Geographic Variation in Uncompensated Care Between Rural and Urban Hospitals
Findings brief describing how uncompensated hospital care varies across regions of the country, using data from the 2014-2016 Medicare Cost Report Worksheet S-10. Features statistics including breakdowns by Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs), other rural hospitals, and urban hospitals.
Krystal G. Garcia, Kristie Thompson, Hilda A. Howard, George H. Pink
North Carolina Rural Health Research Program
Critical Access Hospitals · Medicare · Policy · Reimbursement and payment models · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data