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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $749 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 55 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
658
Rank: 66th
out of 188 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
25,964
Rank: 87th
out of 188 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
39.5 This Provider
Avg 55.1
Total Paid
by Medicare
$244K
Rank: 95th
out of 188 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$372 This Provider
Avg $749

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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Mark Currie
Average for Hematology/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

Mark Currie

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 31 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, 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
18,500
times performed,
71% of his services

1st 1st

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

22
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$185,000an average of $10 per time performed $55,500
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
1,279
times performed,
5% of his services

2nd 18th

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

444
patients got this service, 67% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$57,555an average of $45 per time performed $17,906
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
1,256
times performed,
5% of his services

3rd 17th

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

473
patients got this service, 72% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$221,056an average of $176 per time performed $64,056
an average of $51 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
1,147
times performed,
4% of his services

4th 14th

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

435
patients got this service, 66% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$10,323an average of $9 per time performed $3,441
an average of $3 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
935
times performed,
4% of his services

5th 12th

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

386
patients got this service, 59% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.9)
$30,855an average of $33 per time performed $10,285
an average of $11 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
422
times performed,
2% of his services

6th 49th

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

118
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
3.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$40,090an average of $95 per time performed $12,660
an average of $30 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
407
times performed,
2% of his services

7th Alert

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

218
patients got this service, 33% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$11,396an average of $28 per time performed $3,663
an average of $9 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
343
times performed,
1% of his services

8th 58th

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

179
patients got this service, 27% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$36,701an average of $107 per time performed $10,633
an average of $31 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Carcinoembryonic antigen (cea) protein level

Service Code: 82378
Performed in an office
227
times performed,
0.87% of his services

9th 63rd

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

100
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$18,387an average of $81 per time performed $6,129
an average of $27 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
201
times performed,
0.77% of his services

10th 24th

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

51
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
3.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$16,482an average of $82 per time performed $3,819
an average of $19 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Lactate dehydrogenase (enzyme) level

Service Code: 83615
Performed in an office
182
times performed,
0.7% of his services

11th 36th

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

105
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$4,732an average of $26 per time performed $910
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Ferritin (blood protein) level

Service Code: 82728
Performed in an office
176
times performed,
0.68% of his services

12th 47th

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

112
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$10,208an average of $58 per time performed $3,344
an average of $19 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Red blood count, automated test

Service Code: 85045
Performed in an office
151
times performed,
0.58% of his services

13th Alert

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

84
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,567an average of $17 per time performed $906
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Microscopic examination for white blood cells with manual... +

Microscopic examination for white blood cells with manual cell count ×

Service Code: 85007
Performed in an office
141
times performed,
0.54% of his services

14th Alert

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

62
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,115an average of $15 per time performed $705
an average of $5 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
93
times performed,
0.36% of his services

15th 111th

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

93
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$24,459an average of $263 per time performed $7,440
an average of $80 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
61
times performed,
0.23% of his services

16th 37th

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

26
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 6.3)
$1,037an average of $17 per time performed $366
an average of $6 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
59
times performed,
0.23% of his services

17th 141st

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

54
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$14,160an average of $240 per time performed $4,366
an average of $74 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
53
times performed,
0.2% of his services

18th Alert

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

36
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,166an average of $22 per time performed $371
an average of $7 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Magnesium level

Service Code: 83735
Performed in an office
52
times performed,
0.2% of his services

19th 93rd

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
3.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$1,508an average of $29 per time performed $468
an average of $9 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
49
times performed,
0.19% of his services

20th 45th

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

26
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$2,548an average of $52 per time performed $686
an average of $14 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cyanocobalamin (vitamin b-12) level

Service Code: 82607
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
0.13% of his services

21st 89th

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

31
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,176an average of $64 per time performed $714
an average of $21 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
25
times performed,
0.1% of his services

22nd 113th

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

23
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$375an average of $15 per time performed $125
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Uric acid level, blood

Service Code: 84550
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.09% of his services

23rd 53rd

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$460an average of $20 per time performed $92
an average of $4 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
22
times performed,
0.08% of his services

24th 92nd

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

19
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$7,172an average of $326 per time performed $2,222
an average of $101 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.08% of his services

25th 96th

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$1,716an average of $78 per time performed $572
an average of $26 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Folic acid level

Service Code: 82746
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.08% of his services

26th 135th

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

21
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,323an average of $63 per time performed $441
an average of $21 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.07% of his services

27th 74th

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$684an average of $36 per time performed $228
an average of $12 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
18
times performed,
0.07% of his services

28th Alert

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$252an average of $14 per time performed $72
an average of $4 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, pegfilgrastim, 6 mg

Service Code: J2505
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.07% of his services

29th 71st

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$139,128an average of $8,184 per time performed $38,148
an average of $2,244 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
15
times performed,
0.06% of his services

30th 32nd

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: 2.2)
$2,580an average of $172 per time performed $825
an average of $55 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.05% of his services

31st 107th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$994an average of $71 per time performed $336
an average of $24 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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