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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $154 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
224
Rank: 160th
out of 395 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
1,673
Rank: 56th
out of 395 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
7.5 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 4.1
Total Paid
by Medicare
$58.6K
Rank: 79th
out of 395 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$262 This Provider
Avg $154

Note: About 16% 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.

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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Susan J. Gallo
Average for Family Medicine Providers in Montana

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 89 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 25 minutes ×

Service Code: 99214
Performed in an office
223
times performed,
13% of her services

1st 3rd

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

94
patients got this service, 42% of her patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$42,593an average of $191 per time performed $15,552
an average of $70 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
187
times performed,
11% of her services

2nd 4th

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

87
patients got this service, 39% of her patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$2,431an average of $13 per time performed $554
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
145
times performed,
9% of her services

3rd 11th

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

84
patients got this service, 38% of her patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$7,250an average of $50 per time performed $1,714
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
115
times performed,
7% of her services

4th 16th

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

69
patients got this service, 31% of her patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$7,590an average of $66 per time performed $1,686
an average of $15 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
74
times performed,
4% of her services

5th 1st

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

50
patients got this service, 22% of her patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$9,620an average of $130 per time performed $3,931
an average of $53 per time performed
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
72
times performed,
4% of her services

6th 6th

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

41
patients got this service, 18% of her patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$8,807an average of $122 per time performed $3,899
an average of $54 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
63
times performed,
4% of her services

7th 17th

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

29
patients got this service, 13% of her patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$2,961an average of $47 per time performed $828
an average of $13 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
56
times performed,
3% of her services

8th 8th

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

32
patients got this service, 14% of her patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$2,296an average of $41 per time performed $591
an average of $11 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
48
times performed,
3% of her services

9th 19th

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

19
patients got this service, 8% of her patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.9)
$7,131an average of $149 per time performed $2,904
an average of $60 per time performed
drug
MEDICINE

Vaccine for influenza injection into muscle, patient 3 ye... +

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

Service Code: 90656
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
2% of her services

10th 53rd

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

31
patients got this service, 14% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$465an average of $15 per time performed $377
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
2% of her services

11th 12th

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

31
patients got this service, 14% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$806an average of $26 per time performed $786
an average of $25 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
2% of her services

12th 23rd

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

23
patients got this service, 10% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,214an average of $82 per time performed $615
an average of $23 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 15 minutes p... +

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 15 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99308
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
2% of her services

13th 27th

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

18
patients got this service, 8% of her patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$2,927an average of $108 per time performed $1,235
an average of $46 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope +

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope ×

Service Code: 81001
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
1% of her services

14th 24th

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

15
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$400an average of $16 per time performed $107
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 50 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 50 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99222
Performed in a facility
25
times performed,
1% of her services

15th 31st

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

24
patients got this service, 11% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,307an average of $212 per time performed $2,673
an average of $107 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
1% of her services

16th 34th

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

13
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$714an average of $42 per time performed $192
an average of $11 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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