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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $204 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 6 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
560
Rank: 318th
out of 2,609 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
3,399
Rank: 455th
out of 2,609 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
6.1 This Provider
Avg 5.9
Total Paid
by Medicare
$148K
Rank: 266th
out of 2,609 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$264 This Provider
Avg $204

How This Provider’s Patients Compare

Doctors often say their patients are sicker or more complex than those of their peers. The measure displayed below, used by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, takes into account patients’ characteristics to estimate whether they are expected to have above-average Medicare spending. It considers patients’ age, sex, diagnoses from the past year and other factors. This provider’s score below takes into account all of his Part B patients.

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 in 2014.

Individuals

KEVIN CREGAN

SHANNON JIMENEZ

BRIAN MUNRO

VANCE EDWARDS

LANCE ARNDER

Organizations

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

WAYNE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL...

Patients saw before

KEITH CARMACK M.D.

Patients saw after

Individuals

KEVIN CREGAN

BRIAN MUNRO

SHANNON JIMENEZ

PAUL WILLMAN

VANCE EDWARDS

Organizations

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

WAYNE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 44 different services in 2014
All Services

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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
705
times performed,
21% of his services

1st 1st

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

344
patients got this service, 61% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$106,455an average of $151 per time performed $50,464
an average of $72 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
471
times performed,
14% of his services

2nd 2nd

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

296
patients got this service, 53% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$47,086an average of $100 per time performed $23,668
an average of $50 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
284
times performed,
8% of his services

3rd 5th

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

121
patients got this service, 22% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$6,248an average of $22 per time performed $3,672
an average of $13 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Annual wellness visit, includes a personalized prevention... +

Annual wellness visit, includes a personalized prevention plan of service (pps), subsequent visit ×

Service Code: G0439
Performed in an office
229
times performed,
7% of his services

4th 21st

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

229
patients got this service, 41% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$29,351an average of $128 per time performed $24,485
an average of $107 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
214
times performed,
6% of his services

5th 7th

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

30
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
7.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.8)
$3,197an average of $15 per time performed $1,104
an average of $5 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
210
times performed,
6% of his services

6th 18th

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

210
patients got this service, 38% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$42,840an average of $204 per time performed $19,753
an average of $94 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
198
times performed,
6% of his services

7th 17th

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

54
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
3.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$4,950an average of $25 per time performed $2,825
an average of $14 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood glucose (sugar) level

Service Code: 82947
Performed in an office
171
times performed,
5% of his services

8th 50th

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

106
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$3,456an average of $20 per time performed $893
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
148
times performed,
4% of his services

9th 6th

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

148
patients got this service, 26% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,072an average of $14 per time performed $2,031
an average of $14 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 (fluzone) ×

Service Code: Q2038
Performed in an office
148
times performed,
4% of his services

10th 44th

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

148
patients got this service, 26% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,516an average of $17 per time performed $1,746
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated urinalysis test

Service Code: 81003
Performed in an office
123
times performed,
4% of his services

11th 13th

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

83
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$2,116an average of $17 per time performed $369
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Cervical or vaginal cancer screening; pelvic and clinical... +

Cervical or vaginal cancer screening; pelvic and clinical breast examination ×

Service Code: G0101
Performed in an office
113
times performed,
3% of his services

12th 164th

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

113
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,520an average of $40 per time performed $4,010
an average of $35 per time performed
medical
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
56
times performed,
2% of his services

13th 10th

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

16
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$1,680an average of $30 per time performed $1,002
an average of $18 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine microalbumin (protein) level

Service Code: 82043
Performed in an office
41
times performed,
1% of his services

14th 57th

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

40
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$574an average of $14 per time performed $317
an average of $8 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
39
times performed,
1% of his services

15th 47th

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

39
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,889an average of $151 per time performed $2,359
an average of $60 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
36
times performed,
1% of his services

16th 55th

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

36
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,352an average of $232 per time performed $3,995
an average of $111 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
35
times performed,
1% of his services

17th 24th

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

34
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,686an average of $48 per time performed $350
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin measurement

Service Code: 85018
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.71% of his services

18th 108th

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

19
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$240an average of $10 per time performed $76
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Physician re-certification for medicare-covered home heal... +

Physician re-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 im ×

Service Code: G0179
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.47% of his services

19th 77th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$864an average of $54 per time performed $492
an average of $31 per time performed

Office Visits

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.

Hover over each slice to see percentage breakdown.

Keith Kilauea Carmack
Average for Family Medicine Providers in North Carolina

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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