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Average Billed Charges


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Average Billed Charges


For patients who do undergo a liver transplant, average billed charges, including the first year of follow-up after the transplant are shown in the following table. These charges are in addition to any charges incurred for the management of the underlying liver disease prior to transplant.

Estimated US average billed charges per liver transplant projected for 2014, from evaluation through the first year following transplantation: [1]

Liver:

 

 30 Days Pre-Transplant

$37,300

 Procurement

$95,000

 Hospital Transplant Admit

$399,100

 Physician Transplant Admit

$53,100

 180 days Post Transplant Admit

$128,900

 OP Immunosuppressant & RX

$25,700

 Total   

$739,100


 

1 Milliman 2014 US Organ and Tissue Transplant Cost Estimates and Discussion. Milliman (http://www.milliman.com). December 2014.