HDS-24.3 Reduce hospitalizations of adults aged 85 years and older with heart failure as the principal diagnosis
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Description of the data source, numerator, denominator, survey questions, and other relevant details about the national estimate.
Number of discharges among adults aged 85 years and over with a principal diagnosis of heart failure (ICD-9-CM code 428)
Number of adults aged 85 years and over
Principal diagnosis is the diagnosis chiefly responsible for admission of the person to the hospital.
Any change to the objective text, baseline, target, target-setting method or data source since the Healthy People 2020 launch.