Table 2

Estimated Net Association of Chaplaincy Services Variables with the Rate of Hospital Deaths and Rate of Hospice Enrollment, Controlling for the Six other Variables in the Model
Variables Hospital Deaths Hospice Enrollment
Western States -0.12*** 0.02
Population Density 0.02 0.29***
Number of Hospital Beds 0.27*** 0.06**
Socio-Economic Status 0.02 -0.08***
Palliative Care -0.07*** -0.02
Specialty Hospitals 0.03 0.01
Chaplaincy Services -0.04* 0.06***
Adjusted R2 0.08 0.12

* p < .05 ** p < .01 *** p < .001 Values in the table are standardized beta’s.

Flannelly et al.

Flannelly et al. BMC Palliative Care 2012 11:10   doi:10.1186/1472-684X-11-10

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