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Term: Acute Care Hospital Services

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Glossary Definition

Last Updated: 2007-09-26


Measures of health care utilization represented by three separate rates: 1) The rate of hospital admission per 1000 persons, 2) the average length of stay per hospital admission, and 3) total days of hospital care per 1000 persons.

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