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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $138 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
149
Rank: 202nd
out of 360 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
386
Rank: 200th
out of 360 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
2.6 This Provider
Avg 3.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$13.5K
Rank: 226th
out of 360 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$90 This Provider
Avg $138

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 Practice Providers in Montana

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

STEPHEN BASE

ANGELA BUNDY

BRADY BANTA

DAVID SMITH

SHANTELL TWOBEARS

Organizations

BILLINGS CLINIC

HOLY ROSARY HEALTHCARE

Patients saw before

Christine Drivdahl-smith

Patients saw after

Individuals

STEPHEN BASE

RONALD DARBY

BRADY BANTA

SHANTELL TWOBEARS

ANGELA BUNDY

Organizations

BILLINGS CLINIC

HOLY ROSARY HEALTHCARE

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 8 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
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
127
times performed,
33% of her services

1st 1st

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

91
patients got this service, 61% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$14,732an average of $116 per time performed $6,350
an average of $50 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
59
times performed,
15% of her services

2nd 4th

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

48
patients got this service, 32% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$767an average of $13 per time performed $177
an average of $3 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
58
times performed,
15% of her services

3rd 3rd

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

47
patients got this service, 32% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$10,034an average of $173 per time performed $4,350
an average of $75 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
41
times performed,
11% of her services

4th 12th

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

37
patients got this service, 25% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$2,050an average of $50 per time performed $615
an average of $15 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
39
times performed,
10% of her services

5th 9th

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

36
patients got this service, 24% 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 $429
an average of $11 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 15 minutes p... +

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 15 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99308
Performed in a facility
26
times performed,
7% of her services

6th 23rd

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

16
patients got this service, 11% of her patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$1,950an average of $75 per time performed $1,170
an average of $45 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
25
times performed,
6% of her services

7th 27th

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

20
patients got this service, 13% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$400an average of $16 per time performed $100
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
3% of her services

8th 25th

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

11
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$902an average of $82 per time performed $264
an average of $24 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 "Family Medicine." 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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