Standard Charges for Decatur Memorial Hospital
In compliance with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) regulatory guidance to hospitals for price transparency, Decatur Memorial Hospital (DMH) provides a list of prices for hospital services. For inpatient services, the price is identified by the Diagnostic Related Group or DRG, and reflects the average charges for patients that received these services. For all other services, the price is identified by a listing of Charge Description Master (CDM) line items. The prices posted here were effective for services provided on or after October 1, 2018, and will be updated annually. Individual line item prices may change from time to time as determined by DMH.
The documents provided in compliance with pricing transparency guidelines represent our gross charge amount for services and should not be used to determine your financial obligation for hospital services. The amount you may owe for services received are determined by which insurance coverage(s) you may have, including the benefit plan and out of pocket costs associated with that plan. To receive an estimate of your out of pocket financial obligation, please contact the DMH Customer Service department at 217-876-3785, or your health insurance company.
To see if DMH is contracted with your insurance company, click here for our list of contracted payers or contact your health insurance company.
Decatur Memorial Hospital file downloads
- All Inpatient DRG’s
The DRG system is how Medicare and some health insurance companies categorize hospitalization costs and determine how much to pay for a patient’s hospital stay. For more information about the DRG system, go to CMS Website MS-DRG Classifications and Software.
- Charge Description Master (CDM) line item prices
The CDM is DMH’s catalog of billable items that could go on a patient’s account.