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A Rural Federally Qualified Health Center's Influence on Hospital Emergency Room Uninsured/Medicaid Visits and Costs

Description
Describes research analyzing how Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) influence access to care for the uninsured and what, if any, economic impact this had on the local hospital and surrounding rural community.
Author(s)
Betty Smith-Campbell, David Wright, Michael E. Samuels
Date
04/2008
Type
Presentation Slides
Organizations
National Rural Health Association, Wichita State University, School of Nursing
Tagged as
Economics and the economy · Federally Qualified Health Centers · Healthcare business and finance · Statistics and data