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, $237 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 11 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
789
Rank: 137th
out of 1,139 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
22,078
Rank: 42nd
out of 1,139 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
28 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 10.6
Total Paid
by Medicare
$275K
Rank: 72nd
out of 1,139 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$349 This Provider
Avg $237

Note: About 10% 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.

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 his Part B patients.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 79 different services in 2015
(36 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
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
2,194
times performed,
10% of his services

1st 2nd

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

643
patients got this service, 81% of his patients
3.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$324,712.00an average of $148.00 per time performed $147,568.44
an average of $67.26 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
1,408
times performed,
6% of his services

2nd 4th

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

218
patients got this service, 28% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$7,040.00an average of $5.00 per time performed $126.72
an average of $0.09 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, denosumab, 1 mg

Service Code: J0897
Performed in an office
1,200
times performed,
5% of his services

3rd 11th

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: 1.5)
$22,200.00an average of $18.50 per time performed $13,200.00
an average of $11.00 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 10 minutes p... +

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 10 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99307
Performed in a facility
1,037
times performed,
5% of his services

4th 67th

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

100
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
10.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.5)
$63,257.00an average of $61.00 per time performed $34,221.00
an average of $33.00 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated urinalysis test

Service Code: 81003
Performed in an office
374
times performed,
2% of his services

5th 21st

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

233
patients got this service, 30% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$7,480.00an average of $20.00 per time performed $1,114.52
an average of $2.98 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, ceftriaxone sodium, per 250 mg

Service Code: J0696
Performed in an office
281
times performed,
1% of his services

6th 6th

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

177
patients got this service, 22% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$5,620.00an average of $20.00 per time performed $129.26
an average of $0.46 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, ketorolac tromethamine, per 15 mg

Service Code: J1885
Performed in an office
281
times performed,
1% of his services

7th 13th

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

52
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,405.00an average of $5.00 per time performed $140.50
an average of $0.50 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
243
times performed,
1% of his services

8th 12th

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

243
patients got this service, 31% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,290.00an average of $30.00 per time performed $5,380.02
an average of $22.14 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of chest, 2 views, front and side

Service Code: 71020
Performed in an office
211
times performed,
0.96% of his services

9th 19th

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

196
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$13,715.00an average of $65.00 per time performed $3,310.59
an average of $15.69 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

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

Service Code: J3420
Performed in an office
170
times performed,
0.77% of his services

10th 23rd

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

63
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.4)
$850.00an average of $5.00 per time performed $340.00
an average of $2.00 per time performed
medical
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
152
times performed,
0.69% of his services

11th 26th

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

146
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$9,120.00an average of $60.00 per time performed $1,424.24
an average of $9.37 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
143
times performed,
0.65% of his services

12th 3rd

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

112
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$14,300.00an average of $100.00 per time performed $7,102.81
an average of $49.67 per time performed
drug
MEDICINE

Vaccine for influenza for injection into muscle, patient ... +

Vaccine for influenza for injection into muscle, patient 3 years and older ×

Service Code: 90656
Performed in an office
137
times performed,
0.62% of his services

13th 99th

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

137
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,165.00an average of $45.00 per time performed $1,838.54
an average of $13.42 per time performed
medical
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
131
times performed,
0.59% of his services

14th 5th

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

36
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
3.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$4,585.00an average of $35.00 per time performed $2,233.55
an average of $17.05 per time performed
drug
MEDICINE

Vaccine for influenza for injection into muscle

Service Code: 90662
Performed in an office
113
times performed,
0.51% of his services

15th 49th

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

113
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,780.00an average of $60.00 per time performed $3,986.64
an average of $35.28 per time performed
drug
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
96
times performed,
0.43% of his services

16th 81st

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

95
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,160.00an average of $85.00 per time performed $7,622.40
an average of $79.40 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Annual wellness visit, includes a personalized prevention... +

Annual wellness visit, includes a personalized prevention plan of service (pps), subsequent visit ×

Service Code: G0439
Performed in an office
92
times performed,
0.42% of his services

17th 38th

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

92
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$14,352.00an average of $156.00 per time performed $9,832.96
an average of $106.88 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
90
times performed,
0.41% of his services

18th 31st

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

89
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,700.00an average of $30.00 per time performed $1,995.30
an average of $22.17 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 3... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 30 minutes ×

Service Code: 99203
Performed in an office
84
times performed,
0.38% of his services

19th 41st

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

84
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$12,432.00an average of $148.00 per time performed $5,025.72
an average of $59.83 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Detection test for influenza virus

Service Code: 87804
Performed in an office
74
times performed,
0.34% of his services

20th 32nd

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

50
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,850.00an average of $25.00 per time performed $1,062.64
an average of $14.36 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 45 minutes per day +

