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PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial blood culture

Service Code: 87040

Total Paid

$1,617,072

Total Times Performed (or Units)

113,016

Rank Among All Services

841

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
16,180 California
11,944 Florida
10,992 Texas
9,665 New York
8,285 New Jersey
5,830 North Carolina
3,592 Ohio
3,575 Pennsylvania
3,363 Illinois
3,314 Tennessee
2,981 Alabama
2,748 Arizona
2,590 Wisconsin
2,579 Georgia
2,568 Washington
2,505 Missouri
2,383 Massachusetts
2,035 Connecticut
1,647 Maryland
1,447 Kansas
1,421 Michigan
1,400 Minnesota
1,318 Colorado
1,061 Indiana
1,020 Hawaii
944 Oklahoma
847 Oregon
599 Virginia
527 Nevada
518 Iowa
489 Louisiana
480 Rhode Island
340 Nebraska
307 New Mexico
236 Kentucky
231 Utah
228 South Dakota
213 West Virginia
199 Arkansas
166 Maine
120 North Dakota
40 Mississippi
37 South Carolina
34 Idaho
18 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
QUALITY HEALTHCARE MANAGEMENT,INC.

Brooklyn, N.Y. 11235

Clinical Laboratory

17%

of this provider's 13,724 patients got this service
3,788

Performed in an office

17%

of this provider's 13,724 patients got this service
1.6
LABORATORY CORPORATION OF AMERICA HOLDINGS

Burlington, N.C. 27215

Clinical Laboratory

0.17%

of this provider's 1,306,778 patients got this service
3,549

Performed in an office

0.17%

of this provider's 1,306,778 patients got this service
1.1
QUEST DIAGNOSTICS CLINICAL LABORATORIES INC

TAMPA, Fla. 33617

Clinical Laboratory

0.28%

of this provider's 627,606 patients got this service
2,976

Performed in an office

0.28%

of this provider's 627,606 patients got this service
1.1
LABORATORY CORPORATION OF AMERICA HOLDINGS

Birmingham, Ala. 35233

Clinical Laboratory

0.22%

of this provider's 669,554 patients got this service
2,685

Performed in an office

0.22%

of this provider's 669,554 patients got this service
1.2
QUEST DIAGNOSTICS INCORPORATED

TETERBORO, N.J. 07608

Clinical Laboratory

0.29%

of this provider's 525,451 patients got this service
2,623

Performed in an office

0.29%

of this provider's 525,451 patients got this service
1.2
ASCEND CLINICAL, LLC

Redwood City, Calif. 94063

Clinical Laboratory

4%

of this provider's 32,706 patients got this service
2,583

Performed in an office

4%

of this provider's 32,706 patients got this service
1.2
LABORATORY CORPORATION OF AMERICA HOLDINGS

Raritan, N.J. 08869

Clinical Laboratory

0.2%

of this provider's 696,585 patients got this service
2,406

Performed in an office

0.2%

of this provider's 696,585 patients got this service
1.1
KAN-DI-KI, LLC

Burbank, Calif. 91504

Clinical Laboratory

2%

of this provider's 71,688 patients got this service
2,404

Performed in an office

2%

of this provider's 71,688 patients got this service
1.3
QUEST DIAGNOSTICS CLINICAL LABORATORIES INC

Tucker, Ga. 30084

Clinical Laboratory

0.24%

of this provider's 557,363 patients got this service
2,346

Performed in an office

0.24%

of this provider's 557,363 patients got this service
1.1
SOLSTAS LAB PARTNERS GROUP, LLC

Greensboro, N.C. 27410

Clinical Laboratory

0.2%

of this provider's 596,770 patients got this service
2,193

Performed in an office

0.2%

of this provider's 596,770 patients got this service
1.1
DIALYSIS CLINIC INC

Nashville, Tenn. 37204

Clinical Laboratory

7%

of this provider's 11,407 patients got this service
2,041

Performed in an office

7%

of this provider's 11,407 patients got this service
1.3
NATIONWIDE LABORATORY SERVICES INC

Fort Lauderdale, Fla. 33309

Clinical Laboratory

5%

of this provider's 17,321 patients got this service
2,025

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 17,321 patients got this service
1.3
CLINICAL PATHOLOGY LABORATORIES, INC.

