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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $905 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 70 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
360
Rank: 99th
out of 190 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
834
Rank: 135th
out of 190 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
2.3 This Provider
Avg 69.9
Total Paid
by Medicare
$37.9K
Rank: 144th
out of 190 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$105 This Provider
Avg $905

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.

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 in 2014.

Patients saw before

CARLOS FRANCO MD

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 20 different services in 2014
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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 15 minutes ×

Service Code: 99213
Performed in a facility
420
times performed,
50% of his services

1st 22nd

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

261
patients got this service, 73% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$89,460an average of $213 per time performed $14,251
an average of $34 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 a facility
159
times performed,
19% of his services

2nd 28th

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

105
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$49,926an average of $314 per time performed $8,949
an average of $56 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 a facility
76
times performed,
9% of his services

3rd 46th

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

59
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$9,804an average of $129 per time performed $1,382
an average of $18 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
43
times performed,
5% of his services

4th 30th

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

17
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$9,030an average of $210 per time performed $2,442
an average of $57 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 a facility
34
times performed,
4% of his services

5th 80th

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

34
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$16,456an average of $484 per time performed $3,143
an average of $92 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 a facility
24
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 85th

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

19
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$10,128an average of $422 per time performed $1,926
an average of $80 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 a facility
17
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 96th

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

17
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,389an average of $317 per time performed $1,026
an average of $60 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.

Hover over each slice to see percentage breakdown.

Carlos M Franco
Average for Hematology & Oncology Providers in Georgia

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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