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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $184 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,107
Rank: 344th
out of 614 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
4,215
Rank: 247th
out of 614 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
3.8 This Provider
Avg 3.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$171K
Rank: 325th
out of 614 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$154 This Provider
Avg $184

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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Ann T. Bradsher
Average for Cardiology 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

KUSHAL HANDA

JENS EICHHORN

HEATHER LONGIN

JOHN ADAMS

KIMBERLY HENDRIX

Organizations

UNION MEMORIAL REGIONAL...

THE CHARLOTTE-MECKLENBU...

Patients saw before

Ann T. Bradsher

Patients saw after

Individuals

KUSHAL HANDA

JENS EICHHORN

HEATHER LONGIN

JOHN ADAMS

KIMBERLY HENDRIX

Organizations

UNION MEMORIAL REGIONAL...

THE CHARLOTTE-MECKLENBU...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 17 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
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
968
times performed,
23% of her services

1st 1st

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

490
patients got this service, 44% of her patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$179,080an average of $185 per time performed $69,696
an average of $72 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
900
times performed,
21% of her services

2nd 6th

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

226
patients got this service, 20% of her patients
4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.5)
$14,400an average of $16 per time performed $5,400
an average of $6 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
332
times performed,
8% of her services

3rd 13th

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

153
patients got this service, 14% of her patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$89,308an average of $269 per time performed $25,564
an average of $77 per time performed
MEDICINE

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted ... +

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted blood flow rate, direction, and valve function ×

Service Code: 93306
Performed in a facility
331
times performed,
8% of her services

4th 4th

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

328
patients got this service, 30% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$123,132an average of $372 per time performed $15,888
an average of $48 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
321
times performed,
8% of her services

5th 3rd

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

274
patients got this service, 25% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$35,952an average of $112 per time performed $4,173
an average of $13 per time performed
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
296
times performed,
7% of her services

6th 14th

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

251
patients got this service, 23% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$5,328an average of $18 per time performed $888
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 5 minutes ×

Service Code: 99211
Performed in an office
264
times performed,
6% of her services

7th 11th

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

173
patients got this service, 16% of her patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$17,160an average of $65 per time performed $3,696
an average of $14 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Nuclear medicine study of vessels of heart using drugs or... +

Nuclear medicine study of vessels of heart using drugs or exercise multiple studies ×

Service Code: 78452
Performed in a facility
185
times performed,
4% of her services

8th 20th

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

184
patients got this service, 17% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$88,060an average of $476 per time performed $10,360
an average of $56 per time performed
MEDICINE

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress te... +

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress test with ekg monitoring, physician interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93018
Performed in a facility
179
times performed,
4% of her services

9th 16th

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

178
patients got this service, 16% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$49,046an average of $274 per time performed $1,969
an average of $11 per time performed
MEDICINE

Heart rhythm tracing, computer analysis, and interpretati... +

Heart rhythm tracing, computer analysis, and interpretation of patient-triggered events greater than 24-hour ekg up to 30 days ×

Service Code: 93228
Performed in an office
108
times performed,
3% of her services

10th 116th

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

105
patients got this service, 9% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,696an average of $62 per time performed $1,836
an average of $17 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
86
times performed,
2% of her services

11th 17th

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

82
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$44,462an average of $517 per time performed $12,814
an average of $149 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent observation care, typically 35 minutes per day +

Subsequent observation care, typically 35 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99226
Performed in a facility
58
times performed,
1% of her services

12th 179th

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

50
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$12,586an average of $217 per time performed $4,408
an average of $76 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
46
times performed,
1% of her services

13th 41st

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

46
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$17,020an average of $370 per time performed $6,578
an average of $143 per time performed
MEDICINE

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress te... +

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress test with ekg monitoring and physician supervision ×

Service Code: 93016
Performed in a facility
45
times performed,
1% of her services

14th 19th

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

45
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,885an average of $153 per time performed $765
an average of $17 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 a facility
41
times performed,
0.97% of her services

15th 70th

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

40
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$21,361an average of $521 per time performed $3,239
an average of $79 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 a facility
19
times performed,
0.45% of her services

16th 104th

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

19
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,013an average of $527 per time performed $2,128
an average of $112 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
14
times performed,
0.33% of her services

17th 25th

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$3,682an average of $263 per time performed $1,316
an average of $94 per time performed
MEDICINE

Heart rhythm tracing of 48-hour ekg

Service Code: 93225
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.26% of her services

18th 63rd

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

11
patients got this service, 0.99% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,530an average of $230 per time performed $220
an average of $20 per time performed
MEDICINE

Heart rhythm tracing, analysis, and interpretation of 48-... +

Heart rhythm tracing, analysis, and interpretation of 48-hour ekg ×

Service Code: 93227
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.26% of her services

19th 51st

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

11
patients got this service, 0.99% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,575an average of $325 per time performed $209
an average of $19 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 "Cardiovascular Disease." 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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