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Laboratorio Clinico Principal Inc

Bb26 ave santa juanita, Bayamon, P.R., 00956 | (787) 780-5120

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
282
Rank: 42nd
out of 568 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
4,304
Rank: 55th
out of 568 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
15.3 This Provider
Avg 12.4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$46.1K
Rank: 54th
out of 568 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$163 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

JOSE MEDINA

EDWIN VALENTIN

HARRY JIMENEZ

RUBEN SANTIAGO-LUGO

JUAN OCASIO-RODRIGUEZ

Organizations

CENTRO MEDICO DEL TURAB...

HOSPITAL HNOS MELENDEZ INC

Patients saw before

Laboratorio Clinico Principal Inc

Patients saw after

Individuals

JOSE MEDINA

HARRY JIMENEZ

RUBEN SANTIAGO-LUGO

JUAN SERRANO

JUAN OCASIO-RODRIGUEZ

Organizations

CENTRO MEDICO DEL TURAB...

HOSPITAL HNOS MELENDEZ INC

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 36 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
793
times performed,
18% of its services

1st 1st

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

270
patients got this service, 96% of its patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$2,379an average of $3 per time performed $2,379
an average of $3 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
516
times performed,
12% of its services

2nd 2nd

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

243
patients got this service, 86% of its patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$5,676an average of $11 per time performed $5,676
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
476
times performed,
11% of its services

3rd 3rd

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

226
patients got this service, 80% of its patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$6,664an average of $14 per time performed $5,712
an average of $12 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
377
times performed,
9% of its services

4th 8th

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

203
patients got this service, 72% of its patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$1,885an average of $5 per time performed $1,508
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
376
times performed,
9% of its services

5th 4th

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

200
patients got this service, 71% of its patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$7,144an average of $19 per time performed $5,640
an average of $15 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
237
times performed,
6% of its services

6th 9th

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

72
patients got this service, 26% of its patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$2,370an average of $10 per time performed $2,370
an average of $10 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
223
times performed,
5% of its services

7th 5th

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

157
patients got this service, 56% of its patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$5,129an average of $23 per time performed $5,129
an average of $23 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
193
times performed,
4% of its services

8th 7th

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

130
patients got this service, 46% of its patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$2,702an average of $14 per time performed $2,702
an average of $14 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial urine culture

Service Code: 87088
Performed in an office
100
times performed,
2% of its services

9th 10th

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

76
patients got this service, 27% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$1,200an average of $12 per time performed $1,100
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
97
times performed,
2% of its services

10th 11th

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

35
patients got this service, 12% of its patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$582an average of $6 per time performed $582
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Coagulation assessment blood test

Service Code: 85730
Performed in an office
81
times performed,
2% of its services

11th 18th

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

31
patients got this service, 11% of its patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$648an average of $8 per time performed $648
an average of $8 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Vitamin d-3 level

Service Code: 82306
Performed in an office
77
times performed,
2% of its services

12th 12th

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

60
patients got this service, 21% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$3,234an average of $42 per time performed $3,234
an average of $42 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84436
Performed in an office
69
times performed,
2% of its services

13th 15th

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

56
patients got this service, 20% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$690an average of $10 per time performed $690
an average of $10 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine microalbumin (protein) analysis

Service Code: 82044
Performed in an office
65
times performed,
2% of its services

14th 34th

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

49
patients got this service, 17% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$260an average of $4 per time performed $260
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
61
times performed,
1% of its services

15th 14th

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

52
patients got this service, 18% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,586an average of $26 per time performed $1,586
an average of $26 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood

Service Code: 82274
Performed in an office
56
times performed,
1% of its services

16th 19th

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

56
patients got this service, 20% of its patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,288an average of $23 per time performed $1,288
an average of $23 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroid hormone evaluation

Service Code: 84479
Performed in an office
51
times performed,
1% of its services

17th 17th

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

45
patients got this service, 16% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$459an average of $9 per time performed $459
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
49
times performed,
1% of its services

18th 13th

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

39
patients got this service, 14% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$588an average of $12 per time performed $490
an average of $10 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
44
times performed,
1% of its services

19th 16th

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

31
patients got this service, 11% of its patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$220an average of $5 per time performed $220
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cyanocobalamin (vitamin b-12) level

Service Code: 82607
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
0.79% of its services

20th 22nd

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

32
patients got this service, 11% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$714an average of $21 per time performed $714
an average of $21 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood glucose (sugar) level

Service Code: 82947
Performed in an office
33
times performed,
0.77% of its services

21st 25th

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

24
patients got this service, 9% of its patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$198an average of $6 per time performed $165
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial culture for aerobic isolates

Service Code: 87077
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
0.7% of its services

22nd 78th

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

15
patients got this service, 5% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$360an average of $12 per time performed $330
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial colony count, urine

Service Code: 87086
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
0.67% of its services

23rd 21st

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

19
patients got this service, 7% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$348an average of $12 per time performed $319
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine albumin (protein) level

Service Code: 82042
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.63% of its services

24th 42nd

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

22
patients got this service, 8% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$108an average of $4 per time performed $108
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Creatinine clearance measurement to test for kidney function +

Creatinine clearance measurement to test for kidney function ×

Service Code: 82575
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.6% of its services

25th 27th

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

24
patients got this service, 9% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$364an average of $14 per time performed $338
an average of $13 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Uric acid level, blood

Service Code: 84550
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.56% of its services

26th 29th

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

19
patients got this service, 7% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$144an average of $6 per time performed $96
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84439
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.51% of its services

27th 20th

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

17
patients got this service, 6% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$286an average of $13 per time performed $286
an average of $13 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Folic acid level

Service Code: 82746
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.46% of its services

28th 31st

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

19
patients got this service, 7% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$420an average of $21 per time performed $420
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: 87186
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.44% of its services

29th 36th

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

16
patients got this service, 6% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$152an average of $8 per time performed $152
an average of $8 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Carcinoembryonic antigen (cea) protein level

Service Code: 82378
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.44% of its services

30th 37th

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

17
patients got this service, 6% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$513an average of $27 per time performed $513
an average of $27 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Kidney function blood test panel

Service Code: 80069
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.39% of its services

31st 53rd

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

15
patients got this service, 5% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$187an average of $11 per time performed $170
an average of $10 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood glucose (sugar) level after receiving dose of glucose +

Blood glucose (sugar) level after receiving dose of glucose ×

Service Code: 82950
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.39% of its services

32nd 45th

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

17
patients got this service, 6% of its patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$119an average of $7 per time performed $119
an average of $7 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Screening test for autoimmune disorder

Service Code: 86038
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.28% of its services

33rd 40th

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

12
patients got this service, 4% of its patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$204an average of $17 per time performed $204
an average of $17 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
12
times performed,
0.28% of its services

34th 35th

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

11
patients got this service, 4% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$84an average of $7 per time performed $84
an average of $7 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Rheumatoid factor analysis

Service Code: 86430
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.26% of its services

35th 60th

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

11
patients got this service, 4% of its patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$88an average of $8 per time performed $88
an average of $8 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron level

Service Code: 83540
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.26% of its services

36th 49th

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

11
patients got this service, 4% of its patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$99an average of $9 per time performed $99
an average of $9 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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