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PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061

Total Paid

$302,948,825

Total Times Performed (or Units)

20,638,700

Rank Among All Services

16

Includes both office and facility visits.

Top States

Below are the top states in which this service was billed. Click a state for top providers there.


Times Performed State
2,144,819 Florida
1,964,118 Texas
1,838,919 California
1,666,432 North Carolina
1,535,045 New Jersey
1,089,320 New York
880,843 Ohio
688,474 Georgia
662,656 Pennsylvania
659,030 Alabama
554,645 Illinois
531,322 Tennessee
480,510 Arizona
426,644 Michigan
411,888 Virginia
363,569 Maryland
362,511 Missouri
356,852 Massachusetts
341,009 Wisconsin
339,380 Kansas
328,179 Washington
268,926 Indiana
244,507 Connecticut
223,291 Oklahoma
217,466 South Carolina
181,077 Kentucky
169,953 Colorado
153,902 Arkansas
151,638 Louisiana
149,331 Mississippi
142,800 Oregon
125,282 Iowa
121,207 Hawaii
115,010 Minnesota
102,386 Puerto Rico
99,890 Nevada
91,018 West Virginia
89,223 Nebraska
58,803 Maine
48,112 New Mexico
46,793 Utah
45,479 South Dakota
45,194 Rhode Island
30,142 North Dakota
26,248 Idaho
16,539 Montana
13,792 New Hampshire
7,545 Vermont
7,244 Virgin Islands
7,062 Wyoming
4,423 Washington, DC
3,711 Delaware
3,001 Alaska
1,540 Guam

Top Providers

Below are the top 30 providers who performed this service most often. A provider’s name may appear twice on this list if he/she performs this service in both an office setting and in a facility. Medicare reimburses differently based on place of service and breaks the data out accordingly. Sorting is limited to the top 30 overall providers.


Provider Name Times Performed (or Units) % of Patients Unique Visits Per Patient
LABORATORY CORPORATION OF AMERICA HOLDINGS

Burlington, N.C. 27215

Clinical Laboratory

40%

of this provider's 1,306,778 patients got this service
777,399

Performed in an office

40%

of this provider's 1,306,778 patients got this service
1.5
LABORATORY CORPORATION OF AMERICA HOLDINGS

Raritan, N.J. 08869

Clinical Laboratory

54%

of this provider's 696,585 patients got this service
559,453

Performed in an office

54%

of this provider's 696,585 patients got this service
1.5
QUEST DIAGNOSTICS CLINICAL LABORATORIES INC

TAMPA, Fla. 33617

Clinical Laboratory

49%

of this provider's 627,606 patients got this service
480,990

Performed in an office

49%

of this provider's 627,606 patients got this service
1.6
QUEST DIAGNOSTICS INCORPORATED

TETERBORO, N.J. 07608

Clinical Laboratory

55%

of this provider's 525,451 patients got this service
462,678

Performed in an office

55%

of this provider's 525,451 patients got this service
1.6
SOLSTAS LAB PARTNERS GROUP, LLC

Greensboro, N.C. 27410

Clinical Laboratory

48%

of this provider's 596,770 patients got this service
439,740

Performed in an office

48%

of this provider's 596,770 patients got this service
1.5
LABORATORY CORPORATION OF AMERICA HOLDINGS

Birmingham, Ala. 35233

Clinical Laboratory

44%

of this provider's 669,554 patients got this service
427,792

Performed in an office

44%

of this provider's 669,554 patients got this service
1.5
LABORATORY CORPORATION OF AMERICA HOLDINGS

Dublin, Ohio 43016

Clinical Laboratory

48%

of this provider's 604,319 patients got this service
417,205

Performed in an office

48%

of this provider's 604,319 patients got this service
1.4
QUEST DIAGNOSTICS CLINICAL LABORATORIES INC

Tucker, Ga. 30084

Clinical Laboratory

46%

of this provider's 557,363 patients got this service
380,897

Performed in an office

46%

of this provider's 557,363 patients got this service
1.5
QUEST DIAGNOSTICS CLINICAL LABORATORIES INC

Horsham, Pa. 19044

Clinical Laboratory

57%

of this provider's 377,772 patients got this service
316,295

Performed in an office

57%

of this provider's 377,772 patients got this service
1.5
CLINICAL PATHOLOGY LABORATORIES, INC.

