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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $403 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
426
Rank: 8th
out of 95 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
3,276
Rank: 4th
out of 95 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
7.7 This Provider
Avg 5.1
Total Paid
by Medicare
$142K
Rank: 17th
out of 95 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$334 This Provider
Avg $403

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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Charles A. Jacobson
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This Provider's Services

This provider performed 83 different services in 2013
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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
drug
DRUGS

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specif... +

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specified, 10 mg ×

Service Code: J3301
Performed in an office
822
times performed,
25% of his services

1st 2nd

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

129
patients got this service, 30% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,817an average of $2 per time performed $1,118
an average of $1 per time performed
medical
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
248
times performed,
8% of his services

2nd 6th

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

169
patients got this service, 40% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$11,636an average of $47 per time performed $6,713
an average of $27 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
238
times performed,
7% of his services

3rd 3rd

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

182
patients got this service, 43% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$18,390an average of $77 per time performed $11,193
an average of $47 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration or injection of large joint or joint capsule

Service Code: 20610
Performed in an office
193
times performed,
6% of his services

4th 4th

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

114
patients got this service, 27% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$17,685an average of $92 per time performed $7,012
an average of $36 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of hip, 1 view

Service Code: 73500
Performed in an office
137
times performed,
4% of his services

5th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

96
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,557an average of $33 per time performed $2,407
an average of $18 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of pelvis, 1 or 2 views

Service Code: 72170
Performed in an office
136
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 20th

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

99
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$4,799an average of $35 per time performed $2,471
an average of $18 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
115
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 5th

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

115
patients got this service, 27% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$13,302an average of $116 per time performed $7,383
an average of $64 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of knee, 4 or more views

Service Code: 73564
Performed in an office
114
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 16th

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

89
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,764an average of $51 per time performed $3,087
an average of $27 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of knee, 3 views

Service Code: 73562
Performed in an office
99
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 11th

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

59
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$4,092an average of $41 per time performed $2,557
an average of $26 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of shoulder, minimum of 2 views

Service Code: 73030
Performed in an office
76
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 9th

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

58
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$2,888an average of $38 per time performed $1,605
an average of $21 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
59
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 7th

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

57
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$6,812an average of $115 per time performed $4,298
an average of $73 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injection of tendon sheath, ligament, or muscle membrane +

Injection of tendon sheath, ligament, or muscle membrane ×

Service Code: 20550
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.79% of his services

12th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

19
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,918an average of $74 per time performed $805
an average of $31 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of ankle, minimum of 3 views

Service Code: 73610
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.79% of his services

13th 32nd

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

11
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$962an average of $37 per time performed $526
an average of $20 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Repair of knee joint

Service Code: 27447
Performed in a facility
23
times performed,
0.7% of his services

14th 15th

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

22
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$43,840an average of $1,906 per time performed $24,445
an average of $1,063 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Computer-assisted surgical navigational procedure for bon... +

Computer-assisted surgical navigational procedure for bone procedures ×

Service Code: 20985
Performed in a facility
22
times performed,
0.67% of his services

15th 33rd

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

21
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$16,500an average of $750 per time performed $2,366
an average of $108 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of wrist, 2 views

Service Code: 73100
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.52% of his services

16th 38th

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

11
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$618an average of $36 per time performed $283
an average of $17 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Replacement of thigh bone and hip joint prosthesis

Service Code: 27130
Performed in a facility
16
times performed,
0.49% of his services

17th 27th

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

16
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$26,688an average of $1,668 per time performed $17,265
an average of $1,079 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of hip 2 or more views

Service Code: 73510
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.4% of his services

18th 12th

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

13
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$546an average of $42 per time performed $353
an average of $27 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of hip minimum 2 views

Service Code: 73520
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.37% of his services

19th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

11
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$688an average of $57 per time performed $288
an average of $24 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Removal of one knee cartilage using an endoscope

Service Code: 29881
Performed in a facility
11
times performed,
0.34% of his services

20th 69th

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

11
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,755an average of $978 per time performed $4,306
an average of $391 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Release and relocation of median nerve of hand

Service Code: 64721
Performed in a facility
11
times performed,
0.34% of his services

21st 54th

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

11
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,993an average of $545 per time performed $3,361
an average of $306 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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