The 50 Most Expensive Hospitals

Updated as of July 21, 2021

This list shows the hospitals that are the most expensive for Medicare per patient. The information presented below is based on data provided by U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and is based on a survey of costs from January 1, 2018 - December 31, 2018. This list will be updated as new data is made available.

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Name City State Score
WEST COVINA MEDICAL CENTER, INC WEST COVINA CA 1.53
L A DOWNTOWN MEDICAL CENTER, LLC LOS ANGELES CA 1.42
GLENDORA COMMUNITY HOSPITAL GLENDORA CA 1.4
PHYSICIANS MEDICAL CENTER HOUMA LA 1.35
FOOTHILL REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER TUSTIN CA 1.34
NORTH METRO MEDICAL CENTER JACKSONVILLE AR 1.33
CRESCENT MEDICAL CENTER LANCASTER LANCASTER TX 1.31
GREATER EL MONTE COMMUNITY HOSPITAL SOUTH EL MONTE CA 1.3
CHRISTUS MOTHER FRANCES HOSPITAL SULPHUR SPRINGS SULPHUR SPRINGS TX 1.3
CLAIBORNE MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER HOMER LA 1.29
BAYLOR SCOTT & WHITE MEDICAL CENTER - LLANO LLANO TX 1.29
WINN PARISH MEDICAL CENTER WINNFIELD LA 1.28
SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA HOSPITAL AT HOLLYWOOD HOLLYWOOD CA 1.28
SOUTH COAST GLOBAL MEDICAL CENTER SANTA ANA CA 1.28
BULLOCK COUNTY HOSPITAL UNION SPRINGS AL 1.27
RUSH FOUNDATION HOSPITAL MERIDIAN MS 1.26
AD HOSPITAL EAST, LLC HOUSTON TX 1.25
DOCTORS HOSPITAL TIDWELL HOUSTON TX 1.25
SAN GABRIEL VALLEY MEDICAL CENTER SAN GABRIEL CA 1.24
WHITTIER HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER WHITTIER CA 1.24
TURNING POINT HOSPITAL MOULTRIE GA 1.24
AVALA COVINGTON LA 1.23
LOS ANGELES COMMUNITY HOSPITAL LOS ANGELES CA 1.23
EAST LOS ANGELES DOCTORS HOSPITAL LOS ANGELES CA 1.22
PARKVIEW COMMUNITY HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER RIVERSIDE CA 1.22
HIALEAH HOSPITAL HIALEAH FL 1.22
DESOTO REGIONAL HEALTH SYSTEM MANSFIELD LA 1.21
WESTCHESTER GENERAL HOSPITAL MIAMI FL 1.21
PARK PLAZA HOSPITAL HOUSTON TX 1.21
DALLAS MEDICAL CENTER DALLAS TX 1.21
MISSION COMMUNITY HOSPITAL PANORAMA CITY CA 1.2
ORTHOPEDIC SPECIALTY HOSPITAL OF NEVADA LAS VEGAS NV 1.2
LARKIN COMMUNITY HOSPITAL PALM SPRINGS CAMPUS HIALEAH FL 1.19
STERLING SURGICAL HOSPITAL SLIDELL LA 1.19
COLLEGE MEDICAL CENTER LONG BEACH CA 1.19
MENA REGIONAL HEALTH SYSTEM MENA AR 1.19
COAST PLAZA HOSPITAL NORWALK CA 1.19
ALLIANCE HEALTHCARE SYSTEM HOLLY SPRINGS MS 1.18
COLLEGE HOSPITAL COSTA MESA COSTA MESA CA 1.18
ALHAMBRA HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER ALHAMBRA CA 1.18
SOUTHWESTERN REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER TULSA OK 1.18
TRINITAS REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER ELIZABETH NJ 1.18
OLYMPIA MEDICAL CENTER LOS ANGELES CA 1.17
DE TAR HOSPITAL NAVARRO VICTORIA TX 1.17
CYPRESS POINTE SURGICAL HOSPITAL HAMMOND LA 1.17
FRANKLIN MEDICAL CENTER WINNSBORO LA 1.17
NATCHITOCHES REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER NATCHITOCHES LA 1.17
EAST TEXAS MEDICAL CENTER - CARTHAGE CARTHAGE TX 1.17
ST ALEXIUS MEDICAL CENTER HOFFMAN ESTATES IL 1.17
MEMORIAL HOSPITAL OF GARDENA GARDENA CA 1.17
Name Score
WEST COVINA MEDICAL CENTER, INC 1.53
L A DOWNTOWN MEDICAL CENTER, LLC 1.42
GLENDORA COMMUNITY HOSPITAL 1.4
PHYSICIANS MEDICAL CENTER 1.35
FOOTHILL REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER 1.34
NORTH METRO MEDICAL CENTER 1.33
CRESCENT MEDICAL CENTER LANCASTER 1.31
GREATER EL MONTE COMMUNITY HOSPITAL 1.3
CHRISTUS MOTHER FRANCES HOSPITAL SULPHUR SPRINGS 1.3
CLAIBORNE MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER 1.29
BAYLOR SCOTT & WHITE MEDICAL CENTER - LLANO 1.29
WINN PARISH MEDICAL CENTER 1.28
SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA HOSPITAL AT HOLLYWOOD 1.28
SOUTH COAST GLOBAL MEDICAL CENTER 1.28
BULLOCK COUNTY HOSPITAL 1.27
RUSH FOUNDATION HOSPITAL 1.26
AD HOSPITAL EAST, LLC 1.25
DOCTORS HOSPITAL TIDWELL 1.25
SAN GABRIEL VALLEY MEDICAL CENTER 1.24
WHITTIER HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER 1.24
TURNING POINT HOSPITAL 1.24
AVALA 1.23
LOS ANGELES COMMUNITY HOSPITAL 1.23
EAST LOS ANGELES DOCTORS HOSPITAL 1.22
PARKVIEW COMMUNITY HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER 1.22
HIALEAH HOSPITAL 1.22
DESOTO REGIONAL HEALTH SYSTEM 1.21
WESTCHESTER GENERAL HOSPITAL 1.21
PARK PLAZA HOSPITAL 1.21
DALLAS MEDICAL CENTER 1.21
MISSION COMMUNITY HOSPITAL 1.2
ORTHOPEDIC SPECIALTY HOSPITAL OF NEVADA 1.2
LARKIN COMMUNITY HOSPITAL PALM SPRINGS CAMPUS 1.19
STERLING SURGICAL HOSPITAL 1.19
COLLEGE MEDICAL CENTER 1.19
MENA REGIONAL HEALTH SYSTEM 1.19
COAST PLAZA HOSPITAL 1.19
ALLIANCE HEALTHCARE SYSTEM 1.18
COLLEGE HOSPITAL COSTA MESA 1.18
ALHAMBRA HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER 1.18
SOUTHWESTERN REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER 1.18
TRINITAS REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER 1.18
OLYMPIA MEDICAL CENTER 1.17
DE TAR HOSPITAL NAVARRO 1.17
CYPRESS POINTE SURGICAL HOSPITAL 1.17
FRANKLIN MEDICAL CENTER 1.17
NATCHITOCHES REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER 1.17
EAST TEXAS MEDICAL CENTER - CARTHAGE 1.17
ST ALEXIUS MEDICAL CENTER 1.17
MEMORIAL HOSPITAL OF GARDENA 1.17