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Lab Clinico Caribe Medical Plaza

Carr#2,marginal#1,urb.santa rita, Vega alta, P.R., 00692 | (787) 883-0915

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
185
Rank: 96th
out of 568 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
2,515
Rank: 111th
out of 568 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
13.6 This Provider
Avg 12.4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$27.5K
Rank: 112th
out of 568 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$148 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

DENNIS PEREZ

LUZ MARRERO

ELLIOT MELECIO

MANUEL MEDINA

JOSE MELENDEZ

Organizations

DOCTORS CENTER HOSPITAL...

CENTRO MEDICO DEL TURAB...

Patients saw before

Lab Clinico Caribe Medical Plaza

Patients saw after

Individuals

DENNIS PEREZ

ELLIOT MELECIO

MILTON MORALES

LUZ MARRERO

JOSE PAZ

Organizations

CENTRO MEDICO DEL TURAB...

DOCTORS CENTER HOSPITAL...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 27 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
452
times performed,
18% of its services

1st 1st

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

182
patients got this service, 98% of its patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$1,356an average of $3 per time performed $1,356
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
290
times performed,
12% of its services

2nd 3rd

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

146
patients got this service, 79% of its patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$4,350an average of $15 per time performed $3,480
an average of $12 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope +

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope ×

Service Code: 81000
Performed in an office
289
times performed,
11% of its services

3rd 6th

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

150
patients got this service, 81% of its patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$1,156an average of $4 per time performed $1,156
an average of $4 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
277
times performed,
11% of its services

4th 2nd

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

149
patients got this service, 81% of its patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$3,047an average of $11 per time performed $3,047
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
223
times performed,
9% of its services

5th 4th

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

138
patients got this service, 75% of its patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$4,237an average of $19 per time performed $3,345
an average of $15 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
168
times performed,
7% of its services

6th 5th

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

118
patients got this service, 64% of its patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$4,032an average of $24 per time performed $4,032
an average of $24 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
114
times performed,
5% of its services

7th 7th

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

84
patients got this service, 45% of its patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$1,596an average of $14 per time performed $1,596
an average of $14 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial colony count, urine

Service Code: 87086
Performed in an office
76
times performed,
3% of its services

8th 21st

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

48
patients got this service, 26% of its patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$836an average of $11 per time performed $836
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
68
times performed,
3% of its services

9th 14th

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

54
patients got this service, 29% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,768an average of $26 per time performed $1,768
an average of $26 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84436
Performed in an office
62
times performed,
2% of its services

10th 15th

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

55
patients got this service, 30% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$620an average of $10 per time performed $620
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
48
times performed,
2% of its services

11th 16th

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

35
patients got this service, 19% of its patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$240an average of $5 per time performed $240
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine microalbumin (protein) level

Service Code: 82043
Performed in an office
45
times performed,
2% of its services

12th 23rd

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

39
patients got this service, 21% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$450an average of $10 per time performed $360
an average of $8 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
41
times performed,
2% of its services

13th 11th

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

23
patients got this service, 12% of its patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$246an average of $6 per time performed $246
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroid hormone evaluation

Service Code: 84479
Performed in an office
39
times performed,
2% of its services

14th 17th

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

38
patients got this service, 21% of its patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$351an average of $9 per time performed $351
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Coagulation assessment blood test

Service Code: 85730
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
2% of its services

15th 18th

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

23
patients got this service, 12% of its patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$304an average of $8 per time performed $304
an average of $8 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood

Service Code: 82274
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
2% of its services

16th 19th

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

36
patients got this service, 19% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$836an average of $22 per time performed $836
an average of $22 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
35
times performed,
1% of its services

17th 13th

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

29
patients got this service, 16% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$420an average of $12 per time performed $385
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Vitamin d-3 level

Service Code: 82306
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
1% of its services

18th 12th

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

30
patients got this service, 16% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,428an average of $42 per time performed $1,428
an average of $42 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Uric acid level, blood

Service Code: 84550
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
1% of its services

19th 29th

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

17
patients got this service, 9% of its patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$162an average of $6 per time performed $135
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Carcinoembryonic antigen (cea) protein level

Service Code: 82378
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
1% of its services

20th 37th

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

18
patients got this service, 10% of its patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$702an average of $27 per time performed $702
an average of $27 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Total protein level, urine

Service Code: 84156
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.99% of its services

21st 28th

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

20
patients got this service, 11% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$125an average of $5 per time performed $125
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cyanocobalamin (vitamin b-12) level

Service Code: 82607
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.87% of its services

22nd 22nd

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

21
patients got this service, 11% of its patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$462an average of $21 per time performed $462
an average of $21 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Creatinine clearance measurement to test for kidney function +

Creatinine clearance measurement to test for kidney function ×

Service Code: 82575
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.76% of its services

23rd 27th

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

16
patients got this service, 9% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$247an average of $13 per time performed $247
an average of $13 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84439
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.64% of its services

24th 20th

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

12
patients got this service, 6% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$208an average of $13 per time performed $208
an average of $13 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urea nitrogen level to assess kidney function

Service Code: 84520
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.64% of its services

25th 51st

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

16
patients got this service, 9% of its patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$96an average of $6 per time performed $48
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood creatinine level

Service Code: 82565
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.64% of its services

26th 48th

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

16
patients got this service, 9% of its patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$112an average of $7 per time performed $64
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood to screen for colon tumors

Service Code: 82270
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.44% of its services

27th 57th

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

11
patients got this service, 6% of its patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$55an average of $5 per time performed $55
an average of $5 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 "Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory." 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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