Access to Rural Home Health Services: Views from the Field
Describes current issues affecting access to rural home health services, with an emphasis on Medicare-reimbursed programs. Based on published research, gray literature, and telephone interviews with 40 key informants from 19 states between May 2014 and March 2015. Discusses challenges and barriers to access as well as possible solutions.
Susan M. Skillman, Davis G. Patterson, Cynthia Coulthard, Tracy M. Mroz
WWAMI Rural Health Research Center
Access · Home health · Medicare · Reimbursement and payment models