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This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $1,257 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 83 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
582
Rank: 67th
out of 176 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
190,204
Rank: 5th
out of 176 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
326.8 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 82.7
Total Paid
by Medicare
$2.82M
Rank: 2nd
out of 176 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$4,837 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $1,257

Note: About 82% of this provider’s Medicare payments were for drugs administered in his office.
This is intended to reimburse the provider for purchasing the drugs, plus an additional percentage for overhead.

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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Christopher N. Vaughn
Average for Hematology & Oncology Providers in Virginia

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 100 different services in 2013
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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
drug
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, oxaliplatin, 0. 5 mg

Service Code: J9263
Performed in an office
21,500
times performed,
11% of his services

1st 8th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
4.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$351,740an average of $16 per time performed $27,520
an average of $1 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, iron sucrose, 1 mg

Service Code: J1756
Performed in an office
17,700
times performed,
9% of his services

2nd 6th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
6.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.9)
$16,992an average of $1 per time performed $4,071
an average of $0 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, fosaprepitant, 1 mg

Service Code: J1453
Performed in an office
11,850
times performed,
6% of his services

3rd 3rd

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

17
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
4.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$34,958an average of $3 per time performed $16,116
an average of $1 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
8,622
times performed,
5% of his services

4th 5th

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

86
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
8.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.4)
$17,934an average of $2 per time performed $776
an average of $0 per time performed
drug
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, docetaxel, 1 mg

Service Code: J9171
Performed in an office
5,929
times performed,
3% of his services

5th 12th

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

15
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
4.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$152,909an average of $26 per time performed $25,969
an average of $4 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, denosumab, 1 mg

Service Code: J0897
Performed in an office
4,440
times performed,
2% of his services

6th 4th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$120,280an average of $27 per time performed $49,417
an average of $11 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, epoetin alfa, (for non-esrd use), 1000 units

Service Code: J0885
Performed in an office
4,220
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 7th

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

15
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
6.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.2)
$162,175an average of $38 per time performed $36,081
an average of $9 per time performed
drug
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, pemetrexed, 10 mg

Service Code: J9305
Performed in an office
3,935
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 23rd

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
3.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$307,717an average of $78 per time performed $182,505
an average of $46 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, palonosetron hcl, 25 mcg

Service Code: J2469
Performed in an office
3,630
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 9th

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

62
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
5.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$205,821an average of $57 per time performed $54,813
an average of $15 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, p... +

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, platelets), automated test ×

Service Code: 85025
Performed in an office
2,034
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 10th

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

387
patients got this service, 66% of his patients
5.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.8)
$65,088an average of $32 per time performed $21,398
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
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
1,452
times performed,
0.76% of his services

11th 24th

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

98
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
8.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.4)
$116,160an average of $80 per time performed $34,877
an average of $24 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
866
times performed,
0.46% of his services

12th 19th

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

359
patients got this service, 62% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$116,910an average of $135 per time performed $66,076
an average of $76 per time performed
drug
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, rituximab, 100 mg

Service Code: J9310
Performed in an office
848
times performed,
0.45% of his services

13th 30th

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

20
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
5.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$646,863an average of $763 per time performed $450,313
an average of $531 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein up to 1 hour

Service Code: 96413
Performed in an office
806
times performed,
0.42% of his services

14th 27th

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

97
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
8.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.5)
$290,160an average of $360 per time performed $86,863
an average of $108 per time performed
drug
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, gemcitabine hydrochloride, 200 mg

Service Code: J9201
Performed in an office
716
times performed,
0.38% of his services

15th 33rd

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
5.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.2)
$149,050an average of $208 per time performed $4,790
an average of $7 per time performed
drug
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, carboplatin, 50 mg

Service Code: J9045
Performed in an office
628
times performed,
0.33% of his services

16th 28th

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

24
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
3.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$135,855an average of $216 per time performed $1,583
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
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
556
times performed,
0.29% of his services

17th 16th

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

217
patients got this service, 37% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$5,004an average of $9 per time performed $1,646
an average of $3 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
426
times performed,
0.22% of his services

18th 18th

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

226
patients got this service, 39% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$38,340an average of $90 per time performed $22,893
an average of $54 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Injection into tissue or muscle for therapy, diagnosis, o... +

Injection into tissue or muscle for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96372
Performed in an office
424
times performed,
0.22% of his services

19th 29th

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

82
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
5.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$12,720an average of $30 per time performed $8,204
an average of $19 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein each additional hour +

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein each additional hour ×

Service Code: 96415
Performed in an office
386
times performed,
0.2% of his services

