California Trend Analysis

California Average Healthcare Cost by Outpatient Procedure

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Outpatient Procedures 2014 2015 2016 Average Annual Trend
Allergy Testing 499.7839 420.6261 540.9199 6.38017151540347
Angiography 58642.8632 59782.1314 63792.8878 4.32583892587487
Angioplasty 36495.9458 36794.9195 38932.1280 3.31381535382566
Aortography 52244.7311 51909.5922 56765.4465 4.35648312139895
Appendectomy - Laparoscopic 43378.2730 45427.7312 49929.5214 7.31720176123892
Arthrodesis 56730.9429 59831.0410 65186.8109 7.20802669378773
Arthroscopy 29705.9171 31759.6817 34643.5718 7.99700221393322
Arthroscopy - Knee 21187.8183 22881.1002 22957.9529 4.16382471494837
Arthroscopy - Knee (ACL) 46481.0128 51055.7175 52903.5034 6.73062454761606
Arthroscopy - Shoulder 37537.0055 39701.1764 42051.7952 5.84310585203703
Arthroscopy - Shoulder w/Rotator Cuff Repair 42116.3298 44484.5969 46474.1394 5.04779325459814
Audiology 2025.2098 1602.1782 1562.3719 -11.6863983257535
Balloon Catheter 129341.2779 97831.4707 132581.2983 5.57916733308069
Biopsy of Prostate 9958.5528 9534.2587 9926.5993 -0.0727692945903961
Bone Density 1043.0537 1060.3442 1042.5924 -0.00823688744198432
Breast Biopsy 20259.9584 20215.3432 22409.6941 5.31733230424169
Breast Biopsy - Percutaneous Image-Guided 7922.3831 7989.6612 8291.0007 2.31041671709861
Breast Biopsy - Placement of Localization Device 28064.4114 29383.8622 30592.9283 4.40811861145853
Breast Repair/Reconstruction 42377.8157 45753.7962 49026.9026 7.56006181156062
Bronchoscopy 16991.7736 19037.4698 20328.2364 9.40973515536884
Bronchoscopy - Flexible 23113.4063 21648.1357 25893.7685 6.63625918898216
Bunion Procedure 29818.0812 32365.1788 33380.4292 5.83949229789666
Card Cath - RH 29025.0689 31705.9498 36835.8124 12.7079638141112
Cardiac Cath Injection 37407.8545 37906.5868 39532.2284 2.81088766187254
Cardiac Catheterization 48634.8837 49567.1720 52193.5263 3.60774440949189
Cardiac Rehabilitation Therapy 2267.4059 2465.8549 2503.4515 5.13846840145622
Cardiac Testing 11895.7560 12486.8004 12939.1396 4.29553525972435
Cardiology 17571.3372 17683.6561 18278.4524 2.00137674308971
Carpal Tunnel Release / Neuroplasty 15398.5731 15719.3143 16629.3189 3.93600695564704
CAT Scan 12010.6542 12113.0602 12379.7393 1.52710477125558
Cervical Biopsy w/Scope 3795.3664 2811.5556 2860.0846 -12.0976552237545
Chemotherapy 20332.2565 22309.0940 24559.5000 9.90502980131373
Chemotherapy Administration 22455.8584 24580.4799 26986.8822 9.62560767980974
Chest X-Ray 10522.8205 11211.6966 11725.7634 5.56579523996584
Colonography 3304.1114 2808.5972 2758.2917 -8.39401148943018
Colonoscopy 11329.3208 11365.1015 11713.3811 1.69014462384416
Colonoscopy - Diagnostic 6407.0804 6693.5820 6937.8272 4.06029328906254
Colonoscopy w/Biopsy 8197.0334 8495.7861 8878.1811 4.07282012941664
Colonoscopy w/Therapeutic Treatment 8793.4016 9128.5184 9675.3603 4.90074058101298
Critical Care 19313.4439 21093.0683 22816.1927 8.6917916602171
