What 4 outpatient procedures cost at ASCs vs. hospitals

Virginia Health Information, an organization that focuses on healthcare data reporting, published a report on healthcare procedure costs between ASCs, hospital outpatient departments and physician offices in Virginia.

The median costs for four procedures:

Arthroscopic knee surgery:
ASC: $4,653
Hospitals: $7,061

Rotator cuff surgery:
ASC: $9,290
Hospitals: $13,537

Shoulder arthroscopy:
ASC: $8,819
Hospitals: $13,324

Tonsillectomy:
ASC: $3,433
Hospitals: $6,944

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