Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $290 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
344
Rank: 29th
out of 102 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
1,738
Rank: 21st
out of 102 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
5.1 This Provider
Avg 5.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$81.8K
Rank: 40th
out of 102 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$238 This Provider
Avg $290

Note: About 11% of this provider’s Medicare payments were for drugs administered in her office.
This is intended to reimburse the provider for purchasing the drugs, plus an additional percentage for overhead.

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.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 56 different services in 2015
(42 were redacted as they were performed on less than 11 patients)

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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 25 minutes ×

Service Code: 99214
Performed in an office
380
times performed,
22% of her services

1st 1st

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

144
patients got this service, 42% of her patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$84,740.00an average of $223.00 per time performed $37,300.80
an average of $98.16 per time performed
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
244
times performed,
14% of her services

2nd 5th

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

114
patients got this service, 33% of her patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$8,296.00an average of $34.00 per time performed $717.36
an average of $2.94 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
161
times performed,
9% of her services

3rd 7th

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

16
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
10.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 7)
$8,211.00an average of $51.00 per time performed $843.64
an average of $5.24 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads w... +

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93010
Performed in a facility
133
times performed,
8% of her services

4th 16th

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

116
patients got this service, 34% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$11,134.76an average of $83.72 per time performed $1,191.68
an average of $8.96 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
125
times performed,
7% of her services

5th 3rd

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

87
patients got this service, 25% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$19,125.00an average of $153.00 per time performed $8,101.25
an average of $64.81 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

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

Established patient office or other outpatient, visit typically 40 minutes ×

Service Code: 99215
Performed in an office
87
times performed,
5% of her services

6th 6th

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

56
patients got this service, 16% of her patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$30,972.00an average of $356.00 per time performed $12,133.89
an average of $139.47 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
54
times performed,
3% of her services

7th 13th

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

54
patients got this service, 16% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,492.10an average of $46.15 per time performed $1,589.22
an average of $29.43 per time performed
drug
MEDICINE

Pneumococcal vaccine for injection into muscle

Service Code: 90670
Performed in an office
51
times performed,
3% of her services

8th 17th

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

51
patients got this service, 15% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,965.00an average of $215.00 per time performed $8,560.35
an average of $167.85 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

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

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 5 minutes ×

Service Code: 99211
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
2% of her services

9th 25th

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

11
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$2,720.00an average of $85.00 per time performed $559.04
an average of $17.47 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Routine ekg using at least 12 leads including interpretat... +

Routine ekg using at least 12 leads including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93000
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
2% of her services

10th 26th

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

28
patients got this service, 8% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,452.00an average of $188.00 per time performed $458.20
an average of $15.80 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urinalysis, manual test

Service Code: 81002
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
1% of her services

11th 35th

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

16
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$572.00an average of $26.00 per time performed $75.02
an average of $3.41 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress te... +

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress test with ekg monitoring and physician supervision ×

Service Code: 93016
Performed in a facility
16
times performed,
0.92% of her services

12th 55th

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

16
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,376.00an average of $211.00 per time performed $365.12
an average of $22.82 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress te... +

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress test with ekg monitoring, physician interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93018
Performed in a facility
16
times performed,
0.92% of her services

13th 58th

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

16
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,376.00an average of $211.00 per time performed $239.36
an average of $14.96 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Heart rhythm tracing, analysis, and interpretation of 48-... +

Heart rhythm tracing, analysis, and interpretation of 48-hour ekg ×

Service Code: 93227
Performed in a facility
12
times performed,
0.69% of her services

14th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

12
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,256.00an average of $188.00 per time performed $321.12
an average of $26.76 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.

Gail Michelle Pokorney
Average for Internal Medicine Providers in Alaska

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 2015 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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