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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, $185 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 9 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
9,639
Rank: 13th
out of 80 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
27,397
Rank: 19th
out of 80 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
2.8 This Provider
Avg 9.3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$282K
Rank: 24th
out of 80 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$29 This Provider
Avg $185

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.

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.

Patients saw before

LABORATORY CORPORATION OF AMERICA HOLDINGS

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 76 different services in 2014
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
9,892
times performed,
36% of services

1st 14th

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

7,151
patients got this service, 74% of patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$465,518an average of $47 per time performed $105,745
an average of $11 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
5,158
times performed,
19% of services

2nd 27th

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

3,892
patients got this service, 40% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$391,441an average of $76 per time performed $59,575
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial urine culture

Service Code: 87088
Performed in an office
4,130
times performed,
15% of services

3rd 41st

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

3,268
patients got this service, 34% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$106,471an average of $26 per time performed $43,778
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial culture for aerobic isolates

Service Code: 87077
Performed in an office
2,210
times performed,
8% of services

4th 48th

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

1,784
patients got this service, 19% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$52,488an average of $24 per time performed $22,940
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial culture

Service Code: 87070
Performed in an office
1,873
times performed,
7% of services

5th 70th

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

1,584
patients got this service, 16% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$142,273an average of $76 per time performed $21,558
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
1,149
times performed,
4% of services

6th 17th

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

360
patients got this service, 4% of patients
3.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4)
$27,944an average of $24 per time performed $6,044
an average of $5 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
1,125
times performed,
4% of services

7th 2nd

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

460
patients got this service, 5% of patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$17,573an average of $16 per time performed $3,308
an average of $3 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
245
times performed,
0.89% of services

8th 4th

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

174
patients got this service, 2% of patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$6,833an average of $28 per time performed $2,533
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
236
times performed,
0.86% of services

9th 3rd

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

168
patients got this service, 2% of patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$9,872an average of $42 per time performed $2,315
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Screening test for pathogenic organisms

Service Code: 87081
Performed in an office
220
times performed,
0.8% of services

10th 197th

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

203
patients got this service, 2% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$9,449an average of $43 per time performed $1,696
an average of $8 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
123
times performed,
0.45% of services

11th 12th

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

90
patients got this service, 0.93% of patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$4,743an average of $39 per time performed $1,287
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool culture

Service Code: 87046
Performed in an office
114
times performed,
0.42% of services

12th 109th

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

112
patients got this service, 1% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,381an average of $56 per time performed $1,439
an average of $13 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Detection test for bacteria toxin (shiga-like toxin)

Service Code: 87427
Performed in an office
113
times performed,
0.41% of services

13th 162nd

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

112
patients got this service, 1% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,696an average of $68 per time performed $1,730
an average of $15 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool culture

Service Code: 87045
Performed in an office
113
times performed,
0.41% of services

14th 129th

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

112
patients got this service, 1% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,348an average of $56 per time performed $1,426
an average of $13 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bilirubin level

Service Code: 82248
Performed in an office
106
times performed,
0.39% of services

15th 54th

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

73
patients got this service, 0.76% of patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$620an average of $6 per time performed $133
an average of $1 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Smear for parasites

Service Code: 87177
Performed in an office
85
times performed,
0.31% of services

16th 144th

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

84
patients got this service, 0.87% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,667an average of $31 per time performed $1,012
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Special stain for parasites

Service Code: 87209
Performed in an office
83
times performed,
0.3% of services

17th 149th

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

82
patients got this service, 0.85% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,162an average of $62 per time performed $1,994
an average of $24 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

White blood cell measure, stool specimen

Service Code: 89055
Performed in an office
52
times performed,
0.19% of services

18th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

52
patients got this service, 0.54% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,068an average of $59 per time performed $296
an average of $6 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Magnesium level

Service Code: 83735
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
0.15% of services

19th 35th

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

16
patients got this service, 0.17% of patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,209an average of $29 per time performed $376
an average of $9 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
35
times performed,
0.13% of services

20th 24th

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

27
patients got this service, 0.28% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,064an average of $30 per time performed $303
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Special stain for microorganism

Service Code: 87205
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.07% of services

21st 120th

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

14
patients got this service, 0.15% of patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$931an average of $49 per time performed $108
an average of $6 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood potassium level

Service Code: 84132
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.05% of services

22nd 85th

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

15
patients got this service, 0.16% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$555an average of $37 per time performed $92
an average of $6 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood creatinine level

Service Code: 82565
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.05% of services

23rd 47th

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

12
patients got this service, 0.12% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$487an average of $35 per time performed $87
an average of $6 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Lipase (fat enzyme) level

Service Code: 83690
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.05% of services

24th 97th

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

14
patients got this service, 0.15% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$686an average of $49 per time performed $129
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Troponin (protein) analysis

Service Code: 84484
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.05% of services

25th 263rd

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

13
patients got this service, 0.13% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,171an average of $167 per time performed $171
an average of $13 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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