Focus on Asthma
Quality of Asthma Care
Potentially Preventable Hospitalizations, 2007
Potentially Preventable Asthma Hospitalizations per 100,000 Population in Arkansas in 2007. Bar chart. For children ages 2-17, rate for Arkansas is 104, South is 160, and the U.S. is 135. For adults 18 years and older, rate for Arkansas is 107, South is 125, and the U.S. is 118. For adults 65 years and older, rate for Arkansas is 165, South is 236, and the U.S. is 216. These measures are from the Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP).