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Table 1 Population Characteristics

From: Readmission rates in not-for-profit vs. proprietary hospitals before and after the hospital readmission reduction program implementation

  Hospital Ownership  
Proprietary n = 583 Not-for-profit n = 1908
Mean Std Dev Mean Std Dev p-value
Percent 30-day readmissions 2010 16.16% 2.04 15.78% 2.35 0.0003 a
Percent 30-day readmissions 2012 15.76% 2.15 15.29% 2.20 < 0.0001 a
Median Income in hospital zip code $64,222 $25,122 $66,879 $28,155 0.0343 a
Case Mix Index (2010) 1.40 0.29 1.45 0.26 0.0016 a
Case Mix Index (2012) 1.44 0.29 1.49 0.26 0.0011 a
  % n % n  
No emergency department at hospital 3.77% 22 2.41% 46 0.1153
  1. Note: a italics represents statistically significant findings