Austin, Tex. 78754

Clinical Laboratory

47%

of this provider's 459,687 patients got this service
313,928

Performed in an office

47%

of this provider's 459,687 patients got this service
1.4
LABORATORY CORPORATION OF AMERICA

TAMPA, Fla. 33607

Clinical Laboratory

44%

of this provider's 444,355 patients got this service
304,851

Performed in an office

44%

of this provider's 444,355 patients got this service
1.5
UNILAB CORPORATION

WEST HILLS, Calif. 91304

Clinical Laboratory

50%

of this provider's 416,737 patients got this service
299,862

Performed in an office

50%

of this provider's 416,737 patients got this service
1.4
LABORATORY CORPORATION OF AMERICA

San Diego, Calif. 92128

Clinical Laboratory

52%

of this provider's 372,538 patients got this service
276,736

Performed in an office

52%

of this provider's 372,538 patients got this service
1.4
QUEST DIAGNOSTICS CLINICAL LABORATORIES INC

IRVING, Tex. 75063

Clinical Laboratory

42%

of this provider's 390,265 patients got this service
232,767

Performed in an office

42%

of this provider's 390,265 patients got this service
1.4
QUEST DIAGNOSTICS INCORPORATED MD

Baltimore, Md. 21227

Clinical Laboratory

52%

of this provider's 289,568 patients got this service
221,056

Performed in an office

52%

of this provider's 289,568 patients got this service
1.5
LABORATORY CORPORATION OF AMERICA

Houston, Tex. 77040

Clinical Laboratory

51%

of this provider's 281,374 patients got this service
215,346

Performed in an office

51%

of this provider's 281,374 patients got this service
1.5
SONORA QUEST LABORATORIES, LLC.

Tempe, Ariz. 85281

Clinical Laboratory

53%

of this provider's 279,312 patients got this service
213,143

Performed in an office

53%

of this provider's 279,312 patients got this service
1.4
LABORATORY CORPORATION OF AMERICA

Dallas, Tex. 75230

Clinical Laboratory

45%

of this provider's 337,196 patients got this service
211,183

Performed in an office

45%

of this provider's 337,196 patients got this service
1.4
UNILAB CORPORATION

SACRAMENTO, Calif. 95834

Clinical Laboratory

53%

of this provider's 288,243 patients got this service
208,619

Performed in an office

53%

of this provider's 288,243 patients got this service
1.4
QUEST DIAGNOSTICS CLINICAL LABORATORIES INC

MIRAMAR, Fla. 33025

Clinical Laboratory

55%

of this provider's 228,036 patients got this service
205,003

Performed in an office

55%

of this provider's 228,036 patients got this service
1.6
LABONE INC

LENEXA, Kan. 66219

Clinical Laboratory

41%

of this provider's 353,206 patients got this service
202,690

Performed in an office

41%

of this provider's 353,206 patients got this service
1.4
BIO-REFERENCE LABORATORIES, INC.

Elmwood Park, N.J. 07407

Clinical Laboratory

36%

of this provider's 326,629 patients got this service
188,200

Performed in an office

36%

of this provider's 326,629 patients got this service
1.6
QUEST DIAGNOSTICS LLC IL

WOOD DALE, Ill. 60191

Clinical Laboratory

48%

of this provider's 278,294 patients got this service
181,857

Performed in an office

48%

of this provider's 278,294 patients got this service
1.4
QUEST DIAGNOSTICS CLINICAL LABORATORIES INC

Houston, Tex. 77072

Clinical Laboratory

51%

of this provider's 247,005 patients got this service
178,488

Performed in an office

51%

of this provider's 247,005 patients got this service
1.4
QUEST DIAGNOSTICS INCORPORATED MI

Auburn Hills, Mich. 48326

Clinical Laboratory

48%

of this provider's 231,681 patients got this service
159,465

Performed in an office

48%

of this provider's 231,681 patients got this service
1.4
LABORATORY CORPORTION OF AMERICA

Phoenix, Ariz. 85040

Clinical Laboratory

47%

of this provider's 232,979 patients got this service
150,304

Performed in an office

47%

of this provider's 232,979 patients got this service
1.4
MEMPHIS PATHOLOGY LABORATORY

Memphis, Tenn. 38134

Clinical Laboratory

47%

of this provider's 200,728 patients got this service
134,875

Performed in an office

47%

of this provider's 200,728 patients got this service
1.4
SHIEL MEDICAL LABORATORY, INC

Brooklyn, N.Y. 11205

Clinical Laboratory

55%

of this provider's 141,534 patients got this service
134,849

Performed in an office

55%

of this provider's 141,534 patients got this service
1.7
A2CL SERVICES, LLC

West Allis, Wis. 53227

Clinical Laboratory

52%

of this provider's 177,284 patients got this service
131,626

Performed in an office

52%

of this provider's 177,284 patients got this service
1.4
QUEST DIAGNOSTICS LLC

WALLINGFORD, Conn. 06492

Clinical Laboratory

55%

of this provider's 159,845 patients got this service
131,064

Performed in an office

55%

of this provider's 159,845 patients got this service
1.5

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.