North Carolina Trend Analysis

North Carolina Average Healthcare Cost by Outpatient Procedure

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Outpatient Procedures 2015 2016 Average Annual Trend
Allergy Testing 1805.1133 1323.4329 -26.6842197661499
Angiography 35144.1281 35843.8627 1.99104270849729
Angioplasty 18893.7218 19756.7420 4.56776176306353
Aortography 30779.6101 32955.6246 7.06966232817875
Appendectomy - Laparoscopic 26392.9721 27207.1451 3.08480983844939
Arthrodesis 33832.5820 36881.3640 9.01137843987195
Arthroscopy 19914.1334 19554.4711 -1.80606553534486
Arthroscopy - Knee 11793.5043 12869.8002 9.12617549984697
Arthroscopy - Knee (ACL) 32377.9290 32392.4594 0.0448774842887562
Arthroscopy - Shoulder 22389.4472 24011.9447 7.24670638585486
Arthroscopy - Shoulder w/Rotator Cuff Repair 25443.9562 26911.9283 5.7694333713717
Audiology 1976.9722 1798.4086 -9.03217556625227
Biopsy of Prostate 7095.5877 7739.1746 9.0702409329674
Bone Density 732.6967 739.1950 0.886901769859218
Breast Biopsy 10476.1503 11354.8052 8.38719257397444
Breast Biopsy - Percutaneous Image-Guided 5195.3080 5407.3083 4.08061081267943
Breast Biopsy - Placement of Localization Device 14524.8800 16277.1611 12.0639970863787
Breast Repair/Reconstruction 24772.5680 27405.5432 10.6285920781406
Bronchoscopy 12911.9961 13965.1843 8.15666448350306
Bunion Procedure 17773.2320 18576.8028 4.52124183153633
Card Cath - RH 12613.1326 14532.6866 15.2186935702238
Cardiac Cath Injection 24647.4751 25336.5860 2.79586812525069
Cardiac Catheterization 26565.5063 27672.8909 4.16850553305659
Cardiac Rehabilitation Therapy 1306.5682 1497.8189 14.6376362137086
Cardiac Testing 6536.4970 6767.9215 3.54049730306615
Cardiology 9792.7680 10605.0765 8.29498360422711
Carpal Tunnel Release / Neuroplasty 8857.9688 9406.4086 6.19148489211206
CAT Scan 6662.4500 6906.9625 3.6700087805537
Cervical Biopsy w/Scope 2779.9300 2674.8640 -3.77944768393448
Chemotherapy 14422.7298 16118.1997 11.7555408962872
Chemotherapy Administration 15711.2730 17538.9818 11.6331044594541
Chest X-Ray 6196.1956 6572.9796 6.08089260448782
Colonography 3116.3579 3523.1530 13.0535424060247
Colonoscopy 8564.0770 9355.3117 9.23899563257081
Colonoscopy - Diagnostic 4936.1080 5479.2046 11.0025266870174
Colonoscopy w/Biopsy 6896.7492 7374.4327 6.92621242483343
Colonoscopy w/Therapeutic Treatment 6683.0230 7271.3393 8.80314642041483
Critical Care 10067.0811 10854.9052 7.82574504143013
CT Angiography w/wo Contrast - Abdomen 5784.0518 6015.4105 3.99994170176691
CT Angiography w/wo Contrast - Chest 9570.6161 9896.7161 3.40730415464058
CT Angiography w/wo Contrast - Head 11654.6571 13177.6831 13.0679606180777
CT Angiography w/wo Contrast - Heart 9384.6100 8202.5145 -12.5961068174384
CT Angiography w/wo Contrast - Lower Extremity 5006.4693 5923.9019 18.3249420904269
