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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $272 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 10 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
775
Rank: 47th
out of 363 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
13,188
Rank: 23rd
out of 363 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
17 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 9.6
Total Paid
by Medicare
$199K
Rank: 55th
out of 363 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$257 This Provider
Avg $272

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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Jeffrey P. Crittenden
Average for Neurology 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.

Individuals

STEVEN BULLOCK

TAMMY CRUMPLER

RICHARD GELDMEIER

PATRICK HOLMES

PETER ASHLINE

Organizations

WATAUGA MEDICAL CENTER INC

ACCESSCARE

Patients saw before

Jeffrey P. Crittenden

Patients saw after

Individuals

TAMMY CRUMPLER

RICHARD GELDMEIER

PATRICK HOLMES

STEVEN BULLOCK

PETER ASHLINE

Organizations

WATAUGA MEDICAL CENTER INC

ACCESSCARE

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 21 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, onabotulinumtoxina (botox), 1 unit

Service Code: J0585
Performed in an office
10,890
times performed,
83% of his services

1st 1st

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$76,230an average of $7 per time performed $43,560
an average of $4 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
665
times performed,
5% of his services

2nd 4th

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

402
patients got this service, 52% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$56,525an average of $85 per time performed $31,255
an average of $47 per time performed
MEDICINE

Needle measurement and recording of nerve sensory (feel) ... +

Needle measurement and recording of nerve sensory (feel) function ×

Service Code: 95904
Performed in an office
271
times performed,
2% of his services

3rd 5th

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

88
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$18,970an average of $70 per time performed $11,653
an average of $43 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
180
times performed,
1% of his services

4th 3rd

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

135
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$22,500an average of $125 per time performed $13,500
an average of $75 per time performed
MEDICINE

Needle measurement and recording of nerve motor (movement... +

Needle measurement and recording of nerve motor (movement) function ×

Service Code: 95900
Performed in an office
131
times performed,
0.99% of his services

5th 10th

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

40
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,480an average of $80 per time performed $6,288
an average of $48 per time performed
MEDICINE

Needle measurement, rate, and recording of nerve motor (m... +

Needle measurement, rate, and recording of nerve motor (movement) function, with f-wave study ×

Service Code: 95903
Performed in an office
123
times performed,
0.93% of his services

6th 6th

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

51
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$11,070an average of $90 per time performed $6,888
an average of $56 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
119
times performed,
0.9% of his services

7th 11th

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

108
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$20,230an average of $170 per time performed $12,019
an average of $101 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
109
times performed,
0.83% of his services

8th 19th

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

109
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$27,250an average of $250 per time performed $15,369
an average of $141 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
99
times performed,
0.75% of his services

9th 35th

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

68
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$6,435an average of $65 per time performed $2,970
an average of $30 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
87
times performed,
0.66% of his services

10th 9th

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

87
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$16,095an average of $185 per time performed $10,092
an average of $116 per time performed
MEDICINE

Sleep monitoring of patient (6 years or older) in sleep lab +

Sleep monitoring of patient (6 years or older) in sleep lab ×

Service Code: 95810
Performed in an office
86
times performed,
0.65% of his services

11th 39th

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

86
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$24,940an average of $290 per time performed $7,568
an average of $88 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
66
times performed,
0.5% of his services

12th 7th

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

38
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$6,600an average of $100 per time performed $3,498
an average of $53 per time performed
MEDICINE

Sleep monitoring of patient (6 years or older) in sleep l... +

Sleep monitoring of patient (6 years or older) in sleep lab with continued pressured respiratory assistance by mask or breathing tube ×

Service Code: 95811
Performed in an office
64
times performed,
0.49% of his services

13th 40th

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

61
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$19,840an average of $310 per time performed $6,080
an average of $95 per time performed
MEDICINE

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity o... +

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity of muscles of arm or leg complete study ×

Service Code: 95886
Performed in an office
54
times performed,
0.41% of his services

14th 12th

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

47
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,260an average of $190 per time performed $3,564
an average of $66 per time performed
MEDICINE

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity o... +

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity of muscles of arm or leg limited study ×

Service Code: 95885
Performed in an office
46
times performed,
0.35% of his services

15th 42nd

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

44
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,440an average of $140 per time performed $1,932
an average of $42 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99223
Performed in a facility
45
times performed,
0.34% of his services

16th 16th

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

45
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,800an average of $240 per time performed $6,570
an average of $146 per time performed
MEDICINE

Measurement and recording of brain wave (eeg) activity, a... +

Measurement and recording of brain wave (eeg) activity, awake and drowsy ×

Service Code: 95816
Performed in a facility
38
times performed,
0.29% of his services

17th 25th

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

38
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,180an average of $110 per time performed $1,596
an average of $42 per time performed
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of chemical for destruction of neck muscles

Service Code: 64613
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
0.27% of his services

18th 61st

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$10,440an average of $290 per time performed $2,916
an average of $81 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
32
times performed,
0.24% of his services

19th 20th

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

21
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$4,480an average of $140 per time performed $2,464
an average of $77 per time performed
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of chemical for destruction of nerve muscles on... +

Injection of chemical for destruction of nerve muscles on one side of face ×

Service Code: 64612
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.2% of his services

20th 66th

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$13,851an average of $513 per time performed $4,536
an average of $168 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
20
times performed,
0.15% of his services

21st 23rd

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$1,400an average of $70 per time performed $580
an average of $29 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 "Neurology." 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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