Heart Valve Procedures
 Without Heart Catheterization  (APR-DRG 163)
  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 297 $58,120 267 $110,220
Dixie Regional Medical Center 28 $47,879 24 $72,541
LDS Hospital 62 $62,456 80 $127,493
McKay-Dee Hospital 39 $54,379 35 $81,448
Ogden Regional Medical Center <5 $93,673 0 $0
Salt Lake Regional Medical Center 6 $89,543 9 $169,796
St. Mark's Hospital 50 $62,274 27 $118,336
Timpanogos Regional Hospital 8 $66,444 5 $100,969
University Health Care 60 $55,524 27 $109,188
Utah Valley Regional Medical Center 26 $49,881 34 $105,758
Veterans Administration Medical Center 8 Not available 13 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 12.1 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.