In the past 4 weeks, what kind of health care practioner visited you at home to diagnose or treat an illness or injury? How many times did each type of practitioner come?
TYPE OF HEALTH CARE PRACTIONER
doctor [in role as govt. doctor]
physician's assistant [in role as govt. phys. asst.]
nurse [in role as govt. nurse]
doctor or physician's asst. [in private capacity]
nurse [in private capacity]
pharmacist [govt. or private]
traditional medical practioner
Warning: these figures indicate the number of cases found in the data file. They cannot be interpreted as summary statistics of the population of interest.
question refer to practitioners who come to the respondent's home to
diagnose and treat their diseases and expenditures for diagnosis and treatment in the last 4 weeks
of those who have and those who have not reported being affected by disease or injuries in the
past 4 weeks