Heart Bypass Surgery without Heart Catheterization

Heart Bypass Surgery Without Heart Catheterization                                (APR-DRG 166)
  Average Hospital Charges for Adults 18 Years and Over, Utah: 2005
  Level of Illness
  Minor/Moderate Major/Extreme
Hospital  Patients Average Charge Patients Average Charge
 Utah Overall 454 $43,967 176 $73,304
Dixie Regional Medical Center 55 $35,551 11 $53,285
LDS Hospital 75 $41,573 39 $76,908
McKay-Dee Hospital Center 61 $37,164 16 $56,635
Ogden Regional Medical Center 13 $52,774 8 $59,703
Salt Lake Regional Medical Center 10 $57,961 6 $82,463
St. Mark's Hospital 120 $51,910 45 $75,829
Timpanogos Regional Hospital <5 $44,756 0 $0
University Health Care  50 $44,553 19 $87,874
Utah Valley Regional Medical Center 40 $39,447 11 $74,189
Veterans Administration Medical Center 28 Not available 21 Not available
The hospitals in this table have heart catheterization and heart surgery programs.
Table Legend State average hospital length of stay
< 5 = 1 to 4 patients Minor/Moderate is 5.5 days  
Major/Extreme is 9.8 days  
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Level of Illness: Compared to patients with minor/moderate level of illness, patients with major/extreme level of illness are likely to have more serious heart problems and other serious conditions that require more complex treatment. 
Average Charge: The average dollars for hospital services for which patients were billed at a particular hospital.  The charge does not include physicians' professional fees or patient personal costs.