Austin, Tex. 78754

Clinical Laboratory

0.26%

of this provider's 459,687 patients got this service
1,868

Performed in an office

0.26%

of this provider's 459,687 patients got this service
1.1
LABORATORY CORPORATION OF AMERICA

Dallas, Tex. 75230

Clinical Laboratory

0.3%

of this provider's 337,196 patients got this service
1,823

Performed in an office

0.3%

of this provider's 337,196 patients got this service
1.2
LABORATORY CORPORATION OF AMERICA

TAMPA, Fla. 33607

Clinical Laboratory

0.23%

of this provider's 444,355 patients got this service
1,766

Performed in an office

0.23%

of this provider's 444,355 patients got this service
1.1
SHIEL MEDICAL LABORATORY, INC

Brooklyn, N.Y. 11205

Clinical Laboratory

0.56%

of this provider's 141,534 patients got this service
1,645

Performed in an office

0.56%

of this provider's 141,534 patients got this service
1.5
QUEST DIAGNOSTICS CLINICAL LABORATORIES INC

IRVING, Tex. 75063

Clinical Laboratory

0.25%

of this provider's 390,265 patients got this service
1,635

Performed in an office

0.25%

of this provider's 390,265 patients got this service
1.1
ACULABS INC

East Brunswick, N.J. 08816

Clinical Laboratory

2%

of this provider's 45,787 patients got this service
1,622

Performed in an office

2%

of this provider's 45,787 patients got this service
1.2
LABORATORY CORPORATION OF AMERICA

Houston, Tex. 77040

Clinical Laboratory

0.34%

of this provider's 281,374 patients got this service
1,564

Performed in an office

0.34%

of this provider's 281,374 patients got this service
1.1
LABORATORY CORPORATION OF AMERICA

San Diego, Calif. 92128

Clinical Laboratory

0.27%

of this provider's 372,538 patients got this service
1,561

Performed in an office

0.27%

of this provider's 372,538 patients got this service
1.1
SONORA QUEST LABORATORIES, LLC.

Tempe, Ariz. 85281

Clinical Laboratory

0.25%

of this provider's 279,312 patients got this service
1,479

Performed in an office

0.25%

of this provider's 279,312 patients got this service
1.2
UNILAB CORPORATION

WEST HILLS, Calif. 91304

Clinical Laboratory

0.22%

of this provider's 416,737 patients got this service
1,432

Performed in an office

0.22%

of this provider's 416,737 patients got this service
1.1
PHYSICIAN'S AUTOMATED LABORATORY, INC

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. 93301

Clinical Laboratory

2%

of this provider's 61,705 patients got this service
1,319

Performed in an office

2%

of this provider's 61,705 patients got this service
1.2
LABORATORY CORPORATION OF AMERICA HOLDINGS

Dublin, Ohio 43016

Clinical Laboratory

0.13%

of this provider's 604,319 patients got this service
1,270

Performed in an office

0.13%

of this provider's 604,319 patients got this service
1.1
AMERICAN HEALTH ASSOCIATES INC

Davie, Fla. 33331

Clinical Laboratory

0.8%

of this provider's 59,487 patients got this service
1,241

Performed in an office

0.8%

of this provider's 59,487 patients got this service
1.2
QUEST DIAGNOSTICS CLINICAL LABORATORIES INC

Horsham, Pa. 19044

Clinical Laboratory

0.19%

of this provider's 377,772 patients got this service
1,226

Performed in an office

0.19%

of this provider's 377,772 patients got this service
1.1
SCRIPPS HEALTH

La Jolla, Calif. 92037

Clinical Laboratory

4%

of this provider's 14,387 patients got this service
1,198

Performed in an office

4%

of this provider's 14,387 patients got this service
1.2
A2CL SERVICES, LLC

West Allis, Wis. 53227

Clinical Laboratory

0.32%

of this provider's 177,284 patients got this service
1,188

Performed in an office

0.32%

of this provider's 177,284 patients got this service
1.2
FRANKLIN COCKERILL

Rochester, Minn. 55905

Pathology

0.75%

of this provider's 56,628 patients got this service
1,156

Performed in an office

0.75%

of this provider's 56,628 patients got this service
1.4
MODERN DIAGNOSTIC LABORATORY, INC

Brooklyn, N.Y. 11219

Clinical Laboratory

3%

of this provider's 16,784 patients got this service
1,112

Performed in an office

3%

of this provider's 16,784 patients got this service
1.8

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.