CT Angiography w/wo Contrast - Neck 10311.5101 11877.2981 15.1848563868448
CT Angiography w/wo Contrast - Pelvis 7192.6736 7387.8113 2.71300646813725
CT Angiography w/wo Contrast - Upper Extremity 6120.2533 5286.9543 -13.6154332043741
CT Guidance 15002.4207 10032.6531 -33.1264380554266
CT Scan - 3D 8267.5873 8397.0920 1.56641466610218
CT Scan - Abdomen 4805.5737 4932.6203 2.64373429544946
CT Scan - Abdomen & Pelvis 6777.8165 7293.0817 7.60223001021051
CT Scan - Abdomen & Pelvis >1 6333.8411 6492.9358 2.5118201970681
CT Scan - Head/Brain 6902.4038 7408.9072 7.33807257118165
CT Scan - Heart 10330.2145 10425.8946 0.926216004517618
CT Scan - Lower Limb 4644.8778 4806.9581 3.48944163827086
CT Scan - Lower Spine 5985.9343 6037.0772 0.854384586212378
CT Scan - Mouth, Jaw 5907.5540 6315.4225 6.9041857255981
CT Scan - Pelvis 5898.8735 6331.7709 7.33864525150439
CT Scan - Spine 8449.6943 9047.0521 7.06957883671604
CT Scan - Thorax 4119.2090 4341.5232 5.39701190204235
CT Scan - Unspecified 3330.2853 4698.5474 41.085431929811
CT Scan - Upper Limb 3991.3862 4508.8282 12.9639672552859
CT Scan - Upper Spine 7851.3019 8293.5514 5.63281740573496
CT Scan w & w/o Contrast (all) 6662.4500 6906.9625 3.6700087805537
CT Scan w/Contrast - Abdomen 5669.2337 5858.2084 3.33333762550661
CT Scan w/Contrast - Abdomen & Pelvis 8561.0846 8977.8842 4.86853733462697
CT Scan w/Contrast - Head/Brain 7745.0671 7247.5670 -6.42344467228696
CT Scan w/Contrast - Lower Limb 5303.2464 5982.1104 12.8009137949917
CT Scan w/Contrast - Lower Spine 7222.5118 7450.5178 3.1568795775453
CT Scan w/Contrast - Mouth, Jaw 5250.8787 5227.3286 -0.448498267537591
CT Scan w/Contrast - Mouth, Jaw, Neck 6236.9715 6465.6876 3.66710189392401
CT Scan w/Contrast - Neck Spine 7895.8159 7858.2462 -0.475817831568236
CT Scan w/Contrast - Pelvis 5556.6336 5668.6736 2.01632873544154
CT Scan w/Contrast - Spine 11863.0419 12217.5219 2.98810375102864
CT Scan w/Contrast - Thorax 7827.2946 8301.4094 6.05719886919805
CT Scan w/Contrast - Upper Limb 4214.5845 4408.3877 4.5983939816606
CT Scan w/wo Contrast - Abdomen 3585.3402 3675.4029 2.51197083055047
CT Scan w/wo Contrast - Abdomen & Pelvis 9575.8738 9973.9717 4.15730102875834
CT Scan w/wo Contrast - Head/Brain 5130.1836 5450.9485 6.25250332171348
CT Scan w/wo Contrast - Lower Limb 4896.9879 4254.0356 -13.1295464299595
CT Scan w/wo Contrast - Lower Spine 6282.8948 6686.0085 6.41605044859258
CT Scan w/wo Contrast - Mouth, Jaw, Neck 4116.4442 4431.4694 7.65284757169792
CT Scan w/wo Contrast - Pelvis 4988.8470 4329.2816 -13.2207983127163
CT Scan w/wo Contrast - Thorax 6983.6363 9260.2471 32.5992176883553
Cystoscopy 10356.8425 10878.6026 5.03782982120274
D&C/Hysteroscopy 11983.9363 13077.1576 9.12238911016242
Discission Secondary Membrane 1629.1983 1679.2099 3.06970612478543
Drainage External Ear / Auditory Canal 2725.1710 3750.4710 37.6233271233255
