Arthritis, osteoporosis, and chronic back conditions all have major effects on quality of life, the ability to work, and basic activities of daily living. As you can see we are currently below the hospitalization rates for all counties among females and males 65+. We are currently below target for females 65+ and above target for males 65+.
Hospitalization rate for hip fracture among females 65+ (per 100,000) (age-adjusted to 2000 std population)
|Franklin County, PA||741.2||769.6||720.6||727.0||786.7||789.5|
Hospitalization rate for hip fracture among males 65+ (per 100,000) (age-adjusted to 2000 std population)
|Franklin County, PA||418.4||424.9||423.5||427.4||435.5||380.1|
Website Updated August 2016