Appendectomy

12,223 admissions to New York hospitals in 2016.

Data derived from the 2016 New York State Department of Health SPARCS. These data reflect in-patient discharge data only.

Demographics

45%

55%





Payors and Charges

$32,109

2016 Average Charges per Admission
Lowest: $321 ~ Highest: $868,665

Payor Avg. Charges Avg. Costs # Patients
Medicaid $31,089 $11,490 4,887
Private Health Insurance $32,366 $10,428 3,000
Blue Cross/Blue Shield $30,579 $10,020 2,394
Medicare $42,519 $14,123 1,081
Self-Pay $28,566 $10,778 541
Managed Care, Unspecified $27,514 $8,610 147
Federal/State/Local/VA $28,655 $10,785 98
Unknown $26,042 $9,975 46
Miscellaneous/Other $25,608 $12,079 15
Department of Corrections $26,935 $12,430 14

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Clinical Outcomes

2.52 Days

2016 Average Length of Stay

1.51 / 4

2016 Avg. Severity of Illness Score

Patient Disposition: Count
Home or Self Care 11,798
Home w/ Home Health Services 279
Skilled Nursing Home 64
Short-term Hospital 20
Court/Law Enforcement 15
Left Against Medical Advice 13
Inpatient Rehabilitation Facility 13
Another Type Not Listed 6
Psychiatric Hospital or Unit of Hosp 5
Expired 3
Hospice - Home 2
Cancer Center or Children's Hospital 2
Hosp Basd Medicare Approved Swing Bed 1
Facility w/ Custodial/Supportive Care 1
Critical Access Hospital 1

Correlation of Avg. Charges and Avg. Cost

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* only those hospitals with counts > 25 included


2016 results Click on a column header to sort ascending or descending.

