Table 4

Adjusted Length of Stay For Patients Aged 18 to 64 Years, by Type of Hospital

Mean Length of Stay, dP Valuea
Hospital OwnershipProprietary HospitalGovernment HospitalNonprofit HospitalProprietary vs GovernmentProprietary vs NonprofitGovernment vs Nonprofit
 All other payments3.032.832.
 All other payments3.192.832.80<.01<.01.12
  • ACSC=ambulatory care–sensitive condition.

  • Note: Adjusted for age, sex, race, and Deyo-Charlson Comorbidity Index.

  • a P value based on difference in days.