Report July 18, 2012
Q Corp's annual statewide report on health care quality and utilization. Among the findings from the 2012 report, one in six emergency department visits for children in Oregon are potentially avoidable. Of those potentially avoidable visits, over 90 percent result from eight common conditions, such as ear infections and colds. The report also reveals that potentially avoidable hospital admissions vary by county by more than six fold.