Description of the data source, numerator, denominator, survey questions, and other relevant details about the national estimate.
From the 2007 Medical Expenditure Panel Survey:
In the last 12 months, how often did this doctor listen carefully to you?
[NUMERATOR AND DENOMINATOR:]
In the last 12 months, how many times did you visit this doctor to get care for yourself?
Responses of “always” to the NUMERATOR question were considered to be “satisfactory communication skills” for the purpose of measuring this objective.
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