TABLE 3

Patient Level and Time Spent per Encounter

Patient LevelNo. of Encounters (%)Range Across Practices, %No. of Patients (%)No. of CC Minutes (%)Minutes per Encounter
Level 11932 (50)23–681792 (56)18 161 (36)9.4
Level 2559 (15)3–33461 (14)9862 (20)17.6
Level 3813 (21)13–28617 (20)11 446 (23)14.1
Level 4551 (14)4–24302 (10)10 639 (21)19.3