National study of barriers to timely primary care and emergency department utilization among Medicaid beneficiaries.

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STUDY OBJECTIVE We compare the association between barriers to timely primary care and emergency department (ED) utilization among adults with Medicaid versus private insurance. METHODS We analyzed 230,258 adult participants of the 1999 to 2009 National Health Interview Survey. We evaluated the association between 5 specific barriers to timely primary… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.annemergmed.2012.01.035

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@article{Cheung2012NationalSO, title={National study of barriers to timely primary care and emergency department utilization among Medicaid beneficiaries.}, author={Paul T Cheung and Jennifer L. Wiler and Robert A. Lowe and Adit A. Ginde}, journal={Annals of emergency medicine}, year={2012}, volume={60 1}, pages={4-10.e2} }