Market Characteristics Associated with Rural Hospitals' Provision of Post-Acute Care
Findings brief summarizing hospital- and market-level factors related to post-acute care (PAC) provided in rural hospitals from 2012-2015. Features statistics from 2012-2015 rural Medicare cost reports, PAC provision by census region in 2015, and percent of hospitals in frontier and remote areas in 2015 with breakdowns by type and PAC provision.
Abby F. Hoffman, Randy K. Randolph, Alex R. Schulte, George H. Pink
North Carolina Rural Health Research Program
Access · Critical Access Hospitals · Frontier and remote areas · Medicare · Post-acute care · Reimbursement and payment models · Statistics and data