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This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $152 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
469
Rank: 33rd
out of 576 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
2,273
Rank: 55th
out of 576 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
4.8 This Provider
Avg 4.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$81.1K
Rank: 40th
out of 576 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$173 This Provider
Avg $152

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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Richard K. Bell
Average for Family Medicine Providers in Idaho

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 49 different services in 2013
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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
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
749
times performed,
33% of his services

1st 1st

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

349
patients got this service, 74% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$89,940an average of $120 per time performed $31,226
an average of $42 per time performed
medical
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
236
times performed,
10% of his services

2nd 2nd

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

221
patients got this service, 47% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$41,864an average of $177 per time performed $14,115
an average of $60 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

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

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

Service Code: J3301
Performed in an office
179
times performed,
8% of his services

3rd 14th

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

22
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$716an average of $4 per time performed $236
an average of $1 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Colorectal cancer screening; fecal occult blood test, imm... +

Colorectal cancer screening; fecal occult blood test, immunoassay, 1-3 simultaneous ×

Service Code: G0328
Performed in an office
157
times performed,
7% of his services

4th 74th

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

157
patients got this service, 33% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,850an average of $50 per time performed $3,376
an average of $22 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
141
times performed,
6% of his services

5th 10th

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

138
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,047an average of $43 per time performed $3,268
an average of $23 per time performed
drug
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 (fluvirin) ×

Service Code: Q2037
Performed in an office
126
times performed,
6% of his services

6th 21st

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

123
patients got this service, 26% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,520an average of $20 per time performed $1,830
an average of $15 per time performed
medical
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
114
times performed,
5% of his services

7th 22nd

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

114
patients got this service, 24% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$22,800an average of $200 per time performed $11,766
an average of $103 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Injection into tissue or muscle for therapy, diagnosis, o... +

Injection into tissue or muscle for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96372
Performed in an office
81
times performed,
4% of his services

8th 11th

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

19
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
4.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$3,336an average of $41 per time performed $1,358
an average of $17 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of multiple skin growths

Service Code: 17003
Performed in an office
50
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 38th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,250an average of $25 per time performed $233
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
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
34
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 26th

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

34
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$7,888an average of $232 per time performed $1,883
an average of $55 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated urinalysis test

Service Code: 81003
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 24th

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

28
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$416an average of $13 per time performed $98
an average of $3 per time performed
drug
MEDICINE

Vaccine for pneumococcal polysaccharide for injection int... +

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

Service Code: 90732
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 61st

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

31
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,906an average of $126 per time performed $2,193
an average of $71 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
1% of his services

13th 63rd

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)
$1,257an average of $42 per time performed $695
an average of $23 per time performed
medical
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
27
times performed,
1% of his services

14th 15th

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

24
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,910an average of $71 per time performed $619
an average of $23 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.92% of his services

15th 54th

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

17
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,842an average of $135 per time performed $967
an average of $46 per time performed
medical
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
19
times performed,
0.84% of his services

16th 46th

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

19
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,178an average of $62 per time performed $172
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration or injection of large joint or joint capsule

Service Code: 20610
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.7% of his services

17th 60th

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

12
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$2,560an average of $160 per time performed $518
an average of $32 per time performed
medical
AUDITORY SYSTEM

Removal of impact ear wax

Service Code: 69210
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.66% of his services

18th 91st

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

13
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,575an average of $105 per time performed $465
an average of $31 per time performed
drug
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
15
times performed,
0.66% of his services

19th 37th

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

15
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$300an average of $20 per time performed $177
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Physician certification for medicare-covered home health ... +

Physician certification for medicare-covered home health services under a home health plan of care (patient not present), including contacts with home health agency and review of reports of patient status required by physicians to affirm the initial imple ×

Service Code: G0180
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.57% of his services

20th 78th

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

13
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,144an average of $88 per time performed $432
an average of $33 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of up to 14 skin growths

Service Code: 17110
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.53% of his services

21st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,183an average of $182 per time performed $780
an average of $65 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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