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ASHFORD ENDOCRINE & METABOLIC LABORATORY INC

29 WASHINGTON STREET SUITE 210, SAN JUAN, PR, 00907 | (787) 724-6816

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $175 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 16 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
441
Rank: 18th
out of 536 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
6,536
Rank: 21st
out of 536 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
14.8 This Provider
Avg 15.8
Total Paid
by Medicare
$69.8K
Rank: 23rd
out of 536 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$158 This Provider
Avg $175

How This Provider’s Patients Compare

Doctors often say their patients are sicker or more complex than those of their peers. The measure displayed below, used by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, takes into account patients’ characteristics to estimate whether they are expected to have above-average Medicare spending. It considers patients’ age, sex, diagnoses from the past year and other factors. This provider’s score below takes into account all of Part B patients.

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 in 2014.

Individuals

TOMAS JIMENEZ CHAFEY

MARGA CARDONA DURAN

RAFAEL SANCHEZ-PONCE

JOSE LANDRON GUARDIOLA

TOMAS JIMENEZ

Organizations

PRESBYTERIAN COMMUNITY ...

METRO SANTURCE, INC.

Patients saw before

ASHFORD ENDOCRINE & METABOLIC LABORATORY INC

Patients saw after

Individuals

TOMAS JIMENEZ CHAFEY

RAFAEL SANCHEZ-PONCE

CARLOS JIMENEZ

JOSE LANDRON GUARDIOLA

PEDRO PAEZ GONZALEZ

Organizations

PRESBYTERIAN COMMUNITY ...

HOSPITAL ESPANOL AUXILI...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 158 different services in 2014
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Drug Services
Medical Services
CATEGORY
Description of Service
Times Performed (or Units) This Service's Rank Patients Unique Visits
Per Patient
Billed to Medicare Payments from Medicare
medical
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
1,002
times performed,
15% of services

1st 1st

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

408
patients got this service, 93% of patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$2,946an average of $3 per time performed $2,886
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
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
730
times performed,
11% of services

2nd 2nd

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

359
patients got this service, 81% of patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$7,767an average of $11 per time performed $7,592
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
674
times performed,
10% of services

3rd 3rd

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

331
patients got this service, 75% of patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$9,753an average of $14 per time performed $7,556
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope +

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope ×

Service Code: 81000
Performed in an office
561
times performed,
9% of services

4th 6th

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

312
patients got this service, 71% of patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$2,435an average of $4 per time performed $2,373
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
531
times performed,
8% of services

5th 4th

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

296
patients got this service, 67% of patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$9,744an average of $18 per time performed $7,195
an average of $14 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
400
times performed,
6% of services

6th 5th

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

253
patients got this service, 57% of patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$9,200an average of $23 per time performed $8,988
an average of $22 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
253
times performed,
4% of services

7th 7th

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

165
patients got this service, 37% of patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$3,362an average of $13 per time performed $3,284
an average of $13 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial colony count, urine

Service Code: 87086
Performed in an office
190
times performed,
3% of services

8th 23rd

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

124
patients got this service, 28% of patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$2,100an average of $11 per time performed $2,050
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial urine culture

Service Code: 87088
Performed in an office
189
times performed,
3% of services

9th 11th

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

124
patients got this service, 28% of patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$2,094an average of $11 per time performed $2,047
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84436
Performed in an office
142
times performed,
2% of services

10th 15th

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

102
patients got this service, 23% of patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,338an average of $9 per time performed $1,304
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroid hormone evaluation

Service Code: 84479
Performed in an office
133
times performed,
2% of services

11th 19th

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

93
patients got this service, 21% of patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,048an average of $8 per time performed $1,027
an average of $8 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Vitamin d-3 level

Service Code: 82306
Performed in an office
120
times performed,
2% of services

12th 10th

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

106
patients got this service, 24% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$4,864an average of $41 per time performed $4,751
an average of $40 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
115
times performed,
2% of services

13th 14th

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

61
patients got this service, 14% of patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$619an average of $5 per time performed $605
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84439
Performed in an office
113
times performed,
2% of services

14th 20th

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

86
patients got this service, 20% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,396an average of $12 per time performed $1,362
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine microalbumin (protein) level

Service Code: 82043
Performed in an office
81
times performed,
1% of services

15th 16th

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

67
patients got this service, 15% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$642an average of $8 per time performed $626
an average of $8 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Coagulation assessment blood test

Service Code: 85730
Performed in an office
73
times performed,
1% of services

16th 21st

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

46
patients got this service, 10% of patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$599an average of $8 per time performed $586
an average of $8 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
69
times performed,
1% of services

17th 13th

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

59
patients got this service, 13% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,738an average of $25 per time performed $1,697
an average of $25 per time performed
medical
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
63
times performed,
0.96% of services

18th 17th

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

44
patients got this service, 10% of patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$306an average of $5 per time performed $299
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Uric acid level, blood

