Models of Success in Rural Maternity Care: Kearny County Hospital
Profiles the maternity program at Kearny County Hospital, a Critical Access Hospital in rural Lakin, Kansas. Describes key features of the program including mission-based recruitment and strong communication. Includes recommendations for emulating this model.
Carrie Henning-Smith, Mary Gilbertson
University of Minnesota Rural Health Research Center
Critical Access Hospitals · Maternal health and prenatal care · Recruitment and retention of health professionals · Kansas