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Hospital Discharges per 1,000 Medicare Enrollees, by Race and Type of Admission
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    Hospital Discharges per 1,000 Medicare Enrollees, by Race and Type of Admission
    (Race: Overall; Type of Admission: Overall; Year: 2014; Region Levels: State)
    Kentucky 317.2
    West Virginia 309.8
    Michigan 301.7
    Mississippi 286.1
    Ohio 285.9
    Louisiana 282.9
    Florida 280.7
    Missouri 279.6
    Alabama 279.5
    Arkansas 278.6
    Illinois 275.6
    Tennessee 274.7
    Oklahoma 272.5
    Indiana 272.3
    Pennsylvania 270.2
    Rhode Island 268.6
    New Jersey 261.1
    Kansas 260.6
    Texas 259.7
    Delaware 258.3
    Massachusetts 258.3
    New York 253.8
    North Carolina 250.4
    Georgia 249.4
    Maryland 248.0
    Connecticut 244.4
    South Carolina 243.6
    Virginia 240.2
    Wisconsin 239.0
    Nebraska 237.6
    Iowa 236.4
    South Dakota 235.4
    Maine 232.7
    North Dakota 229.6
    Nevada 227.0
    Wyoming 225.6
    Arizona 224.0
    Minnesota 223.0
    New Hampshire 219.8
    New Mexico 212.0
    District of Columbia 211.4
    Montana 210.9
    California 210.0
    Colorado 206.1
    Washington 204.9
    Alaska 201.5
    Utah 199.6
    Idaho 198.8
    Oregon 197.5
    Vermont 189.9
    Hawaii 146.7
    National Average 254.1
    90th Percentile 285.9
    50th Percentile 244.4
    10th Percentile 199.6
        • DENOMINATOR DEFINITION:
        • 100% of Medicare enrollees age 65-99 with full Part A entitlement and no HMO enrollment during the measurement period. Age, gender, race, and eligibility are determined using the Denominator file.

        • NUMERATOR DEFINITION:
        • Number of discharges, classified as medical or surgical using the Medicare diagnosis-related group (DRG) system. Medical DRGs: 9-35, 43-48, 64-74, 78-102, 121-145, 172-190, 202-208, 235-256, 271-284, 294-301, 316-333, 346-352, 366-369, 372-373, 376, 378-380, 382-391, 395-399, 403-405, 409-414, 416-423, 425-433, 444-455, 462-467, 473, 475, 487, 489-490, 492, 505, 508-511, 521-524. Surgical DRGs: 1-3, 6-8, 36-42, 49-63, 75-77, 103-111, 113-120, 146-171, 191-201, 209-213, 216-220, 223-230, 232-234, 257-270, 285-293, 302-315, 334-345, 353-365, 370-371, 374-375, 377, 381, 392-394, 401-402, 406-408, 415, 424, 439-443, 461, 471, 476-482, 484-486, 488, 491, 493-504, 506-507, 512-513, 515-520, 525-543.

        • ADJUSTMENTS:
        • Rates are adjusted for age, sex and race using the indirect method, using the U.S. Medicare population as the standard. Gender-specific rates are age and race adjusted; race-specific rates are age and sex adjusted.




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