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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $170 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
387
Rank: 76th
out of 168 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
1,193
Rank: 61st
out of 168 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
3.1 This Provider
Avg 3.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$49.1K
Rank: 98th
out of 168 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$127 This Provider
Avg $170

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 her 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

MICHAEL SPINELLI

BLAIR ERB

REX SPEAR

RONALD THARP

KEVIN DUWE

Organizations

BOZEMAN DEACONESS HEALT...

AMERICAN MEDICAL RESPON...

Patients saw before

KAREN IZBICKI PA-C

Patients saw after

Individuals

MICHAEL SPINELLI

BLAIR ERB

BENJAMIN BLEND

JAMES JUTZY

KEVIN DUWE

Organizations

BOZEMAN DEACONESS HEALT...

AMERICAN MEDICAL RESPON...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 25 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 a facility
552
times performed,
46% of her services

1st 4th

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

288
patients got this service, 74% of her patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$56,735an average of $103 per time performed $16,709
an average of $30 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
234
times performed,
20% of her services

2nd 1st

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

142
patients got this service, 37% of her patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$41,079an average of $176 per time performed $11,007
an average of $47 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typ... +

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99212
Performed in a facility
155
times performed,
13% of her services

3rd 27th

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

128
patients got this service, 33% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$9,539an average of $62 per time performed $2,303
an average of $15 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Annual wellness visit, includes a personalized prevention... +

Annual wellness visit, includes a personalized prevention plan of service (pps), subsequent visit ×

Service Code: G0439
Performed in a facility
120
times performed,
10% of her services

4th 18th

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

120
patients got this service, 31% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$20,880an average of $174 per time performed $11,275
an average of $94 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Cervical or vaginal cancer screening; pelvic and clinical... +

Cervical or vaginal cancer screening; pelvic and clinical breast examination ×

Service Code: G0101
Performed in a facility
35
times performed,
3% of her services

5th 85th

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

35
patients got this service, 9% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,855an average of $53 per time performed $810
an average of $23 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Annual wellness visit; includes a personalized prevention... +

Annual wellness visit; includes a personalized prevention plan of service (pps), initial visit ×

Service Code: G0438
Performed in a facility
34
times performed,
3% of her services

6th 30th

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

34
patients got this service, 9% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,166an average of $299 per time performed $4,838
an average of $142 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule +

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule ×

Service Code: 20610
Performed in a facility
13
times performed,
1% of her services

7th 72nd

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

12
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,378an average of $106 per time performed $463
an average of $36 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.

Karen Izbicki
Average for Internal Medicine Providers in Montana

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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