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This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $306 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 10 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,361
Rank: 1st
out of 252 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
144,985
Rank: 1st
out of 252 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
106.5 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 10.4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$537K
Rank: 6th
out of 252 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$395 This Provider
Avg $306

Note: About 23% of this provider’s Medicare payments were for drugs administered in his office.
This is intended to reimburse the provider for purchasing the drugs, plus an additional percentage for overhead.

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
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This Provider's Services

This provider performed 50 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

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

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99233
Performed in a facility
2,366
times performed,
2% of his services

1st 4th

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

889
patients got this service, 65% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$473,200an average of $200 per time performed $201,228
an average of $85 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
1,052
times performed,
0.73% of his services

2nd 3rd

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

500
patients got this service, 37% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$178,840an average of $170 per time performed $62,184
an average of $59 per time performed
medical
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
477
times performed,
0.33% of his services

3rd 12th

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
34.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 8.8)
$107,325an average of $225 per time performed $29,979
an average of $63 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
303
times performed,
0.21% of his services

4th 6th

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

284
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$99,990an average of $330 per time performed $33,569
an average of $111 per time performed
medical
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
181
times performed,
0.12% of his services

5th 5th

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

176
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$86,880an average of $480 per time performed $30,196
an average of $167 per time performed
medical
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
117
times performed,
0.08% of his services

6th 16th

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

72
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$18,837an average of $161 per time performed $8,377
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
93
times performed,
0.06% of his services

7th 9th

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

51
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$15,252an average of $164 per time performed $5,268
an average of $57 per time performed
medical
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
92
times performed,
0.06% of his services

8th 30th

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

86
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$20,516an average of $223 per time performed $10,045
an average of $109 per time performed
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
81
times performed,
0.06% of his services

9th 10th

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

45
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$19,845an average of $245 per time performed $7,182
an average of $89 per time performed
medical
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
71
times performed,
0.05% of his services

10th 21st

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

55
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$8,591an average of $121 per time performed $3,821
an average of $54 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
62
times performed,
0.04% of his services

11th 17th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.81% of his patients
5.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$1,550an average of $25 per time performed $182
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial nursing facility initial visit, typically 25 minutes +

Initial nursing facility initial visit, typically 25 minutes ×

Service Code: 99304
Performed in a facility
57
times performed,
0.04% of his services

12th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

57
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$9,120an average of $160 per time performed $4,189
an average of $73 per time performed
medical
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
46
times performed,
0.03% of his services

13th 37th

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

25
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$7,406an average of $161 per time performed $3,278
an average of $71 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial nursing facility initial visit, typically 25 minutes +

Initial nursing facility initial visit, typically 25 minutes ×

Service Code: 99304
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
0.02% of his services

14th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

27
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,480an average of $160 per time performed $2,062
an average of $74 per time performed
medical
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
28
times performed,
0.02% of his services

15th 50th

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

26
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,244an average of $223 per time performed $2,916
an average of $104 per time performed
medical
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
19
times performed,
0.01% of his services

16th 36th

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$2,299an average of $121 per time performed $1,095
an average of $58 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 30 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 30 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99221
Performed in a facility
12
times performed,
0.01% of his services

17th 18th

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

12
patients got this service, 0.88% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,880an average of $240 per time performed $945
an average of $79 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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