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Ponceclinical Laboratory, Inc.

609 tito castro ave, Ponce, P.R., 00716 | (787) 841-4846

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $134 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 12 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
178
Rank: 103rd
out of 568 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
2,786
Rank: 97th
out of 568 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
15.7 This Provider
Avg 12.4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$29.6K
Rank: 106th
out of 568 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$166 This Provider
Avg $134

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

JORGE GUTIERREZ

JORGE TORRES

SERGIO CHEVERE

JOSE RIVERA

DULCE RODRIGUEZ

Organizations

SAINT LUKES MEMORIAL HO...

HOSPITAL DAMAS INC

Patients saw before

Ponceclinical Laboratory, Inc.

Patients saw after

Individuals

JOSE RIVERA

JORGE GUTIERREZ

JORGE TORRES

SERGIO CHEVERE

HUMBERTO SIMONETTI

Organizations

SAINT LUKES MEMORIAL HO...

HOSPITAL DAMAS INC

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 29 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
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
444
times performed,
16% of its services

1st 1st

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

162
patients got this service, 91% of its patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$1,332an average of $3 per time performed $1,332
an average of $3 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
334
times performed,
12% of its services

2nd 9th

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

79
patients got this service, 44% of its patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$3,340an average of $10 per time performed $3,340
an average of $10 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
298
times performed,
11% of its services

3rd 2nd

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

146
patients got this service, 82% of its patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$3,278an average of $11 per time performed $3,278
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: 81000
Performed in an office
248
times performed,
9% of its services

4th 6th

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

126
patients got this service, 71% of its patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$1,240an average of $5 per time performed $992
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
231
times performed,
8% of its services

5th 3rd

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

126
patients got this service, 71% of its patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$3,465an average of $15 per time performed $2,772
an average of $12 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
217
times performed,
8% of its services

6th 4th

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

113
patients got this service, 63% of its patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$4,123an average of $19 per time performed $3,255
an average of $15 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
145
times performed,
5% of its services

7th 5th

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

99
patients got this service, 56% of its patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$3,480an average of $24 per time performed $3,480
an average of $24 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
97
times performed,
3% of its services

8th 13th

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

53
patients got this service, 30% of its patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,164an average of $12 per time performed $1,067
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial colony count, urine

Service Code: 87086
Performed in an office
80
times performed,
3% of its services

9th 21st

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

50
patients got this service, 28% of its patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$880an average of $11 per time performed $880
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial urine culture

Service Code: 87088
Performed in an office
80
times performed,
3% of its services

10th 10th

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

50
patients got this service, 28% of its patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$960an average of $12 per time performed $880
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
76
times performed,
3% of its services

11th 7th

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

55
patients got this service, 31% of its patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$1,064an average of $14 per time performed $1,064
an average of $14 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Fungal culture, yeast

Service Code: 87106
Performed in an office
55
times performed,
2% of its services

12th Alert

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

35
patients got this service, 20% of its patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$825an average of $15 per time performed $825
an average of $15 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Vitamin d-3 level

Service Code: 82306
Performed in an office
44
times performed,
2% of its services

13th 12th

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

30
patients got this service, 17% of its patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,848an average of $42 per time performed $1,848
an average of $42 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
43
times performed,
2% of its services

14th 11th

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

27
patients got this service, 15% of its patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$258an average of $6 per time performed $258
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Coagulation assessment blood test

Service Code: 85730
Performed in an office
39
times performed,
1% of its services

15th 18th

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

24
patients got this service, 13% of its patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$351an average of $9 per time performed $312
an average of $8 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation +

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation ×

Service Code: 85651
Performed in an office
37
times performed,
1% of its services

16th 16th

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

24
patients got this service, 13% of its patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$185an average of $5 per time performed $185
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cyanocobalamin (vitamin b-12) level

Service Code: 82607
Performed in an office
35
times performed,
1% of its services

17th 22nd

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

28
patients got this service, 16% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$770an average of $22 per time performed $735
an average of $21 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

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

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

Service Code: 87181
Performed in an office
35
times performed,
1% of its services

18th 84th

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

25
patients got this service, 14% of its patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$245an average of $7 per time performed $245
an average of $7 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine microalbumin (protein) level

Service Code: 82043
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
1% of its services

19th 23rd

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

24
patients got this service, 13% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$256an average of $8 per time performed $256
an average of $8 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
31
times performed,
1% of its services

20th 38th

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

24
patients got this service, 13% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$217an average of $7 per time performed $217
an average of $7 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84436
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
1% of its services

21st 15th

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

22
patients got this service, 12% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$280an average of $10 per time performed $280
an average of $10 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84439
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.86% of its services

22nd 20th

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

20
patients got this service, 11% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$312an average of $13 per time performed $312
an average of $13 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Liver function blood test panel

Service Code: 80076
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.79% of its services

23rd 39th

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

12
patients got this service, 7% of its patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$286an average of $13 per time performed $220
an average of $10 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.79% of its services

24th 14th

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

22
patients got this service, 12% of its patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$572an average of $26 per time performed $572
an average of $26 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood glucose (sugar) level

Service Code: 82947
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.75% of its services

25th 25th

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

11
patients got this service, 6% of its patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$126an average of $6 per time performed $105
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroid hormone evaluation

Service Code: 84479
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.72% of its services

26th 17th

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

18
patients got this service, 10% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$180an average of $9 per time performed $180
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood

Service Code: 82274
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.65% of its services

27th 19th

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

18
patients got this service, 10% of its patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$414an average of $23 per time performed $396
an average of $22 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

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

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

Service Code: 87184
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.57% of its services

28th 50th

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

12
patients got this service, 7% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$128an average of $8 per time performed $128
an average of $8 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Folic acid level

Service Code: 82746
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.5% of its services

29th 31st

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

13
patients got this service, 7% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$294an average of $21 per time performed $294
an average of $21 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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