Hospital Quality Report for Alaska Family Health1
(Data Elements from the Birth Certificate with Unknown or Unclassifiable Information)

Total, 2003
Data Element Number of Birth Records
with Unknown or Unclassifiable
Information
Hospital/Facility
Error Rate
Overall State Error
Rate
NCHS Standard2
Mother's Race 0 0.00% 1.15% 1.00%
Mother's Ethnicity 0 0.00% 17.99% 1.00%
Mother's Education 0 0.00% 3.33% 1.32%
Father's Race 2 4.55% 8.64% 1.62%
Father's Ethnicity* 2 4.55% 14.61% 2.33%
Father's Date of Birth* 0 0.00% 1.76% 1.14%
Last Menses Month 3 6.82% 4.93% 5.64%
Last Menses Day 27 61.36% 7.35% 17.78%
Last Menses Year 3 6.82% 4.93% 5.03%
Prenatal Visits 0 0.00% 11.63% 2.99%
Month Prenatal Care Began 0 0.00% 3.99% 2.24%
Children now Living 0 0.00% 2.65% 1.00%
Children now Dead 1 2.27% 4.83% 1.00%
Other Terminations 1 2.27% 6.15% 1.00%
Mother's Weight Gain 4 9.09% 8.94% 7.79%
APGAR 5 Minutes 0 0.00% 1.26% 1.00%
Abnormal Conditions of the Newborn 0 0.00% 9.14% 1.00%
Complications of Labor/Delivery 0 0.00% 8.45% 1.00%
Congenital Anomalies 1 2.27% 9.56% 1.00%
Medical Conditions of the Newborn 0 0.00% 8.24% 1.00%
Obstetric Procedures 0 0.00% 7.66% 1.00%
TOTAL BIRTHS 44      
1 Events are recorded by the child's date of birth, not the date of submission.
2 The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) receives vital record data from all states. The NCHS standard
2 is 1.5 times the median error rate of unknown or incomplete information for each state.
* Missing or unknown values were counted only if there was a father listed on the birth certificate.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/27/12

 


Hospital Quality Report for Alaska Family Health1
(Data Elements from the Birth Certificate with Unknown or Unclassifiable Information)

Total, 2004
Data Element Number of Birth Records
with Unknown or Unclassifiable
Information
Hospital/Facility
Error Rate
Overall State Error
Rate
NCHS Standard2
Mother's Race 0 0.00% 1.14% 1.00%
Mother's Ethnicity 0 0.00% 11.85% 1.00%
Mother's Education 0 0.00% 6.28% 1.32%
Father's Race 1 2.13% 8.32% 1.62%
Father's Ethnicity* 0 0.00% 15.89% 2.33%
Father's Date of Birth* 0 0.00% 1.73% 1.14%
Last Menses Month 7 14.89% 5.35% 5.64%
Last Menses Day 21 44.68% 7.06% 17.78%
Last Menses Year 7 14.89% 5.36% 5.03%
Prenatal Visits 1 2.13% 11.09% 2.99%
Month Prenatal Care Began 0 0.00% 4.68% 2.24%
Children now Living 0 0.00% 4.17% 1.00%
Children now Dead 0 0.00% 10.57% 1.00%
Other Terminations 1 2.13% 10.62% 1.00%
Mother's Weight Gain 3 6.38% 8.49% 7.79%
APGAR 5 Minutes 0 0.00% 0.67% 1.00%
Abnormal Conditions of the Newborn 1 2.13% 11.75% 1.00%
Complications of Labor/Delivery 1 2.13% 9.63% 1.00%
Congenital Anomalies 4 8.51% 12.07% 1.00%
Medical Conditions of the Newborn 1 2.13% 9.68% 1.00%
Obstetric Procedures 1 2.13% 6.51% 1.00%
TOTAL BIRTHS 47      
1 Events are recorded by the child's date of birth, not the date of submission.
2 The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) receives vital record data from all states. The NCHS standard
2 is 1.5 times the median error rate of unknown or incomplete information for each state.
* Missing or unknown values were counted only if there was a father listed on the birth certificate.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/27/12

 


Hospital Quality Report for Alaska Family Health1
(Data Elements from the Birth Certificate with Unknown or Unclassifiable Information)

