Table 3

Cost of care for those patients referred for invasive coronary angiography (ICA) not requiring coronary intervention

Cost itemCost/patient (£)NumberTotal (£)
Transport (including return to local hospital)251279198 448
Transfer team4007931 600
Non-elective diagnostic conventional angiogram354479279 976
Bed on Acute Medical Unit at Jersey General Hospital (1 day)366317116 022
Bed on cardiology ward at accepting hospital (1 day)232442102 544
Total cost728 950
Cost/patient9227