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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $138 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
219
Rank: 137th
out of 360 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
903
Rank: 106th
out of 360 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
4.1 This Provider
Avg 3.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$34.6K
Rank: 121st
out of 360 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$158 This Provider
Avg $138

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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R. D. Winkel
Average for Family Practice 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

R. D. Winkel

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 9 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
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
283
times performed,
31% of his services

1st 5th

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

141
patients got this service, 64% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$19,527an average of $69 per time performed $13,018
an average of $46 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
214
times performed,
24% of his services

2nd 2nd

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

131
patients got this service, 60% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$9,630an average of $45 per time performed $6,206
an average of $29 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Annual wellness visit, includes a personalized prevention... +

Annual wellness visit, includes a personalized prevention plan of service (pps), subsequent visit ×

Service Code: G0439
Performed in a facility
118
times performed,
13% of his services

3rd 49th

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

118
patients got this service, 54% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$12,626an average of $107 per time performed $12,626
an average of $107 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
117
times performed,
13% of his services

4th 32nd

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

112
patients got this service, 51% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,053an average of $9 per time performed $585
an average of $5 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
114
times performed,
13% of his services

5th 28th

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

19
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.3)
$3,876an average of $34 per time performed $798
an average of $7 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typ... +

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99212
Performed in a facility
18
times performed,
2% of his services

6th 19th

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

16
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$414an average of $23 per time performed $324
an average of $18 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in a facility
17
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 84th

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

14
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$799an average of $47 per time performed $578
an average of $34 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of single growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11100
Performed in a facility
11
times performed,
1% of his services

8th Alert

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

11
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$473an average of $43 per time performed $297
an average of $27 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of chest, 2 views, front and side

Service Code: 71020
Performed in a facility
11
times performed,
1% of his services

9th 62nd

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

11
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$297an average of $27 per time performed $66
an average of $6 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 "." 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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