Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $160 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 6 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
298
Rank: 105th
out of 610 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
1,828
Rank: 101st
out of 610 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
6.1 This Provider
Avg 5.8
Total Paid
by Medicare
$98.6K
Rank: 29th
out of 610 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$331 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $160

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 his Part B patients.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 59 different services in 2015
(46 were redacted as they were performed on less than 11 patients)

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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
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
625
times performed,
34% of his services

1st 1st

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

223
patients got this service, 75% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$72,500.00an average of $116.00 per time performed $28,675.00
an average of $45.88 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
475
times performed,
26% of his services

2nd 2nd

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

171
patients got this service, 57% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$80,750.00an average of $170.00 per time performed $33,079.00
an average of $69.64 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
128
times performed,
7% of his services

3rd 29th

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

123
patients got this service, 41% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$29,184.00an average of $228.00 per time performed $10,248.96
an average of $80.07 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

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

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

Service Code: J3301
Performed in an office
123
times performed,
7% of his services

4th 12th

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

30
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,353.00an average of $11.00 per time performed $147.60
an average of $1.20 per time performed
medical
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
61
times performed,
3% of his services

5th 21st

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

49
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$4,209.00an average of $69.00 per time performed $1,629.92
an average of $26.72 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 35 minutes p... +

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 35 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99310
Performed in a facility
58
times performed,
3% of his services

6th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

18
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
3.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$12,412.00an average of $214.00 per time performed $5,402.70
an average of $93.15 per time performed
medical
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
30
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 54th

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

22
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$3,600.00an average of $120.00 per time performed $1,138.20
an average of $37.94 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99232
Performed in a facility
26
times performed,
1% of his services

8th 8th

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

12
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$2,964.00an average of $114.00 per time performed $1,275.82
an average of $49.07 per time performed
medical

Transitional care management services, moderately complex... +

Transitional care management services, moderately complexity, requiring face-to-face visits within 14 days of discharge ×

Service Code: 99495
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
1% of his services

9th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

20
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$6,500.00an average of $260.00 per time performed $2,838.50
an average of $113.54 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Annual wellness visit, includes a personalized prevention... +

Annual wellness visit, includes a personalized prevention plan of service (pps), subsequent visit ×

Service Code: G0439
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 14th

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

24
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,296.00an average of $179.00 per time performed $2,419.44
an average of $100.81 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 63rd

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

19
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,990.00an average of $130.00 per time performed $750.03
an average of $32.61 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Routine ekg using at least 12 leads including interpretat... +

Routine ekg using at least 12 leads including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93000
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 49th

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

20
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,100.00an average of $50.00 per time performed $219.78
an average of $9.99 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 45 minutes per day +

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 45 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99306
Performed in a facility
14
times performed,
0.77% of his services

13th 53rd

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

13
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,710.00an average of $265.00 per time performed $1,630.72
an average of $116.48 per time performed

Office Visits

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.

Hover over each slice to see percentage breakdown.

Joseph W Ippolito
Average for Family Medicine Providers in Idaho

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 2015 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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