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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $844 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 73 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
410
Rank: 128th
out of 214 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
26,672
Rank: 106th
out of 214 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
65.1 This Provider
Avg 72.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$327K
Rank: 102nd
out of 214 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$798 This Provider
Avg $844

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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J B. Lesesne
Average for Hematology/Oncology Providers in Georgia

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

MARTHA BADNIN

PRADEEP JOLLY

CARLOS FRANCO

WILLIAM WHALEY

MANSOOR SALEH

Organizations

NORTHSIDE HOSPITAL INC

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

Patients saw before

J B. Lesesne

Patients saw after

Individuals

MARTHA BADNIN

CARLOS FRANCO

PRADEEP JOLLY

WILLIAM WHALEY

MANSOOR SALEH

Organizations

NORTHSIDE HOSPITAL INC

SAINT JOSEPHS HOSPITAL ...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 43 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, darbepoetin alfa, 1 microgram (non-end-stage r... +

Injection, darbepoetin alfa, 1 microgram (non-end-stage renal disease use) ×

Service Code: J0881
Performed in an office
9,880
times performed,
37% of his services

1st 1st

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

11
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.8)
$98,800an average of $10 per time performed $29,640
an average of $3 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, fosaprepitant (emend), 1 mg

Service Code: J1453
Performed in an office
6,150
times performed,
23% of his services

2nd 2nd

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

18
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.6)
$24,600an average of $4 per time performed $6,150
an average of $1 per time performed
TEMPORARY CODES

Low osmolar contrast material, 300-399 mg/ml iodine conce... +

Low osmolar contrast material, 300-399 mg/ml iodine concentration, per ml ×

Service Code: Q9967
Performed in an office
3,050
times performed,
11% of his services

3rd 9th

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

22
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$12,200an average of $4 per time performed $0
an average of $0 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
1,161
times performed,
4% of his services

4th 8th

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

362
patients got this service, 88% of his patients
3.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4)
$37,152an average of $32 per time performed $12,771
an average of $11 per time performed
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
894
times performed,
3% of his services

5th 12th

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

324
patients got this service, 79% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.2)
$19,668an average of $22 per time performed $2,682
an average of $3 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
870
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 5th

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

24
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.6)
$2,610an average of $3 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
740
times performed,
3% of his services

7th 20th

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

322
patients got this service, 79% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$37,740an average of $51 per time performed $10,360
an average of $14 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, palonosetron hydrochloride, 25 mcg

Service Code: J2469
Performed in an office
660
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 10th

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

24
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.3)
$42,900an average of $65 per time performed $9,900
an average of $15 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
620
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 18th

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

292
patients got this service, 71% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$74,400an average of $120 per time performed $31,000
an average of $50 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, iron dextran, 50 mg

Service Code: J1750
Performed in an office
390
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 26th

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

13
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$21,840an average of $56 per time performed $3,510
an average of $9 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, rituximab (rituxan), 100 mg

Service Code: J9310
Performed in an office
183
times performed,
0.69% of his services

11th 40th

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

13
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.5)
$192,516an average of $1,052 per time performed $94,245
an average of $515 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy prevention or diagnosis ... +

Infusion into a vein for therapy prevention or diagnosis additional sequential infusion up to 1 hour ×

Service Code: 96367
Performed in an office
170
times performed,
0.64% of his services

12th 23rd

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

40
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.4)
$15,810an average of $93 per time performed $4,420
an average of $26 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Lactate dehydrogenase (enzyme) level

Service Code: 83615
Performed in an office
165
times performed,
0.62% of his services

13th 32nd

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

112
patients got this service, 27% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$4,785an average of $29 per time performed $825
an average of $5 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
164
times performed,
0.61% of his services

14th 24th

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

47
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
3.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.1)
$8,528an average of $52 per time performed $3,116
an average of $19 per time performed
MEDICINE

Injection of different drug or substance into a vein for ... +

Injection of different drug or substance into a vein for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96375
Performed in an office
164
times performed,
0.61% of his services

15th 29th

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

33
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
3.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.9)
$12,300an average of $75 per time performed $2,952
an average of $18 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein up to 1 hour

Service Code: 96413
Performed in an office
147
times performed,
0.55% of his services

16th 27th

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

42
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.3)
$73,941an average of $503 per time performed $16,317
an average of $111 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
111
times performed,
0.42% of his services

17th 44th

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

76
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$8,658an average of $78 per time performed $3,552
an average of $32 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Ferritin (blood protein) level

Service Code: 82728
Performed in an office
92
times performed,
0.34% of his services

