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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $103 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,080
Rank: 55th
out of 279 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
3,516
Rank: 39th
out of 279 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
3.3 This Provider
Avg 3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$106K
Rank: 47th
out of 279 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$98 This Provider
Avg $103

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

ROBERT BALOTIN

TREVOR HOOPER

STEVEN BLACK

LEE MARTIN

JULIE PRESLEY

Organizations

NORTHEAST GEORGIA MEDIC...

THE HOSPITAL AUTHORITY ...

Patients saw before

Earl J. Conway

Patients saw after

Individuals

ROBERT BALOTIN

COLBY CHASTAIN

TREVOR HOOPER

LEE MARTIN

STEVEN BLACK

Organizations

NORTHEAST GEORGIA MEDIC...

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 17 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
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, inter... +

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, intermediate complexity ×

Service Code: 88305
Performed in a facility
1,344
times performed,
38% of his services

1st 1st

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

775
patients got this service, 72% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$201,600an average of $150 per time performed $36,288
an average of $27 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Tissue or cell analysis by immunologic technique

Service Code: 88342
Performed in a facility
1,059
times performed,
30% of his services

2nd 3rd

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

285
patients got this service, 26% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$144,024an average of $136 per time performed $32,829
an average of $31 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cell examination of specimen

Service Code: 88112
Performed in a facility
159
times performed,
5% of his services

3rd 11th

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

131
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$30,210an average of $190 per time performed $6,519
an average of $41 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, moder... +

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, moderately high complexity ×

Service Code: 88307
Performed in a facility
153
times performed,
4% of his services

4th 4th

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

105
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$39,015an average of $255 per time performed $9,180
an average of $60 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, moder... +

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, moderately low complexity ×

Service Code: 88304
Performed in a facility
150
times performed,
4% of his services

5th 8th

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

140
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$18,000an average of $120 per time performed $1,200
an average of $8 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Special stained specimen slides to examine tissue includi... +

Special stained specimen slides to examine tissue including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 88313
Performed in a facility
109
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 7th

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

59
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,232an average of $48 per time performed $981
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Preparation of tissue for examination by removing any cal... +

Preparation of tissue for examination by removing any calcium present ×

Service Code: 88311
Performed in a facility
87
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 10th

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

83
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,480an average of $40 per time performed $783
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Evaluation of fine needle aspirate with interpretation an... +

Evaluation of fine needle aspirate with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 88173
Performed in a facility
75
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 14th

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

70
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$16,650an average of $222 per time performed $3,900
an average of $52 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue during surgery

Service Code: 88331
Performed in a facility
67
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 13th

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

43
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$12,730an average of $190 per time performed $3,015
an average of $45 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Evaluation of fine needle aspirate

Service Code: 88172
Performed in a facility
65
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 26th

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

61
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,125an average of $125 per time performed $1,625
an average of $25 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Microscopic genetic analysis of tumor

Service Code: 88361
Performed in a facility
49
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 19th

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,780an average of $220 per time performed $2,107
an average of $43 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Special stained specimen slides to identify organisms inc... +

Special stained specimen slides to identify organisms including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 88312
Performed in a facility
47
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 5th

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)
$4,089an average of $87 per time performed $940
an average of $20 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, limit... +

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, limited examination ×

Service Code: 88300
Performed in a facility
44
times performed,
1% of his services

13th 34th

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

44
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,760an average of $40 per time performed $132
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue specimen during surgery

Service Code: 88333
Performed in a facility
39
times performed,
1% of his services

14th 41st

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)
$10,062an average of $258 per time performed $1,794
an average of $46 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, high ... +

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, high complexity ×

Service Code: 88309
Performed in a facility
35
times performed,
1% of his services

15th 20th

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

35
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$12,775an average of $365 per time performed $3,605
an average of $103 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bone marrow, smear interpretation

Service Code: 85097
Performed in a facility
20
times performed,
0.57% of his services

16th 25th

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

20
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,000an average of $150 per time performed $720
an average of $36 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood smear interpretation by physician with written report +

Blood smear interpretation by physician with written report ×

Service Code: 85060
Performed in a facility
14
times performed,
0.4% of his services

17th 24th

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,022an average of $73 per time performed $252
an average of $18 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 "Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology." 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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