CT Angiography w/wo Contrast - Abdomen 11361.4559 12247.8144 12150.4495 3.50324720261482
CT Angiography w/wo Contrast - Chest 18285.4505 18961.4092 19515.9238 3.31057008660669
CT Angiography w/wo Contrast - Head 23314.7607 25917.6802 26855.4301 7.39122089445625
CT Angiography w/wo Contrast - Heart 14073.7628 13032.3193 12948.8470 -4.02019802828544
CT Angiography w/wo Contrast - Lower Extremity 15569.3177 13632.0512 16634.5069 4.79106299668428
CT Angiography w/wo Contrast - Neck 20904.7851 23785.1832 25456.0623 10.4017641130605
CT Angiography w/wo Contrast - Pelvis 17231.7227 21577.7597 21843.4072 13.2261288454883
CT Angiography w/wo Contrast - Upper Extremity 15085.1222 17264.3106 19618.4724 14.0409734912685
CT Guidance 30720.9651 21473.2043 19545.7277 -19.5393184497859
CT Scan - 3D 15444.6471 15735.8002 16282.0297 2.6781963121289
CT Scan - Abdomen 8882.3162 9717.0721 9365.4503 2.88967736988774
CT Scan - Abdomen & Pelvis 12514.7325 13186.2079 13435.6853 3.62871828591237
CT Scan - Abdomen & Pelvis >1 9370.7972 9527.2054 9900.0778 2.79143353518913
CT Scan - Head/Brain 12816.7597 13812.9618 14529.3457 6.47948407481805
CT Scan - Heart 6101.4806 5373.5690 7595.9819 14.714073143374
CT Scan - Lower Limb 9408.4688 10209.8882 9955.0106 3.01084206743905
CT Scan - Lower Spine 11474.5452 11901.4421 12489.3390 4.33004667097345
CT Scan - Mouth, Jaw 9672.4131 10317.2144 10933.2196 6.31852481456228
CT Scan - Pelvis 11602.5165 11984.1126 13737.7396 8.96091983013681
CT Scan - Spine 17505.6105 18215.5780 19543.9325 5.67403308831655
CT Scan - Thorax 8829.8070 9039.7762 9170.7847 1.91360202988619
CT Scan - Unspecified 14190.6115 16378.3330 22126.1121 25.2552401840662
CT Scan - Upper Limb 7631.8894 7814.1885 8617.9839 6.33750380367356
CT Scan - Upper Spine 15213.8613 16334.6069 17163.3229 6.2199921709006
CT Scan w & w/o Contrast (all) 12010.6542 12113.0602 12379.7393 1.52710477125558
CT Scan w/Contrast - Abdomen 7581.6215 8727.8983 8487.9591 6.18502234290226
CT Scan w/Contrast - Abdomen & Pelvis 13941.8714 14797.6628 14957.1738 3.60811469001455
CT Scan w/Contrast - Head/Brain 15694.6206 14132.2491 14447.3784 -3.86248110573846
CT Scan w/Contrast - Lower Limb 11384.7760 13007.2075 14242.8525 11.8752905677279
CT Scan w/Contrast - Lower Spine 13940.0648 14094.7859 15268.9707 4.72026734740716
CT Scan w/Contrast - Mouth, Jaw 8681.4878 8160.6601 9447.9294 4.88739610878189
CT Scan w/Contrast - Mouth, Jaw, Neck 10759.4511 11725.8519 11659.7448 4.20905300461525
CT Scan w/Contrast - Neck Spine 16196.3256 17442.6019 17774.4104 4.79854837300125
CT Scan w/Contrast - Pelvis 10280.8344 11139.0080 12672.9294 11.0590164356108
CT Scan w/Contrast - Spine 21884.4780 22359.4037 21598.3637 -0.616759977407339
CT Scan w/Contrast - Thorax 12598.6956 13056.3749 13357.0642 2.96787951268469
CT Scan w/Contrast - Upper Limb 9390.9330 9862.6420 10601.6649 6.25808969544507
CT Scan w/wo Contrast - Abdomen 6855.9872 6940.6547 6743.4758 -0.802992007767257
CT Scan w/wo Contrast - Abdomen & Pelvis 17544.1617 18194.5894 18980.6945 4.01395864374983