Total, 2005
Data Element Number of Birth Records
with Unknown or Unclassifiable
Information
Hospital/Facility
Error Rate
Overall State Error
Rate
NCHS Standard2
Mother's Race 0 0.00% 1.11% 1.00%
Mother's Ethnicity 0 0.00% 0.87% 1.00%
Mother's Education 0 0.00% 2.16% 1.32%
Father's Race 2 2.94% 8.45% 1.62%
Father's Ethnicity* 1 1.47% 8.53% 2.33%
Father's Date of Birth* 1 1.47% 1.61% 1.14%
Last Menses Month 2 2.94% 2.49% 5.64%
Last Menses Day 16 23.53% 3.84% 17.78%
Last Menses Year 2 2.94% 2.49% 5.03%
Prenatal Visits 2 2.94% 6.27% 2.99%
Month Prenatal Care Began 0 0.00% 1.65% 2.24%
Children now Living 0 0.00% 0.18% 1.00%
Children now Dead 0 0.00% 0.24% 1.00%
Other Terminations 0 0.00% 0.28% 1.00%
Mother's Weight Gain 2 2.94% 4.81% 7.79%
APGAR 5 Minutes 0 0.00% 0.11% 1.00%
Abnormal Conditions of the Newborn 0 0.00% 1.35% 1.00%
Complications of Labor/Delivery 0 0.00% 1.22% 1.00%
Congenital Anomalies 1 1.47% 1.41% 1.00%
Medical Conditions of the Newborn 0 0.00% 1.28% 1.00%
Obstetric Procedures 2 2.94% 1.11% 1.00%
TOTAL BIRTHS 68      
1 Events are recorded by the child's date of birth, not the date of submission.
2 The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) receives vital record data from all states. The NCHS standard
2 is 1.5 times the median error rate of unknown or incomplete information for each state.
* Missing or unknown values were counted only if there was a father listed on the birth certificate.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/27/12

 


Hospital Quality Report for Alaska Family Health1
(Data Elements from the Birth Certificate with Unknown or Unclassifiable Information)

Total, 2006
Data Element Number of Birth Records
with Unknown or Unclassifiable
Information
Hospital/Facility
Error Rate
Overall State Error
Rate
NCHS Standard2
Mother's Race 0 0.00% 1.90% 1.00%
Mother's Ethnicity 0 0.00% 0.82% 1.00%
Mother's Education 2 2.70% 2.21% 1.32%
Father's Race 5 6.76% 9.56% 1.62%
Father's Ethnicity* 4 5.41% 9.51% 2.33%
Father's Date of Birth* 2 2.70% 1.68% 1.14%
Last Menses Month 1 1.35% 2.91% 5.64%
Last Menses Day 1 1.35% 3.68% 17.78%
Last Menses Year 1 1.35% 2.91% 5.03%
Prenatal Visits 1 1.35% 6.78% 2.99%
Month Prenatal Care Began 1 1.35% 2.17% 2.24%
Children now Living 0 0.00% 0.07% 1.00%
Children now Dead 0 0.00% 0.08% 1.00%
Other Terminations 0 0.00% 0.10% 1.00%
Mother's Weight Gain 6 8.11% 7.63% 7.79%
APGAR 5 Minutes 0 0.00% 0.25% 1.00%
Abnormal Conditions of the Newborn 1 1.35% 1.33% 1.00%
Complications of Labor/Delivery 1 1.35% 1.23% 1.00%
Congenital Anomalies 3 4.05% 1.44% 1.00%
Medical Conditions of the Newborn 2 2.70% 1.38% 1.00%
Obstetric Procedures 1 1.35% 1.25% 1.00%
TOTAL BIRTHS 74      
1 Events are recorded by the child's date of birth, not the date of submission.
2 The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) receives vital record data from all states. The NCHS standard
2 is 1.5 times the median error rate of unknown or incomplete information for each state.
* Missing or unknown values were counted only if there was a father listed on the birth certificate.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/27/12

 


Hospital Quality Report for Alaska Family Health1
(Data Elements from the Birth Certificate with Unknown or Unclassifiable Information)

