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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $168 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
485
Rank: 65th
out of 201 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
1,733
Rank: 47th
out of 201 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
3.6 This Provider
Avg 3.3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$93K
Rank: 46th
out of 201 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$192 This Provider
Avg $168

Office Visits

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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.

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Timothy J. Adams
Average for Internal Medicine Providers in Montana

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

BLAIR ERB

RONALD THARP

KEVEN COMER

ALBERT MEIER

ALEXANDER KNAPIK

Organizations

BOZEMAN DEACONESS HEALT...

AMERICAN MEDICAL RESPON...

Patients saw before

Timothy J. Adams

Patients saw after

Individuals

BLAIR ERB

KEVEN COMER

KEVIN DUWE

HEIDI TUTHILL

ALBERT MEIER

Organizations

BOZEMAN DEACONESS HEALT...

AMERICAN MEDICAL RESPON...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 16 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
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
624
times performed,
36% of his services

1st 3rd

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

253
patients got this service, 52% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$101,712an average of $163 per time performed $34,944
an average of $56 per time performed
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
529
times performed,
31% of his services

2nd 5th

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

268
patients got this service, 55% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$50,784an average of $96 per time performed $18,515
an average of $35 per time performed
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
112
times performed,
6% of his services

3rd 31st

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

89
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$6,496an average of $58 per time performed $2,016
an average of $18 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99233
Performed in a facility
87
times performed,
5% of his services

4th 7th

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

53
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$16,704an average of $192 per time performed $6,960
an average of $80 per time performed
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
56
times performed,
3% of his services

5th 8th

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

53
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,512an average of $27 per time performed $336
an average of $6 per time performed
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
53
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 38th

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

53
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$14,734an average of $278 per time performed $8,851
an average of $167 per time performed
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
48
times performed,
3% of his services

7th 55th

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

48
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,776an average of $162 per time performed $5,328
an average of $111 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule +

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule ×

Service Code: 20610
Performed in a facility
44
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 94th

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

16
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$4,356an average of $99 per time performed $1,540
an average of $35 per time performed
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
40
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 20th

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

33
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$10,240an average of $256 per time performed $3,240
an average of $81 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99232
Performed in a facility
39
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 1st

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

31
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$5,304an average of $136 per time performed $2,184
an average of $56 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, 30 minutes or less

Service Code: 99238
Performed in a facility
25
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 14th

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

25
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,325an average of $173 per time performed $1,400
an average of $56 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital observation care discharge

Service Code: 99217
Performed in a facility
18
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 32nd

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

18
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,394an average of $133 per time performed $1,008
an average of $56 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, more than 30 minutes

Service Code: 99239
Performed in a facility
17
times performed,
0.98% of his services

13th 11th

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

17
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,961an average of $233 per time performed $1,411
an average of $83 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99223
Performed in a facility
15
times performed,
0.87% of his services

14th 10th

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

15
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,625an average of $375 per time performed $2,355
an average of $157 per time performed
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
13
times performed,
0.75% of his services

15th 59th

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

13
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,640an average of $280 per time performed $1,170
an average of $90 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Initial preventive physical examination; face-to-face vis... +

Initial preventive physical examination; face-to-face visit, services limited to new beneficiary during the first 12 months of medicare enrollment ×

Service Code: G0402
Performed in a facility
13
times performed,
0.75% of his services

16th 145th

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

13
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,288an average of $176 per time performed $1,612
an average of $124 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 "Internal Medicine." 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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