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Health Insurance Coverage, Health Care Utilization, and Health Outcomes within the Context of Marcellus Shale Development

Description
A discussion of the public health impacts of the Marcellus Shale natural gas well development in four Pennsylvania counties. Includes comparisons of health insurance coverage rates and availability; the burden of increased utilization of healthcare facilities and services; and health outcomes as they relate to the environmental effects of natural gas extraction.
Date
03/2017
Type
Document
Organization
Center for Rural Pennsylvania
Tagged as
Emergency department and urgent care services · Environmental health · Health insurance · Healthcare facilities · Occupational health and safety · Public health · Statistics and data · Substance abuse · Pennsylvania