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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $272 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,319
Rank: 60th
out of 344 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
3,826
Rank: 167th
out of 344 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
2.9 This Provider
Avg 5.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$161K
Rank: 170th
out of 344 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$122 This Provider
Avg $272

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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Donald J. Godehn
Average for Dermatology Providers in North Carolina

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

JAMES CASERIO

DANIEL YODER

BASIL YOST

GEORGE MURPHY

RICHARD SHELTON

Organizations

PATHOLOGISTS MEDICAL LA...

HENDERSON COUNTY HOSPIT...

Patients saw before

Donald J. Godehn

Patients saw after

Individuals

JAMES CASERIO

DANIEL YODER

STEPHEN SEAL

STUART GLASSMAN

ELWOOD STONE

Organizations

HENDERSON COUNTY HOSPIT...

FLETCHER HOSPITAL INC.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 19 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
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
704
times performed,
18% of his services

1st 4th

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

526
patients got this service, 40% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$33,088an average of $47 per time performed $19,712
an average of $28 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 2-14 skin growths

Service Code: 17003
Performed in an office
660
times performed,
17% of his services

2nd 1st

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

263
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$7,260an average of $11 per time performed $3,300
an average of $5 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
567
times performed,
15% of his services

3rd 2nd

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

425
patients got this service, 32% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$40,824an average of $72 per time performed $26,082
an average of $46 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
545
times performed,
14% of his services

4th 3rd

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

457
patients got this service, 35% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$38,150an average of $70 per time performed $26,160
an average of $48 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of single growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11100
Performed in an office
447
times performed,
12% of his services

5th 5th

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

394
patients got this service, 30% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$53,193an average of $119 per time performed $30,843
an average of $69 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 1... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99201
Performed in an office
177
times performed,
5% of his services

6th 26th

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

177
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,850an average of $50 per time performed $4,602
an average of $26 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 2... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 20 minutes ×

Service Code: 99202
Performed in an office
148
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 10th

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

148
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$11,840an average of $80 per time performed $7,104
an average of $48 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of each additional growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11101
Performed in an office
146
times performed,
4% of his services

8th 9th

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

100
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$8,468an average of $58 per time performed $3,504
an average of $24 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
111
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 8th

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

96
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$11,322an average of $102 per time performed $7,770
an average of $70 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of up to 14 skin growths

Service Code: 17110
Performed in an office
74
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 7th

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

72
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$7,030an average of $95 per time performed $4,884
an average of $66 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 17262
Performed in an office
48
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 16th

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

44
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$8,784an average of $183 per time performed $5,664
an average of $118 per time performed
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
44
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 11th

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

44
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,060an average of $115 per time performed $3,300
an average of $75 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 17281
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
1% of his services

13th 23rd

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

40
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$7,686an average of $183 per time performed $5,082
an average of $121 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) of trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 17261
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
0.84% of his services

14th 24th

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

29
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,672an average of $146 per time performed $3,072
an average of $96 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 17282
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.65% of his services

15th 30th

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

21
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,300an average of $212 per time performed $3,550
an average of $142 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (0.5 centimeters or less)... +

Destruction of malignant growth (0.5 centimeters or less) of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 17280
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.5% of his services

16th 71st

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

18
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,850an average of $150 per time performed $1,900
an average of $100 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) of scalp, neck, hands, feet, or genitals ×

Service Code: 17271
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.37% of his services

17th 45th

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,618an average of $187 per time performed $1,610
an average of $115 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of scalp, neck, hands, feet, or genitals ×

Service Code: 17272
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.31% of his services

18th 35th

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

12
patients got this service, 0.91% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,472an average of $206 per time performed $1,488
an average of $124 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Drainage of abscess

Service Code: 10060
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.29% of his services

19th 74th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.83% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,342an average of $122 per time performed $935
an average of $85 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 "Dermatology." 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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