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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $159 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
333
Rank: 78th
out of 384 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
1,042
Rank: 110th
out of 384 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
3.1 This Provider
Avg 4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$51.2K
Rank: 85th
out of 384 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$154 This Provider
Avg $159

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 his 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

BLAIR ERB

RONALD THARP

REGINALD HANDLEY

CATHY GRACE

PEDER ANDERSON

Organizations

BOZEMAN DEACONESS HEALT...

AMERICAN MEDICAL RESPON...

Patients saw before

THOMAS HILDNER MD

Patients saw after

Individuals

BLAIR ERB

REX SPEAR

REGINALD HANDLEY

NATHANIEL MADSEN

KEVIN DUWE

Organizations

BOZEMAN DEACONESS HEALT...

AMERICAN MEDICAL RESPON...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 35 different services in 2014
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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
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 a facility
538
times performed,
52% of his services

1st 2nd

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

263
patients got this service, 79% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$55,522an average of $103 per time performed $18,868
an average of $35 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

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

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

Service Code: G0438
Performed in a facility
75
times performed,
7% of his services

2nd 48th

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

75
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$22,425an average of $299 per time performed $12,554
an average of $167 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 a facility
74
times performed,
7% of his services

3rd 3rd

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

56
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$12,950an average of $175 per time performed $4,211
an average of $57 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 15 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 15 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99231
Performed in a facility
69
times performed,
7% of his services

4th 24th

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

24
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$6,417an average of $93 per time performed $2,123
an average of $31 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 a facility
53
times performed,
5% of his services

5th 32nd

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

43
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$3,317an average of $63 per time performed $885
an average of $17 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typ... +

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 5 minutes ×

Service Code: 99211
Performed in a facility
47
times performed,
5% of his services

6th 25th

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

20
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.9)
$940an average of $20 per time performed $330
an average of $7 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, 30 minutes or less

Service Code: 99238
Performed in a facility
29
times performed,
3% of his services

7th 22nd

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

22
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,423an average of $187 per time performed $1,605
an average of $55 per time performed
medical
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
25
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 6th

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

17
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$3,675an average of $147 per time performed $1,370
an average of $55 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in a facility
14
times performed,
1% of his services

9th 76th

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

13
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$924an average of $66 per time performed $457
an average of $33 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 a facility
12
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 15th

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

12
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,088an average of $174 per time performed $1,338
an average of $111 per time performed

Office Visits

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.

Hover over each slice to see percentage breakdown.

Thomas George Hildner
Average for Family Medicine Providers in Montana

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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