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Title:
   Preventive Care Use by Insurance Status among the U.S. Civilian Noninstitutionalized Adult Population, Ages 18-64, 2008
Product type:
   Statistical Brief 307
MEPS component:
   Household Component
Publication date:
   December 15, 2010
Description:
   This Statistical Brief analyzes data from the MEPS-HC preventive care questionnaire to estimate the percentage of adults ages 18-64 who have ever received a routine checkup, blood pressure check, and flu shot. In 2008, over 90 percent (92.7) of insured adults reported ever having received a routine checkup, compared with only about 80 percent (81.5) of those who were uninsured.
Author(s):
   Anita Soni, PhD
Agency:
   Rockville (MD): Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Source:
   Web Only
MEPS Topics:
   Preventive Care
PDF link:
   data_files/publications/st307/stat307.pdf (162 KB)
HTML link:
   data_files/publications/st307/stat307.shtml
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