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Laboratory Corporation Of America Holdings

1899 tate blvd se, Hickory, N.C., 28602 | (828) 322-3821

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $137 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 9 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
986
Rank: 38th
out of 74 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
11,976
Rank: 32nd
out of 74 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
12.1 This Provider
Avg 9.1
Total Paid
by Medicare
$64.1K
Rank: 40th
out of 74 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$65 This Provider
Avg $137

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

JOHN CORDER

MICHAEL DESANTIS

JOEL KUNZE

JOHN NELSON

AUTUMN SMITH

Organizations

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

FRYE REGIONAL MEDICAL C...

Patients saw before

Laboratory Corporation Of America Holdings

Patients saw after

Individuals

JOHN CORDER

MICHAEL DESANTIS

JOEL KUNZE

AUTUMN SMITH

JOHN NELSON

Organizations

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

FRYE REGIONAL MEDICAL C...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 21 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
4,363
times performed,
36% of its services

1st 1st

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

604
patients got this service, 61% of its patients
7.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$104,712an average of $24 per time performed $13,089
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
3,757
times performed,
31% of its services

2nd 13th

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

340
patients got this service, 34% of its patients
11
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.8)
$135,252an average of $36 per time performed $22,542
an average of $6 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
886
times performed,
7% of its services

3rd 4th

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

397
patients got this service, 40% of its patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$32,782an average of $37 per time performed $9,746
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
847
times performed,
7% of its services

4th 9th

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

420
patients got this service, 43% of its patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$35,574an average of $42 per time performed $9,317
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Travel allowance one way in connection with medically nec... +

Travel allowance one way in connection with medically necessary laboratory specimen collection drawn from home bound or nursing home bound patient; prorated miles actually travelled ×

Service Code: P9603
Performed in an office
477
times performed,
4% of its services

5th Alert

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

64
patients got this service, 6% of its patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$477an average of $1 per time performed $477
an average of $1 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Travel allowance one way in connection with medically nec... +

Travel allowance one way in connection with medically necessary laboratory specimen collection drawn from home bound or nursing home bound patient; prorated trip charge. ×

Service Code: P9604
Performed in an office
421
times performed,
4% of its services

6th Alert

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

123
patients got this service, 12% of its patients
3.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$421an average of $1 per time performed $421
an average of $1 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
235
times performed,
2% of its services

7th 2nd

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

149
patients got this service, 15% of its patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$12,455an average of $53 per time performed $2,820
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: 81001
Performed in an office
197
times performed,
2% of its services

8th 21st

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

120
patients got this service, 12% of its patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$6,107an average of $31 per time performed $788
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood potassium level

Service Code: 84132
Performed in an office
183
times performed,
2% of its services

9th 83rd

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

87
patients got this service, 9% of its patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$6,771an average of $37 per time performed $1,098
an average of $6 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: 85027
Performed in an office
168
times performed,
1% of its services

10th 28th

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

92
patients got this service, 9% of its patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$5,712an average of $34 per time performed $1,512
an average of $9 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Complete cbc, automated (hgb, hct, rbc, wbc; without plat... +

Complete cbc, automated (hgb, hct, rbc, wbc; without platelet count) ×

Service Code: G0307
Performed in an office
86
times performed,
0.72% of its services

11th Alert

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

37
patients got this service, 4% of its patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,924an average of $34 per time performed $774
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated urinalysis test

Service Code: 81003
Performed in an office
54
times performed,
0.45% of its services

12th 54th

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

39
patients got this service, 4% of its patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,674an average of $31 per time performed $162
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bilirubin level

Service Code: 82248
Performed in an office
51
times performed,
0.43% of its services

13th 47th

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

45
patients got this service, 5% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$306an average of $6 per time performed $51
an average of $1 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Liver function blood test panel

Service Code: 80076
Performed in an office
48
times performed,
0.4% of its services

14th 30th

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

38
patients got this service, 4% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,968an average of $41 per time performed $528
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Liver enzyme (sgpt), level

Service Code: 84460
Performed in an office
46
times performed,
0.38% of its services

15th 53rd

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

35
patients got this service, 4% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$1,702an average of $37 per time performed $230
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Albumin (protein) level

Service Code: 82040
Performed in an office
44
times performed,
0.37% of its services

16th 77th

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

35
patients got this service, 4% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$1,628an average of $37 per time performed $308
an average of $7 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood creatinine level

Service Code: 82565
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
0.24% of its services

17th 42nd

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

25
patients got this service, 3% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$1,073an average of $37 per time performed $203
an average of $7 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Liver enzyme (sgot), level

Service Code: 84450
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.23% of its services

18th 58th

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

23
patients got this service, 2% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$999an average of $37 per time performed $108
an average of $4 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Screening cytopathology, cervical or vaginal (any reporti... +

Screening cytopathology, cervical or vaginal (any reporting system), collected in preservative fluid, automated thin layer preparation, requiring interpretation by physician ×

Service Code: G0124
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.19% of its services

19th 239th

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

23
patients got this service, 2% of its patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,610an average of $70 per time performed $644
an average of $28 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pap test (pap smear)

Service Code: 88141
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.16% of its services

20th 286th

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

19
patients got this service, 2% of its patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,311an average of $69 per time performed $380
an average of $20 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial colony count, urine

Service Code: 87086
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.13% of its services

21st 16th

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of its patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$765an average of $51 per time performed $165
an average of $11 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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