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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $157 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,102
Rank: 12th
out of 39 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
2,161
Rank: 22nd
out of 39 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
2 This Provider
Avg 2.8
Total Paid
by Medicare
$152K
Rank: 15th
out of 39 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$138 This Provider
Avg $157

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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Douglas A. Waldo
Average for Cardiovascular Disease Providers in Montana

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 122 different services in 2013
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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
MEDICINE

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted ... +

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted blood flow rate, direction, and valve function ×

Service Code: 93306
Performed in a facility
221
times performed,
10% of his services

1st 2nd

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

220
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$20,385an average of $92 per time performed $10,345
an average of $47 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 a facility
174
times performed,
8% of his services

2nd 5th

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

134
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$16,822an average of $97 per time performed $9,497
an average of $55 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 a facility
146
times performed,
7% of his services

3rd 4th

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

127
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$9,270an average of $63 per time performed $4,982
an average of $34 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads w... +

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93010
Performed in a facility
142
times performed,
7% of his services

4th 1st

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

115
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$6,816an average of $48 per time performed $795
an average of $6 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound study of arteries of legs with functional mane... +

Ultrasound study of arteries of legs with functional maneuvers ×

Service Code: 93923
Performed in a facility
114
times performed,
5% of his services

5th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

113
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$10,116an average of $89 per time performed $1,891
an average of $17 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 15 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 15 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99231
Performed in a facility
103
times performed,
5% of his services

6th 42nd

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

65
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$9,661an average of $94 per time performed $3,071
an average of $30 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99232
Performed in a facility
84
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 10th

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

63
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$14,305an average of $170 per time performed $4,597
an average of $55 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 3... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 30 minutes ×

Service Code: 99203
Performed in a facility
78
times performed,
4% of his services

8th 65th

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

78
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,899an average of $101 per time performed $4,051
an average of $52 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Evaluation, testing, and programming adjustment of perman... +

Evaluation, testing, and programming adjustment of permanent dual lead pacemaker system with physician analysis, review, and report ×

Service Code: 93280
Performed in a facility
75
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 24th

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

58
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$3,941an average of $53 per time performed $2,023
an average of $27 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Insertion of catheter in left heart for imaging of blood ... +

Insertion of catheter in left heart for imaging of blood vessels or grafts and left lower heart ×

Service Code: 93458
Performed in a facility
73
times performed,
3% of his services

10th 20th

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

73
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$91,989an average of $1,260 per time performed $15,039
an average of $206 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound scanning of head and neck vessel blood flow (o... +

Ultrasound scanning of head and neck vessel blood flow (outside the brain) ×

Service Code: 93880
Performed in a facility
64
times performed,
3% of his services

11th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

62
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,936an average of $46 per time performed $1,403
an average of $22 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Remote evaluation of single, dual, or multiple lead pacem... +

Remote evaluation of single, dual, or multiple lead pacemaker with physician analysis, review, and report up to 90 days ×

Service Code: 93294
Performed in a facility
64
times performed,
3% of his services

12th 28th

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

36
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$2,971an average of $46 per time performed $1,480
an average of $23 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 50 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 50 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99222
Performed in a facility
51
times performed,
2% of his services

13th 44th

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

51
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$16,222an average of $318 per time performed $5,295
an average of $104 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound examination of the heart performed during rest... +

Ultrasound examination of the heart performed during rest, exercise, or drug-induced stress with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93350
Performed in a facility
48
times performed,
2% of his services

14th 26th

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

48
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,089an average of $106 per time performed $2,508
an average of $52 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, 30 minutes or less

Service Code: 99238
Performed in a facility
36
times performed,
2% of his services

15th 60th

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

35
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,979an average of $166 per time performed $1,930
an average of $54 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 30 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 30 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99221
Performed in a facility
34
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

33
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$7,954an average of $234 per time performed $2,634
an average of $77 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Remote evaluation of single, dual, or multiple lead cardi... +

Remote evaluation of single, dual, or multiple lead cardioverter-defibrillator with physician analysis, review, and report up to 90 days ×

Service Code: 93295
Performed in a facility
34
times performed,
2% of his services

17th 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, 2% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,106an average of $91 per time performed $1,705
an average of $50 per time performed
medical
NA

