Rural-Urban Variations in Medicare Live Discharge Patterns from Hospice, 2012-2013
Details a study on the instances of live discharges from the Medicare hospice program from 2012-2013. Compares rural and urban discharge rates, as well as for-profit and nonprofit business models.
Rachel Dolin, Denise Kirk, Mark Holmes
North Carolina Rural Health Research Program
Hospice and palliative care · Medicare · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data