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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $116 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,153
Rank: 2nd
out of 998 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
13,067
Rank: 2nd
out of 998 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
11.3 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 3.7
Total Paid
by Medicare
$369K
Rank: 2nd
out of 998 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$320 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $116

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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Joseph M. Wilkinson
Average for Nurse Practitioner, Family Providers in North Carolina

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 51 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
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of multiple skin growths

Service Code: 17003
Performed in an office
5,067
times performed,
39% of his services

1st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

443
patients got this service, 38% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$324,288an average of $64 per time performed $21,079
an average of $4 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
2,609
times performed,
20% of his services

2nd 2nd

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

961
patients got this service, 83% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$313,080an average of $120 per time performed $111,300
an average of $43 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
1,203
times performed,
9% of his services

3rd 8th

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

140
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$36,090an average of $30 per time performed $1,516
an average of $1 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
979
times performed,
7% of his services

4th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

529
patients got this service, 46% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$145,871an average of $149 per time performed $34,294
an average of $35 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of single growth of skin, tissue, or mouth

Service Code: 11100
Performed in an office
697
times performed,
5% of his services

5th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

576
patients got this service, 50% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$174,250an average of $250 per time performed $38,474
an average of $55 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of up to 14 skin growths

Service Code: 17110
Performed in an office
560
times performed,
4% of his services

6th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

389
patients got this service, 34% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$56,000an average of $100 per time performed $37,671
an average of $67 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 3... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 30 minutes ×

Service Code: 99203
Performed in an office
447
times performed,
3% of his services

7th 20th

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

447
patients got this service, 39% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$98,340an average of $220 per time performed $26,212
an average of $59 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of each additional growth of skin, tissue, or mouth +

Biopsy of each additional growth of skin, tissue, or mouth ×

Service Code: 11101
Performed in an office
400
times performed,
3% of his services

8th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

257
patients got this service, 22% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$100,000an average of $250 per time performed $8,212
an average of $21 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
325
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 1st

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

282
patients got this service, 24% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$61,425an average of $189 per time performed $19,487
an average of $60 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 2... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 20 minutes ×

Service Code: 99202
Performed in an office
180
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 62nd

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

180
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$26,460an average of $147 per time performed $7,241
an average of $40 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of skin and tissue first 20 sq cm or less

Service Code: 11042
Performed in an office
108
times performed,
0.83% of his services

11th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

92
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$36,396an average of $337 per time performed $7,483
an average of $69 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (2.1 centimeters to 3.0 c... +

Destruction of malignant growth (2.1 centimeters to 3.0 centimeters) of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 17283
Performed in an office
71
times performed,
0.54% of his services

12th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

68
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$35,926an average of $506 per time performed $10,779
an average of $152 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
58
times performed,
0.44% of his services

13th 25th

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

51
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$5,046an average of $87 per time performed $1,445
an average of $25 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 centimeters to 2.0 c... +

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 centimeters to 2.0 centimeters) of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 17282
Performed in an office
54
times performed,
0.41% of his services

14th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

53
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$23,490an average of $435 per time performed $6,837
an average of $127 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (2.1 centimeters to 3.0 c... +

Destruction of malignant growth (2.1 centimeters to 3.0 centimeters) of scalp, neck, hands, feet, or genitals ×

Service Code: 17273
Performed in an office
41
times performed,
0.31% of his services

15th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

38
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$18,245an average of $445 per time performed $5,033
an average of $123 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (2.1 centimeters to 3.0 c... +

Destruction of malignant growth (2.1 centimeters to 3.0 centimeters) of trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 17263
Performed in an office
37
times performed,
0.28% of his services

16th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

36
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$12,950an average of $350 per time performed $4,031
an average of $109 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (over 4.0 centimeters) of... +

Destruction of malignant growth (over 4.0 centimeters) of trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 17266
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.24% of his services

17th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

29
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$17,205an average of $555 per time performed $4,537
an average of $146 per time performed
medical
AUDITORY SYSTEM

Biopsy of ear

Service Code: 69100
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.19% of his services

18th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

24
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$6,250an average of $250 per time performed $1,140
an average of $46 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (over 4.0 centimeters) of... +

Destruction of malignant growth (over 4.0 centimeters) of scalp, neck, hands, feet, or genitals ×

Service Code: 17286
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.17% of his services

19th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

22
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$22,022an average of $1,001 per time performed $5,080
an average of $231 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (over 4.0 centimeters) of... +

Destruction of malignant growth (over 4.0 centimeters) of scalp, neck, hands, feet, or genitals ×

Service Code: 17276
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.15% of his services

20th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$12,996an average of $684 per time performed $3,404
an average of $179 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (3.1 centimeters to 4.0 c... +

Destruction of malignant growth (3.1 centimeters to 4.0 centimeters) of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 17284
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.14% of his services

21st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

17
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$13,140an average of $730 per time performed $3,145
an average of $175 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Drainage of abscess

Service Code: 10060
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.11% of his services

22nd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

15
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,500an average of $100 per time performed $1,094
an average of $73 per time performed
medical
EYE

Biopsy of eyelid

Service Code: 67810
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.08% of his services

23rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

11
patients got this service, 0.95% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$6,446an average of $586 per time performed $1,227
an average of $112 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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