CT Scan w/wo Contrast - Head/Brain 9291.0521 9396.3154 9969.5319 3.61669630758717
CT Scan w/wo Contrast - Lower Limb 9809.4692 8970.6060 11882.8286 11.956245416337
CT Scan w/wo Contrast - Lower Spine 10583.2849 9668.3279 13460.0000 15.2860759972261
CT Scan w/wo Contrast - Mouth, Jaw, Neck 6975.0006 7147.5758 7807.7427 5.85521561761968
CT Scan w/wo Contrast - Neck Spine 11459.1333 12620.9727 16445.3239 20.220269081493
CT Scan w/wo Contrast - Pelvis 8028.9672 8414.2980 7980.3202 -0.179183000091046
CT Scan w/wo Contrast - Spine 16277.8700 13927.0028 20732.0159 17.2099506836271
CT Scan w/wo Contrast - Thorax 10617.5141 10766.8508 11468.5393 3.96181602085968
CT Scan w/wo Contrast - Upper Limb 4949.1309 9235.8036 7309.9690 32.881410067365
Cystoscopy 16656.6338 16622.6586 16843.2251 0.561464339314245
D&C/Hysteroscopy 18700.0343 19950.2017 20225.0721 4.03157873238142
Discission Secondary Membrane 2864.5396 3480.1209 3331.8204 8.61417553498245
Drainage External Ear / Auditory Canal 3830.6129 4704.3755 7108.5089 36.9570966738523
Duplex Ultrasound Scan - Complete 6976.2658 7853.3503 7584.9526 4.57739309890537
Duplex Ultrasound Scan - Limited 6797.4322 7738.9327 7516.6550 5.48931246775938
Echo Exam of Abdomen 9513.2337 10480.5630 11209.3493 8.56097164261612
Echocardiology 16607.0404 17787.1091 18019.6887 4.2067038911452
Education and Training 2525.6900 3073.3073 3277.3401 14.160378212676
EEG 16112.7764 17515.5790 19251.3264 9.30794268572394
EGD/Ultrasound 15565.0002 19536.3893 14077.1095 -1.21464628311659
EGD/Upper GI 11160.9660 11800.6245 12442.1696 5.58387303010264
EKG and ECG 12926.8298 13588.1965 14174.8778 4.71690654353965
Electromyelogram 10169.5153 11167.6621 11331.0036 5.63885828593717
Electrophysiology Study 74890.4614 73748.9997 82133.3644 4.92230464382674
Emergency 6865.1463 7349.0256 7838.3028 6.85303089554732
Endometrial Abiliation 22523.1083 24814.6816 27616.6751 10.7329985238754
Endoscopy 19466.8300 21838.3021 16859.3127 -5.30861275795069
ER - Level 1 762.5161 854.2949 903.9775 8.92596811067181
ER - Level 2 1467.9391 1519.9279 1671.6068 6.76048333812046
ER - Level 3 3246.3231 3426.7056 3670.8190 6.34018406132466
ER - Level 4 7711.0489 8095.9746 8431.1148 4.56573133697268
ER - Level 5 14000.0835 14653.8815 15133.9310 3.97293915300929
ERCP 22972.8458 24829.3075 27276.2793 8.96814434628047
Esophagoscopy 31761.4240 34781.2252 9.50776388363444
Excision Breast Lesion 21049.4831 23117.0924 24262.9563 7.3896976409645
Extracapsular Cataract Removal 14521.7154 14951.2365 15396.2269 2.96703155648931
Facial Surgery 14526.8047 14747.9509 15210.7510 2.33019788336248
Facial Surgery, Minor Tissue Rearrangement 20893.5031 22523.7732 24883.7757 9.14029510532084
False Labor 1419.8909 1239.6393 -12.6947499980456
Fine Needle Aspiration for Biopsy w/Imaging 5728.6867 5886.4236 6125.1947 3.40487912752037
Flexible Esophagoscopy 15868.1704 17483.4245 18747.6894 8.70521412306494
Flexible Transnasal Esophagoscopy 14611.8067 9925.9748 13104.6145 -0.02267723127167
