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TABLE 3

Demographic and Clinical Characteristics of Patients With Completed Social Needs Screener, Overall and by Screener Results

CharacteristicAll Patients Screened, n = 147aNo Social Need Identified, n = 97aAt least 1 Social Need Identified, n = 50aP
Patient age, mo (SD) 11.4 (17.6) 11.2 (18.9) 11.8(14.9) .85 
Male sex, n (%) 80 (54.4) 51 (52.6) 29 (58.0) .53 
Race, n (%)    .001 
 White 62 (42.2) 51 (52.6) 11 (22.0)  
 Black 42 (28.6) 20 (20.6) 22 (44.0)  
 Other 35 (23.8) 19 (19.6) 16 (32.0)  
 Missing data 8 (5.4) 7 (7.2) 1 (2.0)  
Ethnicity, n (%)    .33 
 Non-Hispanic 123 (83.7) 83 (85.6) 40 (80.0)  
 Hispanic 16 (10.9) 8 (8.2) 8 (16.0)  
 Missing data 8 (5.4) 6 (6.2) 2 (4.0)  
Insurance, n (%)    .003 
 Private or military 87 (59.2) 66 (68.0) 21 (42.0)  
 Public 59 (40.1) 31 (32.0) 28 (56.0)  
 Noneb 1 (0.7) 0 (0) 1 (2.0)  
Median LOS, d (range) 5.0 (0.9, 320.0) 4.8 (0.9, 277.0) 5.9 (1.1, 320.0) .06 
At least 1 CCC, n (%) 84 (57.1) 49 (50.5) 35 (70.0) .024 
At least 1 SW consult, n (%) 101 (68.7) 52 (53.6) 49 (98.0) <.001 
Median duration SW consultation after screening, min (range) N = 96, 30.0 (15.0–90.0) n = 47, 15.0 (15–60) n = 49, 30.0 (15–90) .002 
Mean No. SW encounters during admission (SD) 2.9 (5.4) 1.9 (3.9) 4.9 (7.2) .001 
CharacteristicAll Patients Screened, n = 147aNo Social Need Identified, n = 97aAt least 1 Social Need Identified, n = 50aP
Patient age, mo (SD) 11.4 (17.6) 11.2 (18.9) 11.8(14.9) .85 
Male sex, n (%) 80 (54.4) 51 (52.6) 29 (58.0) .53 
Race, n (%)    .001 
 White 62 (42.2) 51 (52.6) 11 (22.0)  
 Black 42 (28.6) 20 (20.6) 22 (44.0)  
 Other 35 (23.8) 19 (19.6) 16 (32.0)  
 Missing data 8 (5.4) 7 (7.2) 1 (2.0)  
Ethnicity, n (%)    .33 
 Non-Hispanic 123 (83.7) 83 (85.6) 40 (80.0)  
 Hispanic 16 (10.9) 8 (8.2) 8 (16.0)  
 Missing data 8 (5.4) 6 (6.2) 2 (4.0)  
Insurance, n (%)    .003 
 Private or military 87 (59.2) 66 (68.0) 21 (42.0)  
 Public 59 (40.1) 31 (32.0) 28 (56.0)  
 Noneb 1 (0.7) 0 (0) 1 (2.0)  
Median LOS, d (range) 5.0 (0.9, 320.0) 4.8 (0.9, 277.0) 5.9 (1.1, 320.0) .06 
At least 1 CCC, n (%) 84 (57.1) 49 (50.5) 35 (70.0) .024 
At least 1 SW consult, n (%) 101 (68.7) 52 (53.6) 49 (98.0) <.001 
Median duration SW consultation after screening, min (range) N = 96, 30.0 (15.0–90.0) n = 47, 15.0 (15–60) n = 49, 30.0 (15–90) .002 
Mean No. SW encounters during admission (SD) 2.9 (5.4) 1.9 (3.9) 4.9 (7.2) .001 
a

Unless specified.

b

Excluded from χ2 analysis.

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