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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $140 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
152
Rank: 266th
out of 548 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
998
Rank: 131st
out of 548 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
6.6 This Provider
Avg 3.8
Total Paid
by Medicare
$18.2K
Rank: 271st
out of 548 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$120 This Provider
Avg $140

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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Walter M. Graham
Average for Family Practice 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

SPENCER ROBERTSON

LANNY CAMPBELL

JOHN DAY

RONALD RANKIN

ALFRED NARRAWAY

Organizations

IHC HEALTH SERVICES INC

ST. LUKE'S MAGIC VALLEY...

Patients saw before

Walter M. Graham

Patients saw after

Individuals

SPENCER ROBERTSON

ALFRED NARRAWAY

KEITH HARMON

JOHN DAY

RONALD RANKIN

Organizations

IHC HEALTH SERVICES INC

ST. LUKE'S MAGIC VALLEY...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 17 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
206
times performed,
21% of his services

1st 3rd

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

67
patients got this service, 44% of his patients
3.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$618an average of $3 per time performed $618
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 15 minutes ×

Service Code: 99213
Performed in an office
188
times performed,
19% of his services

2nd 1st

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

99
patients got this service, 65% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$13,536an average of $72 per time performed $8,272
an average of $44 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
118
times performed,
12% of his services

3rd 8th

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

20
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$118an average of $1 per time performed $118
an average of $1 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
105
times performed,
11% of his services

4th 6th

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

15
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5)
$525an average of $5 per time performed $525
an average of $5 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
74
times performed,
7% of his services

5th 10th

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

52
patients got this service, 34% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$3,182an average of $43 per time performed $1,776
an average of $24 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
51
times performed,
5% of his services

6th 11th

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

29
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$561an average of $11 per time performed $561
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
44
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 12th

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

31
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$660an average of $15 per time performed $616
an average of $14 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
38
times performed,
4% of his services

8th 2nd

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

34
patients got this service, 22% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$4,066an average of $107 per time performed $2,584
an average of $68 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 54th

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

14
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$312an average of $12 per time performed $286
an average of $11 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 9th

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

23
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$437an average of $19 per time performed $437
an average of $19 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 (flulaval) ×

Service Code: Q2036
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 43rd

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

23
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$253an average of $11 per time performed $207
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 15th

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

16
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$230an average of $10 per time performed $230
an average of $10 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
2% of his services

13th 20th

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

19
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$462an average of $22 per time performed $462
an average of $22 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
18
times performed,
2% of his services

14th 48th

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

13
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$72an average of $4 per time performed $72
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
2% of his services

15th 14th

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

14
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$256an average of $16 per time performed $224
an average of $14 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84439
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
1% of his services

16th 37th

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

12
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$169an average of $13 per time performed $169
an average of $13 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
11
times performed,
1% of his services

17th 39th

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)
$1,243an average of $113 per time performed $1,078
an average of $98 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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