a hospitalization with an average cost of 7143 euros for health insurance in 2020

A total of € 1.56 billion was exceeded in 2020 for the disease award.

A full hospital stay for the care of Covid-19 in 2020 cost the Health Insurance an average of 7143 euros per patient per year, according to public figures unveiled on the Data Pathologies website, inaugurated on Tuesday.

In addition, there is city care (513 euros on average) and cash benefits – that is, sick leave / work (218 euros) for a total of 7874 euros on average per patient per year. .

In total, € 1.56 billion was exceeded in 2020 for the 2020 disease award. This brings together hospitalizations (€ 1.41 billion), les soins de ville (€ 102 million). ) and cash benefits (EUR 39 million).

The Seine-Saint-Denis and the Haut-Rhin in the lead

In 2020, four regions were particularly affected by the disease and show more important hospitalization rates. Thus Ile-de-France has a prevalence (proportion of patients in charge of the hospital in the population) of 0.44%, compared to the Far East (0.43%), Burgundy-Franche-Comté (0, 39%) and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes (0.37%). On the contrary, in Réunion it has a prevalence of 0.08% and in Brittany 0.10%.

At the departmental level, Seine-Saint-Denis and Haut-Rhin had the highest prevalence (0.57%).

Regarding the profile of hospitalized patients, they are more often men (53.6% compared to 46.4% women), mainly over 60 years old.

Thomas Leroy BFM Business Journalist

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