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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $846 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 70 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
932
Rank: 6th
out of 32 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
126,166
Rank: 4th
out of 32 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
135.4 This Provider
Avg 69.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$1.52M
Rank: 3rd
out of 32 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$1,630 This Provider
Avg $846

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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Suzan R. Merten
Average for Medical Oncology Providers in Virginia

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

Suzan R. Merten

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 87 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
DRUGS

Injection, levoleucovorin calcium, 0.5 mg

Service Code: J0641
Performed in an office
30,700
times performed,
24% of her services

1st 3rd

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.2)
$153,500an average of $5 per time performed $30,700
an average of $1 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, darbepoetin alfa, 1 microgram (non-end-stage r... +

Injection, darbepoetin alfa, 1 microgram (non-end-stage renal disease use) ×

Service Code: J0881
Performed in an office
24,660
times performed,
20% of her services

2nd 1st

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

37
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$394,560an average of $16 per time performed $73,980
an average of $3 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, fosaprepitant (emend), 1 mg

Service Code: J1453
Performed in an office
19,650
times performed,
16% of her services

3rd 4th

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

47
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$98,250an average of $5 per time performed $19,650
an average of $1 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, bendamustine hydrochloride (treanda), 1 mg

Service Code: J9033
Performed in an office
5,550
times performed,
4% of her services

4th Alert

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$283,050an average of $51 per time performed $83,250
an average of $15 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
5,139
times performed,
4% of her services

5th 7th

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

152
patients got this service, 16% of her patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.5)
$5,139an average of $1 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, docetaxel, 1 mg

Service Code: J9171
Performed in an office
4,055
times performed,
3% of her services

6th 9th

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$227,080an average of $56 per time performed $28,385
an average of $7 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, denosumab (prolia, xgeva), 1 mg

Service Code: J0897
Performed in an office
3,780
times performed,
3% of her services

7th 5th

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$143,640an average of $38 per time performed $41,580
an average of $11 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
2,940
times performed,
2% of her services

8th Alert

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
4.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$138,180an average of $47 per time performed $23,520
an average of $8 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, trastuzumab (herceptin), 10 mg

Service Code: J9355
Performed in an office
2,681
times performed,
2% of her services

9th 16th

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
4.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.4)
$525,476an average of $196 per time performed $158,179
an average of $59 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, granisetron hydrochloride, 100 mcg

Service Code: J1626
Performed in an office
2,610
times performed,
2% of her services

10th 15th

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

89
patients got this service, 10% of her patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$65,250an average of $25 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, bevacizumab (avastin), 10 mg

Service Code: J9035
Performed in an office
2,290
times performed,
2% of her services

11th 14th

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$368,690an average of $161 per time performed $112,210
an average of $49 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
2,137
times performed,
2% of her services

12th 11th

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

509
patients got this service, 55% of her patients
4.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.9)
$74,795an average of $35 per time performed $23,507
an average of $11 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, palonosetron hydrochloride, 25 mcg

Service Code: J2469
Performed in an office
1,890
times performed,
1% of her services

13th 10th

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

71
patients got this service, 8% of her patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$190,890an average of $101 per time performed $28,350
an average of $15 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
1,072
times performed,
0.85% of her services

14th 21st

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

181
patients got this service, 19% of her patients
3.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$112,560an average of $105 per time performed $18,224
an average of $17 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
1,049
times performed,
0.83% of her services

15th 12th

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

416
patients got this service, 45% of her patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$65,038an average of $62 per time performed $14,686
an average of $14 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, bortezomib (velcade), 0.1 mg

Service Code: J9041
Performed in an office
1,015
times performed,
0.8% of her services

16th 22nd

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.7)
$114,695an average of $113 per time performed $33,495
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 15 minutes ×

Service Code: 99213
Performed in an office
907
times performed,
0.72% of her services

17th 17th

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

464
patients got this service, 50% of her patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$134,236an average of $148 per time performed $42,629
an average of $47 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, etoposide (toposar), 10 mg

Service Code: J9181
Performed in an office
840
times performed,
0.67% of her services

18th 32nd

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
3.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$8,400an average of $10 per time performed $840
an average of $1 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
814
times performed,
0.65% of her services

