% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$23,895an average of $15 per time performed $4,636
an average of $3 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
1,281
times performed,
10% of his services

3rd 8th

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

608
patients got this service, 49% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$25,620an average of $20 per time performed $13,425
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
1,057
times performed,
8% of his services

4th 9th

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

559
patients got this service, 45% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$42,280an average of $40 per time performed $12,071
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
1,027
times performed,
8% of his services

5th 7th

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

564
patients got this service, 45% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$51,350an average of $50 per time performed $14,111
an average of $14 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
830
times performed,
6% of his services

6th 18th

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

477
patients got this service, 38% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$35,009an average of $42 per time performed $18,833
an average of $23 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated urinalysis test

Service Code: 81003
Performed in an office
667
times performed,
5% of his services

7th 30th

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

418
patients got this service, 34% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$10,005an average of $15 per time performed $2,001
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
587
times performed,
4% of his services

8th 6th

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

70
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
8.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 6.8)
$5,870an average of $10 per time performed $3,123
an average of $5 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
423
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 3rd

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

78
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
5.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$46,530an average of $110 per time performed $22,808
an average of $54 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
394
times performed,
3% of his services

10th 2nd

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

276
patients got this service, 22% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$40,188an average of $102 per time performed $19,373
an average of $49 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
366
times performed,
3% of his services

11th 10th

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

335
patients got this service, 27% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$10,248an average of $28 per time performed $2,291
an average of $6 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
322
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 20th

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

205
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$8,050an average of $25 per time performed $3,278
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
272
times performed,
2% of his services

13th 17th

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

156
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$10,880an average of $40 per time performed $3,430
an average of $13 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
259
times performed,
2% of his services

14th 15th

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

55
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
4.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.2)
$9,583an average of $37 per time performed $3,932
an average of $15 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
234
times performed,
2% of his services

15th 11th

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

233
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,190an average of $35 per time performed $5,806
an average of $25 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 (fluvirin) ×

Service Code: Q2037
Performed in an office
224
times performed,
2% of his services

16th 27th

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

224
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,376an average of $24 per time performed $3,219
an average of $14 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
154
times performed,
1% of his services

17th 14th

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

136
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$8,470an average of $55 per time performed $1,791
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine microalbumin (protein) analysis, (microalbumin)

Service Code: 82044
Performed in an office
153
times performed,
1% of his services

18th 77th

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

91
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$2,295an average of $15 per time performed $916
an average of $6 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Uric acid level, blood

Service Code: 84550
Performed in an office
131
times performed,
0.99% of his services

19th 82nd

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

71
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,572an average of $12 per time performed $415
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84439
Performed in an office
128
times performed,
0.97% of his services

20th 35th

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

113
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$5,632an average of $44 per time performed $1,512
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope +

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope ×

Service Code: 81001
Performed in an office
91
times performed,
0.69% of his services

21st 42nd

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

69
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,365an average of $15 per time performed $381
an average of $4 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
90
times performed,
0.68% of his services

22nd 22nd

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

51
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$5,490an average of $61 per time performed $2,567
an average of $29 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Prostate cancer screening; prostate specific antigen test... +

Prostate cancer screening; prostate specific antigen test (psa) ×

Service Code: G0103
Performed in an office
80
times performed,
0.61% of his services

23rd 70th

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

80
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,680an average of $46 per time performed $1,993
an average of $25 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Liver function blood test panel

Service Code: 80076
Performed in an office
79
times performed,
0.6% of his services

24th 39th

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

67
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,975an average of $25 per time performed $589
an average of $7 per time performed
medical
NA

Transitional care management services with communication ... +

Transitional care management services with communication with the patient and/or caregiver within 2 business days of discharge, medical decision making of at least moderate complexity during the service period face-to-face visit, within 14 calendar days of ×

Service Code: 99495
Performed in an office
77
times performed,
0.58% of his services

