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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $233 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 6 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,390
Rank: 59th
out of 2,711 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
21,408
Rank: 38th
out of 2,711 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
15.4 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 5.9
Total Paid
by Medicare
$383K
Rank: 73rd
out of 2,711 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$275 This Provider
Avg $233

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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Garland R. Moeller
Average for Internal Medicine 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

LARRY ADAMS

JAMES DRAKE

SAMUEL BUFF

ALFRED BEYER

ELIZABETH D'ANGELO

Organizations

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

CAROLINAEAST MEDICAL CE...

Patients saw before

Garland R. Moeller

Patients saw after

Individuals

LARRY ADAMS

CHRISTOPHER FLYE

JAMES DRAKE

ALFRED BEYER

WILLIAM COREY

Organizations

CAROLINAEAST MEDICAL CE...

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 52 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
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
2,172
times performed,
10% of his services

1st 3rd

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

749
patients got this service, 54% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$43,440an average of $20 per time performed $6,516
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, p... +

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, platelets), automated test ×

Service Code: 85025
Performed in an office
1,974
times performed,
9% of his services

2nd 7th

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

714
patients got this service, 51% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$78,960an average of $40 per time performed $21,714
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Kidney function blood test panel

Service Code: 80069
Performed in an office
1,916
times performed,
9% of his services

3rd 75th

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

687
patients got this service, 49% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$130,288an average of $68 per time performed $13,412
an average of $7 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Liver function blood test panel

Service Code: 80076
Performed in an office
1,754
times performed,
8% of his services

4th 36th

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

651
patients got this service, 47% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$99,978an average of $57 per time performed $10,524
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation +

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation ×

Service Code: 85652
Performed in an office
1,728
times performed,
8% of his services

5th 102nd

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

654
patients got this service, 47% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$57,024an average of $33 per time performed $6,912
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 15 minutes ×

Service Code: 99213
Performed in an office
1,717
times performed,
8% of his services

6th 2nd

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

690
patients got this service, 50% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$183,719an average of $107 per time performed $80,699
an average of $47 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Measurement c-reactive protein for detection of infection... +

Measurement c-reactive protein for detection of infection or inflammation ×

Service Code: 86140
Performed in an office
1,422
times performed,
7% of his services

7th 206th

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

558
patients got this service, 40% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$110,916an average of $78 per time performed $9,954
an average of $7 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, denosumab (prolia, xgeva), 1 mg

Service Code: J0897
Performed in an office
1,200
times performed,
6% of his services

8th 33rd

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

15
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$31,200an average of $26 per time performed $13,200
an average of $11 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
826
times performed,
4% of his services

9th 1st

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

433
patients got this service, 31% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$128,030an average of $155 per time performed $57,820
an average of $70 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Bone density measurement using dedicated x-ray machine

Service Code: 77080
Performed in an office
744
times performed,
3% of his services

10th 70th

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

744
patients got this service, 54% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$285,696an average of $384 per time performed $44,640
an average of $60 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope +

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope ×

Service Code: 81001
Performed in an office
663
times performed,
3% of his services

11th 31st

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

379
patients got this service, 27% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$17,238an average of $26 per time performed $2,652
an average of $4 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of hand, minimum of 3 views

Service Code: 73130
Performed in an office
576
times performed,
3% of his services

12th 337th

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

284
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$54,144an average of $94 per time performed $9,216
an average of $16 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
494
times performed,
2% of his services

13th 9th

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

245
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$41,002an average of $83 per time performed $4,940
an average of $10 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

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

Service Code: 71020
Performed in an office
324
times performed,
2% of his services

14th 40th

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

286
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$37,584an average of $116 per time performed $4,212
an average of $13 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
324
times performed,
2% of his services

15th 17th

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

257
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$28,512an average of $88 per time performed $7,452
an average of $23 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
307
times performed,
1% of his services

16th 13th

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

306
patients got this service, 22% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,210an average of $30 per time performed $6,754
an average of $22 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 (fluvirin) ×

Service Code: Q2037
Performed in an office
306
times performed,
1% of his services

17th 30th

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

305
patients got this service, 22% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,038an average of $23 per time performed $4,284
an average of $14 per time performed
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution , 250 cc

Service Code: J7050
Performed in an office
296
times performed,
1% of his services

18th 138th

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

33
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
4.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$6,808an average of $23 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Creatine kinase (cardiac enzyme) level

Service Code: 82550
Performed in an office
241
times performed,
1% of his services

19th 79th

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

195
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$8,194an average of $34 per time performed $964
an average of $4 per time performed
DRUGS

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

Service Code: J3420
Performed in an office
235
times performed,
1% of his services

20th 35th

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

51
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
4.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.7)
$2,350an average of $10 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 80 mg

Service Code: J1040
Performed in an office
214
times performed,
1% of his services

21st 83rd

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

148
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$3,424an average of $16 per time performed $1,070
an average of $5 per time performed
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
193
times performed,
0.9% of his services

22nd 100th

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

122
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$36,284an average of $188 per time performed $9,071
an average of $47 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
188
times performed,
0.88% of his services

23rd 12th

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

96
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$10,904an average of $58 per time performed $2,632
an average of $14 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
179
times performed,
0.84% of his services

24th 18th

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

33
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
5.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$8,950an average of $50 per time performed $2,864
an average of $16 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein up to 1 hour

