TABLE 1

Characteristics of 143 NICUs Participating in the Audit for ASP Quality Improvement Collaborative

CharacteristicResult
NICU beds, median (Q1, Q3)24 (15, 39)
NICU type, %
 A (restrictions on ventilation or did not perform surgery)27
 B (no ventilation restrictions and performed neonatal surgery [except cardiac surgery requiring bypass])52
 C (no ventilation restrictions and performed neonatal surgery, including cardiac surgery requiring bypass)21
Teaching hospital, %60
Hospital ownership, %
 Nonprofit73
 For profit14
 Government or other13
  • Q1, quartile 1; Q3, quartile 3.