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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 2013.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
2,229
Rank: 5th
out of 39 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
3,601
Rank: 11th
out of 39 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
1.6 This Provider
Avg 2.8
Total Paid
by Medicare
$194K
Rank: 12th
out of 39 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$87 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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Brian R. Rah
Average for Cardiovascular Disease Providers in Montana

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 88 different services in 2013
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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

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
2,014
times performed,
56% of his services

1st 1st

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

1,572
patients got this service, 71% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$58,406an average of $29 per time performed $12,185
an average of $6 per time performed
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
234
times performed,
6% of his services

2nd 2nd

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

230
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$98,748an average of $422 per time performed $10,907
an average of $47 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
169
times performed,
5% of his services

3rd 20th

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

168
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$514,267an average of $3,043 per time performed $35,968
an average of $213 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
141
times performed,
4% of his services

4th 4th

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

132
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$7,755an average of $55 per time performed $4,633
an average of $33 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Routine ekg using at least 12 leads including interpretat... +

Routine ekg using at least 12 leads including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93000
Performed in an office
103
times performed,
3% of his services

5th 8th

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

96
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$20,291an average of $197 per time performed $1,170
an average of $11 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
87
times performed,
2% of his services

6th 38th

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

72
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$377,841an average of $4,343 per time performed $38,825
an average of $446 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
82
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 10th

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

62
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$11,562an average of $141 per time performed $4,493
an average of $55 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Heart rhythm tracing, analysis, and interpretation of 48-... +

Heart rhythm tracing, analysis, and interpretation of 48-hour ekg ×

Service Code: 93227
Performed in a facility
68
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 32nd

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

68
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$11,016an average of $162 per time performed $1,085
an average of $16 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Insertion of catheter for imaging of heart blood vessels ... +

Insertion of catheter for imaging of heart blood vessels or grafts ×

Service Code: 93454
Performed in a facility
55
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 72nd

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

54
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$95,755an average of $1,741 per time performed $8,335
an average of $152 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
50
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 5th

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

49
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$4,601an average of $92 per time performed $2,841
an average of $57 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress te... +

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress test with ekg monitoring, physician interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93018
Performed in a facility
37
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 9th

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

37
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,700an average of $100 per time performed $418
an average of $11 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
37
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 57th

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

37
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$138,121an average of $3,733 per time performed $8,418
an average of $228 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Nuclear medicine study of vessels of heart using drugs or... +

Nuclear medicine study of vessels of heart using drugs or exercise multiple studies ×

Service Code: 78452
Performed in a facility
33
times performed,
0.92% of his services

13th 12th

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

33
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$17,391an average of $527 per time performed $1,931
an average of $59 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
30
times performed,
0.83% of his services

14th 44th

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

30
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,160an average of $272 per time performed $3,206
an average of $107 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99223
Performed in a facility
27
times performed,
0.75% of his services

15th 23rd

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

27
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,991an average of $333 per time performed $4,203
an average of $156 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound evaluation of heart blood vessel during diagno... +

Ultrasound evaluation of heart blood vessel during diagnosis or treatment ×

Service Code: 93571
Performed in a facility
26
times performed,
0.72% of his services

16th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

26
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$8,788an average of $338 per time performed $1,793
an average of $69 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Heart rhythm symptom-related interpretation of 24-hour ek... +

Heart rhythm symptom-related interpretation of 24-hour ekg monitoring up to 30 days ×

Service Code: 93272
Performed in a facility
23
times performed,
0.64% of his services

17th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

23
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,749an average of $163 per time performed $436
an average of $19 per time performed
medical
NA

Any combination of insertion of stent, removal of plaque ... +

Any combination of insertion of stent, removal of plaque and balloon dilation of coronary vessel during heart attack ×

Service Code: 92941
Performed in a facility
20
times performed,
0.56% of his services

18th 73rd

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

19
patients got this service, 0.85% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$123,700an average of $6,185 per time performed $10,569
an average of $528 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
19
times performed,
0.53% of his services

19th 7th

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

18
patients got this service, 0.81% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,470an average of $130 per time performed $890
an average of $47 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Follow-up or limited ultrasound examination of heart

Service Code: 93308
Performed in a facility
18
times performed,
0.5% of his services

20th 68th

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

17
patients got this service, 0.76% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,106an average of $117 per time performed $334
an average of $19 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Insertion of catheter for imaging of heart blood vessels ... +

Insertion of catheter for imaging of heart blood vessels or grafts ×

Service Code: 93455
Performed in a facility
17
times performed,
0.47% of his services

21st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

17
patients got this service, 0.76% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$41,327an average of $2,431 per time performed $3,220
an average of $189 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
16
times performed,
0.44% of his services

22nd 97th

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

16
patients got this service, 0.72% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$56,464an average of $3,529 per time performed $4,889
an average of $306 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
16
times performed,
0.44% of his services

23rd 3rd

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

16
patients got this service, 0.72% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$3,056an average of $191 per time performed $1,251
an average of $78 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound examination and continuous monitoring of the h... +

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

Service Code: 93351
Performed in a facility
15
times performed,
0.42% of his services

24th 34th

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

15
patients got this service, 0.67% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,740an average of $716 per time performed $968
an average of $65 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
15
times performed,
0.42% of his services

25th 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, 0.67% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,695an average of $313 per time performed $258
an average of $17 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Follow-up or limited heart doppler ultrasound study of he... +

Follow-up or limited heart doppler ultrasound study of heart blood flow, valves, and chambers ×

Service Code: 93321
Performed in a facility
13
times performed,
0.36% of his services

26th 84th

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

12
patients got this service, 0.54% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$507an average of $39 per time performed $74
an average of $6 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
12
times performed,
0.33% of his services

27th 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, 0.54% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,424an average of $202 per time performed $896
an average of $75 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound evaluation of heart blood vessel or graft duri... +

Ultrasound evaluation of heart blood vessel or graft during diagnostic or therapeutic procedure ×

Service Code: 92978
Performed in a facility
11
times performed,
0.31% of his services

28th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

11
patients got this service, 0.49% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$6,930an average of $630 per time performed $765
an average of $70 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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