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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $905 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 70 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
427
Rank: 84th
out of 190 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
1,183
Rank: 115th
out of 190 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
2.8 This Provider
Avg 69.9
Total Paid
by Medicare
$39.3K
Rank: 141st
out of 190 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$92 This Provider
Avg $905

How This Provider’s Patients Compare

Doctors often say their patients are sicker or more complex than those of their peers. The measure displayed below, used by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, takes into account patients’ characteristics to estimate whether they are expected to have above-average Medicare spending. It considers patients’ age, sex, diagnoses from the past year and other factors. This provider’s score below takes into account all of his Part B patients.

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 in 2014.

Individuals

ALAN JOHNSON

RICHARD STILES

ERIC UDOFF

CLIFFORD GROSSMAN

KRISTIN LEWIS

Organizations

NORTHSIDE HOSPITAL, INC.

ROCKDALE HOSPITAL LLC

Patients saw before

SHERINE THOMAS M.D.

Patients saw after

Individuals

ALAN JOHNSON

CLIFFORD GROSSMAN

RICHARD STILES

KRISTIN LEWIS

ERIC UDOFF

Organizations

NORTHSIDE HOSPITAL, INC.

ROCKDALE HOSPITAL LLC

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 21 different services in 2014
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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

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typ... +

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99212
Performed in a facility
569
times performed,
48% of his services

1st 46th

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

317
patients got this service, 74% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$73,401an average of $129 per time performed $9,536
an average of $17 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 a facility
346
times performed,
29% of his services

2nd 22nd

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

183
patients got this service, 43% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$73,698an average of $213 per time performed $13,390
an average of $39 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
58
times performed,
5% of his services

3rd 30th

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

33
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$12,180an average of $210 per time performed $3,254
an average of $56 per time performed
medical
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 a facility
40
times performed,
3% of his services

4th 80th

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

40
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$19,360an average of $484 per time performed $4,055
an average of $101 per time performed
medical
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
35
times performed,
3% of his services

5th 53rd

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

26
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$4,025an average of $115 per time performed $1,082
an average of $31 per time performed
medical
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 a facility
25
times performed,
2% of his services

6th 86th

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

21
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.7)
$1,500an average of $60 per time performed $168
an average of $7 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 a facility
24
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 28th

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

19
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$7,536an average of $314 per time performed $1,491
an average of $62 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
21
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 84th

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

21
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$8,400an average of $400 per time performed $2,097
an average of $100 per time performed
medical
HEMIC AND LYMPHATIC SYSTEMS

Needle or trocar bone marrow biopsy

Service Code: 38221
Performed in a facility
12
times performed,
1% of his services

9th 135th

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

11
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$6,024an average of $502 per time performed $666
an average of $55 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Bone marrow aspiration performed with bone marrow biopsy ... +

Bone marrow aspiration performed with bone marrow biopsy through the same incision on the same date of service ×

Service Code: G0364
Performed in a facility
12
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 143rd

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

11
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$444an average of $37 per time performed $77
an average of $6 per time performed

Office Visits

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.

Hover over each slice to see percentage breakdown.

Sherine J Thomas
Average for Hematology & Oncology Providers in Georgia

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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