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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $566 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 40 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
775
Rank: 14th
out of 321 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
80,266
Rank: 17th
out of 321 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
103.6 This Provider
Avg 39.6
Total Paid
by Medicare
$1.1M
Rank: 15th
out of 321 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$1,414 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $566

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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Tsuyoshi Inoshita
Average for Hematology/Oncology Providers in Ohio

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

WILLIAM BUENTE

MASOOD SIDDIQUI

NORMAN JACOBS

LORETTA SETTONNI

NATHAN BENNINGTON

Organizations

SOUTHERN OHIO MEDICAL C...

ASHLAND HOSPITAL CORPOR...

Patients saw before

Tsuyoshi Inoshita

Patients saw after

Individuals

WILLIAM BUENTE

MASOOD SIDDIQUI

NATHAN BENNINGTON

LORETTA SETTONNI

NORMAN JACOBS

Organizations

ASHLAND HOSPITAL CORPOR...

SOUTHERN OHIO MEDICAL C...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 37 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
TEMPORARY CODES

Injection, ferumoxytol, for treatment of iron deficiency ... +

Injection, ferumoxytol, for treatment of iron deficiency anemia, 1 mg (non-end-stage renal disease use) ×

Service Code: Q0138
Performed in an office
36,720
times performed,
46% of his services

1st 2nd

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

20
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
3.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$73,440an average of $2 per time performed $36,720
an average of $1 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, fosaprepitant (emend), 1 mg

Service Code: J1453
Performed in an office
10,015
times performed,
12% of his services

2nd 7th

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
4.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$20,030an average of $2 per time performed $10,015
an average of $1 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, epoetin alfa, (for non-end-stage renal disease... +

Injection, epoetin alfa, (for non-end-stage renal disease use), 1000 units ×

Service Code: J0885
Performed in an office
9,060
times performed,
11% of his services

3rd 5th

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

38
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
10.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 6.3)
$117,780an average of $13 per time performed $72,480
an average of $8 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
4,730
times performed,
6% of his services

4th 4th

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

55
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
8.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.4)
$0an average of $0 per time performed $0
an average of $0 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
4,043
times performed,
5% of his services

5th 14th

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

669
patients got this service, 86% of his patients
6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.2)
$40,430an average of $10 per time performed $12,129
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 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99212
Performed in an office
3,914
times performed,
5% of his services

6th 53rd

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

665
patients got this service, 86% of his patients
5.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$199,614an average of $51 per time performed $117,420
an average of $30 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, palonosetron hydrochloride, 25 mcg

Service Code: J2469
Performed in an office
3,220
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 8th

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

50
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
6.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.7)
$74,060an average of $23 per time performed $48,300
an average of $15 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
960
times performed,
1% of his services

8th 51st

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

149
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$46,080an average of $48 per time performed $28,800
an average of $30 per time performed
MEDICINE

Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, di... +

Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96372
Performed in an office
891
times performed,
1% of his services

9th 20th

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

103
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
8.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.6)
$25,839an average of $29 per time performed $16,038
an average of $18 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, rituximab (rituxan), 100 mg

Service Code: J9310
Performed in an office
690
times performed,
0.86% of his services

10th 37th

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
5.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.4)
$556,140an average of $806 per time performed $355,350
an average of $515 per time performed
MEDICINE

Injection of different drug or substance into a vein for ... +

Injection of different drug or substance into a vein for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96375
Performed in an office
669
times performed,
0.83% of his services

11th 22nd

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

63
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
8.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.9)
$22,077an average of $33 per time performed $11,373
an average of $17 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein

Service Code: 96415
Performed in an office
619
times performed,
0.77% of his services

12th 36th

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

47
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
7.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.8)
$29,712an average of $48 per time performed $14,237
an average of $23 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, carboplatin, 50 mg

Service Code: J9045
Performed in an office
578
times performed,
0.72% of his services

13th 27th

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

19
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
5.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.9)
$2,890an average of $5 per time performed $1,734
an average of $3 per time performed
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution , 250 cc

Service Code: J7050
Performed in an office
566
times performed,
0.71% of his services

14th 31st

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

97
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
5.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.8)
$566an average of $1 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, fluorouracil, 500 mg

Service Code: J9190
Performed in an office
463
times performed,
0.58% of his services