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 45 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99306
Performed in a facility
72
times performed,
0.33% of his services

21st 88th

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

63
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$16,632.00an average of $231.00 per time performed $8,976.24
an average of $124.67 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 15 minutes p... +

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 15 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99308
Performed in a facility
52
times performed,
0.24% of his services

22nd 30th

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

26
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4)
$4,940.00an average of $95.00 per time performed $2,665.52
an average of $51.26 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Strep test (streptococcus, group a)

Service Code: 87880
Performed in an office
46
times performed,
0.21% of his services

23rd 62nd

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

40
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,150.00an average of $25.00 per time performed $643.54
an average of $13.99 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Eardrum testing using ear probe

Service Code: 92567
Performed in an office
39
times performed,
0.18% of his services

24th 208th

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

38
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$975.00an average of $25.00 per time performed $377.13
an average of $9.67 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine microalbumin (protein) analysis

Service Code: 82044
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
0.17% of his services

25th 56th

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

37
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,140.00an average of $30.00 per time performed $119.32
an average of $3.14 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 20 mg

Service Code: J1020
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
0.17% of his services

26th 71st

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

30
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$190.00an average of $5.00 per time performed $74.48
an average of $1.96 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Administration of 1 vaccine

Service Code: 90471
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
0.16% of his services

27th 65th

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

36
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,260.00an average of $35.00 per time performed $599.76
an average of $16.66 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of lower and sacral spine, 2 or 3 views

Service Code: 72100
Performed in an office
35
times performed,
0.16% of his services

28th 96th

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

34
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,325.00an average of $95.00 per time performed $714.00
an average of $20.40 per time performed
drug

Vaccine for influenza for injection into muscle

Service Code: 90661
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
0.13% of his services

29th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

28
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$980.00an average of $35.00 per time performed $611.52
an average of $21.84 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of shoulder, 1 view

Service Code: 73020
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
0.13% of his services

30th 323rd

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

25
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,820.00an average of $65.00 per time performed $410.76
an average of $14.67 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, promethazine hcl, up to 50 mg

Service Code: J2550
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.12% of his services

31st 120th

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$130.00an average of $5.00 per time performed $27.56
an average of $1.06 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of knee, 1 or 2 views

Service Code: 73560
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.11% of his services

32nd 118th

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

24
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,560.00an average of $65.00 per time performed $415.20
an average of $17.30 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood glucose (sugar) test performed by hand-held instrument +

Blood glucose (sugar) test performed by hand-held instrument ×

Service Code: 82962
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.11% of his services

33rd 37th

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

20
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$240.00an average of $10.00 per time performed $75.12
an average of $3.13 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.09% of his services

34th 93rd

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,128.00an average of $112.00 per time performed $837.33
an average of $44.07 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of spine of neck, 2 or 3 views

Service Code: 72040
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.07% of his services

35th 175th

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,120.00an average of $70.00 per time performed $367.20
an average of $22.95 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of foot, 2 views

Service Code: 73620
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.07% of his services

36th 236th

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$800.00an average of $50.00 per time performed $288.80
an average of $18.05 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Imaging of abdomen

Service Code: 74020
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.07% of his services

37th 211th

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,520.00an average of $95.00 per time performed $372.64
an average of $23.29 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Skin test for tuberculosis

Service Code: 86580
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.07% of his services

38th 330th

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$225.00an average of $15.00 per time performed $74.55
an average of $4.97 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of both hips minimum 2 views

Service Code: 73520
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.06% of his services

39th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,400.00an average of $100.00 per time performed $338.10
an average of $24.15 per time performed
medical

Transitional care management services, highly complexity,... +

Transitional care management services, highly complexity, requiring face-to-face visits within 7 days of discharge ×

Service Code: 99496
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.06% of his services

40th 154th

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$4,480.00an average of $320.00 per time performed $2,383.78
an average of $170.27 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule +

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule ×

Service Code: 20610
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.06% of his services

41st 77th

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,066.00an average of $82.00 per time performed $531.70
an average of $40.90 per time performed
medical

Transitional care management services, moderately complex... +

Transitional care management services, moderately complexity, requiring face-to-face visits within 14 days of discharge ×

Service Code: 99495
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.05% of his services

42nd 170th

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,712.00an average of $226.00 per time performed $1,453.44
an average of $121.12 per time performed
medical
AUDITORY SYSTEM

Removal of impact ear wax, one ear

Service Code: 69210
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.05% of his services

43rd 124th

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$792.00an average of $72.00 per time performed $399.19
an average of $36.29 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.

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Richard V. Meadows
Average for Family Medicine Providers in Alabama

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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