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This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $102 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
209
Rank: 88th
out of 269 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
1,332
Rank: 36th
out of 269 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
6.4 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 3.3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$27.2K
Rank: 54th
out of 269 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$130 This Provider
Avg $102

Note: About 34% of this provider’s Medicare payments were for drugs administered in his office.
This is intended to reimburse the provider for purchasing the drugs, plus an additional percentage for overhead.

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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Hodaka P. Abe
Average for Physician Assistant Providers in Idaho

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 55 different services in 2013
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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
drug
DRUGS

Hyaluronan or derivative, synvisc or synvisc-one, for int... +

Hyaluronan or derivative, synvisc or synvisc-one, for intra-articular injection, 1 mg ×

Service Code: J7325
Performed in an office
832
times performed,
62% of his services

1st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

27
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$13,037an average of $16 per time performed $8,154
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
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
154
times performed,
12% of his services

2nd 1st

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

118
patients got this service, 56% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$10,686an average of $69 per time performed $6,636
an average of $43 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

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

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

Service Code: J3301
Performed in an office
126
times performed,
9% of his services

3rd 13th

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

25
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$224an average of $2 per time performed $170
an average of $1 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration or injection of large joint or joint capsule

Service Code: 20610
Performed in an office
66
times performed,
5% of his services

4th 16th

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

51
patients got this service, 24% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$5,667an average of $86 per time performed $2,667
an average of $40 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of hip 2 or more views

Service Code: 73510
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
1% of his services

5th 97th

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

13
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$520an average of $37 per time performed $346
an average of $25 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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