Our hospital pricing document outlines the charges for services at Cincinnati Children’s. Download a pdf copy of the price disclosure required under Ohio law.
In addition, you may download a CSV copy of our standard charges for items and services for hospital patients required under the Affordable Care Act. This contains current prices in Cincinnati Children’s chargemaster. Cincinnati Children’s chargemaster is a list of billable services charged by the hospital for services rendered at the main location at 3333 Burnet Ave. as well as our neighborhood hospital locations. Prices for supplies, drugs and miscellaneous items not included in the chargemaster are also provided in the downloadable copy of our standard charges.
Supplies, drugs and miscellaneous items are priced at the time they are dispensed to patients based on their acquisition costs and will vary over time. Prices for these three categories shown in the attached file are snapshots of most recent prices based upon:
- Average prices for the most recent 5-month period prior to July 1 for drugs
- Prices as of July for supplies and miscellaneous items
Total hospital charges for a service or a procedure for an individual patient will vary based on the combination of hospital services provided, including drugs, supplies, lab tests, or radiology procedures.
Hospital prices do not reflect what patients pay for services. This is determined by your insurance coverage that includes out-of-pocket requirements and contracted rates and discounts based on agreements between payers and Cincinnati Children’s.
To obtain an estimate of the price you would pay for a service, you may contact our Customer Service Department at 1-877-430-8495 or 1-513-636-4427. Prior to calling for a price estimate, you will need the following information:
- Description of services or the CPT procedure codes, which may be obtained from your referring physician
- Name of your insurance plan