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PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Detection test for clostridium difficile

Service Code: 87493

Total Paid

$3,130,928

Total Times Performed (or Units)

65,336

Rank Among All Services

1,048

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
14,490 California
5,620 Missouri
5,597 Wisconsin
3,223 New York
3,089 Florida
2,739 Ohio
2,177 Washington
2,171 Connecticut
2,072 Pennsylvania
2,031 Minnesota
1,923 Alabama
1,767 Colorado
1,656 Texas
1,646 Kansas
1,444 North Carolina
1,442 Iowa
1,403 Illinois
1,213 Oklahoma
1,066 Rhode Island
915 Indiana
870 Arizona
706 Nebraska
702 Maryland
682 Michigan
642 Maine
565 Georgia
565 North Dakota
547 Oregon
418 New Jersey
414 South Dakota
411 Utah
186 Louisiana
173 Tennessee
146 Idaho
145 Virginia
113 Massachusetts
108 Montana
76 West Virginia
68 Arkansas
60 New Mexico
55 Kentucky

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
KAN-DI-KI, LLC

Burbank, Calif. 91504

Clinical Laboratory

4%

of this provider's 71,688 patients got this service
8,667

Performed in an office

4%

of this provider's 71,688 patients got this service
1.5
GAMMA HEALTHCARE INC

Poplar Bluff, Mo. 63901

Clinical Laboratory

4%

of this provider's 56,654 patients got this service
3,522

Performed in an office

4%

of this provider's 56,654 patients got this service
1.7
A2CL SERVICES, LLC

West Allis, Wis. 53227

Clinical Laboratory

1%

of this provider's 177,284 patients got this service
2,875

Performed in an office

1%

of this provider's 177,284 patients got this service
1.2
CLINICAL LABORATORY PARTNERS

Newington, Conn. 06111

Clinical Laboratory

1%

of this provider's 64,283 patients got this service
2,109

Performed in an office

1%

of this provider's 64,283 patients got this service
1.2
DIATHERIX LABORATORIES, INC.

Huntsville, Ala. 35806

Clinical Laboratory

25%

of this provider's 6,781 patients got this service
1,825

Performed in an office

25%

of this provider's 6,781 patients got this service
1.1
BOYCE - BYNUM PATHOLOGY LABORATORIES, INC

Columbia, Mo. 65201

Clinical Laboratory

2%

of this provider's 71,584 patients got this service
1,710

Performed in an office

2%

of this provider's 71,584 patients got this service
1.4
LABORATORY ALLIANCE OF CENTRAL NEW YORK, LLC

Liverpool, N.Y. 13088

Clinical Laboratory

2%

of this provider's 32,327 patients got this service
1,709

Performed in an office

2%

of this provider's 32,327 patients got this service
1.2
VISTA CLINICAL DIAGNOSTICS INC

Clermont, Fla. 34711

Clinical Laboratory

3%

of this provider's 37,703 patients got this service
1,521

Performed in an office

3%

of this provider's 37,703 patients got this service
1.4
SCHRYVER MEDICAL SALES AND MARKETING INC.

Denver, Colo. 80239

Clinical Laboratory

4%

of this provider's 24,598 patients got this service
1,361

Performed in an office

4%

of this provider's 24,598 patients got this service
1.4
KAN-DI-KI, LLC

Burbank, Calif. 91504

Clinical Laboratory

0.68%

of this provider's 71,688 patients got this service
1,281

Performed in a facility

0.68%

of this provider's 71,688 patients got this service
1.3
LABORATORY CORPORATION OF AMERICA HOLDINGS

Burlington, N.C. 27215

Clinical Laboratory

0.08%

of this provider's 1,306,778 patients got this service
1,208

Performed in an office

0.08%

of this provider's 1,306,778 patients got this service
1.1
HEALTH NETWORK LABORATORIES LIMITED

Allentown, Pa. 18103

Clinical Laboratory

2%

of this provider's 60,759 patients got this service
1,165

Performed in an office

2%

of this provider's 60,759 patients got this service
1.2
NORTH SHORE LIJ HEALTH SYSTEMS LABORATORIES

New Hyde Park, N.Y. 11042

Clinical Laboratory

1%

of this provider's 75,221 patients got this service
1,138

Performed in an office

1%

of this provider's 75,221 patients got this service
1.2
LEANNAH INVESTMENT PARTNERS, LTD

Lubbock, Tex. 79410

Clinical Laboratory

3%

of this provider's 13,585 patients got this service
1,129

Performed in an office

3%

of this provider's 13,585 patients got this service
1.6
EAST SIDE CLINICAL LABORATORY, INC.

