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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
352
Rank: 57th
out of 360 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
2,764
Rank: 11th
out of 360 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
7.9 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 3.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$73.7K
Rank: 28th
out of 360 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$209 This Provider
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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Jon Miller
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

PATRICK MCDONNELL

WILLIAM BENEDETTO

MICHAEL HENSON

RICHARD FRIEDMAN

SUZANNE DANIELL

Organizations

NORTH VALLEY HOSPITAL, INC

KALISPELL REGIONAL MEDI...

Patients saw before

Jon Miller

Patients saw after

Individuals

HUGH CECIL

WILLIAM BENEDETTO

DANIEL MUNZING

PATRICK MCDONNELL

RICHARD FRIEDMAN

Organizations

NORTH VALLEY HOSPITAL, INC

KALISPELL REGIONAL MEDI...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 33 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
410
times performed,
15% of his services

1st 4th

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

211
patients got this service, 60% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$4,920an average of $12 per time performed $1,230
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
396
times performed,
14% of his services

2nd 1st

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

240
patients got this service, 68% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$43,164an average of $109 per time performed $17,424
an average of $44 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
202
times performed,
7% of his services

3rd 3rd

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

135
patients got this service, 38% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$32,926an average of $163 per time performed $13,938
an average of $69 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
173
times performed,
6% of his services

4th 9th

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

139
patients got this service, 39% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$6,401an average of $37 per time performed $1,903
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
168
times performed,
6% of his services

5th 7th

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

23
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
7.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.6)
$1,680an average of $10 per time performed $1,008
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
153
times performed,
6% of his services

6th 16th

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

142
patients got this service, 40% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$7,956an average of $52 per time performed $2,142
an average of $14 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
142
times performed,
5% of his services

7th 12th

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

134
patients got this service, 38% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$6,816an average of $48 per time performed $1,846
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 5 minutes ×

Service Code: 99211
Performed in an office
132
times performed,
5% of his services

8th 11th

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

20
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
6.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.7)
$5,940an average of $45 per time performed $1,848
an average of $14 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
108
times performed,
4% of his services

9th 17th

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

58
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$4,536an average of $42 per time performed $1,512
an average of $14 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
94
times performed,
3% of his services

10th 36th

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

63
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$3,948an average of $42 per time performed $1,128
an average of $12 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
86
times performed,
3% of his services

11th 15th

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

66
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$5,762an average of $67 per time performed $2,236
an average of $26 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
74
times performed,
3% of his services

12th 10th

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

73
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,072an average of $28 per time performed $1,776
an average of $24 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
67
times performed,
2% of his services

13th 27th

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

51
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,541an average of $23 per time performed $268
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
56
times performed,
2% of his services

14th 25th

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

45
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$3,136an average of $56 per time performed $1,344
an average of $24 per time performed
MEDICINE

Vaccine for influenza for injection into muscle

Service Code: 90662
Performed in an office
56
times performed,
2% of his services

15th 74th

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

56
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,624an average of $29 per time performed $1,624
an average of $29 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
51
times performed,
2% of his services

16th 24th

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

51
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$11,628an average of $228 per time performed $5,661
an average of $111 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
46
times performed,
2% of his services

17th 87th

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

37
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,944an average of $64 per time performed $1,196
an average of $26 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
38
times performed,
1% of his services

18th 38th

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

38
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$12,502an average of $329 per time performed $6,346
an average of $167 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine microalbumin (protein) level

Service Code: 82043
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
1% of his services

19th 83rd

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

35
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,980an average of $55 per time performed $288
an average of $8 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Creatinine level to test for kidney function or muscle in... +

Creatinine level to test for kidney function or muscle injury ×

Service Code: 82570
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
1% of his services

20th 73rd

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

35
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,260an average of $35 per time performed $252
an average of $7 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

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

Service Code: 71020
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
1% of his services

21st 34th

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

26
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$3,509an average of $121 per time performed $667
an average of $23 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
25
times performed,
0.9% of his services

22nd 63rd

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

25
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,600an average of $64 per time performed $650
an average of $26 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
22
times performed,
0.8% of his services

23rd Alert

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

11
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$594an average of $27 per time performed $88
an average of $4 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
22
times performed,
0.8% of his services

24th 52nd

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

22
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,552an average of $116 per time performed $330
an average of $15 per time performed
MEDICINE

Vaccine for pneumococcal polysaccharide for injection ben... +

Vaccine for pneumococcal polysaccharide for injection beneath the skin or into muscle, patient 2 years or older ×

Service Code: 90732
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.76% of his services

25th 68th

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

21
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,890an average of $90 per time performed $1,323
an average of $63 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.76% of his services

26th 70th

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

21
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$588an average of $28 per time performed $504
an average of $24 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84439
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.72% of his services

27th 86th

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

15
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$920an average of $46 per time performed $260
an average of $13 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.65% of his services

28th 56th

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

16
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,962an average of $109 per time performed $882
an average of $49 per time performed
MEDICINE

Vaccine for influenza for injection into muscle, patient ... +

Vaccine for influenza for injection into muscle, patient 3 years and older ×

Service Code: 90656
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.54% of his services

29th 37th

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

15
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$210an average of $14 per time performed $180
an average of $12 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 2... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 20 minutes ×

Service Code: 99202
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.47% of his services

30th 60th

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

13
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,469an average of $113 per time performed $754
an average of $58 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
12
times performed,
0.43% of his services

31st 50th

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

12
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,664an average of $222 per time performed $828
an average of $69 per time performed
MEDICINE

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress te... +

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress test with ekg monitoring, physician supervision, interpretation, and report ×

Service Code: 93015
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.4% of his services

32nd Alert

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

11
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,697an average of $427 per time performed $649
an average of $59 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Initial preventive physical examination; face-to-face vis... +

Initial preventive physical examination; face-to-face visit, services limited to new beneficiary during the first 12 months of medicare enrollment ×

Service Code: G0402
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.4% of his services

33rd 112th

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

11
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,650an average of $150 per time performed $1,650
an average of $150 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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