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Taking Stock: Policy Opportunities for Advancing Rural Health

Description
Examines the progress of health system transformation and discusses the challenges that remain for rural people, places, and providers. Organized around seven main topics: Medicare, Medicaid and CHIP, insurance coverage and affordability, quality, healthcare finance and system transformation, workforce, and population health. Provides background information on each topic and shares policy suggestions for addressing each topic's most pressing issues.
Author(s)
Keith J. Mueller, Charles Alfero, Andrew F. Coburn, et al.
Date
01/2018
Type
Document
Organization
Rural Policy Research Institute Rural Health Panel
Tagged as
Access · Health insurance · Health reform · Healthcare quality · Healthcare workforce · Medicaid · Medicare · Policy · Population health · Reimbursement and payment models · Service delivery models