Catheter insertion of stent in major coronary artery or b... +

Catheter insertion of stent in major coronary artery or branch ×

Service Code: 92928
Performed in a facility
32
times performed,
1% of his services

18th 38th

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

29
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$46,437an average of $1,451 per time performed $14,320
an average of $448 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
29
times performed,
1% of his services

19th 7th

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

27
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$5,042an average of $174 per time performed $1,608
an average of $55 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,
1% of his services

20th 3rd

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

25
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$7,001an average of $250 per time performed $2,105
an average of $75 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound study of arteries of legs

Service Code: 93922
Performed in a facility
26
times performed,
1% of his services

21st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

24
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$543an average of $21 per time performed $241
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Evaluation, testing, and programming adjustment of perman... +

Evaluation, testing, and programming adjustment of permanent dual lead cardioverter-defibrillator including physician analysis, review, and report ×

Service Code: 93283
Performed in a facility
20
times performed,
0.93% of his services

22nd 74th

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,571an average of $79 per time performed $820
an average of $41 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Evaluation, testing, and programming adjustment of perman... +

Evaluation, testing, and programming adjustment of permanent multiple lead cardioverter-defibrillator including physician analysis, review, and report ×

Service Code: 93284
Performed in a facility
18
times performed,
0.83% of his services

23rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,535an average of $85 per time performed $794
an average of $44 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Evaluation of parameters of single, dual, or multiple lea... +

Evaluation of parameters of single, dual, or multiple lead pacemaker including device connection, recording, and disconnection ×

Service Code: 93288
Performed in a facility
17
times performed,
0.79% of his services

24th 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, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$491an average of $29 per time performed $263
an average of $15 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound limited or study of arteries and arterial graf... +

Ultrasound limited or study of arteries and arterial grafts of legs ×

Service Code: 93926
Performed in a facility
15
times performed,
0.69% of his services

25th 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, 1% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$524an average of $35 per time performed $287
an average of $19 per time performed
medical
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Removal and replacement of dual lead permanent pacemaker ... +

Removal and replacement of dual lead permanent pacemaker pulse generator ×

Service Code: 33228
Performed in a facility
14
times performed,
0.65% of his services

26th 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, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$12,635an average of $902 per time performed $3,991
an average of $285 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Insertion of catheter in left heart for imaging of blood ... +

Insertion of catheter in left heart for imaging of blood vessels or grafts and left lower heart ×

Service Code: 93459
Performed in a facility
13
times performed,
0.6% of his services

27th 57th

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$19,667an average of $1,513 per time performed $3,494
an average of $269 per time performed
medical
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Insertion of new or replacement of permanent pacemaker in... +

Insertion of new or replacement of permanent pacemaker including upper and lower chamber electrodes ×

Service Code: 33208
Performed in a facility
13
times performed,
0.6% of his services

28th 85th

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$17,399an average of $1,338 per time performed $5,027
an average of $387 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Evaluation, testing, and programming adjustment of perman... +

Evaluation, testing, and programming adjustment of permanent single lead pacemaker system with physician analysis, review, and report ×

Service Code: 93279
Performed in a facility
13
times performed,
0.6% of his services

29th 69th

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$583an average of $45 per time performed $296
an average of $23 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound study of arteries of legs with functional mane... +

Ultrasound study of arteries of legs with functional maneuvers ×

Service Code: 93923
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.56% of his services

30th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,522an average of $127 per time performed $329
an average of $27 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound study of arteries of legs at rest and exercise +

Ultrasound study of arteries of legs at rest and exercise ×

Service Code: 93924
Performed in a facility
12
times performed,
0.56% of his services

31st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$537an average of $45 per time performed $209
an average of $17 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 3... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 30 minutes ×

Service Code: 99203
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.56% of his services

32nd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,075an average of $256 per time performed $875
an average of $73 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Imaging of artery of abdomen and leg

Service Code: 75630
Performed in a facility
12
times performed,
0.56% of his services

33rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,865an average of $155 per time performed $792
an average of $66 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Insertion of catheter in right and left heart for imaging... +

Insertion of catheter in right and left heart for imaging of blood vessels or grafts and left lower heart ×

Service Code: 93460
Performed in a facility
11
times performed,
0.51% of his services

34th 97th

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$16,949an average of $1,541 per time performed $3,439
an average of $313 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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