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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $401 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 14 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
508
Rank: 220th
out of 540 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
1,887
Rank: 241st
out of 540 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
3.7 This Provider
Avg 14.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$140K
Rank: 230th
out of 540 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$277 This Provider
Avg $401

How This Provider’s Patients Compare

Doctors often say their patients are sicker or more complex than those of their peers. The measure displayed below, used by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, takes into account patients’ characteristics to estimate whether they are expected to have above-average Medicare spending. It considers patients’ age, sex, diagnoses from the past year and other factors. This provider’s score below takes into account all of his Part B patients.

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 in 2014.

Individuals

VIJAY RAMAKRISHNAN

DORID TURJMAN

MANNACHANALLUR RAMAKRISHNAN

QASIM RAO

JOSE PIRIZ

Organizations

CLINCH VALLEY MEDICAL C...

JOHNSTON MEMORIAL HOSPI...

Patients saw before

FORREST SWAN M.D.

Patients saw after

Individuals

VIJAY RAMAKRISHNAN

DORID TURJMAN

JOHN MULLENS

MANNACHANALLUR RAMAKRISHNAN

QASIM RAO

Organizations

CLINCH VALLEY MEDICAL C...

CLINCH VALLEY PHYSICIAN...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 14 different services in 2014
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Drug Services
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 25 minutes ×

Service Code: 99214
Performed in an office
1,175
times performed,
62% of his services

1st 10th

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

443
patients got this service, 87% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$266,725an average of $227 per time performed $87,737
an average of $75 per time performed
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
345
times performed,
18% of his services

2nd 5th

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

209
patients got this service, 41% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$52,095an average of $151 per time performed $18,454
an average of $53 per time performed
medical
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
76
times performed,
4% of his services

3rd 59th

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

56
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$23,256an average of $306 per time performed $7,855
an average of $103 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
74
times performed,
4% of his services

4th 46th

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

74
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$25,752an average of $348 per time performed $7,828
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
44
times performed,
2% of his services

5th 60th

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

40
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$19,536an average of $444 per time performed $6,929
an average of $157 per time performed
medical
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
40
times performed,
2% of his services

6th 36th

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

23
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$9,280an average of $232 per time performed $3,224
an average of $81 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood to screen for colon tumors

Service Code: 82270
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
1% of his services

7th 327th

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

28
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$364an average of $13 per time performed $122
an average of $4 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
26
times performed,
1% of his services

8th 57th

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

23
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$7,826an average of $301 per time performed $2,670
an average of $103 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 30 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 30 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99221
Performed in a facility
19
times performed,
1% of his services

9th 165th

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

14
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,218an average of $222 per time performed $1,461
an average of $77 per time performed
medical
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
19
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 105th

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)
$8,341an average of $439 per time performed $2,911
an average of $153 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
13
times performed,
0.69% of his services

11th 20th

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$2,119an average of $163 per time performed $727
an average of $56 per time performed

Office Visits

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.

Hover over each slice to see percentage breakdown.

Forrest Swan
Average for Specialist Providers in Virginia

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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