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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $170 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
487
Rank: 51st
out of 168 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
1,842
Rank: 39th
out of 168 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
3.8 This Provider
Avg 3.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$100K
Rank: 35th
out of 168 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$206 This Provider
Avg $170

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

JEFFREY KESSLER

JAMES DANIEL

TYLER WILL

GEORGE RO

JAMES HARRIS

Organizations

CMSC, LLC

BENEFIS HOSPITALS, INC.

Patients saw before

FREDERICK MILLER DO

Patients saw after

Individuals

JAMES DANIEL

JEFFREY KESSLER

TYLER WILL

GEORGE RO

JAMES HARRIS

Organizations

CMSC, LLC

BENEFIS HOSPITALS, INC.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 35 different services in 2014
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Drug Services
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 an office
1,029
times performed,
56% of his services

1st 3rd

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

415
patients got this service, 85% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$117,995an average of $115 per time performed $72,092
an average of $70 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 an office
198
times performed,
11% of his services

2nd 5th

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

136
patients got this service, 28% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$15,034an average of $76 per time performed $9,255
an average of $47 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, di... +

Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96372
Performed in an office
140
times performed,
8% of his services

3rd 22nd

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

16
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
8.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.4)
$7,708an average of $55 per time performed $2,482
an average of $18 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, vitamin b-12 cyanocobalamin, up to 1000 mcg

Service Code: J3420
Performed in an office
106
times performed,
6% of his services

4th 44th

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

13
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
8.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.8)
$304an average of $3 per time performed $120
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 40 minutes ×

Service Code: 99215
Performed in an office
73
times performed,
4% of his services

5th 23rd

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

68
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$12,419an average of $170 per time performed $7,316
an average of $100 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Routine ekg using at least 12 leads including interpretat... +

Routine ekg using at least 12 leads including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93000
Performed in an office
53
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 33rd

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

52
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,238an average of $23 per time performed $576
an average of $11 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 an office
31
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 62nd

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

28
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,738an average of $56 per time performed $1,219
an average of $39 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
1% of his services

8th 19th

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

22
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$587an average of $24 per time performed $571
an average of $24 per time performed
drug
MEDICINE

Vaccine for pneumococcal polysaccharide for injection ben... +

Vaccine for pneumococcal polysaccharide for injection beneath the skin or into muscle, patient 2 years or older ×

Service Code: 90732
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
1% of his services

9th 59th

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

22
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,144an average of $50 per time performed $1,121
an average of $49 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 42nd

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

22
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$566an average of $25 per time performed $548
an average of $24 per time performed
drug
NA

Vaccine for influenza administered into muscle to individ... +

Vaccine for influenza administered into muscle to individuals 3 years of age and older ×

Service Code: 90686
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 67th

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

18
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$400an average of $20 per time performed $366
an average of $18 per time performed
medical
AUDITORY SYSTEM

Removal of impact ear wax, one ear

Service Code: 69210
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.65% of his services

12th 88th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$699an average of $58 per time performed $476
an average of $40 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.6% of his services

13th 53rd

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$932an average of $85 per time performed $592
an average of $54 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.

Hover over each slice to see percentage breakdown.

Frederick G Miller
Average for Internal Medicine 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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