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NORC Walsh Center for Rural Health Analysis

Provides policy analysis, research, and evaluation on issues affecting rural health, such as changes in Medicare payments to rural providers, access to care for rural residents, and the rural public health infrastructure.
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Conducting Research, Needs Assessment, and Evaluation · Obesity and Weight Control · Rural Health Policy

Resources (57)

  • 340B Drug Pricing Program: Results of a Survey of Eligible but Non-Participating Rural Hospitals, 01/2007, view details
  • 340B Drug Pricing Program: Results of a Survey of Participating Hospitals, 05/2007, view details
  • Achieving Success in QIO and Rural Hospital Partnerships, 02/2009, view details
  • Alternatives to the Outpatient Prospective Payment System: Assessing the Impact on Rural Hospitals, 04/2010, view details
  • Appalachian Diseases of Despair, 08/2017, view details
  • Attention from the Top: Roles of State Offices of Rural Health Policy in Preparing for Bioterrorism and Other Health System Emergencies, 07/2006, view details
  • Building Partnerships with Philanthropies: Emerging Strategies for Rural Communities, 04/2019, view details
  • Capital Needs of Small Rural Hospitals, 05/2002, view details
  • Care Management Medicare Reimbursement Strategies for Rural Providers, view details
  • Challenges, Opportunities, and Strategies for Rural Public Health Agencies Seeking Accreditation, 06/2008, view details
  • Critical Access Hospitals' Experiences with Medicare Advantage Plans, 03/2008, view details
  • Delivering the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Recommendations in a Rural Health Plan, 02/2007, view details
  • Essential Research Issues in Rural Health: The State Rural Health Directors' Perspective, 03/2002, view details
  • Establishing and Maintaining Public Health Infrastructure in Rural Communities, 02/2012, view details
  • Evaluation of the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Recommendations for Clinical Preventive Services, 02/2007, view details
  • Experiences of Critical Access Hospitals in the Provision of Emergency Medical Services, 10/2008, view details
  • Exploring Opportunities to Strengthen the Rural Health Network Development Planning Grant Program, 02/2012, view details
  • Exploring Strategies to Improve Health and Equity in Rural Communities, 02/2018, view details
  • Exploring the Impact of Medicare's Post-Acute Care Transfer Payment Policy on Rural Hospitals, 07/2004, view details
  • Financing Rural Public Health Activities in Prevention and Health Promotion, 06/2008, view details
  • Health Matters: Navigating an Enhanced Rural Health Model for Maryland, 11/2017, view details
  • Health Value and Belief Differences Among Rural Americans, 04/2019, view details
  • Home Health Payment Reform: Trends in the Supply of Rural Agencies and Availability of Home-Based Skilled Services, 03/2005, view details
  • How State Rural Health Directors Obtain Policy-Relevant Research Information, 03/2002, view details
  • How Will Elimination of Hospital Bad Debt Reimbursement Affect Rural PPS Hospitals?, 07/2007, view details
  • Impact of CAH Conversion on Hospital Finances and Mix of Inpatient Services, 08/2008, view details
  • Medicare Home Health Care in Rural America, 01/2004, view details
  • The Medicare Physician Quality Reporting Initiative: Implications for Rural Physicians, 08/2010, view details
  • Patterns Of Post-Acute Utilization In Rural and Urban Communities: Home Health, Skilled Nursing, and Inpatient Medical Rehabilitation, 03/2005, view details
  • Performance of Rural and Urban Home Health Agencies in Improving Patient Outcomes: Final Report, 05/2006, view details
  • Perspectives of Rural Hospitals on Bioterrorism Preparedness Planning, 04/2004, view details
  • A Profile of Tribal Health Departments, 06/2012, view details
  • Promising Practices for Increasing Access to Transportation in Rural Communities, 04/2018, view details
  • Promising Practices for Rural Community Health Worker Programs, 03/2011, view details
  • Promising Practices to Improve Access to Oral Health Care in Rural Communities, 02/2013, view details
  • Promising Practices to Prevent and Address Obesity in Rural Communities, 06/2013, view details
  • Revisions to Medicare's Disproportionate Share Payment Policy to Incorporate Bad Debt and Charity Care, 09/2005, view details
  • Roadmap for the Adoption of Health Information Technology in Rural Communities, 08/2006, view details
  • Rural Health Workforce Development Program: Giving Medical Students the Opportunity to Experience Practicing in Rural Maine, 02/2012, view details
  • Rural Health Workforce Development Program: Providing On-the-Job Training for New Rural Nurses, 02/2012, view details
  • Rural Hospitals' Experience with the 340B Drug Pricing Program, 09/2007, view details
  • Rural Hospitals' Strategies for Achieving Compliance with HIPAA Privacy Requirements, 03/2004, view details
  • Rural Implications of Medicare's Post-Acute Care Transfer Payment Policy, 06/2004, view details
  • A Rural Perspective Regarding Regulations Implementing Titles I and II of the Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act Of 2003 (MMA), 08/2004, view details
  • Rural Preparedness Planning Guide: Planning for Population Surge Following Urban Disasters, 2008, view details
  • Rural Public Health Agency Accreditation, 06/2008, view details
  • Rural Public Health Financing: The Relationship Between Infrastructure and Local Program Funding, 06/2008, view details
  • Satisfaction with Practice and Decision to Relocate: An Examination of Rural Physicians, 05/2009, view details
  • Small, Stand-Alone, and Struggling: The Adoption of Health Information Technology by Rural Hospitals, 04/2007, view details
  • Spontaneous Evacuation Following a Dirty Bomb or Pandemic Influenza: Highlights from a National Survey of Urban Residents' Intended Behavior, 11/2007, view details
  • Understanding the Impact of Health IT in Underserved Communities and those with Health Disparities, 10/2010, view details
  • Understanding the Role of the Rural Hospital Emergency Department in Responding to Bioterrorist Attacks and Other Emergencies: A Review of the Literature and Guide to the Issues, 04/2004, view details
  • Urban to Rural Evacuation: Planning for Rural Population Surge, 08/2008, view details
  • Urban-to-Rural Evacuation: Planning for Population Surge, 04/2007, view details
  • Use of Emergency Departments for Conditions Related to Poor Oral Health Care, 08/2010, view details
  • Utilization of Home Health Services Among Rural Medicare Beneficiaries Before and After the PPS: Final Report, 08/2005, view details
  • Why Are Fewer Hospitals in the Delivery Business?, 04/2007, view details