Health Care Utilization for Children in Foster Care
作者: Colleen E. BennettJoanne N. WoodPhilip V. Scribano
作者单位: 1Division of General Pediatrics, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CE Bennett, JN Wood, and PV Scribano), Philadelphia, Pa
2National Clinician Scholars Program, University of Pennsylvania (CE Bennett), Philadelphia, Pa
3Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania, Colonial Penn Center (CE Bennett and JN Wood), Philadelphia, Pa
4Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness and PolicyLab, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (JN Wood), Philadelphia, Pa
5Department of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania (JN Wood and PV Scribano), Philadelphia, Pa
刊名: Academic Pediatrics, 2020, Vol.20 (3), pp.341-347
来源数据库: Elsevier Journal
DOI: 10.1016/j.acap.2019.10.004
关键词: Care coordinationComplex chronic conditionsFoster careHealth care utilization
原始语种摘要: Abstract(#br)Objective(#br)To utilize hospital EMR data for children placed in foster care (FC) and a matched control group to compare: 1) health care utilization rates for primary care, subspecialty care, emergency department (ED) visits, and hospitalizations; 2) overall charges per patient-year; and 3) prevalence of complex chronic conditions (CCC) and their effect on utilization.(#br)Methods(#br)Children ≤18 years old with a designation of FC placement and controls matched on age, race/ethnicity, gender, and zip code who had an encounter at an urban pediatric health system between 7/1/11 and 6/30/12 were identified in the EMR. Data on outpatient, ED, and inpatient encounters and charges for 7/1/12 to 6/30/13 were obtained. A general linear mixed-effects model was applied to estimate...
全文获取路径: Elsevier  (合作)
影响因子:2.328 (2012)

  • rates 地方税
  • CCC Carrier Current Communication
  • controls 控制机构
  • years 年代
  • encounter 碰撞
  • general 普遍的
  • utilization 利用
  • charges 费用
  • department 
  • total 总和