Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project

Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project

What are the nationwide average length of hospital stay and average hospital cost for patients with the following diagnoses? You will choose these diagnoses using ICD-9 or ICD-10 diagnosis codes. There are resources on the site to help you identify the correct code. (Choose 2)
Abdominal pain
Acute myocardial infarction
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and bronchiectasis
Diabetes mellitus with complications
What are the nationwide average length of hospital stay and average hospital cost for patients who underwent the following procedures? Again, choose these procedures using ICD-9 or ICD-10 procedure codes, using the resources on the site to help you identify the correct code. (Choose 2)
Cesarean section
Hip replacement, total and partial
Hysterectomy, abdominal and vaginal
Percutaneous coronary angioplasty (PTCA)
If data are available for your state, what are your state’s average length of hospital stay and average cost for patients