days per thousand

A standard measure of utilisation in the US which refers to an annualized use of hospital or other institutional care, which corresponds to the number of hospital days used/year/1,000 covered lives

days per thousand

Managed care A standard measure of utilization that refers to an annualized use of hospital or other institutional care, which corresponds to the number of hospital days used/yr per 1000 covered lives
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6) (In 2013 and 2014, one Medicaid focused health insurer did not report inpatient days per thousand and ambulatory encounter data.
We can see that plans are now documenting reduced [emergency department] visits and days per thousand in the hospital.
That's also the age when hospitalization needs double - from 554 bed days per thousand people ages 55-64 to 1,130 bed days per thousand between 65-74.
According to the Congressional Budget Office, the need for long-term care services for the elderly will more than double during the next 30 years, with aging alone resulting in a 7% increase in hospital days per thousand over the next 10 years.
The North-East lost two working days per thousand employees in 2003, well below the national average of 19 and other regions such as Northern Ireland (101), London (51) and Scotland (39).
The best comparison is to review the use of bed days per thousand covered lives per year.
Journalists examine a plan s performance by separately comparing its days per thousand for Medicare patients, Medicaid patients, and private plan enrollees.
Hospital Utilization in British Columbia, by Type of Bed and Length of Stay, 1969, 1978, 1985/86, 1993/94, and 1995/96 Acute Care Under 65 LOS [less than]= 60 LOS [greater than] 60 Days per thousand population 1969 1272.
In 1998, 2,224 inpatient days per thousand were utilized by PACE enrollees, as compared to 2,014 for all Medicare beneficiaries age 65 and over.
Traditional cost measures - inpatient days per thousand people and average length of stay - miss the mark because they assume the problem is generalized in base costs across the board.
A 48% reduction in hospital days per thousand for Erickson Advantage members compared to Medicare's national average.
Journalists examine a plans performance by separately comparing its days per thousand for Medicare patients, Medicaid patients, and private plan enrollees.