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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $168 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
521
Rank: 56th
out of 201 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
3,865
Rank: 14th
out of 201 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
7.4 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 3.3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$130K
Rank: 20th
out of 201 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$250 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $168

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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Bradley Fuller
Average for Internal Medicine 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

JOHN HANSON

JOSEPH DILLARD

MITCHELL GALLAGHER

KATHLEEN RYAN

JOHN BRANDON

Organizations

BILLINGS CLINIC

ST. VINCENT HEALTHCARE

Patients saw before

Bradley Fuller

Patients saw after

Individuals

JOHN HANSON

MITCHELL GALLAGHER

JOSEPH DILLARD

KATHLEEN RYAN

JOHN BRANDON

Organizations

BILLINGS CLINIC

ST. VINCENT HEALTHCARE

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 24 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
643
times performed,
17% of his services

1st 2nd

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

275
patients got this service, 53% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$123,456an average of $192 per time performed $32,150
an average of $50 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
579
times performed,
15% of his services

2nd 4th

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

307
patients got this service, 59% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$166,752an average of $288 per time performed $41,688
an average of $72 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
360
times performed,
9% of his services

3rd 15th

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

281
patients got this service, 54% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$9,360an average of $26 per time performed $4,320
an average of $12 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
288
times performed,
7% of his services

4th 17th

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

243
patients got this service, 47% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$9,504an average of $33 per time performed $4,320
an average of $15 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
287
times performed,
7% of his services

5th 6th

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

169
patients got this service, 32% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$4,305an average of $15 per time performed $861
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
244
times performed,
6% of his services

6th 9th

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

25
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
9.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 7.8)
$2,440an average of $10 per time performed $1,464
an average of $6 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specif... +

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specified, 10 mg ×

Service Code: J3301
Performed in an office
217
times performed,
6% of his services

7th 41st

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

42
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$2,170an average of $10 per time performed $217
an average of $1 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
191
times performed,
5% of his services

8th 26th

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

106
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$4,584an average of $24 per time performed $2,674
an average of $14 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
168
times performed,
4% of his services

9th 36th

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

108
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$5,376an average of $32 per time performed $2,016
an average of $12 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
123
times performed,
3% of his services

10th 18th

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

122
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,043an average of $41 per time performed $2,952
an average of $24 per time performed
TEMPORARY CODES

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered t... +

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered to individuals 3 years of age and older, for intramuscular use (fluzone) ×

Service Code: Q2038
Performed in an office
123
times performed,
3% of his services

11th 54th

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

122
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,075an average of $25 per time performed $1,476
an average of $12 per time performed
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
100
times performed,
3% of his services

12th 29th

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

89
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$11,400an average of $114 per time performed $3,100
an average of $31 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
90
times performed,
2% of his services

13th 27th

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

31
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.4)
$3,690an average of $41 per time performed $1,620
an average of $18 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 4... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 45 minutes ×

Service Code: 99204
Performed in an office
80
times performed,
2% of his services

14th 47th

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

80
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$35,440an average of $443 per time performed $8,560
an average of $107 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
70
times performed,
2% of his services

15th 10th

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

68
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$23,310an average of $333 per time performed $10,920
an average of $156 per time performed
MEDICINE

Routine ekg using at least 12 leads including interpretat... +

Routine ekg using at least 12 leads including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93000
Performed in an office
55
times performed,
1% of his services

16th 40th

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

50
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,925an average of $35 per time performed $715
an average of $13 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated urinalysis test

Service Code: 81003
Performed in an office
52
times performed,
1% of his services

17th 43rd

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

41
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$312an average of $6 per time performed $156
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine microalbumin (protein) level

Service Code: 82043
Performed in an office
52
times performed,
1% of his services

18th 82nd

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

49
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$780an average of $15 per time performed $416
an average of $8 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule +

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule ×

Service Code: 20610
Performed in an office
39
times performed,
1% of his services

19th 89th

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

29
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$5,226an average of $134 per time performed $1,755
an average of $45 per time performed
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
30
times performed,
0.78% of his services

20th 73rd

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

30
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,580an average of $286 per time performed $2,070
an average of $69 per time performed
MEDICINE

Vaccine for pneumococcal polysaccharide for injection ben... +

Vaccine for pneumococcal polysaccharide for injection beneath the skin or into muscle, patient 2 years or older ×

Service Code: 90732
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.54% of his services

21st 57th

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

21
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,940an average of $140 per time performed $1,365
an average of $65 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.52% of his services

22nd 58th

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

20
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$820an average of $41 per time performed $480
an average of $24 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Annual wellness visit; includes a personalized prevention... +

Annual wellness visit; includes a personalized prevention plan of service (pps), initial visit ×

Service Code: G0438
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.44% of his services

23rd 30th

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

17
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,794an average of $282 per time performed $2,839
an average of $167 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital observation care typically 70 minutes per day

Service Code: 99220
Performed in a facility
16
times performed,
0.41% of his services

24th 44th

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

16
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,232an average of $327 per time performed $2,208
an average of $138 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 "Internal 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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