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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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Resources (35)

  • Affordable Insurance Exchanges and Enrollment: Meeting Rural Needs, 01/2012, 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
  • Comment on Recommendations from the Metropolitan and Micropolitan Statistical Area Standards Review Committee to Changes in Metropolitan and Micropolitan Area Standards, 03/2021, 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
  • Continuing on the Road to Value, 01/2021, view details
  • Distance and Networks: A Regional Analysis of Health Insurance Marketplaces, 01/2018, view details
  • Evolving Roles of Rural Hospitals: Evidence from Pandemic Experiences, 07/2021, view details
  • Frontier Extended Stay Clinic Evaluation, 04/2012, view details
  • Future of Population Health Efforts for Rural Health Systems, 11/2022, view details
  • The Geography of Need: Identifying Human Service Needs in Rural America, 06/2011, view details
  • How Rural Communities Adapt to Hospital Closure, 06/2019, view details
  • The Interface of Policy Dynamics and Transforming Rural Health Care Services, 06/2019, view details
  • Local and Regional Food Systems for Rural Futures, 11/2010, view details
  • Medicare Accountable Care Organizations: Presence in Rural America, 06/2023, view details
  • Medicare Advantage: It's Here, Now What?, 02/2024, 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
  • Meeting Needs in Rural Health: Research, Action, Policy, 02/2019, view details
  • Micropolitan America: A New and Critical Part of the Nation's Geography, 11/2015, view details
  • A Path Forward: The Rural Healthcare System of the Future, 06/2023, view details
  • Persistent Poverty Dynamics: Understanding Poverty Trends Over 50 Years, 07/2014, view details
  • Policy and Research Update: Financial Models for Rural Hospitals, 02/2024, view details
  • Regional Resilience: Research and Policy Brief, 02/2012, view details
  • Responding to Behavioral Health Needs in Rural America, 07/2020, view details
  • Rethinking Federal Investments in Rural Transportation: Rural Considerations Regarding Reauthorization of the Surface Transportation Act, 04/2011, view details
  • Rural Health Policy for the Next Decade: Changes are Upon Us, 10/2023, view details
  • Rural Health Policy Landscape: Implications for Addressing Behavioral Health, 07/2023, 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
  • Strategic Choice in Developing Telemedicine - Observations from Three Organizations, 12/2019, view details
  • Sustaining Essential Rural Health Services Through Changes in Payment and Related Public Policies, 09/2023, view details
  • Technology and Rural Health Care: Rural Administrators and Hospital Perspective, 04/2024, view details
  • Why Definitions Matter: Rural Definitions and State Poverty Rankings, 03/2010, view details