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Treatment Tracker » Guam » Tamuning

Robert C. Nerves MD, FACP, FPCP

633 gov. carlos camacho rd., Tamuning, Guam, 96913 | (671) 649-7232

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $335 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
237
Rank: 11th
out of 20 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
1,620
Rank: 10th
out of 20 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
6.8 This Provider
Avg 5.4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$116K
Rank: 7th
out of 20 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$489 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $335

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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Robert C. Nerves
Average for Internal Medicine Providers in Guam

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

Robert C. Nerves

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 8 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

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99232
Performed in a facility
647
times performed,
40% of his services

1st 3rd

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

120
patients got this service, 51% of his patients
4.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.2)
$48,525an average of $75 per time performed $36,879
an average of $57 per time performed
MEDICINE

Hemodialysis procedure with one physician evaluation

Service Code: 90935
Performed in a facility
411
times performed,
25% of his services

2nd Alert

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

83
patients got this service, 35% of his patients
4.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$34,524an average of $84 per time performed $24,660
an average of $60 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
226
times performed,
14% of his services

3rd 2nd

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

107
patients got this service, 45% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$25,086an average of $111 per time performed $16,046
an average of $71 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
162
times performed,
10% of his services

4th Alert

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

129
patients got this service, 54% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$22,194an average of $137 per time performed $16,524
an average of $102 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Critical care delivery critically ill or injured patient,... +

Critical care delivery critically ill or injured patient, first 30-74 minutes ×

Service Code: 99291
Performed in a facility
100
times performed,
6% of his services

5th Alert

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

24
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
4.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$21,200an average of $212 per time performed $16,900
an average of $169 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, 30 minutes or less

Service Code: 99238
Performed in a facility
38
times performed,
2% of his services

6th 16th

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

27
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$2,774an average of $73 per time performed $2,204
an average of $58 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
20
times performed,
1% of his services

7th 1st

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

19
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$2,000an average of $100 per time performed $1,080
an average of $54 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
16
times performed,
0.99% of his services

8th 20th

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

16
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,704an average of $169 per time performed $1,744
an average of $109 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 "Nephrology." 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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