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Luis Alonso & Co Inc

Calle ferrocarril santa maria medical building, Ponce, P.R., 00731 | (787) 844-4774

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $134 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 12 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
133
Rank: 151st
out of 568 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
2,132
Rank: 133rd
out of 568 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
16 This Provider
Avg 12.4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$22.4K
Rank: 134th
out of 568 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$168 This Provider
Avg $134

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

OSCAR QUINTERO SERRANO

JORGE TORRES

GERMAN CHAVES

JORGE GUTIERREZ

PEDRO FARINACCI MORALES

Organizations

HOSPITAL DAMAS INC

SAINT LUKES MEMORIAL HO...

Patients saw before

Luis Alonso & Co Inc

Patients saw after

Individuals

JORGE TORRES

GERMAN CHAVES

OSCAR QUINTERO SERRANO

JORGE GUTIERREZ

Organizations

QUALITY CLINICAL LABORA...

SAINT LUKES MEMORIAL HO...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 24 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
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
328
times performed,
15% of its services

1st 1st

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

126
patients got this service, 95% of its patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$984an average of $3 per time performed $984
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Microscopic examination for white blood cells with manual... +

Microscopic examination for white blood cells with manual cell count ×

Service Code: 85007
Performed in an office
219
times performed,
10% of its services

2nd 33rd

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

110
patients got this service, 83% of its patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$1,095an average of $5 per time performed $1,095
an average of $5 per time performed
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: 85027
Performed in an office
219
times performed,
10% of its services

3rd 24th

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

111
patients got this service, 83% of its patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$1,971an average of $9 per time performed $1,971
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope +

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope ×

Service Code: 81001
Performed in an office
202
times performed,
9% of its services

4th 8th

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

103
patients got this service, 77% of its patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$808an average of $4 per time performed $808
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
190
times performed,
9% of its services

5th 4th

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

103
patients got this service, 77% of its patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$3,610an average of $19 per time performed $2,850
an average of $15 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
180
times performed,
8% of its services

6th 3rd

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

96
patients got this service, 72% of its patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$2,700an average of $15 per time performed $2,160
an average of $12 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
139
times performed,
7% of its services

7th 5th

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

85
patients got this service, 64% of its patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$3,336an average of $24 per time performed $3,336
an average of $24 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Travel allowance one way in connection with medically nec... +

Travel allowance one way in connection with medically necessary laboratory specimen collection drawn from home bound or nursing home bound patient; prorated trip charge. ×

Service Code: P9604
Performed in an office
92
times performed,
4% of its services

8th 9th

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

20
patients got this service, 15% of its patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$828an average of $9 per time performed $828
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
70
times performed,
3% of its services

9th 13th

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

45
patients got this service, 34% of its patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$840an average of $12 per time performed $700
an average of $10 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
63
times performed,
3% of its services

10th 7th

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

41
patients got this service, 31% of its patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$882an average of $14 per time performed $882
an average of $14 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Evaluation of antimicrobial drug (antibiotic, antifungal,... +

Evaluation of antimicrobial drug (antibiotic, antifungal, antiviral) ×

Service Code: 87184
Performed in an office
48
times performed,
2% of its services

11th 50th

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

30
patients got this service, 23% of its patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$384an average of $8 per time performed $384
an average of $8 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Vitamin d-3 level

Service Code: 82306
Performed in an office
48
times performed,
2% of its services

12th 12th

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

32
patients got this service, 24% of its patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$2,016an average of $42 per time performed $2,016
an average of $42 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial colony count, urine

Service Code: 87086
Performed in an office
47
times performed,
2% of its services

13th 21st

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

30
patients got this service, 23% of its patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$517an average of $11 per time performed $517
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial urine culture

Service Code: 87088
Performed in an office
47
times performed,
2% of its services

14th 10th

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

30
patients got this service, 23% of its patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$517an average of $11 per time performed $517
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood

Service Code: 82274
Performed in an office
33
times performed,
2% of its services

15th 19th

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

30
patients got this service, 23% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$726an average of $22 per time performed $726
an average of $22 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
2% of its services

16th 14th

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

22
patients got this service, 17% of its patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$832an average of $26 per time performed $832
an average of $26 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84439
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
1% of its services

17th 20th

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

19
patients got this service, 14% of its patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$351an average of $13 per time performed $351
an average of $13 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cyanocobalamin (vitamin b-12) level

Service Code: 82607
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
1% of its services

18th 22nd

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

22
patients got this service, 17% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$546an average of $21 per time performed $546
an average of $21 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84436
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
1% of its services

19th 15th

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

18
patients got this service, 14% of its patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$250an average of $10 per time performed $250
an average of $10 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
1% of its services

20th 11th

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

17
patients got this service, 13% of its patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$138an average of $6 per time performed $138
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation +

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation ×

Service Code: 85651
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
1% of its services

21st 16th

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

19
patients got this service, 14% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$115an average of $5 per time performed $115
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Coagulation assessment blood test

Service Code: 85730
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.84% of its services

22nd 18th

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

15
patients got this service, 11% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$144an average of $8 per time performed $144
an average of $8 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroid hormone evaluation

Service Code: 84479
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.8% of its services

23rd 17th

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

14
patients got this service, 11% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$153an average of $9 per time performed $153
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood glucose (sugar) level

Service Code: 82947
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.75% of its services

24th 25th

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

14
patients got this service, 11% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$96an average of $6 per time performed $80
an average of $5 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 "Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory." 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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