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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $154 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
191
Rank: 187th
out of 395 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
616
Rank: 173rd
out of 395 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
3.2 This Provider
Avg 4.1
Total Paid
by Medicare
$17.6K
Rank: 225th
out of 395 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$92 This Provider
Avg $154

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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Christine Drivdahl-smith
Average for Family Medicine Providers in Montana

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 56 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
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
131
times performed,
21% of her services

1st 1st

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

105
patients got this service, 55% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$17,030an average of $130 per time performed $6,390
an average of $49 per time performed
medical
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
75
times performed,
12% of her services

2nd 3rd

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

71
patients got this service, 37% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$14,325an average of $191 per time performed $5,984
an average of $80 per time performed
medical
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
52
times performed,
8% of her services

3rd 4th

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

44
patients got this service, 23% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$676an average of $13 per time performed $154
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
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
39
times performed,
6% of her services

4th 8th

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

36
patients got this service, 19% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,599an average of $41 per time performed $411
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
37
times performed,
6% of her services

5th 11th

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

36
patients got this service, 19% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,850an average of $50 per time performed $526
an average of $14 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, ketorolac tromethamine, per 15 mg

Service Code: J1885
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
6% of her services

6th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

12
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$367an average of $11 per time performed $11
an average of $0 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope +

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope ×

Service Code: 81001
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
4% of her services

7th 24th

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

25
patients got this service, 13% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$432an average of $16 per time performed $116
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Injection into tissue or muscle for therapy, diagnosis, o... +

Injection into tissue or muscle for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96372
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
3% of her services

8th 22nd

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

18
patients got this service, 9% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$1,000an average of $50 per time performed $305
an average of $15 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Respiratory inhaled pressure or nonpressure treatment to ... +

Respiratory inhaled pressure or nonpressure treatment to relieve airway obstruction or for sputum specimen ×

Service Code: 94640
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
3% of her services

9th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

18
patients got this service, 9% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$931an average of $49 per time performed $245
an average of $13 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
3% of her services

10th 23rd

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

12
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,312an average of $82 per time performed $364
an average of $23 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
2% of her services

11th 12th

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

13
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$338an average of $26 per time performed $330
an average of $25 per time performed
drug
MEDICINE

Vaccine for influenza injection into muscle, patient 3 ye... +

Vaccine for influenza injection into muscle, patient 3 years and older ×

Service Code: 90656
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
2% of her services

12th 53rd

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

13
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$195an average of $15 per time performed $158
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 3... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 30 minutes ×

Service Code: 99203
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
2% of her services

13th 57th

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

12
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,328an average of $194 per time performed $772
an average of $64 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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