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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $844 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 73 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
425
Rank: 119th
out of 214 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
34,364
Rank: 93rd
out of 214 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
80.9 This Provider
Avg 72.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$681K
Rank: 57th
out of 214 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$1,603 This Provider
Avg $844

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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Melissa S. Dillmon
Average for Hematology/Oncology Providers in Georgia

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, from Jan. 2012 to June 2013.

Individuals

ALFONSO DIAZ

RUSSELL ROBERTS

MICHAEL KIZZIAH

STEVEN PRUETT

JAMES WHATLEY

Organizations

FLOYD HEALTHCARE MANAGE...

REDMOND PARK HOSPITAL, LLC

Patients saw before

Melissa S. Dillmon

Patients saw after

Individuals

ALFONSO DIAZ

GERALD MCCORMICK

MATTHEW MUMBER

JAMES WHATLEY

JOHN ABDOU

Organizations

FLOYD HEALTHCARE MANAGE...

REDMOND PARK HOSPITAL, LLC

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 44 different services in 2012
CATEGORY
Description of Service
Times Performed (or Units) This Service's Rank Patients Unique Visits
Per Patient
Billed to Medicare Payments from Medicare
DRUGS

Injection, denosumab (prolia, xgeva), 1 mg

Service Code: J0897
Performed in an office
8,820
times performed,
26% of her services

1st 7th

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

12
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
6.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$308,700an average of $35 per time performed $97,020
an average of $11 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, fosaprepitant (emend), 1 mg

Service Code: J1453
Performed in an office
5,100
times performed,
15% of her services

2nd 2nd

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

13
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.6)
$20,400an average of $4 per time performed $5,100
an average of $1 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
4,330
times performed,
13% of her services

3rd 5th

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

74
patients got this service, 17% of her patients
4.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.6)
$34,640an average of $8 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, palonosetron hydrochloride, 25 mcg

Service Code: J2469
Performed in an office
3,610
times performed,
11% of her services

4th 10th

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

63
patients got this service, 15% of her patients
5.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.3)
$198,550an average of $55 per time performed $54,150
an average of $15 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, docetaxel, 1 mg

Service Code: J9171
Performed in an office
3,062
times performed,
9% of her services

5th 13th

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

12
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.2)
$122,480an average of $40 per time performed $21,434
an average of $7 per time performed
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
1,406
times performed,
4% of her services

6th 12th

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

342
patients got this service, 80% of her patients
4.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.2)
$21,090an average of $15 per time performed $4,218
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, p... +

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, platelets), automated test ×

Service Code: 85025
Performed in an office
1,254
times performed,
4% of her services

7th 8th

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

309
patients got this service, 73% of her patients
4.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4)
$50,160an average of $40 per time performed $13,794
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
998
times performed,
3% of her services

8th 20th

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

306
patients got this service, 72% of her patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$59,880an average of $60 per time performed $14,970
an average of $15 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, carboplatin, 50 mg

Service Code: J9045
Performed in an office
703
times performed,
2% of her services

9th 28th

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

24
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
3.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.6)
$161,690an average of $230 per time performed $2,109
an average of $3 per time performed
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
555
times performed,
2% of her services

10th 17th

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

225
patients got this service, 53% of her patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$72,150an average of $130 per time performed $40,515
an average of $73 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, paclitaxel, 30 mg

Service Code: J9265
Performed in an office
534
times performed,
2% of her services

11th 31st

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

19
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
4.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.6)
$176,220an average of $330 per time performed $3,204
an average of $6 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein up to 1 hour

Service Code: 96413
Performed in an office
506
times performed,
1% of her services

12th 27th

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

74
patients got this service, 17% of her patients
6.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.3)
$221,628an average of $438 per time performed $48,070
an average of $95 per time performed
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
459
times performed,
1% of her services

13th 18th

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

257
patients got this service, 60% of her patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$39,015an average of $85 per time performed $21,114
an average of $46 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy prevention or diagnosis ... +

Infusion into a vein for therapy prevention or diagnosis additional sequential infusion up to 1 hour ×

Service Code: 96367
Performed in an office
435
times performed,
1% of her services

14th 23rd

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

67
patients got this service, 16% of her patients
5.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.4)
$34,800an average of $80 per time performed $10,005
an average of $23 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, zoledronic acid, 1 mg

Service Code: J3487
Performed in an office
376
times performed,
1% of her services

15th 41st

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

24
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
3.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.2)
$150,400an average of $400 per time performed $67,680
an average of $180 per time performed
MEDICINE

Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, di... +

Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96372
Performed in an office
325
times performed,
0.95% of her services

16th 24th

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

55
patients got this service, 13% of her patients
5.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.1)
$15,600an average of $48 per time performed $5,200
an average of $16 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Immunologic analysis for detection of tumor antigen

Service Code: 86300
Performed in an office
221
times performed,
0.64% of her services

17th 82nd

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

108
patients got this service, 25% of her patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$22,100an average of $100 per time performed $6,409
an average of $29 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, diphenhydramine hydrochloride, up to 50 mg

Service Code: J1200
Performed in an office
200
times performed,
0.58% of her services

18th 38th

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

46
patients got this service, 11% of her patients
4.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.8)
$2,800an average of $14 per time performed $200
an average of $1 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein

