Share of Resource Use and Outcomes for Super-Utilizers

Note: a Super-utilizers are Medicare and Medicaid patients with four or more hospital stays and privately insured patients with three or more hospital stays in 2012.

Data Source: Weighted national estimates from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), Center for Delivery, Organization, and Markets, Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP), Nationwide Readmissions Database (NRD), 2012.

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality/Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project: Characteristics of Hospital Stays for Super-Utilizers by Payer, 2012