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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $140 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
144
Rank: 281st
out of 548 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
730
Rank: 194th
out of 548 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
5.1 This Provider
Avg 3.8
Total Paid
by Medicare
$22K
Rank: 230th
out of 548 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$153 This Provider
Avg $140

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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Shelley R. Ringo
Average for Family Practice 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

BECKY WELLS

BRUCE BELZER

NATHAN CHURCH

COLIN SOARES

CHRISTINE HALL

Organizations

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

ST LUKES REGIONAL MEDIC...

Patients saw before

Shelley R. Ringo

Patients saw after

Individuals

BRUCE BELZER

BECKY WELLS

Organizations

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

SAINT ALPHONSUS REGIONA...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 10 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
221
times performed,
30% of her services

1st 8th

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

29
patients got this service, 20% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$442an average of $2 per time performed $221
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 25 minutes ×

Service Code: 99214
Performed in an office
173
times performed,
24% of her services

2nd 2nd

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

108
patients got this service, 75% of her patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$28,718an average of $166 per time performed $10,899
an average of $63 per time performed
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
91
times performed,
12% of her services

3rd 3rd

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

49
patients got this service, 34% of her patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$910an average of $10 per time performed $273
an average of $3 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
71
times performed,
10% of her services

4th 1st

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

56
patients got this service, 39% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$7,881an average of $111 per time performed $3,053
an average of $43 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
51
times performed,
7% of her services

5th 35th

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

26
patients got this service, 18% of her patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$7,191an average of $141 per time performed $2,244
an average of $44 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
4% of her services

6th 9th

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

29
patients got this service, 20% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,073an average of $37 per time performed $638
an average of $22 per time performed
TEMPORARY CODES

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered t... +

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered to individuals 3 years of age and older, for intramuscular use (flulaval) ×

Service Code: Q2036
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
4% of her services

7th 43rd

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

29
patients got this service, 20% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$348an average of $12 per time performed $261
an average of $9 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of shoulder, minimum of 2 views

Service Code: 73030
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
4% of her services

8th 108th

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

13
patients got this service, 9% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$962an average of $37 per time performed $286
an average of $11 per time performed
PROCEDURES

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

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

Service Code: G0438
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
3% of her services

9th 30th

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

24
patients got this service, 17% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,264an average of $261 per time performed $3,720
an average of $155 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
15
times performed,
2% of her services

10th Alert

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

13
patients got this service, 9% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,620an average of $108 per time performed $390
an average of $26 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 "Family Medicine." 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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