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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $193 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 6 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
911
Rank: 79th
out of 2,477 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
13,622
Rank: 26th
out of 2,477 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
15 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 5.6
Total Paid
by Medicare
$263K
Rank: 63rd
out of 2,477 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$288 This Provider
Avg $193

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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John A. Parker
Average for Family Practice Providers in North Carolina

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

John A. Parker

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 48 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
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
2,362
times performed,
17% of his services

1st 3rd

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

777
patients got this service, 85% of his patients
3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$21,258an average of $9 per time performed $7,086
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
1,542
times performed,
11% of his services

2nd 8th

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

735
patients got this service, 81% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$67,848an average of $44 per time performed $24,672
an average of $16 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
1,526
times performed,
11% of his services

3rd 10th

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

708
patients got this service, 78% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$33,572an average of $22 per time performed $12,208
an average of $8 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
1,256
times performed,
9% of his services

4th 1st

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

610
patients got this service, 67% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$174,584an average of $139 per time performed $77,872
an average of $62 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
1,224
times performed,
9% of his services

5th 7th

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

568
patients got this service, 62% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$30,600an average of $25 per time performed $17,136
an average of $14 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
699
times performed,
5% of his services

6th 2nd

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

427
patients got this service, 47% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$64,308an average of $92 per time performed $30,057
an average of $43 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
591
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 19th

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

455
patients got this service, 50% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$20,685an average of $35 per time performed $13,593
an average of $23 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: 85027
Performed in an office
482
times performed,
4% of his services

8th 77th

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

400
patients got this service, 44% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$8,676an average of $18 per time performed $4,338
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
479
times performed,
4% of his services

9th 4th

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

42
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
11.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 6.2)
$6,706an average of $14 per time performed $2,874
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine microalbumin (protein) level

Service Code: 82043
Performed in an office
473
times performed,
3% of his services

10th 67th

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

441
patients got this service, 48% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$5,676an average of $12 per time performed $3,784
an average of $8 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Creatinine level to test for kidney function or muscle in... +

Creatinine level to test for kidney function or muscle injury ×

Service Code: 82570
Performed in an office
472
times performed,
3% of his services

11th 39th

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

440
patients got this service, 48% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$5,192an average of $11 per time performed $3,304
an average of $7 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specif... +

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specified, 10 mg ×

Service Code: J3301
Performed in an office
360
times performed,
3% of his services

12th 11th

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

55
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,440an average of $4 per time performed $360
an average of $1 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
202
times performed,
1% of his services

13th 21st

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

143
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$3,636an average of $18 per time performed $2,020
an average of $10 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
189
times performed,
1% of his services

14th 23rd

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

188
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,835an average of $15 per time performed $2,457
an average of $13 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Screening mammography, producing direct digital image, bi... +

Screening mammography, producing direct digital image, bilateral, all views ×

Service Code: G0202
Performed in an office
188
times performed,
1% of his services

15th 142nd

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

188
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$37,224an average of $198 per time performed $24,440
an average of $130 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
185
times performed,
1% of his services

16th 6th

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

184
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,180an average of $28 per time performed $4,255
an average of $23 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
154
times performed,
1% of his services

17th 12th

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

32
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
4.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.2)
$4,774an average of $31 per time performed $1,694
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope +

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope ×

Service Code: 81001
Performed in an office
153
times performed,
1% of his services

18th 28th

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

123
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$2,295an average of $15 per time performed $612
an average of $4 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
144
times performed,
1% of his services

19th 9th

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

43
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$4,320an average of $30 per time performed $2,304
an average of $16 per time performed
DRUGS

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

Service Code: J3420
Performed in an office
143
times performed,
1% of his services

20th 31st

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

36
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.2)
$143an average of $1 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Prostate cancer screening; prostate specific antigen test... +

Prostate cancer screening; prostate specific antigen test (psa) ×

Service Code: G0103
Performed in an office
97
times performed,
0.71% of his services

21st 80th

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

97
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,783an average of $39 per time performed $2,522
an average of $26 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Bone density measurement using dedicated x-ray machine

Service Code: 77080
Performed in an office
85
times performed,
0.62% of his services

22nd 66th

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

85
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$17,850an average of $210 per time performed $5,270
an average of $62 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cyanocobalamin (vitamin b-12) level

Service Code: 82607
Performed in an office
69
times performed,
0.51% of his services

23rd 118th

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

58
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,208an average of $32 per time performed $1,449
an average of $21 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
68
times performed,
0.5% of his services

