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Table 3 Baseline characteristics of individuals with chronic conditions, by PCMH access

From: Patient-centered medical home care access among adults with chronic conditions: National Estimates from the medical expenditure panel survey

Characteristic    Has a PCMH P
Total   No Yes
N Weighted % N Weighted % N Weighted %
(N = 20,403; Weighted
N = 213,733,954)
(N = 16,443; Weighted
N = 171,600,510)
(N = 3960; Weighted
N = 42,133,444)
Predisposing
Age (Years)        0.001
 19 to 40 5423 26.3 4299 25.9 1124 28.3  
 41 to 65 10,227 49.5 8213 49.2 2014 50.5  
 66 and older 4753 24.1 3931 24.8 822 21.2  
Sex        0.012
 Female 12,196 57.1 9926 57.6 2270 55.2  
 Male 8207 42.8 6517 42.4 1690 44.7  
Race        0.8
 Non-white 6834 20.4 5485 20.5 1349 20.3  
 White 13,569 79.5 10,958 79.5 2611 79.6  
Marital Status        <.0001
 Married 10,810 57.8 8508 56.7 2302 62.1  
 Never Married 4272 18.4 3465 18.5 807 18.3  
 Separated 5321 23.6 4470 24.7 851 19.5  
Education Years        0.001
  < 12 Years 3505 14.1 2980 14.7 525 11.8  
 12 Years 4764 26.2 3833 26.3 931 25.5  
  > 12 Years 8876 59.6 6956 58.9 1920 62.6  
Enabling
Health Insurance        <.0001
 Any Private 12,422 70.1 9708 68.5 2714 76.6  
 Public Only 6301 23.7 5319 25.04 982 18.2  
 Uninsured 1680 6.2 1416 6.4 264 5.2  
Employment Status        <.0001
 Employed 11,006 58.1 8656 57.01 2350 62.7  
 Not employed 9336 41.8 7734 42.9 1602 37.2  
Family Income Categorical        <.0001
 High 6515 42.2 5001 40.8 1514 47.6  
 Middle 5913 28.4 4747 28.3 1166 28.8  
 Poor/ Low 7975 29.4 6695 30.8 1280 23.6  
Census Region        <.0001
 Midwest 4073 21.8 3175 20.9 898 25.5  
 Northeast 3355 17.8 2538 16.7 817 21.9  
 South 7872 38.2 6583 39.8 1289 31.8  
 West 5103 22.2 4147 22.5 956 20.8  
Healthcare Need
Self-Reported Health        <.0001
 Excellent/Good 15,144 79.7 1,1957 78.4 3187 85.03  
 Fair/Poor 4872 20.3 4157 21.6 715 14.9  
Chronic Conditions
 Hypertension 10,207 47.4 8350 48.1 1857 44.4 0.001
 Hyperlipidemia 7732 37.8 6359 38.6 1373 34.5 0.0001
 Mood Disorders 3902 20.4 3259 21.3 643 17.05 <.0001
 Diabetes Mellitus 4474 19.1 3673 19.4 801 17.9 0.06
 Anxiety Disorders 3589 19.4 2976 19.9 613 17.1 0.002
 Upper Respiratory Conditions 7405 38.8 5888 38.03 1517 42.1 0.0005
 Arthritis 9250 44.9 7682 46.3 1568 39.3 <.0001
 Asthma 2557 12.2 2071 12.3 486 11.8 0.4
 Coronary Artery Disease 2197 10.8 1787 11.05 410 9.8 0.04
  1. PCMH indicates Patient-Centered Medical Home