20th 39th

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

44
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
6.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$42,460an average of $110 per time performed $9,098
an average of $24 per time performed
medical
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
313
times performed,
0.16% of his services

21st 43rd

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

56
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
4.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$59,470an average of $190 per time performed $17,099
an average of $55 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, magnesium sulfate, per 500 mg

Service Code: J3475
Performed in an office
292
times performed,
0.15% of his services

22nd 61st

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

18
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
4.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$2,832an average of $10 per time performed $41
an average of $0 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, ondansetron hydrochloride, per 1 mg

Service Code: J2405
Performed in an office
272
times performed,
0.14% of his services

23rd 20th

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

15
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.5)
$3,960an average of $15 per time performed $33
an average of $0 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, diphenhydramine hcl, up to 50 mg

Service Code: J1200
Performed in an office
178
times performed,
0.09% of his services

24th 38th

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

33
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
5.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$6,237an average of $35 per time performed $105
an average of $1 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
171
times performed,
0.09% of his services

25th 36th

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

107
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$31,710an average of $185 per time performed $17,936
an average of $105 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, pegfilgrastim, 6 mg

Service Code: J2505
Performed in an office
161
times performed,
0.08% of his services

26th 72nd

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

45
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
3.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$711,102an average of $4,417 per time performed $378,207
an average of $2,349 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Irrigation of implanted venous access drug delivery device +

Irrigation of implanted venous access drug delivery device ×

Service Code: 96523
Performed in an office
147
times performed,
0.08% of his services

27th 84th

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

45
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$8,085an average of $55 per time performed $2,624
an average of $18 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
139
times performed,
0.07% of his services

28th 46th

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

50
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$6,255an average of $45 per time performed $2,064
an average of $15 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
123
times performed,
0.06% of his services

29th 73rd

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

123
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$31,980an average of $260 per time performed $17,776
an average of $145 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
122
times performed,
0.06% of his services

30th 66th

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

116
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$26,311an average of $216 per time performed $18,542
an average of $152 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Hydration infusion into a vein each additional hour

Service Code: 96361
Performed in an office
109
times performed,
0.06% of his services

31st 63rd

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

32
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$4,360an average of $40 per time performed $1,269
an average of $12 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
106
times performed,
0.06% of his services

32nd 31st

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

69
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$10,600an average of $100 per time performed $5,753
an average of $54 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Infusion of additional chemotherapy drug or substance int... +

Infusion of additional chemotherapy drug or substance into a vein ×

Service Code: 96411
Performed in an office
100
times performed,
0.05% of his services

33rd 68th

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

17
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
5.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$13,000an average of $130 per time performed $4,787
an average of $48 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution , 1000 cc

Service Code: J7030
Performed in an office
97
times performed,
0.05% of his services

34th 71st

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

37
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$1,886an average of $19 per time performed $83
an average of $1 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Injection of drug or substance into a vein for therapy

Service Code: 96374
Performed in an office
89
times performed,
0.05% of his services

35th 98th

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

17
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
5.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$8,010an average of $90 per time performed $3,926
an average of $44 per time performed
medical
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
88
times performed,
0.05% of his services

36th 43rd

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

30
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$12,320an average of $140 per time performed $4,920
an average of $56 per time performed
drug
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
81
times performed,
0.04% of his services

37th 95th

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

24
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
3.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$1,325an average of $16 per time performed $36
an average of $0 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Injection of different drug or substance into a vein for ... +

Injection of different drug or substance into a vein for therapy ×

Service Code: 96375
Performed in an office
64
times performed,
0.03% of his services

38th 25th

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

32
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$2,880an average of $45 per time performed $1,106
an average of $17 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Hydration infusion into a vein 31 minutes to 1 hour

Service Code: 96360
Performed in an office
51
times performed,
0.03% of his services

39th 77th

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

24
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$6,120an average of $120 per time performed $2,239
an average of $44 per time performed
medical
HEMIC AND LYMPHATIC SYSTEMS

Needle or trocar bone marrow biopsy

Service Code: 38221
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.01% of his services

40th 125th

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)
$5,130an average of $285 per time performed $2,326
an average of $129 per time performed
medical
HEMIC AND LYMPHATIC SYSTEMS

Bone marrow aspiration

Service Code: 38220
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.01% of his services

41st 157th

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

17
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,740an average of $220 per time performed $1,078
an average of $63 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
14
times performed,
0.01% of his services

42nd 40th

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$2,170an average of $155 per time performed $1,096
an average of $78 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
11
times performed,
0.01% of his services

43rd 80th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,310an average of $210 per time performed $1,361
an average of $124 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

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