24th 5th

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

28
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,156an average of $17 per time performed $748
an average of $11 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule +

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule ×

Service Code: 20610
Performed in an office
67
times performed,
0.49% of his services

25th 55th

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

43
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$11,859an average of $177 per time performed $3,149
an average of $47 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Annual wellness visit; includes a personalized prevention... +

Annual wellness visit; includes a personalized prevention plan of service (pps), initial visit ×

Service Code: G0438
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
0.28% of his services

26th 46th

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

38
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,270an average of $165 per time performed $6,042
an average of $159 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Liver function blood test panel

Service Code: 80076
Performed in an office
35
times performed,
0.26% of his services

27th 37th

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

30
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$420an average of $12 per time performed $280
an average of $8 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84439
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
0.23% of his services

28th 60th

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

26
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$608an average of $19 per time performed $384
an average of $12 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood glucose (sugar) level

Service Code: 82947
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.16% of his services

29th 38th

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

22
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$198an average of $9 per time performed $88
an average of $4 per time performed
MEDICINE

Routine ekg using at least 12 leads including interpretat... +

Routine ekg using at least 12 leads including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93000
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.16% of his services

30th 22nd

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: 1.1)
$1,210an average of $55 per time performed $308
an average of $14 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.15% of his services

31st 141st

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$819an average of $39 per time performed $546
an average of $26 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation +

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation ×

Service Code: 85651
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.15% of his services

32nd 109th

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

19
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$160an average of $8 per time performed $100
an average of $5 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of chest, 2 views, front and side

Service Code: 71020
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.12% of his services

33rd 30th

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,040an average of $65 per time performed $352
an average of $22 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood to screen for colon tumors

Service Code: 82270
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.12% of his services

34th 81st

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$528an average of $33 per time performed $80
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron level

Service Code: 83540
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.12% of his services

35th 129th

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$224an average of $14 per time performed $144
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron binding capacity

Service Code: 83550
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.12% of his services

36th 137th

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$288an average of $18 per time performed $192
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 40 minutes ×

Service Code: 99215
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.11% of his services

37th 17th

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$2,820an average of $188 per time performed $1,515
an average of $101 per time performed
MEDICINE

Administration of 1 vaccine

Service Code: 90471
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.11% of his services

38th 51st

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$375an average of $25 per time performed $195
an average of $13 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroid hormone, t3 measurement

Service Code: 84481
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.1% of his services

39th 158th

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$490an average of $35 per time performed $336
an average of $24 per time performed
MEDICINE

Vaccine for pneumococcal polysaccharide for injection ben... +

Vaccine for pneumococcal polysaccharide for injection beneath the skin or into muscle, patient 2 years or older ×

Service Code: 90732
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.1% of his services

40th 44th

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$980an average of $70 per time performed $854
an average of $61 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Initial preventive physical examination; face-to-face vis... +

Initial preventive physical examination; face-to-face visit, services limited to new beneficiary during the first 12 months of medicare enrollment ×

Service Code: G0402
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.1% of his services

41st 126th

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,950an average of $150 per time performed $1,950
an average of $150 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Electrocardiogram, routine ecg with 12 leads; performed a... +

Electrocardiogram, routine ecg with 12 leads; performed as a screening for the initial preventive physical examination with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: G0403
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.1% of his services

42nd 176th

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$650an average of $50 per time performed $91
an average of $7 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Ferritin (blood protein) level

Service Code: 82728
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.1% of his services

43rd 139th

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$364an average of $28 per time performed $234
an average of $18 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Breath test analysis for helicobacter pylori

Service Code: 83013
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.1% of his services

44th Alert

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,885an average of $145 per time performed $1,053
an average of $81 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Administration of drug for helicobacter pylori

Service Code: 83014
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.1% of his services

45th 437th

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$325an average of $25 per time performed $117
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood potassium level

Service Code: 84132
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.09% of his services

46th 159th

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$120an average of $10 per time performed $84
an average of $7 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Uric acid level, blood

Service Code: 84550
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.09% of his services

47th 96th

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$132an average of $11 per time performed $60
an average of $5 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Cervical or vaginal cancer screening; pelvic and clinical... +

Cervical or vaginal cancer screening; pelvic and clinical breast examination ×

Service Code: G0101
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.08% of his services

48th 123rd

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$682an average of $62 per time performed $396
an average of $36 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 "Family Medicine." 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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