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'No Mercy' Chapter 3: Patchwork of Urgent Care Frays After a Rural Hospital Closes

Source
Kaiser Health News
Date
Oct 13, 2020
Summary
Podcast covers what happens during a medical emergency in Fort Scott, Kansas, a rural town whose hospital shut down, leaving the community with little access to adequate healthcare. Residents of the town discuss what kind of healthcare is necessary to make up for the hospital closure, especially in the event of an emergency.
Tagged as
Access · Closures of healthcare facilities and services · Emergency department and urgent care services · Hospitals · Rural-urban differences · Kansas