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The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

LABORATORY CORPORATION OF AMERICA HOLDINGS

119 MOUNTAIN VIEW RD , MARS HILL, NC, 28754 | (828) 689-2426

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, $185 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 9 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
924
Rank: 33rd
out of 80 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
4,294
Rank: 37th
out of 80 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
4.6 This Provider
Avg 9.3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$32.2K
Rank: 43rd
out of 80 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$35 This Provider
Avg $185

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 within 30 days before or after this provider in 2014.

Patients saw before

LABORATORY CORPORATION OF AMERICA HOLDINGS

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 32 different services in 2014

All Services

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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
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
1,740
times performed,
41% of services

1st 17th

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

165
patients got this service, 18% of patients
10.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4)
$62,640an average of $36 per time performed $9,152
an average of $5 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
714
times performed,
17% of services

2nd 4th

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

491
patients got this service, 53% of patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$22,134an average of $31 per time performed $7,426
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
620
times performed,
14% of services

3rd 12th

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

387
patients got this service, 42% of patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$26,040an average of $42 per time performed $6,646
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
480
times performed,
11% of services

4th 3rd

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

378
patients got this service, 41% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$22,080an average of $46 per time performed $5,424
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope +

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope ×

Service Code: 81001
Performed in an office
258
times performed,
6% of services

5th 22nd

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

195
patients got this service, 21% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$9,172an average of $36 per time performed $1,091
an average of $4 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: 85027
Performed in an office
146
times performed,
3% of services

6th 24th

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

117
patients got this service, 13% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$4,384an average of $30 per time performed $1,263
an average of $9 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: 85652
Performed in an office
135
times performed,
3% of services

7th 36th

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

119
patients got this service, 13% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$4,860an average of $36 per time performed $489
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood potassium level

Service Code: 84132
Performed in an office
43
times performed,
1% of services

8th 85th

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

33
patients got this service, 4% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,424an average of $33 per time performed $238
an average of $6 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Smear for infectious agents

Service Code: 87210
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.61% of services

9th 433rd

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

23
patients got this service, 2% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,274an average of $49 per time performed $132
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood creatinine level

Service Code: 82565
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.49% of services

10th 47th

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$299an average of $14 per time performed $61
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood glucose (sugar) level

Service Code: 82947
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.47% of services

11th 76th

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$262an average of $13 per time performed $46
an average of $2 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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