ProPublica

Journalism in the Public Interest

Cancel

Treatment Tracker

Laboratorio Clinico Galeria Santa Cruz,inc.

64 calle santa cruz ste 105, Bayamon, P.R., 00961 | (787) 785-7919

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $134 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 12 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
208
Rank: 76th
out of 568 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
1,733
Rank: 165th
out of 568 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
8.3 This Provider
Avg 12.4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$19.4K
Rank: 167th
out of 568 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$93 This Provider
Avg $134

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

RAYDA HERNANDEZ-GUASCH

Organizations

CENTRO MEDICO DEL TURAB...

Patients saw before

Laboratorio Clinico Galeria Santa Cruz,inc.

Patients saw after

Individuals

RAYDA HERNANDEZ-GUASCH

SAMUEL GARAU DIAZ

VICTOR APONTE

Organizations

CENTRO MEDICO DEL TURAB...

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
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
330
times performed,
19% of its services

1st 1st

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

184
patients got this service, 88% of its patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$990an average of $3 per time performed $990
an average of $3 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
230
times performed,
13% of its services

2nd 2nd

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

143
patients got this service, 69% of its patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$2,530an average of $11 per time performed $2,530
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
180
times performed,
10% of its services

3rd 3rd

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

128
patients got this service, 62% of its patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$2,700an average of $15 per time performed $2,160
an average of $12 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
170
times performed,
10% of its services

4th 4th

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

122
patients got this service, 59% of its patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$3,230an average of $19 per time performed $2,550
an average of $15 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope +

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope ×

Service Code: 81000
Performed in an office
167
times performed,
10% of its services

5th 6th

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

126
patients got this service, 61% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$835an average of $5 per time performed $668
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
108
times performed,
6% of its services

6th 5th

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

85
patients got this service, 41% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$2,700an average of $25 per time performed $2,592
an average of $24 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
73
times performed,
4% of its services

7th 7th

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

58
patients got this service, 28% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$949an average of $13 per time performed $949
an average of $13 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Travel allowance one way in connection with medically nec... +

Travel allowance one way in connection with medically necessary laboratory specimen collection drawn from home bound or nursing home bound patient; prorated trip charge. ×

Service Code: P9604
Performed in an office
71
times performed,
4% of its services

8th 9th

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

13
patients got this service, 6% of its patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$710an average of $10 per time performed $710
an average of $10 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial urine culture

Service Code: 87088
Performed in an office
48
times performed,
3% of its services

9th 10th

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

40
patients got this service, 19% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$576an average of $12 per time performed $528
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial colony count, urine

Service Code: 87086
Performed in an office
46
times performed,
3% of its services

10th 21st

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

39
patients got this service, 19% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$552an average of $12 per time performed $506
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84436
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
2% of its services

11th 15th

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

27
patients got this service, 13% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$300an average of $10 per time performed $300
an average of $10 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
2% of its services

12th 13th

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

22
patients got this service, 11% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$348an average of $12 per time performed $319
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Vitamin d-3 level

Service Code: 82306
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
2% of its services

13th 12th

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

22
patients got this service, 11% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,134an average of $42 per time performed $1,134
an average of $42 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation +

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation ×

Service Code: 85651
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
2% of its services

14th 16th

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

21
patients got this service, 10% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$130an average of $5 per time performed $130
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood

Service Code: 82274
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
2% of its services

15th 19th

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

24
patients got this service, 12% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$598an average of $23 per time performed $598
an average of $23 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
1% of its services

16th 11th

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

19
patients got this service, 9% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$138an average of $6 per time performed $138
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine microalbumin (protein) level

Service Code: 82043
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
1% of its services

17th 23rd

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

21
patients got this service, 10% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$184an average of $8 per time performed $184
an average of $8 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

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

18th 14th

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

21
patients got this service, 10% of its patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$594an average of $27 per time performed $572
an average of $26 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Coagulation assessment blood test

Service Code: 85730
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
1% of its services

19th 18th

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

17
patients got this service, 8% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$144an average of $8 per time performed $144
an average of $8 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cyanocobalamin (vitamin b-12) level

Service Code: 82607
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.92% of its services

20th 22nd

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

16
patients got this service, 8% of its patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$336an average of $21 per time performed $336
an average of $21 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Dihydroxyvitamin d, 1, 25 level

Service Code: 82652
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.92% of its services

21st 73rd

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

15
patients got this service, 7% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$720an average of $45 per time performed $720
an average of $45 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroid hormone, t3 measurement

Service Code: 84480
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.92% of its services

22nd 138th

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

15
patients got this service, 7% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$336an average of $21 per time performed $320
an average of $20 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood glucose (sugar) level

Service Code: 82947
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.75% of its services

23rd 25th

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

13
patients got this service, 6% of its patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$65an average of $5 per time performed $65
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Screening test for autoimmune disorder

Service Code: 86038
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.75% of its services

24th 40th

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

12
patients got this service, 6% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$221an average of $17 per time performed $221
an average of $17 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Measurement c-reactive protein for detection of infection... +

Measurement c-reactive protein for detection of infection or inflammation ×

Service Code: 86140
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.69% of its services

25th 35th

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

11
patients got this service, 5% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$84an average of $7 per time performed $84
an average of $7 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 "Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory." 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.

Incorrect Info? If you are a provider and you believe your address is incorrect, check the listing you created on the National Provider Identifier registry. If you change your listing, send a note to checkup@propublica.org and we will update your information. If you have other questions about this data, send a note to checkup@propublica.org. Here's a link to Medicare's data on this provider.


Read our methodology.


Credits: Warning icon designed by Stefan Parnarov from the Noun Project.