North Carolina Trend Analysis

North Carolina Average Healthcare Cost by Outpatient Procedure

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Outpatient Procedures 2014 2015 2016 Average Annual Trend
Allergy Testing 1989.3662 1805.1133 1323.4329 -17.9730546533239
Angiography 33505.1745 35144.1281 35843.8627 3.44134296905623
Angioplasty 19647.6647 18893.7218 19756.7420 0.365223088068908
Aortography 29809.9356 30779.6101 32955.6246 5.16125953517247
Appendectomy - Laparoscopic 24799.3091 26392.9721 27207.1451 4.75552467504886
Arthrodesis 30466.3737 33832.5820 36881.3640 10.0301542139435
Arthroscopy 19021.7642 19914.1334 19554.4711 1.44262032374797
Arthroscopy - Knee 11273.6363 11793.5043 12869.8002 6.86876795002006
Arthroscopy - Knee (ACL) 29901.9755 32377.9290 32392.4594 4.162555671877
Arthroscopy - Shoulder 22108.7752 22389.4472 24011.9447 4.25810567799498
Arthroscopy - Shoulder w/Rotator Cuff Repair 24914.8308 25443.9562 26911.9283 3.94658502476364
Audiology 1768.3391 1976.9722 1798.4086 1.38303812547364
Biopsy of Prostate 6716.5481 7095.5877 7739.1746 7.35680501602188
Bone Density 735.0255 732.6967 739.1950 0.285034612296891
Breast Biopsy 9586.2535 10476.1503 11354.8052 8.8351217797149
Breast Biopsy - Percutaneous Image-Guided 4850.8864 5195.3080 5407.3083 5.59039472609785
Breast Biopsy - Placement of Localization Device 13482.5600 14524.8800 16277.1611 9.89743656089518
Breast Repair/Reconstruction 22170.9867 24772.5680 27405.5432 11.1813811066014
Bronchoscopy 11775.5723 12911.9961 13965.1843 8.90367648425599
Bunion Procedure 16188.5178 17773.2320 18576.8028 7.15518328268233
Card Cath - RH 12077.3824 12613.1326 14532.6866 9.8273365044736
Cardiac Cath Injection 24884.3969 24647.4751 25336.5860 0.921889172021625
Cardiac Catheterization 25709.4405 26565.5063 27672.8909 3.74913886157965
Cardiac Rehabilitation Therapy 1266.1621 1306.5682 1497.8189 8.91443133836705
Cardiac Testing 6212.7170 6536.4970 6767.9215 4.37603288409993
Cardiology 9445.0936 9792.7680 10605.0765 5.98799447325701
Carpal Tunnel Release / Neuroplasty 8370.4902 8857.9688 9406.4086 6.00763044993901
CAT Scan 6425.0704 6662.4500 6906.9625 3.68229621139059
Cervical Biopsy w/Scope 2416.5371 2779.9300 2674.8640 5.62915306664715
Chemotherapy 13130.1979 14422.7298 16118.1997 10.7997522409694
Chemotherapy Administration 14492.3049 15711.2730 17538.9818 10.0221223871697
Chest X-Ray 5877.9512 6196.1956 6572.9796 5.74754941667602
Colonography 3596.8418 3116.3579 3523.1530 -0.152475852001319
Colonoscopy 8364.6445 8564.0770 9355.3117 5.81161363184696
Colonoscopy - Diagnostic 4586.8290 4936.1080 5479.2046 9.30867582825578
Colonoscopy w/Biopsy 6619.0149 6896.7492 7374.4327 5.56110949686317
Colonoscopy w/Therapeutic Treatment 6399.3374 6683.0230 7271.3393 6.61809643962801
Critical Care 9289.4059 10067.0811 10854.9052 8.09869025960835
CT Angiography w/wo Contrast - Abdomen 5630.4149 5784.0518 6015.4105 3.36431879618319
CT Angiography w/wo Contrast - Chest 9235.6710 9570.6161 9896.7161 3.51697511578712
CT Angiography w/wo Contrast - Head 9905.9070 11654.6571 13177.6831 15.3607848611107
CT Angiography w/wo Contrast - Heart 15354.3799 9384.6100 8202.5145 -25.7380110588487
CT Angiography w/wo Contrast - Lower Extremity 5462.9903 5006.4693 5923.9019 4.98416415713421
CT Angiography w/wo Contrast - Neck 8644.1978 10311.5101 11877.2981 17.2365405713229
