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Table 2 Costs Before and After Parathyroidectomy, Overall and by Dialysis Modality

From: The rate, cost and outcomes of parathyroidectomy in the united states dialysis population from 2016–2018

Cost Type Before After Difference Lower CI Upper CI
Overall
  Inpatient Facility $18,121 $42,878 $24,758 $23,492 $26,340
  Outpatient Facility $38,780 $37,421 -$1,358 -$1,747 -$910
  Physician/Provider $13,127 $14,828 $1,701 $1,258 $2,228
  Prescription $384 $183 -$201 -$224 -$177
  All Other $948 $1,364 $415 $308 $521
  Total $71,360 $96,675 $25,314 $23,777 $27,078
Hemodialysis (HD)
  Inpatient Facility $19,437 $43,315 $23,877 $22,570 $25,453
  Outpatient Facility $39,097 $37,738 -$1,359 -$1,766 -$875
  Physician/Provider $13,789 $15,126 $1,337 $873 $1,882
  Prescription $384 $182 -$203 -$227 -$177
  All Other $1,005 $1,388 $383 $265 $493
  Total $73,713 $97,749 $24,037 $22,492 $25,827
Peritoneal Dialysis (PD)
  Inpatient Facility $4,144 $38,245 $34,102 $28,825 $38,573
  Outpatient Facility $35,412 $34,058 -$1,354 -$2,607 -$43
  Physician/Provider $6,103 $11,660 $5,557 $4,233 $6,641
  Prescription $386 $202 -$183 -$258 -$94
  All Other $347 $1,103 $757 $441 $1,051
  Total $46,391 $85,268 $38,878 $32,357 $44,492
  1. Note: Costs include all payer and patient paid amounts. Prescription costs include only Medicare Part D costs. All costs are inflated to 2020 dollars. Confidence intervals estimated using bootstrapping. “Before” and “After” reflect the mean cost for the 12-month periods before and after parathyroidectomy. The cost of parathyroidectomy is included in the “after” interval
  2. HD hemodialysis, PD peritoneal dialysis