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This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $125 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
274
Rank: 18th
out of 70 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
2,722
Rank: 2nd
out of 70 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
9.9 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 5.1
Total Paid
by Medicare
$53.3K
Rank: 6th
out of 70 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$195 This Provider
Avg $125

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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David A. Smith
Average for Nurse Practitioner Providers in Montana

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 83 different services in 2013
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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
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
333
times performed,
12% of his services

1st 6th

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

146
patients got this service, 53% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$4,329an average of $13 per time performed $982
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
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
294
times performed,
11% of his services

2nd 4th

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

158
patients got this service, 58% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$38,220an average of $130 per time performed $12,551
an average of $43 per time performed
medical
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
258
times performed,
9% of his services

3rd 5th

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

123
patients got this service, 45% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$49,278an average of $191 per time performed $16,213
an average of $63 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
258
times performed,
9% of his services

4th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

136
patients got this service, 50% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$12,900an average of $50 per time performed $3,382
an average of $13 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
185
times performed,
7% of his services

5th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

108
patients got this service, 39% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$7,585an average of $41 per time performed $1,948
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
93
times performed,
3% of his services

6th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

61
patients got this service, 22% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$6,138an average of $66 per time performed $1,355
an average of $15 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
92
times performed,
3% of his services

7th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

62
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$7,544an average of $82 per time performed $2,094
an average of $23 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, ceftriaxone sodium, per 250 mg

Service Code: J0696
Performed in an office
74
times performed,
3% of his services

8th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

12
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,470an average of $60 per time performed $38
an average of $1 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope +

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope ×

Service Code: 81001
Performed in an office
55
times performed,
2% of his services

9th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

43
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$880an average of $16 per time performed $235
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Kidney function blood test panel

Service Code: 80069
Performed in an office
46
times performed,
2% of his services

10th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

33
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,978an average of $43 per time performed $536
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
46
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 16th

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

25
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$2,162an average of $47 per time performed $604
an average of $13 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 15 minutes p... +

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 15 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99308
Performed in an office
45
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 10th

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

18
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$4,950an average of $110 per time performed $1,574
an average of $35 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Injection into tissue or muscle for therapy, diagnosis, o... +

Injection into tissue or muscle for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96372
Performed in an office
40
times performed,
1% of his services

13th 31st

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

22
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$2,000an average of $50 per time performed $611
an average of $15 per time performed
medical
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
39
times performed,
1% of his services

14th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

29
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$780an average of $20 per time performed $187
an average of $5 per time performed
drug
MEDICINE

Vaccine for influenza injection into muscle, patient 3 ye... +

Vaccine for influenza injection into muscle, patient 3 years and older ×

Service Code: 90656
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
1% of his services

15th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

31
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$480an average of $15 per time performed $389
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
1% of his services

16th 20th

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

31
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$832an average of $26 per time performed $813
an average of $25 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 25 minutes p... +

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 25 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99309
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.96% of his services

17th 8th

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

13
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$3,874an average of $149 per time performed $1,547
an average of $60 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Troponin (protein) analysis

Service Code: 84484
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.77% of his services

18th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

20
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$987an average of $47 per time performed $280
an average of $13 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated urinalysis test

Service Code: 81003
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.55% of his services

19th 36th

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

14
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$195an average of $13 per time performed $46
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient office or other outpatient, visit typ... +

Established patient office or other outpatient, visit typically 40 minutes ×

Service Code: 99215
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.4% of his services

20th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

11
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,816an average of $256 per time performed $1,053
an average of $96 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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