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This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $194 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
585
Rank: 286th
out of 2,174 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
7,445
Rank: 82nd
out of 2,174 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
12.7 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 5.3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$220K
Rank: 63rd
out of 2,174 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$376 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $194

Note: About 23% 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.

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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James M. Halverson
Average for Family Medicine Providers in Virginia

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 94 different services in 2013
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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, denosumab, 1 mg

Service Code: J0897
Performed in an office
3,840
times performed,
52% of his services

1st 16th

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

41
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$61,440an average of $16 per time performed $42,163
an average of $11 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
626
times performed,
8% of his services

2nd 1st

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

371
patients got this service, 63% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$81,380an average of $130 per time performed $42,756
an average of $68 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
436
times performed,
6% of his services

3rd 2nd

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

242
patients got this service, 41% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$37,932an average of $87 per time performed $19,040
an average of $44 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
262
times performed,
4% of his services

4th 26th

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

262
patients got this service, 45% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$31,440an average of $120 per time performed $28,380
an average of $108 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
256
times performed,
3% of his services

5th 22nd

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

251
patients got this service, 43% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$12,800an average of $50 per time performed $2,860
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
241
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 10th

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

134
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$8,435an average of $35 per time performed $3,126
an average of $13 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
229
times performed,
3% of his services

7th 5th

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

226
patients got this service, 39% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,870an average of $30 per time performed $5,686
an average of $25 per time performed
drug
MEDICINE

Vaccine for influenza injection

Service Code: 90662
Performed in an office
201
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 25th

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

201
patients got this service, 34% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,045an average of $45 per time performed $6,161
an average of $31 per time performed
medical
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
185
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 9th

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

60
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
3.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$15,725an average of $85 per time performed $9,898
an average of $54 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Injection into tissue or muscle for therapy, diagnosis, o... +

Injection into tissue or muscle for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96372
Performed in an office
108
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 13th

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

56
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$3,240an average of $30 per time performed $1,963
an average of $18 per time performed
medical
AUDITORY SYSTEM

Removal of impact ear wax

Service Code: 69210
Performed in an office
99
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 83rd

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

95
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$7,425an average of $75 per time performed $2,958
an average of $30 per time performed
medical
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
60
times performed,
0.81% of his services

12th 32nd

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

40
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$7,560an average of $126 per time performed $4,627
an average of $77 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, 30 minutes or less

Service Code: 99238
Performed in a facility
60
times performed,
0.81% of his services

13th 51st

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

38
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$6,060an average of $101 per time performed $3,284
an average of $55 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Physician certification for medicare-covered home health ... +

Physician 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 imple ×

Service Code: G0180
Performed in an office
60
times performed,
0.81% of his services

14th 73rd

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

44
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$9,000an average of $150 per time performed $2,395
an average of $40 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated urinalysis test

Service Code: 81003
Performed in an office
58
times performed,
0.78% of his services

15th 18th

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

46
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$986an average of $17 per time performed $171
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

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

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

Service Code: G0438
Performed in an office
58
times performed,
0.78% of his services

16th 36th

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

58
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,150an average of $175 per time performed $9,350
an average of $161 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
55
times performed,
0.74% of his services

17th 46th

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

47
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$12,705an average of $231 per time performed $8,166
an average of $148 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
52
times performed,
0.7% of his services

18th 45th

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

36
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$780an average of $15 per time performed $162
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Measurement and graphic recording of total and timed exha... +

Measurement and graphic recording of total and timed exhaled air capacity ×

Service Code: 94010
Performed in an office
49
times performed,
0.66% of his services

19th 111th

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

49
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,450an average of $50 per time performed $1,064
an average of $22 per time performed
drug
MEDICINE

Vaccine for pneumococcal polysaccharide for injection int... +

Vaccine for pneumococcal polysaccharide for injection into muscle, patient 2 years or older ×

Service Code: 90732
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
0.43% of his services

20th 42nd

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

32
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,400an average of $75 per time performed $2,167
an average of $68 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Smoking and tobacco use intermediate counseling, greater ... +

Smoking and tobacco use intermediate counseling, greater than 3 minutes up to 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99406
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
0.43% of his services

21st 183rd

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

25
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,600an average of $50 per time performed $270
an average of $8 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.42% of his services

22nd 38th

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

31
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$930an average of $30 per time performed $747
an average of $24 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
0.4% of his services

23rd 80th

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

25
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$2,880an average of $96 per time performed $1,516
an average of $51 per time performed
drug
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 (fluzone) ×

Service Code: Q2038
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
0.38% of his services

24th 20th

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

28
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$840an average of $30 per time performed $333
an average of $12 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
28
times performed,
0.38% of his services

25th 62nd

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

28
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,432an average of $194 per time performed $2,967
an average of $106 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of multiple skin growths

Service Code: 17003
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.28% of his services

26th 66th

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$714an average of $34 per time performed $100
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
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 im ×

Service Code: G0179
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.28% of his services

27th 94th

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$2,100an average of $100 per time performed $607
an average of $29 per time performed
medical
NA

Transitional care management services with communication ... +

Transitional care management services with communication with the patient and/or caregiver within 2 business days of discharge, medical decision making of high complexity during the service period face-to-face visit, within 7 calendar days of discharge ×

Service Code: 99496
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.23% of his services

28th 210th

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

15
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,420an average of $260 per time performed $3,022
an average of $178 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
16
times performed,
0.21% of his services

29th 30th

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

16
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,208an average of $138 per time performed $668
an average of $42 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typ... +

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99212
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.21% of his services

30th 14th

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

16
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$912an average of $57 per time performed $471
an average of $29 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
16
times performed,
0.21% of his services

31st 24th

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

16
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$2,816an average of $176 per time performed $1,393
an average of $87 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Initial preventive physical examination; face-to-face vis... +

Initial preventive physical examination; face-to-face visit, services limited to new beneficiary during the first 12 months of medicare enrollment ×

Service Code: G0402
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.17% of his services

32nd 121st

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)
$2,080an average of $160 per time performed $2,051
an average of $158 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Electrocardiogram, routine ecg with 12 leads; performed a... +

Electrocardiogram, routine ecg with 12 leads; performed as a screening for the initial preventive physical examination with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: G0403
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.17% of his services

33rd 179th

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)
$650an average of $50 per time performed $56
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Detection test for influenza virus

Service Code: 87804
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.15% of his services

34th 98th

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)
$275an average of $25 per time performed $151
an average of $14 per time performed

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 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.

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