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The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

SANFORD HEALTH OF NORTHERN MINNESOTA

1300 ANNE ST NW , BEMIDJI, MN, 56601 | (218) 333-5000

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, $236 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 8 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
535
Rank: 11th
out of 13 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
6,394
Rank: 8th
out of 13 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
12 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 8.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$48.3K
Rank: 11th
out of 13 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$90 This Provider
Avg $236

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.

Individuals

MICHAEL THURGOOD

MATTHEW LEE

MATTHEW SANFORD

JONATHAN FISH

KRIS ANDERSON

Organizations

SANFORD HEALTH OF NORTH...

ELDERCARE OF BEMIDJI, INC

Patients saw before

SANFORD HEALTH OF NORTHERN MINNESOTA

Patients saw after

Individuals

JONATHAN FISH

MICHAEL THURGOOD

MATTHEW LEE

MATTHEW SANFORD

RODNEY WILL

Organizations

SANFORD HEALTH OF NORTH...

ELDERCARE OF BEMIDJI, INC

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 140 different services in 2014

All Services

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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
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Insertion of needle into vein for collection of blood sample +

Insertion of needle into vein for collection of blood sample ×

Service Code: 36415
Performed in an office
1,966
times performed,
31% of services

1st 1st

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

448
patients got this service, 84% of patients
4.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.2)
$16,396an average of $8 per time performed $5,780
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
769
times performed,
12% of services

2nd 7th

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

95
patients got this service, 18% of patients
8.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.6)
$18,702an average of $24 per time performed $4,045
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, p... +

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, platelets), automated test ×

Service Code: 85025
Performed in an office
753
times performed,
12% of services

3rd 2nd

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

209
patients got this service, 39% of patients
3.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4)
$29,992an average of $40 per time performed $7,831
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
327
times performed,
5% of services

4th 3rd

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

163
patients got this service, 30% of patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$14,130an average of $43 per time performed $3,398
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope +

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope ×

Service Code: 81001
Performed in an office
240
times performed,
4% of services

5th 51st

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

131
patients got this service, 24% of patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$9,571an average of $40 per time performed $1,015
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial colony count, urine

Service Code: 87086
Performed in an office
209
times performed,
3% of services

6th 52nd

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

112
patients got this service, 21% of patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$9,190an average of $44 per time performed $2,255
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
146
times performed,
2% of services

7th 41st

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

116
patients got this service, 22% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$7,795an average of $53 per time performed $1,863
an average of $13 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
137
times performed,
2% of services

8th 6th

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

108
patients got this service, 20% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$9,664an average of $71 per time performed $1,991
an average of $15 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
128
times performed,
2% of services

9th 10th

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

84
patients got this service, 16% of patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$6,481an average of $51 per time performed $1,661
an average of $13 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Evaluation of antimicrobial drug (antibiotic, antifungal,... +

Evaluation of antimicrobial drug (antibiotic, antifungal, antiviral) ×

Service Code: 87186
Performed in an office
123
times performed,
2% of services

10th 30th

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

70
patients got this service, 13% of patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$5,635an average of $46 per time performed $1,422
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
118
times performed,
2% of services

11th 5th

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

96
patients got this service, 18% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$10,222an average of $87 per time performed $2,651
an average of $22 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin measurement

Service Code: 85018
Performed in an office
81
times performed,
1% of services

12th 32nd

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

44
patients got this service, 8% of patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,271an average of $16 per time performed $257
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial culture for aerobic isolates

Service Code: 87077
Performed in an office
78
times performed,
1% of services

13th 39th

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

49
patients got this service, 9% of patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$5,039an average of $65 per time performed $767
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood creatinine level

Service Code: 82565
Performed in an office
76
times performed,
1% of services

14th 9th

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

41
patients got this service, 8% of patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$1,864an average of $25 per time performed $312
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Liver enzyme (sgpt), level

Service Code: 84460
Performed in an office
63
times performed,
0.99% of services

15th 17th

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

26
patients got this service, 5% of patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$1,777an average of $28 per time performed $233
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Liver enzyme (sgot), level

