AH-1 Increase the proportion of adolescents who have had a wellness checkup in the past 12 months

National Data Source
National Health Interview Survey (NHIS); Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics (CDC/NCHS)
Changed Since the Healthy People 2020 Launch
No
Measure
percent 
Baseline (Year)
68.7 (2008)
Target
75.6
Target-Setting Method
10 percent improvement
Numerator
Adolescents aged 10 – 17 who received a wellness checkup during the past 12 months when not sick or injured
Denominator
Adolescents aged 10 -17
Questions Used to Obtain the National Baseline Data

Based on the question in the sample child questionnaire: DURING THE PAST 12 MONTHS, did [fill1: alias] receive a well-child check-up, that is a general check-up, when [fill2: he/she] was not sick or injured?

Data Collection Frequency
Annual
Comparable Healthy People 2010 Objective
Not applicable