Evaluating Access to Pediatric Dental Care in the Southeast States
Analyzed 2019 American Community Survey data to evaluate dental care access for children in 10 southeastern states. Considers insurance type and rurality. Makes recommendations for policymakers considering interventions. Note the abstract to the publisher's final edited version of this article.
Author(s): Nicoleta Serban, Simin Ma, Katrine Pospichel, Lisha Yang Citation: The Journal of the American Dental Association, 153(4), 330-341 Date: 04/2022 Type: Document view details
Sociodemographic Determinants of Acute Myocardial Infarction Hospitalization Risks in Florida
Identifies sociodemographic determinants of myocardial infarction (MI) hospitalization risks and assesses whether the impacts of these determinants vary by geographic location. Features statistics with breakdown by rural location and county-level maps showing the spacial distribution of MI hospitalization risks in Florida from 2005-2014.
Author(s): Evah Wangui Odoi, Nicholas Nagle, Russell Zaretzki, et al. Citation: Journal of the American Heart Association, 9(11) Date: 06/2020 Type: Document view details
A Short Report: Parents HPV Vaccine Knowledge in Rural South Florida
Summarizes a pilot study in 2 rural counties of Florida,
examining parents' human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine
knowledge and hesitancy. Provides data and statistics
showing relationships between parents' demographics and
parental knowledge of HPV vaccination as well as child
vaccination with HPV vaccine. Offers suggestions on how to
decrease HPV vaccine hesitancy and increase vaccination
rates in rural areas.
Author(s): Tami L. Thomas, Michelle Caldera, Jeffrey Maurer Citation: Human Vaccines & Immunotherapeutics, 15(7-8), 1666-1671 Date: 2019 Type: Document view details
Florida Rural Hospital Directory
Directory of rural hospitals including Critical Access Hospitals in Florida. Includes hospital name, address, phone number, website, and administrative contact information.
Date: 01/2018 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: Florida Office of Rural Health view details
Madison County Memorial Hospital: Making the Most of FOA
Documents Madison County Memorial Hospital's (MCMH) successes from participating in the Small Rural Hospital Transition (SRHT) project. Top accomplishments include improving relationships with the community and other providers, business office operations, leadership development, and transitions of care, as well as developing outpatient rehab services. MCMH is a 25-bed, nonprofit Critical Access Hospital located in Madison, Florida.
Date: 03/2017 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: National Rural Health Resource Center view details
Developing a Method for Assessing National Demand-Response Transit Level of Service
Results of a study based on survey data from 65 agencies in North Dakota and Florida, to determine appropriate levels of transportation coverage for older adults and people with disabilities in urban and rural areas in the U.S. Includes a mobility needs index identifying areas with the greatest need for services. Also, provides county-level maps of North Dakota and Florida displaying statistics showing existing level of service, frequency and type of service, and minimum advance reservation time. Provides a framework for identifying communities where improvements in service are needed.
Author(s): Ranjit Godavarthy, Jeremy Mattson, Patrick Nichols, Del Peterson, Jill Hough Date: 10/2015 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: Upper Great Plains Transportation Institute view details