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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $184 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,165
Rank: 12th
out of 40 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
2,305
Rank: 19th
out of 40 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
2 This Provider
Avg 2.9
Total Paid
by Medicare
$62.7K
Rank: 32nd
out of 40 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$54 This Provider
Avg $184

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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Jon J. Johnson
Average for Cardiology 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.

Individuals

MICHAEL HENSON

RICHARD FRIEDMAN

MARK WELCH

HUGH CECIL

NICK CANTRELL

Organizations

KALISPELL REGIONAL MEDI...

HEALTHCENTER NORTHWEST LLC

Patients saw before

Jon J. Johnson

Patients saw after

Individuals

HUGH CECIL

ANDERS ENGDAHL

PATRICK MCDONNELL

WILLIAM BENEDETTO

BENJAMIN POMERANTZ

Organizations

KALISPELL REGIONAL MEDI...

HEALTHCENTER NORTHWEST LLC

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 18 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
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
1,012
times performed,
44% of his services

1st 1st

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

668
patients got this service, 57% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$47,564an average of $47 per time performed $6,072
an average of $6 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 a facility
238
times performed,
10% of his services

2nd 13th

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

210
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$18,802an average of $79 per time performed $12,376
an average of $52 per time performed
MEDICINE

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted ... +

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted blood flow rate, direction, and valve function ×

Service Code: 93306
Performed in a facility
189
times performed,
8% of his services

3rd 3rd

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

183
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$40,635an average of $215 per time performed $9,639
an average of $51 per time performed
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 a facility
184
times performed,
8% of his services

4th 4th

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

112
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$9,200an average of $50 per time performed $6,808
an average of $37 per time performed
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 a facility
132
times performed,
6% of his services

5th Alert

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

28
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
4.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,320an average of $10 per time performed $792
an average of $6 per time performed
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
92
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 21st

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

58
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$12,236an average of $133 per time performed $5,152
an average of $56 per time performed
MEDICINE

Evaluation, testing, and programming adjustment of perman... +

Evaluation, testing, and programming adjustment of permanent dual lead pacemaker system with physician analysis, review, and report ×

Service Code: 93280
Performed in a facility
81
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 27th

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

46
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$5,103an average of $63 per time performed $2,025
an average of $25 per time performed
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
65
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 10th

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

41
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$8,580an average of $132 per time performed $3,315
an average of $51 per time performed
MEDICINE

Evaluation, testing, and programming adjustment of perman... +

Evaluation, testing, and programming adjustment of permanent single lead pacemaker system with physician analysis, review, and report ×

Service Code: 93279
Performed in a facility
48
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 56th

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

26
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$2,544an average of $53 per time performed $1,056
an average of $22 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
47
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 2nd

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

44
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$9,165an average of $195 per time performed $3,149
an average of $67 per time performed
MEDICINE

Doppler ultrasound study of heart blood flow, valves, and... +

Doppler ultrasound study of heart blood flow, valves, and chambers ×

Service Code: 93320
Performed in a facility
39
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 25th

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

37
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,535an average of $65 per time performed $585
an average of $15 per time performed
MEDICINE

Doppler ultrasound study of color-directed heart blood fl... +

Doppler ultrasound study of color-directed heart blood flow, rate, and valve function ×

Service Code: 93325
Performed in a facility
31
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 23rd

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

30
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$372an average of $12 per time performed $93
an average of $3 per time performed
MEDICINE

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted ... +

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted blood flow rate, direction, and valve function ×

Service Code: 93306
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.95% of his services

13th 6th

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

22
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$6,754an average of $307 per time performed $1,254
an average of $57 per time performed
MEDICINE

Insertion of probe in esophagus for heart ultrasound exam... +

Insertion of probe in esophagus for heart ultrasound examination including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93312
Performed in a facility
21
times performed,
0.91% of his services

14th 62nd

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

19
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,728an average of $368 per time performed $1,701
an average of $81 per time performed
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 a facility
19
times performed,
0.82% of his services

15th 37th

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

19
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,603an average of $137 per time performed $1,729
an average of $91 per time performed
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
16
times performed,
0.69% of his services

16th 46th

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,064an average of $254 per time performed $1,712
an average of $107 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99223
Performed in a facility
16
times performed,
0.69% of his services

17th 30th

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,968an average of $373 per time performed $2,400
an average of $150 per time performed
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
15
times performed,
0.65% of his services

18th 33rd

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

15
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$420an average of $28 per time performed $285
an average of $19 per time performed
MEDICINE

External shock to heart to regulate heart beat

Service Code: 92960
Performed in a facility
13
times performed,
0.56% of his services

19th 63rd

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

11
patients got this service, 0.94% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,198an average of $246 per time performed $1,287
an average of $99 per time performed
MEDICINE

Remote evaluations of single, dual, or multiple lead pace... +

Remote evaluations of single, dual, or multiple lead pacemaker or cardioverter-defibrillator transmissions, technician review, support, and distribution of results up to 90 days ×

Service Code: 93296
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.56% of his services

20th 12th

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$819an average of $63 per time performed $286
an average of $22 per time performed
MEDICINE

Ultrasound examination of the heart performed during rest... +

Ultrasound examination of the heart performed during rest, exercise, and/or drug-induced stress with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93350
Performed in a facility
12
times performed,
0.52% of his services

21st 36th

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,696an average of $308 per time performed $696
an average of $58 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 "Cardiovascular Disease." 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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