Service Code: 84550
Performed in an office
55
times performed,
0.84% of services

19th 24th

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

34
patients got this service, 8% of patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$340an average of $6 per time performed $201
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cyanocobalamin (vitamin b-12) level

Service Code: 82607
Performed in an office
54
times performed,
0.83% of services

20th 22nd

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

47
patients got this service, 11% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,115an average of $21 per time performed $1,088
an average of $20 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
51
times performed,
0.78% of services

21st 12th

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

38
patients got this service, 9% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$591an average of $12 per time performed $513
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Creatine kinase (cardiac enzyme) level

Service Code: 82550
Performed in an office
47
times performed,
0.72% of services

22nd 29th

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

23
patients got this service, 5% of patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$419an average of $9 per time performed $234
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Measurement c-reactive protein for detection of infection... +

Measurement c-reactive protein for detection of infection or inflammation ×

Service Code: 86140
Performed in an office
47
times performed,
0.72% of services

23rd 28th

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

33
patients got this service, 7% of patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$333an average of $7 per time performed $325
an average of $7 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Phosphate level

Service Code: 84100
Performed in an office
40
times performed,
0.61% of services

24th 48th

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

24
patients got this service, 5% of patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$260an average of $7 per time performed $141
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Total protein level, urine

Service Code: 84156
Performed in an office
40
times performed,
0.61% of services

25th 25th

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

27
patients got this service, 6% of patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$221an average of $6 per time performed $196
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood to screen for colon tumors

Service Code: 82270
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
0.58% of services

26th 67th

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

38
patients got this service, 9% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$187an average of $5 per time performed $165
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Magnesium level

Service Code: 83735
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
0.46% of services

27th 80th

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

21
patients got this service, 5% of patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$275an average of $9 per time performed $269
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Folic acid level

Service Code: 82746
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
0.44% of services

28th 30th

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

24
patients got this service, 5% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$584an average of $20 per time performed $570
an average of $20 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Ferritin (blood protein) level

Service Code: 82728
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.38% of services

29th 41st

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

22
patients got this service, 5% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$466an average of $19 per time performed $456
an average of $18 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Lactate dehydrogenase (enzyme) level

Service Code: 83615
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.38% of services

30th 44th

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

16
patients got this service, 4% of patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$207an average of $8 per time performed $135
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
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
24
times performed,
0.37% of services

31st 26th

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

15
patients got this service, 3% of patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$170an average of $7 per time performed $166
an average of $7 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Smear for parasites

Service Code: 87177
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.37% of services

32nd 75th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$149an average of $6 per time performed $145
an average of $6 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Red blood count, manual test

Service Code: 85044
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.35% of services

33rd 93rd

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

14
patients got this service, 3% of patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$135an average of $6 per time performed $132
an average of $6 per time performed
medical
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
20
times performed,
0.31% of services

34th 33rd

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

18
patients got this service, 4% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$259an average of $13 per time performed $253
an average of $13 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroid hormone, t3 measurement

Service Code: 84481
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.31% of services

35th 67th

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

19
patients got this service, 4% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$464an average of $23 per time performed $453
an average of $23 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood glucose (sugar) level

Service Code: 82947
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.29% of services

36th 36th

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

18
patients got this service, 4% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$102an average of $5 per time performed $97
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Carcinoembryonic antigen (cea) protein level

Service Code: 82378
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.26% of services

37th 38th

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

14
patients got this service, 3% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$442an average of $26 per time performed $431
an average of $25 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron binding capacity

Service Code: 83550
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.26% of services

38th 56th

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

14
patients got this service, 3% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$215an average of $13 per time performed $199
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Amylase (enzyme) level

Service Code: 82150
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.23% of services

39th 60th

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

12
patients got this service, 3% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$133an average of $9 per time performed $130
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron level

Service Code: 83540
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.23% of services

40th 45th

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

13
patients got this service, 3% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$133an average of $9 per time performed $130
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Lipase (fat enzyme) level

Service Code: 83690
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.21% of services

41st 66th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$111an average of $8 per time performed $109
an average of $8 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Parathormone (parathyroid hormone) level

Service Code: 83970
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.21% of services

42nd 43rd

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

14
patients got this service, 3% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$791an average of $57 per time performed $773
an average of $55 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial culture

Service Code: 87070
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.21% of services

43rd 91st

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

12
patients got this service, 3% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$165an average of $12 per time performed $161
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Screening test for autoimmune disorder

Service Code: 86038
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.18% of services

44th 40th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$199an average of $17 per time performed $194
an average of $16 per time performed

Notes: Medicare redacted this data for any services provided to fewer than 11 patients. The contact information listed above is the most current we have for this provider. The services listed on this page may have been delivered at a previous address or as part of a different practice.

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Sources: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, National Plan and Provider Enumeration System, American Medical Association

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