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Characteristics of Safety-Net Hospitals, 2014

Description
Examines the characteristics of safety net hospitals and inpatient stays at these facilities in 2014, based on data from 40 states. Compares safety net hospitals to non-safety net hospitals. Includes information by hospital location for metropolitan, micropolitan, and noncore (rural) areas.
Author(s)
Janet Pagon Sutton, Raynard E. Washington, Kathryn R. Fingar, Anne Elixhauser
Date
10/2016
Type
Document
Organization
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Tagged as
Hospitals · Inpatient care · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data