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

Service 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 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.

Complexity 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.

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

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.

Complexity Charges
Level 1 4,661.00
Level 2 6,019.00
Level 3 7,564.00
Level 4 8,612.00

Laboratory Charges

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

Service Charges
AB Screen IGG 85.00
ABO Only 97.00
Amylase Serum 149.00
APTT 88.00
Automated CBC 97.00
Basic Metabolic Panel 97.00
Blood Culture 215.00
B-Type Natriuretic Peptid 191.00
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

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.

Service Charges
Treatment – Hand Nebulizer 181.00
Blood Gases 188.00
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.

Service Charges
Therapeutic Ex, 15 minutes 127.00
Therapeutic/Functional Treatment 125.00
Neuro Re-Education, Each 15 minutes 127.00
Self Care/ADL Train, 15 minutes 116.00
OT Evaluation 299.00
Fluidotherapy $132.00
OT Re-Evaluation 202.00
Custom Splint FAB, 15 minutes 117.00
Swallowing Evaluation 420.00
Swallowing Treatment 315.00
Speech Therapy 315.00
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.

Service Charges
Therapeutic Exercise, 1st 15 minutes 127.00
Therapeutic ACT, Each 15 minutes 125.00
Gait Training, Each 15 minutes 115.00
PT Evaluation 299.00
Ultrasound, Each 15 minutes 107.00
Neuromusc Re-Ed, Each 15 minutes 127.00
E-Stimulation Unattended 119.00

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.

Service Charges
Polysomnogram 4,934.00
PAP Titration 6,553.00
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.

Service Charges
Abdomen Limited Echo 761.00
Ankle 3 or more views 272.00
Carotid Duplex 1,142.00
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
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.

Charges:  
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.

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.