Duplex Ultrasound Scan - Complete 3383.3988 3405.8450 0.663421645713176
Duplex Ultrasound Scan - Limited 3447.4559 3618.6692 4.96636664735871
Echo Exam of Abdomen 4196.2669 4591.2951 9.41380063312943
Echocardiology 6711.9074 7413.8495 10.4581612672428
Education and Training 2470.8415 2460.5869 -0.415024597895098
EEG 9194.2836 9507.3766 3.40530065877018
EGD/Ultrasound 13700.0511 15669.6952 14.3769106087495
EGD/Upper GI 7351.2186 8197.5375 11.5126341093979
EKG and ECG 7510.5638 7752.1817 3.2170407766192
Electromyelogram 4834.7881 5363.0302 10.9258583638857
Electrophysiology Study 59544.1111 57095.0721 -4.11298271946158
Emergency 4273.4750 4616.1134 8.01779348188535
Endometrial Abiliation 16384.1913 17468.9172 6.62056417761676
Endoscopy 14683.9633 9896.3839 -32.6041362416099
ER - Level 1 725.2624 665.5046 -8.2394730514087
ER - Level 2 866.3100 926.5546 6.95416190509172
ER - Level 3 1664.2733 1677.6844 0.805823178200361
ER - Level 4 4161.7174 4186.6726 0.599637063295058
ER - Level 5 7624.5421 7913.6142 3.79133718731778
ERCP 17847.5720 19750.4143 10.6616311731366
Excision Breast Lesion 11814.4775 13340.3689 12.9154370136132
Extracapsular Cataract Removal 8034.3348 8235.7968 2.50751312977399
Facial Surgery 10584.7951 11577.0165 9.37402557750032
Facial Surgery, Minor Tissue Rearrangement 11752.6322 12181.6981 3.65080683797796
Fine Needle Aspiration for Biopsy w/Imaging 3823.8312 3824.8117 0.0256418222645424
Flexible Esophagoscopy 10237.7988 11112.0500 8.53944502210767
Flexible Transnasal Esophagoscopy 6011.7567 5047.2239 -16.0441090372137
Gamma Knife 144482.8943 164324.8416 13.7330771203965
Hammertoe 16834.4606 18711.3468 11.1490723973657
Hemodialysis 14715.6457 16051.6191 9.078591773924
Hemorrhoidectomy 11869.0624 11961.5743 0.779437304163128
Hernia - Laparoscopic 23148.1058 24334.5768 5.12556409691197
Hernia Repair - Inguinal 13436.5224 14243.3550 6.00477248488046
Hernia Repair w/Mesh 17796.5752 18680.2881 4.96563462390226
Holter Monitor/Telemetry 2552.7033 2507.5365 -1.76937131706611
Hysterectomy - Vaginal 22697.7178 26973.0344 18.8358875446059
Imaging Services 10507.4692 10454.5116 -0.503999573941171
Iridotomy 2206.1150 1744.8332 -20.9092363725372
IV Therapy 8738.8983 9684.0466 10.8154170875292
Knee Replacement 40622.9699 40809.8743 0.460095360974597
Labor Room/Delivery Services 2024.7286 2383.2350 17.7063928469228
Laminectomy 25407.3542 28668.5976 12.835824518871
Laminotomy 24417.9999 26459.4622 8.3604812366307
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy 19511.1628 20650.6646 5.84025571248886
Laparoscopic General 21493.3419 23388.1056 8.81558442058747
Laparoscopy GYN/Hysterectomy 29385.3114 30888.7498 5.1162922166617
Laryngoscopy 3784.0290 3861.7779 2.05465920055053
Lithotripsy 13544.0265 13480.3222 -0.470349788521157
Lumpectomy 17484.0751 19256.2914 10.1361741462664
Mammography 390.4510 315.5661 -19.1790775282942
