Discharges and Inpatient Days by Payer
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DISTRIBUTION OF DISCHARGES AND INPATIENT DAYS BY PAYER | 2012

In FY2012, the Federal programs Medicare and Medicaid combined to cover 55 percent of the discharges from community hospitals in Kansas. In addition, the number of Medicare inpatient days is over 61 percent of the inpatient days in Kansas.

In the Federal Fiscal Year 2011 Medicare Provider Analysis and Review (MEDPAR) data file produced by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, there were 144,975 Medicare discharges from 152  Kansas facilities. The total charges for these discharges were $4,943,112,158 and total interim payments were $1,170,357.978. The interim payment to charges ratio was 23.7 percent; the average charge per discharge was $34,096.

DISTRIBUTION OF KANSAS DISCHARGES BY PAYER

Payer Pie Chart FY12

SOURCE: Kansas Hospital Association FFY 2012, Kansas Inpatient Database

 Payer Distribution FY12

 SOURCE: Kansas Hospital Association FFY 2012, Kansas Inpatient Database

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