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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $190 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
695
Rank: 3rd
out of 34 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
3,918
Rank: 2nd
out of 34 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
5.6 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 3.1
Total Paid
by Medicare
$233K
Rank: 1st
out of 34 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$336 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $190

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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Kevin J. Chang
Average for Pulmonary Disease Providers in Idaho

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 41 different services in 2013
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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

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99232
Performed in a facility
849
times performed,
22% of his services

1st 2nd

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

164
patients got this service, 24% of his patients
5.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$114,708an average of $135 per time performed $43,919
an average of $52 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Critical care delivery critically ill or injured patient,... +

Critical care delivery critically ill or injured patient, first 30-74 minutes ×

Service Code: 99291
Performed in a facility
422
times performed,
11% of his services

2nd 1st

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

131
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
3.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$167,513an average of $397 per time performed $68,026
an average of $161 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
406
times performed,
10% of his services

3rd 10th

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

236
patients got this service, 34% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$78,248an average of $193 per time performed $28,452
an average of $70 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
371
times performed,
9% of his services

4th 8th

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

239
patients got this service, 34% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$48,545an average of $131 per time performed $18,383
an average of $50 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99233
Performed in a facility
224
times performed,
6% of his services

5th 3rd

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

71
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
3.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$44,607an average of $199 per time performed $16,883
an average of $75 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Measurement of lung diffusing capacity

Service Code: 94729
Performed in an office
168
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 13th

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

162
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$16,440an average of $98 per time performed $7,081
an average of $42 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Determination of lung volumes using plethysmography

Service Code: 94726
Performed in an office
162
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 14th

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

158
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$18,243an average of $113 per time performed $6,579
an average of $41 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
138
times performed,
4% of his services

8th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

29
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$306an average of $2 per time performed $175
an average of $1 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Measurement and graphic recording of the amount and speed... +

Measurement and graphic recording of the amount and speed of breathed air, before and following medication administration ×

Service Code: 94060
Performed in an office
131
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 20th

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

127
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$13,931an average of $106 per time performed $5,599
an average of $43 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
91
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 12th

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

88
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$32,970an average of $362 per time performed $13,056
an average of $143 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Smoking and tobacco use intermediate counseling, greater ... +

Smoking and tobacco use intermediate counseling, greater than 3 minutes up to 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99406
Performed in an office
84
times performed,
2% of his services

11th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

44
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,176an average of $14 per time performed $843
an average of $10 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
81
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 26th

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

81
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$23,862an average of $295 per time performed $9,559
an average of $118 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, 30 minutes or less

Service Code: 99238
Performed in a facility
48
times performed,
1% of his services

13th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

45
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$6,528an average of $136 per time performed $2,546
an average of $53 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
0.97% of his services

14th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

36
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,254an average of $33 per time performed $882
an average of $23 per time performed
drug
TEMPORARY CODES

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered t... +

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered to individuals 3 years of age and older, for intramuscular use (fluvirin) ×

Service Code: Q2037
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
0.97% of his services

15th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

36
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$570an average of $15 per time performed $555
an average of $15 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Injection into tissue or muscle for therapy, diagnosis, o... +

Injection into tissue or muscle for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96372
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
0.87% of his services

16th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

29
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,190an average of $35 per time performed $559
an average of $16 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Determination of lung volumes using plethysmography

Service Code: 94726
Performed in a facility
27
times performed,
0.69% of his services

17th 6th

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

27
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,937an average of $72 per time performed $253
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Measurement of lung diffusing capacity

Service Code: 94729
Performed in a facility
27
times performed,
0.69% of his services

18th 4th

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

27
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,610an average of $60 per time performed $185
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
19
times performed,
0.48% of his services

19th 31st

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

19
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,724an average of $196 per time performed $1,426
an average of $75 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Overnight measurement of oxygen saturation in blood using... +

Overnight measurement of oxygen saturation in blood using ear or finger device ×

Service Code: 94762
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.43% of his services

20th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$680an average of $40 per time performed $282
an average of $17 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 15 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 15 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99231
Performed in a facility
16
times performed,
0.41% of his services

21st 19th

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$1,170an average of $73 per time performed $412
an average of $26 per time performed
medical
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Emergent insertion of breathing tube into windpipe cartil... +

Emergent insertion of breathing tube into windpipe cartilage using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 31500
Performed in a facility
15
times performed,
0.38% of his services

22nd 42nd

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,840an average of $256 per time performed $1,226
an average of $82 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Measurement and graphic recording of the amount and speed... +

Measurement and graphic recording of the amount and speed of breathed air, before and following medication administration ×

Service Code: 94060
Performed in a facility
15
times performed,
0.38% of his services

23rd 5th

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$450an average of $30 per time performed $137
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Multiple measurements and graphic recordings of the amoun... +

Multiple measurements and graphic recordings of the amount and speed of breathed air, before and following medication administration ×

Service Code: 94070
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.36% of his services

24th 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, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,540an average of $110 per time performed $535
an average of $38 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Measurement and graphic recording of total and timed exha... +

Measurement and graphic recording of total and timed exhaled air capacity ×

Service Code: 94010
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.33% of his services

25th 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, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$678an average of $52 per time performed $253
an average of $19 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Critical care delivery critically ill or injured patient,... +

Critical care delivery critically ill or injured patient, each additional 30 minutes ×

Service Code: 99292
Performed in a facility
13
times performed,
0.33% of his services

26th 16th

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,578an average of $198 per time performed $988
an average of $76 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Measurement and graphic recording of total and timed exha... +

Measurement and graphic recording of total and timed exhaled air capacity ×

Service Code: 94010
Performed in a facility
12
times performed,
0.31% of his services

27th 11th

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$312an average of $26 per time performed $73
an average of $6 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 an office
12
times performed,
0.31% of his services

28th 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, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$972an average of $81 per time performed $384
an average of $32 per time performed
medical
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Irrigation and suction of lung airways to obtain cells us... +

Irrigation and suction of lung airways to obtain cells using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 31624
Performed in a facility
11
times performed,
0.28% of his services

29th 40th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,883an average of $353 per time performed $1,008
an average of $92 per time performed

Note: Medicare redacted this data for any services provided to fewer than 11 patients.

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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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