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HERNANDEZ BUITRAGO & SONS INC

47 CALLE BALDORIOTY W , GUAYAMA, PR, 00784 | (787) 864-3636

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $175 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 16 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
194
Rank: 71st
out of 536 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
3,712
Rank: 61st
out of 536 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
19.1 This Provider
Avg 15.8
Total Paid
by Medicare
$38.9K
Rank: 67th
out of 536 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$201 This Provider
Avg $175

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 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

ROBERTO RODRIGUEZ VELEZ

MANUEL ESPINOSA MCCLOSKEY

JEANNINE BADILLO

JOEL DE JESUS

JOSE ANGLERO RAMOS

Organizations

HOSPITAL EPISCOPAL SAN ...

HOSPITAL SANTA ROSA INC

Patients saw before

HERNANDEZ BUITRAGO & SONS INC

Patients saw after

Individuals

AUSBERTO ALEJANDRO BENITEZ

ROBERTO RODRIGUEZ VELEZ

JOSE ACEVEDO

MANUEL ESPINOSA MCCLOSKEY

HERIBERTO MARTINEZ LEBRON

Organizations

HOSPITAL EPISCOPAL SAN ...

HOSPITAL SANTA ROSA INC

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 127 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
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
646
times performed,
17% of services

1st 1st

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

188
patients got this service, 97% of patients
3.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$2,048an average of $3 per time performed $1,899
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
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
409
times performed,
11% of services

2nd 2nd

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

176
patients got this service, 91% of patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$4,642an average of $11 per time performed $4,254
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope +

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope ×

Service Code: 81001
Performed in an office
321
times performed,
9% of services

3rd 8th

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

154
patients got this service, 79% of patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$1,486an average of $5 per time performed $1,358
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
314
times performed,
8% of services

4th 4th

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

159
patients got this service, 82% of patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$6,145an average of $20 per time performed $4,377
an average of $14 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
280
times performed,
8% of services

5th 3rd

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

144
patients got this service, 74% of patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$4,323an average of $15 per time performed $3,144
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
214
times performed,
6% of services

6th 5th

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

116
patients got this service, 60% of patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$5,249an average of $25 per time performed $4,809
an average of $22 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
137
times performed,
4% of services

7th 12th

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

78
patients got this service, 40% of patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,693an average of $12 per time performed $1,271
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
136
times performed,
4% of services

8th 7th

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

85
patients got this service, 44% of patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$1,927an average of $14 per time performed $1,765
an average of $13 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
96
times performed,
3% of services

9th 14th

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

35
patients got this service, 18% of patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$551an average of $6 per time performed $505
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Vitamin d-3 level

Service Code: 82306
Performed in an office
80
times performed,
2% of services

10th 10th

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

50
patients got this service, 26% of patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$3,392an average of $42 per time performed $3,167
an average of $40 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine microalbumin (protein) level

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

11th 16th

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

47
patients got this service, 24% of patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$600an average of $8 per time performed $549
an average of $8 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Coagulation assessment blood test

Service Code: 85730
Performed in an office
69
times performed,
2% of services

12th 21st

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

34
patients got this service, 18% of patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$604an average of $9 per time performed $554
an average of $8 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial urine culture

Service Code: 87088
Performed in an office
61
times performed,
2% of services

13th 11th

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

46
patients got this service, 24% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$721an average of $12 per time performed $661
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial colony count, urine

Service Code: 87086
Performed in an office
53
times performed,
1% of services

14th 23rd

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

43
patients got this service, 22% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$625an average of $12 per time performed $572
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
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
49
times performed,
1% of services

15th 17th

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

30
patients got this service, 15% of patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$254an average of $5 per time performed $232
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
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
49
times performed,
1% of services

16th 9th

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

23
patients got this service, 12% of patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$468an average of $10 per time performed $459
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
46
times performed,
1% of services

17th 13th

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

41
patients got this service, 21% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,235an average of $27 per time performed $1,131
an average of $25 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84439
Performed in an office
45
times performed,
1% of services

18th 20th

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

30
patients got this service, 15% of patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$593an average of $13 per time performed $542
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Uric acid level, blood

Service Code: 84550
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
1% of services

19th 24th

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

32
patients got this service, 16% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$277an average of $7 per time performed $152
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood glucose (sugar) level

Service Code: 82947
Performed in an office
41
times performed,
1% of services

20th 36th

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

18
patients got this service, 9% of patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$235an average of $6 per time performed $205
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Liver function blood test panel

Service Code: 80076
Performed in an office
33
times performed,
0.89% of services

21st 42nd

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

27
patients got this service, 14% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$394an average of $12 per time performed $265
an average of $8 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood

Service Code: 82274
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
0.75% of services

22nd 18th

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

25
patients got this service, 13% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$650an average of $23 per time performed $596
an average of $21 per time performed
medical
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,
0.75% of services

23rd 26th

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

16
patients got this service, 8% of patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$212an average of $8 per time performed $194
an average of $7 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84436
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.65% of services

24th 15th

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

22
patients got this service, 11% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$241an average of $10 per time performed $220
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cyanocobalamin (vitamin b-12) level

Service Code: 82607
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.54% of services

25th 22nd

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

16
patients got this service, 8% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$440an average of $22 per time performed $403
an average of $20 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine albumin (protein) level

Service Code: 82042
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.46% of services

26th 51st

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

15
patients got this service, 8% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$129an average of $8 per time performed $118
an average of $7 per time performed
medical
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
13
times performed,
0.35% of services

27th 33rd

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

12
patients got this service, 6% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$179an average of $14 per time performed $164
an average of $13 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroid hormone evaluation

Service Code: 84479
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.32% of services

28th 19th

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

12
patients got this service, 6% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$113an average of $9 per time performed $104
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood glucose (sugar) tolerance test

Service Code: 82951
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.3% of services

29th 112th

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

11
patients got this service, 6% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$207an average of $19 per time performed $189
an average of $17 per time performed

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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