Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $321 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
37
Rank: 14th
out of 17 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
94
Rank: 15th
out of 17 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
2.5 This Provider
Avg 2.8
Total Paid
by Medicare
$10.1K
Rank: 16th
out of 17 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$272 This Provider
Avg $321

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 within 30 days before or after this provider in 2014.

Individuals

GORDON TWEDT

EDWIN FORTENBERY

JAMES BISE

STEPHEN SOUTHER

MICHAEL AQUADRO

Organizations

PHOEBE PUTNEY MEMORIAL ...

Patients saw before

LAWRENCE WILSON M.D.

Patients saw after

Individuals

GORDON TWEDT

RUSSELL JONES

MICHAEL AQUADRO

Organizations

PHOEBE PUTNEY MEMORIAL ...

DOUGHERTY COUNTY COMMIS...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 8 different services in 2014

All Services

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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

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99233
Performed in a facility
36
times performed,
38% of his services

1st 3rd

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

16
patients got this service, 43% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$7,560an average of $210 per time performed $2,851
an average of $79 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Critical care delivery critically ill or injured patient,... +

Critical care delivery critically ill or injured patient, first 30-74 minutes ×

Service Code: 99291
Performed in a facility
28
times performed,
30% of his services

2nd 2nd

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

24
patients got this service, 65% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$15,792an average of $564 per time performed $4,795
an average of $171 per time performed
medical
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Insertion of central venous catheter for infusion, patien... +

Insertion of central venous catheter for infusion, patient 5 years or older ×

Service Code: 36556
Performed in a facility
17
times performed,
18% of his services

3rd 8th

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

17
patients got this service, 46% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$12,512an average of $736 per time performed $1,630
an average of $96 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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