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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $170 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
985
Rank: 5th
out of 168 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
2,417
Rank: 27th
out of 168 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
2.5 This Provider
Avg 3.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$81.2K
Rank: 55th
out of 168 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$82 This Provider
Avg $170

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 her 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

PATRICK MCDONNELL

WILLIAM BENEDETTO

RICHARD FRIEDMAN

MICHAEL HENSON

ANDERS ENGDAHL

Organizations

KALISPELL REGIONAL MEDI...

HEALTHCENTER NORTHWEST LLC

Patients saw before

SARAH ROBINSON MD

Patients saw after

Individuals

PETER HUMPHREY

HUGH CECIL

WILLIAM BENEDETTO

PATRICK MCDONNELL

MICHAEL HENSON

Organizations

KALISPELL REGIONAL MEDI...

HEALTHCENTER NORTHWEST LLC

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 53 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
MEDICINE

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads w... +

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93010
Performed in a facility
926
times performed,
38% of her services

1st 6th

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

730
patients got this service, 74% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$23,733an average of $26 per time performed $5,815
an average of $6 per time performed
medical
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 a facility
464
times performed,
19% of her services

2nd 4th

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

209
patients got this service, 21% of her patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$23,543an average of $51 per time performed $16,444
an average of $35 per time performed
medical
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 a facility
348
times performed,
14% of her services

3rd 1st

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

179
patients got this service, 18% of her patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$27,252an average of $78 per time performed $20,062
an average of $58 per time performed
medical
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 a facility
180
times performed,
7% of her services

4th 18th

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

180
patients got this service, 18% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$41,699an average of $232 per time performed $20,065
an average of $111 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 2-14 skin growths

Service Code: 17003
Performed in a facility
85
times performed,
4% of her services

5th 14th

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

23
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$425an average of $5 per time performed $157
an average of $2 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Cervical or vaginal cancer screening; pelvic and clinical... +

Cervical or vaginal cancer screening; pelvic and clinical breast examination ×

Service Code: G0101
Performed in a facility
51
times performed,
2% of her services

6th 85th

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

51
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,428an average of $28 per time performed $1,387
an average of $27 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in a facility
39
times performed,
2% of her services

7th 34th

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

34
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$2,262an average of $58 per time performed $1,375
an average of $35 per time performed
medical
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 a facility
31
times performed,
1% of her services

8th 27th

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

28
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$785an average of $25 per time performed $495
an average of $16 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 4... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 45 minutes ×

Service Code: 99204
Performed in a facility
26
times performed,
1% of her services

9th 43rd

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

26
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,380an average of $130 per time performed $1,875
an average of $72 per time performed
medical
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 a facility
25
times performed,
1% of her services

10th 16th

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

21
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,755an average of $110 per time performed $2,075
an average of $83 per time performed
medical
AUDITORY SYSTEM

Removal of impact ear wax, one ear

Service Code: 69210
Performed in a facility
22
times performed,
0.91% of her services

11th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

19
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$759an average of $35 per time performed $521
an average of $24 per time performed
medical
NA

Transitional care management services, moderately complex... +

Transitional care management services, moderately complexity, requiring face-to-face visits within 14 days of discharge ×

Service Code: 99495
Performed in a facility
20
times performed,
0.83% of her services

12th 107th

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,720an average of $136 per time performed $1,713
an average of $86 per time performed
medical
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 a facility
19
times performed,
0.79% of her services

13th 30th

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

19
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,650an average of $350 per time performed $3,180
an average of $167 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Prostate cancer screening; digital rectal examination

Service Code: G0102
Performed in a facility
13
times performed,
0.54% of her services

14th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$546an average of $42 per time performed $64
an average of $5 per time performed

Office Visits

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.

Hover over each slice to see percentage breakdown.

Sarah Robinson
Average for Internal Medicine Providers in Montana

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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