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Laboratorio Clinico Bacteriologico Caribbean, Inc.

51-36 ave main, Bayamon, P.R., 00959 | (787) 798-2355

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
164
Rank: 113th
out of 568 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
2,272
Rank: 121st
out of 568 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
13.9 This Provider
Avg 12.4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$25.7K
Rank: 121st
out of 568 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$157 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

TOMAS JORDAN LOPEZ

HERBERT RIVERA

MARIA PADILLA-BRUNO

Organizations

CENTRO MEDICO DEL TURAB...

Patients saw before

Laboratorio Clinico Bacteriologico Caribbean, Inc.

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 27 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
401
times performed,
18% of its services

1st 1st

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

157
patients got this service, 96% of its patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$1,203an average of $3 per time performed $1,203
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
256
times performed,
11% of its services

2nd 2nd

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

132
patients got this service, 80% of its patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$2,816an average of $11 per time performed $2,816
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
238
times performed,
10% of its services

3rd 3rd

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

127
patients got this service, 77% of its patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$3,570an average of $15 per time performed $2,856
an average of $12 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
192
times performed,
8% of its services

4th 4th

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

112
patients got this service, 68% of its patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$3,648an average of $19 per time performed $2,880
an average of $15 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
177
times performed,
8% of its services

5th 6th

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

111
patients got this service, 68% of its patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$885an average of $5 per time performed $708
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
156
times performed,
7% of its services

6th 5th

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

93
patients got this service, 57% of its patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$3,744an average of $24 per time performed $3,744
an average of $24 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
114
times performed,
5% of its services

7th 9th

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

34
patients got this service, 21% of its patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$912an average of $8 per time performed $912
an average of $8 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
72
times performed,
3% of its services

8th 7th

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

52
patients got this service, 32% of its patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$1,008an average of $14 per time performed $1,008
an average of $14 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial colony count, urine

Service Code: 87086
Performed in an office
65
times performed,
3% of its services

9th 21st

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

44
patients got this service, 27% of its patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$780an average of $12 per time performed $715
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial urine culture

Service Code: 87088
Performed in an office
65
times performed,
3% of its services

10th 10th

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

44
patients got this service, 27% of its patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$780an average of $12 per time performed $715
an average of $11 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
65
times performed,
3% of its services

11th 36th

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

44
patients got this service, 27% of its patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$845an average of $13 per time performed $780
an average of $12 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Vitamin d-3 level

Service Code: 82306
Performed in an office
56
times performed,
2% of its services

12th 12th

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

40
patients got this service, 24% of its patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$2,408an average of $43 per time performed $2,352
an average of $42 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
55
times performed,
2% of its services

13th 11th

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

23
patients got this service, 14% of its patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$330an average of $6 per time performed $330
an average of $6 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
46
times performed,
2% of its services

14th 16th

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

30
patients got this service, 18% of its patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$230an average of $5 per time performed $230
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Coagulation assessment blood test

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

15th 18th

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

19
patients got this service, 12% of its patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$378an average of $9 per time performed $378
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84436
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
2% of its services

16th 15th

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

27
patients got this service, 16% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$360an average of $10 per time performed $360
an average of $10 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
1% of its services

17th 14th

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

25
patients got this service, 15% of its patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$918an average of $27 per time performed $884
an average of $26 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine microalbumin (protein) level

Service Code: 82043
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
1% of its services

18th 23rd

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

26
patients got this service, 16% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$256an average of $8 per time performed $256
an average of $8 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

19th 22nd

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

25
patients got this service, 15% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$616an average of $22 per time performed $588
an average of $21 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroid hormone evaluation

Service Code: 84479
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.97% of its services

20th 17th

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

18
patients got this service, 11% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$198an average of $9 per time performed $198
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.92% of its services

21st 13th

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

19
patients got this service, 12% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$252an average of $12 per time performed $231
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood

Service Code: 82274
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.88% of its services

22nd 19th

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

17
patients got this service, 10% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$460an average of $23 per time performed $460
an average of $23 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood to screen for colon tumors

Service Code: 82270
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.75% of its services

23rd 57th

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

17
patients got this service, 10% of its patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$85an average of $5 per time performed $85
an average of $5 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
17
times performed,
0.75% of its services

24th 35th

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

11
patients got this service, 7% of its patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$119an average of $7 per time performed $119
an average of $7 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Carcinoembryonic antigen (cea) protein level

Service Code: 82378
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.7% of its services

25th 37th

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

12
patients got this service, 7% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$448an average of $28 per time performed $432
an average of $27 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron level

Service Code: 83540
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.66% of its services

26th 49th

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

14
patients got this service, 9% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$135an average of $9 per time performed $135
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Folic acid level

Service Code: 82746
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.62% of its services

27th 31st

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

14
patients got this service, 9% of its patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$294an average of $21 per time performed $294
an average of $21 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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