Statistics on Hospital-Based Care in the United States, 2005
This report includes information from the most recent database containing discharge records for all patients treated in a sample of approximately 1,000 hospitals in 2005. The report has information about length and reasons for hospital stays, most frequent diagnoses, most frequent procedures, as well as costs and charges for most frequent conditions and diagnoses. Uninsured inpatient hospitals stays is a special topic covered in the report.
Statistics on Hospital-Based Care in the United States, 2005, from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality's Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (PDF file, 1,453 KB)