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This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $186 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
644
Rank: 31st
out of 157 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
1,680
Rank: 74th
out of 157 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
2.6 This Provider
Avg 5.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$98.6K
Rank: 60th
out of 157 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$153 This Provider
Avg $186

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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David C. Herminghuysen
Average for Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Providers in North Carolina

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 40 different services in 2013
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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
575
times performed,
34% of his services

1st 1st

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

397
patients got this service, 62% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$73,215an average of $127 per time performed $37,766
an average of $66 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
175
times performed,
10% of his services

2nd 6th

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

147
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$15,750an average of $90 per time performed $7,702
an average of $44 per time performed
medical
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
138
times performed,
8% of his services

3rd 25th

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

138
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$38,015an average of $275 per time performed $20,496
an average of $149 per time performed
medical
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
105
times performed,
6% of his services

4th 12th

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

92
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$21,091an average of $201 per time performed $9,786
an average of $93 per time performed
medical
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
86
times performed,
5% of his services

5th 4th

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

74
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$1,290an average of $15 per time performed $253
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
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
67
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 41st

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

67
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,760an average of $146 per time performed $4,989
an average of $74 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
44
times performed,
3% of his services

7th 8th

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

43
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$2,288an average of $52 per time performed $462
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
35
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 3rd

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

34
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$1,820an average of $52 per time performed $457
an average of $13 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of head and neck

Service Code: 76536
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 15th

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

31
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$8,448an average of $264 per time performed $2,768
an average of $86 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Injection into tissue or muscle for therapy, diagnosis, o... +

Injection into tissue or muscle for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96372
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 22nd

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$731an average of $25 per time performed $513
an average of $18 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 an office
29
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 14th

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

29
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,390an average of $220 per time performed $3,582
an average of $124 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 10th

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

24
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,560an average of $60 per time performed $330
an average of $13 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
2% of his services

13th 5th

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

23
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,612an average of $62 per time performed $571
an average of $22 per time performed
medical
GENERAL

Fine needle aspiration using imaging guidance

Service Code: 10022
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
1% of his services

14th 32nd

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$6,032an average of $251 per time performed $2,513
an average of $105 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84439
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
1% of his services

15th 7th

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$800an average of $40 per time performed $243
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Testosterone (hormone) level

Service Code: 84403
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
1% of his services

16th 53rd

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

18
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$2,185an average of $115 per time performed $661
an average of $35 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasonic guidance imaging supervision and interpretatio... +

Ultrasonic guidance imaging supervision and interpretation for insertion of needle ×

Service Code: 76942
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.83% of his services

17th 35th

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,280an average of $306 per time performed $2,157
an average of $154 per time performed

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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