18th 56th

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

61
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$4,600an average of $50 per time performed $1,748
an average of $19 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron level

Service Code: 83540
Performed in an office
92
times performed,
0.34% of his services

19th 70th

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

61
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$2,944an average of $32 per time performed $828
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron binding capacity

Service Code: 83550
Performed in an office
92
times performed,
0.34% of his services

20th 68th

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

61
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$2,760an average of $30 per time performed $1,104
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 25 minutes ×

Service Code: 99214
Performed in an office
91
times performed,
0.34% of his services

21st 17th

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

57
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$15,925an average of $175 per time performed $7,189
an average of $79 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
85
times performed,
0.32% of his services

22nd 42nd

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

34
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$21,080an average of $248 per time performed $4,760
an average of $56 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein

Service Code: 96415
Performed in an office
85
times performed,
0.32% of his services

23rd 36th

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

21
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.4)
$10,285an average of $121 per time performed $2,040
an average of $24 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, diphenhydramine hydrochloride, up to 50 mg

Service Code: J1200
Performed in an office
73
times performed,
0.27% of his services

24th 38th

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

27
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.8)
$365an average of $5 per time performed $73
an average of $1 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Carcinoembryonic antigen (cea) protein level

Service Code: 82378
Performed in an office
62
times performed,
0.23% of his services

25th 88th

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

31
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$5,580an average of $90 per time performed $1,674
an average of $27 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Immunologic analysis for detection of tumor antigen

Service Code: 86300
Performed in an office
51
times performed,
0.19% of his services

26th 82nd

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

31
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$3,009an average of $59 per time performed $1,479
an average of $29 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into... +

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into a vein up to 1 hour ×

Service Code: 96417
Performed in an office
47
times performed,
0.18% of his services

27th 46th

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

16
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.6)
$11,750an average of $250 per time performed $2,632
an average of $56 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
47
times performed,
0.18% of his services

28th 84th

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

47
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$13,113an average of $279 per time performed $5,922
an average of $126 per time performed
MEDICINE

Hydration infusion into a vein

Service Code: 96361
Performed in an office
40
times performed,
0.15% of his services

29th 48th

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

19
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$1,760an average of $44 per time performed $480
an average of $12 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, hydrocortisone sodium succinate, up to 100 mg +

Injection, hydrocortisone sodium succinate, up to 100 mg ×

Service Code: J1720
Performed in an office
35
times performed,
0.13% of his services

30th 120th

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

14
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$350an average of $10 per time performed $105
an average of $3 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis +

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis ×

Service Code: 96366
Performed in an office
33
times performed,
0.12% of his services

31st 50th

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

15
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$3,300an average of $100 per time performed $561
an average of $17 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Magnesium level

Service Code: 83735
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.1% of his services

32nd 57th

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

13
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$675an average of $25 per time performed $243
an average of $9 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ct scan chest with contrast

Service Code: 71260
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.1% of his services

33rd 97th

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

21
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$15,808an average of $608 per time performed $2,938
an average of $113 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, pegfilgrastim, 6 mg

Service Code: J2505
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.1% of his services

34th 76th

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

16
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$153,400an average of $5,900 per time performed $58,318
an average of $2,243 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.08% of his services

35th 115th

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

18
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,575an average of $75 per time performed $504
an average of $24 per time performed
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution , 1000 cc

Service Code: J7030
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.08% of his services

36th 64th

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

15
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$420an average of $20 per time performed $21
an average of $1 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
20
times performed,
0.07% of his services

37th 144th

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

12
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$220an average of $11 per time performed $80
an average of $4 per time performed
MEDICINE

Hydration infusion into a vein 31 minutes to 1 hour

Service Code: 96360
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.06% of his services

38th 73rd

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

12
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$2,346an average of $138 per time performed $782
an average of $46 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84439
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.06% of his services

39th 129th

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

14
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$525an average of $35 per time performed $195
an average of $13 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.06% of his services

40th 98th

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

14
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$630an average of $42 per time performed $330
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 (flulaval) ×

Service Code: Q2036
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.06% of his services

41st 117th

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

14
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$315an average of $21 per time performed $135
an average of $9 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ct scan of abdomen and pelvis with contrast

Service Code: 74177
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.05% of his services

42nd 105th

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

11
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$15,522an average of $1,194 per time performed $2,860
an average of $220 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cyanocobalamin (vitamin b-12) level

Service Code: 82607
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.04% of his services

43rd 85th

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

11
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$660an average of $55 per time performed $252
an average of $21 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 "Hematology & Oncology." 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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