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Table 2 Definition of ACSC

From: Underutilized and undertheorized: the use of hospitalization for ambulatory care sensitive conditions for assessing the extent to which primary healthcare services are meeting needs in British Columbia First Nation communities

  Conditions
Chronic conditions Asthma, Angina, Heart Failure and pulmonary edema, Convulsion & Epilepsy, Diabetes with complications, Hypertension, COPD, Pneumonia, Bronchitis and Anemia
Vaccine preventable conditions Diptheria, Hemophilus, Influenza type B, Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B, Influenza, Measles, Meningococcal disease (meningitis), Mumps, Pertussis, Pneumococcal, Poliomyelitis, Pulmonary/other, Tuberculosis, Rubella, Tetanus
Acute conditions Dental Conditions, Cellulitis, Pelvic Inflammatory Disease, Gastroenteritis & Dehydration, Severe Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) infections
Mental health conditions Schizophrenia, Mood Disorders