Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $95 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
175
Rank: 98th
out of 298 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
464
Rank: 94th
out of 298 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
2.7 This Provider
Avg 3.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$18.3K
Rank: 81st
out of 298 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$104 This Provider
Avg $95

How This Provider’s Patients Compare

Doctors often say their patients are sicker or more complex than those of their peers. The measure displayed below, used by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, takes into account patients’ characteristics to estimate whether they are expected to have above-average Medicare spending. It considers patients’ age, sex, diagnoses from the past year and other factors. This provider’s score below takes into account all of his Part B patients.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 72 different services in 2015
(63 were redacted as they were performed on less than 11 patients)

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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
82
times performed,
18% of his services

1st 1st

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

71
patients got this service, 41% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$6,033.56an average of $73.58 per time performed $3,526.82
an average of $43.01 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, betamethasone acetate 3mg and betamethasone so... +

Injection, betamethasone acetate 3mg and betamethasone sodium phosphate 3mg ×

Service Code: J0702
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
8% of his services

2nd 34th

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

15
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$218.88an average of $6.08 per time performed $166.32
an average of $4.62 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of hand, minimum of 3 views

Service Code: 73130
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
6% of his services

3rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

18
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$840.00an average of $30.00 per time performed $540.12
an average of $19.29 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of wrist, minimum of 3 views

Service Code: 73110
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
6% of his services

4th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

17
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$878.80an average of $33.80 per time performed $585.52
an average of $22.52 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of fingers, minimum of 2 views

Service Code: 73140
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
5% of his services

5th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

21
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$859.92an average of $35.83 per time performed $491.76
an average of $20.49 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
19
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 5th

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

19
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$2,011.53an average of $105.87 per time performed $1,250.96
an average of $65.84 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Transplant of tendon of hand

Service Code: 26480
Performed in a facility
17
times performed,
4% of his services

7th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

16
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$12,070.00an average of $710.00 per time performed $779.79
an average of $45.87 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Removal of bone joints between wrist and fingers

Service Code: 25447
Performed in a facility
15
times performed,
3% of his services

8th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

14
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$11,744.85an average of $782.99 per time performed $1,288.20
an average of $85.88 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typ... +

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99212
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 11th

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

13
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$581.62an average of $44.74 per time performed $375.44
an average of $28.88 per time performed

Office Visits

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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Brett Allen Bastian
Average for Physician Assistant Providers in South Dakota

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 2015 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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