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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $137 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
284
Rank: 3rd
out of 19 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
1,169
Rank: 4th
out of 19 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
4.1 This Provider
Avg 3.7
Total Paid
by Medicare
$44.2K
Rank: 3rd
out of 19 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$156 This Provider
Avg $137

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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Julie S. Namm
Average for Family Practice Providers in Guam

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

Julie S. Namm

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 24 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
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
220
times performed,
19% of her services

1st 1st

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

146
patients got this service, 51% of her patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$20,680an average of $94 per time performed $9,680
an average of $44 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
168
times performed,
14% of her services

2nd Alert

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

46
patients got this service, 16% of her patients
3.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$18,984an average of $113 per time performed $9,744
an average of $58 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
92
times performed,
8% of her services

3rd 4th

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

92
patients got this service, 32% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,392an average of $26 per time performed $2,392
an average of $26 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
92
times performed,
8% of her services

4th 9th

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

92
patients got this service, 32% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,392an average of $26 per time performed $1,196
an average of $13 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, ceftriaxone sodium, per 250 mg

Service Code: J0696
Performed in an office
84
times performed,
7% of her services

5th Alert

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

11
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,268an average of $27 per time performed $84
an average of $1 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
68
times performed,
6% of her services

6th Alert

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

55
patients got this service, 19% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,020an average of $15 per time performed $204
an average of $3 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
66
times performed,
6% of her services

7th Alert

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

27
patients got this service, 10% of her patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$10,428an average of $158 per time performed $5,478
an average of $83 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
41
times performed,
4% of her services

8th Alert

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

34
patients got this service, 12% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,722an average of $42 per time performed $410
an average of $10 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
37
times performed,
3% of her services

9th Alert

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

36
patients got this service, 13% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,221an average of $33 per time performed $407
an average of $11 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
34
times performed,
3% of her services

10th Alert

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

28
patients got this service, 10% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$8,772an average of $258 per time performed $5,474
an average of $161 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
31
times performed,
3% of her services

11th Alert

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

22
patients got this service, 8% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,364an average of $44 per time performed $589
an average of $19 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
30
times performed,
3% of her services

12th Alert

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

12
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,490an average of $83 per time performed $930
an average of $31 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, more than 30 minutes

Service Code: 99239
Performed in a facility
26
times performed,
2% of her services

13th Alert

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

25
patients got this service, 9% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$5,408an average of $208 per time performed $2,236
an average of $86 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
2% of her services

14th Alert

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

23
patients got this service, 8% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,536an average of $64 per time performed $336
an average of $14 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
2% of her services

15th Alert

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

16
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,029an average of $49 per time performed $294
an average of $14 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
20
times performed,
2% of her services

16th Alert

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

20
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,200an average of $60 per time performed $1,200
an average of $60 per time performed
MEDICINE

Respiratory inhaled pressure or nonpressure treatment to ... +

Respiratory inhaled pressure or nonpressure treatment to relieve airway obstruction or for sputum specimen ×

Service Code: 94640
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
2% of her services

17th Alert

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

12
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$920an average of $46 per time performed $320
an average of $16 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
2% of her services

18th Alert

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

18
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$450an average of $25 per time performed $432
an average of $24 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
17
times performed,
1% of her services

19th 18th

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

17
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,173an average of $69 per time performed $255
an average of $15 per time performed
MEDICINE

Administration of 1 vaccine

Service Code: 90471
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
1% of her services

20th Alert

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

14
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$420an average of $30 per time performed $266
an average of $19 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
12
times performed,
1% of her services

21st Alert

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

12
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,208an average of $184 per time performed $2,124
an average of $177 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
12
times performed,
1% of her services

22nd Alert

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

12
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$252an average of $21 per time performed $48
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Creatine kinase (cardiac enzyme) level

Service Code: 82550
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.94% of her services

23rd Alert

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

11
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$385an average of $35 per time performed $66
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Creatine kinase (cardiac enzyme) level

Service Code: 82553
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.94% of her services

24th Alert

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

11
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$616an average of $56 per time performed $176
an average of $16 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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