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Table 2 Patient health care utilization and chronic medical conditions at time of intervention enrollment

From: Characteristics and behavioral health needs of patients with patterns of high hospital use: implications for primary care providers

Characteristic N (%)
Timing of last visit with primary care provider (PCP)
 No PCP
 30 or fewer days prior to intervention enrollment
 30–90 days prior to intervention enrollment
 More than 90 days prior to intervention enrollment
18 (9)
69 (35)
61 (31)
46 (24)
Insurance
 Medicare only 26 (13)
 Medicaid only 110 (56)
 Dual Medicare Medicaid 43 (22)
 Private (only or combo) 16 (9)
Number of inpatient admissions 6 months prior to intervention enrollment
 2 140 (72)
 3–4 38 (19)
 5 or more 17 (9)
Number of emergency department visits 6 months prior to intervention enrollment
 0–2 64 (33)
 3–4 59 (30)
 5 or more 72 (37)
Number of chronic medical conditions
 2 29 (15)
 3–4 53 (27)
 5 or more 113 (58)
Top five chronic medical conditions
 Hypertension 146 (75)
 Asthma 95 (49)
 Hyperlipidemia 93 (48)
 Diabetes 88 (45)
 Congestive heart failure 56 (29)