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Ambulance Services for Medicare Beneficiaries: State Differences in Usage, 2012-2014

Description
Policy brief analyzing how ambulance use varies among U.S. communities. Features state-level statistics including number of Medicare patients transported by ambulance, miles transported, and number of days ambulance transport was used per patient. Compares mean characteristics of states by census division, including percentage of population living in rural areas.
Author(s)
SuZanne Troske, Alison Davis
Date
10/2017
Type
Document
Organization
Rural & Underserved Health Research Center
Tagged as
Emergency medical services · Medicare · Rural-urban differences · State-by-state data · State-by-state