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Treatment Tracker » Montana » Great falls

Central Montana Laboratory, Llc

1411 9th st s, Great falls, Mont., 59405 | (406) 454-1211

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $94 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 6 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,423
Rank: 3rd
out of 7 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
12,727
Rank: 3rd
out of 7 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
8.9 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 6
Total Paid
by Medicare
$149K
Rank: 4th
out of 7 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$104 This Provider
Avg $94

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

Central Montana Laboratory, Llc

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 50 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

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
1,675
times performed,
13% of its services

1st Alert

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

1,144
patients got this service, 80% of its patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$50,250an average of $30 per time performed $18,425
an average of $11 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
1,649
times performed,
13% of its services

2nd Alert

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

751
patients got this service, 53% of its patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$16,490an average of $10 per time performed $4,947
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
1,448
times performed,
11% of its services

3rd Alert

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

1,031
patients got this service, 72% of its patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$81,088an average of $56 per time performed $20,272
an average of $14 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
1,238
times performed,
10% of its services

4th Alert

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

966
patients got this service, 68% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$58,186an average of $47 per time performed $29,712
an average of $24 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
1,042
times performed,
8% of its services

5th Alert

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

861
patients got this service, 61% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$48,974an average of $47 per time performed $12,504
an average of $12 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84439
Performed in an office
745
times performed,
6% of its services

6th Alert

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

578
patients got this service, 41% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$28,310an average of $38 per time performed $9,685
an average of $13 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Travel allowance one way in connection with medically nec... +

Travel allowance one way in connection with medically necessary laboratory specimen collection drawn from home bound or nursing home bound patient; prorated trip charge. ×

Service Code: P9604
Performed in an office
627
times performed,
5% of its services

7th Alert

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

225
patients got this service, 16% of its patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$9,405an average of $15 per time performed $6,270
an average of $10 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
579
times performed,
5% of its services

8th Alert

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

121
patients got this service, 9% of its patients
4.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$14,475an average of $25 per time performed $3,474
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
569
times performed,
4% of its services

9th Alert

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

363
patients got this service, 26% of its patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$23,329an average of $41 per time performed $7,966
an average of $14 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
345
times performed,
3% of its services

10th Alert

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

248
patients got this service, 17% of its patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$15,525an average of $45 per time performed $3,795
an average of $11 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
274
times performed,
2% of its services

11th Alert

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

238
patients got this service, 17% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$7,398an average of $27 per time performed $1,096
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial urine culture

Service Code: 87088
Performed in an office
170
times performed,
1% of its services

12th Alert

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

134
patients got this service, 9% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$6,120an average of $36 per time performed $1,360
an average of $8 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial colony count, urine

Service Code: 87086
Performed in an office
169
times performed,
1% of its services

13th Alert

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

133
patients got this service, 9% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,549an average of $21 per time performed $1,859
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
132
times performed,
1% of its services

14th Alert

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

107
patients got this service, 8% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$6,864an average of $52 per time performed $3,432
an average of $26 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron level

Service Code: 83540
Performed in an office
122
times performed,
0.96% of its services

15th Alert

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

102
patients got this service, 7% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,538an average of $29 per time performed $732
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation +

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation ×

Service Code: 85652
Performed in an office
120
times performed,
0.94% of its services

16th Alert

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

96
patients got this service, 7% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,280an average of $19 per time performed $480
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Evaluation of antimicrobial drug (antibiotic, antifungal,... +

Evaluation of antimicrobial drug (antibiotic, antifungal, antiviral) ×

Service Code: 87186
Performed in an office
114
times performed,
0.9% of its services

17th Alert

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

87
patients got this service, 6% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,648an average of $32 per time performed $1,368
an average of $12 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial culture for aerobic isolates

Service Code: 87077
Performed in an office
113
times performed,
0.89% of its services

18th Alert

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

86
patients got this service, 6% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,260an average of $20 per time performed $1,243
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Creatinine level to test for kidney function or muscle in... +

Creatinine level to test for kidney function or muscle injury ×

Service Code: 82570
Performed in an office
111
times performed,
0.87% of its services

19th Alert

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

89
patients got this service, 6% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,219an average of $29 per time performed $777
an average of $7 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine microalbumin (protein) level

Service Code: 82043
Performed in an office
110
times performed,
0.86% of its services

20th Alert

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

89
patients got this service, 6% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,630an average of $33 per time performed $880
an average of $8 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Transferrin (iron binding protein) level

Service Code: 84466
Performed in an office
109
times performed,
0.86% of its services

21st Alert

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

93
patients got this service, 7% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$6,322an average of $58 per time performed $1,962
an average of $18 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Liver function blood test panel

Service Code: 80076
Performed in an office
103
times performed,
0.81% of its services

22nd Alert

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

95
patients got this service, 7% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,429an average of $43 per time performed $927
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Uric acid level, blood

Service Code: 84550
Performed in an office
101
times performed,
0.79% of its services

23rd Alert

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

89
patients got this service, 6% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,626an average of $26 per time performed $505
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Kidney function blood test panel

Service Code: 80069
Performed in an office
97
times performed,
0.76% of its services

24th Alert

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

56
patients got this service, 4% of its patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,462an average of $46 per time performed $1,164
an average of $12 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Creatine kinase (cardiac enzyme) level

