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Rural Policy Research Institute (RUPRI)

Provides unbiased analysis and information on the challenges, needs, and opportunities facing rural America. Works to help policymakers understand the rural impacts of public policies and programs.
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Healthcare Access · Rural Health Policy

Resources (36)

  • The ACA and Beyond: Public Policy and Marketplace Changes Affecting the Future of Rural Health, 11/2014, view details
  • Access to Social Services in Rural America: The Geography of the Safety Net in the Rural West, 06/2008, view details
  • Accessing Behavioral Health Services in Rural Communities, 11/2017, view details
  • Affordable Insurance Exchanges and Enrollment: Meeting Rural Needs, 01/2012, view details
  • The American Community Survey and Rural Data Analysis, 08/2012, view details
  • The American Community Survey: What It Means for County Data, 03/2010, view details
  • Availability and Use of Health Plan Choices in Rural America: Medicare+Choice, Commercial HMO, and Federal Employees Health Benefit Program Plans, 10/2003, view details
  • Broadband Needs, Challenges, and Opportunities in Rural America, 03/2014, view details
  • Climate Change and Rural Communities in the U.S., 08/2009, view details
  • Comments of the Benton Foundation Center for Rural Strategies, the Rural Policy Research Institute, and the Telecommunications and Information Policy Institute (TIPI) at the University of Texas at Austin on the National Broadband Plan, 06/2009, view details
  • Comments of the Rural Policy Research Institute to US Department of Commerce National Telecommunications and Information Administration on the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 Broadband Initiatives, 04/2009, view details
  • A Community Based Framework for Understanding Problems and Exploring Alternatives: Connecting Underemployment, Poverty and Access to Health Care in the Mississippi Delta, 02/2006, view details
  • Continued Evolution of Transformation in Healthcare Delivery and Finance: Rural and Primary Care Implications, 03/2017, view details
  • Distance and Networks: A Regional Analysis of Health Insurance Marketplaces, 01/2018, view details
  • The Geography of Need: Identifying Human Service Needs in Rural America, 06/2011, view details
  • How the Changing Marketplace Creates Challenges and Opportunities in Rural Health, 08/2016, view details
  • Impact of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act on Covered Persons as Amended, 12/2009, view details
  • Insuring Rural America: Health Insurance Challenges and Opportunities, 09/2018, view details
  • Leveraging Policy Changes to Improve Rural Health, 09/2017, view details
  • Local and Regional Food Systems for Rural Futures, 11/2010, view details
  • Making the Most of Evolving Payment Policies to Enhance Hospital-based Care in Rural Communities, 02/2017, view details
  • Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act of 2003 (P.L. 108-173): A Summary of Provisions Important to Rural Health Care Delivery, 01/2004, view details
  • Micropolitan America: A New and Critical Part of the Nation’s Geography, 11/2015, view details
  • Nonmetro America: Conditions and Trends, 05/2008, view details
  • Pathways to Locally Based Integrated Health Care, 06/2017, view details
  • Persistent Poverty Dynamics: Understanding Poverty Trends Over 50 Years, 07/2014, view details
  • Place-Based Policies and Public Health: The Road to Healthy Rural People and Places, 03/2011, view details
  • Pursuing High Performance in Rural Health Care, 01/2012, view details
  • Racial and Ethnic Composition of the Population, 08/2008, view details
  • Regional Resilience: Research and Policy Brief, 02/2012, view details
  • Rethinking Federal Investments in Rural Transportation: Rural Considerations Regarding Reauthorization of the Surface Transportation Act, 04/2011, view details
  • The Road to Value-based Care: Where are We?, 05/2017, view details
  • Rural Broadband: A RUPRI Policy Brief, 12/2008, view details
  • The Rural Hospital and Health System Affiliation Landscape - A Brief Review, 11/2018, view details
  • The State of Human Services in Rural America, 2009, view details
  • Why Definitions Matter: Rural Definitions and State Poverty Rankings, 03/2010, view details