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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
535
Rank: 48th
out of 163 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
5,447
Rank: 6th
out of 163 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
10.2 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 3.4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$147K
Rank: 14th
out of 163 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$276 This Provider is in the top 10%
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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Frederick G. Miller
Average for Internal Medicine Providers in Montana

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 103 different services in 2013
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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
1,096
times performed,
20% of his services

1st 2nd

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

465
patients got this service, 87% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$120,746an average of $110 per time performed $76,106
an average of $69 per time performed
medical
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
704
times performed,
13% of his services

2nd 7th

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

370
patients got this service, 69% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$2,161an average of $3 per time performed $2,070
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
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
389
times performed,
7% of his services

3rd 19th

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

303
patients got this service, 57% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$4,349an average of $11 per time performed $4,092
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
347
times performed,
6% of his services

4th 31st

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

289
patients got this service, 54% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$8,474an average of $24 per time performed $7,870
an average of $23 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
290
times performed,
5% of his services

5th 3rd

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

187
patients got this service, 35% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$21,631an average of $75 per time performed $14,367
an average of $50 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
277
times performed,
5% of his services

6th 18th

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

257
patients got this service, 48% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$4,249an average of $15 per time performed $3,390
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
263
times performed,
5% of his services

7th 23rd

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

237
patients got this service, 44% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$5,076an average of $19 per time performed $3,803
an average of $14 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
166
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 28th

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

99
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$2,380an average of $14 per time performed $2,175
an average of $13 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Injection into tissue or muscle for therapy, diagnosis, o... +

Injection into tissue or muscle for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96372
Performed in an office
157
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 22nd

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

18
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
8.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.7)
$3,952an average of $25 per time performed $2,589
an average of $16 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
144
times performed,
3% of his services

10th 10th

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

20
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
7.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 8.4)
$876an average of $6 per time performed $763
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated urinalysis test

Service Code: 81003
Performed in an office
140
times performed,
3% of his services

11th 48th

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

132
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$566an average of $4 per time performed $426
an average of $3 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

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

Service Code: J3420
Performed in an office
134
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 42nd

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

16
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
8.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.8)
$134an average of $1 per time performed $79
an average of $1 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope +

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope ×

Service Code: 81001
Performed in an office
125
times performed,
2% of his services

13th 47th

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

109
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$634an average of $5 per time performed $536
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
105
times performed,
2% of his services

14th 17th

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

102
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,541an average of $24 per time performed $2,494
an average of $24 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Kidney function blood test panel

Service Code: 80069
Performed in an office
91
times performed,
2% of his services

15th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

75
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,208an average of $13 per time performed $1,051
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Prostate cancer screening; prostate specific antigen test... +

Prostate cancer screening; prostate specific antigen test (psa) ×

Service Code: G0103
Performed in an office
83
times performed,
2% of his services

16th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

83
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,158an average of $26 per time performed $2,064
an average of $25 per time performed
drug
MEDICINE

Vaccine for influenza injection into muscle, patient 3 ye... +

Vaccine for influenza injection into muscle, patient 3 years and older ×

Service Code: 90656
Performed in an office
72
times performed,
1% of his services

17th 43rd

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

71
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$893an average of $12 per time performed $876
an average of $12 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
60
times performed,
1% of his services

18th 39th

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

52
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$8,704an average of $145 per time performed $6,176
an average of $103 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial colony count, urine

Service Code: 87086
Performed in an office
58
times performed,
1% of his services

19th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

45
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$719an average of $12 per time performed $635
an average of $11 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
56
times performed,
1% of his services

20th 36th

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

56
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,196an average of $21 per time performed $800
an average of $14 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Evaluation of antimicrobial drug (antibiotic, antifungal,... +

Evaluation of antimicrobial drug (antibiotic, antifungal, antiviral) ×

Service Code: 87186
Performed in an office
47
times performed,
0.86% of his services

21st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

31
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$608an average of $13 per time performed $551
an average of $12 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
41
times performed,
0.75% of his services

22nd 65th

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

30
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,369an average of $58 per time performed $1,599
an average of $39 per time performed
medical
NA

Vaccine for influenza for injection into muscle

Service Code: 90661
Performed in an office
41
times performed,
0.75% of his services

23rd 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, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$574an average of $14 per time performed $563
an average of $14 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial culture for aerobic isolates

Service Code: 87077
Performed in an office
33
times performed,
0.61% of his services

24th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

22
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$396an average of $12 per time performed $361
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Administration of 1 vaccine

Service Code: 90471
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.46% of his services

25th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

25
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$618an average of $25 per time performed $430
an average of $17 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron level

Service Code: 83540
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.44% of his services

26th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

19
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$168an average of $7 per time performed $141
an average of $6 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron binding capacity

Service Code: 83550
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.44% of his services

27th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

19
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$192an average of $8 per time performed $176
an average of $7 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.4% of his services

28th 61st

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

21
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,863an average of $85 per time performed $1,383
an average of $63 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 an office
20
times performed,
0.37% of his services

29th 30th

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

17
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$878an average of $44 per time performed $555
an average of $28 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Vitamin d-3 level

Service Code: 82306
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.35% of his services

30th 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, 3% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$798an average of $42 per time performed $766
an average of $40 per time performed
drug
MEDICINE

Vaccine for pneumococcal polysaccharide for injection int... +

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

Service Code: 90732
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.33% of his services

31st 53rd

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

18
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$895an average of $50 per time performed $878
an average of $49 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration or injection of large joint or joint capsule

Service Code: 20610
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.31% of his services

32nd 68th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,531an average of $90 per time performed $598
an average of $35 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 80 mg

Service Code: J1040
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.31% of his services

33rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$182an average of $11 per time performed $64
an average of $4 per time performed
drug
TEMPORARY CODES

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered t... +

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered to individuals 3 years of age and older, for intramuscular use (fluzone) ×

Service Code: Q2038
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.29% of his services

34th 46th

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

16
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$193an average of $12 per time performed $189
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial urine culture

Service Code: 87088
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.29% of his services

35th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$147an average of $9 per time performed $124
an average of $8 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.28% of his services

36th 50th

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

15
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$363an average of $24 per time performed $356
an average of $24 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Uric acid level, blood

Service Code: 84550
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.28% of his services

37th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

14
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$105an average of $7 per time performed $74
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.24% of his services

38th 52nd

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$156an average of $12 per time performed $139
an average of $11 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

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