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In compliance with state law, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center is providing this price list containing our charges for room and board, emergency department, operating room, delivery, physical therapy and other procedures. The hospital's charges are the same for all patients, but a patient's responsibility may vary, depending on payment plans negotiated with individual health insurers. Uninsured or underinsured patients should consult with our admitting and billing staff to determine whether they qualify for discounts.

Ohio State's Wexner Medical Center is committed to providing high-quality personalized health care. The charges at Ohio State's Wexner Medical Center reflect the level of medical care available at central Ohio's only academic medical center. Care provided in this environment is supported by and contributes to the latest medical research discoveries.

Because of this dynamic learning and training environment, Ohio State's Wexner Medical Center also invests in the most advanced medical equipment and offers specialized care not found elsewhere in central Ohio, including organ transplantation and severe burn care, as well as the highest-rated trauma and neonatal intensive care units available in the region. Patients here are treated by physicians, nurses and other staff who are training the next generation of America's healthcare providers. We believe prices for care at Ohio State's Medical Center are similar to charges at other academic medical centers in the Midwest region that offer comparable services.

The Medical Center's charges are the same for all patients, but patients' share of payment will vary depending on the type of coverage they have with their insurance company or government-sponsored program.

We are committed to providing care to all patients, regardless of their ability to pay. Patients who have no insurance or those who are unable to pay their medical bills should consult with our admitting and billing staff to determine whether they are eligible for a variety of financial assistance programs and/or discounts. Financial counselors are available between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. weekdays at 614-293-0860.

These prices are correct as of 07/01/14.

 

ROOM AND BOARD — PER DAY CHARGES CHARGE
MEDICAL SURGICAL  
SEMI-PRIVATE $1321-$1650
PRIVATE $1321-$1650
REHABILITATION $1,958.00
INTERMEDIATE (STEP DOWN) $2,874.00
ICU $4,295.00
PSYCHIATRIC CARE  
ADULT PSYCHIATRIC $3,269.00
CHILD/ADOLESCENT PSYCHIATRIC $3,269.00
NURSERY  
GENERAL NURSERY $1,339.00
NEONATAL INTENSIVE CARE $4,520.00

 

LABOR AND DELIVERY CHARGES
Patients receiving care in The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center's Labor and Delivery unit have access to the most comprehensive high-risk obstetrics department in the region, should such services be needed. In addition, attending physicians are supported by some of the most highly skilled resident physicians in the country who seek their additional training in an academic medical center environment.

The following list does not include charges for anesthesia, drugs, or supplies required for a particular delivery room procedure. Fees for physician services or anesthesia administration are also not reflected, and will be billed separately by your physician.

 

LABOR AND DELIVERY CHARGE
NORMAL DELIVERY  
VAGINAL BIRTH-LOW RISK $3,579.00
VAGINAL BIRTH-HIGH RISK $6,195.00
AMNIOCENTESIS  
AMNIOCENTESIS $590.00

 

EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT CHARGES
Ohio State's Medical Center is home to one of only two Level I trauma centers in the region, meaning the most comprehensive immediate and surgical care is available to the most severely injured patients around the clock.

Emergency Department charges are based on the level of emergency care provided to our patients. The levels, with level 1 representing basic emergency care, reflect the type of accommodations needed, the personnel resources, the intensity of care and the amount of time needed to provide treatment. The following charges do not include fees for drugs, supplies or additional ancillary procedures that may be required for a particular emergency treatment. They also do not include fees for Emergency Department physicians, who will bill separately for their services.

The following charges do not include fees for drugs, supplies or additional procedures that may be required for a particular emergency treatment. They also do not include fees for Emergency Department physicians, who will bill separately for their services.

 

EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT CHARGE
EMER RM SERV-LEV 1 $269.00
EMER RM SERV-LEV 2 $518.00
EMER RM SERV-LEV 3 $948.00
EMER RM SERV-LEV 4 $1,479.00
EMER RM SERV-LEV 5 $2,197.00
CRITICAL CARE $4,012.00

OPERATING ROOM CHARGES
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center's surgeons are among the nation's leaders in performing and training others on minimally invasive surgical techniques that reduce pain and recovery time for our patients. We also are home to central Ohio's only comprehensive adult transplantation program, a nationally recognized bariatric surgery program, and renowned cancer, cardiac/vascular, orthopedic and neurological surgery programs.

 

Operating Room charges are based on the complexity level, with level 1 being the most basic, for a particular operation. There is an initial, set-up charge as well as additional charges for additional time while the operation is being performed.

