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The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

PATHOLOGISTS MEDICAL LABORATORY, P.A.

10 MEDICAL PARK DR , ASHEVILLE, NC, 28803 | (828) 253-0763

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $185 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 9 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
18,532
Rank: 7th
out of 80 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
46,581
Rank: 16th
out of 80 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
2.5 This Provider
Avg 9.3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$1.99M
Rank: 10th
out of 80 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$107 This Provider
Avg $185

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 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 within 30 days before or after this provider in 2014.

Patients saw before

PATHOLOGISTS MEDICAL LABORATORY, P.A.

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 39 different services in 2014

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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
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, inter... +

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, intermediate complexity ×

Service Code: 88305
Performed in an office
35,276
times performed,
76% of services

1st 38th

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

16,128
patients got this service, 87% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$4,169,270an average of $118 per time performed $1,506,991
an average of $43 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Special stained specimen slides to identify organisms inc... +

Special stained specimen slides to identify organisms including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 88312
Performed in an office
2,345
times performed,
5% of services

2nd 183rd

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

1,731
patients got this service, 9% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$268,784an average of $115 per time performed $113,639
an average of $48 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Special stained specimen slides to examine tissue includi... +

Special stained specimen slides to examine tissue including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 88313
Performed in an office
2,033
times performed,
4% of services

3rd 277th

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

1,526
patients got this service, 8% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$170,609an average of $84 per time performed $57,819
an average of $28 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Screening cytopathology, cervical or vaginal (any reporti... +

Screening cytopathology, cervical or vaginal (any reporting system), collected in preservative fluid, automated thin layer preparation, with screening by automated system and manual rescreening under physician supervision ×

Service Code: G0145
Performed in an office
1,542
times performed,
3% of services

4th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

1,535
patients got this service, 8% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$114,324an average of $74 per time performed $53,569
an average of $35 per time performed
medical
NA

Immunohistochemistry or immunocytochemistry, per specimen... +

Immunohistochemistry or immunocytochemistry, per specimen; first single or multiplex antibody stain ×

Service Code: G0461
Performed in an office
1,081
times performed,
2% of services

5th 220th

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

936
patients got this service, 5% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$137,838an average of $128 per time performed $50,234
an average of $46 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, moder... +

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, moderately low complexity ×

Service Code: 88304
Performed in an office
733
times performed,
2% of services

6th 256th

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

657
patients got this service, 4% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$51,515an average of $70 per time performed $18,735
an average of $26 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Screening cytopathology, cervical or vaginal (any reporti... +

Screening cytopathology, cervical or vaginal (any reporting system), collected in preservative fluid, automated thin layer preparation, requiring interpretation by physician ×

Service Code: G0124
Performed in an office
683
times performed,
1% of services

7th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

678
patients got this service, 4% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$38,808an average of $57 per time performed $20,401
an average of $30 per time performed
medical
NA

Immunohistochemistry or immunocytochemistry, per specimen... +

Immunohistochemistry or immunocytochemistry, per specimen; each additional single or multiplex antibody stain (list separately in addition to code for primary procedure) ×

Service Code: G0462
Performed in an office
520
times performed,
1% of services

8th 239th

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

240
patients got this service, 1% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$57,195an average of $110 per time performed $20,862
an average of $40 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pap test

Service Code: 88175
Performed in an office
496
times performed,
1% of services

9th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

412
patients got this service, 2% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$37,661an average of $76 per time performed $17,216
an average of $35 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cell examination of specimen

Service Code: 88112
Performed in an office
467
times performed,
1% of services

10th 168th

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

384
patients got this service, 2% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$77,130an average of $165 per time performed $19,726
an average of $42 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pap test (pap smear)

Service Code: 88141
Performed in an office
326
times performed,
0.7% of services

11th 323rd

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

280
patients got this service, 2% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$18,201an average of $56 per time performed $7,123
an average of $22 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Evaluation of fine needle aspirate with interpretation an... +

Evaluation of fine needle aspirate with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 88173
Performed in an office
192
times performed,
0.41% of services

12th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

164
patients got this service, 0.88% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$37,202an average of $194 per time performed $19,736
an average of $103 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue during surgery

Service Code: 88331
Performed in an office
151
times performed,
0.32% of services

13th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

111
patients got this service, 0.6% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$29,170an average of $193 per time performed $10,812
an average of $72 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Antibody evaluation

Service Code: 88346
Performed in an office
139
times performed,
0.3% of services

14th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

32
patients got this service, 0.17% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$21,185an average of $152 per time performed $10,654
an average of $77 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Microscopic genetic analysis of tumor

Service Code: 88360
Performed in an office
107
times performed,
0.23% of services

15th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

42
patients got this service, 0.23% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$19,372an average of $181 per time performed $9,250
an average of $86 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, moder... +

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, moderately high complexity ×

Service Code: 88307
Performed in an office
77
times performed,
0.17% of services

16th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

62
patients got this service, 0.33% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$16,417an average of $213 per time performed $7,805
an average of $101 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Preparation of tissue for examination by removing any cal... +

Preparation of tissue for examination by removing any calcium present ×

Service Code: 88311
Performed in an office
73
times performed,
0.16% of services

17th 445th

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

67
patients got this service, 0.36% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,660an average of $36 per time performed $758
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Surgical pathology, gross and microscopic examinations, f... +

Surgical pathology, gross and microscopic examinations, for prostate needle biopsy, any method, 10-20 specimens ×

Service Code: G0416
Performed in an office
65
times performed,
0.14% of services

18th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

65
patients got this service, 0.35% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$46,650an average of $718 per time performed $30,169
an average of $464 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Detection test for human papillomavirus (hpv)

Service Code: 87621
Performed in an office
59
times performed,
0.13% of services

19th 238th

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

58
patients got this service, 0.31% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,070an average of $69 per time performed $1,935
an average of $33 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of specimen during surgery

Service Code: 88332
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.06% of services

20th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

20
patients got this service, 0.11% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,270an average of $84 per time performed $806
an average of $30 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Screening cytopathology, cervical or vaginal (any reporti... +

Screening cytopathology, cervical or vaginal (any reporting system), collected in preservative fluid, automated thin layer preparation, screening by cytotechnologist under physician supervision ×

Service Code: G0123
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.05% of services

21st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

24
patients got this service, 0.13% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,426an average of $59 per time performed $650
an average of $27 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Microscopic genetic analysis of tissue

Service Code: 88368
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.05% of services

22nd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

12
patients got this service, 0.06% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,978an average of $173 per time performed $2,651
an average of $115 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Screening papanicolaou smear, cervical or vaginal, up to ... +

Screening papanicolaou smear, cervical or vaginal, up to three smears, by technician under physician supervision ×

Service Code: P3000
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.05% of services

23rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

22
patients got this service, 0.12% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,320an average of $60 per time performed $311
an average of $14 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood smear interpretation by physician with written report +

Blood smear interpretation by physician with written report ×

Service Code: 85060
Performed in a facility
20
times performed,
0.04% of services

24th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

20
patients got this service, 0.11% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$800an average of $40 per time performed $375
an average of $19 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Surgical pathology consultation and report

Service Code: 88321
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.03% of services

25th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

16
patients got this service, 0.09% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,411an average of $151 per time performed $1,107
an average of $69 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bone marrow, smear interpretation

Service Code: 85097
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.03% of services

26th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

15
patients got this service, 0.08% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,388an average of $159 per time performed $967
an average of $64 per time performed

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

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