Hospital # Discharges Avg. Charges Avg. Costs Avg. Severity Score Avg. LOS # Expired
Adirondack Medical Center-Saranac Lake Site 5 $22,937.00 $17,034.60 2.00 3.80 0
Albany Medical Center Hospital 303 $24,148.49 $8,093.97 1.46 2.39 0
Albany Memorial Hospital 21 $21,478.86 $9,807.05 2.00 4.10 0
Alice Hyde Medical Center 19 $17,926.84 $5,969.37 1.53 2.11 0
Arnot Ogden Medical Center 40 $25,433.80 $7,215.40 1.70 3.28 0
Auburn Community Hospital 34 $20,410.85 $6,930.15 1.76 2.32 0
Aurelia Osborn Fox Memorial Hospital 7 $13,978.71 $7,300.14 1.71 5.29 0
Bellevue Hospital Center 134 $12,546.25 $6,521.03 1.31 1.87 0
Bon Secours Community Hospital 9 $75,106.67 $18,583.33 1.78 2.89 0
BronxCare Hospital Center 215 $15,083.74 $15,656.47 1.43 2.87 0
Brookdale Hospital Medical Center 64 $27,415.95 $15,063.72 1.58 3.97 0
Brooklyn Hospital Center - Downtown Campus 53 $44,977.19 $17,825.96 1.43 2.81 0
Brooks-TLC Hospital System, Inc. 19 $19,218.16 $8,007.58 1.58 4.16 0
Buffalo General Medical Center 54 $26,362.11 $9,647.04 1.67 2.89 0
Canton-Potsdam Hospital 35 $16,351.31 $8,501.40 1.74 2.63 0
Carthage Area Hospital Inc 4 $28,086.50 $14,106.00 1.25 4.00 0
Catskill Regional Medical Center 23 $30,518.30 $8,924.43 1.91 3.65 0
Cayuga Medical Center at Ithaca 17 $15,891.00 $12,651.82 2.12 4.35 0
Chenango Memorial Hospital Inc 7 $49,716.71 $10,307.00 1.71 2.43 0
Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center 4 $24,300.00 $11,116.50 2.00 4.25 0
Clifton Springs Hospital and Clinic 2 $24,485.50 $11,337.00 1.50 2.50 0
Columbia Memorial Hospital 37 $19,825.51 $6,663.68 1.49 2.65 0
Community Memorial Hospital Inc 16 $16,765.56 $9,546.31 1.44 2.31 0
Coney Island Hospital 38 $29,253.84 $14,461.68 1.58 3.58 0
Corning Hospital 16 $21,163.00 $7,311.81 1.75 2.44 0
Cortland Regional Medical Center Inc 9 $13,267.22 $4,903.22 1.67 1.67 0
Crouse Hospital 80 $19,339.36 $7,181.68 1.64 2.71 0
Degraff Memorial Hospital 8 $22,029.25 $8,046.50 1.50 3.50 0
Eastern Long Island Hospital 7 $23,921.43 $6,579.57 1.29 2.14 0
Eastern Niagara Hospital - Lockport Division 43 $16,015.02 $8,107.77 1.40 2.58 0
Ellis Hospital 115 $15,975.57 $5,100.44 1.41 2.28 0
Elmhurst Hospital Center 92 $29,498.78 $14,472.21 1.77 3.20 0
Erie County Medical Center 10 $13,684.10 $6,403.60 1.90 2.30 0
F F Thompson Hospital 18 $16,621.72 $6,620.83 1.61 2.39 0
Faxton-St Lukes Healthcare St Lukes Division 127 $20,402.02 $8,031.64 1.28 1.96 0
Flushing Hospital Medical Center 151 $18,744.88 $10,617.02 1.35 2.74 0
Geneva General Hospital 13 $24,885.08 $11,149.38 1.92 4.92 0
Glen Cove Hospital 28 $31,723.82 $9,173.61 1.32 1.64 0
Glens Falls Hospital 101 $21,345.47 $7,505.59 1.41 1.73 0
Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center 212 $45,974.84 $11,415.02 1.48 2.61 0
Good Samaritan Hospital of Suffern 57 $75,533.14 $15,682.42 1.70 2.44 0
Harlem Hospital Center 77 $25,976.61 $19,547.13 1.49 3.88 0
HealthAlliance Hospital Broadway Campus 57 $27,881.88 $8,665.33 1.53 2.61 0
Highland Hospital 49 $19,516.82 $7,977.84 1.78 3.90 0
Huntington Hospital 172 $27,703.74 $8,348.53 1.36 1.86 0
