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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $103 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
965
Rank: 73rd
out of 279 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
2,471
Rank: 90th
out of 279 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
2.6 This Provider
Avg 3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$64K
Rank: 123rd
out of 279 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$66 This Provider
Avg $103

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

JOSEPH BASS

JEREMY FERRIS

JOHN COGGINS

CHAD SISK

ALICE HOPPY

Organizations

WEST GEORGIA MEDICAL CE...

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

Patients saw before

David E. Martin

Patients saw after

Individuals

JOSEPH BASS

JEREMY FERRIS

JOHN COGGINS

CHAD SISK

RICHARD INGRAM

Organizations

WEST GEORGIA MEDICAL CE...

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 14 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
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, inter... +

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, intermediate complexity ×

Service Code: 88305
Performed in a facility
1,332
times performed,
54% of his services

1st 1st

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

736
patients got this service, 76% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$253,080an average of $190 per time performed $35,964
an average of $27 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Special stained specimen slides to identify organisms inc... +

Special stained specimen slides to identify organisms including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 88312
Performed in a facility
268
times performed,
11% of his services

2nd 5th

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

236
patients got this service, 24% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$21,440an average of $80 per time performed $5,092
an average of $19 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Tissue or cell analysis by immunologic technique

Service Code: 88342
Performed in a facility
186
times performed,
8% of his services

3rd 3rd

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

53
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$22,320an average of $120 per time performed $5,952
an average of $32 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, moder... +

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, moderately low complexity ×

Service Code: 88304
Performed in a facility
143
times performed,
6% of his services

4th 8th

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

134
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$21,450an average of $150 per time performed $1,144
an average of $8 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Special stained specimen slides to examine tissue includi... +

Special stained specimen slides to examine tissue including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 88313
Performed in a facility
125
times performed,
5% of his services

5th 7th

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

79
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,625an average of $85 per time performed $1,125
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Preparation of tissue for examination by removing any cal... +

Preparation of tissue for examination by removing any calcium present ×

Service Code: 88311
Performed in a facility
93
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 10th

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

89
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,115an average of $55 per time performed $837
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cell examination of specimen

Service Code: 88112
Performed in a facility
90
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 11th

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

78
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$10,800an average of $120 per time performed $3,780
an average of $42 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, moder... +

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, moderately high complexity ×

Service Code: 88307
Performed in a facility
72
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 4th

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

61
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$20,160an average of $280 per time performed $4,392
an average of $61 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Microscopic genetic analysis of tumor

Service Code: 88360
Performed in a facility
60
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 38th

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

22
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,900an average of $115 per time performed $2,340
an average of $39 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Evaluation of fine needle aspirate with interpretation an... +

Evaluation of fine needle aspirate with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 88173
Performed in a facility
24
times performed,
0.97% of his services

10th 14th

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,040an average of $210 per time performed $1,152
an average of $48 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope

Service Code: 88302
Performed in a facility
23
times performed,
0.93% of his services

11th 39th

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

23
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,070an average of $90 per time performed $115
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue specimen during surgery

Service Code: 88333
Performed in a facility
21
times performed,
0.85% of his services

12th 41st

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,759an average of $179 per time performed $966
an average of $46 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bone marrow, smear interpretation

Service Code: 85097
Performed in a facility
18
times performed,
0.73% of his services

13th 25th

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,520an average of $140 per time performed $648
an average of $36 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cell examination of body fluid

Service Code: 88104
Performed in a facility
16
times performed,
0.65% of his services

14th 48th

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,280an average of $80 per time performed $336
an average of $21 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 "Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology." 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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