Morbid Obesity is more common among the adults. It is expensive.
  The patients have annual medical cost around $20,313
  In one year, the patients are expected to see doctors 40 times
  Based on 5,410+ patients
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Popular Medication for Morbid Obesity
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Medication : Prevalence (%)
Annual Cost ($)

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Popular Medical Services

Popular Medical Services for Morbid Obesity
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Medical Services : Dominance (%)
Popular Medical Services for Morbid Obesity
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Medical Services : Prevalence (%)
Annual Cost ($)

Statistics

$20,313
Annual Medical Cost
0.40
Annual Hospital Adms
40
Doctor Visits
39
Services Used
16
Doctors Used
$35,607
Annual Medical Charge
Drug Prevalence Average Charged Average Dispensed Average Supplied Days Average Supplied Quantity
  Oxycodone 17.31% $216 3.80 49 262
  Hydrocodone 17.07% $77 3.32 40 200
  Lisinopril 15.63% $190 6.48 282 307
  Azithromycin 14.22% $66 1.70 9 13
  Metformin 12.95% $320 5.80 263 621
  Amoxicillin 12.19% $53 1.85 18 79
  Simvastatin 9.66% $632 6.99 303 303
  Metoprolol 9.42% $365 6.93 298 429
  Hydrochlorothiazide 8.90% $46 5.24 249 250
  Prednisone 8.83% $24 2.39 45 109
  Cyclobenzaprine 8.00% $79 2.49 62 125
  Ciprofloxacin 7.81% $63 1.75 15 30
  Levothyroxine 7.57% $114 7.36 318 326
  Vitamin 7.54% $42 2.71 135 24
  Lorazepam 7.33% $145 4.54 122 283
  Omeprazole 7.06% $725 5.03 203 262
  Cephalexin 7.00% $40 1.68 16 65
  Lipitor 6.54% $1,179 5.13 259 260
  Ibuprofen 6.54% $48 2.65 74 223
  Furosemide 6.45% $57 5.24 223 302
Procedure Provider Unit Charge Provider Paid Ratio Provider Paid by Patient Ratio Patient Charged Patient Pays Patient Covered Per Claim Charged Per Claim Paid Services Per Patient
99214 1.43 78% 13.3% $260 $35 $167 $185 $143 1.39
Office or other outpatient visit for the evaluation and management of an established patient, which requires at least 2 of these 3 key components: a detailed history; a detailed examination; medical decision making of moderate complexity.
99213 1.20 74% 16.4% $192 $31 $110 $114 $84 1.67
Office or other outpatient visit for the evaluation and management of an established patient, which requires at least 2 of these 3 key components: an expanded problem focused history; an expanded problem focused examination; medical decision making of low complexity.
36415 0.36 38% 2.8% $27 $1 $10 $20 $7 1.36
Collection of venous blood by venipuncture
97803 4.40 83% 12.3% $243 $30 $172 $120 $99 2.01
Medical nutrition therapy; re-assessment and intervention, individual, face-to-face with the patient, each 15 minutes
99212 3.00 58% 19.9% $223 $44 $84 $80 $46 2.76
Office or other outpatient visit for the evaluation and management of an established patient, which requires at least 2 of these 3 key components: a problem focused history; a problem focused examination; straightforward medical decision making.
80053 2.06 42% 4.4% $147 $6 $56 $123 $52 1.19
Comprehensive metabolic panel
99211 3.29 63% 15.1% $184 $28 $88 $78 $49 2.34
Office or other outpatient visit for the evaluation and management of an established patient, that may not require the presence of a physician or other qualified health care professional. usually, the presenting problem(s) are minimal. typically, 5 minutes are spent performing or supervising these services.
85025 1.08 59% 6.0% $76 $5 $40 $62 $37 1.20
Blood count; complete (cbc), automated (hgb, hct, rbc, wbc and platelet count) and automated differential wbc count
80061 1.13 54% 4.2% $106 $4 $53 $93 $51 1.12
Lipid panel
83036 0.72 53% 3.3% $78 $3 $39 $66 $35 1.17
Hemoglobin; glycosylated (a1c)
82306 2.53 50% 3.9% $241 $9 $112 $212 $106 1.12
Vitamin d; 25 hydroxy, includes fraction(s), if performed
97802 2.61 77% 12.3% $220 $27 $143 $205 $159 1.02
Medical nutrition therapy; initial assessment and intervention, individual, face-to-face with the patient, each 15 minutes
00797 16.90 67% 2.4% $2,396 $58 $1,538 $2,199 $1,465 1.06
Anesthesia for intraperitoneal procedures in upper abdomen including laparoscopy; gastric restrictive procedure for morbid obesity
84443 1.35 59% 6.2% $124 $8 $66 $117 $69 1.05
Thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)
93005 2.57 63% 4.5% $255 $11 $150 $214 $136 1.14
Electrocardiogram, routine ecg with at least 12 leads; tracing only, without interpretation and report
43644 67.63 39% 0.7% $9,228 $65 $3,529 $5,345 $2,082 1.37
Laparoscopy, surgical, gastric restrictive procedure; with gastric bypass and roux-en-y gastroenterostomy (roux limb 150 cm or less)
43770 51.83 51% 1.4% $8,458 $117 $4,167 $3,856 $1,953 1.96
Laparoscopy, surgical, gastric restrictive procedure; placement of adjustable gastric restrictive device (eg, gastric band and subcutaneous port components)
85610 0.50 51% 2.7% $51 $1 $25 $46 $24 1.07
Prothrombin time;
99244 2.96 77% 9.6% $438 $42 $296 $410 $317 1.06
Office consultation for a new or established patient, which requires these 3 key components: a comprehensive history; a comprehensive examination; and medical decision making of moderate complexity.
82607 1.33 47% 3.3% $148 $5 $64 $119 $55 1.23
Cyanocobalamin (vitamin b-12);

High Risk Diagnoses

  • 100% Morbid obesity

On every hundred of patients

Sample Distribution for Morbid Obesity
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Which group is risky?

Prevalence for Morbid Obesity
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Which group cost more?

Annual Cost ($) for Morbid Obesity
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Which group has more hassle?

Annual Doctor Visits for Morbid Obesity
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