CT Angiography w/wo Contrast - Pelvis 6890.8319 7192.6736 7387.8113 3.54667202921802
CT Angiography w/wo Contrast - Upper Extremity 5124.1340 6120.2533 5286.9543 2.91216289354825
CT Guidance 17549.8820 15002.4207 10032.6531 -23.8209923278415
CT Scan - 3D 7647.1539 8267.5873 8397.0920 4.83983681974155
CT Scan - Abdomen 5289.0426 4805.5737 4932.6203 -3.24860936914053
CT Scan - Abdomen & Pelvis 6391.7012 6777.8165 7293.0817 6.82155735619638
CT Scan - Abdomen & Pelvis >1 6090.6783 6333.8411 6492.9358 3.252098273503
CT Scan - Head/Brain 6472.9660 6902.4038 7408.9072 6.98620031827692
CT Scan - Heart 6839.3053 10330.2145 10425.8946 25.9840421240328
CT Scan - Lower Limb 4369.0401 4644.8778 4806.9581 4.90145197388038
CT Scan - Lower Spine 5552.6243 5985.9343 6037.0772 4.32904100993725
CT Scan - Mouth, Jaw 5495.0605 5907.5540 6315.4225 7.20540458702848
CT Scan - Pelvis 5657.2172 5898.8735 6331.7709 5.80514569438035
CT Scan - Spine 8193.5602 8449.6943 9047.0521 5.09781021608157
CT Scan - Thorax 3990.4415 4119.2090 4341.5232 4.31195523977782
CT Scan - Unspecified 2825.0485 3330.2853 4698.5474 29.4848066936133
CT Scan - Upper Limb 3803.7376 3991.3862 4508.8282 8.94861802429534
CT Scan - Upper Spine 7459.5571 7851.3019 8293.5514 5.44219998476544
CT Scan w & w/o Contrast (all) 6425.0704 6662.4500 6906.9625 3.68229621139059
CT Scan w/Contrast - Abdomen 5753.2463 5669.2337 5858.2084 0.936536678483303
CT Scan w/Contrast - Abdomen & Pelvis 8049.5426 8561.0846 8977.8842 5.61172871330418
CT Scan w/Contrast - Head/Brain 6536.7069 7745.0671 7247.5670 6.03115958043748
CT Scan w/Contrast - Lower Limb 4670.3267 5303.2464 5982.1104 13.1764250540704
CT Scan w/Contrast - Lower Spine 6897.4702 7222.5118 7450.5178 3.93467758737887
CT Scan w/Contrast - Mouth, Jaw 4652.3549 5250.8787 5227.3286 6.20823304853419
CT Scan w/Contrast - Mouth, Jaw, Neck 5675.7292 6236.9715 6465.6876 6.77778172527327
CT Scan w/Contrast - Neck Spine 7482.4804 7895.8159 7858.2462 2.52411302015038
CT Scan w/Contrast - Pelvis 7433.6167 5556.6336 5668.6736 -11.6168012159903
CT Scan w/Contrast - Spine 11464.3556 11863.0419 12217.5219 3.23286002972056
CT Scan w/Contrast - Thorax 7151.9770 7827.2946 8301.4094 7.74979470689926
CT Scan w/Contrast - Upper Limb 4184.1087 4214.5845 4408.3877 2.66338207999875
CT Scan w/wo Contrast - Abdomen 3676.6521 3585.3402 3675.4029 0.0142048834702318
CT Scan w/wo Contrast - Abdomen & Pelvis 8668.4832 9575.8738 9973.9717 7.31249926891098
CT Scan w/wo Contrast - Head/Brain 4847.5027 5130.1836 5450.9485 6.04198907756824
CT Scan w/wo Contrast - Lower Limb 4527.6910 4896.9879 4254.0356 -2.4865697775102
CT Scan w/wo Contrast - Lower Spine 4450.7397 6282.8948 6686.0085 23.7906162484355
CT Scan w/wo Contrast - Mouth, Jaw, Neck 3534.6450 4116.4442 4431.4694 12.0563761573035
CT Scan w/wo Contrast - Pelvis 3899.3964 4988.8470 4329.2816 7.35907827353328
CT Scan w/wo Contrast - Thorax 5565.2247 6983.6363 9260.2471 29.0431338270952
Cystoscopy 10381.0482 10356.8425 10878.6026 2.40232889956638
D&C/Hysteroscopy 11415.2236 11983.9363 13077.1576 7.0522219756917
Discission Secondary Membrane 1376.0907 1629.1983 1679.2099 10.7314706981343
Drainage External Ear / Auditory Canal 2108.6654 2725.1710 3750.4710 33.4300473033412
Duplex Ultrasound Scan - Complete 2903.5252 3383.3988 3405.8450 8.59534841759832
Duplex Ultrasound Scan - Limited 3078.3948 3447.4559 3618.6692 8.47755902883582
