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This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $444 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 15 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
330
Rank: 23rd
out of 84 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
2,518
Rank: 20th
out of 84 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
7.6 This Provider
Avg 15.4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$80.6K
Rank: 25th
out of 84 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$244 This Provider
Avg $444

Office Visits

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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.

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Joseph R. Petersen
Average for Specialist Providers in Idaho

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 108 different services in 2013
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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
drug
DRUGS

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specif... +

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specified, 10 mg ×

Service Code: J3301
Performed in an office
650
times performed,
26% of his services

1st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

most performed service for this provider 5 or fewer providers in this specialty in ID perform this service

112
patients got this service, 34% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,594an average of $4 per time performed $806
an average of $1 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Hyaluronan or derivative, synvisc or synvisc-one, for int... +

Hyaluronan or derivative, synvisc or synvisc-one, for intra-articular injection, 1 mg ×

Service Code: J7325
Performed in an office
497
times performed,
20% of his services

2nd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

most performed service for this provider 5 or fewer providers in this specialty in ID perform this service

11
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$6,958an average of $14 per time performed $4,821
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

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

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99212
Performed in an office
349
times performed,
14% of his services

3rd 13th

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

194
patients got this service, 59% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$17,157an average of $49 per time performed $9,325
an average of $27 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration or injection of large joint or joint capsule

Service Code: 20610
Performed in an office
296
times performed,
12% of his services

4th 33rd

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

102
patients got this service, 31% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$23,313an average of $79 per time performed $10,271
an average of $35 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of spine, 1 view

Service Code: 72020
Performed in an office
73
times performed,
3% of his services

5th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

most performed service for this provider 5 or fewer providers in this specialty in ID perform this service

71
patients got this service, 22% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,995an average of $27 per time performed $1,067
an average of $15 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, betamethasone acetate 3mg and betamethasone so... +

Injection, betamethasone acetate 3mg and betamethasone sodium phosphate 3mg ×

Service Code: J0702
Performed in an office
53
times performed,
2% of his services

6th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

most performed service for this provider 5 or fewer providers in this specialty in ID perform this service

20
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$345an average of $7 per time performed $232
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 1... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99201
Performed in an office
44
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 117th

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

44
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,881an average of $43 per time performed $1,080
an average of $25 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of shoulder, 1 view

Service Code: 73020
Performed in an office
44
times performed,
2% of his services

8th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

most performed service for this provider 5 or fewer providers in this specialty in ID perform this service

32
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,148an average of $26 per time performed $691
an average of $16 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of pelvis, 1 or 2 views

Service Code: 72170
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
2% of his services

9th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

most performed service for this provider 5 or fewer providers in this specialty in ID perform this service

42
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,219an average of $29 per time performed $732
an average of $17 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Mri scan of lower spinal canal

Service Code: 72148
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
1% of his services

10th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

most performed service for this provider 5 or fewer providers in this specialty in ID perform this service

28
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$14,931an average of $515 per time performed $6,196
an average of $214 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of knee, 1 or 2 views

Service Code: 73560
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.87% of his services

11th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

most performed service for this provider 5 or fewer providers in this specialty in ID perform this service

21
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$701an average of $32 per time performed $406
an average of $18 per time performed
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
20
times performed,
0.79% of his services

12th 8th

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

20
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$1,980an average of $99 per time performed $1,560
an average of $78 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of both knees, standing, front to back view

Service Code: 73565
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.71% of his services

13th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

most performed service for this provider 5 or fewer providers in this specialty in ID perform this service

18
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$661an average of $37 per time performed $321
an average of $18 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of lower and sacral spine, 2 or 3 views

Service Code: 72100
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.56% of his services

14th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

most performed service for this provider 5 or fewer providers in this specialty in ID perform this service

13
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$457an average of $33 per time performed $283
an average of $20 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Mri scan of leg joint

Service Code: 73721
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.48% of his services

15th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

most performed service for this provider 5 or fewer providers in this specialty in ID perform this service

12
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$5,580an average of $465 per time performed $1,799
an average of $150 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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