Interfaith Medical Center 35 $22,752.89 $12,974.23 1.29 2.91 0
Ira Davenport Memorial Hospital Inc 1 $38,091.00 $12,496.00 2.00 5.00 0
Jacobi Medical Center 150 $24,065.32 $13,911.54 1.49 2.97 0
Jamaica Hospital Medical Center 174 $20,927.55 $8,914.89 1.33 2.77 0
John R. Oishei Children's Hospital 87 $24,960.21 $9,919.05 1.83 2.79 0
John T Mather Memorial Hospital of Port Jefferson New York Inc 79 $43,755.28 $11,670.80 1.51 2.65 0
Kenmore Mercy Hospital 47 $13,718.45 $5,917.43 1.45 1.87 0
Kings County Hospital Center 104 $26,929.70 $14,950.83 1.42 2.76 0
Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center 52 $52,162.04 $12,327.42 1.44 2.87 0
Lenox Hill Hospital 266 $39,363.26 $9,190.96 1.40 1.83 0
Lewis County General Hospital 7 $20,004.86 $10,315.71 1.71 2.00 0
Lincoln Medical & Mental Health Center 143 $21,502.53 $11,198.57 1.32 2.73 0
Long Island Community Hospital 111 $46,556.50 $8,022.32 1.42 2.61 0
Long Island Jewish Forest Hills 200 $36,671.25 $11,038.67 1.56 1.92 0
Long Island Jewish Medical Center 175 $34,526.98 $6,972.90 1.43 1.56 0
Long Island Jewish Schneiders Children's Hospital Division 350 $38,046.03 $9,209.33 1.50 2.49 0
Long Island Jewish Valley Stream 61 $53,532.43 $15,391.39 1.56 3.33 0
Maimonides Medical Center 221 $34,120.23 $12,777.79 1.52 3.16 0
Mary Imogene Bassett Hospital 45 $22,377.49 $11,438.36 1.93 3.31 0
Massena Memorial Hospital 25 $15,374.84 $8,522.84 1.44 2.24 0
Medina Memorial Hospital 3 $15,323.67 $6,996.33 1.33 3.00 0
Memorial Hosp of Wm F & Gertrude F Jones A/K/A Jones Memorial Hosp 8 $20,432.50 $10,341.63 1.75 2.75 0
Memorial Hospital for Cancer and Allied Diseases 22 $45,585.45 $21,421.64 2.14 3.05 0
Mercy Hospital of Buffalo 102 $15,878.64 $7,677.19 1.71 3.17 0
Mercy Medical Center 33 $52,440.79 $14,350.30 1.48 3.03 0
Metropolitan Hospital Center 64 $20,320.31 $11,849.70 1.52 2.52 0
Mid-Hudson Valley Division of Westchester Medical Center 13 $59,368.85 $18,752.00 1.62 2.23 0
Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital 34 $25,702.09 $9,836.24 1.65 3.18 0
Montefiore Med Center - Jack D Weiler Hosp of A Einstein College Div 114 $47,101.31 $10,514.10 1.62 1.88 0
Montefiore Medical Center - Henry & Lucy Moses Div 353 $51,103.35 $13,290.99 1.55 2.71 0
Montefiore Medical Center-Wakefield Hospital 58 $56,632.12 $13,138.17 1.57 2.93 0
Montefiore Mount Vernon Hospital 17 $33,454.76 $14,703.24 1.53 2.76 0
Montefiore New Rochelle Hospital 55 $28,582.35 $12,654.31 1.29 1.96 0
Montefiore Nyack Hospital 77 $37,219.94 $8,023.18 1.36 2.31 0
Mount Sinai Beth Israel 140 $36,931.54 $10,391.93 1.31 1.86 0
Mount Sinai Brooklyn 48 $44,954.21 $11,241.71 1.44 2.73 0
Mount Sinai Hospital 228 $29,278.57 $13,641.56 1.50 2.25 0
Mount Sinai Hospital - Mount Sinai Hospital of Queens 119 $19,886.71 $9,475.27 1.42 2.20 0
Mount Sinai St. Luke's 107 $34,148.88 $12,108.79 1.34 1.60 0
Mount Sinai West 116 $35,027.76 $12,071.84 1.34 1.89 0
Mount St Marys Hospital and Health Center 22 $13,711.86 $6,763.41 1.55 2.68 0
