Measuring Access to Care in National Surveys: Implications for Rural Health
Policy position brief reviewing access measures used in major national surveys and discussing implications for rural research on access to care. Features tables showing surveys, populations studied, and geographic measures; example survey questions for each access domain; and access to care measures in nationally-representative surveys.
Carrie Henning-Smith, Ashley M. Hernandez, Hannah Neprash, Megan Lahr
University of Minnesota Rural Health Research Center
Access · Needs assessment methods and resources · Planning and strategy methods and resources · Policy · Research methods and resources · Rural-urban differences