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Health Laboratories Services Inc

Roberto clemente avenue block 89 #2, Carolina, P.R., 00985 | (787) 762-4786

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $134 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 12 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
604
Rank: 13th
out of 568 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
11,708
Rank: 11th
out of 568 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
19.4 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 12.4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$127K
Rank: 13th
out of 568 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$211 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $134

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

RAMON ORTEGA COLON

JOSE HERNANDEZ

RICARDO CASTRO

VILMA VARGAS

CARLOS BALSALOBRE ALONSO

Organizations

HOSPITAL ESPANOL AUXILI...

PRESBYTERIAN COMMUNITY ...

Patients saw before

Health Laboratories Services Inc

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 55 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
2,053
times performed,
18% of its services

1st 1st

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

592
patients got this service, 98% of its patients
3.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$6,159an average of $3 per time performed $6,159
an average of $3 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
1,334
times performed,
11% of its services

2nd 2nd

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

526
patients got this service, 87% of its patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$14,674an average of $11 per time performed $14,674
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
1,270
times performed,
11% of its services

3rd 3rd

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

523
patients got this service, 87% of its patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$19,050an average of $15 per time performed $15,240
an average of $12 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
1,184
times performed,
10% of its services

4th 4th

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

513
patients got this service, 85% of its patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$22,496an average of $19 per time performed $17,760
an average of $15 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
1,055
times performed,
9% of its services

5th 8th

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

470
patients got this service, 78% of its patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$4,220an average of $4 per time performed $4,220
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
619
times performed,
5% of its services

6th 5th

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

377
patients got this service, 62% of its patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$14,856an average of $24 per time performed $14,856
an average of $24 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
553
times performed,
5% of its services

7th 7th

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

303
patients got this service, 50% of its patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$7,742an average of $14 per time performed $7,742
an average of $14 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial urine culture

Service Code: 87088
Performed in an office
279
times performed,
2% of its services

8th 10th

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

152
patients got this service, 25% of its patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$3,069an average of $11 per time performed $3,069
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Vitamin d-3 level

Service Code: 82306
Performed in an office
223
times performed,
2% of its services

9th 12th

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

165
patients got this service, 27% of its patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$9,366an average of $42 per time performed $9,366
an average of $42 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
213
times performed,
2% of its services

10th 11th

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

100
patients got this service, 17% of its patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$1,278an average of $6 per time performed $1,278
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84436
Performed in an office
174
times performed,
1% of its services

11th 15th

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

133
patients got this service, 22% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,740an average of $10 per time performed $1,740
an average of $10 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
169
times performed,
1% of its services

12th 14th

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

126
patients got this service, 21% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$4,394an average of $26 per time performed $4,394
an average of $26 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroid hormone evaluation

Service Code: 84479
Performed in an office
156
times performed,
1% of its services

13th 17th

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

120
patients got this service, 20% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,404an average of $9 per time performed $1,404
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine microalbumin (protein) level

Service Code: 82043
Performed in an office
153
times performed,
1% of its services

14th 23rd

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

105
patients got this service, 17% of its patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,224an average of $8 per time performed $1,224
an average of $8 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84439
Performed in an office
153
times performed,
1% of its services

15th 20th

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

102
patients got this service, 17% of its patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,989an average of $13 per time performed $1,989
an average of $13 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Coagulation assessment blood test

Service Code: 85730
Performed in an office
152
times performed,
1% of its services

16th 18th

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

89
patients got this service, 15% of its patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$1,216an average of $8 per time performed $1,216
an average of $8 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation +

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation ×

Service Code: 85651
Performed in an office
148
times performed,
1% of its services

17th 16th

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

98
patients got this service, 16% of its patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$740an average of $5 per time performed $740
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine albumin (protein) level

Service Code: 82042
Performed in an office
138
times performed,
1% of its services

18th 42nd

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

93
patients got this service, 15% of its patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$966an average of $7 per time performed $966
an average of $7 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
114
times performed,
0.97% of its services

19th 13th

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

83
patients got this service, 14% of its patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,368an average of $12 per time performed $1,140
an average of $10 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cyanocobalamin (vitamin b-12) level

Service Code: 82607
Performed in an office
112
times performed,
0.96% of its services

20th 22nd

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

96
patients got this service, 16% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,352an average of $21 per time performed $2,352
an average of $21 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood

Service Code: 82274
Performed in an office
106
times performed,
0.91% of its services

21st 19th

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

98
patients got this service, 16% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,332an average of $22 per time performed $2,332
an average of $22 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood glucose (sugar) level

Service Code: 82947
Performed in an office
93
times performed,
0.79% of its services

22nd 25th

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

62
patients got this service, 10% of its patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$558an average of $6 per time performed $465
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Creatinine clearance measurement to test for kidney function +

Creatinine clearance measurement to test for kidney function ×

Service Code: 82575
Performed in an office
78
times performed,
0.67% of its services

23rd 27th

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

60
patients got this service, 10% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,014an average of $13 per time performed $1,014
an average of $13 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Travel allowance one way in connection with medically nec... +

Travel allowance one way in connection with medically necessary laboratory specimen collection drawn from home bound or nursing home bound patient; prorated trip charge. ×

Service Code: P9604
Performed in an office
77
times performed,
0.66% of its services

24th 9th

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

19
patients got this service, 3% of its patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$693an average of $9 per time performed $693
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Creatinine level to test for kidney function or muscle in... +

Creatinine level to test for kidney function or muscle injury ×

Service Code: 82570
Performed in an office
70
times performed,
0.6% of its services

25th 38th

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

52
patients got this service, 9% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$490an average of $7 per time performed $490
an average of $7 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Uric acid level, blood

