Hip Joint Replacement (APR-DRG 301)
  Average Hospital Charges, 2004
  Level of Illness  
  Minor/Moderate Major/Extreme  
Hospital  Patients Average Charge Patients Average Charge  
Utah Overall 1,678 $23,611 1,296 $27,077
Allen Memorial Hospital <5 $37,072 <5 $18,433
Alta View Hospital 36 $24,298 25 $23,927
American Fork Hospital 29 $23,230 16 $27,833
Ashley Valley Hospital <5 $32,728 7 $33,708
Brigham City Community Hospital 15 $16,730 <5 $19,466
Cache Valley Specialty 39 $31,631 16 $30,564
Castleview Hospital 10 $27,242 20 $31,522
Cottonwood Hospital 56 $23,696 43 $30,678
Davis Hospital 25 $32,134 18 $33,867
Dixie Regional Medical Center 167 $20,958 108 $24,977
Jordan Valley Hospital 15 $32,215 <5 $33,761
LDS Hospital 230 $23,310 217 $26,951
Lakeview Hospital 66 $17,946 36 $21,009
Logan Regional Medical Center 48 $18,725 25 $20,439
McKay-Dee Hospital 102 $23,288 107 $25,611
Mountain View Hospital 37 $22,521 14 $26,386
Mountain West Hospital <5 $37,865 10 $39,400
Ogden Regional Medical Center 39 $24,645 25 $29,328
Orthopedic Specialty Hospital 135 $21,056 138 $22,446
Pioneer Valley Hospital 27 $32,273 16 $37,329
Salt Lake Regional Medical Center 12 $32,512 18 $37,594
St. Mark's Hospital 209 $25,682 92 $29,344
Timpanogos Regional Medical Center 30 $28,046 35 $30,910
Uintah Basin Hospital 12 $21,863 0 $0
University of Utah Health Care 198 $25,380 132 $30,391
Utah Valley Regional Medical Center 81 $21,542 122 $26,158
Valley View Hospital 41 $18,398 24 $21,004
Veterans Admininstration 16 Not available 23 Not available
Table Legend State average hospital length of stay
< 5 = 1 to 4 patients Minor/Moderate is 3.5 days
  Major/Extreme is 4.2 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 hip 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.