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SAN LUIS AMBULANCE SERVICE, INC.

3546 S HIGUERA ST , SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA, 93401 | (805) 543-2626

Transportation Services, Land Transport

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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $1,076 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 33 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
4,652
Rank: 14th
out of 168 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
89,387
Rank: 19th
out of 168 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
19.2 This Provider
Avg 33
Total Paid
by Medicare
$3.13M
Rank: 17th
out of 168 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$673 This Provider
Avg $1,076

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 within 30 days before or after this provider in 2014.

Individuals

DANIEL SHIN

DAVID TUTTLE

ELIZABETH VOGLER

JAMES CARTLAND

ERIK OLSON

Organizations

TWIN CITIES COMMUNITY H...

DIGNITY HEALTH

Patients saw before

SAN LUIS AMBULANCE SERVICE, INC.

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 7 different services in 2014

All Services

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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
TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

Ground mileage, per statute mile

Service Code: A0425
Performed in a facility
81,065
times performed,
91% of services

1st 1st

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

4,646
patients got this service, 100% of patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$3,095,872an average of $38 per time performed $479,094
an average of $6 per time performed
medical
TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

Ambulance service, advanced life support, emergency trans... +

Ambulance service, advanced life support, emergency transport, level 1 (als1-emergency) ×

Service Code: A0427
Performed in a facility
6,121
times performed,
7% of services

2nd 3rd

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

4,057
patients got this service, 87% of patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$14,246,689an average of $2,328 per time performed $2,108,868
an average of $345 per time performed
medical
TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

Ambulance service, basic life support, non-emergency tran... +

Ambulance service, basic life support, non-emergency transport, (bls) ×

Service Code: A0428
Performed in a facility
1,176
times performed,
1% of services

3rd 2nd

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

921
patients got this service, 20% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$2,737,505an average of $2,328 per time performed $216,384
an average of $184 per time performed
medical
TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

Ambulance service, basic life support, emergency transpor... +

Ambulance service, basic life support, emergency transport (bls-emergency) ×

Service Code: A0429
Performed in a facility
891
times performed,
1% of services

4th 4th

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

754
patients got this service, 16% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$2,078,284an average of $2,333 per time performed $257,633
an average of $289 per time performed
medical
TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

Specialty care transport (sct)

Service Code: A0434
Performed in a facility
72
times performed,
0.08% of services

5th 6th

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

70
patients got this service, 2% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$276,579an average of $3,841 per time performed $43,385
an average of $603 per time performed
medical
TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

Advanced life support, level 2 (als 2)

Service Code: A0433
Performed in a facility
48
times performed,
0.05% of services

6th 7th

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

48
patients got this service, 1% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$112,116an average of $2,336 per time performed $23,810
an average of $496 per time performed
medical
TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

Ambulance service, advanced life support, non-emergency t... +

Ambulance service, advanced life support, non-emergency transport, level 1 (als 1) ×

Service Code: A0426
Performed in a facility
14
times performed,
0.02% of services

7th 5th

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

14
patients got this service, 0.3% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$32,309an average of $2,308 per time performed $3,112
an average of $222 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

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.

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