National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey: 1996 outpatient department summary.

@article{McCaig1997NationalHA,
  title={National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey: 1996 outpatient department summary.},
  author={Linda F. McCaig},
  journal={Advance data},
  year={1997},
  volume={327},
  pages={1-27}
}
OBJECTIVE This report describes ambulatory care visits to hospital outpatient departments in the United States. Statistics are presented on selected patient and visit characteristics. METHODS The data presented in this report were collected from the 1996 National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey (NHAMCS). NHAMCS is part of the ambulatory care component of the National Health Care Survey that measures health care utilization across various types of providers. NHAMCS is a national… CONTINUE READING