Service Code: 96415
Performed in an office
161
times performed,
0.47% of her services

19th 36th

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

32
patients got this service, 8% of her patients
3.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.4)
$17,066an average of $106 per time performed $3,542
an average of $22 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into... +

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into a vein up to 1 hour ×

Service Code: 96417
Performed in an office
142
times performed,
0.41% of her services

20th 46th

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

35
patients got this service, 8% of her patients
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.6)
$34,080an average of $240 per time performed $6,816
an average of $48 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosi... +

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis up to 1 hour ×

Service Code: 96365
Performed in an office
136
times performed,
0.4% of her services

21st 42nd

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

43
patients got this service, 10% of her patients
3.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$20,944an average of $154 per time performed $6,936
an average of $51 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, pegfilgrastim, 6 mg

Service Code: J2505
Performed in an office
104
times performed,
0.3% of her services

22nd 76th

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

31
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
3.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$460,720an average of $4,430 per time performed $225,056
an average of $2,164 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosi... +

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis, concurrent with another infusion ×

Service Code: 96368
Performed in an office
104
times performed,
0.3% of her services

23rd 102nd

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

27
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
3.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.8)
$5,200an average of $50 per time performed $1,456
an average of $14 per time performed
DRUGS

Unclassified drugs

Service Code: J3490
Performed in an office
101
times performed,
0.29% of her services

24th 60th

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

28
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
3.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4)
$909an average of $9 per time performed $101
an average of $1 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
70
times performed,
0.2% of her services

25th 35th

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

15
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
4.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.2)
$2,100an average of $30 per time performed $420
an average of $6 per time performed
MEDICINE

Injection of different drug or substance into a vein for ... +

Injection of different drug or substance into a vein for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96375
Performed in an office
68
times performed,
0.2% of her services

26th 29th

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

36
patients got this service, 8% of her patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.9)
$3,672an average of $54 per time performed $1,088
an average of $16 per time performed
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution , 1000 cc

Service Code: J7030
Performed in an office
66
times performed,
0.19% of her services

27th 64th

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

28
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$1,650an average of $25 per time performed $66
an average of $1 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Lactate dehydrogenase (enzyme) level

Service Code: 83615
Performed in an office
61
times performed,
0.18% of her services

28th 32nd

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

37
patients got this service, 9% of her patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$1,830an average of $30 per time performed $366
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Ferritin (blood protein) level

Service Code: 82728
Performed in an office
58
times performed,
0.17% of her services

29th 56th

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

30
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$4,930an average of $85 per time performed $1,102
an average of $19 per time performed
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
52
times performed,
0.15% of her services

30th 84th

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

52
patients got this service, 12% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,920an average of $210 per time performed $6,032
an average of $116 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Magnesium level

Service Code: 83735
Performed in an office
50
times performed,
0.15% of her services

31st 57th

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

13
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
3.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$1,250an average of $25 per time performed $450
an average of $9 per time performed
MEDICINE

Hydration infusion into a vein

Service Code: 96361
Performed in an office
44
times performed,
0.13% of her services

32nd 48th

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

23
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$1,760an average of $40 per time performed $484
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Carcinoembryonic antigen (cea) protein level

Service Code: 82378
Performed in an office
39
times performed,
0.11% of her services

33rd 88th

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

17
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$3,900an average of $100 per time performed $1,014
an average of $26 per time performed
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
29
times performed,
0.08% of her services

34th 58th

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

28
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$5,365an average of $185 per time performed $2,668
an average of $92 per time performed
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution, sterile (500 ml=1 unit) +

Infusion, normal saline solution, sterile (500 ml=1 unit) ×

Service Code: J7040
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.08% of her services

35th 77th

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

12
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$780an average of $30 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
MEDICINE

Hydration infusion into a vein 31 minutes to 1 hour

Service Code: 96360
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.06% of her services

36th 73rd

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

14
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$2,688an average of $128 per time performed $882
an average of $42 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cyanocobalamin (vitamin b-12) level

Service Code: 82607
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.06% of her services

37th 85th

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

19
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,300an average of $65 per time performed $420
an average of $21 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron level

Service Code: 83540
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.06% of her services

38th 70th

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

11
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$570an average of $30 per time performed $152
an average of $8 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron binding capacity

Service Code: 83550
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.06% of her services

39th 68th

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

11
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$855an average of $45 per time performed $209
an average of $11 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.05% of her services

40th 98th

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

18
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$486an average of $27 per time performed $396
an average of $22 per time performed
MEDICINE

Vaccine for influenza for injection into muscle

Service Code: 90662
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.05% of her services

41st Alert

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

17
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,020an average of $60 per time performed $527
an average of $31 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99233
Performed in a facility
16
times performed,
0.05% of her services

42nd 51st

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

14
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$2,160an average of $135 per time performed $1,184
an average of $74 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.04% of her services

43rd 115th

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

12
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,050an average of $70 per time performed $360
an average of $24 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope +

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope ×

Service Code: 81000
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.04% of her services

44th 123rd

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

13
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$280an average of $20 per time performed $56
an average of $4 per time performed

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.

Notes: This provider has a self-reported specialty of "Hematology & Oncology." In some cases the self-reported specialty may differ from the specialty listed above, which comes from Medicare. Medicare redacted this data for any services provided to fewer than 11 patients.

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