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JEFFREY SMITH MD

1101 26TH AVENUE SOUTH 5TH FLOOR BPA - HEART AND VASCULAR SPECIALISTS, GREAT FALLS, MT, 59405 | (406) 455-4320

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $161 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
212
Rank: 38th
out of 42 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
595
Rank: 35th
out of 42 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
2.8 This Provider
Avg 2.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$25.9K
Rank: 37th
out of 42 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$122 This Provider
Avg $161

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.

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 in 2014.

Individuals

CHARLES MCMULLIN

ERNEST GRAY

ROBERT DREWELOW

NEIL SUN RHODES

KURT GUSTAVSON

Organizations

U S HEALTH DEPT OF HEAL...

KALISPELL REGIONAL MEDI...

Patients saw before

JEFFREY SMITH MD

Patients saw after

Individuals

KURT GUSTAVSON

MARY DESROSIER

VARGHESE PARAMBI

CHARLES MCMULLIN

ERNEST GRAY

Organizations

U S HEALTH DEPT OF HEAL...

BENEFIS HOSPITALS, INC.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 41 different services in 2014
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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
176
times performed,
30% of his services

1st 4th

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

114
patients got this service, 54% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$33,264an average of $189 per time performed $10,956
an average of $62 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
162
times performed,
27% of his services

2nd 5th

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

113
patients got this service, 53% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$25,596an average of $158 per time performed $6,511
an average of $40 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 a facility
45
times performed,
8% of his services

3rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

41
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,590an average of $102 per time performed $906
an average of $20 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of chest, 2 views, front and side

Service Code: 71020
Performed in a facility
31
times performed,
5% of his services

4th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

26
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,557an average of $147 per time performed $271
an average of $9 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
24
times performed,
4% of his services

5th 1st

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

21
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,280an average of $95 per time performed $163
an average of $7 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital observation care discharge

Service Code: 99217
Performed in a facility
18
times performed,
3% of his services

6th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

15
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,222an average of $179 per time performed $1,033
an average of $57 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital observation care typically 30 minutes

Service Code: 99218
Performed in a facility
18
times performed,
3% of his services

7th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

15
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,014an average of $223 per time performed $1,415
an average of $79 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress te... +

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress test with ekg monitoring, physician interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93018
Performed in a facility
11
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 9th

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

11
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,607an average of $237 per time performed $127
an average of $12 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.

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Jeffrey E Smith
Average for Cardiovascular Disease Providers in Montana

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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