19th 13th

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

391
patients got this service, 42% of her patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.2)
$15,466an average of $19 per time performed $2,442
an average of $3 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, potassium chloride, per 2 meq

Service Code: J3480
Performed in an office
760
times performed,
0.6% of her services

20th 46th

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

36
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$760an average of $1 per time performed $0
an average of $0 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
710
times performed,
0.56% of her services

21st 24th

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

159
patients got this service, 17% of her patients
3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.5)
$107,920an average of $152 per time performed $17,750
an average of $25 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, rituximab (rituxan), 100 mg

Service Code: J9310
Performed in an office
657
times performed,
0.52% of her services

22nd 28th

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

30
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$1,107,702an average of $1,686 per time performed $332,442
an average of $506 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
648
times performed,
0.51% of her services

23rd 20th

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

232
patients got this service, 25% of her patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$145,152an average of $224 per time performed $49,248
an average of $76 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Cyclophosphamide, 100 mg

Service Code: J9070
Performed in an office
548
times performed,
0.43% of her services

24th 36th

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$24,112an average of $44 per time performed $8,220
an average of $15 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, fluorouracil, 500 mg

Service Code: J9190
Performed in an office
521
times performed,
0.41% of her services

25th 30th

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

19
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
3.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.5)
$13,025an average of $25 per time performed $521
an average of $1 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein up to 1 hour

Service Code: 96413
Performed in an office
506
times performed,
0.4% of her services

26th 25th

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

145
patients got this service, 16% of her patients
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.9)
$347,116an average of $686 per time performed $53,636
an average of $106 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, gemcitabine hydrochloride (gemzar), 200 mg

Service Code: J9201
Performed in an office
472
times performed,
0.37% of her services

27th 34th

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
3.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$189,272an average of $401 per time performed $9,440
an average of $20 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, carboplatin, 50 mg

Service Code: J9045
Performed in an office
435
times performed,
0.34% of her services

28th 27th

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

19
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$130,500an average of $300 per time performed $1,305
an average of $3 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, iron dextran, 50 mg

Service Code: J1750
Performed in an office
418
times performed,
0.33% of her services

29th 39th

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

19
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$17,974an average of $43 per time performed $3,762
an average of $9 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, paclitaxel, 30 mg

Service Code: J9265
Performed in an office
392
times performed,
0.31% of her services

30th 38th

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
3.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$90,160an average of $230 per time performed $2,352
an average of $6 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, cisplatin, powder or solution, 10 mg

Service Code: J9060
Performed in an office
369
times performed,
0.29% of her services

31st Alert

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$34,686an average of $94 per time performed $369
an average of $1 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Immunologic analysis for detection of tumor antigen

Service Code: 86300
Performed in an office
362
times performed,
0.29% of her services

32nd 51st

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

193
patients got this service, 21% of her patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$44,888an average of $124 per time performed $10,498
an average of $29 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
322
times performed,
0.26% of her services

33rd 31st

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

106
patients got this service, 11% of her patients
3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$29,946an average of $93 per time performed $5,796
an average of $18 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
316
times performed,
0.25% of her services

34th 33rd

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

118
patients got this service, 13% of her patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$49,612an average of $157 per time performed $17,064
an average of $54 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, diphenhydramine hydrochloride, up to 50 mg

Service Code: J1200
Performed in an office
276
times performed,
0.22% of her services

35th 53rd

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

93
patients got this service, 10% of her patients
3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$828an average of $3 per time performed $276
an average of $1 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
268
times performed,
0.21% of her services

36th 43rd

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

124
patients got this service, 13% of her patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$80,668an average of $301 per time performed $28,140
an average of $105 per time performed
MEDICINE

Hydration infusion into a vein

Service Code: 96361
Performed in an office
261
times performed,
0.21% of her services

37th 45th

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

52
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$25,317an average of $97 per time performed $3,132
an average of $12 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
248
times performed,
0.2% of her services

38th 56th

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

133
patients got this service, 14% of her patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$21,824an average of $88 per time performed $7,688
an average of $31 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein

Service Code: 96415
Performed in an office
245
times performed,
0.19% of her services

39th 35th

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

54
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$38,220an average of $156 per time performed $5,880
an average of $24 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
237
times performed,
0.19% of her services

