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Ranmali K. Walaliyadda PAC

1448 e center st, Pocatello, Idaho, 83201 | (208) 234-1300

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
349
Rank: 40th
out of 373 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
3,315
Rank: 9th
out of 373 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
9.5 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 2.6
Total Paid
by Medicare
$106K
Rank: 5th
out of 373 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$304 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $89

Office Visits

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Top Billing

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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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Ranmali K. Walaliyadda
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

Ranmali K. Walaliyadda

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 28 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
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Measurement of antibody for assessment of autoimmune diso... +

Measurement of antibody for assessment of autoimmune disorder ×

Service Code: 86235
Performed in an office
476
times performed,
14% of her services

1st Alert

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

65
patients got this service, 19% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$25,228an average of $53 per time performed $11,424
an average of $24 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of leg or arm

Service Code: 76881
Performed in an office
382
times performed,
12% of her services

2nd Alert

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

201
patients got this service, 58% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$105,050an average of $275 per time performed $27,122
an average of $71 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
213
times performed,
6% of her services

3rd 12th

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

25
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$3,195an average of $15 per time performed $213
an average of $1 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasonic guidance imaging supervision and interpretatio... +

Ultrasonic guidance imaging supervision and interpretation for insertion of needle ×

Service Code: 76942
Performed in an office
188
times performed,
6% of her services

4th Alert

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

113
patients got this service, 32% of her patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$75,200an average of $400 per time performed $23,124
an average of $123 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,
5% of her services

5th 3rd

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

132
patients got this service, 38% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$32,040an average of $180 per time performed $11,392
an average of $64 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
149
times performed,
4% of her services

6th 5th

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

124
patients got this service, 36% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$2,831an average of $19 per time performed $447
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Analysis of substance using immunoassay technique

Service Code: 83516
Performed in an office
137
times performed,
4% of her services

7th Alert

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

66
patients got this service, 19% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$8,357an average of $61 per time performed $2,055
an average of $15 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 40 mg

Service Code: J1030
Performed in an office
132
times performed,
4% of her services

8th 48th

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

102
patients got this service, 29% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,980an average of $15 per time performed $396
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
127
times performed,
4% of her services

9th 20th

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

109
patients got this service, 31% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$4,572an average of $36 per time performed $1,524
an average of $12 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,
4% of her services

10th 22nd

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

107
patients got this service, 31% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$4,216an average of $34 per time performed $1,364
an average of $11 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Bone density measurement using dedicated x-ray machine

Service Code: 77080
Performed in an office
107
times performed,
3% of her services

11th Alert

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

107
patients got this service, 31% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$34,240an average of $320 per time performed $5,029
an average of $47 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
94
times performed,
3% of her services

12th 1st

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

82
patients got this service, 23% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$11,750an average of $125 per time performed $3,854
an average of $41 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Measurement c-reactive protein for detection of infection... +

Measurement c-reactive protein for detection of infection or inflammation ×

Service Code: 86140
Performed in an office
87
times performed,
3% of her services

13th Alert

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

81
patients got this service, 23% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,175an average of $25 per time performed $609
an average of $7 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
85
times performed,
3% of her services

14th 17th

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

46
patients got this service, 13% of her patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$14,875an average of $175 per time performed $3,655
an average of $43 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Measurement of dna antibody

Service Code: 86225
Performed in an office
68
times performed,
2% of her services

15th Alert

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

65
patients got this service, 19% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,468an average of $51 per time performed $1,292
an average of $19 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Measurement of dna antibody

Service Code: 86226
Performed in an office
68
times performed,
2% of her services

16th Alert

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

65
patients got this service, 19% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,740an average of $55 per time performed $1,088
an average of $16 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Rheumatoid factor level

Service Code: 86431
Performed in an office
68
times performed,
2% of her services

17th Alert

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

65
patients got this service, 19% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,836an average of $27 per time performed $544
an average of $8 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Measurement of antibody for rheumatoid arthritis assessment +

Measurement of antibody for rheumatoid arthritis assessment ×

Service Code: 86200
Performed in an office
66
times performed,
2% of her services

18th Alert

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

63
patients got this service, 18% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$5,214an average of $79 per time performed $1,188
an average of $18 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 80 mg

Service Code: J1040
Performed in an office
66
times performed,
2% of her services

19th 54th

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

61
patients got this service, 17% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,650an average of $25 per time performed $330
an average of $5 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of arm or leg

Service Code: 76882
Performed in an office
65
times performed,
2% of her services

20th Alert

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

50
patients got this service, 14% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$11,375an average of $175 per time performed $1,365
an average of $21 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation +

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation ×

Service Code: 85652
Performed in an office
64
times performed,
2% of her services

21st Alert

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

59
patients got this service, 17% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,216an average of $19 per time performed $256
an average of $4 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
62
times performed,
2% of her services

22nd 15th

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

59
patients got this service, 17% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$2,480an average of $40 per time performed $868
an average of $14 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Uric acid level, blood

Service Code: 84550
Performed in an office
62
times performed,
2% of her services

23rd Alert

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

60
patients got this service, 17% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,240an average of $20 per time performed $310
an average of $5 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

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

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

Service Code: 20605
Performed in an office
57
times performed,
2% of her services

24th Alert

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

49
patients got this service, 14% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$8,265an average of $145 per time performed $1,995
an average of $35 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated urinalysis test

Service Code: 81003
Performed in an office
55
times performed,
2% of her services

25th 18th

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

52
patients got this service, 15% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,045an average of $19 per time performed $165
an average of $3 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 20 mg

Service Code: J1020
Performed in an office
54
times performed,
2% of her services

26th Alert

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

41
patients got this service, 12% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$432an average of $8 per time performed $108
an average of $2 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

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

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

Service Code: 20600
Performed in an office
51
times performed,
2% of her services

27th Alert

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

36
patients got this service, 10% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$6,630an average of $130 per time performed $1,632
an average of $32 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
30
times performed,
0.9% of her services

28th 95th

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

25
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$7,350an average of $245 per time performed $2,550
an average of $85 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." 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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