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Safety Net Clinics Serving the Elderly in Rural Areas: Rural Health Clinic Patients Compared to Federally Qualified Health Center Patients

Description
Compares the distribution of Rural Health Clinics (RHCs) and nonmetro Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs). Looks at how the Medicare populations served by these types of facilities differ.
Author(s)
Andrea D. Radford, Victoria A. Freeman, Denise A. Kirk, Hilda A. Howard, Mark Holmes
Date
05/2014
Type
Document
Organization
North Carolina Rural Health Research Program
Tagged as
Elderly population · Federally Qualified Health Centers · Medicare · Rural Health Clinics · Statistics and data