Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $1,076 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 33 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
1,291
Rank: 50th
out of 168 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
24,026
Rank: 52nd
out of 168 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
18.6 This Provider
Avg 33
Total Paid
by Medicare
$920K
Rank: 50th
out of 168 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$713 This Provider
Avg $1,076

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

FRANK MACALUSO

JOHN LIN

RONALD SMITH

SALMA KHAN

PRUDENCE SMITH

Organizations

TULARE LOCAL HEALTH CAR...

KAWEAH DELTA HEALTH CAR...

Patients saw before

SIERRA LIFESTAR INC.,

Patients saw after

Individuals

PRUDENCE SMITH

FRANK MACALUSO

SAQIB RASHID

FARSHAD KARIMPOUR

RONALD OSTROM

Organizations

KAWEAH DELTA HEALTH CAR...

TULARE LOCAL HEALTH CAR...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 4 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
TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

Ground mileage, per statute mile

Service Code: A0425
Performed in a facility
21,620
times performed,
90% of services

1st 1st

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

1,291
patients got this service, 100% of patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$518,880an average of $24 per time performed $162,582
an average of $8 per time performed
medical
TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

Ambulance service, advanced life support, emergency trans... +

Ambulance service, advanced life support, emergency transport, level 1 (als1-emergency) ×

Service Code: A0427
Performed in a facility
2,023
times performed,
8% of services

2nd 3rd

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

1,236
patients got this service, 96% of patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$2,346,680an average of $1,160 per time performed $686,566
an average of $339 per time performed
medical
TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

Ambulance service, basic life support, non-emergency tran... +

Ambulance service, basic life support, non-emergency transport, (bls) ×

Service Code: A0428
Performed in a facility
381
times performed,
2% of services

3rd 2nd

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

258
patients got this service, 20% of patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$214,884an average of $564 per time performed $69,738
an average of $183 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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