Definitions, Data Sources and Rationale

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Definitions, Data Sources and Rationale

Health Indicator Framework

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1.0 Health status

  • Health conditions
    • 1.1    Injury hospitalization
    • 1.2    Hospitalized Acute Myocardial Infarction Event Rate
    • 1.3    Hospitalized Stroke Event Rate

2.0 Health system performance

  • Accessibility
    • 2.1   Wait Time for Hip Fracture Surgery
  • Appropriateness
    • 2.2   Caesarean Section Rate
  • Effectiveness
    • 2.3   Ambulatory Care Sensitive Conditions (ACSC) Hospitalization Rate
    • 2.4   30-Day Acute Myocardial Infarction (AMI) In-Hospital Mortality Rate
    • 2.5   30-Day Stroke In-Hospital Mortality Rate
    • 2.6   Acute Myocardial Infarction (AMI) Readmission Rate
    • 2.7   Asthma Readmission Rate
    • 2.8   Hysterectomy Readmission Rate
    • 2.9   Prostatectomy Readmission Rate
  • Safety
    • 2.10   Hospitalized Hip Fracture Event Rate
    • 2.11   In-Hospital Hip Fracture Rate

3.0 Health System Characteristics

  • Health System
    • 3.1    Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery (Bypass Surgery) Rate
    • 3.2    Percutaneous Coronary Intervention Rate
    • 3.3    Cardiac Revascularization Rate
    • 3.4    Hip Replacement Rate
    • 3.5    Knee Replacement Rate
    • 3.6    Hysterectomy Rate
    • 3.7    Inflow/Outflow Ratio
  • Resources
    • 3.8    General/Family Physicians (GP/FP) and Specialist Physician

4.0 Disparity

  • Health System
    • 4.1    Disparity Rate Ratio
    • 4.2    Potential Rate Reduction (PRR)

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