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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $508 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 9 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
392
Rank: 204th
out of 314 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
4,929
Rank: 97th
out of 314 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
12.6 This Provider
Avg 8.7
Total Paid
by Medicare
$285K
Rank: 116th
out of 314 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$727 This Provider
Avg $508

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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Beata A. Kisiel
Average for Nephrology Providers in Illinois

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.

Patients saw before

Beata A. Kisiel

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 22 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

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99233
Performed in a facility
1,770
times performed,
36% of her services

1st 6th

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

248
patients got this service, 63% of her patients
7.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$373,470an average of $211 per time performed $148,680
an average of $84 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, epoetin alfa, (for non-end-stage renal disease... +

Injection, epoetin alfa, (for non-end-stage renal disease use), 1000 units ×

Service Code: J0885
Performed in an office
670
times performed,
14% of her services

2nd 4th

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

19
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.8)
$13,400an average of $20 per time performed $5,360
an average of $8 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
509
times performed,
10% of her services

3rd 9th

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

179
patients got this service, 46% of her patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$73,805an average of $145 per time performed $43,774
an average of $86 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99223
Performed in a facility
302
times performed,
6% of her services

4th 13th

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

193
patients got this service, 49% of her patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$102,378an average of $339 per time performed $49,830
an average of $165 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
291
times performed,
6% of her services

5th 17th

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

108
patients got this service, 28% of her patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$7,275an average of $25 per time performed $873
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: 85027
Performed in an office
222
times performed,
5% of her services

6th 61st

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

99
patients got this service, 25% of her patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$16,650an average of $75 per time performed $1,998
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
210
times performed,
4% of her services

7th 34th

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

90
patients got this service, 23% of her patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$17,850an average of $85 per time performed $2,310
an average of $11 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99232
Performed in a facility
143
times performed,
3% of her services

8th 3rd

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

56
patients got this service, 14% of her patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$21,450an average of $150 per time performed $8,437
an average of $59 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Phosphate level

Service Code: 84100
Performed in an office
128
times performed,
3% of her services

9th 36th

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

85
patients got this service, 22% of her patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$6,400an average of $50 per time performed $512
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Parathormone (parathyroid hormone) level

Service Code: 83970
Performed in an office
120
times performed,
2% of her services

10th 38th

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

81
patients got this service, 21% of her patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$21,000an average of $175 per time performed $6,960
an average of $58 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Ferritin (blood protein) level

Service Code: 82728
Performed in an office
81
times performed,
2% of her services

11th 52nd

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

46
patients got this service, 12% of her patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$6,480an average of $80 per time performed $1,539
an average of $19 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron level

Service Code: 83540
Performed in an office
69
times performed,
1% of her services

12th 55th

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

41
patients got this service, 10% of her patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$3,381an average of $49 per time performed $621
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron binding capacity

Service Code: 83550
Performed in an office
69
times performed,
1% of her services

13th 59th

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

41
patients got this service, 10% of her patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$5,175an average of $75 per time performed $828
an average of $12 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
67
times performed,
1% of her services

14th 50th

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

61
patients got this service, 16% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$9,380an average of $140 per time performed $737
an average of $11 per time performed
MEDICINE

Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, di... +

Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96372
Performed in an office
64
times performed,
1% of her services

15th 18th

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

20
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
3.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$3,840an average of $60 per time performed $1,280
an average of $20 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
51
times performed,
1% of her services

16th 27th

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

44
patients got this service, 11% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$2,448an average of $48 per time performed $357
an average of $7 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 15 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 15 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99231
Performed in a facility
48
times performed,
0.97% of her services

17th 15th

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

34
patients got this service, 9% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$5,520an average of $115 per time performed $1,536
an average of $32 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated urinalysis test

Service Code: 81003
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
0.61% of her services

18th 24th

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

26
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$810an average of $27 per time performed $90
an average of $3 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 6... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 60 minutes ×

Service Code: 99205
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.53% of her services

19th 43rd

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

26
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,540an average of $290 per time performed $4,212
an average of $162 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
24
times performed,
0.49% of her services

20th 57th

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

23
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,344an average of $56 per time performed $96
an average of $4 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Critical care delivery critically ill or injured patient,... +

Critical care delivery critically ill or injured patient, first 30-74 minutes ×

Service Code: 99291
Performed in a facility
20
times performed,
0.41% of her services

21st 23rd

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

15
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$9,800an average of $490 per time performed $3,720
an average of $186 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine volume measurement

Service Code: 81050
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.3% of her services

22nd Alert

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

15
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$600an average of $40 per time performed $60
an average of $4 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 "Nephrology." 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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