PA-11.2 Increase the proportion of physician visits made by all child and adult patients that include counseling about exercise
About the Data
Description of the data source, numerator, denominator, survey questions, and other relevant details about the national estimate.
Number of visits by ambulatory patients of all ages to non-Federal physicians in office-based practice in which exercise counseling or education was ordered or provided
Number of visits by ambulatory patients of all ages to non-Federal physicians in office-based practice
From the 2007 National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey:
Health education: Mark (X) all ordered or provided at this visit.
- Asthma education
- Injury prevention
- Stress management
- Tobacco use/exposure
- Weight reduction
Because certain questions in the NAMCS are rotated, updated estimates may be available on a periodic rather than an annual basis.
- Total: 20-44, 45-64, 65+
- Sex: 20-44, 45-64, 65+
- Race/Ethnicity: 20-44, 45-64, 65+
- Geographic Location: 20-44, 45-64, 65+
- Health Insurance Status: 20-44, 45-64
This Indicator uses Age-Adjustment Groups:
Any change to the objective text, baseline, target, target-setting method or data source since the Healthy People 2020 launch.