From the Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality (AHRQ):
HCUP has released a new infographic, The Top Five Most Expensive Conditions Treated in U.S. Hospitals, which represents data from the recently released Statistical Brief #160: National Inpatient Hospital Costs: The Most Expensive Conditions by Payer, 2011. This statistical brief provides HCUP data on the distribution of costs by expected primary payer & illustrates the conditions accounting for the largest percentage of each payer’s hospital costs.
Find more HCUP infographics & a link to a complete list of statistical briefs here.