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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $142 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
109
Rank: 9th
out of 17 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
1,186
Rank: 2nd
out of 17 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
10.9 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 4.1
Total Paid
by Medicare
$26.2K
Rank: 6th
out of 17 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$240 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $142

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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Jessie L. Kautzman
Average for General Practice Providers in Montana

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.

Patients saw before

Jessie L. Kautzman

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 16 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
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
322
times performed,
27% of her services

1st 2nd

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

87
patients got this service, 80% of her patients
3.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$4,830an average of $15 per time performed $966
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
141
times performed,
12% of her services

2nd Alert

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

12
patients got this service, 11% of her patients
11.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,525an average of $25 per time performed $846
an average of $6 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
141
times performed,
12% of her services

3rd 4th

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

84
patients got this service, 77% of her patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$24,393an average of $173 per time performed $8,460
an average of $60 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
107
times performed,
9% of her services

4th Alert

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

77
patients got this service, 71% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$8,025an average of $75 per time performed $2,568
an average of $24 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
86
times performed,
7% of her services

5th Alert

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

71
patients got this service, 65% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,300an average of $50 per time performed $1,032
an average of $12 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
73
times performed,
6% of her services

6th Alert

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

60
patients got this service, 55% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$5,110an average of $70 per time performed $1,168
an average of $16 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
54
times performed,
5% of her services

7th Alert

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

26
patients got this service, 24% of her patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,890an average of $35 per time performed $648
an average of $12 per time performed
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
47
times performed,
4% of her services

8th Alert

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

28
patients got this service, 26% of her patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,645an average of $35 per time performed $517
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
41
times performed,
3% of her services

9th Alert

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

26
patients got this service, 24% of her patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,050an average of $50 per time performed $574
an average of $14 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
37
times performed,
3% of her services

10th 1st

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

28
patients got this service, 26% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$4,440an average of $120 per time performed $1,628
an average of $44 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope +

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope ×

Service Code: 81001
Performed in an office
33
times performed,
3% of her services

11th Alert

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

19
patients got this service, 17% of her patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$825an average of $25 per time performed $132
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial colony count, urine

Service Code: 87086
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
2% of her services

12th Alert

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

17
patients got this service, 16% of her patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,595an average of $55 per time performed $319
an average of $11 per time performed
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
28
times performed,
2% of her services

13th Alert

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

25
patients got this service, 23% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$7,756an average of $277 per time performed $2,940
an average of $105 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99233
Performed in a facility
23
times performed,
2% of her services

14th Alert

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

12
patients got this service, 11% of her patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,140an average of $180 per time performed $1,748
an average of $76 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99223
Performed in a facility
12
times performed,
1% of her services

15th Alert

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

12
patients got this service, 11% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,900an average of $325 per time performed $1,752
an average of $146 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, more than 30 minutes

Service Code: 99239
Performed in a facility
12
times performed,
1% of her services

16th Alert

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

11
patients got this service, 10% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,160an average of $180 per time performed $984
an average of $82 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 "General Practice." 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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