East Providence, R.I. 02914

Clinical Laboratory

2%

of this provider's 40,842 patients got this service
1,066

Performed in an office

2%

of this provider's 40,842 patients got this service
1.3
FRANKLIN COCKERILL

Rochester, Minn. 55905

Pathology

2%

of this provider's 56,628 patients got this service
1,030

Performed in an office

2%

of this provider's 56,628 patients got this service
1.1
KILBOURNE MEDICAL LABORATORIES INC

Cincinnati, Ohio 45245

Clinical Laboratory

0.95%

of this provider's 70,133 patients got this service
931

Performed in an office

0.95%

of this provider's 70,133 patients got this service
1.4
PHYSICIAN'S AUTOMATED LABORATORY, INC

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. 93301

Clinical Laboratory

1%

of this provider's 61,705 patients got this service
883

Performed in an office

1%

of this provider's 61,705 patients got this service
1.2
UNITED DYNACARE LLC

Milwaukee, Wis. 53226

Clinical Laboratory

2%

of this provider's 37,655 patients got this service
873

Performed in an office

2%

of this provider's 37,655 patients got this service
1.3
METROPOLITAN MEDICAL LABORATORY PLC

Moline, Ill. 61265

Clinical Laboratory

2%

of this provider's 31,453 patients got this service
871

Performed in an office

2%

of this provider's 31,453 patients got this service
1.3
REGIONAL MEDICAL LABORATORY, INC

Tulsa, Okla. 74104

Clinical Laboratory

0.95%

of this provider's 79,475 patients got this service
862

Performed in an office

0.95%

of this provider's 79,475 patients got this service
1.1
SCRIPPS HEALTH

San Diego, Calif. 92121

Clinical Laboratory

2%

of this provider's 34,338 patients got this service
853

Performed in an office

2%

of this provider's 34,338 patients got this service
1.2
PATHOLOGY ASSOCIATES MEDICAL LABORATORIES LLC

Spokane, Wash. 99204

Clinical Laboratory

0.5%

of this provider's 128,184 patients got this service
755

Performed in an office

0.5%

of this provider's 128,184 patients got this service
1.2
GUTHRIE CLINIC LTD.

Sayre, Pa. 18840

Clinical Laboratory

3%

of this provider's 20,673 patients got this service
652

Performed in an office

3%

of this provider's 20,673 patients got this service
1.3
WATSON CLINIC LLP

Lakeland, Fla. 33805

Clinical Laboratory

2%

of this provider's 22,842 patients got this service
614

Performed in an office

2%

of this provider's 22,842 patients got this service
1.2
SCHRYVER MEDICAL SALES AND MARKETING, INC

Tukwila, Wash. 98168

Clinical Laboratory

5%

of this provider's 8,459 patients got this service
510

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 8,459 patients got this service
1.3
PHYSICIANS REFERENCE LABORATORY LLC

Overland Park, Kan. 66210

Clinical Laboratory

1%

of this provider's 30,368 patients got this service
497

Performed in an office

1%

of this provider's 30,368 patients got this service
1.2
MARSHFIELD CLINIC

Marshfield, Wis. 54449

Clinical Laboratory

1%

of this provider's 36,065 patients got this service
496

Performed in an office

1%

of this provider's 36,065 patients got this service
1.2
AFFILIATED MEDICAL SERVICES LABORATORY, INC.

Wichita, Kan. 67214

Clinical Laboratory

2%

of this provider's 20,277 patients got this service
488

Performed in an office

2%

of this provider's 20,277 patients got this service
1.3
CONSULTANTS LABORATORY OF WI, LLC

Fond Du Lac, Wis. 54935

Clinical Laboratory

3%

of this provider's 10,636 patients got this service
467

Performed in an office

3%

of this provider's 10,636 patients got this service
1.3

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.