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This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $101 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
103
Rank: 139th
out of 228 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
779
Rank: 48th
out of 228 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
7.6 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 2.8
Total Paid
by Medicare
$14.3K
Rank: 104th
out of 228 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$139 This Provider
Avg $101

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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Tara L. Salley
Average for Physician Assistant Providers in Montana

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 69 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

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
130
times performed,
17% of her services

1st 1st

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

83
patients got this service, 81% of her patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$15,870an average of $122 per time performed $5,586
an average of $43 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
70
times performed,
9% of her services

2nd 8th

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

51
patients got this service, 50% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$1,369an average of $20 per time performed $208
an average of $3 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, ketorolac tromethamine, per 15 mg

Service Code: J1885
Performed in an office
68
times performed,
9% of her services

3rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

13
patients got this service, 13% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$206an average of $3 per time performed $20
an average of $0 per time performed
medical
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
66
times performed,
8% of her services

4th 26th

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

48
patients got this service, 47% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$2,706an average of $41 per time performed $699
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
43
times performed,
6% of her services

5th 24th

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

34
patients got this service, 33% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$2,777an average of $65 per time performed $614
an average of $14 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
37
times performed,
5% of her services

6th 34th

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

25
patients got this service, 24% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$2,068an average of $56 per time performed $623
an average of $17 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated urinalysis test

Service Code: 81003
Performed in an office
33
times performed,
4% of her services

7th 39th

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

26
patients got this service, 25% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$607an average of $18 per time performed $101
an average of $3 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
32
times performed,
4% of her services

8th 5th

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

29
patients got this service, 28% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$5,497an average of $172 per time performed $2,269
an average of $71 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Creatine kinase (cardiac enzyme) level

Service Code: 82553
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
4% of her services

9th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

22
patients got this service, 21% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,654an average of $59 per time performed $440
an average of $16 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Myoglobin (muscle protein) level

Service Code: 83874
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
4% of her services

10th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

22
patients got this service, 21% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,439an average of $87 per time performed $492
an average of $18 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Troponin (protein) analysis

Service Code: 84484
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
3% of her services

11th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

18
patients got this service, 17% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,276an average of $58 per time performed $295
an average of $13 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of chest, 2 views, front and side

Service Code: 71020
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
2% of her services

12th 54th

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

17
patients got this service, 17% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,709an average of $151 per time performed $357
an average of $20 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80047
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
2% of her services

13th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

17
patients got this service, 17% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$966an average of $54 per time performed $207
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) with tracing using at lea... +

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) with tracing using at least 12 leads ×

Service Code: 93005
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
2% of her services

14th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

18
patients got this service, 17% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,881an average of $105 per time performed $146
an average of $8 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
14
times performed,
2% of her services

15th 7th

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

12
patients got this service, 12% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,326an average of $95 per time performed $324
an average of $23 per time performed

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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