TABLE 1.

Demographics of General Pediatric Patients at the Study Hospital October 1993–June 1998

GroupnMean Age in Years (SD)% Male% WhiteMean APDRG Case-Mix Weight (SD)
SMHMO36255.9 (4.7)55380.83 (0.61)
HMO219345.7 (4.7)52520.89 (0.76)
N-SMHMO18895.4 (4.5)51530.88 (0.72)
Indemnity33385.5 (4.7)54520.93 (0.99)
Medicaid55585.4 (4.6)54190.96 (1.10)
Self-pay15295.7 (4.8)55190.82 (0.68)
  • SD indicates standard deviation.