Table 7.

Impact of Hospital Distribution on Insurance-Specific Adjusted Mortality*

No Hosp AdjAdj LM Hosp
OR95% CIP ValueOR95% CIPValue
InsuranceManaged1.541.07,2.22.0211.29.89,1.87NS
Medicaid1.27.92,1.77NS1.14.82,1.59NS
Indemnity1.001.00
  • Adj LM Hosp indicates adjusted for lower-mortality hospital status; interval, No Hosp Adj, no adjustment for hospital distribution.

  • * Adjusted for age, ugency of admission, procedure type, the presence of multiple anomalies, and the zip code median family income.