Emergency Department Visits for Adults in Community Hospitals, 2008
Uses statistics from the 2008 Nationwide Emergency Department Sample to analyze rates of emergency room visits. Compares data by demographics, acute vs. chronic care, rural vs. urban, high-income vs. low-income, and admissions vs. treat-and-release.
Pamela L. Owens, Ryan Mutter
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Emergency department and urgent care services · Hospitals · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data