Nassau University Medical Center 112 $18,258.86 $10,486.24 1.20 1.71 0
Nathan Littauer Hospital 17 $26,047.53 $7,431.06 1.59 3.41 0
New York Community Hospital of Brooklyn, Inc 37 $14,438.05 $9,457.22 1.59 2.65 1
New York Presbyterian Hospital - Allen Hospital 97 $36,125.99 $11,216.98 1.32 2.04 0
New York Presbyterian Hospital - Columbia Presbyterian Center 197 $42,942.07 $13,061.16 1.46 2.68 0
New York Presbyterian Hospital - New York Weill Cornell Center 135 $48,335.19 $15,605.84 1.63 3.01 0
New York-Presbyterian/Lower Manhattan Hospital 29 $46,387.28 $14,892.93 1.62 2.83 0
Newark-Wayne Community Hospital 12 $22,560.17 $7,470.58 1.75 2.75 0
NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital 164 $26,347.59 $13,568.12 1.44 2.34 0
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital 90 $35,447.46 $8,285.69 1.39 2.06 0
NewYork-Presbyterian/Hudson Valley Hospital 38 $34,490.11 $11,467.16 1.76 2.79 0
NewYork-Presbyterian/Queens 219 $25,123.46 $10,618.31 1.57 2.06 0
Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center 16 $15,271.00 $6,627.13 1.63 2.75 0
Nicholas H Noyes Memorial Hospital 4 $15,902.00 $5,726.25 1.25 2.75 0
North Central Bronx Hospital 26 $21,591.73 $11,342.50 1.46 2.58 0
North Shore University Hospital 281 $39,406.81 $8,700.27 1.38 1.47 0
Northern Dutchess Hospital 19 $27,691.26 $9,154.47 1.47 2.42 0
Northern Westchester Hospital 32 $32,341.38 $18,960.19 1.66 2.28 0
NYU Langone Hospital-Brooklyn 121 $65,016.63 $25,037.87 1.79 2.21 0
NYU Langone Hospitals 89 $70,247.63 $21,557.10 1.81 3.61 0
NYU Winthrop Hospital 144 $44,949.76 $10,394.19 1.58 3.14 0
Olean General Hospital 25 $16,260.92 $14,913.88 1.92 3.64 0
Oneida Healthcare 14 $27,015.07 $10,034.57 2.07 3.71 0
Orange Regional Medical Center 98 $27,103.09 $8,844.50 1.51 2.46 0
Oswego Hospital 11 $21,617.64 $9,507.55 2.00 3.91 0
Peconic Bay Medical Center 86 $35,222.73 $14,495.07 1.28 2.05 0
Phelps Hospital 56 $50,713.34 $16,558.30 1.66 2.59 0
Plainview Hospital 101 $30,721.95 $9,656.46 1.41 1.55 0
Putnam Hospital Center 43 $29,675.00 $7,812.16 1.60 2.53 0
Queens Hospital Center 110 $21,610.85 $10,658.22 1.25 2.27 0
Richmond University Medical Center 42 $37,851.33 $13,705.98 1.79 4.19 0
Rochester General Hospital 107 $29,649.40 $10,360.87 1.73 3.22 0
Rome Memorial Hospital, Inc 18 $38,079.94 $9,806.72 1.94 3.72 0
Roswell Park Cancer Institute 3 $46,555.33 $19,551.33 1.00 4.33 0
Samaritan Hospital 40 $19,069.55 $7,064.38 1.73 2.93 1
Samaritan Medical Center 19 $21,271.32 $15,298.00 1.79 4.42 0
Saratoga Hospital 55 $30,086.44 $7,854.75 1.51 2.33 0
SBH Health System 76 $36,265.55 $10,829.75 1.57 2.70 0
Sisters of Charity Hospital 14 $22,294.86 $10,058.57 2.00 3.71 0
Sisters of Charity Hospital - St Joseph Campus 23 $15,016.61 $7,007.96 1.61 2.43 0
SJRH - Dobbs Ferry Pavillion 9 $28,140.00 $12,457.33 1.67 3.44 0
SJRH - St Johns Division 47 $23,494.68 $10,324.51 1.64 2.17 0
South Nassau Communities Hospital 95 $45,582.38 $10,014.37 1.57 2.69 0
Southside Hospital 185 $31,375.22 $9,609.81 1.46 1.55 0
St Anthony Community Hospital 13 $80,442.00 $18,745.85 1.92 2.46 0
