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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $134 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 12 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
139
Rank: 137th
out of 568 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
2,157
Rank: 129th
out of 568 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
15.5 This Provider
Avg 12.4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$23.4K
Rank: 130th
out of 568 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$169 This Provider
Avg $134

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

JOSE TAVERAS BROSSA

Organizations

HOSPITAL ESPANOL AUXILI...

Patients saw before

Edwin Cardona

Patients saw after

Individuals

JOSE TAVERAS BROSSA

WILLIAM CRUZ

Organizations

HOSPITAL ESPANOL AUXILI...

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
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
412
times performed,
19% of his services

1st 1st

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

137
patients got this service, 99% of his patients
3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$1,236an average of $3 per time performed $1,236
an average of $3 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
287
times performed,
13% of his services

2nd 2nd

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

118
patients got this service, 85% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$3,157an average of $11 per time performed $3,157
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
269
times performed,
12% of his services

3rd 3rd

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

123
patients got this service, 88% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$3,228an average of $12 per time performed $3,228
an average of $12 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated urinalysis test

Service Code: 81003
Performed in an office
251
times performed,
12% of his services

4th Alert

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

112
patients got this service, 81% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$753an average of $3 per time performed $753
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
210
times performed,
10% of his services

5th 4th

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

122
patients got this service, 88% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$3,150an average of $15 per time performed $3,150
an average of $15 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
155
times performed,
7% of his services

6th 5th

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

95
patients got this service, 68% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$3,565an average of $23 per time performed $3,565
an average of $23 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
117
times performed,
5% of his services

7th 7th

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

74
patients got this service, 53% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$1,521an average of $13 per time performed $1,521
an average of $13 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial colony count, urine

Service Code: 87086
Performed in an office
72
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 21st

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

36
patients got this service, 26% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$792an average of $11 per time performed $792
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Vitamin d-3 level

Service Code: 82306
Performed in an office
59
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 12th

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

43
patients got this service, 31% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$2,478an average of $42 per time performed $2,478
an average of $42 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
47
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 14th

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

34
patients got this service, 24% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,175an average of $25 per time performed $1,175
an average of $25 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine microalbumin (protein) level

Service Code: 82043
Performed in an office
37
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 23rd

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

29
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$296an average of $8 per time performed $296
an average of $8 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84436
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 15th

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

29
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$360an average of $10 per time performed $360
an average of $10 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
1% of his services

13th 11th

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

20
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$150an average of $5 per time performed $150
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84439
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
1% of his services

14th 20th

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

19
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$324an average of $12 per time performed $324
an average of $12 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Coagulation assessment blood test

Service Code: 85730
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
1% of his services

15th 18th

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

17
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$184an average of $8 per time performed $184
an average of $8 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroid hormone evaluation

Service Code: 84479
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
1% of his services

16th 17th

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

19
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$198an average of $9 per time performed $198
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine albumin (protein) level

Service Code: 82042
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.83% of his services

17th 42nd

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: 1.3)
$72an average of $4 per time performed $72
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood

Service Code: 82274
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.83% of his services

18th 19th

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

18
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$180an average of $10 per time performed $180
an average of $10 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation +

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation ×

Service Code: 85651
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.83% of his services

19th 16th

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: 1.5)
$90an average of $5 per time performed $90
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.83% of his services

20th 13th

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

12
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$216an average of $12 per time performed $180
an average of $10 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood glucose (sugar) level

Service Code: 82947
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.74% of his services

21st 25th

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

13
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$80an average of $5 per time performed $80
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cyanocobalamin (vitamin b-12) level

Service Code: 82607
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.7% of his services

22nd 22nd

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

14
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$315an average of $21 per time performed $315
an average of $21 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 "Specialist/Technologist, Pathology, Medical Technologist." 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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