Total, 2007
Data Element Number of Birth Records
with Unknown or Unclassifiable
Information
Hospital/Facility
Error Rate
Overall State Error
Rate
NCHS Standard2
Mother's Race 0 0.00% 2.07% 1.00%
Mother's Ethnicity 0 0.00% 1.43% 1.00%
Mother's Education 0 0.00% 2.46% 1.32%
Father's Race 1 1.45% 9.79% 1.62%
Father's Ethnicity* 3 4.35% 13.82% 2.33%
Father's Date of Birth* 1 1.45% 1.55% 1.14%
Last Menses Month 14 20.29% 3.86% 5.64%
Last Menses Day 14 20.29% 4.62% 17.78%
Last Menses Year 14 20.29% 3.86% 5.03%
Prenatal Visits 0 0.00% 6.56% 2.99%
Month Prenatal Care Began 0 0.00% 2.60% 2.24%
Children now Living 0 0.00% 0.11% 1.00%
Children now Dead 0 0.00% 0.14% 1.00%
Other Terminations 0 0.00% 0.21% 1.00%
Mother's Weight Gain 1 1.45% 7.68% 7.79%
APGAR 5 Minutes 0 0.00% 0.16% 1.00%
Abnormal Conditions of the Newborn 1 1.45% 8.86% 1.00%
Complications of Labor/Delivery 0 0.00% 6.12% 1.00%
Congenital Anomalies 0 0.00% 8.95% 1.00%
Medical Conditions of the Newborn 0 0.00% 6.06% 1.00%
Obstetric Procedures 1 1.45% 5.90% 1.00%
TOTAL BIRTHS 69      
1 Events are recorded by the child's date of birth, not the date of submission.
2 The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) receives vital record data from all states. The NCHS standard
2 is 1.5 times the median error rate of unknown or incomplete information for each state.
* Missing or unknown values were counted only if there was a father listed on the birth certificate.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/27/12

 


Hospital Quality Report for Alaska Family Health1
(Data Elements from the Birth Certificate with Unknown or Unclassifiable Information)

Total, 2008
Data Element Number of Birth Records
with Unknown or Unclassifiable
Information
Hospital/Facility
Error Rate
Overall State Error
Rate
NCHS Standard2
Mother's Race 0 0.00% 1.02% 1.00%
Mother's Ethnicity 0 0.00% 0.74% 1.00%
Mother's Education 0 0.00% 2.61% 1.32%
Father's Race 3 3.49% 7.71% 1.62%
Father's Ethnicity* 8 9.30% 14.85% 2.33%
Father's Date of Birth* 0 0.00% 1.36% 1.14%
Last Menses Month 5 5.81% 4.63% 5.64%
Last Menses Day 8 9.30% 5.74% 17.78%
Last Menses Year 5 5.81% 4.63% 5.03%
Prenatal Visits 2 2.33% 9.14% 2.99%
Month Prenatal Care Began 0 0.00% 3.74% 2.24%
Children now Living 0 0.00% 1.22% 1.00%
Children now Dead 1 1.16% 3.98% 1.00%
Other Terminations 1 1.16% 3.05% 1.00%
Mother's Weight Gain 6 6.98% 10.03% 7.79%
APGAR 5 Minutes 0 0.00% 0.57% 1.00%
Abnormal Conditions of the Newborn 1 1.16% 9.63% 1.00%
Complications of Labor/Delivery 0 0.00% 5.28% 1.00%
Congenital Anomalies 2 2.33% 9.75% 1.00%
Medical Conditions of the Newborn 1 1.16% 6.38% 1.00%
Obstetric Procedures 0 0.00% 4.54% 1.00%
TOTAL BIRTHS 86      
1 Events are recorded by the child's date of birth, not the date of submission.
2 The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) receives vital record data from all states. The NCHS standard
2 is 1.5 times the median error rate of unknown or incomplete information for each state.
* Missing or unknown values were counted only if there was a father listed on the birth certificate.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/27/12

 


Hospital Quality Report for Alaska Family Health1
(Data Elements from the Birth Certificate with Unknown or Unclassifiable Information)

