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Reimbursement SummaryReimbursement by CompanyReimbursement by Group Code
The blue text shows the number of discharges reported to the Colorado Hospital Association and average hospital charge. Average Hospital Charge is the average of all bills that a hospital presented for service, whether covered by insurance or not.
The green text shows the number of procedures and average reimbursements paid by heath carriers regulated by the Division of Insurance. Reimbursements are the average amount a health carrier paid. These numbers include only care covered where a company had 10 or more reported procedures in a year.
Medicare Severity Diagnostic Related Group CodeMedicare Severity Diagnostic Related Group DescriptionColorado Hospital Association Number of Hospital Discharges with these codesColorado Hospital Association Average Hospital ChargeAverage Company Reimbursement on behalf of policyholderNumber of Hospital Reimbursements paid under these codes
190Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease with major complications1,987$35,858$12,012125
191Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease with complications1,572$29,961$13,18159
192Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease without complications/major complications1,151$22,645$9,991223
193Simple pneumonia and pleurisy with major complications3,858$42,668$13,525209
194Simple pneumonia and pleurisy with complications4,541$26,836$10,917293
195Simple pneumonia and pleurisy without complications/major complications3,043$18,189$10,6231,066
202Bronchitis and asthma with complications/major complications2,681$26,739$13,362225
203Bronchitis and asthma without complications/major complications3,759$16,387$10,256922
246Percutaneous cardiovascular procedure with drug-eluting stent with major complications or 4+ vessels/stents954$134,605$48,96289
247Percutaneous cardiovascular procedure with drug-eluting stent without major complications3,358$93,377$34,293704
286Circulatory disorders except acute myocardial infarction, with cardiovascular catheterization with major complications600$87,634$42,87235
287Circulatory disorders except acute myocardial infarction, with cardiovascular catheterization without major complications1,812$48,190$16,777362
291Heart failure and shock with major complications2,930$48,167$10,331133
292Heart failure and shock with complications2,964$32,843$8,271157
293Heart failure and shock without complications/major complications 962$22,062$10,137337
312Syncope and collapse1,426$29,077$6,209132
313Chest pain1,520$25,174$7,083115
391Esophagitis, gastroenteritis & miscellaneous digestive disorders with major complications1,381$41,373$11,58382
392Esophagitis, gastroenteritis & miscellaneous digestive disorders without major complications7,324$27,543$10,9811,344
459Spinal fusion except cervical with major complications291$253,807$00
460Spinal fusion except cervical without major complications5,041$153,179$58,8781,059
469Major joint replacement or reattachment of lower extremity with major complications750$107,458$20,37547
470Major joint replacement or reattachment of lower extremity without major complications20,950$72,966$26,3775,002
551Medical back problems with major complications378$52,420$00
552Medical back problems without major complications2,052$33,036$6,184556
602Cellulitis with major complications513$48,826$00
603Cellulitis without major complications4,012$25,139$9,187546
640Nutritional & miscellaneous metabolic disorders with major complications2,157$30,851$12,08737
641Nutritional & miscellaneous metabolic disorders without major complications3,290$24,667$10,464475
689Kidney & urinary tract infections with major complications1,162$35,875$10,05946
690Kidney & urinary tract infections without major complications3,361$24,716$7,100417
742Uterine & adnexa procedure for non-malignancy with complications/major complications831$62,373$13,57492
743Uterine & adnexa procedure for non-malignancy without complications/major complications1,775$41,916$16,144575
765Cesarean section with complications/major complications7,355$32,557$13,7251,094
766Cesarean section without complications/major complications9,399$22,904$13,7853,779
767Vaginal delivery with sterilization &/or dilation & curettage1,543$23,709$10,003234
768Vaginal delivery with operating room procedure except sterilization &/or dilation & curettage47$48,693$00
774Vaginal delivery with complicating diagnoses7,015$17,591$7,8411,195
775Vaginal delivery without complicating diagnoses36,671$13,394$6,95910,753
781Other antepartum diagnoses with medical complications1,958$22,371$9,029241
782Other antepartum diagnoses without medical complications413$13,998$8,091116
789Neonates, died or transferred to another acute care facility991$63,438$21,348170
790Extreme immaturity or respiratory distress syndrome, neonate1,403$329,082$154,174108
791Prematurity with major problems1,344$148,547$40,93796
792Prematurity without major problems3,039$39,996$38,928350
793Full term neonate with major problems3,110$41,321$30,943418
794Neonate with other significant problems12,181$7,772$14,7182,377
795Normal newborn34,846$4,349$4,41011,490
870Septicemia or severe sepsis with mechanical ventilation 96+ hours683$239,595$97,82159
871Septicemia or severe sepsis without mechanical ventilation 96+ hours with major complications11,489$59,427$19,684739
872Septicemia or severe sepsis without mechanical ventilation 96+ hours without major complications4,641$34,236$16,7681,258
896Alcohol/drug abuse or dependence without rehabilitation therapy with major complications1,133$57,438$28,95255
897Alcohol/drug abuse or dependence without rehabilitation therapy without major complications4,489$21,878$11,614338
917Poisoning & toxic effects of drugs with major complications2,080$51,273$30,24196
918Poisoning & toxic effects of drugs without major complications 2,178$22,239$13,144363
945Rehabilitation with complications/major complications5,088$62,037$33,134404
946Rehabilitation without complications/major complications1,194$36,274$8,840652

  * Please note:
   Only procedures for insurance companies regulated by the state of Colorado that paid for more than 10 of a specific code are included for comparison against all procedures reported by hospitals.
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