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PONCECLINICAL LABORATORY, INC.

609 TITO CASTRO AVE SUITE 101, PONCE, PR, 00716 | (787) 841-4846

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $175 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 16 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
163
Rank: 91st
out of 536 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
2,772
Rank: 94th
out of 536 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
17 This Provider
Avg 15.8
Total Paid
by Medicare
$30.3K
Rank: 95th
out of 536 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$186 This Provider
Avg $175

How This Provider’s Patients Compare

Doctors often say their patients are sicker or more complex than those of their peers. The measure displayed below, used by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, takes into account patients’ characteristics to estimate whether they are expected to have above-average Medicare spending. It considers patients’ age, sex, diagnoses from the past year and other factors. This provider’s score below takes into account all of Part B patients.

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 in 2014.

Individuals

LUIS MELENDEZ-MORALES

JOSE RIVERA

Organizations

SAINT LUKES MEMORIAL HO...

HOSPITAL DAMAS INC.

Patients saw before

PONCECLINICAL LABORATORY, INC.

Patients saw after

Individuals

JOSE RIVERA

LUIS MELENDEZ-MORALES

PEDRO FARINACCI MORALES

Organizations

SAINT LUKES MEMORIAL HO...

HOSPITAL DAMAS INC.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 91 different services in 2014
All Services

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Drug Services
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
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
414
times performed,
15% of services

1st 9th

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

98
patients got this service, 60% of patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$4,202an average of $10 per time performed $4,107
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
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
383
times performed,
14% of services

2nd 1st

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

159
patients got this service, 98% of patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$1,149an average of $3 per time performed $1,126
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
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
305
times performed,
11% of services

3rd 2nd

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

144
patients got this service, 88% of patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$3,233an average of $11 per time performed $3,166
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
228
times performed,
8% of services

4th 3rd

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

126
patients got this service, 77% of patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$3,292an average of $14 per time performed $2,668
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope +

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope ×

Service Code: 81000
Performed in an office
221
times performed,
8% of services

5th 6th

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

131
patients got this service, 80% of patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$961an average of $4 per time performed $935
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
189
times performed,
7% of services

6th 4th

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

119
patients got this service, 73% of patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$3,466an average of $18 per time performed $2,631
an average of $14 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
135
times performed,
5% of services

7th 5th

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

97
patients got this service, 60% of patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$3,106an average of $23 per time performed $3,033
an average of $22 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
67
times performed,
2% of services

8th 7th

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

52
patients got this service, 32% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$888an average of $13 per time performed $870
an average of $13 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Vitamin d-3 level

Service Code: 82306
Performed in an office
67
times performed,
2% of services

9th 10th

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

45
patients got this service, 28% of patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$2,709an average of $40 per time performed $2,653
an average of $40 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
58
times performed,
2% of services

10th 12th

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

41
patients got this service, 25% of patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$671an average of $12 per time performed $579
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial urine culture

Service Code: 87088
Performed in an office
52
times performed,
2% of services

11th 11th

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

37
patients got this service, 23% of patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$587an average of $11 per time performed $563
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial colony count, urine

Service Code: 87086
Performed in an office
52
times performed,
2% of services

12th 23rd

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

37
patients got this service, 23% of patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$569an average of $11 per time performed $557
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine microalbumin (protein) level

Service Code: 82043
Performed in an office
52
times performed,
2% of services

13th 16th

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

40
patients got this service, 25% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$411an average of $8 per time performed $402
an average of $8 per time performed
medical
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
51
times performed,
2% of services

14th 26th

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

39
patients got this service, 24% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$360an average of $7 per time performed $353
an average of $7 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cyanocobalamin (vitamin b-12) level

Service Code: 82607
Performed in an office
40
times performed,
1% of services

15th 22nd

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

33
patients got this service, 20% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$823an average of $21 per time performed $806
an average of $20 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84439
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
1% of services

16th 20th

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

25
patients got this service, 15% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$394an average of $12 per time performed $386
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood

Service Code: 82274
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
1% of services

17th 18th

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

29
patients got this service, 18% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$652an average of $22 per time performed $638
an average of $21 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
1% of services

18th 13th

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

27
patients got this service, 17% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$738an average of $25 per time performed $713
an average of $25 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Fungal culture, yeast

Service Code: 87106
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.97% of services

19th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

22
patients got this service, 13% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$388an average of $14 per time performed $373
an average of $14 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

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

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

Service Code: 87184
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.94% of services

20th 47th

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

21
patients got this service, 13% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$206an average of $8 per time performed $202
an average of $8 per time performed
medical
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
22
times performed,
0.79% of services

21st 17th

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

12
patients got this service, 7% of patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$107an average of $5 per time performed $104
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.61% of services

22nd 14th

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

16
patients got this service, 10% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$91an average of $5 per time performed $89
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Coagulation assessment blood test

Service Code: 85730
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.58% of services

23rd 21st

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

16
patients got this service, 10% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$131an average of $8 per time performed $128
an average of $8 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Folic acid level

Service Code: 82746
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.54% of services

24th 30th

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

14
patients got this service, 9% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$301an average of $20 per time performed $295
an average of $20 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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