Service Code: 82550
Performed in an office
89
times performed,
0.7% of its services

25th Alert

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

77
patients got this service, 5% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,293an average of $37 per time performed $534
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Ferritin (blood protein) level

Service Code: 82728
Performed in an office
80
times performed,
0.63% of its services

26th Alert

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

68
patients got this service, 5% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$5,360an average of $67 per time performed $1,440
an average of $18 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Magnesium level

Service Code: 83735
Performed in an office
80
times performed,
0.63% of its services

27th Alert

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

64
patients got this service, 4% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,040an average of $38 per time performed $720
an average of $9 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Prostate cancer screening; prostate specific antigen test... +

Prostate cancer screening; prostate specific antigen test (psa) ×

Service Code: G0103
Performed in an office
67
times performed,
0.53% of its services

28th Alert

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

67
patients got this service, 5% of its patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,484an average of $52 per time performed $1,742
an average of $26 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Natriuretic peptide (heart and blood vessel protein) level +

Natriuretic peptide (heart and blood vessel protein) level ×

Service Code: 83880
Performed in an office
65
times performed,
0.51% of its services

29th Alert

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

54
patients got this service, 4% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$8,775an average of $135 per time performed $3,120
an average of $48 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Screening test for autoimmune disorder

Service Code: 86038
Performed in an office
57
times performed,
0.45% of its services

30th Alert

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

55
patients got this service, 4% of its patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,482an average of $26 per time performed $969
an average of $17 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Rheumatoid factor analysis

Service Code: 86430
Performed in an office
54
times performed,
0.42% of its services

31st Alert

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

49
patients got this service, 3% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,728an average of $32 per time performed $432
an average of $8 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial culture

Service Code: 87070
Performed in an office
53
times performed,
0.42% of its services

32nd Alert

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

46
patients got this service, 3% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,855an average of $35 per time performed $636
an average of $12 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Special stain for microorganism

Service Code: 87205
Performed in an office
53
times performed,
0.42% of its services

33rd Alert

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

45
patients got this service, 3% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,272an average of $24 per time performed $318
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Measurement c-reactive protein for detection of infection... +

Measurement c-reactive protein for detection of infection or inflammation ×

Service Code: 86140
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
0.27% of its services

34th Alert

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

25
patients got this service, 2% of its patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$986an average of $29 per time performed $238
an average of $7 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test panel for electrolytes (sodium potassium, chlo... +

Blood test panel for electrolytes (sodium potassium, chloride, carbon dioxide) ×

Service Code: 80051
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
0.25% of its services

35th Alert

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

27
patients got this service, 2% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,120an average of $35 per time performed $288
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Troponin (protein) analysis

Service Code: 84484
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.24% of its services

36th Alert

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

31
patients got this service, 2% of its patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,519an average of $49 per time performed $434
an average of $14 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Amylase (enzyme) level

Service Code: 82150
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
0.22% of its services

37th Alert

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

26
patients got this service, 2% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,036an average of $37 per time performed $252
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Digoxin level

Service Code: 80162
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.21% of its services

38th Alert

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

22
patients got this service, 2% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,512an average of $56 per time performed $513
an average of $19 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Lipase (fat enzyme) level

Service Code: 83690
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.2% of its services

39th Alert

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

23
patients got this service, 2% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$520an average of $20 per time performed $234
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Liver enzyme (sgot), level

Service Code: 84450
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.2% of its services

40th Alert

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

23
patients got this service, 2% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$725an average of $29 per time performed $175
an average of $7 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Detection of infectious agent antibody

Service Code: 86318
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.17% of its services

41st Alert

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

21
patients got this service, 1% of its patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,260an average of $60 per time performed $378
an average of $18 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated urinalysis test

Service Code: 81003
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.17% of its services

42nd Alert

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

19
patients got this service, 1% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$399an average of $19 per time performed $63
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Creatine kinase (cardiac enzyme) level

Service Code: 82553
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.15% of its services

43rd Alert

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

19
patients got this service, 1% of its patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,083an average of $57 per time performed $304
an average of $16 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Coagulation assessment blood test

Service Code: 85730
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.13% of its services

44th Alert

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of its patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$592an average of $37 per time performed $144
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood creatinine level

Service Code: 82565
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.13% of its services

45th Alert

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

14
patients got this service, 0.98% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$464an average of $29 per time performed $64
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Phosphate level

Service Code: 84100
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.12% of its services

46th Alert

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

15
patients got this service, 1% of its patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$405an average of $27 per time performed $75
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood potassium level

Service Code: 84132
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.12% of its services

47th Alert

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

13
patients got this service, 0.91% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$390an average of $26 per time performed $90
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urea nitrogen level to assess kidney function

Service Code: 84520
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.11% of its services

48th Alert

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

12
patients got this service, 0.84% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$322an average of $23 per time performed $42
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bilirubin level

Service Code: 82248
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.11% of its services

49th Alert

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

14
patients got this service, 0.98% of its patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$406an average of $29 per time performed $70
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Rheumatoid factor level

Service Code: 86431
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.1% of its services

50th Alert

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

11
patients got this service, 0.77% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$416an average of $32 per time performed $104
an average of $8 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 "Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory." 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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