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LABORATORIO CLINICO TROPICAL, INC.

2 CALLE INTENDENTE RAMIREZ , CAGUAS, PR, 00725 | (787) 744-1370

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
106
Rank: 153rd
out of 536 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
2,223
Rank: 118th
out of 536 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
21 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 15.8
Total Paid
by Medicare
$24.1K
Rank: 119th
out of 536 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$228 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

MARIA MARTI LON

FRANCISCO LOUBRIEL-MENDEZ

Organizations

CENTRO MEDICO DEL TURAB...

Patients saw before

LABORATORIO CLINICO TROPICAL, INC.

Patients saw after

Individuals

MARIA MARTI LON

Organizations

CENTRO MEDICO DEL TURAB...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 100 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
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
333
times performed,
15% of services

1st 1st

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

103
patients got this service, 97% of patients
3.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$999an average of $3 per time performed $979
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
220
times performed,
10% of services

2nd 2nd

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

91
patients got this service, 86% of patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$2,341an average of $11 per time performed $2,288
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
196
times performed,
9% of services

3rd 3rd

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

86
patients got this service, 81% of patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$2,840an average of $14 per time performed $2,181
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
195
times performed,
9% of services

4th 4th

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

79
patients got this service, 75% of patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$3,586an average of $18 per time performed $2,642
an average of $14 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
179
times performed,
8% of services

5th 6th

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

80
patients got this service, 75% of patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$777an average of $4 per time performed $757
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
142
times performed,
6% of services

6th 5th

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

76
patients got this service, 72% of patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$3,266an average of $23 per time performed $3,189
an average of $22 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
92
times performed,
4% of services

7th 7th

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

52
patients got this service, 49% of patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$1,222an average of $13 per time performed $1,194
an average of $13 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine microalbumin (protein) level

Service Code: 82043
Performed in an office
68
times performed,
3% of services

8th 16th

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

34
patients got this service, 32% of patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$539an average of $8 per time performed $526
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
66
times performed,
3% of services

9th 26th

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

34
patients got this service, 32% of patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$467an average of $7 per time performed $457
an average of $7 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Uric acid level, blood

Service Code: 84550
Performed in an office
51
times performed,
2% of services

10th 24th

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

21
patients got this service, 20% of patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$315an average of $6 per time performed $204
an average of $4 per time performed
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
50
times performed,
2% of services

11th 9th

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

16
patients got this service, 15% of patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$508an average of $10 per time performed $496
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Total protein level, urine

Service Code: 84156
Performed in an office
50
times performed,
2% of services

12th 25th

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

17
patients got this service, 16% of patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$251an average of $5 per time performed $245
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial urine culture

Service Code: 87088
Performed in an office
45
times performed,
2% of services

13th 11th

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

28
patients got this service, 26% of patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$498an average of $11 per time performed $487
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
40
times performed,
2% of services

14th 14th

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

14
patients got this service, 13% of patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$216an average of $5 per time performed $210
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Vitamin d-3 level

Service Code: 82306
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
2% of services

15th 10th

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

31
patients got this service, 29% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,459an average of $41 per time performed $1,425
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
31
times performed,
1% of services

16th 12th

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

20
patients got this service, 19% of patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$359an average of $12 per time performed $295
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
1% of services

17th 13th

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

22
patients got this service, 21% of patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$780an average of $25 per time performed $762
an average of $25 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84439
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
1% of services

18th 20th

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

18
patients got this service, 17% of patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$333an average of $12 per time performed $325
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84436
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
1% of services

19th 15th

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

20
patients got this service, 19% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$242an average of $9 per time performed $236
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Coagulation assessment blood test

Service Code: 85730
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
1% of services

20th 21st

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

13
patients got this service, 12% of patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$197an average of $8 per time performed $193
an average of $8 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroid hormone evaluation

Service Code: 84479
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.99% of services

21st 19th

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

17
patients got this service, 16% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$195an average of $9 per time performed $190
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cyanocobalamin (vitamin b-12) level

Service Code: 82607
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.76% of services

22nd 22nd

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

16
patients got this service, 15% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$351an average of $21 per time performed $343
an average of $20 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
17
times performed,
0.76% of services

23rd 17th

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

15
patients got this service, 14% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$83an average of $5 per time performed $81
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood

Service Code: 82274
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.67% of services

24th 18th

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

15
patients got this service, 14% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$327an average of $22 per time performed $319
an average of $21 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood glucose (sugar) level

Service Code: 82947
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.58% of services

25th 36th

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

11
patients got this service, 10% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$75an average of $6 per time performed $59
an average of $5 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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