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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $844 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 73 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
726
Rank: 27th
out of 214 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
61,228
Rank: 52nd
out of 214 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
84.3 This Provider
Avg 72.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$808K
Rank: 46th
out of 214 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$1,112 This Provider
Avg $844

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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Jonathan C. Bender
Average for Hematology/Oncology Providers in Georgia

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.

Patients saw before

Jonathan C. Bender

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 41 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
17,345
times performed,
28% of his services

1st 3rd

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$34,690an average of $2 per time performed $17,345
an average of $1 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, denosumab (prolia, xgeva), 1 mg

Service Code: J0897
Performed in an office
13,140
times performed,
21% of his services

2nd 7th

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

38
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$578,160an average of $44 per time performed $144,540
an average of $11 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, fosaprepitant (emend), 1 mg

Service Code: J1453
Performed in an office
7,650
times performed,
12% of his services

3rd 2nd

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
4.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.6)
$76,500an average of $10 per time performed $7,650
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
6,537
times performed,
11% of his services

4th 6th

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

41
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
5.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.2)
$130,740an average of $20 per time performed $52,296
an average of $8 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
2,720
times performed,
4% of his services

5th 5th

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

46
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
5.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.6)
$5,440an average of $2 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, p... +

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, platelets), automated test ×

Service Code: 85025
Performed in an office
2,309
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 8th

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

583
patients got this service, 80% of his patients
4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4)
$64,652an average of $28 per time performed $25,399
an average of $11 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
2,306
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 12th

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

573
patients got this service, 79% of his patients
4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.2)
$69,180an average of $30 per time performed $6,918
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 25 minutes ×

Service Code: 99214
Performed in an office
1,569
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 17th

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

529
patients got this service, 73% of his patients
3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$407,940an average of $260 per time performed $123,951
an average of $79 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, palonosetron hydrochloride, 25 mcg

Service Code: J2469
Performed in an office
1,460
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 10th

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

32
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
4.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.3)
$128,480an average of $88 per time performed $21,900
an average of $15 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
901
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 18th

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

287
patients got this service, 40% of his patients
3.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$149,566an average of $166 per time performed $48,654
an average of $54 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, paclitaxel, 30 mg

Service Code: J9265
Performed in an office
532
times performed,
0.87% of his services

11th 31st

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
5.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.6)
$106,400an average of $200 per time performed $3,192
an average of $6 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
523
times performed,
0.85% of his services

12th 24th

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

107
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
4.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.1)
$25,627an average of $49 per time performed $9,937
an average of $19 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein up to 1 hour

Service Code: 96413
Performed in an office
499
times performed,
0.81% of his services

13th 27th

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

62
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.3)
$174,650an average of $350 per time performed $54,890
an average of $110 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
444
times performed,
0.73% of his services

14th 29th

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

72
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
4.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.9)
$17,760an average of $40 per time performed $7,992
an average of $18 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, iron dextran, 50 mg

Service Code: J1750
Performed in an office
421
times performed,
0.69% of his services

15th 26th

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$10,104an average of $24 per time performed $3,789
an average of $9 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy prevention or diagnosis ... +

Infusion into a vein for therapy prevention or diagnosis additional sequential infusion up to 1 hour ×

Service Code: 96367
Performed in an office
421
times performed,
0.69% of his services

16th 23rd

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

54
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.4)
$47,994an average of $114 per time performed $10,946
an average of $26 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
346
times performed,
0.57% of his services

17th 35th

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

59
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
5.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.2)
$4,498an average of $13 per time performed $2,076
an average of $6 per time performed
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
334
times performed,
0.55% of his services

18th 33rd

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

87
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
3.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$57,448an average of $172 per time performed $18,370
an average of $55 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, diphenhydramine hydrochloride, up to 50 mg

Service Code: J1200
Performed in an office
177
times performed,
0.29% of his services

19th 38th

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

40
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
4.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.8)
$354an average of $2 per time performed $177
an average of $1 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into... +

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into a vein up to 1 hour ×

Service Code: 96417
Performed in an office
162
times performed,
0.26% of his services

