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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $385 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
140
Rank: 68th
out of 98 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
506
Rank: 71st
out of 98 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
3.6 This Provider
Avg 4.7
Total Paid
by Medicare
$17K
Rank: 82nd
out of 98 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$122 This Provider
Avg $385

Note: About 19% of this provider’s Medicare payments were for drugs administered in his office.
This is intended to reimburse the provider for purchasing the drugs, plus an additional percentage for overhead.

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

GEORGE NICOLA

STEVEN KOGA

JOHN SMITH

MICHAEL SHEVLIN

THOMAS TRYON

Organizations

WEST VALLEY MEDICAL CEN...

ST LUKES REGIONAL MEDIC...

Patients saw before

CRAIG JAMISON PAC

Patients saw after

Individuals

GEORGE NICOLA

JOHN SMITH

DENISE JANICEK

STEVEN KOGA

HODAKA ABE

Organizations

WEST VALLEY MEDICAL CEN...

ST LUKES REGIONAL MEDIC...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 39 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
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Repair of knee joint

Service Code: 27447
Performed in a facility
49
times performed,
10% of his services

1st 15th

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

48
patients got this service, 34% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$12,405an average of $253 per time performed $6,567
an average of $134 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
36
times performed,
7% of his services

2nd 3rd

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

36
patients got this service, 26% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$2,501an average of $69 per time performed $1,168
an average of $32 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
16
times performed,
3% of his services

3rd 4th

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

14
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,360an average of $85 per time performed $674
an average of $42 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Partial removal of collar bone

Service Code: 23120
Performed in a facility
12
times performed,
2% of his services

4th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

12
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,475an average of $123 per time performed $436
an average of $36 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

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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