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September 1, 2017

How much do hypoglycemic events cost your hospital every year? Let’s do the math!

In by Susan Lawrence

How much do hypoglycemic events cost your hospital every year? Let’s do the math!

Enter total number of annual discharges: Annual estimated cost: A study by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) revealed that a single adverse drug event involving a hypoglycemic agent resulted in an average marginal cost of $4,312 for an inpatient stay.* To determine how this impacts your hospital on an annual basis, simply enter the total number of …