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Patient Price Information List

In compliance with state law, Akron Children’s Hospital is providing this price list, which includes charges for room and board, emergency department, operating room, physical therapy and other procedures. The hospital’s charges are the same for all patients, but a patient’s responsibility may vary, depending on payment plans negotiated with individual health insurance companies. Uninsured or underinsured patients should consult with our admitting and billing staff to determine whether they qualify for discounts. The prices listed are our standard fees before insurance, and are correct as of Jan. 01, 2021. 

You may contact the staff at 330- 543-8500, or 1-800-933-7440.

Room & Board

Room and Board Routine Care charges are based on nurse to patient ratio of approximately one nurse to four or five patients. Other levels have different ratios.

Routine Care $4,106.00
Routine Special Care Level I 7,006.00
Routine Special Care Level II 5,518.00
Routine Special Care Level III 4,716.00
Pediatric Intensive Care 10,779.00
Psychiatric Care 4,152.00
Neonatal Sub Intensive Care 5,949.00
Neonatal Intensive Care 6,262.00
Burn Intensive Care 9,612.00


Emergency Department Charges

Emergency Department charges are based on the level of emergency care provided to our patients. The levels – with level I representing basic emergency care – reflect the type of accommodations needed, the personnel resources, the intensity of care and the amount of time needed to provide treatment. The following charges do not include fees for drugs, supplies or additional ancillary procedures that may be required for a particular emergency treatment.

Description Hospital Charge Professional Fee (i.e., ER doctor fee)
Level I $ 514.00 $ 86.00
Level II 717.00 116.00
Level III 1,268.00 174.00
Level IV 1,958.00 260.00
Level V 3,600.00 388.00

Surgical Services and Operating Room Charges

Charges for surgical services are based on levels which include setup time, resources used, major equipment usage, and minor supplies such as gauze, tape, ear tubes, sponges etc.  In addition, there is a charge for the operating room in 15 minute increments.  Additional charges may be applied for pre-operative assessments.  Post-operative recovery time may consist of more than one phase and is charged for the first 30 minutes and each additional 15 minutes.

Operating Room charges do not include professional fees for the surgeons or anesthesiologists. Questions concerning charges and billing for anesthesia can be addressed to Compudata Inc., 1-800-321-8145 or by mail; Compudata Inc, P.O. Box 232, Ravenna Ohio 44266.

Description Incremental Charge
Surgery Level I – each 15 minutes $750.00
Surgery Level II -- each 15 minutes 837.00
Surgery Level III -- each 15 minutes 2,041.00
Surgery Level IV -- each 15 minutes  3,461.00
Surgery Level V -- each 15 minutes 6,851.00
Recovery Room – first 30 minutes 606.00
Recovery Room – additional 15 minutes 166.00
Surgery Nursing – each 15 minutes 119.00

Physical Therapy Charges

The following charges reflect the most common services offered by our Physical Therapy Department. Patients may have additional charges, depending on the services performed. For additional questions regarding charges please contact 330-543-8257.

Description Hospital Charge
General Evaluations (limited to extended) $329.00 - $689.00
Therapeutic Exercise (per 15 minutes) 160.00

Occupational Therapy Charges

The following charges reflect the most common services offered by our Occupational Therapy Department. Patients may have additional charges, depending on the services performed.

Description Hospital Charge
General Evaluations (limited to extended) $329.00 - $918.00

Speech Therapy Charges

Description Hospital Charge
Speech/Language Evaluations (limited to extended) $342.00 - $2,055.00
Speech/Language Therapy (15-60 minutes) $128.00 - $515.00

Audiology Charges

Description Hospital Charge
Hearing Evaluations(limited to extended) $86.00 - $1,947.00

X-Ray and Radiology Charges

The following charges reflect the hospital’s 30 most common x-ray and radiological procedures.

