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The Supply and Rural-Urban Distribution of the Obstetrical Care Workforce in the U.S

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Highlights the supply of obstetrical care workers in rural and urban areas in the U.S. Compares rates of midwives, advanced practice midwives, obstetricians, and family practice physicians who deliver babies per 100,000 women of childbearing age in rural counties. Features a state-by state analysis and state-level profiles.
Author(s)
Davis Patterson, Holly Andrilla, Lisa Garberson
Date
06/2020
Type
Document
Organization
WWAMI Rural Health Research Center
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Access · Allied health · Health workforce supply and demand · Physicians · Prenatal care and obstetrics · Rural-urban differences · State-by-state data · Women · State-by-state