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The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

LABORATORIO UNIVERSITARIO, INC.

CALLE 2 J-12 EXT. HERMANAS DAVILA, BAYAMON, PR, 00959 | (787) 780-0611

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $175 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 16 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
66
Rank: 241st
out of 536 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
1,394
Rank: 191st
out of 536 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
21.1 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 15.8
Total Paid
by Medicare
$15.4K
Rank: 196th
out of 536 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$233 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $175

How This Provider’s Patients Compare

Doctors often say their patients are sicker or more complex than those of their peers. The measure displayed below, used by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, takes into account patients’ characteristics to estimate whether they are expected to have above-average Medicare spending. It considers patients’ age, sex, diagnoses from the past year and other factors. This provider’s score below takes into account all of Part B patients.

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 within 30 days before or after this provider in 2014.

Individuals

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Patients saw before

LABORATORIO UNIVERSITARIO, INC.

Patients saw after

Individuals

ISMAEL MERCADO

Organizations

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This Provider's Services

This provider performed 73 different services in 2014

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Drug Services
Medical Services
CATEGORY
Description of Service
Times Performed (or Units) This Service's Rank Patients Unique Visits
Per Patient
Billed to Medicare Payments from Medicare
medical
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
189
times performed,
14% of services

1st 1st

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

64
patients got this service, 97% of patients
3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$567an average of $3 per time performed $556
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
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
150
times performed,
11% of services

2nd 2nd

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

61
patients got this service, 92% of patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$1,593an average of $11 per time performed $1,560
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
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
117
times performed,
8% of services

3rd 9th

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

25
patients got this service, 38% of patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$1,188an average of $10 per time performed $1,159
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope +

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope ×

Service Code: 81000
Performed in an office
115
times performed,
8% of services

4th 6th

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

46
patients got this service, 70% of patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$497an average of $4 per time performed $486
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
101
times performed,
7% of services

5th 3rd

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

47
patients got this service, 71% of patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$1,457an average of $14 per time performed $1,186
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
83
times performed,
6% of services

6th 4th

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

48
patients got this service, 73% of patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$1,518an average of $18 per time performed $1,174
an average of $14 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial colony count, urine

Service Code: 87086
Performed in an office
71
times performed,
5% of services

7th 23rd

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

25
patients got this service, 38% of patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$782an average of $11 per time performed $766
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial urine culture

Service Code: 87088
Performed in an office
71
times performed,
5% of services

8th 11th

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

25
patients got this service, 38% of patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$785an average of $11 per time performed $769
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
65
times performed,
5% of services

9th 5th

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

39
patients got this service, 59% of patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$1,493an average of $23 per time performed $1,461
an average of $22 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
48
times performed,
3% of services

10th 7th

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

31
patients got this service, 47% of patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$636an average of $13 per time performed $623
an average of $13 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

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

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

Service Code: 87186
Performed in an office
40
times performed,
3% of services

11th 32nd

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

19
patients got this service, 29% of patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$472an average of $12 per time performed $462
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84436
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
2% of services

12th 15th

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

23
patients got this service, 35% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$290an average of $9 per time performed $285
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroid hormone evaluation

Service Code: 84479
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
2% of services

13th 19th

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

21
patients got this service, 32% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$238an average of $9 per time performed $234
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Vitamin d-3 level

Service Code: 82306
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
2% of services

14th 10th

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

15
patients got this service, 23% of patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$973an average of $41 per time performed $950
an average of $40 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine microalbumin (protein) level

Service Code: 82043
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
2% of services

15th 16th

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

16
patients got this service, 24% of patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$174an average of $8 per time performed $170
an average of $8 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial culture for aerobic isolates

Service Code: 87077
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
1% of services

16th 61st

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

11
patients got this service, 17% of patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$221an average of $11 per time performed $216
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood

Service Code: 82274
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.93% of services

17th 18th

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

13
patients got this service, 20% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$283an average of $22 per time performed $277
an average of $21 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.86% of services

18th 14th

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

11
patients got this service, 17% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$64an average of $5 per time performed $63
an average of $5 per time performed

Notes: Medicare redacted this data for any services provided to fewer than 11 patients. The contact information listed above is the most current we have for this provider. The services listed on this page may have been delivered at a previous address or as part of a different practice.

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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.

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