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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $749 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 55 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
550
Rank: 85th
out of 188 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
10,266
Rank: 100th
out of 188 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
18.7 This Provider
Avg 55.1
Total Paid
by Medicare
$269K
Rank: 92nd
out of 188 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$488 This Provider
Avg $749

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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Forrest Swan
Average for Hematology/Oncology Providers in Virginia

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

Forrest Swan

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 25 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, ondansetron hydrochloride, per 1 mg

Service Code: J2405
Performed in an office
3,702
times performed,
36% of his services

1st 20th

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

25
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
4.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5)
$3,702an average of $1 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, denosumab (prolia, xgeva), 1 mg

Service Code: J0897
Performed in an office
1,979
times performed,
19% of his services

2nd 5th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$57,391an average of $29 per time performed $23,748
an average of $12 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
1,414
times performed,
14% of his services

3rd 15th

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

479
patients got this service, 87% of his patients
3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$264,418an average of $187 per time performed $104,636
an average of $74 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
1,189
times performed,
12% of his services

4th 6th

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

25
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
4.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$1,189an average of $1 per time performed $0
an average of $0 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
443
times performed,
4% of his services

5th 17th

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

252
patients got this service, 46% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$55,818an average of $126 per time performed $23,036
an average of $52 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
289
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 21st

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

34
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.2)
$18,785an average of $65 per time performed $7,225
an average of $25 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein up to 1 hour

Service Code: 96413
Performed in an office
134
times performed,
1% of his services

7th 25th

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

30
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
4.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.4)
$27,068an average of $202 per time performed $13,534
an average of $101 per time performed
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
132
times performed,
1% of his services

8th 42nd

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

32
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
4.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$24,552an average of $186 per time performed $10,428
an average of $79 per time performed
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution, sterile (500 ml=1 unit) +

Infusion, normal saline solution, sterile (500 ml=1 unit) ×

Service Code: J7040
Performed in an office
123
times performed,
1% of his services

9th 90th

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

33
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$123an average of $1 per time performed $0
an average of $0 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
114
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 24th

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

41
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$5,358an average of $47 per time performed $2,052
an average of $18 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein

Service Code: 96415
Performed in an office
112
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 38th

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

24
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$5,152an average of $46 per time performed $2,688
an average of $24 per time performed
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution , 1000 cc

Service Code: J7030
Performed in an office
82
times performed,
0.8% of his services

12th 73rd

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

24
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$164an average of $2 per time performed $82
an average of $1 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
76
times performed,
0.74% of his services

13th 67th

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

57
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$27,208an average of $358 per time performed $11,476
an average of $151 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
59
times performed,
0.57% of his services

14th 48th

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

16
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
3.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$6,077an average of $103 per time performed $3,245
an average of $55 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
57
times performed,
0.56% of his services

15th 35th

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

45
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$14,364an average of $252 per time performed $6,156
an average of $108 per time performed
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
55
times performed,
0.54% of his services

16th 79th

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

55
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$15,675an average of $285 per time performed $6,325
an average of $115 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis +

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis ×

Service Code: 96366
Performed in an office
54
times performed,
0.53% of his services

17th 64th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$2,808an average of $52 per time performed $918
an average of $17 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, diphenhydramine hydrochloride, up to 50 mg

Service Code: J1200
Performed in an office
52
times performed,
0.51% of his services

18th 40th

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

21
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$52an average of $1 per time performed $52
an average of $1 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
45
times performed,
0.44% of his services

19th 46th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$6,030an average of $134 per time performed $2,475
an average of $55 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
43
times performed,
0.42% of his services

20th 69th

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

43
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$15,394an average of $358 per time performed $6,364
an average of $148 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
37
times performed,
0.36% of his services

21st 80th

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

15
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$1,776an average of $48 per time performed $666
an average of $18 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
26
times performed,
0.25% of his services

22nd 32nd

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

22
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$3,406an average of $131 per time performed $1,430
an average of $55 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
18
times performed,
0.18% of his services

23rd 92nd

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

18
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,392an average of $244 per time performed $1,872
an average of $104 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, pegfilgrastim, 6 mg

Service Code: J2505
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.18% of his services

24th 71st

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$98,784an average of $5,488 per time performed $40,032
an average of $2,224 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood to screen for colon tumors

Service Code: 82270
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.13% of his services

25th 157th

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)
$130an average of $10 per time performed $65
an average of $5 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 "Specialist." 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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