Gamma Knife 89861.8388 93082.1635 97827.4715 4.34080882772801
Gastric Bypass - Lap 48488.5445 41517.7451 53653.9138 7.42755152681096
Hammertoe 28979.0158 31562.8816 32841.8273 6.48419503210763
Hemodialysis 32042.0512 34951.2496 36488.4759 6.73875756640024
Hemorrhoidectomy 16433.4857 18371.7519 20682.9827 12.1874822835639
Hernia - Laparoscopic 36446.3020 41286.7566 44538.6309 10.5786857754503
Hernia Repair - Inguinal 23595.2200 24909.8786 26156.6994 5.28852123929768
Hernia Repair w/Mesh 28313.6213 30904.7323 32772.6404 7.59777444042706
Holter Monitor/Telemetry 3409.6693 3445.7968 4197.5242 11.4376694038284
Hysterectomy - Vaginal 45720.2438 48632.9633 49453.5338 4.02900792471672
Iridotomy 2615.1730 3204.1056 3105.5719 9.72230034717563
IV Therapy 15729.8637 16738.2884 17649.7775 5.92821314551083
Knee Replacement 88595.4102 91449.8002 86774.4061 -0.945349588401933
Labor Room/Delivery Services 2451.7146 2513.2111 2400.4943 -0.988332808800731
Laminectomy 53738.3575 50873.9360 64732.2941 10.9551373909629
Laminotomy 48078.4150 50443.7507 53722.2110 5.70949267131478
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy 33349.7110 35491.8160 36780.6121 5.02720389460611
Laparoscopic General 36461.5449 40869.1090 41101.5323 6.32847774634343
Laparoscopy GYN/Hysterectomy 52132.2663 55043.7646 59240.7078 6.60478418861835
Laryngoscopy 5444.9308 5198.9177 5376.7110 -0.549195320268114
Liposuction 38306.9519 43374.5844 48765.8227 12.8292510799172
Lithotripsy 25168.9890 25479.1346 26706.0724 3.02385697626677
Lumpectomy 32908.3887 35164.0358 37385.7572 6.58624319127392
Mammography 706.8390 947.7830 1108.3644 25.5151903558875
Mammography (Diagnostic) 1726.7492 1901.1473 2147.4206 11.526861901184
Mammography (Screening) 601.8271 649.3659 680.1058 6.31645637073906
Mammography Digital (Screening) 606.5656 652.6125 681.7250 6.02616486559592
MammographyDigital (Diagnostic) 1717.3125 1856.6301 2093.0198 10.4223639075062
Mammoplasty 44705.4756 49067.3015 50325.5157 6.16053333407323
Mohs Surgery for Tumor Removal 3494.6586 3681.9681 3823.1849 4.59762082177727
MR Guidance 6419.4796 6703.1437 11927.2900 41.1772833934279
MRA 20997.0929 22836.9608 23326.9249 5.45398803126395
MRA w/Contrast 19390.2637 20879.0409 21842.6058 6.14647451790471
MRA w/Contrast - Abdomen 9928.1704 10100.1138 14945.9412 24.8549112536116
MRA w/Contrast - Chest 9566.6284 10623.6089 12130.4918 12.6164526251457
MRA w/Contrast - Lower Extremity 9854.0557 11348.2102 14165.0346 19.9922941415377
MRA w/o Contrast - Abdomen 9989.3864 11259.0165 10969.7930 5.07048696442425
MRA w/o Contrast - Chest 7179.1153 7056.9895 6559.1339 -4.37795667834995
MRA w/o Contrast - Lower Extremity 11549.9159 9098.3037 11626.8507 3.28258853073143
MRA w/wo Contrast - Abdomen 12121.1133 13874.0873 12369.8858 1.81017416926922
MRA w/wo Contrast - Bilateral Breast 6110.2488 6112.2204 6150.5331 0.329544204411491
MRA w/wo Contrast - Chest 11832.9263 11048.2703 11470.4098 -1.40512940162705
MRA w/wo Contrast - Lower Extremity 11637.4536 14010.5959 13986.5569 10.110352118258
