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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $260 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
269
Rank: 40th
out of 120 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
1,072
Rank: 40th
out of 120 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
4 This Provider
Avg 4.4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$63.8K
Rank: 47th
out of 120 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$237 This Provider
Avg $260

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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Edwin M. Tingstad
Average for Orthopedic 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

ROBERT LLOYD

TIMOTHY HOLMSTROM

DENNIS SIMPSON

BENNO MOHR

KAREN GEHEB

Organizations

PUBLIC HOSPITAL DISTRIC...

GRITMAN MEDICAL CENTER INC

Patients saw before

Edwin M. Tingstad

Patients saw after

Individuals

TIMOTHY HOLMSTROM

ROBERT LLOYD

BETTY NELSON

KAREN GEHEB

DENNIS SIMPSON

Organizations

PUBLIC HOSPITAL DISTRIC...

GRITMAN MEDICAL CENTER INC

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 16 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
332
times performed,
31% of his services

1st 2nd

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

38
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$664an average of $2 per time performed $332
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 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99212
Performed in an office
168
times performed,
16% of his services

2nd 5th

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

135
patients got this service, 50% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$7,728an average of $46 per time performed $4,704
an average of $28 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
92
times performed,
9% of his services

3rd 6th

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

92
patients got this service, 34% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,488an average of $114 per time performed $6,992
an average of $76 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of shoulder, minimum of 2 views

Service Code: 73030
Performed in an office
84
times performed,
8% of his services

4th 8th

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

59
patients got this service, 22% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$3,276an average of $39 per time performed $1,848
an average of $22 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
84
times performed,
8% of his services

5th 3rd

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

74
patients got this service, 28% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$6,384an average of $76 per time performed $4,116
an average of $49 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of knee, 3 views

Service Code: 73562
Performed in an office
58
times performed,
5% of his services

6th 13th

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

44
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,320an average of $40 per time performed $1,450
an average of $25 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
55
times performed,
5% of his services

7th 4th

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

43
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$5,280an average of $96 per time performed $2,585
an average of $47 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of knee, 4 or more views

Service Code: 73564
Performed in an office
41
times performed,
4% of his services

8th 14th

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

35
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,009an average of $49 per time performed $1,353
an average of $33 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of knee, 1 or 2 views

Service Code: 73560
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 10th

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

24
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,050an average of $35 per time performed $720
an average of $24 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Repair of knee joint

Service Code: 27447
Performed in a facility
28
times performed,
3% of his services

10th 15th

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

27
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$49,336an average of $1,762 per time performed $33,740
an average of $1,205 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of ankle, minimum of 3 views

Service Code: 73610
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 33rd

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

16
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$912an average of $38 per time performed $576
an average of $24 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Computer-assisted surgical navigational procedure for bon... +

Computer-assisted surgical navigational procedure for bone procedures ×

Service Code: 20985
Performed in a facility
23
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 34th

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

22
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$17,250an average of $750 per time performed $2,668
an average of $116 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of pelvis, 1 or 2 views

Service Code: 72170
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
1% of his services

13th 22nd

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

12
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$518an average of $37 per time performed $266
an average of $19 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of hip on one side of body, 1 view

Service Code: 73500
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
1% of his services

14th 39th

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

11
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$490an average of $35 per time performed $252
an average of $18 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
14
times performed,
1% of his services

15th 7th

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

13
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,596an average of $114 per time performed $1,036
an average of $74 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
11
times performed,
1% of his services

16th 66th

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

11
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,518an average of $138 per time performed $1,144
an average of $104 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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