Mammography (Diagnostic) 829.0450 936.5304 12.964965713562
Mammography (Screening) 386.7273 421.2361 8.92329039092922
Mammography Digital (Screening) 388.6005 423.0233 8.85814609090827
MammographyDigital (Diagnostic) 815.9956 922.7773 13.0860632091644
Mammoplasty 23913.0445 25494.9178 6.61510624462727
Mohs Surgery for Tumor Removal 2459.5096 2516.1005 2.30090177326407
MRA 12579.9345 13060.9318 3.82352785700117
MRA w/Contrast 14800.9930 16045.8169 8.41040800438186
MRA w/Contrast - Abdomen 5968.8402 5777.8122 -3.20042074505528
MRA w/o Contrast - Abdomen 3499.6323 3461.6380 -1.08566548548544
MRA w/wo Contrast - Abdomen 7072.3247 7197.0508 1.76357994422965
MRA w/wo Contrast - Bilateral Breast 4131.3004 4292.3223 3.89760812358258
MRA w/wo Contrast - Chest 9460.1315 8761.6216 -7.38372294296331
MRA w/wo Contrast - Lower Extremity 7490.0052 7204.5376 -3.81131377585692
MRA w/wo Contrast - Pelvis 8107.0002 8506.2171 4.92434797275569
MRI - Abdomen 5683.3488 5851.4574 2.95791453095401
MRI - All 5846.3724 6153.8107 5.25861643709182
MRI - All w/Contrast 14122.6946 15764.2630 11.62362032526
MRI - Bilateral Breast w/Contrast 3466.8085 3932.7644 13.4404856801291
MRI - Brain 8047.5068 8478.8354 5.35977925486189
MRI - Cardiac 7913.4545 8405.6935 6.22027965157315
MRI - Cardiac w/Contrast 8182.9305 8845.9998 8.10307871978137
MRI - Chest 5236.0599 5989.3511 14.3866039424033
MRI - Face/Neck 6732.0200 7073.7108 5.07560583598978
MRI - Lower Joint 3502.8793 3603.3564 2.86841456398455
MRI - Lower Limb 4340.8099 4418.9103 1.7992126308042
MRI - Lumbar Spine 3978.1269 4154.3763 4.43046198450833
MRI - Neck Spine 6403.3844 6635.6855 3.62778626877374
MRI - Pelvis 6288.1190 6399.1193 1.76523853953783
MRI - Spine 5047.7938 5169.3387 2.40788163732044
MRI - Upper Limb 4515.6811 4530.5142 0.328479794554133
MRI - Upper Limb Joint 3128.4533 3177.9249 1.58134372662682
MRI - Upper Limb Joint w/Contrast 4575.4655 4868.0212 6.39400952755517
MRI - Upper Limb Joint w/wo Contrast 4872.7509 5207.8930 6.87788288131043
Myelogram 6424.6161 6612.2980 2.92129361628315
Myelography 5638.7453 6315.3937 11.9999816271184
Myringotomy/Tympanostomy 5457.0803 5378.1271 -1.44680297264455
Nasal/Sinus - Submucous Resection Inferior Turbinate 18342.6972 19341.5675 5.44560207862998
Nasal/Sinus Endoscopy 7612.4901 8036.4830 5.56970051100625
Neuroplasty 17415.4113 15982.4111 -8.22834543103786
Neuropsychological Testing and Biofeedback for Non-Psych Disorders Only 991.5698 1392.5178 40.4356808769287
Nuclear Medicine 8903.3459 9168.0576 2.97317101877396
Observation 14553.1608 15016.0744 3.18084577200576
Occupational Therapy 6918.6040 7637.6947 10.3935808437656
Oncology Treatment 15984.4936 13421.2086 -16.0360726097698
Orthognathic Surgery 20941.0699 21558.8927 2.95029242990112
Osteotomy 24922.4197 25688.2893 3.07301461583203
Other Diagnostic Radiology 4986.8215 5257.5320 5.42851794474697
