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United States National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey 2013

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General Info
Geography 
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
01/2013 - 12/2013
Data type
Survey:
  • Health facility
  • Nationally representative
  • Outpatient
Summary 

The National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey (NAMCS) is based on outpatient, office-based visits to physicians engaged in direct patient care and is designed to collect data on the provision and use of ambulatory care services.  It is a national sample of nonfederally employed physicians and excludes subspecialists in anesthesiology, pathology, and radiology.

Citation
Suggested citation 
National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), SRA International, Inc., United States Census Bureau. United States National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey 2013. Hyattsville, United States: National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).