Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $258 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 7 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
397
Rank: 1021st
out of 2,523 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
3,116
Rank: 599th
out of 2,523 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
7.8 This Provider
Avg 7.3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$53.2K
Rank: 1662nd
out of 2,523 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$134 This Provider
Avg $258

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 her Part B patients.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 40 different services in 2015
(23 were redacted as they were performed on less than 11 patients)

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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
DRUGS

Injection, heparin sodium, (heparin lock flush), per 10 u... +

Injection, heparin sodium, (heparin lock flush), per 10 units ×

Service Code: J1642
Performed in an office
1,500
times performed,
48% of her services

1st 48th

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

19
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$210.00an average of $0.14 per time performed $165.00
an average of $0.11 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
431
times performed,
14% of her services

2nd 3rd

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

242
patients got this service, 61% of her patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$2,262.75an average of $5.25 per time performed $1,267.14
an average of $2.94 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
370
times performed,
12% of her services

3rd 1st

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

187
patients got this service, 47% of her patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$56,861.60an average of $153.68 per time performed $29,651.80
an average of $80.14 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
140
times performed,
4% of her services

4th 33rd

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

14
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$70.00an average of $0.50 per time performed $15.40
an average of $0.11 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
129
times performed,
4% of her services

5th 4th

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

100
patients got this service, 25% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$12,622.65an average of $97.85 per time performed $6,864.09
an average of $53.21 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Hydration infusion into a vein

Service Code: 96361
Performed in an office
57
times performed,
2% of her services

6th 274th

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

28
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$3,026.70an average of $53.10 per time performed $648.09
an average of $11.37 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
50
times performed,
2% of her services

7th 14th

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

25
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.1)
$960.50an average of $19.21 per time performed $262.00
an average of $5.24 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
31
times performed,
0.99% of her services

8th 28th

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

28
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$6,954.23an average of $224.33 per time performed $3,422.71
an average of $110.41 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution , 1000 cc

Service Code: J7030
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.99% of her services

9th 293rd

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

26
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$139.50an average of $4.50 per time performed $38.75
an average of $1.25 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, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96375
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
0.96% of her services

10th 224th

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

18
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$2,296.50an average of $76.55 per time performed $498.60
an average of $16.62 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
22
times performed,
0.71% of her services

11th 428th

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

20
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,988.14an average of $90.37 per time performed $348.70
an average of $15.85 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Injection of drug or substance into a vein for therapy, d... +

Injection of drug or substance into a vein for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96374
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.64% of her services

12th 302nd

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

20
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$3,530.80an average of $176.54 per time performed $841.40
an average of $42.07 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
18
times performed,
0.58% of her services

13th 125th

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

18
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,857.92an average of $325.44 per time performed $2,831.76
an average of $157.32 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
17
times performed,
0.55% of her services

14th 69th

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

17
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,342.65an average of $255.45 per time performed $2,007.70
an average of $118.10 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
14
times performed,
0.45% of her services

15th 182nd

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

14
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$3,114.02an average of $222.43 per time performed $719.88
an average of $51.42 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, lorazepam, 2 mg

Service Code: J2060
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.45% of her services

16th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

most performed service for this provider 5 or fewer providers in this specialty in NC perform this service

14
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$119.00an average of $8.50 per time performed $7.56
an average of $0.54 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
13
times performed,
0.42% of her services

17th 16th

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

11
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,933.29an average of $533.33 per time performed $2,026.57
an average of $155.89 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.

Mridu S Chand
Average for Internal Medicine Providers in North Carolina

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 2015 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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