Total, 2009
Data Element Number of Birth Records
with Unknown or Unclassifiable
Information
Hospital/Facility
Error Rate
Overall State Error
Rate
NCHS Standard2
Mother's Race 0 0.00% 1.15% 1.00%
Mother's Ethnicity 0 0.00% 3.62% 1.00%
Mother's Education 3 4.11% 4.04% 1.32%
Father's Race 2 2.74% 7.54% 1.62%
Father's Ethnicity* 6 8.22% 22.32% 2.33%
Father's Date of Birth* 0 0.00% 1.27% 1.14%
Last Menses Month 7 9.59% 4.24% 5.64%
Last Menses Day 37 50.68% 8.18% 17.78%
Last Menses Year 7 9.59% 4.24% 5.03%
Prenatal Visits 4 5.48% 16.91% 2.99%
Month Prenatal Care Began 0 0.00% 8.51% 2.24%
Children now Living 0 0.00% 1.51% 1.00%
Children now Dead 0 0.00% 5.24% 1.00%
Other Terminations 2 2.74% 4.68% 1.00%
Mother's Weight Gain 8 10.96% 9.48% 7.79%
APGAR 5 Minutes 0 0.00% 0.98% 1.00%
Abnormal Conditions of the Newborn 1 1.37% 10.28% 1.00%
Complications of Labor/Delivery 1 1.37% 6.57% 1.00%
Congenital Anomalies 1 1.37% 10.10% 1.00%
Medical Conditions of the Newborn 0 0.00% 6.41% 1.00%
Obstetric Procedures 0 0.00% 5.23% 1.00%
TOTAL BIRTHS 73      
1 Events are recorded by the child's date of birth, not the date of submission.
2 The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) receives vital record data from all states. The NCHS standard
2 is 1.5 times the median error rate of unknown or incomplete information for each state.
* Missing or unknown values were counted only if there was a father listed on the birth certificate.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/27/12

 


Hospital Quality Report for Alaska Family Health1
(Data Elements from the Birth Certificate with Unknown or Unclassifiable Information)

Total, 2010
Data Element Number of Birth Records
with Unknown or Unclassifiable
Information
Hospital/Facility
Error Rate
Overall State Error
Rate
NCHS Standard2
Mother's Race 0 0.00% 0.74% 1.00%
Mother's Ethnicity 0 0.00% 2.53% 1.00%
Mother's Education 2 2.38% 3.39% 1.32%
Father's Race 1 1.19% 5.50% 1.62%
Father's Ethnicity* 11 13.10% 23.27% 2.33%
Father's Date of Birth* 0 0.00% 0.92% 1.14%
Last Menses Month 10 11.90% 4.65% 5.64%
Last Menses Day 34 40.48% 7.65% 17.78%
Last Menses Year 10 11.90% 4.65% 5.03%
Prenatal Visits 5 5.95% 9.87% 2.99%
Month Prenatal Care Began 0 0.00% 7.67% 2.24%
Children now Living 0 0.00% 0.35% 1.00%
Children now Dead 0 0.00% 0.51% 1.00%
Other Terminations 1 1.19% 1.37% 1.00%
Mother's Weight Gain 12 14.29% 9.47% 7.79%
APGAR 5 Minutes 0 0.00% 0.32% 1.00%
Abnormal Conditions of the Newborn 0 0.00% 15.52% 1.00%
Complications of Labor/Delivery 0 0.00% 12.89% 1.00%
Congenital Anomalies 0 0.00% 15.58% 1.00%
Medical Conditions of the Newborn 0 0.00% 12.68% 1.00%
Obstetric Procedures 0 0.00% 11.71% 1.00%
TOTAL BIRTHS 84      
1 Events are recorded by the child's date of birth, not the date of submission.
2 The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) receives vital record data from all states. The NCHS standard
2 is 1.5 times the median error rate of unknown or incomplete information for each state.
* Missing or unknown values were counted only if there was a father listed on the birth certificate.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/27/12

 


Hospital Quality Report for Alaska Family Health1
(Data Elements from the Birth Certificate with Unknown or Unclassifiable Information)

1st Quarter, 2011
Data Element Number of Birth Records
with Unknown or Unclassifiable
Information
Hospital/Facility
Error Rate
Overall State Error
Rate
NCHS Standard2
Mother's Race 0 0.00% 0.98% 1.00%
Mother's Ethnicity 0 0.00% 2.73% 1.00%
Mother's Education 0 0.00% 3.97% 1.32%
Father's Race 0 0.00% 4.01% 1.62%
Father's Ethnicity* 1 6.25% 26.91% 2.33%
Father's Date of Birth* 0 0.00% 0.76% 1.14%
Last Menses Month 1 6.25% 5.75% 5.64%
Last Menses Day 1 6.25% 7.06% 17.78%
Last Menses Year 1 6.25% 5.75% 5.03%
Prenatal Visits 0 0.00% 8.12% 2.99%
Month Prenatal Care Began 0 0.00% 7.65% 2.24%
Children now Living 0 0.00% 0.40% 1.00%
Children now Dead 0 0.00% 0.87% 1.00%
Other Terminations 0 0.00% 1.78% 1.00%
Mother's Weight Gain 1 6.25% 10.63% 7.79%
APGAR 5 Minutes 0 0.00% 0.07% 1.00%
Abnormal Conditions of the Newborn 2 12.50% 17.37% 1.00%
Complications of Labor/Delivery 2 12.50% 15.73% 1.00%
Congenital Anomalies 1 6.25% 17.01% 1.00%
Medical Conditions of the Newborn 0 0.00% 16.21% 1.00%
Obstetric Procedures 1 6.25% 15.62% 1.00%
TOTAL BIRTHS 16      
1 Events are recorded by the child's date of birth, not the date of submission.
2 The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) receives vital record data from all states. The NCHS standard
2 is 1.5 times the median error rate of unknown or incomplete information for each state.
* Missing or unknown values were counted only if there was a father listed on the birth certificate.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/27/12

