Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Culture for acid-fast bacilli

Service Code: 87116, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$1,884.10

Total Times Performed (or Units)

29,074

Rank Among All Services

1,431

Includes both office and facility visits.

Services by State

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


Times Performed State
5,064 California
3,834 Florida
2,803 New Jersey
2,572 Texas
2,444 North Carolina
1,199 Arizona
833 New York
826 Hawaii
793 Minnesota
686 Ohio
638 Kansas
606 Washington
599 Georgia
556 Tennessee
540 Nevada
520 Wisconsin
478 Alabama
419 Oregon
403 Pennsylvania
354 Virginia
316 Oklahoma
280 Indiana
244 Massachusetts
242 Mississippi
241 Illinois
194 Connecticut
194 Arkansas
176 Iowa
112 Maine
112 Missouri
110 Rhode Island
105 Colorado
103 Louisiana
87 Maryland
84 Nebraska
79 South Dakota
70 Kentucky
59 New Mexico
29 North Dakota
27 Utah
25 Michigan

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

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.09%

of this provider's 1,491,360 patients got this service
2,037

Performed in an office

0.09%

of this provider's 1,491,360 patients got this service
1.4
QUEST DIAGNOSTICS CLINICAL LABORATORIES INC

TAMPA, Fla. 33617

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.14%

of this provider's 701,126 patients got this service
1,379

Performed in an office

0.14%

of this provider's 701,126 patients got this service
1.3
LABORATORY CORPORATION OF AMERICA

DALLAS, Tex. 75230

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.21%

of this provider's 426,714 patients got this service
1,282

Performed in an office

0.21%

of this provider's 426,714 patients got this service
1.4
UNILAB CORPORATION

WEST HILLS, Calif. 91304

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.14%

of this provider's 485,682 patients got this service
1,171

Performed in an office

0.14%

of this provider's 485,682 patients got this service
1.5
QUEST DIAGNOSTICS INCORPORATED

TETERBORO, N.J. 07608

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.12%

of this provider's 448,515 patients got this service
1,107

Performed in an office

0.12%

of this provider's 448,515 patients got this service
1.6
SONORA QUEST LABORATORIES, LLC.

TEMPE, Ariz. 85281

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.23%

of this provider's 317,090 patients got this service
1,034

Performed in an office

0.23%

of this provider's 317,090 patients got this service
1.4
LABORATORY CORPORATION OF AMERICA HOLDINGS

RARITAN, N.J. 08869

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.07%

of this provider's 831,784 patients got this service
909

Performed in an office

0.07%

of this provider's 831,784 patients got this service
1.5
LABORATORY CORPORATION OF AMERICA

TAMPA, Fla. 33607

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.13%

of this provider's 396,965 patients got this service
749

Performed in an office

0.13%

of this provider's 396,965 patients got this service
1.4
BIO-REFERENCE LABORATORIES, INC.

ELMWOOD PARK, N.J. 07407

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.08%

of this provider's 361,248 patients got this service
737

Performed in an office

0.08%

of this provider's 361,248 patients got this service
2.4
QUEST DIAGNOSTICS CLINICAL LABORATORIES INC

MIRAMAR, Fla. 33025

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.18%

of this provider's 242,008 patients got this service
707

Performed in an office

0.18%

of this provider's 242,008 patients got this service
1.4
WILLIAM MORICE

ROCHESTER, Minn. 55905

Clinical Pathology/Laboratory Medicine

0.95%

of this provider's 50,453 patients got this service
619

Performed in an office

0.95%

of this provider's 50,453 patients got this service
1.2
QUEST DIAGNOSTICS CLINICAL LABORATORIES INC

TUCKER, Ga. 30084

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.07%

of this provider's 494,683 patients got this service
599

Performed in an office

0.07%

of this provider's 494,683 patients got this service
1.5
DIAGNOSTIC LABORATORY SERVICES, INC

