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Laboratorio Clinico Tropical, Inc.

2 calle intendente ramirez, Caguas, P.R., 00725 | (787) 744-1370

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
132
Rank: 152nd
out of 568 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
2,764
Rank: 100th
out of 568 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
20.9 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 12.4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$28.2K
Rank: 111th
out of 568 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$214 This Provider is in the top 10%
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.

Patients saw before

Laboratorio Clinico Tropical, Inc.

Patients saw after

Individuals

ROBERTO GONZALEZ-SALA

HIRAM RIVERA LUNA

RICARDO VALLEJO RIVERA

MARIA MARTI LON

ROGELIO MUNOZ

Organizations

CENTRO MEDICO DEL TURAB...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 29 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
431
times performed,
16% of its services

1st 1st

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

126
patients got this service, 95% of its patients
3.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$1,293an average of $3 per time performed $1,293
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
318
times performed,
12% of its services

2nd 2nd

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

118
patients got this service, 89% of its patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$3,498an average of $11 per time performed $3,498
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
287
times performed,
10% of its services

3rd 3rd

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

113
patients got this service, 86% of its patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$4,305an average of $15 per time performed $3,444
an average of $12 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
281
times performed,
10% of its services

4th 4th

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

111
patients got this service, 84% of its patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$5,339an average of $19 per time performed $3,934
an average of $14 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope +

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope ×

Service Code: 81000
Performed in an office
277
times performed,
10% of its services

5th 6th

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

115
patients got this service, 87% of its patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$1,108an average of $4 per time performed $1,108
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
166
times performed,
6% of its services

6th 5th

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

95
patients got this service, 72% of its patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$3,984an average of $24 per time performed $3,984
an average of $24 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
109
times performed,
4% of its services

7th 7th

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

65
patients got this service, 49% of its patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$1,526an average of $14 per time performed $1,526
an average of $14 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial urine culture

Service Code: 87088
Performed in an office
78
times performed,
3% of its services

8th 10th

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

42
patients got this service, 32% of its patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$936an average of $12 per time performed $858
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
75
times performed,
3% of its services

9th 11th

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

27
patients got this service, 20% of its patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$450an average of $6 per time performed $450
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine microalbumin (protein) analysis

Service Code: 82044
Performed in an office
58
times performed,
2% of its services

10th 34th

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

28
patients got this service, 21% of its patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$290an average of $5 per time performed $290
an average of $5 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
53
times performed,
2% of its services

11th 9th

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

17
patients got this service, 13% of its patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$530an average of $10 per time performed $530
an average of $10 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84439
Performed in an office
49
times performed,
2% of its services

12th 20th

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

34
patients got this service, 26% of its patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$637an average of $13 per time performed $637
an average of $13 per time performed
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
48
times performed,
2% of its services

13th 38th

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

32
patients got this service, 24% of its patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$336an average of $7 per time performed $336
an average of $7 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Uric acid level, blood

Service Code: 84550
Performed in an office
45
times performed,
2% of its services

14th 29th

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

20
patients got this service, 15% of its patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$270an average of $6 per time performed $135
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
43
times performed,
2% of its services

15th 13th

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

28
patients got this service, 21% of its patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$516an average of $12 per time performed $430
an average of $10 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine microalbumin (protein) level

Service Code: 82043
Performed in an office
43
times performed,
2% of its services

16th 23rd

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

30
patients got this service, 23% of its patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$344an average of $8 per time performed $344
an average of $8 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Coagulation assessment blood test

Service Code: 85730
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
2% of its services

17th 18th

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

24
patients got this service, 18% of its patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$336an average of $8 per time performed $336
an average of $8 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Creatine kinase (cardiac enzyme) level

Service Code: 82550
Performed in an office
41
times performed,
1% of its services

18th 26th

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

18
patients got this service, 14% of its patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$369an average of $9 per time performed $164
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Glutamyltransferase (liver enzyme) level

Service Code: 82977
Performed in an office
41
times performed,
1% of its services

19th 43rd

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

17
patients got this service, 13% of its patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$328an average of $8 per time performed $164
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84436
Performed in an office
41
times performed,
1% of its services

20th 15th

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

31
patients got this service, 23% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$410an average of $10 per time performed $410
an average of $10 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
40
times performed,
1% of its services

21st 14th

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

32
patients got this service, 24% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,040an average of $26 per time performed $1,040
an average of $26 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroid hormone evaluation

Service Code: 84479
Performed in an office
39
times performed,
1% of its services

22nd 17th

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

30
patients got this service, 23% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$351an average of $9 per time performed $351
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Vitamin d-3 level

Service Code: 82306
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
1% of its services

23rd 12th

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

36
patients got this service, 27% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,596an average of $42 per time performed $1,596
an average of $42 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cyanocobalamin (vitamin b-12) level

Service Code: 82607
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
1% of its services

24th 22nd

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

20
patients got this service, 15% of its patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$588an average of $21 per time performed $588
an average of $21 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood

Service Code: 82274
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.9% of its services

25th 19th

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

25
patients got this service, 19% of its patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$575an average of $23 per time performed $575
an average of $23 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
24
times performed,
0.87% of its services

26th 16th

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

20
patients got this service, 15% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$120an average of $5 per time performed $120
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Liver enzyme (sgot), level

Service Code: 84450
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.58% of its services

27th 32nd

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

12
patients got this service, 9% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$112an average of $7 per time performed $64
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Liver enzyme (sgpt), level

Service Code: 84460
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.58% of its services

28th 30th

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

12
patients got this service, 9% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$112an average of $7 per time performed $64
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron level

Service Code: 83540
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.43% of its services

29th 49th

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

11
patients got this service, 8% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$108an average of $9 per time performed $108
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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