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University of Minnesota Rural Health Research Center

One of the Rural Health Research Centers currently funded by the Federal Office of Rural Health Policy. Conducts research and disseminates information, focusing on access to and quality of healthcare and population health outcomes.
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Conducting Research, Needs Assessment, and Evaluation · Healthcare Access · Healthcare Quality · Minnesota

Resources (87)

  • Access and Capacity to Care for Medicare Beneficiaries in Rural Health Clinics, 12/2019, view details
  • Access to Dental Care for Rural Low Income and Minority Populations, 09/2004, view details
  • Access to Emergency Medical Services in Rural Areas: The Supporting Role of State EMS Agencies, 02/2002, view details
  • Access to Rural Pharmacy Services in Minnesota, North Dakota, and South Dakota, 07/2001, view details
  • Access to Specialty Care for Medicare Beneficiaries in Rural Communities, 12/2019, view details
  • Addressing Commuting as a Public Health Issue: Strategies Should Differ by Rurality, 07/2018, view details
  • Are There Spending Disparities in Out-of-Pocket Spending by Medicare Beneficiaries?, 10/2003, view details
  • Availability of Respiratory Care Services in Critical Access and Rural Hospitals, 06/2018, view details
  • Case Studies of Regional Extension Centers Serving Rural Practices: Minnesota and North Dakota, 11/2013, view details
  • Case Studies of Regional Extension Centers Serving Rural Practices: North Carolina, 11/2013, view details
  • Challenges Related to Pregnancy and Returning to Work after Childbirth in a Rural, Tourism-Dependent Community, 02/2018, view details
  • Closure of Hospital Obstetric Services Disproportionately Affects Less-Populated Rural Counties, 04/2017, view details
  • Comparing Rural and Urban Medicare Part D Enrollment Patterns and Prescription Drug Coverage Rates, 05/2013, view details
  • Critical Access Hospital Swing-Bed Quality Measures: Findings from Key Informant Interviews, 04/2018, view details
  • Differences in Part D Plans Offered to Rural and Urban Medicare Beneficiaries, 07/2015, view details
  • Differences in Preventive Care Among Rural Residents by Race and Ethnicity, 11/2019, view details
  • Does Rurality Affect Observation Care Services Use in CAHs for Medicare Beneficiaries?, 10/2014, view details
  • Dying Too Soon: County-level Disparities in Premature Death by Rurality, Race, and Ethnicity, 03/2019, view details
  • Environmental Context of Patient Safety and Medical Errors, 03/2003, view details
  • The Financial Benefits of Critical Access Hospital Conversion for FY 1999 and FY 2000 Converters, 01/2004, view details
  • The Financial Effects of Critical Access Hospital Conversion, 01/2003, view details
  • Financial Incentives for Rural Hospitals to Expand the Scope of Their Services, 06/2002, view details
  • The Financial Viability of Rural Hospitals in a Post-BBA Environment, 10/2000, view details
  • Gender Differences in Social Isolation and Social Support among Rural Residents, 08/2018, view details
  • Grantee Sustainability in the Rural Health Outreach Grant Program, 12/2003, view details
  • Identifying Adverse Drug Events in Rural Hospitals: An Eight-State Study, 05/2017, view details
  • Implementing Quality Assessment and Performance Improvement Systems in Rural Health Clinics: Clinic and State Agency Responses, 08/2002, view details
  • The Influence of Rural Residence on the Use of Preventive Health Care Services, 11/2000, view details
  • Is Large Really Beautiful? Physician Practice in Small versus Large Scale Communities, 09/2005, view details
  • Key Informant Perspectives on Rural Social Isolation and Loneliness, 10/2018, view details
  • Location of Childbirth for Rural Women: Implications For Maternal Levels of Care, 06/2016, view details
  • Measuring Access to Care in National Surveys: Implications for Rural Health, 06/2019, view details
  • Medical Barriers to Nursing Home Care for Rural Residents, 05/2017, view details
  • Medicare Costs and Utilization Among Beneficiaries in Rural Areas, 03/2016, view details
  • Medicare Minus Choice: How HMO Withdrawals Affect Rural Beneficiaries, 10/2001, view details
  • Meeting Maternal Needs in Rural America, 02/2017, view details
  • Models for Providing Hospice Care in Rural Areas: Successes and Challenges, 01/2003, view details
  • Non-Medical Opioid Use among Rural and Urban Pregnant Women, 2007-2014, 08/2018, view details
  • Nurse Staffing Levels and Quality of Care in Rural Nursing Homes, 01/2015, view details
  • Observation Care Services for Medicare Beneficiaries in Rural Hospitals: Policy Issues and Stakeholder Perspectives, 10/2014, view details
