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The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $288 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
442
Rank: 4th
out of 21 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
3,310
Rank: 1st
out of 21 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
7.5 This Provider
Avg 4.9
Total Paid
by Medicare
$157K
Rank: 3rd
out of 21 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$355 This Provider
Avg $288

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.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 67 different services in 2015
(51 were redacted as they were performed on less than 11 patients)

All Services

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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 25 minutes ×

Service Code: 99214
Performed in an office
950
times performed,
29% of his services

1st 1st

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

368
patients got this service, 83% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$109,782.00an average of $115.56 per time performed $64,923.00
an average of $68.34 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
729
times performed,
22% of his services

2nd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

84
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$35,750.16an average of $49.04 per time performed $21,913.74
an average of $30.06 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
228
times performed,
7% of his services

3rd 6th

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

211
patients got this service, 48% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$6,443.28an average of $28.26 per time performed $6,304.20
an average of $27.65 per time performed
drug
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
228
times performed,
7% of his services

4th 8th

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

211
patients got this service, 48% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,758.80an average of $12.10 per time performed $2,679.00
an average of $11.75 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
153
times performed,
5% of his services

5th 3rd

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

50
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$15,260.22an average of $99.74 per time performed $8,890.83
an average of $58.11 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, 30 minutes or less

Service Code: 99238
Performed in a facility
122
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 13th

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

94
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$10,973.90an average of $89.95 per time performed $7,229.72
an average of $59.26 per time performed
medical
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
118
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 7th

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

89
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$27,960.10an average of $236.95 per time performed $18,046.92
an average of $152.94 per time performed
medical
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
93
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 4th

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

18
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$12,184.86an average of $131.02 per time performed $7,778.52
an average of $83.64 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads w... +

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93010
Performed in an office
82
times performed,
2% of his services

9th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

70
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$722.42an average of $8.81 per time performed $470.68
an average of $5.74 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) with tracing using at lea... +

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) with tracing using at least 12 leads ×

Service Code: 93005
Performed in an office
82
times performed,
2% of his services

10th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

70
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$801.96an average of $9.78 per time performed $522.34
an average of $6.37 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 an office
61
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 2nd

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

50
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$4,762.27an average of $78.07 per time performed $3,150.65
an average of $51.65 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
49
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 21st

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

49
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,388.66an average of $28.34 per time performed $1,360.73
an average of $27.77 per time performed
drug
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
48
times performed,
1% of his services

13th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

48
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,736.80an average of $77.85 per time performed $3,661.92
an average of $76.29 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Physician re-certification for medicare-covered home heal... +

Physician re-certification for medicare-covered home health services under a home health plan of care (patient not present), including contacts with home health agency and review of reports of patient status required by physicians to affirm the initial im ×

Service Code: G0179
Performed in an office
47
times performed,
1% of his services

14th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

23
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,117.35an average of $45.05 per time performed $1,534.55
an average of $32.65 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

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

Service Code: 71020
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.79% of his services

15th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

25
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$859.30an average of $33.05 per time performed $387.40
an average of $14.90 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Physician certification for medicare-covered home health ... +

Physician certification for medicare-covered home health services under a home health plan of care (patient not present), including contacts with home health agency and review of reports of patient status required by physicians to affirm the initial imple ×

Service Code: G0180
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.42% of his services

16th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

14
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$811.30an average of $57.95 per time performed $627.90
an average of $44.85 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.

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Average for Internal Medicine Providers in Guam

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 2015 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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