Table 3

Insurance coverage of patients treated in for-profit, not-for-profit, and government owned hospitals

AMI (N = 188117)

CABG (N = 82261)

Childbirth (N = 1091220)


NFP

N = 146309

FP

N = 23134

Government

N = 18674

NFP

N = 66513

FP

N = 8947

Government

N = 6801

NFP

N = 864954

FP

N = 95406

Government

N = 130860


Insurance Type


Medicare FFS,

number (%)

57679

(39.4)

11039

(47.5)

5686

(30.5)

24475

(36.8)

4120

(46.1)

2436

(35.8)

1979

(0.2)

297

(0.3)

226

(0.2)


Medicare FFS/MC, number (%)

22968

(15.6)

698

(3.4)

3801

(2.4)

9628

(14.4)

330

(3.7)

855

(12.6)

613

(0.1)

27

(0.0)

196

(0.2)


Medicare MC,

number (%)

8761

(6.0)

3269

(14.1)

1115

(6.0)

4390

(6.6)

1221

(13.7)

405

(6.0)

1185

(0.1)

31

(0.0)

17

(0.0)


    Medicare Total

89404

(61.1)

15006

(64.9)

10602

(56.8)

38493

(57.9)

5671

(93.4)

3696

(54.3)

3805

(0.4)

355*

(0.4)

439

(0.3)



Private FFS/PPO,

number (%)

23266

(15.9)

2719

(11.8)

3080

(16.5)

12477

(18.8)

1240

(13.9)

1249

(18.4)

264233

(30.6)

16579

(17.4)

32661

(25.0)


Private HMO, number (%)

17213

(11.8)

2349

(10.1)

1213

(6.5)

9690

(14.5)

1107

(12.4)

706

(10.4)

244412

(28.3)

21636

(22.7)

13325

(10.2)


    Private Total

40479

(27.7)

5068

(21.9)

4293

(23.0)

22167

(33.3)

2347

(26.2)

1955

(28.8)

513512

(58.9)

38902

(40.3)

45986

(35.1)



Medicaid,

number (%)

7489

(5.1)

1112

(4.8)

1627

(8.7)

3010

(4.5)

357

(4.0)

496

(7.3)

310577

(35.9)

49830

(52.2)

66641

(50.1)



Self Pay,

number (%)

5794

(4.0)

1013

(4.4)

1473

(7.9)

1462

(2.2)

231

(2.6)

312

(4.6)

25278

(2.9)

3649

(3.8)

14272

(10.9)


Charity,

number (%)

857

(0.6)

379

(1.6)

301

(1.6)

266

(0.4)

68

(0.8)

165

(2.4)

1760

(0.2)

370

(0.4)

1126

(0.9)


    Uninsured Total

6651

(4.6)

1392

(6.0)

1774

(9.5)

1728

(2.6)

299

(3.3)

477

(7.0)

27038

(3.1)

4019

(4.2)

15398

(11.8)



Other,

number (%)

2282

(1.6)

556

(2.4)

378

(2.0)

1115

(1.7)

273*

(3.1)

177

(2.6)

14917

(1.7)

2988

(3.1)

2396

(1.8)


*: >0.05

†: ≤0.05

‡: <0.01

∧: <0.001

Symbol in NFP cell represents P-value for NFP vs. FP

Symbol in FP cell represents P-value for FP vs. Government

Symbol in Government cell represents P-value for Government vs. NFP

Cram et al. BMC Health Services Research 2010 10:90   doi:10.1186/1472-6963-10-90

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