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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $138 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
145
Rank: 206th
out of 360 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
629
Rank: 143rd
out of 360 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
4.3 This Provider
Avg 3.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$16K
Rank: 201st
out of 360 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$111 This Provider
Avg $138

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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Tracy M. Fairbanks
Average for Family Practice 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

BLAIR ERB

THOMAS HILDNER

CATHY GRACE

LUKE OMOHUNDRO

ALBERT MEIER

Organizations

BOZEMAN DEACONESS HEALT...

AMERICAN MEDICAL RESPON...

Patients saw before

Tracy M. Fairbanks

Patients saw after

Individuals

BLAIR ERB

THOMAS HILDNER

CATHY GRACE

REX SPEAR

KEVIN DUWE

Organizations

BOZEMAN DEACONESS HEALT...

AMERICAN MEDICAL RESPON...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 16 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
106
times performed,
17% of her services

1st 1st

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

79
patients got this service, 54% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$12,932an average of $122 per time performed $4,664
an average of $44 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
102
times performed,
16% of her services

2nd 4th

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

67
patients got this service, 46% of her patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$1,020an average of $10 per time performed $306
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, p... +

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, platelets), automated test ×

Service Code: 85025
Performed in an office
60
times performed,
10% of her services

3rd 9th

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

54
patients got this service, 37% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,500an average of $25 per time performed $660
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
56
times performed,
9% of her services

4th 12th

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

48
patients got this service, 33% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,848an average of $33 per time performed $784
an average of $14 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
45
times performed,
7% of her services

5th 25th

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

39
patients got this service, 27% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,980an average of $44 per time performed $1,080
an average of $24 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
44
times performed,
7% of her services

6th 7th

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

21
patients got this service, 14% of her patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.6)
$704an average of $16 per time performed $264
an average of $6 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99232
Performed in a facility
31
times performed,
5% of her services

7th 6th

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

19
patients got this service, 13% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$3,906an average of $126 per time performed $1,705
an average of $55 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
30
times performed,
5% of her services

8th 15th

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

21
patients got this service, 14% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$2,190an average of $73 per time performed $870
an average of $29 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
28
times performed,
4% of her services

9th 37th

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

28
patients got this service, 19% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$532an average of $19 per time performed $336
an average of $12 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
4% of her services

10th 10th

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

28
patients got this service, 19% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$336an average of $12 per time performed $336
an average of $12 per time performed
PROCEDURES

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

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

Service Code: G0439
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
4% of her services

11th 24th

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

24
patients got this service, 17% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,248an average of $177 per time performed $2,640
an average of $110 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
3% of her services

12th 16th

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

22
patients got this service, 15% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$726an average of $33 per time performed $308
an average of $14 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope +

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope ×

Service Code: 81001
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
3% of her services

13th 27th

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

16
patients got this service, 11% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$176an average of $11 per time performed $64
an average of $4 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
13
times performed,
2% of her services

14th 3rd

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

11
patients got this service, 8% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$2,366an average of $182 per time performed $1,014
an average of $78 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
12
times performed,
2% of her services

15th 68th

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

12
patients got this service, 8% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$864an average of $72 per time performed $756
an average of $63 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
2% of her services

16th 70th

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

12
patients got this service, 8% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$432an average of $36 per time performed $288
an average of $24 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 "Family 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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