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LABORATORIO CLINICO MEDINA INC.

CALLE JUAN R. GARZOT #43, NAGUABO, PR, 00718 | (787) 874-2802

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
164
Rank: 89th
out of 536 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
2,822
Rank: 89th
out of 536 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
17.2 This Provider
Avg 15.8
Total Paid
by Medicare
$31K
Rank: 92nd
out of 536 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$189 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

EDUARDO HERNANDEZ

HARRY NEGRON JUDICE

CARLOS NASSAR

JOSE NASSAR

JOSE VALLE-OLIVERAS

Organizations

RYDER MEMORIAL HOSPITAL...

Patients saw before

LABORATORIO CLINICO MEDINA INC.

Patients saw after

Individuals

EDUARDO HERNANDEZ

JOSE NASSAR

HARRY NEGRON JUDICE

CARLOS NASSAR

JOSE VALLE-OLIVERAS

Organizations

RYDER MEMORIAL HOSPITAL...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 108 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
484
times performed,
17% of services

1st 1st

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

159
patients got this service, 97% of patients
3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$1,433an average of $3 per time performed $1,404
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
308
times performed,
11% of services

2nd 2nd

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

144
patients got this service, 88% of patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$3,262an average of $11 per time performed $3,166
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
268
times performed,
9% of services

3rd 3rd

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

130
patients got this service, 79% of patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$3,865an average of $14 per time performed $3,058
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: 81001
Performed in an office
267
times performed,
9% of services

4th 8th

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

132
patients got this service, 80% of patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$1,151an average of $4 per time performed $1,116
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
245
times performed,
9% of services

5th 4th

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

132
patients got this service, 80% of patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$4,584an average of $19 per time performed $3,408
an average of $14 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
154
times performed,
5% of services

6th 5th

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

103
patients got this service, 63% of patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$3,536an average of $23 per time performed $3,425
an average of $22 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
114
times performed,
4% of services

7th 7th

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

77
patients got this service, 47% of patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$1,547an average of $14 per time performed $1,480
an average of $13 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84436
Performed in an office
66
times performed,
2% of services

8th 15th

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

53
patients got this service, 32% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$621an average of $9 per time performed $601
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroid hormone evaluation

Service Code: 84479
Performed in an office
66
times performed,
2% of services

9th 19th

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

53
patients got this service, 32% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$585an average of $9 per time performed $566
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
60
times performed,
2% of services

10th 12th

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

42
patients got this service, 26% of patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$710an average of $12 per time performed $524
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Albumin (protein) level related to restricted heart blood... +

Albumin (protein) level related to restricted heart blood flow ×

Service Code: 82045
Performed in an office
58
times performed,
2% of services

11th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

47
patients got this service, 29% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,689an average of $46 per time performed $2,601
an average of $45 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
51
times performed,
2% of services

12th 14th

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

23
patients got this service, 14% of patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$280an average of $5 per time performed $268
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial urine culture

Service Code: 87088
Performed in an office
48
times performed,
2% of services

13th 11th

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

28
patients got this service, 17% of patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$542an average of $11 per time performed $520
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
46
times performed,
2% of services

14th 13th

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

31
patients got this service, 19% of patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,182an average of $26 per time performed $1,131
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
39
times performed,
1% of services

15th 17th

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

24
patients got this service, 15% of patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$193an average of $5 per time performed $185
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Vitamin d-3 level

Service Code: 82306
Performed in an office
37
times performed,
1% of services

16th 10th

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

28
patients got this service, 17% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,530an average of $41 per time performed $1,465
an average of $40 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cyanocobalamin (vitamin b-12) level

Service Code: 82607
Performed in an office
35
times performed,
1% of services

17th 22nd

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

26
patients got this service, 16% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$737an average of $21 per time performed $705
an average of $20 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood

Service Code: 82274
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
1% of services

18th 18th

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

34
patients got this service, 21% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$753an average of $22 per time performed $722
an average of $21 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Coagulation assessment blood test

Service Code: 85730
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
1% of services

19th 21st

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

23
patients got this service, 14% of patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$285an average of $8 per time performed $273
an average of $8 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84439
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
1% of services

20th 20th

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

23
patients got this service, 14% of patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$392an average of $12 per time performed $381
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
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
24
times performed,
0.85% of services

21st 9th

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

12
patients got this service, 7% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$230an average of $10 per time performed $226
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Liver enzyme (sgot), level

Service Code: 84450
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.78% of services

22nd 35th

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

15
patients got this service, 9% of patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$159an average of $7 per time performed $79
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Liver enzyme (sgpt), level

Service Code: 84460
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.78% of services

23rd 34th

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

15
patients got this service, 9% of patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$163an average of $7 per time performed $81
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood creatinine level

Service Code: 82565
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.53% of services

24th 50th

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

11
patients got this service, 7% of patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$107an average of $7 per time performed $70
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Uric acid level, blood

Service Code: 84550
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.53% of services

25th 24th

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

13
patients got this service, 8% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$95an average of $6 per time performed $62
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Folic acid level

Service Code: 82746
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.5% of services

26th 30th

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

13
patients got this service, 8% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$288an average of $21 per time performed $275
an average of $20 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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