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, $171 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
78
Rank: 479th
out of 1,576 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
1,102
Rank: 82nd
out of 1,576 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
14.1 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 4.4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$9,897
Rank: 625th
out of 1,576 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$127 This Provider
Avg $171

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.

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 within 30 days before or after this provider in 2014.

Patients saw before

JOSE RUIZ M.D.

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 30 different services in 2014

All Services

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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
PROCEDURES

Cervical or vaginal cancer screening; pelvic and clinical... +

Cervical or vaginal cancer screening; pelvic and clinical breast examination ×

Service Code: G0101
Performed in an office
49
times performed,
4% of his services

1st 2nd

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

49
patients got this service, 63% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,125an average of $125 per time performed $1,730
an average of $35 per time performed
medical
TEMPORARY CODES

Screening papanicolaou smear; obtaining, preparing and co... +

Screening papanicolaou smear; obtaining, preparing and conveyance of cervical or vaginal smear to laboratory ×

Service Code: Q0091
Performed in an office
46
times performed,
4% of his services

2nd 3rd

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

46
patients got this service, 59% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,392an average of $52 per time performed $1,894
an average of $41 per time performed
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
26
times performed,
2% of his services

3rd 1st

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

17
patients got this service, 22% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$2,560an average of $98 per time performed $1,093
an average of $42 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood

Service Code: 82274
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
2% of his services

4th 25th

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

20
patients got this service, 26% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,000an average of $50 per time performed $425
an average of $21 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urinalysis, manual test

Service Code: 81002
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
1% of his services

5th 6th

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

11
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$120an average of $10 per time performed $38
an average of $3 per time performed

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 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.

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