TABLE 3

Transition Quality Measure Scores at Children’s Hospitals and Community Hospitals

Number EligibleMean Score (SD)Range of Hospital Mean Scores
Measure 1: Hospital-to-home transition record qualitya92465.5 (18.1)46.9–80.5
 Diagnosis92481.6 (38.8)67.3–98.5
 Medication list92496.3 (18.8)87.4–100.0
 Follow-up appointments92492.9 (25.8)88.4–98.0
 24/7 hospital contact92343.1 (49.5)2.0–98.2
 Appointment assistance contact92317.0 (37.6)0.0–58.9
 Dates of service92475.2 (43.2)0.0–99.5
 Pending test results2093.4 (18.0)0.0–14.3
 Follow-up tests12171.9 (45.1)45.5–90.0
 Immunizations given6942.0 (49.7)0.0–100.0
Measure 2: Timely discharge communication between providers89633.3 (47.1)8.0–98.0
Hospital-to-home transition summary score (Measures 1 and 2 combined)a92461.2 (17.1)42.4–71.3
Measure 3: ICU-to-floor transition note quality12664.9 (47.1)48.6–71.5
 Problem list12665.9 (47.6)48.6–73.3
 Treatment plan for each problem12663.9 (47.0)48.6–69.9
  • a ODD-adjusted quality scores.