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Emergency Department Visits

Time Range: 2005-2010       Resolution: Zip Code

The rate of emergency department visits per 100,000 persons (all-ages and all-cause) measures the number of visits to emergency departments divided by the number of individuals residing in the geographic area.
The rate of emergency department visits is used a proxy measure for a lack of access to health insurance and primary care services.
CHIME Hospital Discharge Data 2005-2010, Connecticut Hospital Association. Population estimates come from the Nielsen Claritas Pop-Facts Demographic Report for 2007.

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