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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
1,448
Rank: 4th
out of 40 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
2,374
Rank: 17th
out of 40 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
1.6 This Provider
Avg 2.9
Total Paid
by Medicare
$124K
Rank: 22nd
out of 40 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$85 This Provider
Avg $184

Office Visits

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Top Billing

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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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Kristin D. Scott-tillery
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.

Patients saw before

Kristin D. Scott-tillery

Patients saw after

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

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
486
times performed,
20% of her services

1st 3rd

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

476
patients got this service, 33% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$207,522an average of $427 per time performed $22,842
an average of $47 per time performed
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
390
times performed,
16% of her services

2nd 1st

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

330
patients got this service, 23% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$11,310an average of $29 per time performed $2,340
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
357
times performed,
15% of her services

3rd 13th

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

255
patients got this service, 18% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$30,702an average of $86 per time performed $20,349
an average of $57 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Nuclear medicine study of vessels of heart using drugs or... +

Nuclear medicine study of vessels of heart using drugs or exercise multiple studies ×

Service Code: 78452
Performed in a facility
207
times performed,
9% of her services

4th 24th

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

207
patients got this service, 14% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$109,089an average of $527 per time performed $11,799
an average of $57 per time performed
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 a facility
173
times performed,
7% of her services

5th 55th

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

164
patients got this service, 11% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$22,836an average of $132 per time performed $14,013
an average of $81 per time performed
MEDICINE

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress te... +

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress test with ekg monitoring, physician interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93018
Performed in a facility
89
times performed,
4% of her services

6th 17th

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

89
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,900an average of $100 per time performed $979
an average of $11 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
69
times performed,
3% of her services

7th 30th

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

68
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$22,977an average of $333 per time performed $10,833
an average of $157 per time performed
MEDICINE

Ultrasound examination and continuous monitoring of the h... +

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

Service Code: 93351
Performed in a facility
67
times performed,
3% of her services

8th 32nd

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

67
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$47,972an average of $716 per time performed $4,355
an average of $65 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
66
times performed,
3% of her services

9th 33rd

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

65
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,824an average of $164 per time performed $1,320
an average of $20 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
59
times performed,
2% of her services

10th 37th

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

59
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,735an average of $165 per time performed $4,897
an average of $83 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99233
Performed in a facility
53
times performed,
2% of her services

11th 47th

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

42
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$11,024an average of $208 per time performed $4,187
an average of $79 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
50
times performed,
2% of her services

12th 23rd

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

47
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,200an average of $64 per time performed $150
an average of $3 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
49
times performed,
2% of her services

13th 62nd

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

46
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$17,885an average of $365 per time performed $3,969
an average of $81 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
45
times performed,
2% of her services

14th 2nd

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

33
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$7,785an average of $173 per time performed $3,780
an average of $84 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
41
times performed,
2% of her services

15th 21st

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

34
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$5,781an average of $141 per time performed $2,214
an average of $54 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
41
times performed,
2% of her services

16th 25th

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

38
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,362an average of $82 per time performed $574
an average of $14 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 6... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 60 minutes ×

Service Code: 99205
Performed in a facility
40
times performed,
2% of her services

17th Alert

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

40
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$9,080an average of $227 per time performed $5,080
an average of $127 per time performed
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
22
times performed,
0.93% of her services

18th 19th

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

22
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,126an average of $233 per time performed $2,310
an average of $105 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 an office
20
times performed,
0.84% of her services

19th 22nd

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

20
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,320an average of $266 per time performed $2,600
an average of $130 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
19
times performed,
0.8% of her services

20th 36th

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

19
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,348an average of $492 per time performed $1,026
an average of $54 per time performed
MEDICINE

External shock to heart to regulate heart beat

Service Code: 92960
Performed in a facility
16
times performed,
0.67% of her services

21st 63rd

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$8,384an average of $524 per time performed $1,584
an average of $99 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
15
times performed,
0.63% of her services

22nd 6th

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

15
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$23,535an average of $1,569 per time performed $2,040
an average of $136 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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