Service Code: 84550
Performed in an office
68
times performed,
0.58% of its services

26th 29th

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

44
patients got this service, 7% of its patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$408an average of $6 per time performed $272
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Evaluation of antimicrobial drug (antibiotic, antifungal,... +

Evaluation of antimicrobial drug (antibiotic, antifungal, antiviral) ×

Service Code: 87184
Performed in an office
63
times performed,
0.54% of its services

27th 50th

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

37
patients got this service, 6% of its patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$504an average of $8 per time performed $504
an average of $8 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Measurement c-reactive protein for detection of infection... +

Measurement c-reactive protein for detection of infection or inflammation ×

Service Code: 86140
Performed in an office
62
times performed,
0.53% of its services

28th 35th

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

38
patients got this service, 6% of its patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$434an average of $7 per time performed $434
an average of $7 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Creatine kinase (cardiac enzyme) level

Service Code: 82550
Performed in an office
60
times performed,
0.51% of its services

29th 26th

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

36
patients got this service, 6% of its patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$540an average of $9 per time performed $300
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Folic acid level

Service Code: 82746
Performed in an office
57
times performed,
0.49% of its services

30th 31st

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

53
patients got this service, 9% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,197an average of $21 per time performed $1,197
an average of $21 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Liver enzyme (sgot), level

Service Code: 84450
Performed in an office
55
times performed,
0.47% of its services

31st 32nd

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

47
patients got this service, 8% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$385an average of $7 per time performed $220
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Liver enzyme (sgpt), level

Service Code: 84460
Performed in an office
55
times performed,
0.47% of its services

32nd 30th

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

47
patients got this service, 8% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$385an average of $7 per time performed $220
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Phosphate level

Service Code: 84100
Performed in an office
46
times performed,
0.39% of its services

33rd 46th

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

31
patients got this service, 5% of its patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$322an average of $7 per time performed $184
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood to screen for colon tumors

Service Code: 82270
Performed in an office
45
times performed,
0.38% of its services

34th 57th

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

45
patients got this service, 7% of its patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$225an average of $5 per time performed $225
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Carcinoembryonic antigen (cea) protein level

Service Code: 82378
Performed in an office
44
times performed,
0.38% of its services

35th 37th

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

33
patients got this service, 5% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,188an average of $27 per time performed $1,188
an average of $27 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Ferritin (blood protein) level

Service Code: 82728
Performed in an office
41
times performed,
0.35% of its services

36th 41st

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

36
patients got this service, 6% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$779an average of $19 per time performed $779
an average of $19 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Lactate dehydrogenase (enzyme) level

Service Code: 83615
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
0.29% of its services

37th 44th

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

21
patients got this service, 3% of its patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$306an average of $9 per time performed $170
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Parathormone (parathyroid hormone) level

Service Code: 83970
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.26% of its services

38th 47th

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

25
patients got this service, 4% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,798an average of $58 per time performed $1,798
an average of $58 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Rheumatoid factor analysis

Service Code: 86430
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
0.25% of its services

39th 60th

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

25
patients got this service, 4% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$232an average of $8 per time performed $232
an average of $8 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Immunologic analysis for detection of tumor antigen

Service Code: 86300
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
0.24% of its services

40th 89th

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of its patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$812an average of $29 per time performed $812
an average of $29 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron binding capacity

Service Code: 83550
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.23% of its services

41st 54th

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

25
patients got this service, 4% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$324an average of $12 per time performed $324
an average of $12 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Liver function blood test panel

Service Code: 80076
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.23% of its services

42nd 39th

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

22
patients got this service, 4% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$297an average of $11 per time performed $243
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Screening test for autoimmune disorder

Service Code: 86038
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.23% of its services

43rd 40th

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

25
patients got this service, 4% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$459an average of $17 per time performed $459
an average of $17 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Red blood count, manual test

Service Code: 85044
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.22% of its services

44th 81st

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

23
patients got this service, 4% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$156an average of $6 per time performed $156
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Smear for parasites

Service Code: 87177
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.21% of its services

45th 76th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of its patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$150an average of $6 per time performed $150
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bilirubin level

Service Code: 82248
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.2% of its services

46th 56th

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

17
patients got this service, 3% of its patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$161an average of $7 per time performed $92
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood creatinine level

Service Code: 82565
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.2% of its services

47th 48th

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

23
patients got this service, 4% of its patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$161an average of $7 per time performed $115
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial culture

Service Code: 87070
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.19% of its services

48th 66th

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of its patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$264an average of $12 per time performed $264
an average of $12 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Protein measurement, serum

Service Code: 84165
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.19% of its services

49th 75th

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

16
patients got this service, 3% of its patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$330an average of $15 per time performed $330
an average of $15 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood glucose (sugar) level after receiving dose of glucose +

Blood glucose (sugar) level after receiving dose of glucose ×

Service Code: 82950
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.18% of its services

50th 45th

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

20
patients got this service, 3% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$147an average of $7 per time performed $147
an average of $7 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Immunologic analysis for detection of tumor antigen

Service Code: 86304
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.13% of its services

51st 79th

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$420an average of $28 per time performed $420
an average of $28 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Syphilis detection test

Service Code: 86592
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.13% of its services

52nd 72nd

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of its patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$90an average of $6 per time performed $90
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron level

Service Code: 83540
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.13% of its services

53rd 49th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$135an average of $9 per time performed $135
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Detection test for influenza virus, a or b

Service Code: 87400
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.11% of its services

54th Alert

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of its patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$195an average of $15 per time performed $195
an average of $15 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Lipase (fat enzyme) level

Service Code: 83690
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.11% of its services

55th 74th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$130an average of $10 per time performed $130
an average of $10 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 "Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory." 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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