State Variations in the Rural Obstetric Workforce
Illustrates the challenges affecting the obstetric workforce in Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs) and other rural hospitals having at least ten births in 2010 by analyzing data derived from a telephone survey conducted in 9 states. Includes data for each state on hospital and provider characteristics, and services provided for labor and delivery.
Peiyin Hung, Katy B. Kozhimannil, Michelle M. Casey, Carrie Henning-Smith, Shailendra Prasad
University of Minnesota Rural Health Research Center
Access · Critical Access Hospitals · Health workforce supply and demand · Maternal health and prenatal care · Physicians · Statistics and data · Colorado · Iowa · Kentucky · New York · North Carolina · Oregon · Vermont · Washington · Wisconsin