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The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

LABORATORY CORPORATION OF AMERICA HOLDINGS

5901 NORTHWOODS BUSINESS PKWY SUITE L, CHARLOTTE, NC, 28269 | (704) 598-6042

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, $180 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 7 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
11,998
Rank: 10th
out of 92 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
36,842
Rank: 17th
out of 92 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
3.1 This Provider
Avg 7.3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$383K
Rank: 25th
out of 92 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$32 This Provider
Avg $180

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.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 63 different services in 2015
(37 were redacted as they were performed on less than 11 patients)

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

Bacterial colony count, urine

Service Code: 87086
Performed in an office
13,693
times performed,
37% of services

1st 11th

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

9,398
patients got this service, 78% of patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$515,952.24an average of $37.68 per time performed $145,282.73
an average of $10.61 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Evaluation of antimicrobial drug (antibiotic, antifungal,... +

Evaluation of antimicrobial drug (antibiotic, antifungal, antiviral) ×

Service Code: 87186
Performed in an office
7,401
times performed,
20% of services

2nd 22nd

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

5,247
patients got this service, 44% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$478,992.72an average of $64.72 per time performed $85,333.53
an average of $11.53 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial urine culture

Service Code: 87088
Performed in an office
5,972
times performed,
16% of services

3rd 28th

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

4,517
patients got this service, 38% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$124,456.48an average of $20.84 per time performed $62,347.68
an average of $10.44 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial culture for aerobic isolates

Service Code: 87077
Performed in an office
3,363
times performed,
9% of services

4th 44th

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

2,508
patients got this service, 21% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$75,902.91an average of $22.57 per time performed $34,067.19
an average of $10.13 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial culture

Service Code: 87070
Performed in an office
2,116
times performed,
6% of services

5th 68th

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

1,799
patients got this service, 15% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$146,533.00an average of $69.25 per time performed $24,312.84
an average of $11.49 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
1,217
times performed,
3% of services

6th 2nd

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

455
patients got this service, 4% of patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$18,084.62an average of $14.86 per time performed $3,577.98
an average of $2.94 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
1,164
times performed,
3% of services

7th 16th

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

301
patients got this service, 3% of patients
3.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.9)
$27,831.24an average of $23.91 per time performed $6,099.36
an average of $5.24 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Screening test for pathogenic organisms

Service Code: 87081
Performed in an office
397
times performed,
1% of services

8th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

367
patients got this service, 3% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$12,870.74an average of $32.42 per time performed $3,052.93
an average of $7.69 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Detection test for bacteria toxin (shiga-like toxin)

Service Code: 87427
Performed in an office
188
times performed,
0.51% of services

9th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

187
patients got this service, 2% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$9,452.64an average of $50.28 per time performed $2,870.76
an average of $15.27 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool culture

Service Code: 87045
Performed in an office
188
times performed,
0.51% of services

10th 129th

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

187
patients got this service, 2% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,768.16an average of $41.32 per time performed $2,366.92
an average of $12.59 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool culture

Service Code: 87046
Performed in an office
188
times performed,
0.51% of services

11th 108th

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

187
patients got this service, 2% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,771.92an average of $41.34 per time performed $2,366.92
an average of $12.59 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
170
times performed,
0.46% of services

12th 4th

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

125
patients got this service, 1% of patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$4,370.70an average of $25.71 per time performed $1,762.90
an average of $10.37 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Special stain for parasites

Service Code: 87209
Performed in an office
116
times performed,
0.31% of services

13th 153rd

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

116
patients got this service, 0.97% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,070.36an average of $43.71 per time performed $2,780.52
an average of $23.97 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Smear for parasites

Service Code: 87177
Performed in an office
116
times performed,
0.31% of services

14th 147th

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

116
patients got this service, 0.97% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,512.56an average of $21.66 per time performed $1,376.92
an average of $11.87 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
98
times performed,
0.27% of services

15th 3rd

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

89
patients got this service, 0.74% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$3,479.98an average of $35.51 per time performed $980.00
an average of $10.00 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

White blood cell measure, stool specimen

Service Code: 89055
Performed in an office
83
times performed,
0.23% of services

16th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

83
patients got this service, 0.69% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,897.00an average of $59.00 per time performed $472.27
an average of $5.69 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
55
times performed,
0.15% of services

17th 10th

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

49
patients got this service, 0.41% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$1,844.15an average of $33.53 per time performed $545.60
an average of $9.92 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Special stain for microorganism

Service Code: 87205
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
0.1% of services

18th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

35
patients got this service, 0.29% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,862.00an average of $49.00 per time performed $216.22
an average of $5.69 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
31
times performed,
0.08% of services

19th 20th

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

18
patients got this service, 0.15% of patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$966.89an average of $31.19 per time performed $267.53
an average of $8.63 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Troponin (protein) analysis

Service Code: 84484
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.06% of services

20th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

21
patients got this service, 0.18% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,674.00an average of $167.00 per time performed $288.64
an average of $13.12 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Lipase (fat enzyme) level

Service Code: 83690
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.05% of services

21st 91st

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

20
patients got this service, 0.17% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$762.40an average of $38.12 per time performed $183.80
an average of $9.19 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Creatine kinase (cardiac enzyme) level

Service Code: 82550
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.05% of services

22nd 51st

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

17
patients got this service, 0.14% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$640.26an average of $35.57 per time performed $101.70
an average of $5.65 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Amylase (enzyme) level

Service Code: 82150
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.05% of services

23rd 100th

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

17
patients got this service, 0.14% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$615.23an average of $36.19 per time performed $146.88
an average of $8.64 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Creatine kinase (cardiac enzyme) level

Service Code: 82553
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.04% of services

24th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

14
patients got this service, 0.12% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,855.84an average of $132.56 per time performed $215.74
an average of $15.41 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.03% of services

25th 5th

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

12
patients got this service, 0.1% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$661.44an average of $55.12 per time performed $158.52
an average of $13.21 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.03% of services

26th 6th

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

12
patients got this service, 0.1% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$660.00an average of $55.00 per time performed $260.76
an average of $21.73 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 2015 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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