Discharges and Inpatient Days by Payer

DISTRIBUTION OF DISCHARGES AND INPATIENT DAYS BY PAYER | 2016

In FY2016, the Federal programs Medicare and Medicaid combined to cover over 55 percent of the discharges from community hospitals in Kansas. In addition, the number of Medicare inpatient days is nearly 50 percent of the inpatient days in Kansas.

In the Federal Fiscal Year 2015 Medicare Provider Analysis and Review (MEDPAR) data file produced by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, there were 144,936 Medicare discharges from 148  Kansas facilities. The total charges for these discharges were $6,389,216,023 and total interim payments were $1,245,744,923. The interim payment to charges ratio was 20.6 percent; the average charge per discharge was $44,083.

FY2016 Payer Pie

SOURCE: Kansas Hospital Association FFY 2016, Kansas Inpatient Database

DISTRIBUTION OF KANSAS DISCHARGES BY PAYER

 

  Payer Table FY16

 SOURCE: Kansas Hospital Association FFY 2016, Kansas Inpatient Database