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Rural-Urban Differences in Access to and Attitudes Toward Care for Medicare Beneficiaries

Description
Results of a study using data from the 2016 Medicare Current Beneficiary Survey to analyze differences between rural and urban Medicare beneficiaries in terms of travel time to usual provider, access barriers, and attitudes toward seeking care.
Author(s)
Carrie Henning-Smith, Ashley M. Hernandez, Megan Lahr
Date
12/2019
Type
Document
Organization
University of Minnesota Rural Health Research Center
Tagged as
Access · Medicare · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data