Hospital Charges

Understanding Hospital Prices

While hospital charges can be confusing in a consistently changing environment, the team at University Hospitals Elyria Medical Center is committed to keeping our prices among the lowest in our community. We are also committed to correct and transparent billing. If a service appears on a bill that was not provided, call 440-329-7833 and our team will investigate immediately.

We charge patients and insurance companies the same price for individual services. In addition to hospital charges, patients may be billed by other professionals who participated in providing care.

UH Elyria Medical Center Delivers Transparency in Pricing

In compliance with state law, UH Elyria Medical Center provides a price list available to each patient and community member. This list contains our charges for services including:

  • Emergency department
  • Labor & delivery
  • Operating room
  • Other procedures as necessary
  • Physical therapy
  • Room and board

The hospital 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.

These prices are correct as of January 1, 2017.

Room and Board—Per Day Charges

Medical/Surgical/Pediatric/Obstetrics

  Charges
ICU/CCU $2,994.00
Nursery $757.00
Neonatal ICU $1,768.00
Psychiatric Care $1,483.00
Monitored $2,014.00
Semi-Private $1,350.00

Emergency Department Charges

Emergency Department charges are based on the level of emergency care provided to our patients. The categories, with Category I 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.

  Charges
Category I $181.00
Category II $343.00
Category III $502.00
Category IV $922.00
Category V $1,308.00

Labor and Delivery Charges

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.

  Charges
Cesarean Section Delivery $4,092.00
D & C $2,556.00
Fetal Monitor—Internal $679.00
Labor & Delivery $3,221.00
Non Stress Fetal Monitor $424.00
Phototherapy $130.00

Laboratory Charges

The following charges reflect the hospital’s 30 most common laboratory procedures.

  Charges
AB Screen IGG $85.00
ABO Only $97.00
Amylase Serum $149.00
APTT $88.00
Automated CBC $97.00
B-Type Natriuretic Peptid $191.00
Basic Metabolic Profile (BMP) $97.00
Blood Culture $215.00
CBC W/Auto Differential $101.00
CK-MB $120.00
Complete Metabolic Panel $131.00
CPK Total $64.00
CRP High Sensitivity Test $137.00
Glyco HGB $118.00
Gram Stain Smear $53.00
Lipase $192.00
Lipid Profile $89.00
Magnesium $61.00
Mic Sensitivity $95.00
POS – Glucose $23.00
Potassium Serum K $45.00
Pregnancy Test – Serum $51.00
Prothrombin Time $80.00
RH Type Only $80.00
Troponin_1 $76.00
TSH $145.00
Urinalysis & Micro $36.00
Urinalysis & Macro $27.00
Urine Culture $134.00
Vitamin D, 25-Hydroxy $102.00

Occupational/Speech 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.

  Charges
Therapeutic Ex, 15 min. $102.00
Therapeutic/Functional Treatment $93.00
Neuro Re-Education, Each 15 Min. $96.00
Self Care/ADL Train, 15 Min. $112.00
OT Evaluation $300.00
Fluidotherapy $93.00
OT Re-Evaluation $185.00
Custom Splint FAB, 15 Min. $101.00
Swallowing Evaluation $373.00
Swallowing Treatment $233.00
Speech Therapy $245.00
Speech Therapy Evaluation $378.00

Operating Room Charges

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 an additional charge for each 15 minutes while the operation is being performed.

  First Hour Charge
Level 1 $1,608.00
Level 2 $2,400.00
Level 3 $2,752.00
Level 4 $3,046.00

Physical Therapy Charges

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

  Charges
Therapeutic Exercise, 1st 15 Min. $102.00
Therapeutic ACT, Each 15 Min. $93.00
Gait Training, Each 15 Min. $102.00
PT Evaluation $300.00
Ultrasound, Each 15 Min. $100.00
Neuromusc Re-Ed, Each 15 Min. $96.00
E-Stimulation Unattended $87.00

Respiratory/Pulmonary Therapy Charges

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

  Charges
Treatment—Hand Nebulizer $181.00
Blood Gases $188.00
Treatment—Chest Clapping $125.00
Treatment—Pulse Oximeter $43.00

Sleep Lab Charges

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

  Charges
Polysomnogram—41409004 $4,934.00
PAP Titration—41401092 $6,553.00
Multiple Sleep Latency Test—41400011 $4,355.00
Maintenance of Wakefulness Test—41400110 $4,355.00

X-Ray and Radiological Charges

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

  Charges
Abdomen Limited Echo $761.00
Ankle 3 or More Views $272.00
Carotid Duplex $1,142.00
Chest Views Posterior/Anterior & Lateral $310.00
Chest PA X-ray $149.00
Chest Portable PA or AP X-ray $149.00
CT Abdomen/Pelvis W/Contrast $3,885.00
CT Abdomen/Pelvis W/O Contrast $3,228.00
CT Cerv Spine W/O Contrast $2,136.00
CT Head/Brain W/O Contrast $1,373.00
CT Thorax W/Contrast $1,842.00
CTA PE Scan $2,176.00
Fluoroscopy Up to 1 Hour $311.00
Foot 3 or more views $278.00
Hand 3 or more views $276.00
Hips Bilateral w/Pelvis 3-4 views $317.00
Knee 4 views $339.00
KUB/Abdominal singe view $288.00
Limited Retroperitoneum $615.00
MRA Head W/O Contrast $2,376.00
MRI Brain W/O Contrast $2,376.00
Pelvic Non-OB Female Echo $657.00
Pelvis AP Only X-ray $317.00
Screen Mammography – Digital $278.00
Shoulder 2 or more views $424.00
Spine C Minimum 4 views $508.00
Spine L Minimum 4 views $574.00
Transvaginal Echo $463.00
Venous Duplex Lower Ext $842.00
Wrist 3 or more views $294.00

Billing Policy Summary

If you have questions or need assistance with your bill, we provide Patient Account Representatives to assist you. They furnish information, make payment arrangements and help you resolve insurance billing problems.

By phone: Our Customer Service Representatives are at 440-329-7833, Monday – Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

In person: You may meet with a representative at the hospital Monday – Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. The representatives are next to the cashier in the main lobby at UH Elyria Medical Center.

Interest: We do not calculate any charge interest on outstanding payments. Ohio’s Prompt Pay law requires some insurers to pay interest automatically if they do not pay within the law’s timeframes. Federal law requires Medicare to pay interest automatically on certain delayed payments.

Billing and Payments: We will bill your insurance(s) at no charge. Unless there is a long delay, we will not bill you for your co-payment or deductible until your insurance has decided your benefits.

You may pay us using the “Pay My Bill” tab on our website, by mail by phone using a credit card or checking account. (Call our Customer Service Lines or by visiting the Cashier at UH Elyria Medical Center located in the front lobby).

Financial Assistance With Your Bill: UH Elyria Medical Center has a strong commitment to serving our community. We provide services for all who are in need regardless of their ability to pay.

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