The Impact of Rural General Hospital Closures on Communities—A Systematic Review of the Literature
Presents a literature review of studies on the health and economic effects hospital closures have had on rural communities. Analyzes 21 studies completed in the previous 8 years and details the economic and healthcare access outcomes identified.
Carol A. Mills, Valerie A. Yeager, Kathleen T. Unroe, et al.
Journal of Rural Health
Access · Closures of healthcare facilities and services · Community and economic development · Economics and the economy · Health disparities · Hospitals · Statistics and data