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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $192 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
551
Rank: 28th
out of 206 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
2,560
Rank: 25th
out of 206 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
4.6 This Provider
Avg 3.6
Total Paid
by Medicare
$74.7K
Rank: 64th
out of 206 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$136 This Provider
Avg $192

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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Robert R. Cope
Average for Internal Medicine Providers in Idaho

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

EDWARD VAN VOOREN

SCOTT BURGSTAHLER

CHARLES CRANE

CHARLES MAILE

SAMUEL UZABEL

Organizations

BONNER GENERAL HOSPITAL...

BONNER COUNTY EMS

Patients saw before

Robert R. Cope

Patients saw after

Individuals

CHARLES MAILE

SCOTT BURGSTAHLER

CHARLES CRANE

EDWARD VAN VOOREN

RONALD JENKINS

Organizations

BONNER GENERAL HOSPITAL...

KOOTENAI MEDICAL CENTER

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 22 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 15 minutes ×

Service Code: 99213
Performed in an office
347
times performed,
14% of his services

1st 1st

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

199
patients got this service, 36% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$34,700an average of $100 per time performed $15,268
an average of $44 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
289
times performed,
11% of his services

2nd 9th

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

37
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
7.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 8.5)
$1,734an average of $6 per time performed $1,734
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 5 minutes ×

Service Code: 99211
Performed in an office
248
times performed,
10% of his services

3rd 11th

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

35
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
7.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.2)
$6,944an average of $28 per time performed $3,224
an average of $13 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
235
times performed,
9% of his services

4th 16th

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

179
patients got this service, 32% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$13,865an average of $59 per time performed $5,875
an average of $25 per time performed
MEDICINE

Routine ekg using at least 12 leads including interpretat... +

Routine ekg using at least 12 leads including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93000
Performed in an office
192
times performed,
8% of his services

5th 38th

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

185
patients got this service, 34% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$9,600an average of $50 per time performed $2,304
an average of $12 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specif... +

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specified, 10 mg ×

Service Code: J3301
Performed in an office
188
times performed,
7% of his services

6th 28th

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

39
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$752an average of $4 per time performed $188
an average of $1 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urinalysis, manual test

Service Code: 81002
Performed in an office
165
times performed,
6% of his services

7th 43rd

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

156
patients got this service, 28% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,650an average of $10 per time performed $660
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 40 minutes ×

Service Code: 99215
Performed in an office
151
times performed,
6% of his services

8th 25th

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

148
patients got this service, 27% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$30,653an average of $203 per time performed $11,174
an average of $74 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
149
times performed,
6% of his services

9th 5th

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

100
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$4,321an average of $29 per time performed $894
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 an office
115
times performed,
4% of his services

10th 2nd

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

80
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$17,250an average of $150 per time performed $7,475
an average of $65 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
89
times performed,
3% of his services

11th 3rd

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

47
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$9,790an average of $110 per time performed $4,539
an average of $51 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 10 minutes p... +

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 10 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99307
Performed in an office
77
times performed,
3% of his services

12th 64th

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

33
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$3,850an average of $50 per time performed $1,848
an average of $24 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, 30 minutes or less

Service Code: 99238
Performed in a facility
50
times performed,
2% of his services

13th 15th

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

47
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,500an average of $110 per time performed $2,550
an average of $51 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
42
times performed,
2% of his services

14th 27th

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

42
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,510an average of $155 per time performed $4,326
an average of $103 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
40
times performed,
2% of his services

15th 56th

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

38
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,600an average of $65 per time performed $1,560
an average of $39 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 50 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 50 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99222
Performed in a facility
32
times performed,
1% of his services

16th 19th

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

30
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$6,240an average of $195 per time performed $3,040
an average of $95 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 10 minutes p... +

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 10 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99307
Performed in a facility
29
times performed,
1% of his services

17th 29th

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

22
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$1,450an average of $50 per time performed $870
an average of $30 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
28
times performed,
1% of his services

18th 8th

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

15
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$4,200an average of $150 per time performed $2,016
an average of $72 per time performed
AUDITORY SYSTEM

Removal of impact ear wax, one ear

Service Code: 69210
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.9% of his services

19th 83rd

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

17
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,104an average of $48 per time performed $736
an average of $32 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injections of tendon sheath, ligament, or muscle membrane +

Injections of tendon sheath, ligament, or muscle membrane ×

Service Code: 20550
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.86% of his services

20th Alert

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

21
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,046an average of $93 per time performed $792
an average of $36 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 45 minutes per day +

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 45 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99306
Performed in a facility
18
times performed,
0.7% of his services

21st 81st

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

17
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,880an average of $160 per time performed $2,178
an average of $121 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
18
times performed,
0.7% of his services

22nd 57th

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

16
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$216an average of $12 per time performed $72
an average of $4 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
13
times performed,
0.51% of his services

23rd 10th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,770an average of $290 per time performed $1,690
an average of $130 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 "Internal 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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