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This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $246 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
510
Rank: 3rd
out of 17 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
1,776
Rank: 5th
out of 17 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
3.5 This Provider
Avg 3.4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$103K
Rank: 6th
out of 17 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$201 This Provider
Avg $246

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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Darrell A. Kammer
Average for Otolaryngology Providers in Idaho

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 60 different services in 2013
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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
430
times performed,
24% of his services

1st 1st

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

245
patients got this service, 48% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$29,760an average of $69 per time performed $19,999
an average of $47 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
244
times performed,
14% of his services

2nd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

28
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$732an average of $3 per time performed $285
an average of $1 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
195
times performed,
11% of his services

3rd 3rd

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

146
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$19,658an average of $101 per time performed $14,715
an average of $75 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 4... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 45 minutes ×

Service Code: 99204
Performed in an office
172
times performed,
10% of his services

4th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

172
patients got this service, 34% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$26,964an average of $157 per time performed $18,258
an average of $106 per time performed
medical
AUDITORY SYSTEM

Removal of impact ear wax

Service Code: 69210
Performed in an office
123
times performed,
7% of his services

5th 5th

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

102
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$6,071an average of $49 per time performed $3,552
an average of $29 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Air and bone conduction assessment of hearing loss and sp... +

Air and bone conduction assessment of hearing loss and speech recognition ×

Service Code: 92557
Performed in an office
97
times performed,
5% of his services

6th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

95
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,486an average of $36 per time performed $2,595
an average of $27 per time performed
medical
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
74
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 2nd

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

74
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,417an average of $100 per time performed $4,336
an average of $59 per time performed
medical
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Diagnostic examination of voice box using flexible endoscope +

Diagnostic examination of voice box using flexible endoscope ×

Service Code: 31575
Performed in an office
62
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 7th

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

57
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$7,024an average of $113 per time performed $5,042
an average of $81 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of paranasal sinus, less than 3 views

Service Code: 70210
Performed in an office
54
times performed,
3% of his services

9th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

48
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,568an average of $29 per time performed $1,237
an average of $23 per time performed
medical
AUDITORY SYSTEM

Removal of skin debris and drainage of mastoid cavity

Service Code: 69220
Performed in an office
40
times performed,
2% of his services

10th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

27
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$5,765an average of $144 per time performed $3,385
an average of $85 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injection of tendon sheath, ligament, or muscle membrane +

Injection of tendon sheath, ligament, or muscle membrane ×

Service Code: 20550
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
2% of his services

11th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,733an average of $54 per time performed $1,003
an average of $31 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Injection of up to 7 skin growths

Service Code: 11900
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
2% of his services

12th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

21
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,403an average of $52 per time performed $849
an average of $31 per time performed
medical
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Complex control of nose bleed

Service Code: 30903
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
1% of his services

13th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

17
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,511an average of $196 per time performed $3,195
an average of $139 per time performed
medical
AUDITORY SYSTEM

Removal of foreign body from ear canal

Service Code: 69200
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.96% of his services

14th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

17
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,000an average of $118 per time performed $1,322
an average of $78 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.96% of his services

15th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$51an average of $3 per time performed $2
an average of $0 per time performed
medical
AUDITORY SYSTEM

Incision of eardrum with insertion of eardrum tube under ... +

Incision of eardrum with insertion of eardrum tube under local or topical anesthesia ×

Service Code: 69433
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.9% of his services

16th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

14
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,559an average of $222 per time performed $2,559
an average of $160 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Pure tone air conduction threshold hearing assessment

Service Code: 92552
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.9% of his services

17th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$496an average of $31 per time performed $362
an average of $23 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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