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This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $199 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 6 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,369
Rank: 15th
out of 2,592 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
10,934
Rank: 50th
out of 2,592 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
8 This Provider
Avg 6
Total Paid
by Medicare
$338K
Rank: 25th
out of 2,592 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$247 This Provider
Avg $199

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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Keith K. Carmack
Average for Family Medicine Providers in North Carolina

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 52 different services in 2013
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Drug Services
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
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
2,280
times performed,
21% of his services

1st 1st

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

976
patients got this service, 71% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$273,896an average of $120 per time performed $156,043
an average of $68 per time performed
medical
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
1,575
times performed,
14% of his services

2nd 3rd

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

984
patients got this service, 72% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$11,041an average of $7 per time performed $4,646
an average of $3 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
1,380
times performed,
13% of his services

3rd 2nd

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

723
patients got this service, 53% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$117,300an average of $85 per time performed $61,175
an average of $44 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
790
times performed,
7% of his services

4th 4th

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

88
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.9)
$7,110an average of $9 per time performed $4,203
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
736
times performed,
7% of his services

5th 6th

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

344
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$12,512an average of $17 per time performed $9,656
an average of $13 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
703
times performed,
6% of his services

6th 32nd

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

141
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$36,556an average of $52 per time performed $20,577
an average of $29 per time performed
medical
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
419
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 17th

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

415
patients got this service, 30% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$69,135an average of $165 per time performed $33,474
an average of $80 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
408
times performed,
4% of his services

8th 7th

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

401
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,200an average of $25 per time performed $9,727
an average of $24 per time performed
drug
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
407
times performed,
4% of his services

9th 31st

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

400
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,919an average of $17 per time performed $5,954
an average of $15 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood to screen for colon tumors

Service Code: 82270
Performed in an office
347
times performed,
3% of his services

10th 80th

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

347
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,369an average of $27 per time performed $1,530
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urinalysis, manual test

Service Code: 81002
Performed in an office
323
times performed,
3% of his services

11th 21st

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

212
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$3,563an average of $11 per time performed $1,118
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Injection into tissue or muscle for therapy, diagnosis, o... +

Injection into tissue or muscle for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96372
Performed in an office
313
times performed,
3% of his services

12th 9th

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

119
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$7,825an average of $25 per time performed $5,509
an average of $18 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
181
times performed,
2% of his services

13th 11th

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

36
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$905an average of $5 per time performed $244
an average of $1 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood glucose (sugar) test performed by hand-held instrument +

Blood glucose (sugar) test performed by hand-held instrument ×

Service Code: 82962
Performed in an office
158
times performed,
1% of his services

14th 27th

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

107
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$2,212an average of $14 per time performed $502
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
TEMPORARY CODES

Screening papanicolaou smear; obtaining, preparing and co... +

Screening papanicolaou smear; obtaining, preparing and conveyance of cervical or vaginal smear to laboratory ×

Service Code: Q0091
Performed in an office
88
times performed,
0.8% of his services

15th 157th

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

88
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,736an average of $42 per time performed $3,553
an average of $40 per time performed
medical
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
87
times performed,
0.8% of his services

16th 58th

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

87
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$18,879an average of $217 per time performed $6,688
an average of $77 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone sodium succinate, up to 125 mg +

Injection, methylprednisolone sodium succinate, up to 125 mg ×

Service Code: J2930
Performed in an office
68
times performed,
0.62% of his services

17th 140th

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

58
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$952an average of $14 per time performed $129
an average of $2 per time performed
medical
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
51
times performed,
0.47% of his services

18th 14th

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

39
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$1,734an average of $34 per time performed $706
an average of $14 per time performed
medical
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
41
times performed,
0.37% of his services

19th 22nd

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

40
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,927an average of $47 per time performed $449
an average of $11 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
41
times performed,
0.37% of his services

20th 44th

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

41
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,986an average of $146 per time performed $1,456
an average of $36 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Administration of 1 vaccine

Service Code: 90471
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
0.27% of his services

21st 66th

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

28
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$725an average of $25 per time performed $553
an average of $19 per time performed
medical
AUDITORY SYSTEM

Removal of impact ear wax

Service Code: 69210
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.24% of his services

22nd 104th

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

24
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,534an average of $59 per time performed $707
an average of $27 per time performed
drug
MEDICINE

Vaccine for pneumococcal polysaccharide for injection int... +

Vaccine for pneumococcal polysaccharide for injection into muscle, patient 2 years or older ×

Service Code: 90732
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.19% of his services

23rd 48th

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

21
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,545an average of $74 per time performed $1,467
an average of $70 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.19% of his services

24th 51st

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

21
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$525an average of $25 per time performed $502
an average of $24 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Physician supervision of a patient receiving medicare-cov... +

Physician supervision of a patient receiving medicare-covered services provided by a participating home health agency (patient not present) requiring complex and multidisciplinary care modalities involving regular physician development and/or revision of c ×

Service Code: G0181
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.19% of his services

25th 242nd

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

18
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$2,772an average of $132 per time performed $1,676
an average of $80 per time performed
medical
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
17
times performed,
0.16% of his services

26th 115th

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

13
patients got this service, 0.95% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$697an average of $41 per time performed $197
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Strep test (streptococcus, group a)

Service Code: 87880
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.1% of his services

27th 125th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$429an average of $39 per time performed $172
an average of $16 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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