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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $233 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 6 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
935
Rank: 194th
out of 2,711 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
8,924
Rank: 201st
out of 2,711 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
9.5 This Provider
Avg 5.9
Total Paid
by Medicare
$243K
Rank: 234th
out of 2,711 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$260 This Provider
Avg $233

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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Gerard M. Devine
Average for Internal Medicine 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.

Individuals

MACK MCCLAIN

THOMAS FISHER

BOYD GASQUE

HERMAN CHAVIS

JAMES PARKER

Organizations

SOUTHEASTERN REGIONAL M...

COUNTY OF ROBESON

Patients saw before

Gerard M. Devine

Patients saw after

Individuals

BOYD GASQUE

MACK MCCLAIN

THOMAS FISHER

JAMES PARKER

ANDREW SIMAYS

Organizations

SOUTHEASTERN REGIONAL M...

COUNTY OF ROBESON

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 23 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
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
2,482
times performed,
28% of his services

1st 3rd

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

798
patients got this service, 85% of his patients
3.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$24,820an average of $10 per time performed $7,446
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 15 minutes ×

Service Code: 99213
Performed in an office
2,284
times performed,
26% of his services

2nd 2nd

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

801
patients got this service, 86% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$242,104an average of $106 per time performed $93,644
an average of $41 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
1,422
times performed,
16% of his services

3rd 1st

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

637
patients got this service, 68% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$224,676an average of $158 per time performed $102,384
an average of $72 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
433
times performed,
5% of his services

4th 18th

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

212
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$15,155an average of $35 per time performed $6,928
an average of $16 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 (fluzone) ×

Service Code: Q2038
Performed in an office
321
times performed,
4% of his services

5th 44th

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

316
patients got this service, 34% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,420an average of $20 per time performed $4,173
an average of $13 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
317
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 13th

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

312
patients got this service, 33% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,461an average of $33 per time performed $7,291
an average of $23 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
249
times performed,
3% of his services

7th 32nd

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

139
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$249an average of $1 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specif... +

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specified, 10 mg ×

Service Code: J3301
Performed in an office
246
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 27th

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

42
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$738an average of $3 per time performed $246
an average of $1 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 80 mg

Service Code: J1040
Performed in an office
228
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 83rd

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

143
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$2,736an average of $12 per time performed $1,140
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
148
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 12th

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

130
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$3,700an average of $25 per time performed $2,072
an average of $14 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urinalysis, manual test

Service Code: 81002
Performed in an office
131
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 45th

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

101
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$917an average of $7 per time performed $524
an average of $4 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, ceftriaxone sodium, per 250 mg

Service Code: J0696
Performed in an office
127
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 43rd

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

34
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$1,524an average of $12 per time performed $127
an average of $1 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
124
times performed,
1% of his services

13th 24th

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

111
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$27,776an average of $224 per time performed $11,036
an average of $89 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of chest, 2 views, front and side

Service Code: 71020
Performed in an office
105
times performed,
1% of his services

14th 40th

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

96
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,095an average of $39 per time performed $1,365
an average of $13 per time performed
DRUGS

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

Service Code: J3420
Performed in an office
96
times performed,
1% of his services

15th 35th

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

29
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.7)
$96an average of $1 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 40 mg

Service Code: J1030
Performed in an office
65
times performed,
0.73% of his services

16th 130th

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

50
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$455an average of $7 per time performed $130
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
42
times performed,
0.47% of his services

17th 23rd

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

41
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,806an average of $43 per time performed $546
an average of $13 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
25
times performed,
0.28% of his services

18th 68th

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

25
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,250an average of $50 per time performed $1,250
an average of $50 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of lower and sacral spine, 2 or 3 views

Service Code: 72100
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.22% of his services

19th 191st

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

20
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$840an average of $42 per time performed $320
an average of $16 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.22% of his services

20th 71st

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

20
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$880an average of $44 per time performed $460
an average of $23 per time performed
MEDICINE

Administration of 1 vaccine

Service Code: 90471
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.16% of his services

21st 80th

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$462an average of $33 per time performed $252
an average of $18 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of spine of neck, 2 or 3 views

Service Code: 72040
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.15% of his services

22nd 499th

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$494an average of $38 per time performed $273
an average of $21 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
12
times performed,
0.13% of his services

23rd 127th

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,996an average of $333 per time performed $1,608
an average of $134 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 "Internal 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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