The Problem Of The Color Line: Spatial Access To Hospital Services For Minoritized Racial And Ethnic Groups
Study examining inequities in access to healthcare by race and geography, covering distances to hospital services for minoritized ZIP Code Tabulation Areas (ZTCAs). Discusses factors that lead to disparities in access for rural minority communities, including policy, rural hospital closures, and safety-net program issues.
Jan M. Eberth, Peiyin Hung, Gabriel A. Benavidez, et al.
Health Affairs, 41(2), 237-246
Access · Closures of healthcare facilities and services · Hospitals · Minorities · Policy · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data