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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $103 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
220
Rank: 84th
out of 301 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
874
Rank: 59th
out of 301 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
4 This Provider
Avg 3.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$33.4K
Rank: 45th
out of 301 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$152 This Provider
Avg $103

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

GREGORY DIETRICH

LEE GOULD

MARK TERRY

STEPHEN POMERANZ

JOHN WHITAKER

Organizations

TRI-STATE MEMORIAL HOSP...

ST. JOSEPH REGIONAL MED...

Patients saw before

JEREMY OSTERMILLER PAC

Patients saw after

Individuals

GREGORY DIETRICH

LYNDAL STOUTIN

PAUL SANCHIRICO

GREGORY SPURLING

LEE GOULD

Organizations

TRI-STATE MEMORIAL HOSP...

ST. JOSEPH REGIONAL MED...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 72 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 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99212
Performed in an office
103
times performed,
12% of his services

1st 8th

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

83
patients got this service, 38% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$8,446an average of $82 per time performed $2,646
an average of $26 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specif... +

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specified, 10 mg ×

Service Code: J3301
Performed in an office
73
times performed,
8% of his services

2nd 11th

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

36
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$397an average of $5 per time performed $91
an average of $1 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of lower and sacral spine, 2 or 3 views

Service Code: 72100
Performed in an office
60
times performed,
7% of his services

3rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

52
patients got this service, 24% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$6,400an average of $107 per time performed $1,253
an average of $21 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 an office
37
times performed,
4% of his services

4th 47th

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

37
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$11,544an average of $312 per time performed $3,565
an average of $96 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Insertion of spinal instrumentation for spinal stabilization +

Insertion of spinal instrumentation for spinal stabilization ×

Service Code: 22851
Performed in a facility
34
times performed,
4% of his services

5th 65th

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

22
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$11,603an average of $341 per time performed $1,382
an average of $41 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule +

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule ×

Service Code: 20610
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 18th

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

27
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$9,600an average of $282 per time performed $1,318
an average of $39 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
31
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 5th

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

31
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$6,293an average of $203 per time performed $1,876
an average of $61 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
28
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 2nd

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

28
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$3,864an average of $138 per time performed $1,191
an average of $43 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of ribs of one side of body, minimum of 2 views

Service Code: 73510
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 61st

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

21
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,961an average of $93 per time performed $370
an average of $18 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Mri scan of lower spinal canal

Service Code: 72148
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
2% of his services

10th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

18
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$19,566an average of $1,087 per time performed $1,405
an average of $78 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Partial removal of middle spine bone with release of spin... +

Partial removal of middle spine bone with release of spinal cord and/or nerves ×

Service Code: 63047
Performed in a facility
17
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 66th

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

17
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$12,322an average of $725 per time performed $1,260
an average of $74 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injections of trigger points in 1 or 2 muscles

Service Code: 20552
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
2% of his services

12th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

14
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,029an average of $237 per time performed $503
an average of $30 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of pelvis, 1 or 2 views

Service Code: 72170
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
2% of his services

13th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

15
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,162an average of $77 per time performed $237
an average of $16 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Fusion of lower spine bones with removal of disc, posteri... +

Fusion of lower spine bones with removal of disc, posterior or posterolateral approach ×

Service Code: 22633
Performed in a facility
15
times performed,
2% of his services

14th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

15
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$23,204an average of $1,547 per time performed $2,772
an average of $185 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.

Jeremy B Ostermiller
Average for Physician Assistant Providers in Idaho

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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