Service Code: 96413
Performed in an office
134
times performed,
0.63% of his services

25th 192nd

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

20
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
6.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.2)
$62,310an average of $465 per time performed $13,132
an average of $98 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Uric acid level, blood

Service Code: 84550
Performed in an office
120
times performed,
0.56% of his services

26th 90th

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

65
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$3,120an average of $26 per time performed $360
an average of $3 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of both knees, standing, front to back view

Service Code: 73565
Performed in an office
114
times performed,
0.53% of his services

27th Alert

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

112
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$10,260an average of $90 per time performed $2,052
an average of $18 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of foot, minimum of 3 views

Service Code: 73630
Performed in an office
114
times performed,
0.53% of his services

28th 349th

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

56
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,830an average of $95 per time performed $1,938
an average of $17 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
102
times performed,
0.48% of his services

29th 66th

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

102
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$26,316an average of $258 per time performed $11,730
an average of $115 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Skin test for tuberculosis

Service Code: 86580
Performed in an office
97
times performed,
0.45% of his services

30th 346th

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

96
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,104an average of $32 per time performed $485
an average of $5 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein

Service Code: 96415
Performed in an office
83
times performed,
0.39% of his services

31st 252nd

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

15
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
5.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$10,043an average of $121 per time performed $1,909
an average of $23 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Ferritin (blood protein) level

Service Code: 82728
Performed in an office
81
times performed,
0.38% of his services

32nd 92nd

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

60
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$6,075an average of $75 per time performed $1,539
an average of $19 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of shoulder, minimum of 2 views

Service Code: 73030
Performed in an office
70
times performed,
0.33% of his services

33rd 279th

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

35
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,050an average of $115 per time performed $1,050
an average of $15 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, zoledronic acid (reclast), 1 mg

Service Code: J3488
Performed in an office
65
times performed,
0.3% of his services

34th 124th

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

13
patients got this service, 0.94% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$29,250an average of $450 per time performed $11,570
an average of $178 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of lower and sacral spine, minimum of 4 views

Service Code: 72110
Performed in an office
57
times performed,
0.27% of his services

35th 255th

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

56
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,462an average of $166 per time performed $1,425
an average of $25 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of both hips minimum 2 views

Service Code: 73520
Performed in an office
54
times performed,
0.25% of his services

36th 551st

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

53
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,750an average of $125 per time performed $1,080
an average of $20 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
44
times performed,
0.21% of his services

37th 8th

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

17
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.5)
$1,408an average of $32 per time performed $264
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cyanocobalamin (vitamin b-12) level

Service Code: 82607
Performed in an office
41
times performed,
0.19% of his services

38th 82nd

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

41
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$3,567an average of $87 per time performed $861
an average of $21 per time performed
MEDICINE

Ultrasound scanning of blood flow (outside the brain) on ... +

Ultrasound scanning of blood flow (outside the brain) on both sides of head and neck ×

Service Code: 93880
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
0.14% of his services

39th 114th

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

30
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$22,830an average of $761 per time performed $3,120
an average of $104 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Folic acid level

Service Code: 82746
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
0.14% of his services

40th 145th

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

29
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$2,465an average of $85 per time performed $609
an average of $21 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of abdomen

Service Code: 76700
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.09% of his services

41st 228th

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

20
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,380an average of $369 per time performed $1,260
an average of $63 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Red blood count, manual test

Service Code: 85044
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.09% of his services

42nd 502nd

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

20
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$540an average of $27 per time performed $120
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial colony count, urine

Service Code: 87086
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.08% of his services

43rd 126th

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

18
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$936an average of $52 per time performed $198
an average of $11 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
17
times performed,
0.08% of his services

44th 23rd

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

17
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,751an average of $103 per time performed $204
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 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99212
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.07% of his services

45th 38th

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

13
patients got this service, 0.94% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$1,260an average of $84 per time performed $450
an average of $30 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Prostate cancer screening; prostate specific antigen test... +

Prostate cancer screening; prostate specific antigen test (psa) ×

Service Code: G0103
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.07% of his services

46th 72nd

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

15
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$450an average of $30 per time performed $390
an average of $26 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of upper spine, 4 or 5 views

Service Code: 72050
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.07% of his services

47th 358th

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,170an average of $155 per time performed $350
an average of $25 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosi... +

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis up to 1 hour ×

Service Code: 96365
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.07% of his services

48th 167th

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$3,150an average of $225 per time performed $616
an average of $44 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of breasts

Service Code: 76645
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.06% of his services

49th 472nd

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

11
patients got this service, 0.79% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,340an average of $195 per time performed $552
an average of $46 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.06% of his services

50th 10th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.79% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$768an average of $64 per time performed $132
an average of $11 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Diagnostic mammography, producing direct digital image, u... +

Diagnostic mammography, producing direct digital image, unilateral, all views ×

Service Code: G0206
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.06% of his services

51st 404th

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

12
patients got this service, 0.86% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,100an average of $175 per time performed $876
an average of $73 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Evaluation of antimicrobial drug (antibiotic, antifungal,... +

Evaluation of antimicrobial drug (antibiotic, antifungal, antiviral) ×

Service Code: 87184
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.05% of his services

52nd 310th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.79% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$484an average of $44 per time performed $110
an average of $10 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 "Rheumatology." 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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