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Table 3 Primary reasons for hospitalization and emergency department (ED) visits

From: Designing a multifaceted telehealth intervention for a rural population using a model for developing complex interventions in nursing

ADW service recipientsTBIW service recipients
Hospitalizations Categories
(in occurrence order)
Hospitalizations Categories
(in occurrence order)
1. Chronic illness exacerbation1. Chronic Illness exacerbation
2. Infection2. Infection
3. Pain3. Mental Health/Substance issue
4. Chest Pain/MI/Afib/Angina4. Pain
5. Stroke5. Injury
ED Categories (in occurrence order)ED Categories (in occurrence order)
1. Chronic Illness exacerbation1. Infection
2. Infection2. Mental Health/Substance issue
3. Pain3. Chronic Illness exacerbation
4. Chest Pain/MI/Afib/Angina4. Pain
5. Constipation/Nausea/Diarrhea5. Other Misc.
  1. TBIW Traumatic Brain Injury Waiver, ADW Aged and Disabled Waiver
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