Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas
8200 Walnut Hill Lane
Dallas, TX 75231
(214) 345-6789
Additional Hospital Information

January 2016 – December 2016

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 Number of Discharges: 125 748 9,288 10,478
 Average Length-of-Stay: 5.1  Day(s) 5.5  Day(s) 5.5  Day(s) 5.4  Day(s)
 Average Charge: $64,415 $69,670 $82,391 $81,892
 Average Charge Per Day: $12,630 $12,667 $14,980 $15,165
 Median Charge: $60,950 $56,631 $70,536 $69,951
NR = 1 - 4 Discharges (Not Reported)
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PRESBYTERIAN HOSPITAL OF DALLAS
CHARGE AND PAYMENT INFORMATION
MOST RECENT FISCAL YEAR - ALL SERVICES


What is the selected hospital’s “payer mix?”  
A hospital’s “payer mix” refers to the proportion of its total charges attributable to different types of insurance coverage.
Medicare
Medicaid
Other

 
How much do government programs pay compared to private insurance? 
In many cases, Medicare & Medicaid reimburse hospitals at rates that do not cover the costs they incur to provide care. Payments from privately insured patients generally subsidize the shortfalls created by Medicare and Medicaid and therefore represent a “hidden tax” on individuals and families not covered by government programs.

The graphs below represent all services provided by the hospital; they are not specific to the the selected service.

This hospital collects an average of 41%of its charges from all payers.
  $872,823,640 Charges Not Paid
  $613,224,548 Charges Paid

This hospital collects an average of 28%of its charges from Medicare.
  $478,448,328 Charges Not Paid
  $186,205,603 Charges Paid
*Payments determined by federal government

This hospital collects an average of 27%of its charges from Medicaid.
  $109,968,163 Charges Not Paid
  $41,457,434 Charges Paid
*excludes Medicaid Disproportionate Share and UPL payments

The above information is for all services at the selected hospital. It is not specific to the service you selected or any other single service. Contact your insurer to determine the specific amount that will be paid under your policy for the selected service.


The table below details the health care charges that the hospital did not receive payment for because the patient qualified for free or reduced-charge care or because the patient failed to pay what was owed.

  Charges Percent of
Total Charges
 Charity Care: $51,395,003 3.46%
 Bad Debt: $35,133,959 2.36%
 Total Uncompensated Care: $86,528,962 5.82%


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