 


Hospital Quality Report for Alaska Family Health1
(Data Elements from the Birth Certificate with Unknown or Unclassifiable Information)

2nd Quarter, 2011
Data Element Number of Birth Records
with Unknown or Unclassifiable
Information
Hospital/Facility
Error Rate
Overall State Error
Rate
NCHS Standard2
Mother's Race 0 0.00% 1.29% 1.00%
Mother's Ethnicity 0 0.00% 4.04% 1.00%
Mother's Education 0 0.00% 3.59% 1.32%
Father's Race 0 0.00% 3.45% 1.62%
Father's Ethnicity* 3 21.43% 21.26% 2.33%
Father's Date of Birth* 0 0.00% 0.84% 1.14%
Last Menses Month 0 0.00% 4.91% 5.64%
Last Menses Day 0 0.00% 6.17% 17.78%
Last Menses Year 0 0.00% 4.91% 5.03%
Prenatal Visits 0 0.00% 6.83% 2.99%
Month Prenatal Care Began 0 0.00% 6.48% 2.24%
Children now Living 0 0.00% 0.14% 1.00%
Children now Dead 0 0.00% 0.70% 1.00%
Other Terminations 0 0.00% 1.64% 1.00%
Mother's Weight Gain 1 7.14% 9.38% 7.79%
APGAR 5 Minutes 0 0.00% 0.24% 1.00%
Abnormal Conditions of the Newborn 0 0.00% 17.85% 1.00%
Complications of Labor/Delivery 0 0.00% 15.96% 1.00%
Congenital Anomalies 0 0.00% 17.78% 1.00%
Medical Conditions of the Newborn 0 0.00% 16.21% 1.00%
Obstetric Procedures 1 7.14% 15.93% 1.00%
TOTAL BIRTHS 14      
1 Events are recorded by the child's date of birth, not the date of submission.
2 The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) receives vital record data from all states. The NCHS standard
2 is 1.5 times the median error rate of unknown or incomplete information for each state.
* Missing or unknown values were counted only if there was a father listed on the birth certificate.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/27/12

 


Hospital Quality Report for Alaska Family Health1
(Data Elements from the Birth Certificate with Unknown or Unclassifiable Information)

3rd Quarter, 2011
Data Element Number of Birth Records
with Unknown or Unclassifiable
Information
Hospital/Facility
Error Rate
Overall State Error
Rate
NCHS Standard2
Mother's Race 0 0.00% 0.79% 1.00%
Mother's Ethnicity 0 0.00% 4.33% 1.00%
Mother's Education 0 0.00% 3.83% 1.32%
Father's Race 0 0.00% 2.35% 1.62%
Father's Ethnicity* 0 0.00% 9.60% 2.33%
Father's Date of Birth* 0 0.00% 0.36% 1.14%
Last Menses Month 3 14.29% 4.55% 5.64%
Last Menses Day 4 19.05% 5.85% 17.78%
Last Menses Year 3 14.29% 4.55% 5.03%
Prenatal Visits 1 4.76% 7.61% 2.99%
Month Prenatal Care Began 0 0.00% 6.71% 2.24%
Children now Living 0 0.00% 0.25% 1.00%
Children now Dead 0 0.00% 0.54% 1.00%
Other Terminations 0 0.00% 0.72% 1.00%
Mother's Weight Gain 4 19.05% 10.68% 7.79%
APGAR 5 Minutes 0 0.00% 0.22% 1.00%
Abnormal Conditions of the Newborn 0 0.00% 31.14% 1.00%
Complications of Labor/Delivery 0 0.00% 20.97% 1.00%
Congenital Anomalies 0 0.00% 30.86% 1.00%
Medical Conditions of the Newborn 0 0.00% 21.00% 1.00%
Obstetric Procedures 0 0.00% 19.78% 1.00%
TOTAL BIRTHS 21      
1 Events are recorded by the child's date of birth, not the date of submission.
2 The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) receives vital record data from all states. The NCHS standard
2 is 1.5 times the median error rate of unknown or incomplete information for each state.
* Missing or unknown values were counted only if there was a father listed on the birth certificate.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/27/12

