Fracture of Femur (Thigh Bone) (APR-DRG 340)
  Average Hospital Charges, 2004
  Level of Illness  
  Minor/Moderate Major/Extreme  
Hospital  Patients Average Charge Patients Average Charge  
Utah Overall 264 $5,090 80 $11,291
Allen Memorial Hospital <5 $1,552 <5 $5,865
Alta View Hospital <5 $5,557 <5 $6,357
American Fork Hospital 11 $6,058 <5 $10,756
Ashley Valley Hospital 0 $0 <5 $2,930
Bear River Valley <5 $8,205 0 $0
Beaver Valley Hospital <5 $3,826 0 $0
Brigham City Community Hospital 6 $2,018 0 $0
Cache Valley Specialty Hospital <5 $2,632 0 $0
Cottonwood Hospital 5 $3,883 <5 $11,231
Davis Hospital <5 $5,996 0 $0
Delta Community Hospital <5 $1,795 0 $0
Dixie Regional Medical Center 10 $6,014 <5 $14,548
Garfield Memorial Hospital <5 $3,909 <5 $11,092
Gunnison Valley Hospital <5 $3,296 0 $0
Heber Valley Hospital <5 $3,567 0 $0
Jordan Valley Hospital <5 $5,788 <5 $5,255
LDS Hospital 6 $8,839 <5 $13,421
Lakeview Hospital <5 $4,039 <5 $21,418
Logan Regional Medical Center <5 $5,337 <5 $9,740
McKay-Dee Hospital <5 $3,583 <5 $4,163
Mountain View Hospital <5 $4,761 <5 $10,501
Ogden Regional Medical Center <5 $9,012 0 $0
Orthopedic Specialty Hospital <5 $4,458 0 $0
Pioneer Valley Hospital 5 $9,559 0 $0
Note: Most hip fractures occur in the femur just below its upper end.
Table Legend State average hospital length of stay
< 5 = 1 to 4 patients Minor/Moderate is 2.4 days  
  Major/Extreme is 5.0 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 femur fractures 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.
Fracture of Femur (Thigh Bone) (APR-DRG 340)
  Average Hospital Charges, 2004 
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  Level of Illness  
  Minor/Moderate Major/Extreme  
Hospital  Patients Average Charge Patients Average Charge  
Utah Overall 264 $5,090 80 $11,291
Primary Children's Hospital 23 $5,198 <5 $4,348
Salt Lake Regional Medical Center <5 $3,741 0 $0
San Juan Hospital <5 $4,748 0 $0
Sanpete Valley Hospital <5 $1,618 0 $0
Sevier Valley Hospital <5 $4,531 <5 $5,856
St. Mark's Hospital 5 $5,506 <5 $11,219
Timpanogos Regional Medical Center <5 $2,432 0 $0
Uintah Basin Hospital <5 $2,917 0 $0
University of Utah Health Care <5 $4,411 <5 $26,625
Utah Valley Regional Medical Center 8 $3,566 <5 $9,636
Valley View Hospital <5 $4,284 <5 $66,923
Veterans Administration <5 Not available <5 Not available
Note: Most hip fractures occur in the femur just below its upper end.
Table Legend State average hospital length of stay
< 5 = 1 to 4 patients Minor/Moderate is 2.4 days  
  Major/Extreme is 5.0 days.  
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 femur fractures 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.