TABLE 1

Efficiency and Quality Measures Pre and Post Intervention

All Primary Respiratory IllnessPre (Jan 2008–Dec 2009)Post (Jan 2010–Dec 2011)% ChangeP
Asthma + Bronchiolitis + Pneumonia
 Total encounters870688
 LOS, d2.191.86–15<.05
 30-d readmission, %3.02.2–27.344
Asthma
 Total encounters314232
 LOS, d1.901.45–24<.05
 30-d readmission, %0.030.02–33.571
Bronchiolitis
 Total encounters190179
 LOS, d2.372.04–14<.05
 30-d readmission, %4.82.8–42.420
Pneumonia
 Total encounters366277
 LOS, d2.302.10–9.083
 30-d readmission, %2.52.2–12.807