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Naida Mercado

Calle francisco m quinones 23, Sabana grande, P.R., 00637 | (787) 873-2721

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
270
Rank: 44th
out of 568 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
4,538
Rank: 47th
out of 568 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
16.8 This Provider
Avg 12.4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$42.8K
Rank: 64th
out of 568 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$158 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.

Patients saw before

Naida Mercado

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 39 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
802
times performed,
18% of its services

1st 1st

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

264
patients got this service, 98% of its patients
3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$2,406an average of $3 per time performed $2,406
an average of $3 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
455
times performed,
10% of its services

2nd 6th

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

218
patients got this service, 81% of its patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$2,275an average of $5 per time performed $1,820
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
366
times performed,
8% of its services

3rd 4th

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

199
patients got this service, 74% of its patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$7,320an average of $20 per time performed $5,124
an average of $14 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
321
times performed,
7% of its services

4th 9th

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

66
patients got this service, 24% of its patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$2,568an average of $8 per time performed $2,568
an average of $8 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
320
times performed,
7% of its services

5th 3rd

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

184
patients got this service, 68% of its patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$4,800an average of $15 per time performed $3,840
an average of $12 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
294
times performed,
6% of its services

6th 5th

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

170
patients got this service, 63% of its patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$7,056an average of $24 per time performed $7,056
an average of $24 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
264
times performed,
6% of its services

7th 2nd

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

141
patients got this service, 52% of its patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$2,904an average of $11 per time performed $2,904
an average of $11 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: 85027
Performed in an office
233
times performed,
5% of its services

8th 24th

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

149
patients got this service, 55% of its patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$2,097an average of $9 per time performed $2,097
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
215
times performed,
5% of its services

9th 13th

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

138
patients got this service, 51% of its patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$2,580an average of $12 per time performed $1,935
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
206
times performed,
5% of its services

10th 7th

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

117
patients got this service, 43% of its patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$2,884an average of $14 per time performed $2,884
an average of $14 per time performed
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
108
times performed,
2% of its services

11th 16th

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

55
patients got this service, 20% of its patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$540an average of $5 per time performed $540
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial colony count, urine

Service Code: 87086
Performed in an office
97
times performed,
2% of its services

12th 21st

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

66
patients got this service, 24% of its patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$1,164an average of $12 per time performed $1,067
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Liver function blood test panel

Service Code: 80076
Performed in an office
67
times performed,
1% of its services

13th 39th

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

48
patients got this service, 18% of its patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$804an average of $12 per time performed $536
an average of $8 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood glucose (sugar) level

Service Code: 82947
Performed in an office
60
times performed,
1% of its services

14th 25th

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

41
patients got this service, 15% of its patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$360an average of $6 per time performed $240
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
57
times performed,
1% of its services

15th 14th

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

48
patients got this service, 18% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,539an average of $27 per time performed $1,482
an average of $26 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84439
Performed in an office
56
times performed,
1% of its services

16th 20th

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

32
patients got this service, 12% of its patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$728an average of $13 per time performed $728
an average of $13 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Liver enzyme (sgpt), level

Service Code: 84460
Performed in an office
52
times performed,
1% of its services

17th 30th

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

27
patients got this service, 10% of its patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$416an average of $8 per time performed $208
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Uric acid level, blood

Service Code: 84550
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
0.93% of its services

18th 29th

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

28
patients got this service, 10% of its patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$294an average of $7 per time performed $168
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Liver enzyme (sgot), level

Service Code: 84450
Performed in an office
41
times performed,
0.9% of its services

19th 32nd

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

20
patients got this service, 7% of its patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$328an average of $8 per time performed $123
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood

Service Code: 82274
Performed in an office
40
times performed,
0.88% of its services

20th 19th

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

38
patients got this service, 14% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$920an average of $23 per time performed $920
an average of $23 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Evaluation of antimicrobial drug (antibiotic, antifungal,... +

Evaluation of antimicrobial drug (antibiotic, antifungal, antiviral) ×

Service Code: 87181
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
0.79% of its services

21st 84th

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

19
patients got this service, 7% of its patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$252an average of $7 per time performed $252
an average of $7 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84436
Performed in an office
35
times performed,
0.77% of its services

22nd 15th

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

30
patients got this service, 11% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$350an average of $10 per time performed $350
an average of $10 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroid hormone evaluation

Service Code: 84479
Performed in an office
33
times performed,
0.73% of its services

23rd 17th

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

29
patients got this service, 11% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$297an average of $9 per time performed $297
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Kidney function blood test panel

Service Code: 80069
Performed in an office
33
times performed,
0.73% of its services

24th 53rd

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

18
patients got this service, 7% of its patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$429an average of $13 per time performed $297
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
0.71% of its services

25th 11th

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

21
patients got this service, 8% of its patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$192an average of $6 per time performed $192
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cholesterol level

Service Code: 82465
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
0.64% of its services

26th 55th

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

25
patients got this service, 9% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$174an average of $6 per time performed $87
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood

Service Code: 82272
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
0.62% of its services

27th 117th

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

27
patients got this service, 10% of its patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$140an average of $5 per time performed $140
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Creatinine clearance measurement to test for kidney function +

Creatinine clearance measurement to test for kidney function ×

Service Code: 82575
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.57% of its services

28th 27th

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

25
patients got this service, 9% of its patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$364an average of $14 per time performed $338
an average of $13 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Measurement c-reactive protein for detection of infection... +

Measurement c-reactive protein for detection of infection or inflammation ×

Service Code: 86140
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.55% of its services

29th 35th

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

19
patients got this service, 7% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$200an average of $8 per time performed $175
an average of $7 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Coagulation assessment blood test

Service Code: 85730
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.53% of its services

30th 18th

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

19
patients got this service, 7% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$216an average of $9 per time performed $216
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Triglycerides level

Service Code: 84478
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.46% of its services

31st 52nd

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

19
patients got this service, 7% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$168an average of $8 per time performed $84
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Rheumatoid factor analysis

Service Code: 86430
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.42% of its services

32nd 60th

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

15
patients got this service, 6% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$152an average of $8 per time performed $152
an average of $8 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Prostate cancer screening; prostate specific antigen test... +

Prostate cancer screening; prostate specific antigen test (psa) ×

Service Code: G0103
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.37% of its services

33rd 136th

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

17
patients got this service, 6% of its patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$459an average of $27 per time performed $442
an average of $26 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Colorectal cancer screening; fecal occult blood test, imm... +

Colorectal cancer screening; fecal occult blood test, immunoassay, 1-3 simultaneous ×

Service Code: G0328
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.35% of its services

34th Alert

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

16
patients got this service, 6% of its patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$368an average of $23 per time performed $368
an average of $23 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bilirubin level

Service Code: 82248
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.35% of its services

35th 56th

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

15
patients got this service, 6% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$112an average of $7 per time performed $80
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Glutamyltransferase (liver enzyme) level

Service Code: 82977
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.31% of its services

36th 43rd

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

14
patients got this service, 5% of its patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$112an average of $8 per time performed $56
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood creatinine level

Service Code: 82565
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.29% of its services

37th 48th

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

12
patients got this service, 4% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$91an average of $7 per time performed $39
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urea nitrogen level to assess kidney function

Service Code: 84520
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.29% of its services

38th 51st

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

12
patients got this service, 4% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$78an average of $6 per time performed $39
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood to screen for colon tumors

Service Code: 82270
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.26% of its services

39th 57th

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

12
patients got this service, 4% of its patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$60an average of $5 per time performed $60
an average of $5 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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