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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $89 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
305
Rank: 55th
out of 373 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
836
Rank: 66th
out of 373 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
2.7 This Provider
Avg 2.6
Total Paid
by Medicare
$34.6K
Rank: 41st
out of 373 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$114 This Provider
Avg $89

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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Brian J. Tureman
Average for Physician Assistant 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.

Patients saw before

Brian J. Tureman

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 11 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
460
times performed,
55% of his services

1st 1st

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

250
patients got this service, 82% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$52,440an average of $114 per time performed $19,780
an average of $43 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
161
times performed,
19% of his services

2nd 12th

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

33
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$322an average of $2 per time performed $161
an average of $1 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule +

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule ×

Service Code: 20610
Performed in an office
43
times performed,
5% of his services

3rd 17th

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

28
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$7,353an average of $171 per time performed $1,763
an average of $41 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 4... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 45 minutes ×

Service Code: 99204
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
4% of his services

4th 39th

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

34
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,908an average of $262 per time performed $3,230
an average of $95 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Insertion of spinal instrumentation for spinal stabilization +

Insertion of spinal instrumentation for spinal stabilization ×

Service Code: 22851
Performed in a facility
33
times performed,
4% of his services

5th 68th

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

23
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$52,998an average of $1,606 per time performed $1,320
an average of $40 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 3... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 30 minutes ×

Service Code: 99203
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 16th

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

26
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,122an average of $197 per time performed $1,716
an average of $66 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 his services

7th 7th

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

19
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,311an average of $69 per time performed $513
an average of $27 per time performed
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Partial removal of middle spine bone with release of spin... +

Partial removal of middle spine bone with release of spinal cord and/or nerves ×

Service Code: 63047
Performed in a facility
18
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 74th

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

18
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$73,188an average of $4,066 per time performed $1,566
an average of $87 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Fusion of lower spine bones with removal of disc, posteri... +

Fusion of lower spine bones with removal of disc, posterior or posterolateral approach ×

Service Code: 22633
Performed in a facility
16
times performed,
2% of his services

9th Alert

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

15
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$122,672an average of $7,667 per time performed $2,928
an average of $183 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
15
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 3rd

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

14
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$2,565an average of $171 per time performed $945
an average of $63 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Insertion of posterior spinal instrumentation at base of ... +

Insertion of posterior spinal instrumentation at base of neck for stabilization, 1 interspace ×

Service Code: 22840
Performed in a facility
11
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 153rd

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

11
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$33,000an average of $3,000 per time performed $836
an average of $76 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 "Physician Assistant, Surgical." 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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