TABLE 5.

Relationship of Hospital Characteristics to Adjusted Mean Problem Scores*

Hospital CharacteristicOverallP ValueCoordinationP ValueInformation to ParentP ValuePhysical ComfortP ValueConfidence and TrustP Value
AHC29.8<.0134.1<.00127.5(.08)22.6.0432.5<.001
Non-AHC25.525.624.619.325.1
Market Stage
 III–IV28.9<.00132.0<.00128.1<.00122.0.0530.7<.01
 I–II26.327.724.019.926.8
Children’s hospital27.1(.71)31.9<.00130.2(.18)16.8(.16)27.9(.61)
Non-children’s hospital26.827.828.818.228.6
  • * Problem scores adjusted for hospital and patient characteristics significant on bivariate analysis; results are presented only for dimensions with a significant relationship to a hospital characteristic on bivariate analysis.

  • Not significant on bivariate analysis.