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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $287 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
625
Rank: 602nd
out of 4,416 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
3,983
Rank: 585th
out of 4,416 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
6.4 This Provider
Avg 5.3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$336K
Rank: 200th
out of 4,416 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$538 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $287

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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Heyer C. Devarapalli
Average for Internal Medicine Providers in Illinois

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

EMMANUEL LOUTRIANAKS

KENNETH SPERO

MARC ROY

VINAY SINGH

STEPHEN ZIVIN

Organizations

NORTHWEST COMMUNITY HOS...

ADVANTAGE AMBULANCE, INC

Patients saw before

Heyer C. Devarapalli

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 28 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
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
1,371
times performed,
34% of his services

1st 5th

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

245
patients got this service, 39% of his patients
5.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$274,200an average of $200 per time performed $116,535
an average of $85 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
514
times performed,
13% of his services

2nd 1st

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

189
patients got this service, 30% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$75,558an average of $147 per time performed $43,690
an average of $85 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
273
times performed,
7% of his services

3rd 6th

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

208
patients got this service, 33% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$85,176an average of $312 per time performed $45,864
an average of $168 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, more than 30 minutes

Service Code: 99239
Performed in a facility
258
times performed,
6% of his services

4th 10th

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

195
patients got this service, 31% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$37,926an average of $147 per time performed $22,704
an average of $88 per time performed
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
202
times performed,
5% of his services

5th 4th

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

117
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$3,030an average of $15 per time performed $606
an average of $3 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient assisted living visit, typically 40 m... +

Established patient assisted living visit, typically 40 minutes ×

Service Code: 99336
Performed in an office
200
times performed,
5% of his services

6th 86th

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

33
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
6.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$34,000an average of $170 per time performed $20,000
an average of $100 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 25 minutes p... +

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 25 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99309
Performed in a facility
143
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 15th

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

45
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
3.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.3)
$17,875an average of $125 per time performed $9,581
an average of $67 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 25 minutes p... +

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 25 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99309
Performed in an office
132
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 32nd

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

56
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.2)
$16,500an average of $125 per time performed $8,976
an average of $68 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
123
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 7th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
9.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 6.1)
$4,305an average of $35 per time performed $738
an average of $6 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Critical care delivery critically ill or injured patient,... +

Critical care delivery critically ill or injured patient, first 30-74 minutes ×

Service Code: 99291
Performed in a facility
120
times performed,
3% of his services

10th 29th

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

46
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$68,640an average of $572 per time performed $22,440
an average of $187 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 45 minutes per day +

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 45 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99306
Performed in an office
91
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 94th

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

64
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$19,110an average of $210 per time performed $12,376
an average of $136 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
53
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 14th

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

36
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$12,455an average of $235 per time performed $5,936
an average of $112 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital observation or inpatient care high severity, 55 ... +

Hospital observation or inpatient care high severity, 55 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99236
Performed in a facility
42
times performed,
1% of his services

13th 131st

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

41
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$13,398an average of $319 per time performed $7,602
an average of $181 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
40
times performed,
1% of his services

14th 19th

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

35
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,000an average of $50 per time performed $640
an average of $16 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 a facility
37
times performed,
0.93% of his services

15th 17th

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$5,439an average of $147 per time performed $2,405
an average of $65 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated urinalysis test

Service Code: 81003
Performed in an office
37
times performed,
0.93% of his services

16th 46th

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

35
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$555an average of $15 per time performed $111
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83037
Performed in an office
37
times performed,
0.93% of his services

17th 107th

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

34
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$1,776an average of $48 per time performed $518
an average of $14 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Creatinine level to test for kidney function or muscle in... +

Creatinine level to test for kidney function or muscle injury ×

Service Code: 82570
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
0.9% of his services

18th 62nd

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

34
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$720an average of $20 per time performed $252
an average of $7 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
33
times performed,
0.83% of his services

19th 21st

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

30
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$2,805an average of $85 per time performed $594
an average of $18 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
29
times performed,
0.73% of his services

20th 2nd

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

27
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$2,929an average of $101 per time performed $1,508
an average of $52 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 45 minutes per day +

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 45 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99306
Performed in a facility
29
times performed,
0.73% of his services

21st 53rd

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

26
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$6,090an average of $210 per time performed $3,683
an average of $127 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine microalbumin (protein) analysis

Service Code: 82044
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.68% of his services

22nd 117th

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

26
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$540an average of $20 per time performed $162
an average of $6 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Prolonged office or other outpatient service first hour

Service Code: 99354
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.58% of his services

23rd 146th

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

22
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$6,003an average of $261 per time performed $1,886
an average of $82 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.55% of his services

24th 8th

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

22
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$550an average of $25 per time performed $550
an average of $25 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 (fluvirin) ×

Service Code: Q2037
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.55% of his services

25th 38th

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

22
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$660an average of $30 per time performed $308
an average of $14 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
21
times performed,
0.53% of his services

26th 68th

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

21
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,998an average of $238 per time performed $2,352
an average of $112 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient assisted living visit, typically 45 minutes

Service Code: 99326
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.43% of his services

27th 335th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,162an average of $186 per time performed $1,955
an average of $115 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Nursing facility discharge management, more than 30 minutes +

Nursing facility discharge management, more than 30 minutes ×

Service Code: 99316
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.38% of his services

28th 289th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,205an average of $147 per time performed $1,245
an average of $83 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Physician certification for medicare-covered home health ... +

Physician certification for medicare-covered home health services under a home health plan of care (patient not present), including contacts with home health agency and review of reports of patient status required by physicians to affirm the initial implementation of the plan of care that meets patient's needs, per certification period ×

Service Code: G0180
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.33% of his services

29th 34th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,145an average of $165 per time performed $533
an average of $41 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood glucose (sugar) level

Service Code: 82947
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.3% of his services

30th 72nd

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$360an average of $30 per time performed $60
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.28% of his services

31st 28th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$528an average of $48 per time performed $154
an average of $14 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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