Topic Area AOCBC - Arthritis, Osteoporosis, and Chronic Back Conditions

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+.
Objective AOCBC-11.1
Hospitalization rate for hip fracture among females 65+ (per 100,000) (age-adjusted to 2000 std population)
   2020 Goal 2005-09 2006-10 2007-11 2008-12 2009-13
All Counties 741.2 842.6 796.5 764.4 760.0 734.6
Franklin County, PA 741.2 769.6 769.6 720.6 727.0 786.7

Objective AOCBC-11.2
Hospitalization rate for hip fracture among males 65+ (per 100,000) (age-adjusted to 2000 std population)
2020 Goal 2005-09 2006-10 2007-11 2008-12 2009-13
All Counties 418.4 485.0 458.1 440.6 431.1 417.3
Franklin County, PA 418.4 424.9 424.9 423.5 427.4 435.5
Note that data only includes inpatient data
Website Updated August 2016

Topic Area AOCBC - Arthritis, Osteoporosis, and Chronic Back Conditions

Courtesy: Healthy People 2020, <www.healthypeople.gov>