The Future of Critical Access Hospitals and Rural Health Care
Presents an overview of the market forces and public policy affecting the closure of Critical Access Hospitals and identifies strategies to positively impact the future of rural healthcare. Includes recommendations addressing Medicaid payment options provided by the Rural Policy Research Institute (RUPRI) Health Panel.
Keith J. Mueller
RUPRI Center for Rural Health Policy Analysis
Closures of healthcare facilities and services · Critical Access Hospitals · Healthcare business and finance · Medicaid · Policy