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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $138 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
612
Rank: 8th
out of 360 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
2,121
Rank: 19th
out of 360 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
3.5 This Provider
Avg 3.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$60.8K
Rank: 46th
out of 360 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$99 This Provider
Avg $138

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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Thomas G. Triehy
Average for Family Practice Providers in Montana

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, from Jan. 2012 to June 2013.

Patients saw before

Thomas G. Triehy

Patients saw after

Individuals

TYLER WILL

JAMES HARRIS

LESLIE RUSSELL

GEORGE RO

JEFFREY KESSLER

Organizations

BENEFIS HOSPITALS, INC.

CENTRAL MONTANA SURGERY...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 27 different services in 2012
CATEGORY
Description of Service
Times Performed (or Units) This Service's Rank Patients Unique Visits
Per Patient
Billed to Medicare Payments from Medicare
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
345
times performed,
16% of his services

1st 1st

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

288
patients got this service, 47% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$25,185an average of $73 per time performed $15,870
an average of $46 per time performed
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
319
times performed,
15% of his services

2nd 4th

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

224
patients got this service, 37% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$957an average of $3 per time performed $957
an average of $3 per time performed
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
316
times performed,
15% of his services

3rd 3rd

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

246
patients got this service, 40% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$34,444an average of $109 per time performed $22,120
an average of $70 per time performed
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
161
times performed,
8% of his services

4th 15th

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

144
patients got this service, 24% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$7,084an average of $44 per time performed $4,508
an average of $28 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
157
times performed,
7% of his services

5th 12th

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

142
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$2,512an average of $16 per time performed $2,041
an average of $13 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
109
times performed,
5% of his services

6th 16th

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

106
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,180an average of $20 per time performed $1,635
an average of $15 per time performed
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: 85027
Performed in an office
94
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 51st

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

92
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$940an average of $10 per time performed $846
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
77
times performed,
4% of his services

8th 25th

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

68
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,848an average of $24 per time performed $1,848
an average of $24 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope +

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope ×

Service Code: 81001
Performed in an office
65
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 27th

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

52
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$325an average of $5 per time performed $260
an average of $4 per time performed
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
59
times performed,
3% of his services

10th 9th

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

50
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$767an average of $13 per time performed $649
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
58
times performed,
3% of his services

11th 17th

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

44
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$812an average of $14 per time performed $812
an average of $14 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 10th

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

42
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,050an average of $25 per time performed $1,008
an average of $24 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial colony count, urine

Service Code: 87086
Performed in an office
41
times performed,
2% of his services

13th 79th

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

32
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$492an average of $12 per time performed $451
an average of $11 per time performed
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 an office
37
times performed,
2% of his services

14th 38th

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

37
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,329an average of $117 per time performed $4,292
an average of $116 per time performed
MEDICINE

Vaccine for influenza for injection into muscle, patient ... +

Vaccine for influenza for injection into muscle, patient 3 years and older ×

Service Code: 90656
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
2% of his services

15th 37th

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

36
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$468an average of $13 per time performed $432
an average of $12 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

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

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

Service Code: 87186
Performed in an office
33
times performed,
2% of his services

16th 99th

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

25
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$396an average of $12 per time performed $396
an average of $12 per time performed
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
24
times performed,
1% of his services

17th 18th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$576an average of $24 per time performed $408
an average of $17 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
1% of his services

18th 36th

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

21
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$288an average of $12 per time performed $288
an average of $12 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial urine culture

Service Code: 87088
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.94% of his services

19th Alert

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

17
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$160an average of $8 per time performed $160
an average of $8 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial culture for aerobic isolates

Service Code: 87077
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.85% of his services

20th Alert

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$216an average of $12 per time performed $198
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated urinalysis test

Service Code: 81003
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.75% of his services

21st 55th

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

16
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$64an average of $4 per time performed $48
an average of $3 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Prostate cancer screening; prostate specific antigen test... +

Prostate cancer screening; prostate specific antigen test (psa) ×

Service Code: G0103
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.61% of his services

22nd 63rd

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$390an average of $30 per time performed $338
an average of $26 per time performed
MEDICINE

Respiratory inhaled pressure or nonpressure treatment to ... +

Respiratory inhaled pressure or nonpressure treatment to relieve airway obstruction or for sputum specimen ×

Service Code: 94640
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.57% of his services

23rd Alert

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$204an average of $17 per time performed $144
an average of $12 per time performed
AUDITORY SYSTEM

Removal of impact ear wax, one ear

Service Code: 69210
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.57% of his services

24th 59th

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)
$696an average of $58 per time performed $444
an average of $37 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Creatine kinase (cardiac enzyme) level

Service Code: 82553
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.52% of his services

25th 131st

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: 1.1)
$187an average of $17 per time performed $176
an average of $16 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Myoglobin (muscle protein) level

Service Code: 83874
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.52% of his services

26th 138th

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: 1.1)
$209an average of $19 per time performed $198
an average of $18 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Troponin (protein) analysis

Service Code: 84484
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.52% of his services

27th 142nd

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)
$154an average of $14 per time performed $154
an average of $14 per time performed

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.

Notes: This provider has a self-reported specialty of "Family Medicine." In some cases the self-reported specialty may differ from the specialty listed above, which comes from Medicare. Medicare redacted this data for any services provided to fewer than 11 patients.

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