Admission rate analysis (Report for Bexley & Greenwich HA Strategic Services Review)

Cook, A. and Jenkins, L.M. (2001) Admission rate analysis (Report for Bexley & Greenwich HA Strategic Services Review). Project report. Centre for Health Services Studies (Full text available)

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Abstract

Seven geographical areas were selected for comparison. There were three health authorities (Barking & Havering, Bexley & Greenwich and Redbridge & Waltham Forest) and four local boroughs (Bexley, Greenwich, Lewisham and Dartford & Gravesham) The data was from the RES database for two years (1997/98 and 1998/99) and was extracted for both admissions and finished consultant episodes (FCEs). Four types of rates were produced crude, age-standardised, needs weighted and age & needs weighted. All rates are per thousand population. Rates were produced for seven specialty groups -surgical, other surgical, medicine, paediatric medicine, other medicine, obstetrics & gynaecology, and mental health (see Appendix Table I). There were also rates produced for two levels of grouping -Acute (total of fIrst six specialty groups) and Acute & Mental total of all specialty groups.

Item Type: Monograph (Project report)
Uncontrolled keywords: admission rates,
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
Divisions: Faculties > Social Sciences > School of Social Policy Sociology and Social Research > Centre for Health Services Studies
Depositing User: Paula Loader
Date Deposited: 02 Sep 2008 12:28
Last Modified: 05 Aug 2013 13:59
Resource URI: http://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/8862 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
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