Total Annual Mean Health Care Expenses per Person who had at least One Health Event for the Following Conditions: Back Problem, Normal Birth, Heart Disease

The cost of treatment for specific conditions provides a consistent metric of changes in expenditures.

Data Source: Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS)

Metrics Calculation

Mean of total annual health care expenditures for person who experienced a hospital inpatient or outpatient event, office-visit, emergency room visit, home health visit or received a prescription related to the specified conditions. Estimates may be interpreted as annual mean expenditures for persons with the specified conditions rather than expenditures for the given condition.

Additional Information

Inclusion Criteria: This measure includes people hospitalized in the civilian non-institutional population who reported the specified condition (Back pain; Pneumonia; Normal birth; and Heart condition). Persons were identified using clinical classification codes.

Exclusion Criteria: Excluded from this measure are people in the military and the institutional population. Also excluded are people who did not report the conditions of interest.

 

Missing data years: Because of sample size limitations, data are not available for all age groups across all conditions for all years.

 

This measure is calculated by AHRQ from the MEPS.

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Total Annual Mean Health Care Expenses per Person who had at least One Health Event for the Following Conditions: Back Problem, Normal Birth, Heart Disease

Mean Health Care Expenses per Person with a Specific Condition by Coverage Overview

Mean Health Care Expenses per Person with a Specific Condition by Coverage Overview

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Mean Health Care Expenses per Person with a Specific Condition among those with Medicaid Coverage

Mean Health Care Expenses per Person with a Specific Condition by Medicaid Coverage

11 Medicaid Coverage

Mean Health Care Expenses per Person with a Specific Condition among those with Medicare Coverage

Mean Health Care Expenses per Person with a Specific Condition by Medicare Coverage

11 Medicare Coverage

Mean Health Care Expenses per Person with a Specific Condition among those with Private Coverage

Mean Health Care Expenses per Person with a Specific Condition by Private Coverage

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Mean Health Care Expenses per Person with a Specific Condition by Ethnicity

[ Measure 11 : Mean Health Care Expenses per Person with a Specific Condition | Ethnicity

For more information on how ethnicity was defined, please see the Glossary under Help.

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Mean Health Care Expenses per Person with a Specific Condition by Race

] Measure 11 : Mean Health Care Expenses per Person with a Specific Condition | Race

For more information on how race was defined, please see the Glossary under Help.

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Mean Health Care Expenses per Person with a Specific Condition by Age Group

Measure 11 : Mean Health Care Expenses per Person with a Specific Condition | Age Group

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Mean Health Care Expenses per Person with a Specific Condition by Disability Status

Measure 11 : Mean Health Care Expenses per Person with a Specific Condition | Disability Status

Individuals were identified as having a disability if any of the following conditions existed: One or more Activities of Daily Living impairments, blindness, or deafness.

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Mean Health Care Expenses per Person with a Specific Condition by Education Level

Measure 11 : Mean Health Care Expenses per Person with a Specific Condition | Education Level

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Mean Health Care Expenses per Person with a Specific Condition by Income Level

Measure 11 : Mean Health Care Expenses per Person with a Specific Condition | Income Level

Poverty is defined by Census Bureau poverty thresholds. For more information on the definition of poverty, please see the Glossary under Help.

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Mean Health Care Expenses per Person with a Specific Condition by Metropolitan Status

Measure 11 : Mean Health Care Expenses per Person with a Specific Condition | Metropolitan Status

For more information on how metropolitan status was defined, please see the Glossary under Help.

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Mean Health Care Expenses per Person with a Specific Condition by Number of Chronic Conditions

Measure 11 : Mean Health Care Expenses per Person with a Specific Condition | Number of Chronic Conditions

For more information on how chronic conditions were defined, please see the Glossary under Help.

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Mean Health Care Expenses per Person with a Specific Condition by Region

Measure 11 : Mean Health Care Expenses per Person with a Specific Condition | Region

For more information on how regions are defined, please see the Glossary under Help..

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Mean Health Care Expenses per Person with a Specific Condition by Self Reported Health Status

Measure 11 : Mean Health Care Expenses per Person with a Specific Condition | Self Reported Health Status

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Mean Health Care Expenses per Person with a Specific Condition by Sex

Measure 11 : Mean Health Care Expenses per Person with a Specific Condition | Sex