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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $162 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
263
Rank: 3rd
out of 8 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
932
Rank: 3rd
out of 8 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
3.5 This Provider
Avg 3.9
Total Paid
by Medicare
$39.8K
Rank: 3rd
out of 8 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$151 This Provider
Avg $162

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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Robert G. Hansen
Average for Hand Surgery Providers in Idaho

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

STEVEN KOGA

HODAKA ABE

THOMAS TRYON

J'CINDA BITTERS

JAMES FIELD

Organizations

ST LUKES REGIONAL MEDIC...

WEST VALLEY MEDICAL CEN...

Patients saw before

Robert G. Hansen

Patients saw after

Individuals

STEVEN KOGA

HODAKA ABE

THOMAS TRYON

CRAIG JAMISON

GLORIA HENAO

Organizations

WEST VALLEY MEDICAL CEN...

ST LUKES REGIONAL MEDIC...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 18 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
DRUGS

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

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

Service Code: J3301
Performed in an office
268
times performed,
29% of his services

1st Alert

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

60
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$536an average of $2 per time performed $268
an average of $1 per time performed
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
248
times performed,
27% of his services

2nd 1st

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

144
patients got this service, 55% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$17,112an average of $69 per time performed $11,904
an average of $48 per time performed
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
66
times performed,
7% of his services

3rd 4th

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

66
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,194an average of $109 per time performed $4,026
an average of $61 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 4... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 45 minutes ×

Service Code: 99204
Performed in an office
50
times performed,
5% of his services

4th Alert

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

50
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$8,150an average of $163 per time performed $5,450
an average of $109 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
39
times performed,
4% of his services

5th Alert

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

35
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,056an average of $104 per time performed $2,847
an average of $73 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injections of tendon sheath, ligament, or muscle membrane +

Injections of tendon sheath, ligament, or muscle membrane ×

Service Code: 20550
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 5th

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

28
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,830an average of $61 per time performed $1,200
an average of $40 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of wrist, 2 views

Service Code: 73100
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
3% of his services

7th Alert

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

11
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$896an average of $32 per time performed $616
an average of $22 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Application of non-moveable, short arm splint (forearm to... +

Application of non-moveable, short arm splint (forearm to hand) ×

Service Code: 29125
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
3% of his services

8th Alert

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

18
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,608an average of $67 per time performed $1,080
an average of $45 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of wrist, minimum of 3 views

Service Code: 73110
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
2% of his services

9th Alert

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

15
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$851an average of $37 per time performed $460
an average of $20 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injection of carpal tunnel

Service Code: 20526
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
2% of his services

10th Alert

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

19
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,634an average of $86 per time performed $912
an average of $48 per time performed
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Release and/or relocation of median nerve of hand

Service Code: 64721
Performed in a facility
19
times performed,
2% of his services

11th Alert

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

19
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$7,524an average of $396 per time performed $5,016
an average of $264 per time performed
TEMPORARY CODES

Cast supplies, short arm cast, adult (11 years +), fiberg... +

Cast supplies, short arm cast, adult (11 years +), fiberglass ×

Service Code: Q4010
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
2% of his services

12th Alert

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

14
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$950an average of $50 per time performed $285
an average of $15 per time performed
TEMPORARY CODES

Cast supplies, short arm splint, adult (11 years +), fibe... +

Cast supplies, short arm splint, adult (11 years +), fiberglass ×

Service Code: Q4022
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
2% of his services

13th Alert

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

14
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$950an average of $50 per time performed $171
an average of $9 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of fingers, minimum of 2 views

Service Code: 73140
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
2% of his services

14th Alert

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

14
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$486an average of $27 per time performed $396
an average of $22 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 50 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 50 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99222
Performed in a facility
18
times performed,
2% of his services

15th Alert

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

17
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,520an average of $140 per time performed $1,800
an average of $100 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration and/or injection of medium joint or joint capsule +

Aspiration and/or injection of medium joint or joint capsule ×

Service Code: 20605
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
2% of his services

16th Alert

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

15
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,168an average of $73 per time performed $544
an average of $34 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule +

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule ×

Service Code: 20610
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
2% of his services

17th Alert

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

13
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,248an average of $78 per time performed $800
an average of $50 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99223
Performed in a facility
12
times performed,
1% of his services

18th Alert

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

12
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,580an average of $215 per time performed $1,764
an average of $147 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 "Orthopaedic Surgery." 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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