- The Acute Care Surgical Volume-Weighted Utilization Index fell by 16.3 points in Q2 2017 to 6.6. However, the index still shows the acute care market in slight expansion.
- Index declines are driven by lower reporting in admissions and ER volume in Q2.
- All six measured regions had similar index declines in Q2 when compared to the national figures.
- Acute care facilities of all sizes show index declines comparable to overall national trends.
1. Executive Summary
3. Index Data
5. National Breakdown
6. Regional Breakdown
7. Research Methods