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Title: National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey (NHAMCS), 2001      
dateReleased:
08-04-2008
downloadURL: http://hdl.handle.net/1902.29/CD-0166
ID:
hdl:1902.29/CD-0166
description:
The National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey (NHAMCS) is designed to collect data on the utilization and provision of ambulatory care services in hospital emergency (ED) and outpatient (OPD) departments. Annual data collection began in 1992. Data are obtained on demographic characteristics of patients, expected source(s) of payment, patients' complaints, physicians' diagnoses, diagnostic/screening services, procedures, medication therapy, disposition, types of health care professional s seen, causes of injury where applicable, and certain characteristics of the hospital, such as type of ownership. Data are accessible through the SETS 2.0 retrieval software on the CD-ROM.
description:
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services; Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; National Center for Health Statistics, 2014, "National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey (NHAMCS), 2001", http://hdl.handle.net/1902.29/CD-0166
name:
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
National Center for Health Statistics
homePage: http://www.harvard.edu/
name:
Harvard University
ID:
SCR:011273
abbreviation:
DataVerse
homePage: http://thedata.org/
name:
Dataverse Network Project
ID:
SCR:001997