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Description:

Preventable hospital stays are measured as the hospital discharge rate for ambulatory care-sensitive conditions per 1,000 Medicare enrollees.


Source/Citation:

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Public Health in Arkansas Communities Search. (2014).Preventable Hospitalizations 2010. Retrieved Nov 28, 2014 from PHACS database. Available from County Health Rankings (Dartmouth Atlas of Health Care) database.



County Value Table More Information:
CountyRanking (1-5)Value
Arkansas2107
Ashley387
Baxter384
Benton560
Boone293
Bradley1126
Calhoun478
Carroll564
Chicot2100
Clark554
Clay2110
Cleburne563
Cleveland291
Columbia389
Conway562
Craighead474
Crawford386
Crittenden384
Cross295
Dallas291
Desha1124
Drew1112
Faulkner554
Franklin472
Fulton384
Garland559
Grant2103
Greene1112
Hempstead1114
Hot Spring1114
Howard390
Independence296
Izard291
Jackson1142
Jefferson467
Johnson475
Lafayette383
Lawrence1136
Lee1116
Lincoln475
Little River1124
Logan295
Lonoke479
Madison546
Marion565
Miller390
Mississippi2106
Monroe470
Montgomery466
Nevada2102
Newton479
Ouachita471
Perry472
Phillips1127
Pike559
Poinsett2106
Polk473
Pope388
Prairie2104
Pulaski564
Randolph294
Saline1152
Scott469
Searcy563
Sebastian1123
Sevier388
Sharp381
St. Francis560
Stone1142
Union466
Van Buren473
Washington562
White390
Woodruff1115
Yell1187

* Health Ranking compared to other counties. This is a result of quintile ranking for all 75 counties in Arkansas. The rankings are assigned by placing the counties into five equal groups by the occurrence of the health indicator. If a county value exist is two adjacent groups, then the county is moved to the quintile group with the most favorable rating.

Category 1 - Highest, represents the counties with the most favorable health ranking (in demographics, this represents highest occurrence of the demographic)

Category 2 - Higher, represents the counties with the second highest favorable health ranking (in demographics, this represents counties between the highest and mid-range occurrence of the demographic)

Category 3 - Middle, represents the counties in the mid-range favorable ranking (in demographics, this represents counties within the middle range occurrence of the demographic)

Category 4 - Lower, represents the counties with a lower favorable health ranking( in demographics, this represents counties between mid-range and lowest occurrence of the demographic)

Category 5 - Lowest, represents the counties with the least favorable health ranking (in demographics, this represents counties with the lowest occurrence of the demographic )



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