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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $161 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
645
Rank: 27th
out of 163 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
1,770
Rank: 41st
out of 163 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
2.7 This Provider
Avg 3.4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$81.4K
Rank: 55th
out of 163 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$126 This Provider
Avg $161

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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Kathleen S. Blair
Average for Internal Medicine Providers in Montana

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 26 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 25 minutes ×

Service Code: 99214
Performed in a facility
1,237
times performed,
70% of her services

1st 1st

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

443
patients got this service, 69% of her patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$110,563an average of $89 per time performed $64,373
an average of $52 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads w... +

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93010
Performed in a facility
219
times performed,
12% of her services

2nd 6th

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

173
patients got this service, 27% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$12,045an average of $55 per time performed $1,349
an average of $6 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 a facility
124
times performed,
7% of her services

3rd 4th

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

95
patients got this service, 15% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$8,031an average of $65 per time performed $4,236
an average of $34 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Physician certification for medicare-covered home health ... +

Physician certification for medicare-covered home health services under a home health plan of care (patient not present), including contacts with home health agency and review of reports of patient status required by physicians to affirm the initial imple ×

Service Code: G0180
Performed in a facility
23
times performed,
1% of her services

4th 87th

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

19
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$3,096an average of $135 per time performed $946
an average of $41 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
17
times performed,
0.96% of her services

5th 2nd

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$4,274an average of $251 per time performed $1,029
an average of $61 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 a facility
13
times performed,
0.73% of her services

6th 70th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,705an average of $131 per time performed $577
an average of $44 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 a facility
11
times performed,
0.62% of her services

7th 49th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,628an average of $148 per time performed $901
an average of $82 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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