Codes and Frequencies
HEALTHPROV indicates if sample adults ages 18 and older and sample children ages 4 and older have a personal health care provider. This question was only asked for respondents who reported having a usual place they go for healthcare when they are sick or need advice about health (USUALPL). The following definition of a personal health care provider is provided in the survey documentation for this question: "A personal health care provider is a health professional who knows you well and is familiar with your health history. This can be a general doctor, a specialist doctor, a nurse practitioner, a physician's assistant, or another type of provider".
ComparabilityNo information available.
- 2012: Sample adults age 18+ and sample children of ages 4-17.
- 2012 : SUPP4WT