Alternative Risk-Adjustment Approaches to Assessing the Quality of Home Health Care: Final Report. TABLE 15: Summary of Agency-Level Analyses: Cognitive Measures

07/01/2006

TABLE 15. Summary of Agency-Level Analyses: Cognitive Measures
  Number (Percent of Agencies Compared Percentage Point Difference: Mean (SD) Percentage Point Difference at the 5th Percentile Percentage Point Difference at the 95th Percentile Spearman's Rank Correlation Number (Percent of Agencies Changing 2+ Deciles in Ranking
IMPROVEMENT IN CONFUSION FREQUENCY

Risk-Adjusted Percent Improving Among Those Who Could:
   U of CO: 39.3%
   Full Model: 39.4%

3,165
(60.4%)
0.158%
(1.80%)
-2.83 3.02 0.988 28
(0.885%)
NOTE: The total number of agencies is 5,242. Agencies must have at least 20 home health episodes where individuals have the potential to improve to be included in the agency comparison of the risk-adjusted outcome.

 

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