Table 3: Complexity Index Scores.

ComplexityDescription (%)

0Well child0
0SWell, no medical problems, but does have complicating social or family issues0
1One moderate medical problem involving one organ system0
1SOne moderate medical problem involving one organ system with complicating social or family issues0
2One moderate or severe medical problem, involving one organ system with complications5 (21.7)
2SOne moderate or severe medical problem, involving one organ system with complications and with complicating social or family issues1 (4)
3Two or more moderate or severe medical problems, involving two or more organ systems9 (40)
3STwo or more moderate or severe medical problems, involving two or more organ systems and with complicating social or family issues5 (21.7)
4Two or more moderate or severe medical problems, involving two or more organ systems with complications1 (4)
4STwo or more moderate or severe medical problems, involving two or more organ systems with complications and with complicating social or family issues2 (8.6)

“S” indicates a child with a psychosocial issue or factor in the household (includes but not limited to single parent, foster care, and history of domestic violence) [27].