 


Hospital Quality Report for Alaska Family Health1
(Data Elements from the Birth Certificate with Unknown or Unclassifiable Information)

4th Quarter, 2011
Data Element Number of Birth Records
with Unknown or Unclassifiable
Information
Hospital/Facility
Error Rate
Overall State Error
Rate
NCHS Standard2
Mother's Race 0 0.00% 1.19% 1.00%
Mother's Ethnicity 0 0.00% 7.28% 1.00%
Mother's Education 0 0.00% 4.19% 1.32%
Father's Race 0 0.00% 1.52% 1.62%
Father's Ethnicity* 0 0.00% 8.28% 2.33%
Father's Date of Birth* 0 0.00%   1.14%
Last Menses Month 1 10.00% 5.09% 5.64%
Last Menses Day 3 30.00% 7.09% 17.78%
Last Menses Year 1 10.00% 5.09% 5.03%
Prenatal Visits 0 0.00% 9.56% 2.99%
Month Prenatal Care Began 0 0.00% 7.71% 2.24%
Children now Living 0 0.00% 0.62% 1.00%
Children now Dead 0 0.00% 1.95% 1.00%
Other Terminations 0 0.00% 2.71% 1.00%
Mother's Weight Gain 0 0.00% 11.85% 7.79%
APGAR 5 Minutes 0 0.00% 0.33% 1.00%
Abnormal Conditions of the Newborn 0 0.00% 27.12% 1.00%
Complications of Labor/Delivery 0 0.00% 17.46% 1.00%
Congenital Anomalies 0 0.00% 26.93% 1.00%
Medical Conditions of the Newborn 0 0.00% 17.36% 1.00%
Obstetric Procedures 0 0.00% 16.75% 1.00%
TOTAL BIRTHS 10      
1 Events are recorded by the child's date of birth, not the date of submission.
2 The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) receives vital record data from all states. The NCHS standard
2 is 1.5 times the median error rate of unknown or incomplete information for each state.
* Missing or unknown values were counted only if there was a father listed on the birth certificate.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/27/12

 


Hospital Quality Report for Alaska Family Health1
(Data Elements from the Birth Certificate with Unknown or Unclassifiable Information)

Total, 2011
Data Element Number of Birth Records
with Unknown or Unclassifiable
Information
Hospital/Facility
Error Rate
Overall State Error
Rate
NCHS Standard2
Mother's Race 0 0.00% 1.06% 1.00%
Mother's Ethnicity 0 0.00% 4.42% 1.00%
Mother's Education 0 0.00% 3.87% 1.32%
Father's Race 0 0.00% 2.92% 1.62%
Father's Ethnicity* 4 6.56% 17.06% 2.33%
Father's Date of Birth* 0 0.00% 0.52% 1.14%
Last Menses Month 5 8.20% 5.07% 5.64%
Last Menses Day 8 13.11% 6.50% 17.78%
Last Menses Year 5 8.20% 5.07% 5.03%
Prenatal Visits 1 1.64% 7.92% 2.99%
Month Prenatal Care Began 0 0.00% 7.09% 2.24%
Children now Living 0 0.00% 0.33% 1.00%
Children now Dead 0 0.00% 0.95% 1.00%
Other Terminations 0 0.00% 1.65% 1.00%
Mother's Weight Gain 6 9.84% 10.55% 7.79%
APGAR 5 Minutes 0 0.00% 0.21% 1.00%
Abnormal Conditions of the Newborn 2 3.28% 23.09% 1.00%
Complications of Labor/Delivery 2 3.28% 17.52% 1.00%
Congenital Anomalies 1 1.64% 22.86% 1.00%
Medical Conditions of the Newborn 0 0.00% 17.71% 1.00%
Obstetric Procedures 2 3.28% 17.03% 1.00%
TOTAL BIRTHS 61      

1 Events are recorded by the child's date of birth, not the date of submission.
2 The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) receives vital record data from all states. The NCHS standard
2 is 1.5 times the median error rate of unknown or incomplete information for each state.
* Missing or unknown values were counted only if there was a father listed on the birth certificate.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/27/12