Echo Exam of Abdomen 4038.4005 4196.2669 4591.2951 6.66146623938489
Echocardiology 6121.2414 6711.9074 7413.8495 10.0538045858576
Education and Training 1624.3673 2470.8415 2460.5869 25.8479925120641
EEG 7675.3505 9194.2836 9507.3766 11.5975280942507
EGD/Upper GI 6948.9784 7351.2186 8197.5375 8.65055687561995
EKG and ECG 7184.8816 7510.5638 7752.1817 3.87496135513082
Electromyelogram 4688.2057 4834.7881 5363.0302 7.02623942662771
Electrophysiology Study 55513.6444 59544.1111 57095.0721 1.57366726483972
Emergency 3993.5253 4273.4750 4616.1134 7.51394151929929
Endometrial Abiliation 16285.0270 16384.1913 17468.9172 3.61474673599625
Endoscopy 13201.8193 14683.9633 9896.3839 -10.6886599748534
ER - Level 1 600.5294 725.2624 665.5046 6.26551688570231
ER - Level 2 803.2538 866.3100 926.5546 7.40212929965608
ER - Level 3 1611.5568 1664.2733 1677.6844 2.03848844248816
ER - Level 4 4002.3647 4161.7174 4186.6726 2.29055041072892
ER - Level 5 7124.5644 7624.5421 7913.6142 5.40449855103846
ERCP 16470.8444 17847.5720 19750.4143 9.51010222957732
Excision Breast Lesion 10734.2279 11814.4775 13340.3689 11.4895177664441
Extracapsular Cataract Removal 7514.9197 8034.3348 8235.7968 4.70964911421123
Facial Surgery 10840.1001 10584.7951 11577.0165 3.50941757447718
Facial Surgery, Minor Tissue Rearrangement 9775.6782 11752.6322 12181.6981 11.9369985408497
Fine Needle Aspiration for Biopsy w/Imaging 3588.2371 3823.8312 3824.8117 3.29568786549268
Flexible Esophagoscopy 8678.5716 10237.7988 11112.0500 13.2529243089165
Flexible Transnasal Esophagoscopy 7309.8100 6011.7567 5047.2239 -16.9008988387739
Gamma Knife 125200.5488 144482.8943 164324.8416 14.5671220180241
Gastric Bypass - Lap 28060.3994 30909.7996 -1 -44.9243552385726
Hammertoe 15375.7414 16834.4606 18711.3468 10.3181097345905
Hemodialysis 14544.3058 14715.6457 16051.6191 5.1283233123892
Hemorrhoidectomy 10570.8942 11869.0624 11961.5743 6.53001376543158
Hernia - Laparoscopic 21923.9716 23148.1058 24334.5768 5.35455313431162
Hernia Repair - Inguinal 12604.7735 13436.5224 14243.3550 6.30172716276696
Hernia Repair w/Mesh 16290.7792 17796.5752 18680.2881 7.10443786647929
Holter Monitor/Telemetry 2935.9389 2552.7033 2507.5365 -7.41131330735776
Hysterectomy - Vaginal 21014.6681 22697.7178 26973.0344 13.4224079208469
Imaging Services 8316.1380 10507.4692 10454.5116 12.9231735927881
Iridotomy 2097.9966 2206.1150 1744.8332 -7.87791238989126
IV Therapy 8318.6259 8738.8983 9684.0466 7.93380122452815
Knee Replacement 38557.5762 40622.9699 40809.8743 2.90837176559926
Labor Room/Delivery Services 2115.1008 2024.7286 2383.2350 6.71683961247631
Laminectomy 26415.9388 25407.3542 28668.5976 4.50886672515375
Laminotomy 23275.2983 24417.9999 26459.4622 6.63499240123879
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy 18360.2796 19511.1628 20650.6646 6.05429363441699
Laparoscopic General 20621.2469 21493.3419 23388.1056 6.52234668953815
Laparoscopy GYN/Hysterectomy 26228.2492 29385.3114 30888.7498 8.57658480762459
Laryngoscopy 3416.0757 3784.0290 3861.7779 6.41294356661682
Lithotripsy 12848.3691 13544.0265 13480.3222 2.47200682890458
Lumpectomy 17028.9314 17484.0751 19256.2914 6.40447069377541
Mammography 361.0532 390.4510 315.5661 -5.51842126678106
Mammography (Diagnostic) 780.8927 829.0450 936.5304 9.5656401202565
Mammography (Screening) 382.0881 386.7273 421.2361 5.06873031536235
