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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
169
Rank: 184th
out of 360 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
8,214
Rank: 3rd
out of 360 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
48.6 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 3.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$64.5K
Rank: 38th
out of 360 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$382 This Provider is in the top 10%
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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David I. Mclaughlin
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

LARRY SONNENBERG

JAMES JUTZY

STEVEN ROBERTS

PETER FRECH

Organizations

BOZEMAN DEACONESS HEALT...

AMERICAN MEDICAL RESPON...

Patients saw before

David I. Mclaughlin

Patients saw after

Individuals

BLAIR ERB

LARRY SONNENBERG

JAMES JUTZY

ALBERT MEIER

HEIDI TUTHILL

Organizations

BOZEMAN DEACONESS HEALT...

FIRST CHOICE HOME HEALT...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 31 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

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99223
Performed in a facility
6,020
times performed,
73% of his services

1st 8th

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

13
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,020an average of $1 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
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
338
times performed,
4% of his services

2nd 4th

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

140
patients got this service, 83% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$3,380an average of $10 per time performed $1,014
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 25 minutes ×

Service Code: 99214
Performed in an office
178
times performed,
2% of his services

3rd 3rd

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

91
patients got this service, 54% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$20,292an average of $114 per time performed $12,460
an average of $70 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: 85027
Performed in an office
163
times performed,
2% of his services

4th 51st

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

116
patients got this service, 69% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$4,890an average of $30 per time performed $1,467
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
151
times performed,
2% of his services

5th 12th

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

113
patients got this service, 67% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$6,040an average of $40 per time performed $1,963
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 15 minutes ×

Service Code: 99213
Performed in an office
151
times performed,
2% of his services

6th 1st

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

92
patients got this service, 54% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$11,778an average of $78 per time performed $6,493
an average of $43 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
132
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 27th

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

104
patients got this service, 62% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$2,640an average of $20 per time performed $528
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
129
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 7th

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

23
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
5.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.6)
$2,193an average of $17 per time performed $645
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
101
times performed,
1% of his services

9th 16th

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

97
patients got this service, 57% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$4,848an average of $48 per time performed $1,515
an average of $15 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
93
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 11th

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

21
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
4.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.7)
$2,046an average of $22 per time performed $1,302
an average of $14 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
80
times performed,
0.97% of his services

11th 24th

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

80
patients got this service, 47% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,680an average of $121 per time performed $8,320
an average of $104 per time performed
MEDICINE

Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, di... +

Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96372
Performed in an office
66
times performed,
0.8% of his services

12th 18th

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

19
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$1,716an average of $26 per time performed $990
an average of $15 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
63
times performed,
0.77% of his services

13th 25th

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

53
patients got this service, 31% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$3,150an average of $50 per time performed $1,512
an average of $24 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
62
times performed,
0.75% of his services

14th 13th

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

23
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$6,820an average of $110 per time performed $4,712
an average of $76 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
61
times performed,
0.74% of his services

15th 50th

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

51
patients got this service, 30% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$9,333an average of $153 per time performed $5,307
an average of $87 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, vitamin b-12 cyanocobalamin, up to 1000 mcg

Service Code: J3420
Performed in an office
46
times performed,
0.56% of his services

16th Alert

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

11
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
4.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$230an average of $5 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
44
times performed,
0.54% of his services

17th 17th

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

36
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$1,144an average of $26 per time performed $572
an average of $13 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

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

Service Code: 71020
Performed in an office
39
times performed,
0.47% of his services

18th 34th

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

33
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,326an average of $34 per time performed $819
an average of $21 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
37
times performed,
0.45% of his services

19th 6th

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

16
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$2,849an average of $77 per time performed $1,961
an average of $53 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Prostate cancer screening; prostate specific antigen test... +

Prostate cancer screening; prostate specific antigen test (psa) ×

Service Code: G0103
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
0.41% of his services

20th 63rd

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

34
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,870an average of $55 per time performed $884
an average of $26 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Colorectal cancer screening; fecal occult blood test, imm... +

Colorectal cancer screening; fecal occult blood test, immunoassay, 1-3 simultaneous ×

Service Code: G0328
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.38% of his services

21st 100th

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

31
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,178an average of $38 per time performed $713
an average of $23 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, more than 30 minutes

Service Code: 99239
Performed in a facility
30
times performed,
0.37% of his services

22nd 20th

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

19
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,390an average of $113 per time performed $2,370
an average of $79 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.28% of his services

23rd 36th

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

23
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$805an average of $35 per time performed $253
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.28% of his services

24th 87th

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

20
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,265an average of $55 per time performed $598
an average of $26 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial colony count, urine

Service Code: 87086
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.28% of his services

25th 79th

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

18
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$828an average of $36 per time performed $253
an average of $11 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.23% of his services

26th 56th

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

13
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,634an average of $86 per time performed $988
an average of $52 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Annual wellness visit; includes a personalized prevention... +

Annual wellness visit; includes a personalized prevention plan of service (pps), initial visit ×

Service Code: G0438
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.23% of his services

27th 38th

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

19
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,021an average of $159 per time performed $2,584
an average of $136 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood

Service Code: 82274
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.21% of his services

28th Alert

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

17
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$646an average of $38 per time performed $391
an average of $23 per time performed
TEMPORARY CODES

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered t... +

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered to individuals 3 years of age and older, for intramuscular use (fluvirin) ×

Service Code: Q2037
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.18% of his services

29th 48th

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

15
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$210an average of $14 per time performed $195
an average of $13 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.18% of his services

30th 10th

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

15
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$360an average of $24 per time performed $360
an average of $24 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
11
times performed,
0.13% of his services

31st 52nd

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

11
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$231an average of $21 per time performed $165
an average of $15 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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