Ilovebenefits’s Blog

Just another WordPress.com weblog

Hospitalization Rates

Between 2003 and 2007, the rate of hospitalizations for acute conditions declined by 10% among adults aged 65 and over, and by 7% for younger adults.

Source: “Potentially Preventable Hospitalization Rates Declined for Older Adults, 2003–2007, Statistical Brief #83, December 2009, Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project,  Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, http://www.hcup-us.ahrq.gov/reports/statbriefs/sb83.pdf
Advertisements

December 29, 2009 - Posted by | healthcare, hospitals | ,

No comments yet.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: