Pediatric Medicaid Patients' Utilization of Outpatient and Emergency Department Services in New York State
Research brief using data from 614,249 unique patients ages 0-20 years who had at least one Medicaid visit to an emergency department (ED) in New York during 2014. Features statistics with breakdowns by urban or rural residence and outpatient settings, and a map showing rates of pediatric avoidable ED visits in rural and urban New York counties.
Simona Surdu, Nafin Harun, Robert Martiniano
Center for Health Workforce Studies
Children and youth · Emergency department and urgent care services · Medicaid · Outpatient care · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data · New York