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National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2006

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Table 245
Emergency department visits where the patient was seen by an intern or a resident onlya, by race, United States, 2003-2004
        Single race    
    Total White Black Asian NHOPI AI/AN Multiple races
Population group Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE
Total 1.5 0.3 1.3 0.3 2.1 0.4 1.5 0.4 * * * * * *
Age 0-17 1.5 0.3 1.3 0.3 2.3 0.6 * * * * * * * *
18-44 1.6 0.3 1.4 0.3 2.2 0.5 * * * * * * * *
45-64 1.5 0.4 1.5 0.4 1.9 0.4 * * * * * * * *
65 and over 1.2 0.3 1.2 0.3 * * * * * * * * * *
Gender Female 1.4 0.3 1.3 0.3 2.0 0.4 * * * * * * * *
Male 1.6 0.3 1.4 0.3 2.3 0.4 * * * * * * * *
Payment source Private 1.1 0.2 1.0 0.2 1.6 0.4 * * * * * * * *
Medicare 1.2 0.3 * * * * * * * * * * * *
Medicaid 1.7 0.4 * * 2.2 0.4 * * * * * * * *
Uninsured 2.1 0.5 1.8 0.5 * * * * * * * * * *
Residence location MSA 1.4 0.3 1.2 0.2 2.3 0.4 1.6 0.4 * * * * * *
Non-MSA * * * * * * * * * * * * * *

a Total percent is the percent of all emergency department visits where the only provider type seen was a resident or intern.

* Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality or confidentiality.

Key: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; NHOPI: Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander; MSA: metropolitan statistical area; SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey.

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