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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $273 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
411
Rank: 6th
out of 17 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
2,319
Rank: 2nd
out of 17 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
5.6 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 3.7
Total Paid
by Medicare
$223K
Rank: 1st
out of 17 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$542 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $273

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 his 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

CLARK DAINES

MICHAEL BIDDULPH

DAVID WARDEN

ALLEN SALEM

JAMES SCHMUTZ

Organizations

MOUNTAIN VIEW HOSPITAL LLC

EASTERN IDAHO HEALTH SE...

Patients saw before

TERRY BAKER MD

Patients saw after

Individuals

ALLEN SALEM

GABRIELE TEERMANN

BRYANT BELNAP

PATRICK GORMAN

CLARK DAINES

Organizations

MOUNTAIN VIEW HOSPITAL LLC

EASTERN IDAHO HEALTH SE...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 80 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
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
524
times performed,
23% of his services

1st 1st

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

270
patients got this service, 66% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$52,400an average of $100 per time performed $24,303
an average of $46 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specif... +

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specified, 10 mg ×

Service Code: J3301
Performed in an office
520
times performed,
22% of his services

2nd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

40
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$650an average of $1 per time performed $473
an average of $1 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Preparation and provision of single or multiple antigens ... +

Preparation and provision of single or multiple antigens for allergen immunotherapy ×

Service Code: 95165
Performed in an office
390
times performed,
17% of his services

3rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

14
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$7,800an average of $20 per time performed $2,921
an average of $7 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 3... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 30 minutes ×

Service Code: 99203
Performed in an office
142
times performed,
6% of his services

4th 2nd

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

142
patients got this service, 35% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$21,158an average of $149 per time performed $9,419
an average of $66 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Ct scan of face

Service Code: 70486
Performed in an office
116
times performed,
5% of his services

5th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

100
patients got this service, 24% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$72,500an average of $625 per time performed $14,812
an average of $128 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Injection of incremental dosages of allergen, 2 or more i... +

Injection of incremental dosages of allergen, 2 or more injections ×

Service Code: 95117
Performed in an office
111
times performed,
5% of his services

6th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

12
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
9.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,775an average of $25 per time performed $723
an average of $7 per time performed
medical
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Diagnostic examination of voice box using flexible endoscope +

Diagnostic examination of voice box using flexible endoscope ×

Service Code: 31575
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 5th

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

33
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$12,958an average of $341 per time performed $2,751
an average of $72 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, di... +

Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96372
Performed in an office
33
times performed,
1% of his services

8th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

27
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,122an average of $34 per time performed $530
an average of $16 per time performed
medical
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Exploration of nasal sinus using an endoscope

Service Code: 31276
Performed in a facility
29
times performed,
1% of his services

9th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

27
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$67,200an average of $2,317 per time performed $15,540
an average of $536 per time performed
medical
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Incision of nasal sinus using an endoscope

Service Code: 31287
Performed in a facility
29
times performed,
1% of his services

10th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

27
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$16,075an average of $554 per time performed $3,655
an average of $126 per time performed
medical
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Incision of nasal sinus using an endoscope

Service Code: 31256
Performed in a facility
28
times performed,
1% of his services

11th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

26
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$13,076an average of $467 per time performed $2,985
an average of $107 per time performed
medical
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Dilation of nasal sinus using an endoscope

Service Code: 31296
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
1% of his services

12th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

18
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$101,714an average of $4,238 per time performed $50,892
an average of $2,120 per time performed
medical
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Dilation of nasal sinus using an endoscope

Service Code: 31297
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.99% of his services

13th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

18
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$48,554an average of $2,111 per time performed $24,297
an average of $1,056 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 4... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 45 minutes ×

Service Code: 99204
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.95% of his services

14th 10th

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

22
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,104an average of $232 per time performed $2,360
an average of $107 per time performed
medical
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Removal of nasal sinus using an endoscope

Service Code: 31255
Performed in a facility
22
times performed,
0.95% of his services

15th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

20
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$20,417an average of $928 per time performed $4,649
an average of $211 per time performed
medical
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Dilation of nasal sinus using an endoscope

Service Code: 31295
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.95% of his services

16th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

17
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$46,550an average of $2,116 per time performed $23,252
an average of $1,057 per time performed
medical
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Biopsy or removal of nasal polyp or tissue using an endos... +

Biopsy or removal of nasal polyp or tissue using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 31237
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.69% of his services

17th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

11
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$21,249an average of $1,328 per time performed $3,812
an average of $238 per time performed
medical
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Diagnostic examination of nasal passages using an endoscope +

Diagnostic examination of nasal passages using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 31231
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.65% of his services

18th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

12
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$8,175an average of $545 per time performed $2,222
an average of $148 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
15
times performed,
0.65% of his services

19th 3rd

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

14
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$2,265an average of $151 per time performed $1,130
an average of $75 per time performed
medical
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Control of nasal bleeding using an endoscope

Service Code: 31238
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.56% of his services

20th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

12
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$12,818an average of $986 per time performed $2,256
an average of $174 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of head and neck

Service Code: 76536
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.56% of his services

21st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

12
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,055an average of $235 per time performed $1,122
an average of $86 per time performed

Office Visits

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.

Hover over each slice to see percentage breakdown.

Terry Baker
Average for Otolaryngology Providers in Idaho

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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