OPERATING ROOM
CHARGE
ANES 1ST 30 MINUTES $375.00
ANES EACH ADDL 15 MINUTES $188.00
OR LEVEL I 0-30 MIN $3,226.00
OR LEVEL I EA ADDL 15 MIN $1,613.00
OR LEVEL II 0-30 MIN $3,977.00
OR LEVEL II EA ADDL 15 MIN $1,988.00
OR LEVEL III 0-30 MIN $4,428.00
OR LEVEL III EA ADDL 15 MIN $2,214.00
OR LEVEL IV 0-30 MIN $4,676.00
OR LEVEL IV EA ADDL 15 MIN $2,339.00
OR LEVEL V 0-30 MIN $4,937.00
OR LEVEL V EA ADDL 15 MIN $2,469.00

 

PHYSICAL THERAPY CHARGES
Our physical and occupational therapy services are performed by staff working in one of the most highly regarded rehabilitation programs in the country. The stroke rehabilitation program at Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center is one of only nine in the nation and the first in Ohio to be accredited by the Commission on the Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF). Dodd Hall Rehabilitation Hospital is the only center in Ohio to be CARF accredited for stroke and brain injury. Accreditation means these programs meet the highest standards for quality and safety, providing risk reduction and accountability.

The following charges reflect the most common services offered by our Physical Therapy department. Patients may have additional charges, depending on the services performed.

 

PHYSICAL THERAPY CPT CODE CHARGE
THERAPEUTIC EXERCISES ROM & FLEXIBILITY EACH 15 MINS 97110 $132.00
MANUAL THERAPY TECHNIQUES, EACH 15 MINS 97140 $148.00
NEUROMUSCULAR REEDUCATION 97112 $132.00
THERAPEUTIC ACTIVITIES DIRECT, EACH 15 MINS 97530 $155.00
GAIT TRAINING EACH 15 MINS 97116 ​$137.00
PT EVALUATION 97001 $304.00


OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY CHARGES
The following charges reflect the most common services offered by our Occupational Therapy department. Patients may have additional charges, depending on the services performed.

 

OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY CPT CODE CHARGE
SELF CARE /HOME MGMT, DIRECT, EACH 15 MINS BY OT 97535 $131.00
THERAPEUTIC EXERCISES ROM & FLEXIBILITY EACH 15 MINS BY OT 97110 $132.00
THERAPUETIC ACTIVITIES, DIRECT, EACH 15 MINS BY OT 97530 $155.00
OT EVALUATION 97003 $266.00
NEUROMUSCULAR REEDUCATION BY OT 97112 $132.00
MANUAL THERAPY TECHNIQUES EACH 15 MINS BY OT 97140 $148.00


PULMONARY THERAPY CHARGES
Patients requiring pulmonary therapy at Ohio State's Medical Center are treated by a team associated with our critical care services, one of the Medical Center's signature programs.

The following charges reflect the most common services offered by our Pulmonary Therapy department. Patients may have additional charges, depending on the services performed.

 

RESPIRATORY / PULMONARY CPT CODE CHARGE
AEROSOL OR NEBULIZER TREATMENT 94640 $154.00
METERED DOSE INHALER TREATMENT 94640 $103.00
HC VENTILATOR EACH SUBSEQUENT DAY 94002 $2004.00
VENTILATOR EACH SUBSEQUENT DAY 94003 $1607.00
CPAP OR BIPAP 94660 $383.00
DEMO & EVAL OF AEROSOL MDI NEB OR IPPB 94664 $269.00


X-RAY AND RADIOLOGICAL CHARGES

Imaging services at Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center are among the most advanced in the region. Specialists in imaging are supported by millions of dollars in federal and state funding allowing scientists to continually develop imaging strategies that offer the most comprehensive and least invasive method of diagnosing certain diseases.

The following charges reflect the hospital's 30 most common x-ray and radiological procedures.

 

