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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $103 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
830
Rank: 98th
out of 279 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
2,294
Rank: 106th
out of 279 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
2.8 This Provider
Avg 3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$70.9K
Rank: 105th
out of 279 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$85 This Provider
Avg $103

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

ROBERT BLOING

WILLIAM ABBOTT

HALVOR PARRIS

MICHAEL SZPAK

IRA KNEPP

Organizations

PHOEBE PUTNEY MEMORIAL ...

HOSPITAL AUTHORITY OF A...

Patients saw before

Deborah J. Trammell

Patients saw after

Individuals

LAMAR MOREE

JOSIAH MATTHEWS

JAMES PALAZZOLO

RICHARD BOWE

IRA KNEPP

Organizations

PHOEBE PUTNEY MEMORIAL ...

PHOEBE PUTNEY MEMORIAL ...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 13 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
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, inter... +

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, intermediate complexity ×

Service Code: 88305
Performed in a facility
1,193
times performed,
52% of her services

1st 1st

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

581
patients got this service, 70% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$248,144an average of $208 per time performed $33,404
an average of $28 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Special stained specimen slides to identify organisms inc... +

Special stained specimen slides to identify organisms including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 88312
Performed in a facility
301
times performed,
13% of her services

2nd 5th

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

204
patients got this service, 25% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$32,809an average of $109 per time performed $6,020
an average of $20 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, inter... +

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, intermediate complexity ×

Service Code: 88305
Performed in an office
220
times performed,
10% of her services

3rd 2nd

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

103
patients got this service, 12% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$39,600an average of $180 per time performed $16,280
an average of $74 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Tissue or cell analysis by immunologic technique

Service Code: 88342
Performed in a facility
120
times performed,
5% of her services

4th 3rd

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

29
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$17,640an average of $147 per time performed $3,840
an average of $32 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Special stained specimen slides to examine tissue includi... +

Special stained specimen slides to examine tissue including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 88313
Performed in a facility
103
times performed,
4% of her services

5th 7th

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

86
patients got this service, 10% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$11,227an average of $109 per time performed $927
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, moder... +

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, moderately low complexity ×

Service Code: 88304
Performed in a facility
88
times performed,
4% of her services

6th 8th

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

84
patients got this service, 10% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$12,056an average of $137 per time performed $704
an average of $8 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cell examination of specimen

Service Code: 88112
Performed in a facility
66
times performed,
3% of her services

7th 11th

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

41
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$12,210an average of $185 per time performed $2,904
an average of $44 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, moder... +

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, moderately high complexity ×

Service Code: 88307
Performed in a facility
52
times performed,
2% of her services

8th 4th

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

48
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$16,952an average of $326 per time performed $3,120
an average of $60 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue during surgery

Service Code: 88331
Performed in a facility
47
times performed,
2% of her services

9th 13th

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

28
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,776an average of $208 per time performed $2,162
an average of $46 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Preparation of tissue for examination by removing any cal... +

Preparation of tissue for examination by removing any calcium present ×

Service Code: 88311
Performed in a facility
33
times performed,
1% of her services

10th 10th

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

32
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,914an average of $58 per time performed $297
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cell examination of specimen

Service Code: 88108
Performed in a facility
17
times performed,
0.74% of her services

11th 16th

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,887an average of $111 per time performed $289
an average of $17 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Evaluation of fine needle aspirate with interpretation an... +

Evaluation of fine needle aspirate with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 88173
Performed in a facility
15
times performed,
0.65% of her services

12th 14th

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,985an average of $199 per time performed $795
an average of $53 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope

Service Code: 88302
Performed in a facility
15
times performed,
0.65% of her services

13th 39th

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,425an average of $95 per time performed $75
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, limit... +

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, limited examination ×

Service Code: 88300
Performed in a facility
13
times performed,
0.57% of her services

14th 34th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$663an average of $51 per time performed $39
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, moder... +

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, moderately low complexity ×

Service Code: 88304
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.48% of her services

15th 21st

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,320an average of $120 per time performed $495
an average of $45 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 "Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology." 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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