Service Code: 84450
Performed in an office
60
times performed,
0.94% of services

16th 19th

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

28
patients got this service, 5% of patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$1,467an average of $24 per time performed $196
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, p... +

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, platelets), automated test ×

Service Code: 85027
Performed in an office
58
times performed,
0.91% of services

17th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

37
patients got this service, 7% of patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,409an average of $24 per time performed $502
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Liver function blood test panel

Service Code: 80076
Performed in an office
58
times performed,
0.91% of services

18th 23rd

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

31
patients got this service, 6% of patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$2,419an average of $42 per time performed $444
an average of $8 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Magnesium level

Service Code: 83735
Performed in an office
53
times performed,
0.83% of services

19th 53rd

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

21
patients got this service, 4% of patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,976an average of $37 per time performed $475
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Dipropylacetic acid (valproic acid) level

Service Code: 80164
Performed in an office
50
times performed,
0.78% of services

20th 78th

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

26
patients got this service, 5% of patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$3,794an average of $76 per time performed $906
an average of $18 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Identification of organisms by immunologic analysis

Service Code: 87147
Performed in an office
44
times performed,
0.69% of services

21st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

25
patients got this service, 5% of patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,010an average of $23 per time performed $294
an average of $7 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation +

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation ×

Service Code: 85652
Performed in an office
41
times performed,
0.64% of services

22nd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

17
patients got this service, 3% of patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$799an average of $19 per time performed $148
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood potassium level

Service Code: 84132
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
0.59% of services

23rd 22nd

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

15
patients got this service, 3% of patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$941an average of $25 per time performed $149
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Measurement c-reactive protein for detection of infection... +

Measurement c-reactive protein for detection of infection or inflammation ×

Service Code: 86140
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
0.47% of services

24th 21st

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

17
patients got this service, 3% of patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$1,148an average of $38 per time performed $203
an average of $7 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated urinalysis test

Service Code: 81003
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
0.44% of services

25th 99th

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

24
patients got this service, 4% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$714an average of $25 per time performed $84
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial urine culture

Service Code: 87088
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.39% of services

26th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

19
patients got this service, 4% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,031an average of $41 per time performed $271
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Creatinine level to test for kidney function or muscle in... +

Creatinine level to test for kidney function or muscle injury ×

Service Code: 82570
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.39% of services

27th 4th

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

18
patients got this service, 3% of patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$746an average of $30 per time performed $172
an average of $7 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood glucose (sugar) level

Service Code: 82947
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.39% of services

28th 46th

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

15
patients got this service, 3% of patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$618an average of $25 per time performed $80
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cyanocobalamin (vitamin b-12) level

Service Code: 82607
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.34% of services

29th 40th

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

20
patients got this service, 4% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,950an average of $89 per time performed $443
an average of $20 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Detection test for clostridium difficile

Service Code: 87493
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.3% of services

30th 111th

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

16
patients got this service, 3% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$3,554an average of $187 per time performed $891
an average of $47 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Kidney function blood test panel

Service Code: 80069
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.28% of services

31st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$809an average of $45 per time performed $199
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Albumin (protein) level

Service Code: 82040
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.28% of services

32nd 49th

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$399an average of $22 per time performed $84
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Ferritin (blood protein) level

Service Code: 82728
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.28% of services

33rd 59th

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

14
patients got this service, 3% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,406an average of $78 per time performed $328
an average of $18 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.28% of services

34th 70th

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

15
patients got this service, 3% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,647an average of $92 per time performed $443
an average of $25 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron level

Service Code: 83540
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.25% of services

35th 56th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$513an average of $32 per time performed $138
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84439
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.25% of services

36th 38th

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

14
patients got this service, 3% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,048an average of $66 per time performed $193
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron binding capacity

Service Code: 83550
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.23% of services

37th 64th

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

14
patients got this service, 3% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$671an average of $45 per time performed $175
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Vitamin d-3 level

Service Code: 82306
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.19% of services

38th 18th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,939an average of $162 per time performed $475
an average of $40 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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