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Term: Separation Rates-Total

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Glossary Definition

Last Updated: 2006-11-08


The rate of hospitalizations / separations per 1,000 area residents in a fiscal year, counting all cases for which a hospital discharge abstract is created (all inpatients, whether short or long stay, plus day surgery cases). Multiple admissions of the same person are counted as separate events. Values are adjusted to reflect the total population of Manitoba (males and females combined).

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