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Laboratorio Universitario, Inc.

Calle 2 j-12, Bayamon, P.R., 00959 | (787) 780-0611

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $134 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 12 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
73
Rank: 281st
out of 568 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
1,120
Rank: 246th
out of 568 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
15.3 This Provider
Avg 12.4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$12.2K
Rank: 243rd
out of 568 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$167 This Provider
Avg $134

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

ISMAEL MERCADO

Patients saw before

Laboratorio Universitario, Inc.

Patients saw after

Individuals

ISMAEL MERCADO

Organizations

CENTRO MEDICO DEL TURAB...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 20 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
196
times performed,
18% of its services

1st 1st

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

67
patients got this service, 92% of its patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$588an average of $3 per time performed $588
an average of $3 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
124
times performed,
11% of its services

2nd 2nd

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

61
patients got this service, 84% of its patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$1,364an average of $11 per time performed $1,364
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope +

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope ×

Service Code: 81000
Performed in an office
111
times performed,
10% of its services

3rd 6th

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

55
patients got this service, 75% of its patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$555an average of $5 per time performed $444
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
101
times performed,
9% of its services

4th 3rd

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

52
patients got this service, 71% of its patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$1,515an average of $15 per time performed $1,313
an average of $13 per time performed
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
96
times performed,
9% of its services

5th 9th

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

21
patients got this service, 29% of its patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$864an average of $9 per time performed $864
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
78
times performed,
7% of its services

6th 4th

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

45
patients got this service, 62% of its patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$1,482an average of $19 per time performed $1,170
an average of $15 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
61
times performed,
5% of its services

7th 5th

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

32
patients got this service, 44% of its patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$1,464an average of $24 per time performed $1,464
an average of $24 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial colony count, urine

Service Code: 87086
Performed in an office
51
times performed,
5% of its services

8th 21st

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

23
patients got this service, 32% of its patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$561an average of $11 per time performed $561
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial urine culture

Service Code: 87088
Performed in an office
51
times performed,
5% of its services

9th 10th

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

23
patients got this service, 32% of its patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$612an average of $12 per time performed $561
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
41
times performed,
4% of its services

10th 7th

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

24
patients got this service, 33% of its patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$574an average of $14 per time performed $574
an average of $14 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
39
times performed,
3% of its services

11th 11th

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

16
patients got this service, 22% of its patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$234an average of $6 per time performed $234
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84436
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
2% of its services

12th 15th

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

20
patients got this service, 27% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$260an average of $10 per time performed $260
an average of $10 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Coagulation assessment blood test

Service Code: 85730
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
2% of its services

13th 18th

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

13
patients got this service, 18% of its patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$208an average of $8 per time performed $208
an average of $8 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroid hormone evaluation

Service Code: 84479
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
2% of its services

14th 17th

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

16
patients got this service, 22% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$189an average of $9 per time performed $189
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

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

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

Service Code: 87186
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
2% of its services

15th 36th

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

13
patients got this service, 18% of its patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$252an average of $12 per time performed $252
an average of $12 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Vitamin d-3 level

Service Code: 82306
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
2% of its services

16th 12th

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

14
patients got this service, 19% of its patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$860an average of $43 per time performed $840
an average of $42 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
2% of its services

17th 14th

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

14
patients got this service, 19% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$442an average of $26 per time performed $442
an average of $26 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood

Service Code: 82274
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
1% of its services

18th 19th

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

14
patients got this service, 19% of its patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$322an average of $23 per time performed $308
an average of $22 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine microalbumin (protein) level

Service Code: 82043
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
1% of its services

19th 23rd

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

11
patients got this service, 15% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$169an average of $13 per time performed $104
an average of $8 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Carcinoembryonic antigen (cea) protein level

Service Code: 82378
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
1% of its services

20th 37th

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

11
patients got this service, 15% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$351an average of $27 per time performed $351
an average of $27 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 "Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory." 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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