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The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $211 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 11 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
655
Rank: 33rd
out of 717 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
4,637
Rank: 137th
out of 717 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
7.1 This Provider
Avg 10.7
Total Paid
by Medicare
$149K
Rank: 73rd
out of 717 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$228 This Provider
Avg $211

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.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 77 different services in 2015
(52 were redacted as they were performed on less than 11 patients)

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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
847
times performed,
18% of his services

1st 2nd

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

387
patients got this service, 59% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$122,594.78an average of $144.74 per time performed $36,412.53
an average of $42.99 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
645
times performed,
14% of his services

2nd 7th

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

187
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
3.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$94,402.20an average of $146.36 per time performed $34,320.45
an average of $53.21 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
557
times performed,
12% of his services

3rd 4th

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

335
patients got this service, 51% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$3,899.00an average of $7.00 per time performed $1,626.44
an average of $2.92 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
492
times performed,
11% of his services

4th 3rd

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

261
patients got this service, 40% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$105,696.36an average of $214.83 per time performed $32,501.52
an average of $66.06 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
264
times performed,
6% of his services

5th 6th

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

39
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
6.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.9)
$3,168.00an average of $12.00 per time performed $1,383.36
an average of $5.24 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
210
times performed,
5% of his services

6th 15th

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

35
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$840.00an average of $4.00 per time performed $277.20
an average of $1.32 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, di... +

Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96372
Performed in an office
165
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 13th

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

95
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$8,085.00an average of $49.00 per time performed $2,643.30
an average of $16.02 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 30 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 30 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99221
Performed in a facility
156
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 82nd

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

115
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$31,783.44an average of $203.74 per time performed $10,863.84
an average of $69.64 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urinalysis, manual test

Service Code: 81002
Performed in an office
129
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 35th

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

107
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,032.00an average of $8.00 per time performed $439.89
an average of $3.41 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 80 mg

Service Code: J1040
Performed in an office
124
times performed,
3% of his services

10th 45th

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

85
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,488.00an average of $12.00 per time performed $580.32
an average of $4.68 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, 30 minutes or less

Service Code: 99238
Performed in a facility
121
times performed,
3% of his services

11th 25th

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

85
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$17,743.44an average of $146.64 per time performed $6,248.44
an average of $51.64 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
76
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 10th

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

76
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,743.00an average of $49.25 per time performed $1,752.56
an average of $23.06 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated urinalysis test

Service Code: 81003
Performed in an office
57
times performed,
1% of his services

13th 26th

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

53
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$399.00an average of $7.00 per time performed $171.00
an average of $3.00 per time performed
drug
MEDICINE

Vaccine for influenza for injection into muscle

Service Code: 90662
Performed in an office
56
times performed,
1% of his services

14th 19th

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

56
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,744.00an average of $49.00 per time performed $1,990.24
an average of $35.54 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine microalbumin (protein) analysis

Service Code: 82044
Performed in an office
55
times performed,
1% of his services

15th 48th

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

53
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$770.00an average of $14.00 per time performed $335.50
an average of $6.10 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
55
times performed,
1% of his services

16th 40th

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

53
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$880.00an average of $16.00 per time performed $379.50
an average of $6.90 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule +

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule ×

Service Code: 20610
Performed in an office
49
times performed,
1% of his services

17th 41st

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

31
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$6,100.01an average of $124.49 per time performed $1,776.25
an average of $36.25 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of chest, 2 views, front and side

Service Code: 71020
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
0.69% of his services

18th 24th

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

31
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,952.00an average of $61.00 per time performed $432.00
an average of $13.50 per time performed
drug
MEDICINE

Pneumococcal vaccine for injection into muscle

Service Code: 90670
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.58% of his services

19th 17th

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

27
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,289.00an average of $307.00 per time performed $4,544.10
an average of $168.30 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.58% of his services

20th 16th

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

27
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,332.99an average of $49.37 per time performed $621.54
an average of $23.02 per time performed
drug

Vaccine for influenza administered into muscle to individ... +

Vaccine for influenza administered into muscle to individuals 3 years of age and older ×

Service Code: 90686
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.43% of his services

21st 46th

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

20
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$660.00an average of $33.00 per time performed $356.00
an average of $17.80 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,
0.41% of his services

22nd 27th

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

19
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$627.00an average of $33.00 per time performed $210.52
an average of $11.08 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
19
times performed,
0.41% of his services

23rd 33rd

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$1,508.98an average of $79.42 per time performed $555.75
an average of $29.25 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of up to 14 skin growths

Service Code: 17110
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.39% of his services

24th 102nd

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$3,798.00an average of $211.00 per time performed $1,176.48
an average of $65.36 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of ribs of one side of body, minimum of 2 views

Service Code: 73510
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.26% of his services

25th 131st

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$936.00an average of $78.00 per time performed $266.28
an average of $22.19 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.

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Nicholas Steier
Average for Family Medicine Providers in Nebraska

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 2015 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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