St Catherine of Siena Hospital 50 $60,025.72 $12,801.84 1.82 3.64 0
St Charles Hospital 47 $47,948.17 $12,665.68 1.53 2.06 0
St Elizabeth Medical Center 56 $20,790.46 $7,471.05 1.23 2.04 0
St Francis Hospital 19 $46,011.37 $8,670.95 1.74 2.79 0
St Johns Episcopal Hospital So Shore 42 $36,749.31 $11,641.29 1.50 2.71 1
St Joseph's Medical Center 28 $12,049.71 $6,558.50 1.39 3.54 0
St Josephs Hospital Health Center 67 $23,726.28 $9,239.90 1.87 3.70 0
St Luke's Cornwall Hospital/Newburgh 70 $24,786.46 $7,976.80 1.56 2.49 0
St Peters Hospital 61 $25,327.52 $7,905.80 1.72 3.11 0
St. James Hospital 16 $14,607.63 $4,470.19 1.88 3.44 0
St. Joseph Hospital 33 $62,605.82 $22,179.61 1.70 3.88 0
St. Mary's Healthcare 23 $18,265.78 $6,123.04 1.52 2.43 0
St. Mary's Hospital 1 $17,370.00 $3,759.00 2.00 1.00 0
Staten Island University Hosp-North 209 $29,797.53 $10,845.37 1.44 2.01 0
Staten Island University Hosp-South 58 $27,962.79 $6,948.28 1.33 1.86 0
Strong Memorial Hospital 270 $18,924.86 $12,020.80 1.44 2.93 0
Syosset Hospital 40 $41,421.93 $8,813.95 1.70 1.88 0
The Unity Hospital of Rochester 38 $22,172.39 $12,637.84 1.74 3.89 0
The University of Vermont Health Network - Champlain Valley Physicians 26 $30,578.35 $11,055.42 1.69 3.85 0
United Health Services Hospitals Inc. - Wilson Medical Center 21 $27,530.48 $10,748.57 2.14 5.19 0
United Memorial Medical Center North Street Campus 23 $16,503.48 $4,852.83 1.74 2.35 0
University Hospital 146 $31,538.21 $11,102.05 1.51 2.53 0
University Hospital - Stony Brook Southampton Hospital 65 $34,624.51 $19,057.92 1.48 2.12 0
University Hospital of Brooklyn 42 $37,364.76 $24,368.45 1.48 3.71 0
University Hospital SUNY Health Science Center 247 $28,345.55 $10,965.06 1.53 2.77 0
UPMC Chautauqua at WCA 15 $15,844.60 $6,438.73 1.80 3.40 0
UPSTATE University Hospital at Community General 54 $26,101.20 $10,394.78 1.56 1.98 0
Vassar Brothers Medical Center 71 $26,157.65 $7,580.73 1.55 1.76 0
Westchester Medical Center 112 $78,901.41 $18,689.19 1.88 4.20 0
White Plains Hospital Center 161 $33,032.34 $8,944.71 1.40 1.91 0
Woodhull Medical & Mental Health Center 87 $23,916.97 $14,504.47 1.53 3.06 0
Wyckoff Heights Medical Center 177 $20,610.64 $8,418.21 1.44 1.94 0
Wyoming County Community Hospital 8 $12,066.50 $8,449.88 1.75 2.38 0

2016 results

Payor Count Avg. Charges Range Avg. Severity Score Avg. LOS # Expired
Medicaid 4,887 $31,089.24 $321.0 - $868,665.0 1.47 2.50 0
Private Health Insurance 3,000 $32,366.26 $2,106.0 - $336,503.0 1.46 2.25 0
Blue Cross/Blue Shield 2,394 $30,579.44 $2,409.0 - $309,225.0 1.48 2.26 0
Medicare 1,081 $42,519.18 $2,437.0 - $332,939.0 1.91 4.08 3
Self-Pay 541 $28,565.78 $2,679.0 - $165,522.0 1.41 2.22 0
Managed Care, Unspecified 147 $27,514.07 $4,940.0 - $180,997.0 1.45 2.27 0
Federal/State/Local/VA 98 $28,654.62 $8,438.0 - $121,758.0 1.47 2.37 0
Unknown 46 $26,042.41 $11,489.0 - $99,401.0 1.33 2.54 0
Miscellaneous/Other 15 $25,608.20 $15,224.0 - $46,357.0 1.80 3.40 0
Department of Corrections 14 $26,935.14 $9,065.0 - $69,323.0 1.79 4.57 0