Mammography Digital (Screening) 384.8877 388.6005 423.0233 4.91139555147343
MammographyDigital (Diagnostic) 775.4265 815.9956 922.7773 9.1589532941298
Mammoplasty 21274.5796 23913.0445 25494.9178 9.50853323474791
Mohs Surgery for Tumor Removal 2207.1480 2459.5096 2516.1005 6.8673670155006
MRA 11506.9592 12579.9345 13060.9318 6.57405255467387
MRA w/Contrast 14808.3157 14800.9930 16045.8169 4.18047904309245
MRA w/Contrast - Abdomen 5310.4173 5968.8402 5777.8122 4.59914141852651
MRA w/Contrast - Lower Extremity 8370.0123 8534.6220 -1 -49.0225283940949
MRA w/o Contrast - Abdomen 4140.2608 3499.6323 3461.6380 -8.27940455483726
MRA w/o Contrast - Chest 12683.4815 6312.1352 10036.8980 4.3880676837536
MRA w/wo Contrast - Abdomen 7101.8266 7072.3247 7197.0508 0.67408354909402
MRA w/wo Contrast - Bilateral Breast 3947.8112 4131.3004 4292.3223 4.27273991769038
MRA w/wo Contrast - Chest 9242.2776 9460.1315 8761.6216 -2.51328888673263
MRA w/wo Contrast - Lower Extremity 8077.1018 7490.0052 7204.5376 -5.53998399273232
MRA w/wo Contrast - Pelvis 7553.5269 8107.0002 8506.2171 6.1258486335152
MRI - Abdomen 5332.5747 5683.3488 5851.4574 4.76793228911802
MRI - All 5519.7880 5846.3724 6153.8107 5.58761386361779
MRI - All w/Contrast 14126.1252 14122.6946 15764.2630 5.79966741310943
MRI - Bilateral Breast w/Contrast 4146.1061 3466.8085 3932.7644 -1.47175205365028
MRI - Brain 7664.2908 8047.5068 8478.8354 5.17989915212174
MRI - Cardiac 7777.4510 7913.4545 8405.6935 3.9844847750508
MRI - Cardiac w/Contrast 8088.5638 8182.9305 8845.9998 4.63487344943573
MRI - Chest 5663.7133 5236.0599 5989.3511 3.41792195682134
MRI - Face/Neck 6896.1153 6732.0200 7073.7108 1.34803670280415
MRI - Lower Joint 3243.5993 3502.8793 3603.3564 5.43100183056676
MRI - Lower Limb 4218.8291 4340.8099 4418.9103 2.3452775799717
MRI - Lumbar Spine 3825.1192 3978.1269 4154.3763 4.2152693178572
MRI - Neck Spine 6355.9671 6403.3844 6635.6855 2.18690717972389
MRI - Pelvis 6278.8527 6288.1190 6399.1193 0.956409024384429
MRI - Spine 4699.7224 5047.7938 5169.3387 4.90704677232251
MRI - Upper Limb 4198.9385 4515.6811 4530.5142 3.93593838726447
MRI - Upper Limb Joint 2922.9524 3128.4533 3177.9249 4.30596858863812
MRI - Upper Limb Joint w/Contrast 4507.2455 4575.4655 4868.0212 3.95378626147946
MRI - Upper Limb Joint w/wo Contrast 4966.9942 4872.7509 5207.8930 2.49024594992966
Myelogram 6439.8377 6424.6161 6612.2980 1.34246370548357
Myelography 6286.0864 5638.7453 6315.3937 0.850991429777242
Myringotomy/Tympanostomy 6355.4688 5457.0803 5378.1271 -7.79123966058882
Nasal/Sinus - Submucous Resection Inferior Turbinate 16049.8565 18342.6972 19341.5675 9.86567082135945
Nasal/Sinus Endoscopy 7266.1998 7612.4901 8036.4830 5.16773477238635
Neuroplasty 15240.9574 17415.4113 15982.4111 3.01941424667546
Neuropsychological Testing and Biofeedback for Non-Psych Disorders Only 1454.5757 991.5698 1392.5178 4.30234356882738
Nuclear Medicine 8060.7106 8903.3459 9168.0576 6.71339082354874
Observation 13523.8599 14553.1608 15016.0744 5.39592260136151
Occupational Therapy 6306.5066 6918.6040 7637.6947 10.0496942466406
Oncology Treatment 18696.9325 15984.4936 13421.2086 -15.2717366110715
Orthognathic Surgery 21546.5712 20941.0699 21558.8927 0.0700472449575985
Osteotomy 20657.7871 24922.4197 25688.2893 11.8586017785285
Other Diagnostic Radiology 4729.2910 4986.8215 5257.5320 5.43697681739507
