Access and Capacity to Care for Medicare Beneficiaries in Rural Health Clinics
Findings from a voluntary online survey conducted in 2019 of 111 Rural Health Clinic (RHC) staff from 27 states, to better understand how they address issues on accessibility, capacity, flexibility of services, and other clinic characteristics for Medicare beneficiaries, and to identify any gaps in healthcare.
Megan Lahr, Carrie Henning-Smith, Ashley M. Hernandez, Hannah Neprash
University of Minnesota Rural Health Research Center
Access · Aging and aging-related services · Healthcare workforce · Medicare · Nurse practitioners and other advanced practice registered nurses · Physician assistants · Physicians · Primary care · Rural Health Clinics · Statistics and data