ERIC Number: ED078149
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972
Reference Count: 0
An Annotated Bibliography on Rural Medical Care.
Heald, Karen A.; Cooper, James K.
This bibliography lists and annotates books and articles published since 1960, which are concerned with the problems of rural health care and manpower. The bibliography is divided into three sections containing: (1) a subject listing of the books and articles, including such areas as manpower supply and distribution, need and demand for health services, factors affecting physician placement, experience of programs to attract physicians, and alternative approaches to the rural physician shortage, (2) an alphabetical listing of the references according to the author's name and including the title, publication information, and annotation, and (3) a table summarizing selected factors affecting physician location and factors related to rural living. (SB)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Health Personnel, Health Services, Labor Needs, Labor Supply, Medical Services, Physicians, Rural Areas
The Rand Corp., Publications Dept., 1700 Main Street, Santa Monica, CA 90406 (Catalog No. R-966-HEW, $2.00)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Washington, DC. Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation.
Authoring Institution: Rand Corp., Santa Monica, CA.