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Hernandez Buitrago & Sons Inc

47 calle baldorioty w, Guayama, P.R., 00784 | (787) 864-3636

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
250
Rank: 54th
out of 568 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
4,059
Rank: 59th
out of 568 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
16.2 This Provider
Avg 12.4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$43K
Rank: 62nd
out of 568 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$172 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

MANUEL ESPINOSA MCCLOSKE

ROBERTO RODRIGUEZ VELEZ

JOSE ACEVEDO

AUSBERTO ALEJANDRO BENITEZ

JEANNINE BADILLO

Organizations

HOSPITAL EPISCOPAL CRIS...

HOSPITAL SANTA ROSA INC

Patients saw before

Hernandez Buitrago & Sons Inc

Patients saw after

Individuals

MANUEL ESPINOSA MCCLOSKE

JOSE ACEVEDO

AUSBERTO ALEJANDRO BENITEZ

ROBERTO RODRIGUEZ VELEZ

GERSON JIMENEZ

Organizations

HOSPITAL EPISCOPAL CRIS...

HOSPITAL SANTA ROSA INC

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 36 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
810
times performed,
20% of its services

1st 1st

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

244
patients got this service, 98% of its patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$2,430an average of $3 per time performed $2,430
an average of $3 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
471
times performed,
12% of its services

2nd 2nd

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

208
patients got this service, 83% of its patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$5,181an average of $11 per time performed $5,181
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: 81001
Performed in an office
388
times performed,
10% of its services

3rd 8th

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

195
patients got this service, 78% of its patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$1,940an average of $5 per time performed $1,552
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
373
times performed,
9% of its services

4th 4th

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

191
patients got this service, 76% of its patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$7,460an average of $20 per time performed $5,595
an average of $15 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
350
times performed,
9% of its services

5th 3rd

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

178
patients got this service, 71% of its patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$5,250an average of $15 per time performed $4,200
an average of $12 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
213
times performed,
5% of its services

6th 5th

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

137
patients got this service, 55% of its patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$5,325an average of $25 per time performed $5,112
an average of $24 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
140
times performed,
3% of its services

7th 7th

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

93
patients got this service, 37% of its patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$1,960an average of $14 per time performed $1,960
an average of $14 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
140
times performed,
3% of its services

8th 11th

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

40
patients got this service, 16% of its patients
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$840an average of $6 per time performed $840
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
126
times performed,
3% of its services

9th 13th

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

89
patients got this service, 36% of its patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,512an average of $12 per time performed $1,260
an average of $10 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Coagulation assessment blood test

Service Code: 85730
Performed in an office
91
times performed,
2% of its services

10th 18th

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

32
patients got this service, 13% of its patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$819an average of $9 per time performed $819
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood glucose (sugar) level

Service Code: 82947
Performed in an office
83
times performed,
2% of its services

11th 25th

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

45
patients got this service, 18% of its patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$498an average of $6 per time performed $415
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Vitamin d-3 level

Service Code: 82306
Performed in an office
75
times performed,
2% of its services

12th 12th

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

51
patients got this service, 20% of its patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$3,150an average of $42 per time performed $3,150
an average of $42 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine microalbumin (protein) level

Service Code: 82043
Performed in an office
71
times performed,
2% of its services

13th 23rd

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

51
patients got this service, 20% of its patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$568an average of $8 per time performed $568
an average of $8 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial urine culture

Service Code: 87088
Performed in an office
69
times performed,
2% of its services

14th 10th

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

50
patients got this service, 20% of its patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$828an average of $12 per time performed $759
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
52
times performed,
1% of its services

15th 14th

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

44
patients got this service, 18% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,404an average of $27 per time performed $1,352
an average of $26 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
52
times performed,
1% of its services

16th 16th

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

36
patients got this service, 14% of its patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$260an average of $5 per time performed $260
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84439
Performed in an office
48
times performed,
1% of its services

17th 20th

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

32
patients got this service, 13% of its patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$624an average of $13 per time performed $624
an average of $13 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Uric acid level, blood

Service Code: 84550
Performed in an office
46
times performed,
1% of its services

18th 29th

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

34
patients got this service, 14% of its patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$322an average of $7 per time performed $184
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84436
Performed in an office
43
times performed,
1% of its services

19th 15th

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

35
patients got this service, 14% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$430an average of $10 per time performed $430
an average of $10 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
42
times performed,
1% of its services

20th 9th

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

17
patients got this service, 7% of its patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$420an average of $10 per time performed $420
an average of $10 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cyanocobalamin (vitamin b-12) level

Service Code: 82607
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
0.94% of its services

21st 22nd

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

32
patients got this service, 13% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$836an average of $22 per time performed $798
an average of $21 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood

Service Code: 82274
Performed in an office
35
times performed,
0.86% of its services

22nd 19th

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

33
patients got this service, 13% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$805an average of $23 per time performed $805
an average of $23 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: 86141
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.76% of its services

23rd 65th

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

24
patients got this service, 10% of its patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$589an average of $19 per time performed $558
an average of $18 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine albumin (protein) level

Service Code: 82042
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
0.71% of its services

24th 42nd

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

25
patients got this service, 10% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$232an average of $8 per time performed $203
an average of $7 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Creatinine level to test for kidney function or muscle in... +

Creatinine level to test for kidney function or muscle injury ×

Service Code: 82570
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
0.69% of its services

25th 38th

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

19
patients got this service, 8% of its patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$224an average of $8 per time performed $196
an average of $7 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
28
times performed,
0.69% of its services

26th 27th

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

24
patients got this service, 10% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$392an average of $14 per time performed $364
an average of $13 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

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

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

Service Code: 87187
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
0.69% of its services

27th Alert

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

24
patients got this service, 10% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$420an average of $15 per time performed $420
an average of $15 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Liver function blood test panel

Service Code: 80076
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.57% of its services

28th 39th

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

19
patients got this service, 8% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$276an average of $12 per time performed $184
an average of $8 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroid hormone evaluation

Service Code: 84479
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.54% of its services

29th 17th

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

19
patients got this service, 8% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$198an average of $9 per time performed $198
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Folic acid level

Service Code: 82746
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.52% of its services

30th 31st

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

17
patients got this service, 7% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$441an average of $21 per time performed $441
an average of $21 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Screening test for autoimmune disorder

Service Code: 86038
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.42% of its services

31st 40th

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

16
patients got this service, 6% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$306an average of $18 per time performed $289
an average of $17 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Amino acid analysis

Service Code: 82131
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.39% of its services

32nd Alert

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

13
patients got this service, 5% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$400an average of $25 per time performed $384
an average of $24 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Vitamin b-6 level

Service Code: 84207
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.39% of its services

33rd 124th

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

13
patients got this service, 5% of its patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$656an average of $41 per time performed $640
an average of $40 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Liver enzyme (sgot), level

Service Code: 84450
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.39% of its services

34th 32nd

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

14
patients got this service, 6% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$128an average of $8 per time performed $64
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Liver enzyme (sgpt), level

Service Code: 84460
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.39% of its services

35th 30th

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

14
patients got this service, 6% of its patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$128an average of $8 per time performed $64
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Vitamin b-1 (thiamine) level

Service Code: 84425
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.3% of its services

36th 121st

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

12
patients got this service, 5% of its patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$372an average of $31 per time performed $360
an average of $30 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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