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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
481
Rank: 99th
out of 214 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
38,684
Rank: 85th
out of 214 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
80.4 This Provider
Avg 72.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$356K
Rank: 97th
out of 214 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$741 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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Allan Freedman
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

RAVI SARMA

SATVIR SINGH

CHARLOTTE HAYES

ROBERT KUBEK

RAHUL GUPTA

Organizations

EASTSIDE MEDICAL CENTER...

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Patients saw before

Allan Freedman

Patients saw after

Individuals

RAVI SARMA

SATVIR SINGH

RAHUL GUPTA

ROBERT KUBEK

CHARLOTTE HAYES

Organizations

GWINNETT HOSPITAL SYSTE...

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This Provider's Services

This provider performed 37 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, heparin sodium, (heparin lock flush), per 10 u... +

Injection, heparin sodium, (heparin lock flush), per 10 units ×

Service Code: J1642
Performed in an office
12,450
times performed,
32% of his services

1st 4th

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

53
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
4.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.2)
$37,350an average of $3 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, fosaprepitant (emend), 1 mg

Service Code: J1453
Performed in an office
7,650
times performed,
20% of his services

2nd 2nd

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

13
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
3.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.6)
$22,950an average of $3 per time performed $7,650
an average of $1 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, epoetin alfa, (for non-end-stage renal disease... +

Injection, epoetin alfa, (for non-end-stage renal disease use), 1000 units ×

Service Code: J0885
Performed in an office
7,480
times performed,
19% of his services

3rd 6th

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

31
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
6.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.2)
$209,440an average of $28 per time performed $59,840
an average of $8 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
2,590
times performed,
7% of his services

4th 5th

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

33
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
5.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.6)
$20,720an 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
1,550
times performed,
4% of his services

5th 10th

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

29
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
5.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.3)
$119,350an average of $77 per time performed $23,250
an average of $15 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
1,309
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 12th

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

323
patients got this service, 67% of his patients
4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.2)
$19,635an average of $15 per time performed $3,927
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
1,301
times performed,
3% of his services

7th 8th

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

306
patients got this service, 64% of his patients
4.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4)
$70,254an average of $54 per time performed $14,311
an average of $11 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
657
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 18th

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

267
patients got this service, 56% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$65,700an average of $100 per time performed $33,507
an average of $51 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
477
times performed,
1% of his services

9th 24th

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

73
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
5.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.1)
$14,310an average of $30 per time performed $9,063
an average of $19 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, fluorouracil, 500 mg

Service Code: J9190
Performed in an office
349
times performed,
0.9% of his services

10th 43rd

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
4.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.8)
$17,450an average of $50 per time performed $349
an average of $1 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
345
times performed,
0.89% of his services

11th 20th

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

144
patients got this service, 30% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$19,320an average of $56 per time performed $4,830
an average of $14 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
308
times performed,
0.8% of his services

12th 17th

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

109
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$42,812an average of $139 per time performed $23,716
an average of $77 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
302
times performed,
0.78% of his services

13th 23rd

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

41
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
5.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.4)
$22,650an average of $75 per time performed $7,852
an average of $26 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein up to 1 hour

Service Code: 96413
Performed in an office
264
times performed,
0.68% of his services

14th 27th

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

42
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
6.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.3)
$132,000an average of $500 per time performed $29,568
an average of $112 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
243
times performed,
0.63% of his services

15th 29th

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

34
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
5.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.9)
$12,150an average of $50 per time performed $4,374
an average of $18 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, diphenhydramine hydrochloride, up to 50 mg

Service Code: J1200
Performed in an office
137
times performed,
0.35% of his services

16th 38th

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

22
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
6.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.8)
$685an average of $5 per time performed $137
an average of $1 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, zoledronic acid, 1 mg

Service Code: J3487
Performed in an office
116
times performed,
0.3% of his services

17th 41st

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

15
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.2)
$45,356an average of $391 per time performed $20,300
an average of $175 per time performed
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
107
times performed,
0.28% of his services

18th 44th

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

68
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$6,848an average of $64 per time performed $3,210
an average of $30 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein

Service Code: 96415
Performed in an office
103
times performed,
0.27% of his services

19th 36th

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

22
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.4)
$13,390an average of $130 per time performed $2,575
an average of $25 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
100
times performed,
0.26% of his services

20th 46th

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

20
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
4.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.6)
$20,500an average of $205 per time performed $5,800
an average of $58 per time performed
MEDICINE

Hormonal anti-neoplastic chemotherapy administration bene... +

Hormonal anti-neoplastic chemotherapy administration beneath the skin or into muscle ×

Service Code: 96402
Performed in an office
86
times performed,
0.22% of his services

21st 104th

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
4.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.6)
$12,126an average of $141 per time performed $2,322
an average of $27 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
84
times performed,
0.22% of his services

22nd 35th

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

24
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.2)
$2,352an average of $28 per time performed $504
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Lactate dehydrogenase (enzyme) level

Service Code: 83615
Performed in an office
83
times performed,
0.21% of his services

23rd 32nd

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

50
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$1,411an average of $17 per time performed $332
an average of $4 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99232
Performed in a facility
70
times performed,
0.18% of his services

24th 33rd

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

31
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$7,980an average of $114 per time performed $3,920
an average of $56 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
69
times performed,
0.18% of his services

25th 102nd

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

21
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.8)
$2,760an average of $40 per time performed $1,035
an average of $15 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
68
times performed,
0.18% of his services

26th 42nd

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

25
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$8,840an average of $130 per time performed $3,672
an average of $54 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, vitamin b-12 cyanocobalamin, up to 1000 mcg

Service Code: J3420
Performed in an office
57
times performed,
0.15% of his services

27th 47th

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

14
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
4.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.8)
$1,083an average of $19 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 15 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 15 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99231
Performed in a facility
56
times performed,
0.14% of his services

28th 62nd

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

32
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$5,096an average of $91 per time performed $1,736
an average of $31 per time performed
MEDICINE

Irrigation of implanted venous access drug delivery device +

Irrigation of implanted venous access drug delivery device ×

Service Code: 96523
Performed in an office
47
times performed,
0.12% of his services

29th 80th

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

17
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$1,880an average of $40 per time performed $940
an average of $20 per time performed
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
47
times performed,
0.12% of his services

30th 75th

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

47
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$13,771an average of $293 per time performed $7,238
an average of $154 per time performed
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution , 250 cc

Service Code: J7050
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
0.09% of his services

31st 39th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.1)
$72an average of $2 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99223
Performed in a facility
36
times performed,
0.09% of his services

32nd 74th

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

35
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$10,512an average of $292 per time performed $5,580
an average of $155 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, pegfilgrastim, 6 mg

Service Code: J2505
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.08% of his services

33rd 76th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$153,264an average of $4,944 per time performed $69,161
an average of $2,231 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.05% of his services

34th 98th

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

20
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$200an average of $10 per time performed $200
an average of $10 per time performed
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
19
times performed,
0.05% of his services

35th 117th

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

19
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$475an average of $25 per time performed $190
an average of $10 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 50 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 50 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99222
Performed in a facility
19
times performed,
0.05% of his services

36th 89th

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

16
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,465an average of $235 per time performed $2,033
an average of $107 per time performed
MEDICINE

Hydration infusion into a vein 31 minutes to 1 hour

Service Code: 96360
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.05% of his services

37th 73rd

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

14
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$1,800an average of $100 per time performed $756
an average of $42 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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