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Table 4 Rate of ED visit and hospital admissions per 1000 RAC beds per month

From: Video-telehealth to support clinical assessment and management of acutely unwell older people in Residential Aged Care: a pre-post intervention study

  No Telehealth Telehealth
Variable   Pre -intervention
control
Post-intervention control Pre-intervention Post-intervention
ED visits per 1000 RAC beds per month mean (SD) 1.82 (1.22) 1.67 (1.28) 1.88 (1.54) 1.71 (1.62)
median (Q1, Q3) 1.66 (0.89, 2.49) 1.33 (0.73, 2.12) 1.59 (0.71, 2.83) 1.26 (0.53, 2.55)
Hospital admissions per 1000 RAC beds per month mean (SD) 0.97 (0.83) 0.93 (0.75) 1.07 (1.04) 1.08 (1.08)
median (Q1, Q3) 0.68 (0.34, 1.29) 0.69 (0.35, 1.29) 0.79 (0.37, 1.54) 0.79 (0.35, 1.54)