Hospitalization is the period during which a person is confined to an institution in which sick or injured persons are given medical or surgical treatment.
Department of Health Data
- A large volume of information by hospital including beds, admissions, length of stay, and occupancy rates.
- A report that tracks the progress of public health objectives in meeting their goals by the end of the decade.
Minority Health Disparities
- This report focuses on significant differences among races/ethnicities for selected health topics.
The Burden of Asthma in Pennsylvania
- This report focuses on asthma adult and child prevalences, hospitalizations, mortality, and costs in Pennsylvania.
External Data Sources
Pennsylvania Health Care Cost Containment Council (PHC4)
National Hospital Discharge Survey (CDC)