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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $102 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
366
Rank: 31st
out of 269 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
1,635
Rank: 22nd
out of 269 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
4.5 This Provider
Avg 3.3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$59.7K
Rank: 19th
out of 269 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$163 This Provider
Avg $102

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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Jeremy B. Ostermiller
Average for Physician Assistant Providers in Idaho

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 92 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 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99212
Performed in an office
177
times performed,
11% of his services

1st 8th

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

132
patients got this service, 36% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$13,733an average of $78 per time performed $4,191
an average of $24 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
130
times performed,
8% of his services

2nd 13th

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

61
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$712an average of $5 per time performed $169
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
116
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

85
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$11,818an average of $102 per time performed $2,300
an average of $20 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration or injection of large joint or joint capsule

Service Code: 20610
Performed in an office
59
times performed,
4% of his services

4th 16th

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

44
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$16,972an average of $288 per time performed $2,196
an average of $37 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
50
times performed,
3% of his services

5th 39th

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

50
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$15,000an average of $300 per time performed $4,921
an average of $98 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 or nerves ×

Service Code: 63047
Performed in a facility
42
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 75th

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

42
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$34,770an average of $828 per time performed $3,531
an average of $84 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Partial removal of spine bone with release of spinal cord... +

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

Service Code: 63048
Performed in a facility
38
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 86th

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

26
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,571an average of $199 per time performed $779
an average of $20 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of hip 2 or more views

Service Code: 73510
Performed in an office
37
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 97th

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

33
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,347an average of $90 per time performed $620
an average of $17 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,
2% of his services

9th 81st

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

28
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$11,533an average of $339 per time performed $1,311
an average of $39 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injection of trigger points in 1 or 2 muscles

Service Code: 20552
Performed in an office
30
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

21
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$6,551an average of $218 per time performed $949
an average of $32 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
28
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 5th

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

28
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$5,396an average of $193 per time performed $1,711
an average of $61 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Mri scan of lower spinal canal

Service Code: 72148
Performed in an office
26
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

26
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$28,262an average of $1,087 per time performed $5,189
an average of $200 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
21
times performed,
1% of his services

13th 1st

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

21
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$2,754an average of $131 per time performed $851
an average of $41 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of spine, 3 views or less

Service Code: 72040
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
1% of his services

14th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

19
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,103an average of $100 per time performed $401
an average of $19 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Repair of knee joint

Service Code: 27447
Performed in a facility
18
times performed,
1% of his services

15th 45th

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

18
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$22,466an average of $1,248 per time performed $2,651
an average of $147 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of pelvis, 1 or 2 views

Service Code: 72170
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.98% of his services

16th 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, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,255an average of $78 per time performed $222
an average of $14 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

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

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

Service Code: 22633
Performed in a facility
15
times performed,
0.92% of his services

17th 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, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$23,947an average of $1,596 per time performed $2,694
an average of $180 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Insertion of spinal instrumentation at base of neck for s... +

Insertion of spinal instrumentation at base of neck for stabilization, 1 interspace ×

Service Code: 22840
Performed in a facility
15
times performed,
0.92% of his services

18th 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, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$9,448an average of $630 per time performed $1,050
an average of $70 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Partial removal of bone with release of spinal cord or sp... +

Partial removal of bone with release of spinal cord or spinal nerves of 1 interspace in lower spine ×

Service Code: 63030
Performed in a facility
14
times performed,
0.86% of his services

19th 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, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$15,234an average of $1,088 per time performed $1,248
an average of $89 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Replacement of thigh bone and hip joint prosthesis

Service Code: 27130
Performed in a facility
13
times performed,
0.8% of his services

20th 82nd

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

13
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$15,606an average of $1,200 per time performed $1,881
an average of $145 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Fusion of spine bones with removal of disc at lower spina... +

Fusion of spine bones with removal of disc at lower spinal column, anterior approach ×

Service Code: 22558
Performed in a facility
11
times performed,
0.67% of his services

21st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

11
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$11,725an average of $1,066 per time performed $1,343
an average of $122 per time performed

Note: Medicare redacted this data for any services provided to fewer than 11 patients.

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Sources: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, National Plan and Provider Enumeration System, American Medical Association

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