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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
155
Rank: 198th
out of 360 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
935
Rank: 101st
out of 360 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
6 This Provider
Avg 3.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$22K
Rank: 173rd
out of 360 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$142 This Provider
Avg $138

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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Cathy W. Grace
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.

Individuals

BLAIR ERB

THOMAS HILDNER

LUKE OMOHUNDRO

TRACY FAIRBANKS

JAMES JUTZY

Organizations

BOZEMAN DEACONESS HEALT...

AMERICAN MEDICAL RESPON...

Patients saw before

Cathy W. Grace

Patients saw after

Individuals

THOMAS HILDNER

BLAIR ERB

LUKE OMOHUNDRO

ALBERT MEIER

TRACY FAIRBANKS

Organizations

BOZEMAN DEACONESS HEALT...

AMERICAN MEDICAL RESPON...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 19 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
170
times performed,
18% of her services

1st 4th

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

96
patients got this service, 62% of her patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$1,700an average of $10 per time performed $510
an average of $3 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
103
times performed,
11% of her services

2nd 1st

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

73
patients got this service, 47% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$12,566an average of $122 per time performed $4,635
an average of $45 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: 85025
Performed in an office
101
times performed,
11% of her services

3rd 9th

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

73
patients got this service, 47% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$2,525an average of $25 per time performed $1,111
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
96
times performed,
10% of her services

4th 12th

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

70
patients got this service, 45% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$3,168an average of $33 per time performed $1,344
an average of $14 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
65
times performed,
7% of her services

5th 7th

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

21
patients got this service, 14% of her patients
3.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.6)
$1,040an average of $16 per time performed $390
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
64
times performed,
7% of her services

6th 25th

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

57
patients got this service, 37% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,816an average of $44 per time performed $1,536
an average of $24 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
62
times performed,
7% of her services

7th 16th

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

55
patients got this service, 35% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,046an average of $33 per time performed $868
an average of $14 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
49
times performed,
5% of her services

8th 27th

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

43
patients got this service, 28% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$539an average of $11 per time performed $196
an average of $4 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
46
times performed,
5% of her services

9th 3rd

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

38
patients got this service, 25% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$8,326an average of $181 per time performed $3,450
an average of $75 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 an office
32
times performed,
3% of her services

10th 24th

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

32
patients got this service, 21% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,664an average of $177 per time performed $3,488
an average of $109 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
19
times performed,
2% of her services

11th 6th

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

12
patients got this service, 8% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$2,394an average of $126 per time performed $1,026
an average of $54 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 an office
19
times performed,
2% of her services

12th 15th

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

18
patients got this service, 12% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,368an average of $72 per time performed $608
an average of $32 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

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

Service Code: 71020
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
2% of her services

13th 34th

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

17
patients got this service, 11% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,170an average of $65 per time performed $450
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 5 minutes ×

Service Code: 99211
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
2% of her services

14th 11th

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

13
patients got this service, 8% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.7)
$720an average of $40 per time performed $252
an average of $14 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
2% of her services

15th 10th

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

16
patients got this service, 10% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$192an average of $12 per time performed $192
an average of $12 per time performed
MEDICINE

Vaccine for influenza for injection into muscle, patient ... +

Vaccine for influenza for injection into muscle, patient 3 years and older ×

Service Code: 90656
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
2% of her services

16th 37th

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

16
patients got this service, 10% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$304an average of $19 per time performed $192
an average of $12 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital observation care typically 50 minutes

Service Code: 99219
Performed in a facility
14
times performed,
1% of her services

17th 76th

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

12
patients got this service, 8% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,926an average of $209 per time performed $1,442
an average of $103 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
1% of her services

18th 36th

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

11
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$420an average of $30 per time performed $168
an average of $12 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
1% of her services

19th 17th

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

12
patients got this service, 8% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$533an average of $41 per time performed $182
an average of $14 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 "Family Medicine." 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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