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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, $201 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
1,679
Rank: 122nd
out of 472 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
4,166
Rank: 187th
out of 472 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
2.5 This Provider
Avg 3.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$121K
Rank: 305th
out of 472 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$72 This Provider
Avg $201

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 25 different services in 2015
(13 were redacted as they were performed on less than 11 patients)

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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
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 a facility
1,968
times performed,
47% of his services

1st 1st

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

1,222
patients got this service, 73% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$84,663.36an average of $43.02 per time performed $13,126.56
an average of $6.67 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 an office
838
times performed,
20% of his services

2nd 2nd

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

372
patients got this service, 22% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$174,128.02an average of $207.79 per time performed $65,305.34
an average of $77.93 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
535
times performed,
13% of his services

3rd 4th

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

183
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.6)
$6,302.30an average of $11.78 per time performed $2,787.35
an average of $5.21 per time performed
medical
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
224
times performed,
5% of his services

4th 3rd

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

177
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$7,291.20an average of $32.55 per time performed $2,618.56
an average of $11.69 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted ... +

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted blood flow rate, direction, and valve function ×

Service Code: 93306
Performed in a facility
140
times performed,
3% of his services

5th 5th

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

133
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$17,689.00an average of $126.35 per time performed $6,923.00
an average of $49.45 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
136
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 12th

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

111
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$38,568.24an average of $283.59 per time performed $14,860.72
an average of $109.27 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress te... +

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress test with ekg monitoring, physician interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93018
Performed in a facility
93
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 13th

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

90
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,666.31an average of $28.67 per time performed $1,046.25
an average of $11.25 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Nuclear medicine study of vessels of heart using drugs or... +

Nuclear medicine study of vessels of heart using drugs or exercise multiple studies ×

Service Code: 78452
Performed in a facility
79
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 16th

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

78
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$12,341.38an average of $156.22 per time performed $4,892.47
an average of $61.93 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress te... +

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress test with ekg monitoring and physician supervision ×

Service Code: 93016
Performed in a facility
37
times performed,
0.89% of his services

9th 15th

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

37
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,619.12an average of $43.76 per time performed $633.81
an average of $17.13 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
32
times performed,
0.77% of his services

10th 21st

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

32
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,283.84an average of $321.37 per time performed $3,791.68
an average of $118.49 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Heart rhythm tracing, analysis, and interpretation of 48-... +

Heart rhythm tracing, analysis, and interpretation of 48-hour ekg ×

Service Code: 93227
Performed in a facility
20
times performed,
0.48% of his services

11th 62nd

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

20
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,052.40an average of $52.62 per time performed $427.40
an average of $21.37 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
14
times performed,
0.34% of his services

12th 35th

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

14
patients got this service, 0.83% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,667.62an average of $404.83 per time performed $2,188.20
an average of $156.30 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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James E Barnhill
Average for Cardiovascular Disease 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 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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