Skip to content
Quick Start for:

TABLE 1
Texas Health Care Spending
FY 1998(1)
Purchaser Program Total Spending Breakdowns(2) Duplicated Total Unduplicated
Spending
Employer
Business & Employee *Private Health Insurance (Employee and Individual)(3) $24,700,165,991     $24,700,165,991
Breakdown
State Employee Health Insurance-ERS   $ 993,025,993    
School Districts *Employee Health Insurance   $ 845,676,199    
  Subtotal   $1,838,702,192    
Employer *Workers' Compensation $ 700,789,376     $ 700,789,376
Breakdown          
State Office of Risk Management State Employee Workers' Compensation   $ 27,968,809    
Consumer *Out-of-Pocket Expenditures $14,000,000,000     $14,000,000,000
Public Sector
Federal
  Medicare(4) $12,594,286,475     $12,594,286,475
  U.S. Dept. of Defense-Tricare & Military Hospitals $ 1,291,039,466     $ 1,291,039,466
  U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services(5) $ 313,420,606   $ 170,236,713 $ 143,183,893
  U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs $ 1,071,793,244     $ 1,071,793,244
  Subtotal $15,270,539,791     $15,100,303,078
Federal/State
  Medicaid
  Breakdown
  Texas Department of Health (TDH)   $5,438,040,118   $ 5,438,040,118
  Texas Department of Human Services (TDHS)   $2,135,750,552   $ 2,135,750,552
  Texas Department of Mental Health/Mental Retardation   $1,239,679,625   $ 1,239,679,625
  Other(6)   $ 77,457,000   $ 77,457,000
  Disproportionate Share Hospital Program(7)   $1,528,000,000 $ 489,000,000 $ 1,039,000,000
  Subtotal $10,418,927,295     $ 9,929,927,295
 
  Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP)(8)
 
  Universities        
  Breakdown        
  Texas State Teaching Hospitals(9) $ 1,312,551,601   $ 750,668,881 $ 561,882,720
  University Physician Practice Plans(10) $ 878,573,800   $ 432,726,787 $ 284,127,531
  Subtotal $ 2,191,125,401   $1,183,395,668 $ 846,010,251
Table 1 continued