2001 Annual Report

TABLE 6 - DISCHARGES/AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY BY SEX AND DISPOSITION OF PATIENT BY AGE GROUP

TOTAL AGE GROUP
DISPOSITION OF PATIENTS TOTAL NEWBORN 0-5 6-14 15-19 20-44 45-64 65-74 75-84 85+
HOME 1840418 232557 81002 45001 56508 592899 399076 199093 170907 63375
4.8 3.3 3.6 4.8 4.4 4.6 5.3 5.3 5.5 6.1

ANOTHER ACUTE CARE HOSPITAL 58073 2068 1692 674 796 7413 17479 12126 12079 3746
6.9 7.7 10.5 10.9 10.6 7.8 6.4 6.2 6.6 7.9

SKILLED NURSING FACILITY 152318 22 245 215 221 4660 17838 25724 52197 51195
12.7 34.8 11.8 11.4 18.5 19.3 16.1 14.0 12.5 10.4

INTERMEDIATE CARE FACILITY 9424 22 88 134 145 1271 2108 1442 2165 2049
11.6 24.6 21.2 26.1 17.6 13.6 13.6 11.7 9.9 7.9

OTHER INSTITUTION 97783 243 478 1052 1875 17136 21039 18654 24512 12794
11.3 19.9 16.7 15.0 13.7 12.7 12.4 10.6 10.3 9.7

HOME HEALTH SERVICES 194782 7185 3357 1782 2666 19447 39587 40256 52164 28338
8.7 9.6 10.9 8.6 5.4 7.5 9.4 9.1 8.6 7.9

LEFT AGAINST MEDICAL ADVICE 50739 33 101 85 1010 29437 14190 3023 2044 816
3.7 3.0 2.3 10.0 3.9 3.6 3.8 4.1 4.2 3.7

PSYCHIATRIC CHRONIC CARE 2769 8 1 92 243 1317 746 176 136 50
10.9 1.4 19.0 11.0 7.9 10.9 12.2 10.5 11.7 6.7

DIED 67624 783 405 141 171 3392 12147 12808 20390 17387
14.2 9.9 20.1 11.9 9.5 17.3 16.2 15.5 14.2 11.2

TOTAL 2473930 242921 87369 49177 63635 676972 524210 313302 336594 179750
6.1 3.6 4.2 5.3 4.9 5.1 6.6 7.3 8.0 8.4