Heart Valve Procedures with Heart Catheterization

Heart Valve Procedures
 With Heart Catheterization  (APR-DRG 162)
  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 92 $64,310 124 $112,787
Dixie Regional Medical Center 20 $54,636 10 $86,648
LDS Hospital 36 $58,728 49 $111,966
McKay-Dee Hospital Center 11 $75,420 14 $91,269
Ogden Regional Medical Center <5 $94,976 <5 $158,955
Salt Lake Regional Medical Center <5 $81,613 <5 $180,617
St. Mark's Hospital 9 $85,006 19 $120,256
University Health Care  <5 $71,064 6 $109,107
Utah Valley Regional Medical Center 11 $64,364 21 $123,765
Veterans Administration Medical Center <5 Not available 0 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 7.4 days  
Major/Extreme is 14.3 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.