MRA w/wo Contrast - Unilateral Breast 7883.5637 5585.2483 6950.6623 -2.35323162854307
MRI - Abdomen 10734.1375 11116.8030 11556.7579 3.76125309267014
MRI - All 9485.1687 9932.4155 10134.3288 3.37404723621184
MRI - All w/Contrast 12053.2904 12418.4283 12011.4825 -0.123794039838359
MRI - Bilateral Breast 4263.8361 4717.9026 3986.6340 -2.42530897378419
MRI - Bilateral Breast w/Contrast 2997.4296 3921.9965 -1 -34.590086138493
MRI - Brain 13812.8995 14825.4077 15183.4845 4.87272775831535
MRI - Cardiac 9369.4752 9895.6776 9899.6410 2.82809354310305
MRI - Cardiac w/Contrast 9740.2479 10233.5777 9844.9234 0.633512352386739
MRI - Chest 10475.6695 11581.0294 11426.0167 4.606591023033
MRI - Face/Neck 9288.4520 9824.1525 9734.2051 2.42590388182396
MRI - Lower Joint 4891.7863 4902.1088 5289.7267 4.05909169364372
MRI - Lower Limb 7187.1025 7533.5874 8025.4968 5.67523833973377
MRI - Lumbar Spine 6516.5271 6581.2063 6722.0570 1.56636836886786
MRI - Neck Spine 11926.0489 11667.7943 12174.0284 1.08663175945802
MRI - Pelvis 11315.6922 10876.4784 11402.0061 0.475162059893906
MRI - Spine 8730.0366 8667.3736 8894.0327 0.948648887023164
MRI - Upper Limb 6705.3737 6171.5525 6224.6718 -3.55019166391562
MRI - Upper Limb Joint 4209.5435 4161.6553 4315.2428 1.27646421233747
MRI - Upper Limb Joint w/Contrast 5910.1791 5919.6170 6149.8578 2.02457161737579
MRI - Upper Limb Joint w/wo Contrast 8063.0257 8154.6358 9239.4908 7.21985616608028
Myelogram 9970.3683 11233.3359 11521.1103 7.61450021277976
Myelography 10066.4395 10660.5347 11134.4480 5.1736169516533
Myringotomy/Tympanostomy 12349.5574 12183.9894 10746.4873 -6.56948356979171
Nasal/Sinus - Submucous Resection Inferior Turbinate 31565.9806 33127.0346 34027.0527 3.83111860207382
Nasal/Sinus Endoscopy 13783.1672 12826.5983 12798.0872 -3.58120255404812
Neuroplasty 35103.4857 34508.6530 34058.2757 -1.49981294522507
Neuropsychological Testing and Biofeedback for Non-Psych Disorders Only 4622.5106 3969.3466 4060.8285 -5.91268053108571
Nuclear Medicine 14607.8981 15489.8693 15833.3935 4.12768356804491
Observation 27901.7309 29555.3233 31269.6538 5.86344936951729
Occupational Therapy 13237.1598 15158.5946 15933.0565 9.81226130171466
Oncology Treatment 16195.3359 15735.0533 13898.7912 -7.2559752673718
Orthognathic Surgery 38845.1589 41966.7795 44680.4481 7.25114555240192
Osteotomy 40484.1156 42373.6537 48809.8723 9.92827789116821
Other Diagnostic Radiology 7818.4856 8252.3387 8575.0121 4.72957626248064
Other Diagnostic Services 3629.0695 3752.4346 4185.1803 7.46587858729263
Other Therapeutic Services 10948.6196 11197.5867 11958.5124 4.53470125533919
Pacemaker 63213.9211 66837.6093 69708.8565 5.01413840199114
Pelvic Floor Repair 42283.0653 44522.6417 49215.9665 7.91903057278425
Penile Implant 70745.8990 74694.3571 77218.4434 4.4802012713881
Percutaneous Vertebroplsty 26849.4608 31299.4025 33696.3482 12.1158960840097
Peripheral Vascular Lab 8839.4733 9605.9462 9678.0982 4.71107132233286
Peritoneal Dialysis, CAPD and CCPD 24861.6511 27032.2386 27997.2073 6.15018048429017
