Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

GRACIELA DEBOCCARDO MD

111 E 210TH ST MMC-DIVISION OF NEPHROLOGY, RENAL TRANSPLANT, BRONX, NY, 10467 | (718) 920-4815

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $520 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 9 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
267
Rank: 354th
out of 672 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
1,101
Rank: 387th
out of 672 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
4.1 This Provider
Avg 8.9
Total Paid
by Medicare
$79.8K
Rank: 454th
out of 672 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$299 This Provider
Avg $520

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 her Part B patients.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 12 different services in 2015
(7 were redacted as they were performed on less than 11 patients)

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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
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
572
times performed,
52% of her services

1st 26th

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

172
patients got this service, 64% of her patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$170,038.44an average of $297.27 per time performed $38,541.36
an average of $67.38 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99232
Performed in a facility
356
times performed,
32% of her services

2nd 2nd

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

109
patients got this service, 41% of her patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$85,457.80an average of $240.05 per time performed $22,666.52
an average of $63.67 per time performed
medical
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
68
times performed,
6% of her services

3rd 17th

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

60
patients got this service, 22% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$38,857.24an average of $571.43 per time performed $8,119.20
an average of $119.40 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Hemodialysis procedure with repeated evaluations

Service Code: 90937
Performed in a facility
48
times performed,
4% of her services

4th 34th

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

28
patients got this service, 10% of her patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$18,120.48an average of $377.51 per time performed $4,405.44
an average of $91.78 per time performed
medical
URINARY SYSTEM

Needle biopsy of kidney, accessed through the skin

Service Code: 50200
Performed in a facility
28
times performed,
3% of her services

5th 142nd

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

24
patients got this service, 9% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$40,854.80an average of $1,459.10 per time performed $3,685.08
an average of $131.61 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.

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Graciela O Deboccardo
Average for Nephrology Providers in New York

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 2015 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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