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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $293 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 11 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,181
Rank: 9th
out of 247 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
5,604
Rank: 13th
out of 247 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
4.7 This Provider
Avg 11.3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$469K
Rank: 8th
out of 247 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$397 This Provider
Avg $293

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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Joseph H. Kent
Average for Infectious Disease Providers in Illinois

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

Joseph H. Kent

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 13 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
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99233
Performed in a facility
3,224
times performed,
58% of his services

1st 4th

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

796
patients got this service, 67% of his patients
4.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$644,800an average of $200 per time performed $274,040
an average of $85 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
736
times performed,
13% of his services

2nd 2nd

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

356
patients got this service, 30% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$125,120an average of $170 per time performed $44,160
an average of $60 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
376
times performed,
7% of his services

3rd 11th

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
23.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 9.3)
$84,600an average of $225 per time performed $22,936
an average of $61 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
271
times performed,
5% of his services

4th 5th

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

253
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$130,080an average of $480 per time performed $44,986
an average of $166 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 25 minutes p... +

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 25 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99309
Performed in an office
210
times performed,
4% of his services

5th 30th

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

100
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$33,810an average of $161 per time performed $14,910
an average of $71 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
205
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 6th

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

187
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$67,650an average of $330 per time performed $23,370
an average of $114 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 35 minutes per day +

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 35 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99305
Performed in an office
129
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 44th

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

121
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$28,767an average of $223 per time performed $13,932
an average of $108 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
85
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 10th

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

45
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$20,825an average of $245 per time performed $7,395
an average of $87 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
73
times performed,
1% of his services

9th 13th

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

15
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
4.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$1,825an average of $25 per time performed $219
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 15 minutes ×

Service Code: 99213
Performed in an office
71
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 9th

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

39
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$11,644an average of $164 per time performed $3,905
an average of $55 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 25 minutes p... +

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 25 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99309
Performed in a facility
58
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 17th

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

34
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$9,338an average of $161 per time performed $4,292
an average of $74 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 15 minutes p... +

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 15 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99308
Performed in an office
53
times performed,
0.95% of his services

12th 51st

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

42
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$6,413an average of $121 per time performed $2,862
an average of $54 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 35 minutes per day +

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 35 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99305
Performed in a facility
46
times performed,
0.82% of his services

13th 41st

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

43
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$10,258an average of $223 per time performed $5,106
an average of $111 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 45 minutes per day +

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 45 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99306
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.39% of his services

14th 57th

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: 1.2)
$6,314an average of $287 per time performed $2,970
an average of $135 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 15 minutes p... +

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 15 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99308
Performed in a facility
20
times performed,
0.36% of his services

15th 23rd

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

15
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$2,420an average of $121 per time performed $1,140
an average of $57 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 25 minutes per day +

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 25 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99304
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.25% of his services

16th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,240an average of $160 per time performed $1,022
an average of $73 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 25 minutes per day +

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 25 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99304
Performed in a facility
11
times performed,
0.2% of his services

17th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

11
patients got this service, 0.93% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,760an average of $160 per time performed $869
an average of $79 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 "Infectious Disease." 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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