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Overview of Emergency Department Visits Related to Injuries, by Cause of Injury, 2017

Description
Presents statistics on emergency department (ED) visits related to injuries in 2017. Includes the number of ED visits related to each cause of injury; the percentage of visits that resulted in the patient being admitted or transferred to another hospital; rate of ED visit due to injuries by different population characteristics including age, gender, income, and rural status; and the distribution of primary expected payer for ED visits related to injuries.
Author(s)
Audrey J. Weiss, Lawrence D. Reid, Marguerite L. Barrett
Date
11/2020
Type
Document
Organization
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Tagged as
Emergency department and urgent care services · Health insurance · Injuries · Reimbursement and payment models · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data