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ESRD Facility Characteristics by Rurality and Risk of Closure

Description
Profiles rural end-stage renal disease (ESRD) facilities, especially the ones at greatest risk for closure. Examines the facilities' characteristics, quality of care, and distance their patients would need to travel if the facilities should close. Features statistics with breakdowns by urban and rural locations.
Author(s)
Jan M. Eberth, Fozia Ajmal, Kevin Bennett, Janice C. Probst
Date
11/2017
Type
Document
Organization
South Carolina Rural Health Research Center
Tagged as
Closures of healthcare facilities and services · Healthcare quality · Rural-urban differences · Specialty care · Statistics and data