Hospital Prices for UH Elyria
While hospital charges can be confusing in a constantly 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, 2018
Room and Board—Per Day Charges Medical/Surgical/Pediatric/Obstetrics
Emergency Department Charge
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.
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.
|Cesarean Section Delivery||4,092.00|
|D & C||2,556.00|
|Labor & Delivery||3,221.00|
|Non Stress Fetal Monitor||424.00|
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.
The following charges reflect the hospital’s 30 most common laboratory procedures.
|AB Screen IGG||85.00|
|Basic Metabolic Panel||97.00|
|B-Type Natriuretic Peptid||191.00|
|CBC w/Auto Differential||101.00|
|Complete Metabolic Panel||131.00|
|CRP High Sensitivity Test||137.00|
|Gram Stain Smear||53.00|
|POS – Glucose||23.00|
|Potassium Serum K||45.00|
|Pregnancy Test – Serum||51.00|
|RH Type Only||80.00|
|Urinalysis & Micro||36.00|
|Urinalysis & Macro||27.00|
|Vitamin D, 25-Hydroxy||102.00|
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.
|Treatment – Hand Nebulizer||181.00|
|Treatment - Chest Clapping||125.00|
|Treatment – Pulse Oximeter||43.00|
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.
|Therapeutic Ex, 15 minutes||127.00|
|Neuro Re-Education, Each 15 minutes||127.00|
|Self Care/ADL Train, 15 minutes||116.00|
|Custom Splint FAB, 15 minutes||117.00|
|Speech Therapy Evaluation||383.00|
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.
|Therapeutic Exercise, 1st 15 minutes||127.00|
|Therapeutic ACT, Each 15 minutes||125.00|
|Gait Training, Each 15 minutes||115.00|
|Ultrasound, Each 15 minutes||107.00|
|Neuromusc Re-Ed, Each 15 minutes||127.00|
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.
|Multiple Sleep Latency Test||4,355.00|
|Maintenance of Wakefulness Test||4,355.00|
X-Ray and Radiological Charges
The following charges reflect the hospital’s 30 most common x-ray and radiological procedures.
|Abdomen Limited Echo||761.00|
|Ankle 3 or more views||272.00|
|Chest Views Posterior/Anterior||205.00|
|Chest PA X-ray||175.00|
|Chest Portable PA or AP X-ray||175.00|
|CT Abdomen/Pelvis w/Contrast||3,665.00|
|CT Abdomen/Pelvis w/o Contrast||3,295.00|
|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||175.00|
|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|
|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.
Our Customer Service Representatives are at 440-329-7833, Monday – Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
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.
Although hospital charges can be high, we work to keep our prices the lowest in our community. A price list of our most common services is published for you. If you believe you are being billed for a service you did not receive, call us and we will investigate immediately.
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.