Hospitalizations by Source of

Payer (per 1,000)


 Hospitalizations by Source of Payer (per 1,000)

Year Total Kansas Resident Discharges  Blue Cross/
Blue Shield
 Commercial/
Private Insurance
 Medicaid Medicare  Self Pay Other
2003 128.0 18.1 31.2 16.9 49.5 5.6 6.7
2004 127.6 18.3 27.3 18.3 51.7 6.6 5.5
2005 129.9 19.4 26.7 19.8 52.5 5.8 5.6
2006 129.0 20.9 23.8 19.4 52.7 6.5 5.8
2007 126.7 21.0 24.3 17.6 50.4 8.3 5.0
2008 126.0 20.6 23.9 17.7 50.6 7.8 5.4
Demographic Group: Kansas residents
Data Source: KHA – Kansas Hospital Association
http://www.kha-net.org/
Numerator: In-state and out-of-state hospital discharges for Kansas residents, by Source of Payer.
Denominator: Estimated population of Kansas.

Obtained from the Kansas Information for Communities website:
http://www.census.gov/cps/data/cpstablecreator.html

Unit: per 1,000 population
Notes:  
Change Log: 3/26/2009
  • Source citing was removed from the chart image and placed in the footnotes.
  • Modified to show hospitalizations (in and out of state) for Kansas residents only, including those where the payer is null (Previously measured hospital discharges for in and out of state residents in Kansas hospitals, as well as hospital discharges for Kansas residents in out of state hospitals. It also excluded all discharges where the payer was null).
  • The definition of the indicator was added to the footnotes.
  • Data for the years 2001, 2002, and 2007 were removed from the chart and data table.

5/28/2009

  • A footer table was created consisting of demographic group, source citing, numerator, denominator, notes, and change log information.

9/13/2010

  • 2007 and 2008 data added to chart and data table.