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The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

LABORATORIO BIOMEDICO DE PUERTO RICO

380 DOMENECH , SAN JUAN, PR, 00918 | (787) 751-0601

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, $175 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 16 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
154
Rank: 99th
out of 536 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
2,972
Rank: 81st
out of 536 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
19.3 This Provider
Avg 15.8
Total Paid
by Medicare
$34.5K
Rank: 79th
out of 536 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$224 This Provider
Avg $175

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 patients within 30 days before or after this provider in 2014.

Individuals

VIRGILIO BRUNET

FRANCISCO VARGAS

RICARDO CASTRO

RICARDO RIVERA

Organizations

HOSPITAL ESPANOL AUXILI...

ASOCIACION HOSPITAL DEL...

Patients saw before

LABORATORIO BIOMEDICO DE PUERTO RICO

Patients saw after

Individuals

VIRGILIO BRUNET

JOAQUIN REYES

PEDRO MALDONADO

RICARDO CASTRO

WILLIAM CRUZ

Organizations

ASOCIACION HOSPITAL DEL...

HOSPITAL ESPANOL AUXILI...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 118 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
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
391
times performed,
13% of services

1st 1st

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

136
patients got this service, 88% of patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$1,173an average of $3 per time performed $1,150
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Travel allowance one way in connection with medically nec... +

Travel allowance one way in connection with medically necessary laboratory specimen collection drawn from home bound or nursing home bound patient; prorated trip charge. ×

Service Code: P9604
Performed in an office
356
times performed,
12% of services

2nd 9th

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

55
patients got this service, 36% of patients
3.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$3,329an average of $9 per time performed $3,265
an average of $9 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
290
times performed,
10% of services

3rd 2nd

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

118
patients got this service, 77% of patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$3,077an average of $11 per time performed $3,016
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
200
times performed,
7% of services

4th 3rd

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

101
patients got this service, 66% of patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$2,884an average of $14 per time performed $2,768
an average of $14 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope +

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope ×

Service Code: 81000
Performed in an office
199
times performed,
7% of services

5th 6th

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

96
patients got this service, 62% of patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$860an average of $4 per time performed $842
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
168
times performed,
6% of services

6th 4th

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

84
patients got this service, 55% of patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$3,071an average of $18 per time performed $2,920
an average of $17 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
137
times performed,
5% of services

7th 5th

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

75
patients got this service, 49% of patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$3,143an average of $23 per time performed $3,078
an average of $22 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial urine culture

Service Code: 87088
Performed in an office
91
times performed,
3% of services

8th 11th

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

51
patients got this service, 33% of patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$1,006an average of $11 per time performed $986
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Vitamin d-3 level

Service Code: 82306
Performed in an office
77
times performed,
3% of services

9th 10th

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

48
patients got this service, 31% of patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$3,112an average of $40 per time performed $3,048
an average of $40 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
61
times performed,
2% of services

10th 7th

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

38
patients got this service, 25% of patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$808an average of $13 per time performed $792
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
57
times performed,
2% of services

11th 32nd

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

29
patients got this service, 19% of patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$673an average of $12 per time performed $659
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial culture for aerobic isolates

Service Code: 87077
Performed in an office
52
times performed,
2% of services

12th 61st

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

28
patients got this service, 18% of patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$574an average of $11 per time performed $562
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84436
Performed in an office
49
times performed,
2% of services

13th 15th

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

30
patients got this service, 19% of patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$459an average of $9 per time performed $450
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cyanocobalamin (vitamin b-12) level

Service Code: 82607
Performed in an office
47
times performed,
2% of services

14th 22nd

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

30
patients got this service, 19% of patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$967an average of $21 per time performed $947
an average of $20 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
46
times performed,
2% of services

15th 14th

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

18
patients got this service, 12% of patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$247an average of $5 per time performed $242
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroid hormone evaluation

Service Code: 84479
Performed in an office
44
times performed,
1% of services

16th 19th

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

26
patients got this service, 17% of patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$389an average of $9 per time performed $381
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
41
times performed,
1% of services

17th 13th

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

25
patients got this service, 16% of patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,029an average of $25 per time performed $1,008
an average of $25 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial culture

Service Code: 87070
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
1% of services

18th 91st

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

21
patients got this service, 14% of patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$364an average of $12 per time performed $357
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial colony count, urine

Service Code: 87086
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
1% of services

19th 23rd

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

20
patients got this service, 13% of patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$341an average of $11 per time performed $334
an average of $11 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: 85651
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
0.98% of services

20th 17th

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

17
patients got this service, 11% of patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$140an average of $5 per time performed $137
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Folic acid level

Service Code: 82746
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.91% of services

21st 30th

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

18
patients got this service, 12% of patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$542an average of $20 per time performed $531
an average of $20 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

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

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

Service Code: 87181
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.84% of services

22nd 98th

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

16
patients got this service, 10% of patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$162an average of $6 per time performed $159
an average of $6 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84439
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.84% of services

23rd 20th

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

18
patients got this service, 12% of patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$308an average of $12 per time performed $301
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Coagulation assessment blood test

Service Code: 85730
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.77% of services

24th 21st

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

14
patients got this service, 9% of patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$188an average of $8 per time performed $185
an average of $8 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
23
times performed,
0.77% of services

25th 28th

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

12
patients got this service, 8% of patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$162an average of $7 per time performed $159
an average of $7 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Special stain for microorganism

Service Code: 87205
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.77% of services

26th 94th

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

19
patients got this service, 12% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$134an average of $6 per time performed $131
an average of $6 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood

Service Code: 82274
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.77% of services

27th 18th

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

20
patients got this service, 13% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$499an average of $22 per time performed $489
an average of $21 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine microalbumin (protein) level

Service Code: 82043
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.74% of services

28th 16th

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

20
patients got this service, 13% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$174an average of $8 per time performed $170
an average of $8 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.67% of services

29th 12th

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

17
patients got this service, 11% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$231an average of $12 per time performed $218
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron level

Service Code: 83540
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.61% of services

30th 45th

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

12
patients got this service, 8% of patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$159an average of $9 per time performed $156
an average of $9 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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