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Geographic Variation in Uncompensated Care Between Rural and Urban Hospitals

Description
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, other rural hospitals, and urban hospitals.
Author(s)
Krystal G. Garcia, Kristie Thompson, Hilda A. Howard, George H. Pink
Date
06/2018
Type
Document
Organization
North Carolina Rural Health Research Program
Tagged as
Critical Access Hospitals · Medicare · Policy · Reimbursement and payment models · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data