Description Hospital Charge
Abdomen (1 view) $324.00
Abdomen (2 or more views) 400.00
Ankle (3 or more views) 356.00
Bone Age Study – 2 & over 444.00
Cervical Spine (2-3 view) 381.00
Chest (1 view) 328.00
Chest (2 views) 418.00
CT-Abdomen W CM 3,238.00
CT-Head WO CM 2,224.00
CT-Pelvis W CM 3,208.00
CT-Sinuses Limited Study 700.00
Elbow (2 views) 324.00
Femur 344.00
FL-Swallowing Function 1,347.00
FL-Upper GI 1,093.00
Foot (3 or more views) 356.00
Forearm (2 views) 356.00
Hand (3 or more views) 361.00
Knee (3 views) 361.00
MR-Brain WO CM 5,031.00
NM-Bone Scan Full Body 2,073.00
OR-C-ARM <1 hour 817.00
Pelvis (1 or 2 views) 326.00
Shoulder (2 or more views) 369.00
Sinuses (3 or more views) 534.00
Soft Tissue Neck/Nasaphar 389.00
Thoracic Spine (2 views) 534.00
Tib-Fib 373.00
US-Abdominal Survey Limited 1,264.00
US-Hips, with manipulation 1,244.00
US-Pelvis 1,195.00
US-Renals 1,501.00
Wrist (3 or more views) 339.00


  • CT – CT Scan
  • FL – Fluoroscopy
  • MR – Magnetic Resonance Imaging NM – Nuclear Medicine
  • US – Ultrasound
  • W CM – with contrast materials
  • WO CM – without contrast materials

Laboratory Charges

The following charges reflect the hospital’s 30 most common laboratory procedures. Charges do not include fees of pathologists. They may be obtained from Akron Children’s Hospital’s Pathology Office at 330-543-8725.

Description Hospital Charge
Activated PTT (Thromboplastin time, partial plasma, whole blood) $53.00
Antibody Screening 171.00
Basic Metabolic Panel 51.00
Bilirubin, Direct 74.00
C Trachomatis AMP Probe (Chlamydia trachomatis, amplified probe technique) 238.00
CBC with Auto Differential 39.50
Chromosome Analysis 687.00
Comprehensive Metabolic Panel 60.00
Crossmatch RBC 1U 295.00
Culture, Blood 258.00
Culture, Strep 46.00
Culture, Urine 143.00
Direct Antiglobulin 133.00
EBV (VCA) IGM Antibody 210.00
Fluorescent AB Stain 56.00
Glucose-WB 69.00
Glucose by Glucometer 44.25
Hemogram and Platelet Count 35.75
Hepatic Panel 42.50
Influenza A Antigen Detection 121.00
Influenza B AG Detection 121.00
Lead 169.00
Leukocyte Depleted Red Cells 1,304.00
Mic Method 263.00
Prothrombin Time 27.25
Renal (Kidney) Function Panel 54.00
Respiratory Virus Isolation 222.00
Reticulocyte Count 87.00
Routine Typing, ABO 78.00
Routing Typing, RH(D) 78.00
RSV Antigen Detection 193.00
Thyroid Stimulating Hormone (TSH) 81.00
Tonsils/Adenoids, Gross 57.00
Urinalysis, Routine 33.75

Respiratory Care Charges

The following charges reflect the most common services offered by our Respiratory Care Department. Patients may have additional charges, depending on the services performed.

Description Hospital Charge
Aerosol by Respiratory $291.00
Airway Management Bag Setup 122.00
Anesthesia Induction and Intubation 677.00
Circuit, Servo (supply) 200.00
Closed SX Sys (supply) 74.00
End-Tital CO2 Monitoring 318.00
Incentive Spirometer (supply) 26.50
IPV/IPPB Treatment, subsequent 255.00
Mask/Nasal Cannula 34.25
Nitric Oxide, each additional hour 670.00
Oxygen 295.00
Postural Drainage Subsequent 206.00
Resuscitator, Infant/Pediatrics 162.00
Standard Nebulization 153.00
Vapotherm Therapy, per day 553.00
Vest Treatment, Subsequent 206.00

Akron Children’s Hospital’s Standard Charges

Below you will find a comprehensive list of charges for inpatient and outpatient services or items we provide, also known as chargemaster. This list is not intended for comparing our charges to other hospitals or to estimate your out-of-pocket costs for health care services your family may receive. Our patient billing staff is available to help you understand the cost of your care. Call 330-543-8500 with questions or if you would like additional information related to hospital charges.

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