40th 59th

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

71
patients got this service, 8% of her patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$11,376an average of $48 per time performed $2,844
an average of $12 per time performed
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution , 1000 cc

Service Code: J7030
Performed in an office
221
times performed,
0.18% of her services

41st 74th

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

60
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
3.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$4,199an average of $19 per time performed $221
an average of $1 per time performed
DRUGS

Unclassified drugs

Service Code: J3490
Performed in an office
211
times performed,
0.17% of her services

42nd 55th

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

75
patients got this service, 8% of her patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$1,899an average of $9 per time performed $211
an average of $1 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
205
times performed,
0.16% of her services

43rd 61st

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

59
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$19,885an average of $97 per time performed $3,485
an average of $17 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Carcinoembryonic antigen (cea) protein level

Service Code: 82378
Performed in an office
187
times performed,
0.15% of her services

44th 41st

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

87
patients got this service, 9% of her patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$17,952an average of $96 per time performed $5,049
an average of $27 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, magnesium sulfate, per 500 mg

Service Code: J3475
Performed in an office
178
times performed,
0.14% of her services

45th 60th

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

23
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$1,068an average of $6 per time performed $0
an average of $0 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
176
times performed,
0.14% of her services

46th 50th

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

86
patients got this service, 9% of her patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$53,504an average of $304 per time performed $9,856
an average of $56 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Gammaglobulin (immune system protein) measurement

Service Code: 82784
Performed in an office
173
times performed,
0.14% of her services

47th 52nd

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

24
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$9,342an average of $54 per time performed $2,249
an average of $13 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
171
times performed,
0.14% of her services

48th 48th

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

61
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$57,114an average of $334 per time performed $9,405
an average of $55 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Lactate dehydrogenase (enzyme) level

Service Code: 83615
Performed in an office
149
times performed,
0.12% of her services

49th 49th

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

72
patients got this service, 8% of her patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$4,470an average of $30 per time performed $745
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation +

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation ×

Service Code: 85652
Performed in an office
136
times performed,
0.11% of her services

50th Alert

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

65
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,760an average of $35 per time performed $544
an average of $4 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
124
times performed,
0.1% of her services

51st 63rd

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

34
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
3.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$34,844an average of $281 per time performed $5,828
an average of $47 per time performed
MEDICINE

Hormonal anti-neoplastic chemotherapy administration bene... +

Hormonal anti-neoplastic chemotherapy administration beneath the skin or into muscle ×

Service Code: 96402
Performed in an office
110
times performed,
0.09% of her services

52nd 80th

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
4.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$15,510an average of $141 per time performed $2,860
an average of $26 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, zoledronic acid, 1 mg

Service Code: J3487
Performed in an office
84
times performed,
0.07% of her services

53rd 47th

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$50,820an average of $605 per time performed $15,120
an average of $180 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Ferritin (blood protein) level

Service Code: 82728
Performed in an office
84
times performed,
0.07% of her services

54th 40th

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

56
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$4,872an average of $58 per time performed $1,596
an average of $19 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
82
times performed,
0.06% of her services

55th 44th

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
6.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.7)
$2,378an average of $29 per time performed $492
an average of $6 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
80
times performed,
0.06% of her services

56th 89th

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

60
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$5,600an average of $70 per time performed $1,120
an average of $14 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
71
times performed,
0.06% of her services

57th 64th

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
4.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5)
$14,555an average of $205 per time performed $3,976
an average of $56 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, alteplase recombinant, 1 mg

Service Code: J2997
Performed in an office
68
times performed,
0.05% of her services

58th Alert

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$9,316an average of $137 per time performed $2,584
an average of $38 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
61
times performed,
0.05% of her services

59th 71st

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

19
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
3.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$29,585an average of $485 per time performed $5,002
an average of $82 per time performed
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution, sterile (500 ml=1 unit) +

Infusion, normal saline solution, sterile (500 ml=1 unit) ×

Service Code: J7040
Performed in an office
54
times performed,
0.04% of her services

60th 111th

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

26
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,026an average of $19 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
MEDICINE

Hydration infusion into a vein 31 minutes to 1 hour

Service Code: 96360
Performed in an office
53
times performed,
0.04% of her services

61st 91st

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

28
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$13,197an average of $249 per time performed $2,385
an average of $45 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
52
times performed,
0.04% of her services

