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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $193 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 6 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
774
Rank: 160th
out of 2,477 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
4,505
Rank: 301st
out of 2,477 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
5.8 This Provider
Avg 5.6
Total Paid
by Medicare
$154K
Rank: 263rd
out of 2,477 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$199 This Provider
Avg $193

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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Quentin A. Mewborn
Average for Family Practice 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.

Patients saw before

Quentin A. Mewborn

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 24 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 15 minutes ×

Service Code: 99213
Performed in an office
2,398
times performed,
53% of his services

1st 2nd

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

705
patients got this service, 91% of his patients
3.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$225,412an average of $94 per time performed $100,716
an average of $42 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 (fluvirin) ×

Service Code: Q2037
Performed in an office
319
times performed,
7% of his services

2nd 27th

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

319
patients got this service, 41% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,975an average of $25 per time performed $4,466
an average of $14 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
314
times performed,
7% of his services

3rd 6th

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

314
patients got this service, 41% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,420an average of $30 per time performed $7,222
an average of $23 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
225
times performed,
5% of his services

4th 9th

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

110
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$6,525an average of $29 per time performed $3,375
an average of $15 per time performed
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
199
times performed,
4% of his services

5th 12th

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

44
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
4.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.2)
$9,950an average of $50 per time performed $2,587
an average of $13 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated urinalysis test

Service Code: 81003
Performed in an office
181
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 13th

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

139
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$2,715an average of $15 per time performed $543
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
132
times performed,
3% of his services

7th 1st

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

106
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$17,292an average of $131 per time performed $8,712
an average of $66 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
103
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 52nd

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

103
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,090an average of $30 per time performed $2,266
an average of $22 per time performed
MEDICINE

Pneumococcal vaccine for injection into muscle

Service Code: 90670
Performed in an office
100
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 320th

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

100
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$16,500an average of $165 per time performed $13,300
an average of $133 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 80 mg

Service Code: J1040
Performed in an office
81
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 71st

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

67
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$2,673an average of $33 per time performed $405
an average of $5 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, ceftriaxone sodium, per 250 mg

Service Code: J0696
Performed in an office
74
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 25th

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$2,442an average of $33 per time performed $74
an average of $1 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, ketorolac tromethamine, per 15 mg

Service Code: J1885
Performed in an office
71
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 49th

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,207an average of $17 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
MEDICINE

Administration of 1 vaccine

Service Code: 90471
Performed in an office
49
times performed,
1% of his services

13th 51st

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

49
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,323an average of $27 per time performed $637
an average of $13 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule +

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule ×

Service Code: 20610
Performed in an office
45
times performed,
1% of his services

14th 55th

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

27
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$4,140an average of $92 per time performed $1,755
an average of $39 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
45
times performed,
1% of his services

15th 26th

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

38
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$3,195an average of $71 per time performed $1,170
an average of $26 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 40 mg

Service Code: J1030
Performed in an office
45
times performed,
1% of his services

16th 85th

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

34
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,260an average of $28 per time performed $90
an average of $2 per time performed
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
25
times performed,
0.55% of his services

17th 22nd

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

24
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,400an average of $96 per time performed $325
an average of $13 per time performed
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
21
times performed,
0.47% of his services

18th 43rd

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

21
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,953an average of $93 per time performed $1,953
an average of $93 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
15
times performed,
0.33% of his services

19th 17th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$3,150an average of $210 per time performed $480
an average of $32 per time performed
PROCEDURES

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

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

Service Code: G0438
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.33% of his services

20th 46th

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,395an average of $93 per time performed $1,395
an average of $93 per time performed
AUDITORY SYSTEM

Removal of impact ear wax, one ear

Service Code: 69210
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.29% of his services

21st 111th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,040an average of $80 per time performed $429
an average of $33 per time performed
MEDICINE

Vaccine for pneumococcal polysaccharide for injection ben... +

Vaccine for pneumococcal polysaccharide for injection beneath the skin or into muscle, patient 2 years or older ×

Service Code: 90732
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.29% of his services

22nd 44th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,014an average of $78 per time performed $767
an average of $59 per time performed
MEDICINE

Administration of vaccine

Service Code: 90472
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.24% of his services

23rd 354th

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$308an average of $28 per time performed $77
an average of $7 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Initial preventive physical examination; face-to-face vis... +

Initial preventive physical examination; face-to-face visit, services limited to new beneficiary during the first 12 months of medicare enrollment ×

Service Code: G0402
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.24% of his services

24th 126th

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,210an average of $110 per time performed $1,210
an average of $110 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 "Family Medicine." 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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