Name: Medical Records

 

Abstract: A hospital was concerned with the time it took for the patientsí medical records to be processed after discharge.They determined that all records should be processed within five days.

 

Variables (column):

  1. Day (1-30)
  2. Number of discharges
  3. Number of medical records not processed within five days

 

Possible Uses: 1 Proportion, Correlation

 

References: Levine, David, Patricia Ramsey, and Robert Smidt.Applied Statistics for Engineers and Scientists.Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall 2001.