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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $391 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 9 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
762
Rank: 10th
out of 152 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
5,424
Rank: 23rd
out of 152 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
7.1 This Provider
Avg 9.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$224K
Rank: 27th
out of 152 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$294 This Provider
Avg $391

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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Joseph A. Saveika
Average for Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Providers in Virginia

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

CARRIE MOSS

CLAY SINGLETON

MANISH PATEL

MARCUS SMITH

JAMES MOSURE

Organizations

SENTARA HOSPITALS

REHABILITATION INSTITUT...

Patients saw before

Joseph A. Saveika

Patients saw after

Individuals

CARRIE MOSS

CLAY SINGLETON

MARCUS SMITH

MANISH PATEL

MARY BASCO

Organizations

SENTARA HOSPITALS

FRANKLIN HOSPITAL CORPO...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 23 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
DRUGS

Injection, denosumab (prolia, xgeva), 1 mg

Service Code: J0897
Performed in an office
1,980
times performed,
37% of his services

1st Alert

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

23
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$39,600an average of $20 per time performed $21,780
an average of $11 per time performed
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
597
times performed,
11% of his services

2nd 2nd

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

284
patients got this service, 37% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.3)
$56,715an average of $95 per time performed $32,238
an average of $54 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
529
times performed,
10% of his services

3rd 4th

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

216
patients got this service, 28% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$71,944an average of $136 per time performed $40,204
an average of $76 per time performed
MEDICINE

Needle measurement and recording of nerve sensory (feel) ... +

Needle measurement and recording of nerve sensory (feel) function ×

Service Code: 95904
Performed in an office
528
times performed,
10% of his services

4th 9th

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

120
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$47,520an average of $90 per time performed $22,704
an average of $43 per time performed
MEDICINE

Needle measurement and recording of nerve motor (movement... +

Needle measurement and recording of nerve motor (movement) function ×

Service Code: 95900
Performed in an office
498
times performed,
9% of his services

5th 12th

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

120
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$49,800an average of $100 per time performed $24,402
an average of $49 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 15 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 15 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99231
Performed in a facility
247
times performed,
5% of his services

6th 8th

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

94
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$17,290an average of $70 per time performed $7,410
an average of $30 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 50 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 50 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99222
Performed in a facility
227
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 22nd

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

214
patients got this service, 28% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$40,860an average of $180 per time performed $23,608
an average of $104 per time performed
MEDICINE

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity o... +

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity of muscles of arm or leg complete study ×

Service Code: 95886
Performed in an office
209
times performed,
4% of his services

8th 26th

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

119
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$29,469an average of $141 per time performed $13,585
an average of $65 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
184
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 16th

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

183
patients got this service, 24% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$36,064an average of $196 per time performed $21,160
an average of $115 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 40 mg

Service Code: J1030
Performed in an office
63
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 24th

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

42
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$630an average of $10 per time performed $189
an average of $3 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
55
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 18th

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

38
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$7,700an average of $140 per time performed $2,640
an average of $48 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
54
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 3rd

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

45
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$4,806an average of $89 per time performed $2,916
an average of $54 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 2... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 20 minutes ×

Service Code: 99202
Performed in an office
40
times performed,
0.74% of his services

13th 112th

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

40
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,800an average of $95 per time performed $2,120
an average of $53 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
35
times performed,
0.65% of his services

14th 82nd

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

24
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$1,225an average of $35 per time performed $630
an average of $18 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

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

Service Code: 72110
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
0.59% of his services

15th 72nd

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

31
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,680an average of $115 per time performed $1,216
an average of $38 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
26
times performed,
0.48% of his services

16th 34th

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

22
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$1,690an average of $65 per time performed $858
an average of $33 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of knee, 3 views

Service Code: 73562
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.46% of his services

17th Alert

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,625an average of $65 per time performed $700
an average of $28 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injection procedure into sacroiliac joint for anesthetic ... +

Injection procedure into sacroiliac joint for anesthetic or steroid ×

Service Code: 27096
Performed in a facility
20
times performed,
0.37% of his services

18th 110th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$4,000an average of $200 per time performed $1,100
an average of $55 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of shoulder, minimum of 2 views

Service Code: 73030
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.35% of his services

19th Alert

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,710an average of $90 per time performed $418
an average of $22 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of upper spine, 4 or 5 views

Service Code: 72050
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.33% of his services

20th 127th

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,322an average of $129 per time performed $738
an average of $41 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Bone density measurement using dedicated x-ray machine

Service Code: 77080
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.28% of his services

21st 139th

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,180an average of $212 per time performed $945
an average of $63 per time performed
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
12
times performed,
0.22% of his services

22nd 39th

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)
$1,740an average of $145 per time performed $984
an average of $82 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of sacroiliac joints, 3 or more views

Service Code: 72202
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.2% of his services

23rd Alert

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$869an average of $79 per time performed $308
an average of $28 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 "Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation." 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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