RADIOLOGY PROCEDURES CPT CODE CHARGE
RADIOLOGY X-RAY CHEST SINGLE VIEW 71010 $353.00
RADIOLOGY X-RAY CHEST 2 VIEWS 71020 $385.00
RADIOLOGY EXAM ABDOMEN SINGLE AP VIEWS 74000 $312.00
RADIOLOGY EXAM FOOT, COMPLETE, MIN 3 VIEWS 73630 $347.00
RADIOLOGY EXAM SHOULDER, COMPLETE, MIN 2 VIEWS 73030 $371.00
RADIOLOGY EXAM HIP UNILATERAL, COMPLETE, MIN 2 VIEWS 73510 $325.00
RADIOLOGY EXAM KNEE 3 VIEWS 73562 $425.00
RADIOLOGY EXAM LUMBOSACRAL SPINE 2 OR 3 VIEWS 72100 $388.00
RADIOLOGY EXAM ANKLE, COMPLETE, MIN 3 VIEWS 73610 $431.00
RADIOLOGY EXAM KNEE, COMPLETE, 4 OR MORE VIEWS 73564 $485.00
RADIOLOGY EXAM HAND MIN 3 VIEWS 73130 $368.00
RADIOLOGY BONE DENSITY STUDY
AXIAL
77080 $654.00
RADIOLOGY EXAM COMPLETE ACUTE ABDOMEN SERIES 74022 $471.00
RADIOLOGY FLUROSCOPIC GUIDANCE FOR SPINAL INJECTION 77003 $1378.00
RADIOLOGY EXAM WRIST, COMPLETE, MIN 3 VIEWS
73110 $345.00
RADIOLOGY EXAM CERVICAL SPINE MIN 4 or 5 VIEWS 72050 $520.00
RADIOLOGY EXAM PELVIS 1 OR 2 VIEWS 72170 $361.00
RADIOLOGY EXAM TIBIA FIBULA 2 VIEWS 73590 $305.00
RADIOLOGY EXAM LUMBOSACRAL SPINE MIN 4 VIEWS 72110 $659.00
RADIOLOGY FLUOROSCOPIC 
GUIDANCE FOR CENTRAL VENOUS
ACCESS DEVICE
77001 $1111.00
RADIOLOGY EXAM KNEE 1 OR 2 VIEWS 73560 $316.00
RADIOLOGY EXAM CERVICAL SPINE 2 OR 3 VIEWS 72040 $424.00
RADIOLOGY EXAM FEMUR 2 VIEWS 73550 $365.00
RADIOLOGY EXAM ELBOW, COMPLETE, MIN 3 VIEWS 73080 $368.00
ORTHOPANTOGRAM (PANOREX) 70355 $266.00
RADIOLOGY EXAM THORACIC SPINE 2 VIEWS 72070 $448.00
RADIOLOGY VIDEORADIOGRAPHY SWALLOWING FUNCTION 74230 $636.00
DIAGNOSTIC MAMMO TOMO 76499 $89.00
RADIOLOGY EXAM FOREARM 2 VIEWS 73090 $290.00
RADIOLOGY EXAM ABDOMEN COMPLETE-W/ DECUBITUS OR 
ERECT VIEWS
74020 $427.00

LABORATORY CHARGES
The Wexner Medical Center at Ohio State's clinical laboratory services were among the first in central Ohio to employ sophisticated automation systems to reduce errors associated with handling and transporting laboratory samples.

 

The following charges reflect the Medical Center's 30 most common laboratory procedures.

 

LAB PROCEDURES CPT CODE CHARGE
CBC, EDIFF, & PLATELET 85025 $142.00
MAGNESIUM 83735 $52.00
CREATININE; BLOOD 82565 $39.00
PHOSPHATE INORGANIC 84100 $39.00
UREA NITROGEN; QUAN 84520 $36.00
ELECTROLYTE PANEL 80051 $163.00
METABOLIC PANEL TOTAL CA 80048 $318.00
GLUCOSE; QUAN BLOOD 82947 $36.00
PROTHOMBIN TIME 85610 $80.00
PTT; PLASMA OR WHOLE BLOOD 85730 $94.00
VENIPUNCTURE 36415 $36.00
HEPATIC FUNCTION PANEL 80076 $354.00
CBC & PLATELET 85027 $119.00
FLOW CYTOMETRY EA ADDL MARKER 88185 $112.00
HGB; GLYCOSULATED (A1C) 83036 $156.00
HEMOGLOBIN 85018 $55.00
THYROID STIMULATING HORMONE 84443 $255.00
URINALYSIS TOTAL AUTOMATED W/ MICRO 81001 $82.00
CALCIUM; TOTAL 82310 $44.00
LIPID PANEL 80061 $235.00
BLOOD GAS, MIXED WO  02 SAT 82803 $322.00
TROPONIN, QUAN 84484 $250.00
BLOOD TYPING, ABO 86900 $122.00
BLOOD TYPING; RH D 86901 $100.00
RBC AB SCRN, EA TECHIQ 86850 $222.00
CALCIUM; IONIZED 82330 $181.00
URINE BACTERIA CULTURE 87088 $163.00
LACTATE DEHYDROGENASE (LD) (LDH) 83615 $65.00
COMPREHEN METABOLIC PANEL 80053 $627.00
AEROB BACTERIAL BLOOD CULTURE 87040 $276.00

 

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