TABLE 3

One-Year Hospital Resource Use After Index Hospitalization Discharge Using HH Care and Matched Controls by Type of CCC

Patient GroupTotal Patients30-Day Readmissions (%)Hospital Resource Use Within 1yr After Dischargea
No. HospitalizationsHospital DaysHospital Costsb
HHNon-HHHHNon-HHHHNon-HHHHNon-HHHHNon-HH
All Patients2783736118.3*21.50.8**1.06.4**6.6$22 511**$24 194
Any CCC1906478723.7**29.61.1**1.49.0**9.7$31 977**$36 097
Cardiovascular523133333.1*38.51.71.917.617.8$70 382*$73 480
Neuromuscular1025256422.4**29.91.0**1.48.8**9.7$30 655**$34 407
Respiratory448104330.6**41.11.5**2.116.0**18.8$61 669**$71 856
Renal17842739.9422.32.519.016.5$65 941$64 312
Gastrointestinal925225629.5**38.71.5**1.913.2**15.3$47 444**$56 124
Hematology and immunodeficiency10222544.138.52.52.721.718.6$75 128$73 497
Metabolic23852731.135.71.72.114.613.5$48 378$51 749
Congenital/genetic604152726.530.71.3**1.611.6*11.2$43 349*$43 763
Malignancy5411055.666.74.15.032.526.9$108 795$90 068
  • a Data shown represent means for the respective comparisons.

  • b Costs were determined for all patients, including those who had no subsequent hospitalizations after the index admission.

  • * P value range, .001–.05.

  • ** P < .001.