Treatment Tracker

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, $175 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
380
Rank: 81st
out of 461 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
5,071
Rank: 8th
out of 461 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
13.3 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 3.8
Total Paid
by Medicare
$140K
Rank: 19th
out of 461 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$368 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $175

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 48 different services in 2015
(25 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
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
913
times performed,
18% of his services

1st 5th

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

329
patients got this service, 87% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$9,130.00an average of $10.00 per time performed $2,684.22
an average of $2.94 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
681
times performed,
13% of his services

2nd 1st

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

319
patients got this service, 84% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$115,770.00an average of $170.00 per time performed $54,336.99
an average of $79.79 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
645
times performed,
13% of his services

3rd 13th

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

321
patients got this service, 84% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$29,025.00an average of $45.00 per time performed $11,513.25
an average of $17.85 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
371
times performed,
7% of his services

4th 12th

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

187
patients got this service, 49% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$12,985.00an average of $35.00 per time performed $4,804.45
an average of $12.95 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
288
times performed,
6% of his services

5th 6th

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

33
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
8.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.7)
$2,880.00an average of $10.00 per time performed $1,509.12
an average of $5.24 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
283
times performed,
6% of his services

6th 16th

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

266
patients got this service, 70% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$18,395.00an average of $65.00 per time performed $3,356.38
an average of $11.86 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
245
times performed,
5% of his services

7th 15th

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

47
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
5.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$11,025.00an average of $45.00 per time performed $3,741.15
an average of $15.27 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood to screen for colon tumors

Service Code: 82270
Performed in an office
214
times performed,
4% of his services

8th 43rd

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

214
patients got this service, 56% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,210.00an average of $15.00 per time performed $928.76
an average of $4.34 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
203
times performed,
4% of his services

9th 3rd

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

154
patients got this service, 41% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$24,360.00an average of $120.00 per time performed $10,730.58
an average of $52.86 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Annual wellness visit, includes a personalized prevention... +

Annual wellness visit, includes a personalized prevention plan of service (pps), subsequent visit ×

Service Code: G0439
Performed in an office
195
times performed,
4% of his services

10th 10th

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

195
patients got this service, 51% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$37,050.00an average of $190.00 per time performed $23,037.30
an average of $118.14 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
166
times performed,
3% of his services

11th 7th

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

164
patients got this service, 43% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,980.00an average of $30.00 per time performed $4,322.64
an average of $26.04 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Creatinine level to test for kidney function or muscle in... +

Creatinine level to test for kidney function or muscle injury ×

Service Code: 82570
Performed in an office
148
times performed,
3% of his services

12th 53rd

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

125
patients got this service, 33% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$2,960.00an average of $20.00 per time performed $1,021.20
an average of $6.90 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine microalbumin (protein) analysis

Service Code: 82044
Performed in an office
148
times performed,
3% of his services

13th 36th

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

124
patients got this service, 33% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,960.00an average of $20.00 per time performed $902.80
an average of $6.10 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 (fluvirin) ×

Service Code: Q2037
Performed in an office
87
times performed,
2% of his services

14th 66th

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

87
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,740.00an average of $20.00 per time performed $1,348.50
an average of $15.50 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 (fluzone) ×

Service Code: Q2038
Performed in an office
77
times performed,
2% of his services

15th 29th

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

76
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,540.00an average of $20.00 per time performed $908.60
an average of $11.80 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, ketorolac tromethamine, per 15 mg

Service Code: J1885
Performed in an office
77
times performed,
2% of his services

16th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

19
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$194.04an average of $2.52 per time performed $41.58
an average of $0.54 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
54
times performed,
1% of his services

17th 21st

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

54
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$11,880.00an average of $220.00 per time performed $6,195.42
an average of $114.73 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Physician certification for medicare-covered home health ... +

Physician certification for medicare-covered home health services under a home health plan of care (patient not present), including contacts with home health agency and review of reports of patient status required by physicians to affirm the initial imple ×

Service Code: G0180
Performed in an office
46
times performed,
0.91% of his services

18th 40th

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

18
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$4,600.00an average of $100.00 per time performed $1,802.28
an average of $39.18 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
42
times performed,
0.83% of his services

19th 33rd

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

24
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$2,730.00an average of $65.00 per time performed $1,459.50
an average of $34.75 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urinalysis, manual test

Service Code: 81002
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
0.75% of his services

20th 19th

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

37
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$380.00an average of $10.00 per time performed $129.58
an average of $3.41 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Demonstration and/or evaluation of patient use of aerosol... +

Demonstration and/or evaluation of patient use of aerosol generator, nebulizer, metered dose inhaler or intermittent positive pressure breathing (ippb) device ×

Service Code: 94664
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.37% of his services

21st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

16
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$760.00an average of $40.00 per time performed $275.69
an average of $14.51 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Measurement and graphic recording of total and timed exha... +

Measurement and graphic recording of total and timed exhaled air capacity ×

Service Code: 94010
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.22% of his services

22nd 68th

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: 1.6)
$770.00an average of $70.00 per time performed $300.08
an average of $27.28 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.22% of his services

23rd 8th

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)
$330.00an average of $30.00 per time performed $285.89
an average of $25.99 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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Phillip Fichera
Average for Family Medicine Providers in New Hampshire

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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