Charges for substance abuse hospitalization: regional variations, 1990.

  • Published 1991 in Statistical bulletin


MetLife 1990 group health insurance costs for a substance abuse hospitalization averaged $7,660. The highest average total charges were reported in Texas and New Mexico, each with costs 30 percent or more above the U.S. average. The lowest average costs (those more than 30 percent below the norm) were reported in Oregon, Iowa, Minnesota and Massachusetts… (More)