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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $193 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 6 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
598
Rank: 317th
out of 2,477 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
5,595
Rank: 209th
out of 2,477 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
9.4 This Provider
Avg 5.6
Total Paid
by Medicare
$128K
Rank: 358th
out of 2,477 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$215 This Provider
Avg $193

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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Scott D. Hoffman
Average for Family Practice 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

GARY MARTIN

ERIC JOHNSON

AARON SWISHER

CHARLES SCHEIL

STEPHEN FARRIS

Organizations

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

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Patients saw before

Scott D. Hoffman

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 19 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 15 minutes ×

Service Code: 99213
Performed in an office
2,114
times performed,
38% of his services

1st 2nd

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

562
patients got this service, 94% of his patients
3.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$160,664an average of $76 per time performed $88,788
an average of $42 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
1,214
times performed,
22% of his services

2nd 3rd

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

467
patients got this service, 78% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$4,856an average of $4 per time performed $3,642
an average of $3 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, ceftriaxone sodium, per 250 mg

Service Code: J0696
Performed in an office
348
times performed,
6% of his services

3rd 25th

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

63
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$6,264an average of $18 per time performed $348
an average of $1 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
318
times performed,
6% of his services

4th 9th

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

134
patients got this service, 22% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$9,540an average of $30 per time performed $5,088
an average of $16 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
253
times performed,
5% of his services

5th 33rd

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

60
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$253an average of $1 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
230
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 6th

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

230
patients got this service, 38% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,350an average of $45 per time performed $5,060
an average of $22 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urinalysis, manual test

Service Code: 81002
Performed in an office
213
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 20th

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

126
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,065an average of $5 per time performed $852
an average of $4 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
210
times performed,
4% of his services

8th 12th

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

52
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.2)
$5,250an average of $25 per time performed $2,520
an average of $12 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
192
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 1st

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

170
patients got this service, 28% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$23,232an average of $121 per time performed $10,560
an average of $55 per time performed
MEDICINE

Vaccine for influenza for injection into muscle

Service Code: 90662
Performed in an office
139
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 45th

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

139
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,394an average of $46 per time performed $4,309
an average of $31 per time performed
DRUGS

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

Service Code: J3420
Performed in an office
104
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 31st

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

19
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
5.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.2)
$1,664an average of $16 per time performed $0
an average of $0 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 (flulaval) ×

Service Code: Q2036
Performed in an office
92
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 75th

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

92
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,128an average of $34 per time performed $828
an average of $9 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Physician re-certification for medicare-covered home heal... +

Physician re-certification for medicare-covered home health services under a home health plan of care (patient not present), including contacts with home health agency and review of reports of patient status required by physicians to affirm the initial implementation of the plan of care that meets patient's needs, per re-certification period ×

Service Code: G0179
Performed in an office
58
times performed,
1% of his services

13th 68th

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

35
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$4,524an average of $78 per time performed $1,508
an average of $26 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
30
times performed,
0.54% of his services

14th 17th

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

30
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$4,500an average of $150 per time performed $2,340
an average of $78 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
23
times performed,
0.41% of his services

15th 22nd

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

23
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$966an average of $42 per time performed $322
an average of $14 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, promethazine hydrochloride, up to 50 mg

Service Code: J2550
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.34% of his services

16th 171st

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$323an average of $17 per time performed $19
an average of $1 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
14
times performed,
0.25% of his services

17th 44th

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$840an average of $60 per time performed $826
an average of $59 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.23% of his services

18th 52nd

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$286an average of $22 per time performed $260
an average of $20 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of up to 14 skin growths

Service Code: 17110
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.2% of his services

19th 237th

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)
$1,485an average of $135 per time performed $792
an average of $72 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 "Family 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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