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This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $152 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
405
Rank: 53rd
out of 576 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
3,038
Rank: 29th
out of 576 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
7.5 This Provider
Avg 4.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$114K
Rank: 16th
out of 576 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$281 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $152

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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Gerald L. Knouf
Average for Family Medicine Providers in Idaho

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 53 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
778
times performed,
26% of his services

1st 1st

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

219
patients got this service, 54% of his patients
3.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$53,838an average of $69 per time performed $35,920
an average of $46 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
599
times performed,
20% of his services

2nd 2nd

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

235
patients got this service, 58% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$60,942an average of $102 per time performed $39,169
an average of $65 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
304
times performed,
10% of his services

3rd 11th

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

44
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
5.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$7,281an average of $24 per time performed $5,299
an average of $17 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
232
times performed,
8% of his services

4th 14th

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

51
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$2,475an average of $11 per time performed $309
an average of $1 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
141
times performed,
5% of his services

5th 15th

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

54
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$5,836an average of $41 per time performed $4,014
an average of $28 per time performed
medical
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Insertion of needle into vein for diagnostic procedure

Service Code: 36410
Performed in an office
113
times performed,
4% of his services

6th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

89
patients got this service, 22% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,818an average of $16 per time performed $1,128
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 35 minutes per day +

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 35 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99305
Performed in an office
106
times performed,
3% of his services

7th 115th

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

98
patients got this service, 24% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$13,564an average of $128 per time performed $9,810
an average of $93 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 25 minutes p... +

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 25 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99309
Performed in an office
97
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 57th

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

19
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
5.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$8,297an average of $86 per time performed $5,959
an average of $61 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urinalysis, manual test

Service Code: 81002
Performed in an office
60
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 19th

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

37
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$720an average of $12 per time performed $208
an average of $3 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, ceftriaxone sodium, per 250 mg

Service Code: J0696
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 33rd

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

11
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$985an average of $26 per time performed $25
an average of $1 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
31
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 62nd

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

31
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,842an average of $156 per time performed $3,046
an average of $98 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
28
times performed,
0.92% of his services

12th 3rd

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

22
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$280an average of $10 per time performed $83
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
AUDITORY SYSTEM

Removal of impact ear wax

Service Code: 69210
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.82% of his services

13th 91st

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

23
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,299an average of $52 per time performed $782
an average of $31 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration or injection of large joint or joint capsule

Service Code: 20610
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.69% of his services

14th 60th

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

19
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,200an average of $57 per time performed $809
an average of $39 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injection of trigger points in 1 or 2 muscles

Service Code: 20552
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.59% of his services

15th 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, 3% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$926an average of $51 per time performed $639
an average of $35 per time performed
medical
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
18
times performed,
0.59% of his services

16th 121st

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

15
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$318an average of $18 per time performed $214
an average of $12 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
16
times performed,
0.53% of his services

17th 26th

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

16
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$2,211an average of $138 per time performed $1,639
an average of $102 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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