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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $385 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
134
Rank: 71st
out of 98 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
637
Rank: 64th
out of 98 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
4.8 This Provider
Avg 4.7
Total Paid
by Medicare
$39.2K
Rank: 72nd
out of 98 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$293 This Provider
Avg $385

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 his 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

SHANE MCGONEGLE

JASON SALBER

Organizations

SAINT ALPHONSUS REGIONA...

ST LUKES REGIONAL MEDIC...

Patients saw before

WILLIAM LINDNER M.D.

Patients saw after

Individuals

SHANE MCGONEGLE

Organizations

SAINT ALPHONSUS REGIONA...

ST LUKES REGIONAL MEDIC...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 57 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
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
80
times performed,
13% of his services

1st 6th

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

52
patients got this service, 39% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$4,250an average of $53 per time performed $3,015
an average of $38 per time performed
medical
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
70
times performed,
11% of his services

2nd 12th

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

48
patients got this service, 36% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$5,090an average of $73 per time performed $2,421
an average of $35 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of shoulder, minimum of 2 views

Service Code: 73030
Performed in a facility
64
times performed,
10% of his services

3rd 31st

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

51
patients got this service, 38% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,920an average of $30 per time performed $442
an average of $7 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
36
times performed,
6% of his services

4th 10th

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

28
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$900an average of $25 per time performed $680
an average of $19 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 3... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 30 minutes ×

Service Code: 99203
Performed in a facility
26
times performed,
4% of his services

5th 17th

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

26
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,120an average of $120 per time performed $1,483
an average of $57 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
26
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 26th

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

25
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,094an average of $119 per time performed $1,405
an average of $54 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 an office
23
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 3rd

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

20
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$4,083an average of $178 per time performed $654
an average of $28 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Shaving of shoulder bone using an endoscope

Service Code: 29826
Performed in a facility
22
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 36th

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

22
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$17,120an average of $778 per time performed $2,595
an average of $118 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of shoulder, minimum of 2 views

Service Code: 73030
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 13th

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

16
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$2,469an average of $137 per time performed $223
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Partial removal of collar bone at shoulder using an endos... +

Partial removal of collar bone at shoulder using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 29824
Performed in a facility
16
times performed,
3% of his services

10th 59th

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

16
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$45,479an average of $2,842 per time performed $3,980
an average of $249 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Repair of shoulder rotator cuff using an endoscope

Service Code: 29827
Performed in a facility
14
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 51st

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

14
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$58,015an average of $4,144 per time performed $10,345
an average of $739 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
13
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 49th

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

13
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,003an average of $231 per time performed $946
an average of $73 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.

William C Lindner
Average for Orthopaedic Surgery Providers in Idaho

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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