25th 138th

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

63
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$19,250an average of $250 per time performed $9,623
an average of $125 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation +

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation ×

Service Code: 85651
Performed in an office
66
times performed,
0.5% of his services

26th 83rd

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

47
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$660an average of $10 per time performed $307
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, more than 30 minutes

Service Code: 99239
Performed in a facility
65
times performed,
0.49% of his services

27th 16th

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

45
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$10,725an average of $165 per time performed $5,289
an average of $81 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Ldl cholesterol level

Service Code: 83721
Performed in an office
60
times performed,
0.45% of his services

28th 53rd

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

53
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,560an average of $26 per time performed $776
an average of $13 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
45
times performed,
0.34% of his services

29th 145th

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

43
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,890an average of $42 per time performed $625
an average of $14 per time performed
medical
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
45
times performed,
0.34% of his services

30th 24th

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

44
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$2,835an average of $63 per time performed $1,368
an average of $30 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Albuterol, inhalation solution, fda-approved final produc... +

Albuterol, inhalation solution, fda-approved final product, non-compounded, administered through dme, concentrated form, 1 mg ×

Service Code: J7611
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
0.29% of his services

31st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

36
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$38an average of $1 per time performed $3
an average of $0 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
36
times performed,
0.27% of his services

32nd 31st

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

36
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$7,344an average of $204 per time performed $3,640
an average of $101 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Ipratropium bromide, inhalation solution, fda-approved fi... +

Ipratropium bromide, inhalation solution, fda-approved final product, non-compounded, administered through dme, unit dose form, per milligram ×

Service Code: J7644
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
0.27% of his services

33rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

34
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$36an average of $1 per time performed $6
an average of $0 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, 30 minutes or less

Service Code: 99238
Performed in a facility
35
times performed,
0.26% of his services

34th 26th

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

28
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,025an average of $115 per time performed $1,919
an average of $55 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
0.22% of his services

35th 46th

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

29
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,015an average of $35 per time performed $721
an average of $25 per time performed
drug
MEDICINE

Pneumococcal vaccine for injection

Service Code: 90670
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.19% of his services

36th 118th

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

25
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,375an average of $175 per time performed $3,556
an average of $142 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood glucose (sugar) measurement using reagent strip

Service Code: 82948
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.18% of his services

37th 115th

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

19
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$192an average of $8 per time performed $103
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Administration of 1 vaccine

Service Code: 90471
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.17% of his services

38th 71st

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

23
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$782an average of $34 per time performed $279
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.17% of his services

39th 109th

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

21
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,012an average of $46 per time performed $523
an average of $24 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
19
times performed,
0.14% of his services

40th 13th

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

19
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,662an average of $298 per time performed $2,501
an average of $132 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Natriuretic peptide (heart and blood vessel protein) level +

Natriuretic peptide (heart and blood vessel protein) level ×

Service Code: 83880
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.14% of his services

41st 206th

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

18
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,596an average of $84 per time performed $827
an average of $44 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
19
times performed,
0.14% of his services

42nd 99th

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

19
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,774an average of $146 per time performed $1,452
an average of $76 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood potassium level

Service Code: 84132
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.13% of his services

43rd 144th

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$204an average of $12 per time performed $99
an average of $6 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
16
times performed,
0.12% of his services

44th 21st

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

15
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$3,328an average of $208 per time performed $1,488
an average of $93 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood

Service Code: 82272
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.11% of his services

45th 216th

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

12
patients got this service, 0.97% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$120an average of $8 per time performed $66
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood glucose (sugar) level

Service Code: 82947
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.1% of his services

46th 59th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.89% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$143an average of $11 per time performed $54
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cholesterol level

Service Code: 82465
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.09% of his services

47th 147th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.89% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$144an average of $12 per time performed $52
an average of $4 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 (flulaval) ×

Service Code: Q2036
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.08% of his services

48th 65th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.89% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$264an average of $24 per time performed $107
an average of $10 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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