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Cost of drain salivary gland abscess - complex in Delaware

The average cash price for drain salivary gland abscess - complex care in Delaware is $2,692 at a surgery center versus $4,816 at an outpatient hospital. While an outpatient hospital may offer more complimentary and support services for patients, it costs almost twice as much (44%) when comparing drain salivary gland abscess - complex procedures performed at a surgery center. Read More

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Average cash price in Delaware

A common drain salivary gland abscess - complex at surgery center facility in Delaware includes

  Units Avg Cash price

Provider

Provider fee to drain abscess of salivary gland

complicated Standard
1 $600

Facility

Surgery center fee to drain abscess of salivary gland

Standard Standard
1 $1,432

Anesthesia

Anesthesiologist fee to be "put under" for procedure

Level 3 Standard
1 $219

Anesthesiologist time to be "put under" for procedure

Per minute Standard
203 $441
Total average cash price   $2,692.10

A common drain salivary gland abscess - complex at outpatient hospital facility in Delaware includes

  Units Avg Cash price

Provider

Provider fee to drain abscess of salivary gland

complicated Standard
1 $600

Facility

Outpatient Hospital fee to drain abscess of salivary gland

level 4 Standard
1 $3,556

Anesthesia

Anesthesiologist fee to be "put under" for procedure

Level 3 Standard
1 $219

Anesthesiologist time to be "put under" for procedure

Per minute Standard
203 $441
Total average cash price   $4,815.73

About the drain salivary gland abscess - complex Average Cash Prices

This procedure is most commonly performed at either a surgery center or an outpatient hospital.

Surgery centers, also known as ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs), are independent, licensed medical facilities that are governed by distinct regulatory requirements compared with a hospital. Procedures performed at an ASCs are often less expensive than when they are performed at an outpatient hospital, but they typically offer fewer complimentary services, and may not have the full-range of support services that a hospital provides.

Outpatient facilities are outpatient departments or clinics that may be within or next to a hospital, but is owned and run by the affiliated hospital. These facilities can perform surgical treatments and procedures that do not require an overnight stay. Procedures performed at an outpatient hospital are often more expensive than when they are performed in an ambulatory surgery center, but outpatient hospitals may offer more complimentary and support services for patients because they are connected to the hospital system.

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* Savings estimate based on a study of more than 1 billion claims comparing self-pay (or cash pay) prices of a frequency-weighted market basket of procedures to insurer-negotiated rates for the same. Claims were collected between July 2017 and July 2019. R.Lawrence Van Horn, Arthur Laffer, Robert L.Metcalf. 2019. The Transformative Potential for Price Transparency in Healthcare: Benefits for Consumers and Providers. Health Management Policy and Innovation, Volume 4, Issue 3.

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Your actual costs may be higher or lower than these cost estimates. Check with your provider and health plan details to confirm the costs that you may be charged for a service or procedure.You are responsible for costs that are not covered and for getting any pre-authorizations or referrals required by your health plan. Neither payments nor benefits are guaranteed. Provider data, including price data, provided in part by Turquoise Health.

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