PricePoint & CheckPoint
The federal government requires each hospital to post on its website a list of its standard charges for each inpatient and outpatient service and item provided by the hospital. The list is available in a machine readable format here.
A machine readable file containing our average charge for each All Patient Refined Diagnosis Related Groups (APR-DRG) can also be found here.
For information that would help you estimate the cost of you care or the amount you might owe for care, please contact our patient financial services staff at
715-934-4267. You can find information about our Financial Assistance Policy here.
To help our patients better understand healthcare services, the cost of their care, and comparison shop between hospitals, additional information is available at www.wipricepoint.org.
Be an informed healthcare consumer. The following two websites provide information about Wisconsin medical facilities.
Wisconsin PricePoint allows you to receive basic, facility-specific information about healthcare services and charges. The primary categories include: Inpatient Services, Outpatient Surgical and Diagnostic Services, Emergency/Urgent Care Services and other Hospital Outpatient Services.
CheckPoint provides reliable information about the quality and safety of care provided by individual Wisconsin hospitals. This includes a snapshot of performance in key areas, quality of care reports and a look at some of the achievements reached within Wisconsin hospitals.
You have the Right to……
Request a report that lists pricing and quality information from Hayward Area Memorial Hospital (HAMH) for the top 75 most common inpatient hospital stays and the top 75 most common outpatient surgical procedures performed in Wisconsin. This report will assume that the stays and procedures experienced no medical complications. The Top 75 report will include the following information in relation to these stays and procedures:
- The median billed charged at HAMH.
- The average allowable payment under Medicare at HAMH.
- The average allowable payment from insurers, health plans and private, third party payers.
The report may be requested from one of the individuals listed on the right side of this page, or you can access the information by clicking here.
You also have the Right to……
Request a good-faith estimate from your insurer or health plan for your total out of pocket costs relating to these stays or procedures according to your plan’s benefit terms. Please contact your insurer or health plan for more information.