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  Publication Details

Title:
   National Health Care Expenses in the U.S. Community Population, 2002
Product type:
   Statistical Brief 61
MEPS component:
   Household Component
Publication date:
   December 14, 2004
Description:
   Using data from the Household Component of the Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS-HC), 2002, this Statistical Brief presents estimates on the health care expenses in the U.S. civilian noninstitutionalized (community) population in calendar year 2002. Health care expenses represent payments to hospitals, physicians, and other health care providers for services reported by respondents in the MEPS-HC.
Author(s):
   David Kashihara and Kelly Carper
Agency:
   Rockville (MD): Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Source:
   Web Only Publication
MEPS Topics:
   Doctor Visits/Use/Events and Expenditures, Emergency Room Visits/Use/Events and Expenditures, Medical Expenditures, Office-Based Visits/Use/Events and Expenditures, Outpatient Visits/Use/Events and Expenditures , Hospital Inpatient Stays/Visits/Use/Events and Expenditures, Health Care Costs/Expenditures, Medical Providers Visits/Use/Events and Expenditures
PDF link:
   data_files/publications/st61/stat61.pdf (104 KB)
HTML link:
   data_files/publications/st61/stat61.shtml
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