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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
1,011
Rank: 155th
out of 2,711 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
7,339
Rank: 259th
out of 2,711 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
7.3 This Provider
Avg 5.9
Total Paid
by Medicare
$389K
Rank: 71st
out of 2,711 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$384 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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John L. Adami
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.

Individuals

LINDSEY WHITE

RICHARD WESSEL

JAMES WILKINSON

CHRISTINA BOWEN

LYSLE AILSTOCK

Organizations

ALBEMARLE HOSPITAL AUTH...

THE OUTER BANKS HOSPITA...

Patients saw before

John L. Adami

Patients saw after

Individuals

RICHARD WESSEL

LINDSEY WHITE

JAMES WILKINSON

LYSLE AILSTOCK

TARKTEN PHARR

Organizations

ALBEMARLE HOSPITAL AUTH...

THE OUTER BANKS HOSPITA...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 23 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
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
1,348
times performed,
18% of his services

1st 8th

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

131
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
10.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.5)
$20,220an average of $15 per time performed $8,088
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 5 minutes ×

Service Code: 99211
Performed in an office
1,250
times performed,
17% of his services

2nd 16th

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

133
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
9.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$50,000an average of $40 per time performed $16,250
an average of $13 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
1,194
times performed,
16% of his services

3rd 1st

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

714
patients got this service, 71% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$208,950an average of $175 per time performed $84,774
an average of $71 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
680
times performed,
9% of his services

4th 23rd

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

609
patients got this service, 60% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$51,000an average of $75 per time performed $8,840
an average of $13 per time performed
ADMINISTRATIVE

Technetium tc-99m sestamibi, diagnostic, per study dose

Service Code: A9500
Performed in an office
536
times performed,
7% of his services

5th 123rd

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

267
patients got this service, 26% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$62,176an average of $116 per time performed $48,776
an average of $91 per time performed
MEDICINE

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted ... +

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted blood flow rate, direction, and valve function ×

Service Code: 93306
Performed in an office
457
times performed,
6% of his services

6th 93rd

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

440
patients got this service, 44% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$594,100an average of $1,300 per time performed $68,093
an average of $149 per time performed
MEDICINE

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress te... +

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress test with ekg monitoring and physician supervision ×

Service Code: 93016
Performed in an office
265
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 405th

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

264
patients got this service, 26% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$33,125an average of $125 per time performed $4,505
an average of $17 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Nuclear medicine study of vessels of heart using drugs or... +

Nuclear medicine study of vessels of heart using drugs or exercise multiple studies ×

Service Code: 78452
Performed in an office
265
times performed,
4% of his services

8th 154th

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

264
patients got this service, 26% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$576,375an average of $2,175 per time performed $96,990
an average of $366 per time performed
MEDICINE

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress te... +

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress test with ekg tracing and monitoring ×

Service Code: 93017
Performed in an office
264
times performed,
4% of his services

9th 402nd

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

263
patients got this service, 26% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$59,400an average of $225 per time performed $10,032
an average of $38 per time performed
MEDICINE

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress te... +

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress test with ekg monitoring, physician interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93018
Performed in an office
264
times performed,
4% of his services

10th 420th

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

263
patients got this service, 26% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$33,000an average of $125 per time performed $3,168
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 15 minutes ×

Service Code: 99213
Performed in an office
232
times performed,
3% of his services

11th 2nd

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

173
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$34,800an average of $150 per time performed $11,368
an average of $49 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, adenosine for diagnostic use, 30 mg (not to be... +

Injection, adenosine for diagnostic use, 30 mg (not to be used to report any adenosine phosphate compounds) ×

Service Code: J0152
Performed in an office
124
times performed,
2% of his services

12th Alert

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

124
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$10,912an average of $88 per time performed $8,680
an average of $70 per time performed
MEDICINE

Evaluation of parameters of single, dual, or multiple lea... +

Evaluation of parameters of single, dual, or multiple lead pacemaker including device connection, recording, and disconnection ×

Service Code: 93288
Performed in an office
96
times performed,
1% of his services

13th 472nd

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

64
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$14,400an average of $150 per time performed $2,400
an average of $25 per time performed
MEDICINE

Heart rhythm tracing of 48-hour ekg

Service Code: 93225
Performed in an office
60
times performed,
0.82% of his services

14th 376th

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

58
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,000an average of $50 per time performed $1,080
an average of $18 per time performed
MEDICINE

Heart rhythm tracing, analysis, and interpretation of 48-... +

Heart rhythm tracing, analysis, and interpretation of 48-hour ekg ×

Service Code: 93227
Performed in an office
53
times performed,
0.72% of his services

15th 385th

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

50
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,650an average of $50 per time performed $1,060
an average of $20 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 6... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 60 minutes ×

Service Code: 99205
Performed in an office
48
times performed,
0.65% of his services

16th 127th

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

48
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,800an average of $225 per time performed $6,240
an average of $130 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
44
times performed,
0.6% of his services

17th 66th

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)
$7,700an average of $175 per time performed $5,104
an average of $116 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 an office
42
times performed,
0.57% of his services

18th 95th

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)
$1,050an average of $25 per time performed $252
an average of $6 per time performed
MEDICINE

Evaluation, testing, and programming adjustment of perman... +

Evaluation, testing, and programming adjustment of permanent dual lead pacemaker system with physician analysis, review, and report ×

Service Code: 93280
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.34% of his services

19th 508th

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

20
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$5,625an average of $225 per time performed $1,025
an average of $41 per time performed
MEDICINE

Remote evaluations of single, dual, or multiple lead pace... +

Remote evaluations of single, dual, or multiple lead pacemaker with physician analysis, review, and report up to 90 days ×

Service Code: 93294
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.34% of his services

20th Alert

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,750an average of $150 per time performed $525
an average of $21 per time performed
MEDICINE

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress te... +

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress test with ekg monitoring, physician supervision, interpretation, and report ×

Service Code: 93015
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.33% of his services

21st 149th

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)
$11,400an average of $475 per time performed $1,488
an average of $62 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
24
times performed,
0.33% of his services

22nd 38th

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

22
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$3,000an average of $125 per time performed $672
an average of $28 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, regadenoson (lexiscan), 0.1 mg

Service Code: J2785
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.26% of his services

23rd 122nd

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)
$4,180an average of $220 per time performed $760
an average of $40 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 "Cardiovascular Disease." 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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