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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
592
Rank: 652nd
out of 2,711 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
12,931
Rank: 112th
out of 2,711 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
21.8 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 5.9
Total Paid
by Medicare
$311K
Rank: 129th
out of 2,711 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$525 This Provider is in the top 10%
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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Mohammed Rahman
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.

Patients saw before

Mohammed Rahman

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 41 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
2,710
times performed,
21% of his services

1st 3rd

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

432
patients got this service, 73% of his patients
6.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$27,100an average of $10 per time performed $8,130
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
1,139
times performed,
9% of his services

2nd 10th

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

414
patients got this service, 70% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$51,255an average of $45 per time performed $11,390
an average of $10 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
1,076
times performed,
8% of his services

3rd 9th

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

405
patients got this service, 68% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$69,940an average of $65 per time performed $15,064
an average of $14 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
981
times performed,
8% of his services

4th 1st

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

358
patients got this service, 60% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$175,599an average of $179 per time performed $66,708
an average of $68 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
879
times performed,
7% of his services

5th 4th

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

166
patients got this service, 28% of his patients
5.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$118,665an average of $135 per time performed $46,587
an average of $53 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
720
times performed,
6% of his services

6th 22nd

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

271
patients got this service, 46% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$36,000an average of $50 per time performed $7,920
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 5 minutes ×

Service Code: 99211
Performed in an office
626
times performed,
5% of his services

7th 16th

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

300
patients got this service, 51% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$23,162an average of $37 per time performed $8,138
an average of $13 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
615
times performed,
5% of his services

8th 12th

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

227
patients got this service, 38% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$28,905an average of $47 per time performed $8,610
an average of $14 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
608
times performed,
5% of his services

9th 38th

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

283
patients got this service, 48% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$43,776an average of $72 per time performed $17,632
an average of $29 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
470
times performed,
4% of his services

10th 2nd

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

236
patients got this service, 40% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$56,400an average of $120 per time performed $21,150
an average of $45 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
336
times performed,
3% of his services

11th 8th

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

21
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
16
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.5)
$6,384an average of $19 per time performed $2,016
an average of $6 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
267
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 13th

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

265
patients got this service, 45% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,146an average of $38 per time performed $6,141
an average of $23 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
255
times performed,
2% of his services

13th 30th

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

253
patients got this service, 43% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,120an average of $24 per time performed $3,570
an average of $14 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
239
times performed,
2% of his services

14th 23rd

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

214
patients got this service, 36% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$14,340an average of $60 per time performed $2,868
an average of $12 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated urinalysis test

Service Code: 81003
Performed in an office
212
times performed,
2% of his services

15th 25th

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

173
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$2,332an average of $11 per time performed $636
an average of $3 per time performed
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
207
times performed,
2% of his services

16th 5th

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

47
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
4.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$40,158an average of $194 per time performed $15,732
an average of $76 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
196
times performed,
2% of his services

17th 18th

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

25
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
7.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$7,840an average of $40 per time performed $3,136
an average of $16 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Analysis of substance using immunoassay technique

Service Code: 83518
Performed in an office
156
times performed,
1% of his services

18th 342nd

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

147
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,772an average of $37 per time performed $1,716
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
138
times performed,
1% of his services

19th 17th

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

119
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$10,902an average of $79 per time performed $3,174
an average of $23 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specif... +

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specified, 10 mg ×

Service Code: J3301
Performed in an office
135
times performed,
1% of his services

20th 27th

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

26
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$2,025an average of $15 per time performed $135
an average of $1 per time performed
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
106
times performed,
0.82% of his services

21st 11th

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

87
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$39,962an average of $377 per time performed $15,582
an average of $147 per time performed
DRUGS

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

Service Code: J3420
Performed in an office
102
times performed,
0.79% of his services

22nd 35th

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

16
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
6.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.7)
$1,530an average of $15 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, more than 30 minutes

Service Code: 99239
Performed in a facility
95
times performed,
0.73% of his services

23rd 19th

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

59
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$19,000an average of $200 per time performed $7,505
an average of $79 per time performed
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
77
times performed,
0.6% of his services

24th 68th

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

76
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,930an average of $90 per time performed $4,774
an average of $62 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
75
times performed,
0.58% of his services

25th 71st

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

74
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,850an average of $38 per time performed $1,725
an average of $23 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood

Service Code: 82274
Performed in an office
58
times performed,
0.45% of his services

26th 283rd

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

55
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,466an average of $77 per time performed $1,276
an average of $22 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Strep test (streptococcus, group a)

Service Code: 87880
Performed in an office
48
times performed,
0.37% of his services

27th 188th

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

41
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,640an average of $55 per time performed $768
an average of $16 per time performed
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
47
times performed,
0.36% of his services

28th 24th

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

44
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$11,280an average of $240 per time performed $4,418
an average of $94 per time performed
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 implementation of the plan of care that meets patient's needs, per re-certification period ×

Service Code: G0179
Performed in an office
45
times performed,
0.35% of his services

29th 87th

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

15
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$4,140an average of $92 per time performed $1,215
an average of $27 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, 30 minutes or less

Service Code: 99238
Performed in a facility
33
times performed,
0.26% of his services

30th 29th

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

29
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,554an average of $138 per time performed $1,749
an average of $53 per time performed
AUDITORY SYSTEM

Removal of impact ear wax, one ear

Service Code: 69210
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.24% of his services

31st 134th

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

27
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,697an average of $87 per time performed $1,116
an average of $36 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
31
times performed,
0.24% of his services

32nd 48th

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

28
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$7,936an average of $256 per time performed $3,100
an average of $100 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital observation care typically 70 minutes per day

Service Code: 99220
Performed in a facility
30
times performed,
0.23% of his services

33rd 61st

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

28
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,180an average of $306 per time performed $3,990
an average of $133 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent observation care, typically 25 minutes per day +

Subsequent observation care, typically 25 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99225
Performed in a facility
30
times performed,
0.23% of his services

34th 120th

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

19
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$4,500an average of $150 per time performed $1,560
an average of $52 per time performed
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 implementation of the plan of care that meets patient's needs, per certification period ×

Service Code: G0180
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
0.22% of his services

35th 84th

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

22
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$3,509an average of $121 per time performed $1,044
an average of $36 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
28
times performed,
0.22% of his services

36th 100th

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

20
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$3,780an average of $135 per time performed $1,260
an average of $45 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound behind abdominal cavity

Service Code: 76770
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.18% of his services

37th 361st

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

23
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,290an average of $230 per time performed $1,656
an average of $72 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital observation care discharge

Service Code: 99217
Performed in a facility
21
times performed,
0.16% of his services

38th 59th

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

21
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,919an average of $139 per time performed $1,092
an average of $52 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of abdomen

Service Code: 76700
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.15% of his services

39th 228th

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

20
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,860an average of $243 per time performed $2,040
an average of $102 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
19
times performed,
0.15% of his services

40th 66th

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

19
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,225an average of $275 per time performed $1,425
an average of $75 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 6... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 60 minutes ×

Service Code: 99205
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.14% of his services

41st 127th

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

18
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,174an average of $343 per time performed $2,142
an average of $119 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 "Internal Medicine." 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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