Access to Clinical Care

Data Notes: Note that these data are for the population as a whole, and are not specific to children. Further, the chart on access to Primary Care Physicians does not include additional primary care providers such as nurse practitioners and physician assistants - it is specific to physicians, per se.

Data Source: 2017 County Health Rankings, which can be accessed online. Original sources for data are as follows: Physicians, from the 2014 Area Health Resource File/American Medical Association; Dentists, from the 2015 Area Health Resource File/CMS National Provider Identification data; Mental Health Providers, from the 2016 CMS (Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services) National Provider Identification data.