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Table 8 Budget impact of diagnosis and treatment

From: Cost-effectiveness analysis of newborn pulse oximetry screening to detect critical congenital heart disease in Colombia

  Current scenario Second year new scenario (10%) Third year new Scenario (20%)
Detection costs
 Cost of pulse oximetry $ – $ 3,357,679 $ 6,821,241
 Cost of general physical examination $ 11,403,687 $ 10,558,368 $ 9,651,464
 Total cost of CCHD detection $ 11,403,687 $ 13,916,046 $ 16,472,705
 Budget impact of diagnosis   $ 2,512,359 $ 5,069,018
Costs incurred by detection
 Medical indirect costs $ 45,911,060 $ 53,321,760 $ 60,862,163
 Budget impact of treatment $ – $ 7,410,700 $ 14,951,103
  1. CCHD critical congenital heart disease