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Table 3 Predictors for a hospital admission for an ACSC among the homeless

From: Preventable hospital admissions among the homeless in California: A retrospective analysis of care for ambulatory care sensitive conditions

Predictor Odds ratio(SE) 95%CI
Age 1.022 (0.00237) 1.017, 1.027
Black or African American Race 1.373 (0.0629) 1.213, 1.553
Number of chronic conditions 1.144 (0.0104) 1.121, 1.168
Medicare insurance coverage 0.663 (0.0801) 0.566, 0.775
Admission source   
Emergency Department 12.422 (0.1047) 10.117, 15.252
Other health facility including long-term care 2.879 (0.2220) 1.863, 4.448
  1. SE: Standard Error; CI: Confidence Interval.
  2. All predictors significant at p < 0.0001.