Hospital for Special Surgery

2017 Age Distribution

2017 Patient Race:

Black/African American877
Multi-racial37
Other Race1,235
White12,922

2017 Payers:

Blue Cross/Blue Shield 3,266
Federal/State/Local/VA 9
Medicaid 286
Medicare 6,317
Miscellaneous/Other 273
Private Health Insurance 4,835
Self-Pay 85

Conditions treated in 2017

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DRG Count Avg. Charge Avg. Cost Sum all Charges Sum all Costs Avg. LOS
Hip joint replacement 5177 $71,552 $24,502 $370,425,936 $126,848,662 2.46
Knee joint replacement 5020 $76,901 $26,786 $386,043,109 $134,467,580 3.16
Dorsal & lumbar fusion proc except for curvature of back 869 $133,636 $46,477 $116,129,844 $40,388,329 4.37
Cervical spinal fusion & other back/neck proc exc disc excis/decomp 666 $77,204 $27,110 $51,417,697 $18,055,209 2.70
Knee & lower leg procedures except foot 495 $75,389 $26,499 $37,317,673 $13,117,231 3.58
Other significant hip and femur surgery 406 $87,666 $31,665 $35,592,219 $12,855,853 5.13
Shoulder & elbow joint replacement 369 $57,528 $19,818 $21,227,828 $7,312,769 1.88
Other musculoskeletal system & connective tissue procedures 341 $55,041 $20,521 $18,769,030 $6,997,693 3.16
Shoulder, upper arm & forearm procedures except joint replacement 340 $66,079 $22,773 $22,466,956 $7,742,829 2.36
Dorsal & lumbar fusion proc for curvature of back 334 $212,400 $72,318 $70,941,614 $24,154,314 5.73
Intervertebral disc excision & decompression 217 $53,042 $19,770 $11,510,214 $4,290,137 2.50
Foot & toe procedures 191 $57,548 $20,822 $10,991,586 $3,976,924 3.18
Procedure w diag of rehab, aftercare or oth contact w health service 110 $118,348 $40,771 $13,018,271 $4,484,819 4.16
Tendon, muscle & other soft tissue procedures 76 $54,825 $19,770 $4,166,735 $1,502,515 3.29
Post-op, post-trauma, other device infections w O.R. procedure 56 $102,389 $36,006 $5,733,757 $2,016,348 7.86
Other musculoskeletal system & connective tissue diagnoses 48 $33,293 $13,346 $1,598,079 $640,598 3.29
Post-operative, post-traumatic, other device infections 40 $55,671 $19,340 $2,226,855 $773,587 4.70
Malfunction, reaction, complic of orthopedic device or procedure 35 $41,429 $14,868 $1,450,020 $520,371 3.31
Hip and femur fracture repair 34 $80,174 $29,897 $2,725,930 $1,016,489 5.44
Other nervous system & related procedures 27 $70,337 $25,556 $1,899,089 $689,999 2.85
Spinal procedures 22 $74,538 $26,825 $1,639,827 $590,146 3.50
O.R. procedure for other complications of treatment 22 $71,200 $25,423 $1,566,399 $559,307 5.77
Other aftercare & convalescence 16 $81,879 $33,431 $1,310,069 $534,903 9.19
Other complications of treatment 14 $32,931 $12,648 $461,031 $177,076 3.07
Signs, symptoms & other factors influencing health status 13 $19,967 $8,970 $259,576 $116,615 2.54
Other back & neck disorders, fractures & injuries 12 $23,120 $8,825 $277,437 $105,905 2.25
Moderately extensive procedure unrelated to principal diagnosis 12 $71,867 $24,848 $862,398 $298,171 3.75
Hand & wrist procedures 11 $62,729 $22,500 $690,021 $247,500 3.73
Cellulitis & other skin infections 11 $42,923 $15,990 $472,157 $175,894 4.73
Other skin, subcutaneous tissue & related procedures 10 $107,493 $44,208 $1,074,932 $442,082 11.10
Skin graft, except hand, for musculoskeletal & connective tissue diagnoses 9 $118,835 $41,207 $1,069,517 $370,861 7.89
Fracture of femur 7 $58,377 $23,343 $408,639 $163,401 6.00
Fractures & dislocations except femur, pelvis & back 6 $26,908 $9,796 $161,450 $58,778 2.67
Amputation of lower limb except toes 6 $243,902 $88,365 $1,463,412 $530,188 23.83
Connective tissue disorders 5 $42,899 $18,739 $214,493 $93,694 3.00
Peripheral, cranial & autonomic nerve disorders 5 $60,606 $23,815 $303,031 $119,077 5.80
Extensive procedure unrelated to principal diagnosis 4 $93,198 $33,215 $372,793 $132,859 6.00
Peripheral & other vascular disorders 4 $35,286 $13,614 $141,145 $54,457 3.75
Osteomyelitis, septic arthritis & other musculoskeletal infections 3 $117,790 $41,911 $353,369 $125,732 11.67
Fracture of pelvis or dislocation of hip 3 $38,099 $16,626 $114,296 $49,877 4.67
Fever 3 $32,846 $12,065 $98,539 $36,194 3.33
Other disorders of nervous system 2 $41,781 $17,552 $83,561 $35,103 4.00
Other anemia & disorders of blood & blood-forming organs 2 $26,423 $10,938 $52,845 $21,875 2.00
Kidney & urinary tract infections 2 $39,329 $17,456 $78,657 $34,912 5.00
Other gastroenteritis, nausa & vomiting 2 $16,055 $7,064 $32,109 $14,127 2.00
Vaginal delivery 1 $83,878 $33,765 $83,878 $33,765 6.00
Major hematologic/immunologic diag exc sickle cell crisis & coagul 1 $58,481 $22,080 $58,481 $22,080 6.00
Diabetes 1 $40,858 $18,078 $40,858 $18,078 5.00
Other skin, subcutaneous tissue & breast disorders 1 $15,466 $7,427 $15,466 $7,427 2.00
Other peripheral vascular procedures 1 $41,479 $13,796 $41,479 $13,796 1.00
Skin ulcers 1 $83,734 $27,725 $83,734 $27,725 7.00
Other infectious & parasitic diseases 1 $6,170 $3,075 $6,170 $3,075 1.00
Other respiratory diagnoses except signs, symptoms & minor diagnoses 1 $12,211 $4,100 $12,211 $4,100 1.00
Pulmonary embolism 1 $22,255 $7,704 $22,255 $7,704 2.00
Partial thickness burns without skin graft 1 $196,538 $74,176 $196,538 $74,176 11.00
Skin graft for skin & subcutaneous tissue diagnoses 1 $60,810 $21,322 $60,810 $21,322 7.00
Cardiac arrhythmia & conduction disorders 1 $7,410 $3,615 $7,410 $3,615 1.00
Multiple sclerosis & other demyelinating diseases 1 $35,051 $13,464 $35,051 $13,464 4.00
Spinal disorders & injuries 1 $62,184 $23,541 $62,184 $23,541 6.00