Sunday, January 31, 2016

Breaking Down the Costs of Childbirth

Posted by theboat On January 31, 2016 3 comments

It's often very difficult to figure out how much things cost in the US healthcare system. We broke down all of the hospital bills from the baby's birth in an attempt to shed some light on it.

Total Number of Bills -  14
Total Number of Doctors  - 6
Total Billed - $65687.67
Total Paid by Insurance - $28671.48 (43.6%)
Total Paid by Us - $3827.76 (5.8%)
Arbitrary Markup (amount billed/amount received) - 2.02x, or 102%
Total Billed for Mother - $29938.05 (45.6%)
Total Billed for Child - $35749.82 (54.4%)
Most Expensive Service - Impossible to determine 


  1. Being removed blackheads are essential to finding out because blackheads grow fast like cockroaches as the moment you touch and squeeze them; you will get dozens of them.  We often get them due to oily skin or pores, or by leaving the skin unclean for several days.

  2. buenos dias amor Very informative information on your site here. I like this post because we can get some useful information from your blog. I expect more post from you

  3. Best Restaurants Open On Christmas Day in New York

    it's basic that your specific web structuring organization should be identified with your organization venture model

    Shindig Web