Loading

Bariatric Surgery per 100,000 Medicare Enrollees
  • Print
  • PDF
  • Embed

    Copy the following code and paste it into your website in order to display the current report.

  • Download to Excel

Customize Report

    • YEAR:

    Choose Locations

    [clear all] [select all] Selected Locations:

      Choose Indicator(s)

      Select one or more indicators
      • TOPIC:
      • INDICATOR:
      • YEAR:

      [clear all] Selected Indicators:

     

    Region
    (Click a region name
    below to view its profile)
    Bariatric Surgery per 100,000 Medicare Enrollees
    (Year: 2007-11; Region Levels: State)
    Hawaii na
    District of Columbia 7.3
    Vermont 12.6
    New Mexico 14.5
    Maryland 17.3
    New Hampshire 18.5
    Virginia 18.5
    Georgia 20.1
    North Carolina 20.3
    Arkansas 21.5
    Rhode Island 24.3
    Iowa 25.7
    Mississippi 26.0
    Illinois 26.5
    Tennessee 26.5
    Colorado 26.8
    California 27.2
    Wisconsin 27.5
    West Virginia 27.6
    New York 27.9
    Arizona 30.8
    Maine 30.8
    Kansas 31.4
    Delaware 31.7
    Florida 32.1
    South Carolina 32.8
    South Dakota 33.3
    Utah 33.6
    Washington 33.6
    Ohio 35.5
    Massachusetts 35.5
    Alaska 35.8
    Pennsylvania 35.9
    Oklahoma 36.0
    Louisiana 36.2
    New Jersey 38.6
    Texas 41.9
    Missouri 42.3
    Indiana 43.1
    Idaho 43.7
    Connecticut 44.3
    Montana 44.7
    Wyoming 44.8
    Minnesota 45.0
    Alabama 46.1
    Nebraska 46.6
    Kentucky 47.3
    Oregon 48.5
    Michigan 48.7
    Nevada 50.1
    North Dakota 62.7
    National Average 32.8
    90th Percentile 47.3
    50th Percentile 33.3
    10th Percentile 18.5
        • FOOTNOTES:
        • After establishing our inclusion criteria, we examined the incidence of each event over time between 2001 and 2011. We assessed rates by each year individually. These rates were adjusted for changes in age, sex, and race occurring over time using the population during the year 2001 as the standard population.

        • DENOMINATOR DEFINITION:
        • The denominator consisted of the number of beneficiaries eligible for Medicare Parts A and B as of June 30 for each year (a mid-year denominator).

        • NUMERATOR DEFINITION:
        • Gastric bypass: ICD-9 procedure codes 44.3, 44.31, 44.38, 44.39; CPT codes 43846, 43847, 43644, 43645, 43844, 43659, S2085.
          Adjustable gastric banding: ICD-9 procedure code 44.95; CPT codes 43770, S2082.
          Other procedure: ICD-9 procedure codes 43.89, 43.82, 44.68, 45.51, 45.9; CPT codes 43842, 43843, 43845, 43775.
          All require primary/secondary diagnosis of morbid obesity (ICD-9 codes 278.0, 278.00, 278.01, V77.8) and DRG code for weight loss surgery (DRG 288: MSDRG 619-621)




    [ CONTACT US ] [ SITE MAP ]

    © 2018 The Trustees of Dartmouth College | 35 Centerra Parkway, Lebanon, NH 03766 | (603) 653-0800


    The Dartmouth Atlas of Health Care is based at The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice and is supported by a coalition of funders led by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, including the WellPoint Foundation, the United Health Foundation, the California HealthCare Foundation, and the Charles H. Hood Foundation.