Table 3

Terrestrial rabies costs by payer and county, NYS fiscal years 1999–2000 to 2001–2002

County

Number of persons treated, specimens submitted, or animals vaccinated

State Cost

Third Party Cost

Donations

County Cost

Average Cost*


Post exposure prophylaxis

A

126

$53,303.38

$30,762.49

-

$5,735.18

$712.71

B

7

$723.21

$7,138.50

-

$0.00

$1,123.10

C

133

$23,723.80

$27,496.34

-

$7,327.49

$440.21

D

78

$36,590.63

$97,744.21

-

$12,692.44

$1,884.97

E

313

$193,128.73

$100,098.44

-

$21,808.87

$1,006.50

All counties

657

$307,469.75

$263,239.98

-

$47,563.98

$941.06

Specimen Submission

A

2

$74.00

-

-

$0.00

$37.00

B

114

$1,579.25

-

-

$52.70

$14.32

C

321

$9,569.26

-

-

$831.90

$32.40

D

503

$10,734.02

-

-

$0.00

$21.34

E

1078

$42,639.89

-

-

$5,156.42

$44.34

All counties

2,018

$64,596.42

-

-

$6,041.02

$35.00

Vaccine Clinics

A

4140

$6,501.74

-

$19,685.00

$0.00

$6.27

B

3309

$9,832.54

-

$10,638.29

$0.00

$6.19

C

9915

$3,213.75

-

$0.00

$23.75

$0.33

D

8741

$13,614.08

-

$32,435.29

$589.78

$5.12

E

80

$1,200.00

-

$0.00

$0.00

$15.00

All counties

26,185

$34,362.11

-

$62,758.58

$613.53

$3.65

All Categories

A

-

$59,879.12

$30,762.49

$19,685.00

$5,735.18

-

B

-

$12,135.00

$7,138.50

$10,638.29

$52.70

-

C

-

$36,506.81

$27,496.34

$0.00

$8,183.14

-

D

-

$60,938.73

$97,744.21

$32,435.29

$13,282.22

-

E

-

$236,968.62

$100,098.44

$0.00

$26,965.29

-

All counties

-

$406,428.28

$263,239.98

$62,758.58

$54,218.53

-


* Average cost = (cost/n)

Recuenco et al. BMC Public Health 2007 7:47   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-7-47

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