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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $234 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,007
Rank: 101st
out of 2,169 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
13,019
Rank: 30th
out of 2,169 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
12.9 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$304K
Rank: 65th
out of 2,169 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$302 This Provider
Avg $234

Office Visits

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Top Billing

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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

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.

Individuals

G WOLFE

KYLE YOUNG

DAVID SNOW

JEFFREY LESSAR

DAVID HARRY

Organizations

WINCHESTER MEDICAL CENT...

PIEDMONT JOINT VENTURE ...

Patients saw before

Stuart P. Childress

Patients saw after

Individuals

G WOLFE

JEFFREY LESSAR

FRANCIS WILLI

RICHARD CATLETT

DAVID MAGARIK

Organizations

WINCHESTER MEDICAL CENT...

PIEDMONT JOINT VENTURE ...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 46 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
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
1,729
times performed,
13% of his services

1st 4th

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

654
patients got this service, 65% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$25,935an average of $15 per time performed $5,187
an average of $3 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
1,567
times performed,
12% of his services

2nd 1st

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

734
patients got this service, 73% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$242,885an average of $155 per time performed $104,989
an average of $67 per time performed
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
1,323
times performed,
10% of his services

3rd 9th

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

609
patients got this service, 60% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$26,460an average of $20 per time performed $14,553
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
1,092
times performed,
8% of his services

4th 12th

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

572
patients got this service, 57% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$43,680an average of $40 per time performed $13,104
an average of $12 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
1,036
times performed,
8% of his services

5th 11th

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

564
patients got this service, 56% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$51,800an average of $50 per time performed $14,504
an average of $14 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
824
times performed,
6% of his services

6th 27th

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

456
patients got this service, 45% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$34,608an average of $42 per time performed $19,776
an average of $24 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
655
times performed,
5% of his services

7th 3rd

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

102
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
6.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$72,050an average of $110 per time performed $36,025
an average of $55 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
546
times performed,
4% of his services

8th 8th

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

70
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
7.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 6.7)
$5,460an average of $10 per time performed $3,276
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated urinalysis test

Service Code: 81003
Performed in an office
543
times performed,
4% of his services

9th 42nd

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

356
patients got this service, 35% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$8,145an average of $15 per time performed $1,629
an average of $3 per time performed
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
502
times performed,
4% of his services

10th 2nd

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

299
patients got this service, 30% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$51,204an average of $102 per time performed $24,096
an average of $48 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
368
times performed,
3% of his services

11th 29th

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

215
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$9,200an average of $25 per time performed $4,048
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
291
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 23rd

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

156
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$11,640an average of $40 per time performed $3,783
an average of $13 per time performed
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
252
times performed,
2% of his services

13th 21st

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

101
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$15,372an average of $61 per time performed $7,560
an average of $30 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
239
times performed,
2% of his services

14th 76th

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

235
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,736an average of $24 per time performed $2,151
an average of $9 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
237
times performed,
2% of his services

15th 13th

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

233
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,295an average of $35 per time performed $5,688
an average of $24 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope +

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope ×

Service Code: 81001
Performed in an office
181
times performed,
1% of his services

16th 49th

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

138
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$2,715an average of $15 per time performed $724
an average of $4 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
168
times performed,
1% of his services

17th 7th

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

138
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$4,032an average of $24 per time performed $1,176
an average of $7 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Uric acid level, blood

Service Code: 84550
Performed in an office
135
times performed,
1% of his services

18th 104th

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

75
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,620an average of $12 per time performed $540
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine microalbumin (protein) analysis

Service Code: 82044
Performed in an office
133
times performed,
1% of his services

19th 97th

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

83
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,995an average of $15 per time performed $798
an average of $6 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
109
times performed,
0.84% of his services

20th 16th

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

96
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$5,995an average of $55 per time performed $1,199
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84439
Performed in an office
94
times performed,
0.72% of his services

21st 46th

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

87
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$4,136an average of $44 per time performed $1,222
an average of $13 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, more than 30 minutes

Service Code: 99239
Performed in a facility
88
times performed,
0.68% of his services

22nd 15th

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

61
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$14,520an average of $165 per time performed $7,128
an average of $81 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Ldl cholesterol level

Service Code: 83721
Performed in an office
76
times performed,
0.58% of his services

23rd 66th

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

64
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,976an average of $26 per time performed $1,064
an average of $14 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
74
times performed,
0.57% of his services

24th 31st

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

64
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$4,662an average of $63 per time performed $1,998
an average of $27 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
72
times performed,
0.55% of his services

25th 60th

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

71
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,464an average of $62 per time performed $4,464
an average of $62 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
71
times performed,
0.55% of his services

26th 59th

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

70
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,485an average of $35 per time performed $1,704
an average of $24 per time performed
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
70
times performed,
0.54% of his services

27th 70th

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

55
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$700an average of $10 per time performed $350
an average of $5 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, 30 minutes or less

Service Code: 99238
Performed in a facility
61
times performed,
0.47% of his services

28th 26th

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

44
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$7,015an average of $115 per time performed $3,355
an average of $55 per time performed
PROCEDURES

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

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

Service Code: G0103
Performed in an office
61
times performed,
0.47% of his services

29th 84th

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

61
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,806an average of $46 per time performed $1,586
an average of $26 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Liver function blood test panel

Service Code: 80076
Performed in an office
59
times performed,
0.45% of his services

30th 50th

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

55
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,475an average of $25 per time performed $472
an average of $8 per time performed
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
43
times performed,
0.33% of his services

31st 32nd

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

41
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$8,772an average of $204 per time performed $4,343
an average of $101 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
42
times performed,
0.32% of his services

32nd 24th

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

42
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$8,652an average of $206 per time performed $4,200
an average of $100 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
33
times performed,
0.25% of his services

33rd 141st

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

33
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,518an average of $46 per time performed $792
an average of $24 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
31
times performed,
0.24% of his services

34th 10th

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

28
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$9,238an average of $298 per time performed $4,464
an average of $144 per time performed
MEDICINE

Administration of 1 vaccine

Service Code: 90471
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.19% of his services

35th 81st

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: 1.1)
$850an average of $34 per time performed $300
an average of $12 per time performed
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
25
times performed,
0.19% of his services

36th 176th

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

23
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,050an average of $42 per time performed $300
an average of $12 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood potassium level

Service Code: 84132
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.18% of his services

37th 168th

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

19
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$276an average of $12 per time performed $138
an average of $6 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
23
times performed,
0.18% of his services

38th 57th

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)
$5,451an average of $237 per time performed $2,001
an average of $87 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
21
times performed,
0.16% of his services

39th 17th

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$777an average of $37 per time performed $273
an average of $13 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Triglycerides level

Service Code: 84478
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.15% of his services

40th 189th

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$361an average of $19 per time performed $133
an average of $7 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Red blood cell concentration measurement

Service Code: 85014
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.12% of his services

41st 207th

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$90an average of $6 per time performed $45
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin measurement

Service Code: 85018
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.12% of his services

42nd 169th

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$90an average of $6 per time performed $45
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood glucose (sugar) level

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

43rd 62nd

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$143an average of $11 per time performed $65
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood glucose (sugar) measurement using reagent strip

Service Code: 82948
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.1% of his services

44th 127th

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$104an average of $8 per time performed $52
an average of $4 per time performed
DRUGS

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

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

Service Code: J7611
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.08% of his services

45th Alert

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$11an average of $1 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
DRUGS

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

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

Service Code: J7644
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.08% of his services

46th Alert

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$11an average of $1 per time performed $0
an average of $0 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 "Internal Medicine." 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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