20th 46th

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

35
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
3.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.6)
$36,936an average of $228 per time performed $9,234
an average of $57 per time performed
DRUGS

Unclassified drugs

Service Code: J3490
Performed in an office
131
times performed,
0.21% of his services

21st 60th

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

23
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
5.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4)
$1,965an average of $15 per time performed $131
an average of $1 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein

Service Code: 96415
Performed in an office
131
times performed,
0.21% of his services

22nd 36th

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

26
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.4)
$13,624an average of $104 per time performed $3,275
an average of $25 per time performed
MEDICINE

Non-hormonal anti-neoplastic chemotherapy beneath the ski... +

Non-hormonal anti-neoplastic chemotherapy beneath the skin or into muscle ×

Service Code: 96401
Performed in an office
115
times performed,
0.19% of his services

23rd 90th

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

24
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
4.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.3)
$14,375an average of $125 per time performed $6,670
an average of $58 per time performed
MEDICINE

Hydration infusion into a vein

Service Code: 96361
Performed in an office
102
times performed,
0.17% of his services

24th 48th

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

20
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$5,508an average of $54 per time performed $1,224
an average of $12 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 6... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 60 minutes ×

Service Code: 99205
Performed in an office
92
times performed,
0.15% of his services

25th 75th

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

92
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$50,048an average of $544 per time performed $14,076
an average of $153 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
89
times performed,
0.15% of his services

26th 42nd

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

38
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$18,512an average of $208 per time performed $4,806
an average of $54 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, pegfilgrastim, 6 mg

Service Code: J2505
Performed in an office
82
times performed,
0.13% of his services

27th 76th

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

19
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
4.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$313,240an average of $3,820 per time performed $183,516
an average of $2,238 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into... +

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into a vein ×

Service Code: 96411
Performed in an office
80
times performed,
0.13% of his services

28th 79th

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
4.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4)
$15,280an average of $191 per time performed $4,000
an average of $50 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis +

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis ×

Service Code: 96366
Performed in an office
75
times performed,
0.12% of his services

29th 50th

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

19
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$5,175an average of $69 per time performed $1,275
an average of $17 per time performed
DRUGS

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

Service Code: J3420
Performed in an office
74
times performed,
0.12% of his services

30th 47th

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
5.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.8)
$222an average of $3 per time performed $0
an average of $0 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
63
times performed,
0.1% of his services

31st Alert

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

61
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,260an average of $20 per time performed $756
an average of $12 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
63
times performed,
0.1% of his services

32nd 98th

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

61
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,890an average of $30 per time performed $1,512
an average of $24 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urinalysis, manual test

Service Code: 81002
Performed in an office
62
times performed,
0.1% of his services

33rd 103rd

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

32
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$930an average of $15 per time performed $248
an average of $4 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
53
times performed,
0.09% of his services

34th 91st

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

23
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$8,215an average of $155 per time performed $2,385
an average of $45 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
45
times performed,
0.07% of his services

35th 44th

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

27
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$5,490an average of $122 per time performed $1,485
an average of $33 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
45
times performed,
0.07% of his services

36th 58th

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

24
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$16,920an average of $376 per time performed $5,085
an average of $113 per time performed
MEDICINE

Hydration infusion into a vein 31 minutes to 1 hour

Service Code: 96360
Performed in an office
43
times performed,
0.07% of his services

37th 73rd

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
3.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$7,353an average of $171 per time performed $1,978
an average of $46 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
35
times performed,
0.06% of his services

38th 74th

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

34
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$20,825an average of $595 per time performed $5,285
an average of $151 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein using push technique +

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein using push technique ×

Service Code: 96409
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.04% of his services

39th 108th

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.7)
$7,944an average of $331 per time performed $2,064
an average of $86 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
15
times performed,
0.02% of his services

40th 59th

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: 2.5)
$1,035an average of $69 per time performed $240
an average of $16 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
13
times performed,
0.02% of his services

41st 84th

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)
$5,577an average of $429 per time performed $1,586
an average of $122 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 "Hematology & Oncology." 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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