PET Scan 12296.9299 12519.3765 12874.3164 2.32204243975055
Physical Therapy 7934.8561 8852.7895 9155.7440 7.49525231023395
Pulmonary Function 11257.1896 13282.8741 12289.6567 5.25857807375487
Pulmonary Rehabilitation 2467.6631 2514.2192 2734.5273 5.32456655763744
Radiation Therapy 32385.7595 31386.3252 28423.4649 -6.26300105411669
Repair Detached Retina 32730.4339 33277.2928 33556.6538 1.25514536841378
Repair Finger Tendon 12856.3169 13304.5100 14111.4032 4.77548994547184
Repair of Ventral Hernia 27198.2734 30465.6585 32571.8424 9.46325640967606
Respiratory Services 12799.8759 13321.4227 13969.5108 4.46981526401412
Retinal Treatment 4230.6348 5225.4786 5141.0419 10.9496858085983
Rhinoplasty 35902.7141 37614.1267 37274.8880 1.93245695148673
Rigid Esophagoscopy 22133.4041 22418.1068 24342.4320 4.93505107249036
Rotator Cuff Surgery 38595.9538 41912.5864 44540.9421 7.43212737006159
Rule Out Myocardial Infarction 29994.7141 30970.6537 3.25370529202676
Screening Mammography 601.8271 649.3659 680.1058 6.31645637073906
Septoplasty/Nasal Reconstruction 30680.4450 35420.3705 35173.9279 7.37678617532426
Sigmoidoscopy 7615.2539 7917.2303 8362.9061 4.79730150486832
Sigmoidoscopy - Diagnostic 6753.2642 7239.9328 7780.4266 7.33593676880565
Sigmoidoscopy w/Biopsy 6699.1118 7451.2608 8349.9109 11.643984650419
Sigmoidoscopy w/Therapeutic Treatment 8902.9237 8792.9770 8670.2087 -1.31557953971591
Sleep Studies 5058.5203 4870.4541 5039.3918 -0.124593670095285
Sleep Studies - Home 909.8558 1242.4717 1503.5539 28.7850605997899
SPECT 17595.1727 18592.9500 18926.5697 3.73253948952141
Speech Therapy 5186.8041 5561.0092 5613.9461 4.08324492525844
Spinal Fusion 76091.1435 72489.9797 86883.8076 7.56180119085821
Spinal Surgery 79451.2116 78747.0568 88154.1877 5.52986815585908
Stress Echo 8449.6433 8985.5516 9195.1073 4.33725921174602
Stress Test 15474.4272 16277.7190 16472.5193 3.19391101061554
SupraCervical Hysterectomy 82938.4255 85838.4777 101244.2660 10.7220241842649
Thyroid Removal 44950.6004 43955.4834 44562.8171 -0.416049782751857
Tonsillectomy/Adenoidectomy >12 years 22651.3929 24946.4740 27448.4630 10.0808073511094
Trabeculoplasty 2778.8126 2925.1304 3213.7340 7.56591455466963
Transcatheter Procedures 54027.6149 55312.5216 59147.1701 4.65546789812171
Transvaginal Ultrasound 5379.6418 5893.6135 6196.2524 7.34452238205702
Transvaginal Ultrasound - Non OB 3793.8070 3822.1104 4018.3986 2.94081975365015
Ultrasound Imaging 6273.7837 6707.7697 7202.6365 7.14748431877992
Upper GI Endoscopy - Diagnostic 9969.3415 10527.4293 11205.0891 6.01756395781674
Upper GI Endoscopy w/Biopsy 9338.7220 9971.0905 10328.6371 5.17864984654902
Upper GI Endoscopy w/Therapeutic Treatment 11903.4616 12691.4510 13483.0948 6.42872430559158
Upper GI/Ultrasound 10913.1952 11350.0118 11962.4236 4.69916966659982
Urgent Care 764.9135 701.9650 1074.4224 22.414881237617
Uvulopalatopharynogoplasty 30411.5952 41417.3375 50896.3601 29.5379508548004

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