62nd 76th

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
3.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$12,480an average of $240 per time performed $2,288
an average of $44 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, pegfilgrastim, 6 mg

Service Code: J2505
Performed in an office
47
times performed,
0.04% of her services

63rd 62nd

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

33
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$463,655an average of $9,865 per time performed $103,494
an average of $2,202 per time performed
MEDICINE

Irrigation of implanted venous access drug delivery device +

Irrigation of implanted venous access drug delivery device ×

Service Code: 96523
Performed in an office
46
times performed,
0.04% of her services

64th 67th

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

25
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$5,106an average of $111 per time performed $828
an average of $18 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
40
times performed,
0.03% of her services

65th 75th

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

40
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$13,800an average of $345 per time performed $4,680
an average of $117 per time performed
MEDICINE

Refilling and maintenance of portable pump

Service Code: 96521
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
0.03% of her services

66th 94th

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$25,118an average of $661 per time performed $3,990
an average of $105 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron level

Service Code: 83540
Performed in an office
37
times performed,
0.03% of her services

67th 69th

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

30
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$962an average of $26 per time performed $333
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron binding capacity

Service Code: 83550
Performed in an office
37
times performed,
0.03% of her services

68th 70th

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

30
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,258an average of $34 per time performed $444
an average of $12 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
36
times performed,
0.03% of her services

69th 88th

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

34
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$10,692an average of $297 per time performed $3,744
an average of $104 per time performed
MEDICINE

Therapeutic removal of whole blood to correct blood level... +

Therapeutic removal of whole blood to correct blood level imbalance ×

Service Code: 99195
Performed in an office
33
times performed,
0.03% of her services

70th Alert

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

19
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$8,283an average of $251 per time performed $2,079
an average of $63 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 15 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 15 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99231
Performed in a facility
33
times performed,
0.03% of her services

71st 68th

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

27
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$3,795an average of $115 per time performed $990
an average of $30 per time performed
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
33
times performed,
0.03% of her services

72nd 58th

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$7,656an average of $232 per time performed $2,607
an average of $79 per time performed
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
32
times performed,
0.03% of her services

73rd 100th

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

32
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,008an average of $219 per time performed $2,368
an average of $74 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.02% of her services

74th 83rd

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$2,821an average of $91 per time performed $806
an average of $26 per time performed
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Declotting infusion of implanted central venous access de... +

Declotting infusion of implanted central venous access device or catheter ×

Service Code: 36593
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
0.02% of her services

75th Alert

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,510an average of $117 per time performed $690
an average of $23 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, 30 minutes or less

Service Code: 99238
Performed in a facility
26
times performed,
0.02% of her services

76th 78th

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

19
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$4,186an average of $161 per time performed $1,378
an average of $53 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
25
times performed,
0.02% of her services

77th 65th

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

25
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,800an average of $432 per time performed $3,825
an average of $153 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Magnesium level

Service Code: 83735
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.02% of her services

78th 92nd

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$616an average of $28 per time performed $198
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.02% of her services

79th 87th

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

20
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,560an average of $78 per time performed $480
an average of $24 per time performed
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Collection of blood specimen from a completely implantabl... +

Collection of blood specimen from a completely implantable venous access device ×

Service Code: 36591
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.02% of her services

80th Alert

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,216an average of $64 per time performed $304
an average of $16 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 (flulaval) ×

Service Code: Q2036
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.01% of her services

81st 85th

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$459an average of $27 per time performed $153
an average of $9 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosi... +

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis, concurrent with another infusion ×

Service Code: 96368
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.01% of her services

82nd Alert

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,547an average of $91 per time performed $255
an average of $15 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.01% of her services

83rd 84th

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$896an average of $56 per time performed $384
an average of $24 per time performed
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
15
times performed,
0.01% of her services

84th 121st

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,210an average of $214 per time performed $1,155
an average of $77 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cyanocobalamin (vitamin b-12) level

Service Code: 82607
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.01% of her services

85th 90th

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$888an average of $74 per time performed $252
an average of $21 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84436
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.01% of her services

86th Alert

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$372an average of $31 per time performed $120
an average of $10 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroid hormone, t3 measurement

Service Code: 84480
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.01% of her services

87th Alert

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$840an average of $70 per time performed $240
an average of $20 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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