Other Diagnostic Services 4482.1499 4464.0969 -0.402775462730526
Other Therapeutic Services 8244.6420 9132.1430 10.7645789835386
Pacemaker 42683.5758 43493.3057 1.89705263634449
Pelvic Floor Repair 25911.3722 29113.0662 12.3563274661309
Penile Implant 50366.6828 55032.1975 9.26309703286634
Percutaneous Vertebroplsty 13958.6423 12421.5815 -11.0115351261634
Peripheral Vascular Lab 3670.7026 3860.9589 5.18310309312446
PET Scan 8422.7260 8453.3970 0.364145764684738
Physical Therapy 4060.0628 4371.7855 7.67778025502462
Pulmonary Function 7805.0090 8368.4721 7.21924984327373
Pulmonary Rehabilitation 1208.2096 1272.1686 5.29370069564089
Radiation Therapy 17494.4278 18814.3786 7.54497840735322
Repair Detached Retina 19345.9237 19156.9068 -0.977037348699968
Repair Finger Tendon 7293.6638 7846.2667 7.57647891585022
Repair of Ventral Hernia 16109.4055 17520.7883 8.76123454710976
Respiratory Services 7966.7861 8268.6514 3.78904738009723
Retinal Treatment 4021.6010 3867.2180 -3.83884428117061
Rhinoplasty 21063.9146 22424.0995 6.45741746408334
Rigid Esophagoscopy 11972.7139 12116.6063 1.20183611837579
Rotator Cuff Surgery 22337.4656 24818.5215 11.1071504011628
Screening Mammography 386.7273 421.2361 8.92329039092922
Septoplasty/Nasal Reconstruction 17219.6127 19136.8039 11.1337649307292
Sigmoidoscopy 5343.1754 5642.6736 5.60524739652005
Sigmoidoscopy - Diagnostic 5007.2552 5267.4393 5.19614218983687
Sigmoidoscopy w/Biopsy 5538.2010 5962.5645 7.66247920579265
Sigmoidoscopy w/Therapeutic Treatment 6011.5212 5854.8074 -2.60689091473221
Sleep Studies 3792.1088 3878.5456 2.27938607668641
Sleep Studies - Home 878.3784 603.1247 -31.3365743055613
SPECT 10322.8759 10410.0193 0.844177541648068
Speech Therapy 1918.7339 1924.7100 0.311460593884336
Spinal Fusion 49535.9746 42039.8816 -15.1326244421968
Spinal Surgery 57759.9122 49575.7792 -14.1692268708123
Stress Echo 5571.5199 5585.7559 0.255513760257769
Stress Test 8984.5369 9162.3802 1.97943758236443
SupraCervical Hysterectomy 39460.1362 41462.9675 5.07558131540356
Thyroid Removal 22992.6875 24121.0518 4.9074920015331
Tonsillectomy/Adenoidectomy >12 years 12498.6478 13355.3993 6.85475351981675
Trabeculoplasty 1690.9025 1652.5746 -2.26671259874534
Transcatheter Procedures 44748.7295 44381.1648 -0.821396951616252
Transvaginal Ultrasound 3386.4085 3451.2433 1.91455933328776
Transvaginal Ultrasound - Non OB 2835.2599 2902.6950 2.37844509422223
Ultrasound Imaging 4367.5640 4817.7452 10.3073750035489
Upper GI Endoscopy - Diagnostic 6137.5564 6990.6257 13.8991684051979
Upper GI Endoscopy w/Biopsy 7275.6362 7867.1649 8.13026770085068
Upper GI Endoscopy w/Therapeutic Treatment 7939.2684 8711.5155 9.7269302546819
Upper GI/Ultrasound 8937.9744 10716.2152 19.8953445201186
Urgent Care 442.0647 452.5244 2.36610161363257

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