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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $138 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
343
Rank: 66th
out of 360 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
1,686
Rank: 36th
out of 360 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
4.9 This Provider
Avg 3.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$48.5K
Rank: 77th
out of 360 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$141 This Provider
Avg $138

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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Todd A. Bergland
Average for Family Practice Providers in Montana

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

DANIEL MUNZING

JOHN KALBFLEISCH

RICHARD FRIEDMAN

BAYNE FRENCH

MICHAEL HENSON

Organizations

NORTH VALLEY HOSPITAL, INC

KALISPELL REGIONAL MEDI...

Patients saw before

Todd A. Bergland

Patients saw after

Individuals

MICHAEL HENSON

DANIEL MUNZING

WILLIAM BENEDETTO

RICHARD FRIEDMAN

HUGH CECIL

Organizations

NORTH VALLEY HOSPITAL, INC

KALISPELL REGIONAL MEDI...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 25 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
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
357
times performed,
21% of his services

1st 1st

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

210
patients got this service, 61% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$38,913an average of $109 per time performed $16,065
an average of $45 per time performed
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
238
times performed,
14% of his services

2nd 4th

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

135
patients got this service, 39% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$2,856an average of $12 per time performed $714
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
126
times performed,
7% of his services

3rd 12th

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

101
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$6,048an average of $48 per time performed $1,764
an average of $14 per time performed
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
120
times performed,
7% of his services

4th 15th

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

98
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$8,040an average of $67 per time performed $3,240
an average of $27 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
114
times performed,
7% of his services

5th 9th

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

87
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$4,218an average of $37 per time performed $1,254
an average of $11 per time performed
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
101
times performed,
6% of his services

6th 3rd

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

72
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$16,463an average of $163 per time performed $7,171
an average of $71 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
82
times performed,
5% of his services

7th 16th

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

69
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$4,264an average of $52 per time performed $1,148
an average of $14 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
71
times performed,
4% of his services

8th 7th

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

14
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
5.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.6)
$710an average of $10 per time performed $426
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope +

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope ×

Service Code: 81001
Performed in an office
54
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 27th

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

43
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,242an average of $23 per time performed $216
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
47
times performed,
3% of his services

10th 36th

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

34
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,974an average of $42 per time performed $517
an average of $11 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
39
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 10th

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

39
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,092an average of $28 per time performed $936
an average of $24 per time performed
MEDICINE

Routine ekg using at least 12 leads including interpretat... +

Routine ekg using at least 12 leads including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93000
Performed in an office
35
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 52nd

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

34
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,060an average of $116 per time performed $525
an average of $15 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 2... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 20 minutes ×

Service Code: 99202
Performed in an office
35
times performed,
2% of his services

13th 60th

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

35
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,955an average of $113 per time performed $1,785
an average of $51 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Annual wellness visit; includes a personalized prevention... +

Annual wellness visit; includes a personalized prevention plan of service (pps), initial visit ×

Service Code: G0438
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
2% of his services

14th 38th

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

34
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$11,152an average of $328 per time performed $5,678
an average of $167 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
2% of his services

15th 25th

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

27
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,736an average of $56 per time performed $744
an average of $24 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of chest, 2 views, front and side

Service Code: 71020
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
2% of his services

16th 34th

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

25
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$3,630an average of $121 per time performed $660
an average of $22 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
2% of his services

17th 17th

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

21
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$1,092an average of $42 per time performed $364
an average of $14 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Annual wellness visit, includes a personalized prevention... +

Annual wellness visit, includes a personalized prevention plan of service (pps), subsequent visit ×

Service Code: G0439
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
1% of his services

18th 24th

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

24
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,472an average of $228 per time performed $2,664
an average of $111 per time performed
MEDICINE

Vaccine for influenza for injection into muscle

Service Code: 90662
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
1% of his services

19th 74th

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

24
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$696an average of $29 per time performed $696
an average of $29 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
1% of his services

20th 87th

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

19
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,408an average of $64 per time performed $550
an average of $25 per time performed
PROCEDURES

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

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

Service Code: G0103
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
1% of his services

21st 63rd

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

19
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,216an average of $64 per time performed $494
an average of $26 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Creatine kinase (cardiac enzyme) level

Service Code: 82553
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.89% of his services

22nd 131st

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

15
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$720an average of $48 per time performed $240
an average of $16 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Troponin (protein) analysis

Service Code: 84484
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.89% of his services

23rd 142nd

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

15
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,110an average of $74 per time performed $210
an average of $14 per time performed
MEDICINE

Vaccine for influenza for injection into muscle, patient ... +

Vaccine for influenza for injection into muscle, patient 3 years and older ×

Service Code: 90656
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.89% of his services

24th 37th

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

15
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$210an average of $14 per time performed $180
an average of $12 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Myoglobin (muscle protein) level

Service Code: 83874
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.71% of his services

25th 138th

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

12
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,128an average of $94 per time performed $216
an average of $18 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 "Family Medicine." 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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