TITLE

Changes in Rates and Content of Primary Care Visits Within an Evolving Health Care System

AUTHOR(S)
Pathman, Donald E.
PUB. DATE
November 2019
SOURCE
Annals of Family Medicine;Nov/Dec2019, Vol. 17 Issue 6, p482
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
editorial
ABSTRACT
Primary care visits, Medical Expenditure Panel Survey, MEPS, NAMCS, National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey, health policy, program evaluation, Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
ACCESSION #
139612943

 

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