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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $134 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 12 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
56
Rank: 335th
out of 568 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
772
Rank: 308th
out of 568 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
13.8 This Provider
Avg 12.4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$7,726
Rank: 321st
out of 568 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$138 This Provider
Avg $134

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

ELIER RAMOS MERCADO

Organizations

HOSPICIO LA PAZ INC

Patients saw before

Omayra Velez Perez

Patients saw after

None Available

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 13 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
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
165
times performed,
21% of her services

1st 1st

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

54
patients got this service, 96% of her patients
3.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$495an average of $3 per time performed $495
an average of $3 per time performed
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
128
times performed,
17% of her services

2nd 9th

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

25
patients got this service, 45% of her patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$1,152an average of $9 per time performed $1,152
an average of $9 per time performed
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
107
times performed,
14% of her services

3rd 2nd

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

44
patients got this service, 79% of her patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$1,177an average of $11 per time performed $1,177
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
76
times performed,
10% of her services

4th 3rd

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

41
patients got this service, 73% of her patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$988an average of $13 per time performed $836
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope +

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope ×

Service Code: 81000
Performed in an office
71
times performed,
9% of her services

5th 6th

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

44
patients got this service, 79% of her patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$284an average of $4 per time performed $284
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
64
times performed,
8% of her services

6th 4th

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

39
patients got this service, 70% of her patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$1,216an average of $19 per time performed $1,024
an average of $16 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
33
times performed,
4% of her services

7th 5th

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

24
patients got this service, 43% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$792an average of $24 per time performed $759
an average of $23 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
3% of her services

8th 7th

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

20
patients got this service, 36% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$378an average of $14 per time performed $378
an average of $14 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
3% of her services

9th 13th

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

15
patients got this service, 27% of her patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$234an average of $9 per time performed $208
an average of $8 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
3% of her services

10th 14th

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

21
patients got this service, 38% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$676an average of $26 per time performed $676
an average of $26 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84436
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
2% of her services

11th 15th

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

13
patients got this service, 23% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$170an average of $10 per time performed $170
an average of $10 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood

Service Code: 82274
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
2% of her services

12th 19th

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

13
patients got this service, 23% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$352an average of $22 per time performed $352
an average of $22 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroid hormone evaluation

Service Code: 84479
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
2% of her services

13th 17th

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

13
patients got this service, 23% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$144an average of $9 per time performed $144
an average of $9 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 "Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory." 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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