Other Diagnostic Services 4245.4555 4482.1499 4464.0969 2.58623305514399
Other Therapeutic Services 7691.4594 8244.6420 9132.1430 8.97837296066211
Pacemaker 42046.5589 42683.5758 43493.3057 1.70604003233257
Pelvic Floor Repair 23401.3995 25911.3722 29113.0662 11.5410325221735
Penile Implant 47503.7595 50366.6828 55032.1975 7.64491349020961
Percutaneous Vertebroplsty 12773.3269 13958.6423 12421.5815 -0.865960685517161
Peripheral Vascular Lab 3546.8412 3670.7026 3860.9589 4.33763197440885
PET Scan 7979.1523 8422.7260 8453.3970 2.96165198625295
Physical Therapy 3543.7346 4060.0628 4371.7855 11.12397575441
Pulmonary Function 7242.3643 7805.0090 8368.4721 7.49402424686827
Pulmonary Rehabilitation 1108.6767 1208.2096 1272.1686 7.13566570760928
Radiation Therapy 15307.5485 17494.4278 18814.3786 10.915629400162
Repair Detached Retina 19492.7239 19345.9237 19156.9068 -0.865069947412446
Repair Finger Tendon 6771.7830 7293.6638 7846.2667 7.64158797780532
Repair of Ventral Hernia 14682.6206 16109.4055 17520.7883 9.23937150711452
Respiratory Services 7676.3620 7966.7861 8268.6514 3.78620167501076
Retinal Treatment 4718.6668 4021.6010 3867.2180 -9.30568005563877
Rhinoplasty 18692.4440 21063.9146 22424.0995 9.57210235141001
Rigid Esophagoscopy 10701.4190 11972.7139 12116.6063 6.5407607099616
Rotator Cuff Surgery 21612.5478 22337.4656 24818.5215 7.23065142201605
Rule Out Myocardial Infarction 13808.2891 14928.2747 8.11096575317213
Screening Mammography 382.0881 386.7273 421.2361 5.06873031536235
Septoplasty/Nasal Reconstruction 16000.2538 17219.6127 19136.8039 9.37731858482168
Sigmoidoscopy 5200.3317 5343.1754 5642.6736 4.17603320596509
Sigmoidoscopy - Diagnostic 4479.4331 5007.2552 5267.4393 8.48968827299393
Sigmoidoscopy w/Biopsy 5489.4629 5538.2010 5962.5645 4.27516372523623
Sigmoidoscopy w/Therapeutic Treatment 5885.9765 6011.5212 5854.8074 -0.236972460064802
Sleep Studies 3572.3276 3792.1088 3878.5456 4.21585548212355
Sleep Studies - Home 678.8357 878.3784 603.1247 -0.970864786809003
SPECT 9410.1517 10322.8759 10410.0193 5.27176723031156
Speech Therapy 1824.6413 1918.7339 1924.7100 2.73411652551213
Spinal Fusion 46450.7371 49535.9746 42039.8816 -4.24533424247338
Spinal Surgery 51687.1250 57759.9122 49575.7792 -1.21004873481583
Stress Echo 4891.2480 5571.5199 5585.7559 7.08172752320403
Stress Test 8407.0469 8984.5369 9162.3802 4.42427795844462
SupraCervical Hysterectomy 35547.9865 39460.1362 41462.9675 8.04042257188911
Thyroid Removal 22121.3451 22992.6875 24121.0518 4.42320670955501
Tonsillectomy/Adenoidectomy >12 years 12590.0684 12498.6478 13355.3993 3.06431042422429
Trabeculoplasty 1703.4890 1690.9025 1652.5746 -1.50278926900148
Transcatheter Procedures 37513.0378 44748.7295 44381.1648 9.23353740103148
Transvaginal Ultrasound 3255.2831 3386.4085 3451.2433 2.97131955153131
Transvaginal Ultrasound - Non OB 2735.9238 2835.2599 2902.6950 3.00462581236287
Ultrasound Imaging 4069.5710 4367.5640 4817.7452 8.81492108143186
Upper GI Endoscopy - Diagnostic 5687.3911 6137.5564 6990.6257 10.907157122105
Upper GI Endoscopy w/Biopsy 7037.7529 7275.6362 7867.1649 5.75518537241043
Upper GI Endoscopy w/Therapeutic Treatment 7642.3268 7939.2684 8711.5155 6.80620853370771
Upper GI/Ultrasound 8259.5995 8937.9744 10716.2152 14.0542569679498
Urgent Care 422.1885 442.0647 452.5244 3.53699933928461

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