  • Obstetric Care and Hospital Closures in Rural Areas, 05/2017, view details
  • Obstetric Care Quality and Access for Rural U.S. Women, 01/2017, view details
  • The Obstetric Care Workforce in Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs) and Rural Non-CAHs, 11/2014, view details
  • Obstetric Services and Quality Among Critical Access, Rural, and Urban Hospitals in Nine States, 06/2013, view details
  • Opioid-Affected Births to Rural Residents, 09/2018, view details
  • Perspectives on Rural Caregiving Challenges and Interventions, 08/2018, view details
  • Quality Measurement and the Social Determinants of Health, 05/2017, view details
  • Quality Measures and Sociodemographic Risk Factors: The Rural Context, 05/2016, view details
  • Quality Measures for CAH Swing Bed Patients, 05/2018, view details
  • Quality Measures for Critical Access Hospital Swing-Bed Patients, 10/2019, view details
  • Rate of Return on Capital Investments at Small Rural Hospitals, 01/2003, view details
  • Regulating Network Adequacy for Rural Populations: Perspectives of Five States, 08/2017, view details
  • Resources for Caregiving in Rural Communities, 08/2018, view details
  • Response of Local Health Care Systems in the Rural Midwest to a Growing Latino Population, 08/2003, view details
  • Rural and Urban Differences in Choice of and Satisfaction with Medicare Part D Plans, 07/2015, view details
  • Rural Disparities in Health and Healthcare by Race and Ethnicity, 01/2020, view details
  • A Rural Government Role in Medicaid Managed Care: The Development of County-based Purchasing in Minnesota, 01/2001, view details
  • The Rural Health Care Coordination Network Partnership Program: Avera St. Mary's Completing the Circle Project, 2020, view details
  • The Rural Health Care Coordination Network Partnership Program: Chautauqua County Health Hospital Network, 2020, view details
  • The Rural Health Care Coordination Network Partnership Program: Critical Access Hospital Network of Eastern Washington, 2020, view details
  • The Rural Health Care Coordination Network Partnership Program: South East Rural Physicians Alliance, 2020, view details
  • The Rural Health Care Coordination Network Partnership Program: Williamson Health and Wellness Center, 2020, view details
  • The Rural Health Care Coordination Network Partnership Program: Worcester County Health Department, 2020, view details
  • Rural Health Networks: Evolving Organizational Forms and Functions, 06/2003, view details
  • Rural Hospital Access to Capital: Issues and Recommendations, 07/2002, view details
  • Rural Hospital and Physician Participation in Private Sector Quality Initiatives, 10/2015, view details
  • Rural Hospitals' Ability to Finance Inpatient, Skilled Nursing and Home Health Care, 10/2001, view details
  • The Rural Obstetric Workforce in US Hospitals: Challenges & Opportunities, 08/2017, view details
  • Rural Transportation: Challenges and Opportunities, 11/2017, view details
  • Rural Transportation: Challenges and Opportunities, 05/2018, view details
  • Rural Women Delivering Babies in Non-Local Hospitals: Differences by Rurality and Insurance Status, 06/2015, view details
  • Rural-Urban Differences in Access to and Attitudes Toward Care for Medicare Beneficiaries, 12/2019, view details
  • Rural-Urban Differences in Insurer Participation for Marketplace-Based Coverage, 08/2016, view details
  • Rural/Urban Differences in Experiences with Medicare Part D Plans, 2016, view details
  • Severe Maternal Morbidity and Hospital Transfer Among Rural Residents, 11/2019, view details
  • State Variability in Access to Hospital-Based Obstetric Services in Rural U.S. Counties, 04/2017, view details
  • State Variations in the Rural Obstetric Workforce, 05/2016, view details
  • Strategic Choices of Rural Health Networks: Implications for Goals and Performance Measurement, 01/2000, view details
  • Successful Health Insurance Outreach, Education, and Enrollment Strategies for Rural Hospitals, 11/2014, view details
  • Sustaining Community Health Services Over Time: Models from the Rural Health Outreach Grant Program, 11/2004, view details
  • Thinking Big: Innovative Approaches to Food Access in Rural Communities, 04/2018, view details
  • Understanding Rural Hospital Bypass Behavior, 06/2002, view details
  • Unmet Need for Personal Care Assistance among Rural and Urban Older Adults, 06/2019, view details
  • Use of the Hospice Benefit by Rural Medicare Beneficiaries, 08/2002, view details
  • Which Medicare Patients Are Transferred from Rural Emergency Departments?, 06/2014, view details
  • Which Rural and Urban Hospitals Have Received Readmission Penalties Over Time?, 10/2015, view details
  • Why Do Rural Primary-Care Physicians Sell Their Practices?, 06/2000, view details