What metro Atlanta hospitals charge Medicare
The government on Wednesday released data showing what virtually every hospital in America billed Medicare for 100 conditions or procedures in 2011. The AJC selected six of the most frequent procedures/conditions in Georgia for this comparison of metro Atlanta hospitals. The hospital billings do not reflect what Medicare actually paid. (Note: Click on the procedure category to re-order hospital list based on least to most expensive or the reverse.)
Source: U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. Data for Northside Hospital’s chest pain billings were not available.