Knee Joint Replacement (APR-DRG 302)
  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 5,792 $27,547 211 $37,512
Alta View Hospital 245 $27,396 <5 $32,928
American Fork Hospital 92 $23,797 <5 $36,369
Ashley Valley Medical Center 15 $35,587 0 $0
Brigham City Community Hospital 28 $23,716 0 $0
Cache Valley Specialty Hospital 186 $28,910 <5 $33,576
Castleview Hospital 126 $30,163 <5 $44,885
Cottonwood Hospital 85 $23,536 <5 $25,782
Davis Hospital & Medical Center 83 $36,750 <5 $45,216
Dixie Regional Medical Center 522 $23,076 12 $35,189
Heber Valley Medical Center 104 $22,044 0 $0
Jordan Valley Hospital 121 $41,547 <5 $47,686
Lakeview Hospital 352 $26,949 11 $43,394
LDS Hospital 563 $29,051 23 $46,231
Logan Regional Hospital 158 $27,473 5 $40,175
McKay-Dee Hospital 415 $26,709 9 $33,826
Mountain View Hospital 167 $26,484 10 $37,978
Mountain West Medical Center 46 $43,567 0 $0
Ogden Regional Medical Center 108 $29,917 <5 $25,153
Orthopedic Specialty Hospital 569 $25,193 23 $30,106
Pioneer Valley Hospital 74 $35,421 <5 $42,732
Salt Lake Regional Medical Center 8 $42,792 <5 $43,353
St. Mark's Hospital 480 $30,051 10 $38,410
Timpanogos Regional Hospital 106 $32,368 11 $50,252
Uintah Basin Medical Center 45 $26,509 0 $0
University Health Care 447 $26,802 12 $37,810
Utah Valley Regional Medical Center 400 $26,990 57 $33,534
Table Legend State average hospital length of stay  
< 5 = 1 to 4 patients Minor/Moderate is 3.3 days
Major/Extreme is 5.4 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 knee 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.
Knee Joint Replacement (APR-DRG 302)
  Average Hospital Charges for Adults 18 Years and Over, Utah: 2006
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  Level of Illness
  Minor/Moderate Major/Extreme
Hospital  Patients Average Charge Patients Average Charge
 Utah Overall 5,792 $27,547 211 $37,512
Valley View Medical Center 129 $19,865 <5 $27,561
Veterans Administration Medical Center 118 Not available <5 Not available
Table Legend State average hospital length of stay  
< 5 = 1 to 4 patients   Minor/Moderate is 3.3 days
  Major/Extreme is 5.4 days  
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 hip and femur 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.