Heart Valve Procedures
 With Heart Catheterization  (APR-DRG 162)
  Average Hospital Charges for Adults 18 Years and Over, Utah: 2006
  Level of Illness
  Minor/Moderate Major/Extreme
Hospital  Patients Average Charge Patients Average Charge
 Utah Overall 72 $70,319 140 $125,608
Dixie Regional Medical Center 19 $60,949 21 $93,650
LDS Hospital 28 $69,860 52 $145,831
McKay-Dee Hospital <5 $80,224 12 $101,836
Ogden Regional Medical Center <5 $91,807 <5 $212,626
Salt Lake Regional Medical Center 0 $0 0 $0
St. Mark's Hospital <5 $88,333 10 $121,982
University Health Care 5 $85,517 8 $110,793
Utah Valley Regional Medical Center 11 $67,600 31 $116,302
Veterans Administration Medical Center 0 Not available <5 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 7.8 days  
Major/Extreme is 15.2days  
Click here to read Data Limitations.
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.