15th 43rd

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
10.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.4)
$2,315an average of $5 per time performed $463
an average of $1 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein up to 1 hour

Service Code: 96413
Performed in an office
456
times performed,
0.57% of his services

16th 24th

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

62
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
7.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.8)
$95,760an average of $210 per time performed $46,512
an average of $102 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosi... +

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis up to 1 hour ×

Service Code: 96365
Performed in an office
388
times performed,
0.48% of his services

17th 40th

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

62
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
6.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.9)
$36,472an average of $94 per time performed $20,564
an average of $53 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, vitamin b-12 cyanocobalamin, up to 1000 mcg

Service Code: J3420
Performed in an office
301
times performed,
0.38% of his services

18th 59th

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

40
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
7.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.5)
$301an average of $1 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, paclitaxel, 30 mg

Service Code: J9265
Performed in an office
273
times performed,
0.34% of his services

19th 42nd

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
5.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.8)
$2,730an average of $10 per time performed $1,638
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
266
times performed,
0.33% of his services

20th 65th

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

95
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$6,916an average of $26 per time performed $3,724
an average of $14 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, diphenhydramine hydrochloride, up to 50 mg

Service Code: J1200
Performed in an office
160
times performed,
0.2% of his services

21st 41st

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

28
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
5.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.5)
$160an average of $1 per time performed $160
an average of $1 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
134
times performed,
0.17% of his services

22nd 72nd

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

134
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$22,244an average of $166 per time performed $16,214
an average of $121 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, ranitidine hydrochloride, 25 mg

Service Code: J2780
Performed in an office
124
times performed,
0.15% of his services

23rd 63rd

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
5.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.1)
$248an average of $2 per time performed $124
an average of $1 per time performed
MEDICINE

Injection of drug or substance into a vein for therapy, d... +

Injection of drug or substance into a vein for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96374
Performed in an office
117
times performed,
0.15% of his services

24th 73rd

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

36
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$8,190an average of $70 per time performed $4,914
an average of $42 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, pegfilgrastim, 6 mg

Service Code: J2505
Performed in an office
110
times performed,
0.14% of his services

25th 68th

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

26
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
4.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$387,530an average of $3,523 per time performed $248,050
an average of $2,255 per time performed
MEDICINE

Hydration infusion into a vein 31 minutes to 1 hour

Service Code: 96360
Performed in an office
107
times performed,
0.13% of his services

26th 109th

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

33
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
3.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$8,239an average of $77 per time performed $4,601
an average of $43 per time performed
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution, sterile (500 ml=1 unit) +

Infusion, normal saline solution, sterile (500 ml=1 unit) ×

Service Code: J7040
Performed in an office
104
times performed,
0.13% of his services

27th 56th

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

25
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.7)
$104an average of $1 per time performed $0
an average of $0 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
89
times performed,
0.11% of his services

28th 71st

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

78
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$14,774an average of $166 per time performed $9,434
an average of $106 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 (fluzone) ×

Service Code: Q2038
Performed in an office
78
times performed,
0.1% of his services

29th 151st

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

78
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,560an average of $20 per time performed $936
an average of $12 per time performed
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
78
times performed,
0.1% of his services

30th 115th

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

43
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$9,594an average of $123 per time performed $5,928
an average of $76 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
77
times performed,
0.1% of his services

31st 113th

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

77
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$385an average of $5 per time performed $385
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
74
times performed,
0.09% of his services

32nd 92nd

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

42
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$6,364an average of $86 per time performed $4,070
an average of $55 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
71
times performed,
0.09% of his services

33rd 46th

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

71
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$17,253an average of $243 per time performed $11,005
an average of $155 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, heparin sodium, per 1000 units

Service Code: J1644
Performed in an office
46
times performed,
0.06% of his services

34th Alert

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$46an average of $1 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
HEMIC AND LYMPHATIC SYSTEMS

Needle or trocar bone marrow biopsy

Service Code: 38221
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
0.04% of his services

35th 119th

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

34
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,534an average of $251 per time performed $4,216
an average of $124 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
29
times performed,
0.04% of his services

36th 12th

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

29
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$3,683an average of $127 per time performed $2,262
an average of $78 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
11
times performed,
0.01% of his services

37th Alert

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$869an average of $79 per time performed $715
an average of $65 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 "Specialist." 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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