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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $179 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,291
Rank: 235th
out of 566 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
5,271
Rank: 142nd
out of 566 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
4.1 This Provider
Avg 3.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$196K
Rank: 218th
out of 566 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$152 This Provider
Avg $179

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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Martin E. Bacon
Average for Cardiovascular Disease Providers in North Carolina

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 64 different services in 2013
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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
860
times performed,
16% of his services

1st 6th

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

491
patients got this service, 38% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$86,000an average of $100 per time performed $42,415
an average of $49 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
835
times performed,
16% of his services

2nd 7th

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

201
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
4.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.5)
$33,400an average of $40 per time performed $4,367
an average of $5 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
740
times performed,
14% of his services

3rd 10th

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

196
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
3.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$33,300an average of $45 per time performed $10,108
an average of $14 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
457
times performed,
9% of his services

4th 2nd

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

328
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$54,840an average of $120 per time performed $32,785
an average of $72 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
348
times performed,
7% of his services

5th 3rd

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

274
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$24,360an average of $70 per time performed $4,242
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted ... +

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted blood flow rate, direction, and valve function ×

Service Code: 93306
Performed in a facility
231
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 4th

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

229
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$125,895an average of $545 per time performed $10,046
an average of $43 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Remote evaluation of single, dual, or multiple lead pacem... +

Remote evaluation of single, dual, or multiple lead pacemaker with physician analysis, review, and report up to 90 days ×

Service Code: 93294
Performed in a facility
220
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 62nd

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

88
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$20,900an average of $95 per time performed $4,827
an average of $22 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Evaluation of parameters of single, dual, or multiple lea... +

Evaluation of parameters of single, dual, or multiple lead pacemaker including device connection, recording, and disconnection ×

Service Code: 93288
Performed in an office
155
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 37th

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

122
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$19,375an average of $125 per time performed $3,881
an average of $25 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
150
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 36th

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

134
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$9,750an average of $65 per time performed $4,311
an average of $29 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Evaluation of parameters of single, dual, or multiple lea... +

Evaluation of parameters of single, dual, or multiple lead cardioverter-defibrillator including device connection, recording, and disconnection ×

Service Code: 93289
Performed in a facility
121
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 158th

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

66
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$20,570an average of $170 per time performed $3,520
an average of $29 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Remote evaluation of single, dual, or multiple lead cardi... +

Remote evaluation of single, dual, or multiple lead cardioverter-defibrillator with physician analysis, review, and report up to 90 days ×

Service Code: 93295
Performed in a facility
112
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 80th

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

64
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$21,280an average of $190 per time performed $4,685
an average of $42 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted ... +

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted blood flow rate, direction, and valve function ×

Service Code: 93306
Performed in an office
109
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 11th

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

105
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$172,220an average of $1,580 per time performed $14,667
an average of $135 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress te... +

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress test with ekg monitoring, physician supervision, interpretation, and report ×

Service Code: 93015
Performed in an office
102
times performed,
2% of his services

13th 21st

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

102
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$42,840an average of $420 per time performed $5,026
an average of $49 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress te... +

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress test with ekg monitoring, physician interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93018
Performed in a facility
91
times performed,
2% of his services

14th 15th

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

90
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$18,200an average of $200 per time performed $920
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress te... +

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress test with ekg monitoring and physician supervision ×

Service Code: 93016
Performed in a facility
91
times performed,
2% of his services

15th 19th

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

90
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,645an average of $95 per time performed $1,383
an average of $15 per time performed
medical
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
84
times performed,
2% of his services

16th 23rd

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

77
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$18,900an average of $225 per time performed $8,268
an average of $98 per time performed
medical
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
72
times performed,
1% of his services

17th 8th

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

45
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$9,000an average of $125 per time performed $3,725
an average of $52 per time performed
medical
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
64
times performed,
1% of his services

18th 32nd

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

39
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$7,040an average of $110 per time performed $1,787
an average of $28 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Telephonic evaluation of single, dual, or multiple lead p... +

Telephonic evaluation of single, dual, or multiple lead pacemaker heart rhythm strips up to 90 days ×

Service Code: 93293
Performed in a facility
55
times performed,
1% of his services

19th 63rd

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

18
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
3.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$8,525an average of $155 per time performed $529
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Heart rhythm tracing, analysis, and interpretation of 48-... +

Heart rhythm tracing, analysis, and interpretation of 48-hour ekg ×

Service Code: 93224
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
0.65% of his services

20th 50th

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

32
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$14,960an average of $440 per time performed $2,182
an average of $64 per time performed
medical
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
34
times performed,
0.65% of his services

21st 22nd

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

34
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,120an average of $180 per time performed $3,594
an average of $106 per time performed
medical
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
29
times performed,
0.55% of his services

22nd 17th

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

28
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$7,685an average of $265 per time performed $4,352
an average of $150 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Evaluation of parameters of single, dual, or multiple lea... +

Evaluation of parameters of single, dual, or multiple lead pacemaker including device connection, recording, and disconnection ×

Service Code: 93288
Performed in a facility
22
times performed,
0.42% of his services

23rd 97th

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

18
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$2,750an average of $125 per time performed $324
an average of $15 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 a facility
18
times performed,
0.34% of his services

24th 13th

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

17
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$2,160an average of $120 per time performed $971
an average of $54 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Smoking and tobacco use intermediate counseling, greater ... +

Smoking and tobacco use intermediate counseling, greater than 3 minutes up to 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99406
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.32% of his services

25th 100th

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$748an average of $44 per time performed $173
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Follow-up or limited ultrasound examination of heart

Service Code: 93308
Performed in a facility
16
times performed,
0.3% of his services

26th 56th

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

15
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,040an average of $190 per time performed $247
an average of $15 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Evaluation, testing, and programming adjustment of perman... +

Evaluation, testing, and programming adjustment of permanent single lead cardioverter-defibrillator including physician analysis, review, and report ×

Service Code: 93282
Performed in a facility
14
times performed,
0.27% of his services

27th 207th

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

12
patients got this service, 0.93% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$2,590an average of $185 per time performed $380
an average of $27 per time performed
medical
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
12
times performed,
0.23% of his services

28th 54th

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

12
patients got this service, 0.93% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,560an average of $130 per time performed $865
an average of $72 per time performed
medical
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Insertion of new or replacement of permanent pacemaker in... +

Insertion of new or replacement of permanent pacemaker including upper and lower chamber electrodes ×

Service Code: 33208
Performed in a facility
11
times performed,
0.21% of his services

29th 104th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.85% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$28,600an average of $2,600 per time performed $4,275
an average of $389 per time performed
medical
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Removal and replacement of dual lead permanent pacemaker ... +

Removal and replacement of dual lead permanent pacemaker pulse generator ×

Service Code: 33228
Performed in a facility
11
times performed,
0.21% of his services

30th 210th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.85% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$15,950an average of $1,450 per time performed $2,949
an average of $268 per time performed

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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