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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $102 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
246
Rank: 55th
out of 318 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
2,279
Rank: 7th
out of 318 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
9.3 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 3.1
Total Paid
by Medicare
$60.1K
Rank: 7th
out of 318 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$244 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $102

Office Visits

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Top Billing

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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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Kathryn C. Robertson
Average for Nurse Practitioner Providers in Idaho

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

Kathryn C. Robertson

Patients saw after

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 25 minutes ×

Service Code: 99214
Performed in an office
621
times performed,
27% of her services

1st 2nd

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

179
patients got this service, 73% of her patients
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$124,200an average of $200 per time performed $35,397
an average of $57 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Drug screen, other than chromatographic; any number of dr... +

Drug screen, other than chromatographic; any number of drug classes, by clia waived test or moderate complexity test, per patient encounter ×

Service Code: G0434
Performed in an office
289
times performed,
13% of her services

2nd Alert

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

71
patients got this service, 29% of her patients
4.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$14,739an average of $51 per time performed $6,069
an average of $21 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
235
times performed,
10% of her services

3rd 4th

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

121
patients got this service, 49% of her patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$5,875an average of $25 per time performed $705
an average of $3 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
144
times performed,
6% of her services

4th 16th

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

40
patients got this service, 16% of her patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$3,600an average of $25 per time performed $2,016
an average of $14 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, ketorolac tromethamine, per 15 mg

Service Code: J1885
Performed in an office
129
times performed,
6% of her services

5th 42nd

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

16
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,290an average of $10 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope +

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope ×

Service Code: 81000
Performed in an office
122
times performed,
5% of her services

6th 53rd

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

94
patients got this service, 38% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$3,050an average of $25 per time performed $488
an average of $4 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
116
times performed,
5% of her services

7th Alert

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

16
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,276an average of $11 per time performed $116
an average of $1 per time performed
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
78
times performed,
3% of her services

8th 1st

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

63
patients got this service, 26% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$9,672an average of $124 per time performed $2,652
an average of $34 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
77
times performed,
3% of her services

9th 34th

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

69
patients got this service, 28% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,775an average of $75 per time performed $693
an average of $9 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

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

Established patient office or other outpatient, visit typically 40 minutes ×

Service Code: 99215
Performed in an office
72
times performed,
3% of her services

10th 30th

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

69
patients got this service, 28% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$18,000an average of $250 per time performed $4,824
an average of $67 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Smoking and tobacco use intensive counseling, greater tha... +

Smoking and tobacco use intensive counseling, greater than 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99407
Performed in an office
69
times performed,
3% of her services

11th Alert

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

37
patients got this service, 15% of her patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,450an average of $50 per time performed $1,035
an average of $15 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, ceftriaxone sodium, per 250 mg

Service Code: J0696
Performed in an office
56
times performed,
2% of her services

12th 27th

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

13
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$840an average of $15 per time performed $56
an average of $1 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
52
times performed,
2% of her services

13th 23rd

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

33
patients got this service, 13% of her patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$2,080an average of $40 per time performed $520
an average of $10 per time performed
MEDICINE

Demonstration and/or evaluation of patient use of aerosol... +

Demonstration and/or evaluation of patient use of aerosol generator, nebulizer, metered dose inhaler or intermittent positive pressure breathing (ippb) device ×

Service Code: 94664
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
1% of her services

14th Alert

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

30
patients got this service, 12% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,530an average of $51 per time performed $300
an average of $10 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 2... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 20 minutes ×

Service Code: 99202
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
1% of her services

15th 40th

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

30
patients got this service, 12% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,050an average of $135 per time performed $1,050
an average of $35 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Prolonged office or other outpatient service first hour

Service Code: 99354
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
1% of her services

16th Alert

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

22
patients got this service, 9% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,105an average of $115 per time performed $1,539
an average of $57 per time performed
MEDICINE

Measurement and graphic recording of the amount and speed... +

Measurement and graphic recording of the amount and speed of breathed air, before and following medication administration ×

Service Code: 94060
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
1% of her services

17th Alert

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

27
patients got this service, 11% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,349an average of $87 per time performed $864
an average of $32 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of chest, 2 views, front and side

Service Code: 71020
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.79% of her services

18th 47th

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

16
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,880an average of $160 per time performed $270
an average of $15 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.7% of her services

19th 32nd

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

14
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$416an average of $26 per time performed $352
an average of $22 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood to screen for colon tumors

Service Code: 82270
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.7% of her services

20th Alert

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

16
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$400an average of $25 per time performed $80
an average of $5 per time performed
MEDICINE

Vaccine for influenza for injection into muscle, patient ... +

Vaccine for influenza for injection into muscle, patient 3 years and older ×

Service Code: 90656
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.7% of her services

21st Alert

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

14
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$304an average of $19 per time performed $192
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 5 minutes ×

Service Code: 99211
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.57% of her services

22nd 14th

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

11
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$650an average of $50 per time performed $104
an average of $8 per time performed
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
13
times performed,
0.57% of her services

23rd 59th

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

13
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$650an average of $50 per time performed $377
an average of $29 per time performed
MEDICINE

Respiratory inhaled pressure or nonpressure treatment to ... +

Respiratory inhaled pressure or nonpressure treatment to relieve airway obstruction or for sputum specimen ×

Service Code: 94640
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.57% of her services

24th Alert

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

13
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$650an average of $50 per time performed $117
an average of $9 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 "Nurse Practitioner." 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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