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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $159 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
215
Rank: 164th
out of 384 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
1,435
Rank: 61st
out of 384 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
6.7 This Provider
Avg 4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$48.8K
Rank: 99th
out of 384 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$227 This Provider
Avg $159

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 his 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

ADAM BENSON

JOEL BRAKE

MARK ELLIOTT

ANTHONY D'AMICO

PATRICIA LAMB

Organizations

PROVIDENCE HEALTH & SER...

COMMUNITY MEDICAL CENTE...

Patients saw before

ERIC RAVITZ D.O.

Patients saw after

Individuals

ADAM BENSON

SARSFIELD DOUGHERTY

KELLY POLUS

ROY ZIMMER

ANTHONY D'AMICO

Organizations

PROVIDENCE HEALTH & SER...

COMMUNITY MEDICAL CENTE...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 40 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
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient office or other outpatient, visit typ... +

Established patient office or other outpatient, visit typically 25 minutes ×

Service Code: 99214
Performed in an office
305
times performed,
21% of his services

1st 4th

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

147
patients got this service, 68% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$42,700an average of $140 per time performed $22,265
an average of $73 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typ... +

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 15 minutes ×

Service Code: 99213
Performed in an office
293
times performed,
20% of his services

2nd 1st

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

129
patients got this service, 60% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$26,370an average of $90 per time performed $14,211
an average of $49 per time performed
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
140
times performed,
10% of his services

3rd 5th

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

105
patients got this service, 49% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$1,400an average of $10 per time performed $407
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
112
times performed,
8% of his services

4th 17th

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

94
patients got this service, 44% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$3,360an average of $30 per time performed $1,463
an average of $13 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
95
times performed,
7% of his services

5th 16th

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

82
patients got this service, 38% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,900an average of $20 per time performed $971
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
66
times performed,
5% of his services

6th 23rd

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

63
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,980an average of $30 per time performed $847
an average of $13 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
51
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 40th

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

47
patients got this service, 22% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,040an average of $40 per time performed $1,124
an average of $22 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, di... +

Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96372
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 21st

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

16
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$1,050an average of $25 per time performed $756
an average of $18 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 20th

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

19
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$725an average of $25 per time performed $368
an average of $13 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 13th

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

28
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$420an average of $15 per time performed $412
an average of $15 per time performed
drug
TEMPORARY CODES

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered t... +

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered to individuals 3 years of age and older, for intramuscular use (fluzone) ×

Service Code: Q2038
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 50th

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

26
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$520an average of $20 per time performed $307
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Prostate cancer screening; prostate specific antigen test... +

Prostate cancer screening; prostate specific antigen test (psa) ×

Service Code: G0103
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.84% of his services

12th 98th

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

12
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$480an average of $40 per time performed $295
an average of $25 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 3... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 30 minutes ×

Service Code: 99203
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.77% of his services

13th 60th

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

11
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,650an average of $150 per time performed $455
an average of $41 per time performed

Office Visits

Medicare reimburses office visits using a five-point scale, with five being the most intensive and costly. The chart below shows what percentage of this provider’s office visits were reimbursed at each level. A higher than average proportion of costly visits is not necessarily an indication of a problem, but it may be worth asking about.

Hover over each slice to see percentage breakdown.

Eric A. Ravitz
Average for Family Medicine Providers in Montana

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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