AIEA, Hawaii 96701

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.6%

of this provider's 51,758 patients got this service
592

Performed in an office

0.6%

of this provider's 51,758 patients got this service
1.8
UNILAB CORPORATION

SACRAMENTO, Calif. 95834

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.11%

of this provider's 300,702 patients got this service
573

Performed in an office

0.11%

of this provider's 300,702 patients got this service
1.7
QUEST DIAGNOSTICS INCORPORATED

LAS VEGAS, Nev. 89119

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.31%

of this provider's 94,072 patients got this service
540

Performed in an office

0.31%

of this provider's 94,072 patients got this service
1.7
SCRIPPS HEALTH

SAN DIEGO, Calif. 92121

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.68%

of this provider's 41,815 patients got this service
512

Performed in an office

0.68%

of this provider's 41,815 patients got this service
1.6
QUEST DIAGNOSTICS CLINICAL LABORATORIES INC

IRVING, Tex. 75063

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.09%

of this provider's 370,247 patients got this service
495

Performed in an office

0.09%

of this provider's 370,247 patients got this service
1.4
JON KELLER

PALO ALTO, Calif. 94301

Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology

0.47%

of this provider's 42,138 patients got this service
490

Performed in an office

0.47%

of this provider's 42,138 patients got this service
2.4
LABORATORY CORPORATION OF AMERICA HOLDINGS

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. 35233

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.05%

of this provider's 684,893 patients got this service
478

Performed in an office

0.05%

of this provider's 684,893 patients got this service
1.4
LABONE LLC

LENEXA, Kan. 66219

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.09%

of this provider's 361,166 patients got this service
477

Performed in an office

0.09%

of this provider's 361,166 patients got this service
1.4
LABORATORY CORPORATION OF AMERICA

SAN DIEGO, Calif. 92128

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.08%

of this provider's 418,130 patients got this service
441

Performed in an office

0.08%

of this provider's 418,130 patients got this service
1.3
CLINICAL PATHOLOGY LABORATORIES, INC.

AUSTIN, Tex. 78754

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.07%

of this provider's 468,459 patients got this service
441

Performed in an office

0.07%

of this provider's 468,459 patients got this service
1.3
NORTHWELL HEALTH LABORATORIES

NEW HYDE PARK, N.Y. 11042

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.26%

of this provider's 104,183 patients got this service
423

Performed in an office

0.26%

of this provider's 104,183 patients got this service
1.5
MEMPHIS PATHOLOGY LABORATORY

MEMPHIS, Tenn. 38134

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.15%

of this provider's 202,119 patients got this service
421

Performed in an office

0.15%

of this provider's 202,119 patients got this service
1.3
SOLSTAS LAB PARTNERS GROUP, LLC

GREENSBORO, N.C. 27410

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.06%

of this provider's 470,242 patients got this service
407

Performed in an office

0.06%

of this provider's 470,242 patients got this service
1.3
MAYO CLINIC JACKSONVILLE

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. 32224

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

1%

of this provider's 26,572 patients got this service
400

Performed in an office

1%

of this provider's 26,572 patients got this service
1.2
SPECIALTY LABORATORIES INC

VALENCIA, Calif. 91355

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.62%

of this provider's 37,044 patients got this service
356

Performed in an office

0.62%

of this provider's 37,044 patients got this service
1.4
QUEST DIAGNOSTICS NICHOLS INSTITUTE, INC.

CHANTILLY, Va. 20151

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.4%

of this provider's 59,477 patients got this service
354

Performed in an office

0.4%

of this provider's 59,477 patients got this service
1.5
PEACEHEALTH

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. 97477

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.22%

of this provider's 69,437 patients got this service
304

Performed in an office

0.22%

of this provider's 69,437 patients got this service
1.9
PATHOLOGY ASSOCIATES MEDICAL LABORATORIES LLC

SPOKANE, Wash. 99204

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.14%

of this provider's 131,121 patients got this service
278

Performed in an office

0.14%

of this provider's 131,121 patients got this service
1.4

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 2015 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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