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Accession Number PB2014-103267
Title Trends in Health Care Expenditures for Children Under Age 18: 2001, 2006, and 2011.
Publication Date Jan 2014
Media Count 7p
Personal Author K. Carper L. B. Mirel
Abstract This Statistical Brief compares summary statistics on health care expenditures and expenditure distributions by type of service and sources of payment for children under age 18 in 2001, 2006, and 2011. The estimates are derived from data collected in the Medical Expenditure Panel Survey Household (MEPS-HC) and Medical Provider Components (MEPS-MPC) on the U.S. civilian noninstitutionalized population. Health care expenses in MEPS represent payments to physicians, hospitals, and other health care providers for services reported by respondents to the MEPS-HC.
Keywords Age
Health care
Home health care
Medical Expenditure Panel Survey Household(MEPS-HC)
Medical Provider Components(MPC)
Product Source: AHRQ

Source Agency National Center for Health Services Research
NTIS Subject Category 44Q - Health Related Costs
44N - Health Care Utilization
92C - Social Concerns
Corporate Author Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. Medical Expenditure Panel Survey.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note Statistical brief no. 428.
NTIS Issue Number 1409
Contract Number N/A

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