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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $245 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 6 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
636
Rank: 325th
out of 2,484 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
3,495
Rank: 477th
out of 2,484 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
5.5 This Provider
Avg 6.3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$120K
Rank: 613th
out of 2,484 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$188 This Provider
Avg $245

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.

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 in 2014.

Patients saw before

ADNAN TAJ-ELDIN MD

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 20 different services in 2014
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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 15 minutes ×

Service Code: 99213
Performed in an office
2,070
times performed,
59% of his services

1st 2nd

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

610
patients got this service, 96% of his patients
3.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$196,650an average of $95 per time performed $96,255
an average of $47 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood glucose (sugar) test performed by hand-held instrument +

Blood glucose (sugar) test performed by hand-held instrument ×

Service Code: 82962
Performed in an office
332
times performed,
9% of his services

2nd 37th

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

160
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$3,320an average of $10 per time performed $1,039
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
250
times performed,
7% of his services

3rd 11th

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

141
patients got this service, 22% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$6,250an average of $25 per time performed $3,245
an average of $13 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
246
times performed,
7% of his services

4th 13th

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

244
patients got this service, 38% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,690an average of $15 per time performed $3,616
an average of $15 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 (flulaval) ×

Service Code: Q2036
Performed in an office
246
times performed,
7% of his services

5th 119th

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

244
patients got this service, 38% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,690an average of $15 per time performed $2,069
an average of $8 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
92
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 1st

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

81
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$12,880an average of $140 per time performed $6,913
an average of $75 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope +

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope ×

Service Code: 81000
Performed in an office
71
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 82nd

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

56
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$710an average of $10 per time performed $300
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typ... +

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 5 minutes ×

Service Code: 99211
Performed in an office
68
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 20th

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

17
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$1,455an average of $21 per time performed $566
an average of $8 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urinalysis, manual test

Service Code: 81002
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.74% of his services

9th 45th

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: 1.4)
$130an average of $5 per time performed $89
an average of $3 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
25
times performed,
0.72% of his services

10th 24th

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

25
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,875an average of $75 per time performed $312
an average of $12 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
21
times performed,
0.6% of his services

11th 133rd

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

21
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,208an average of $248 per time performed $2,895
an average of $138 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.

Hover over each slice to see percentage breakdown.

Adnan Taj-eldin
Average for Internal Medicine Providers in North Carolina

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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