ERIC Number: EJ647801
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Rural Health Care Providers in the United States.
Hart, L. Gary; Salsberg, Edward; Phillips, Debra M.; Lishner, Denise M.
Journal of Rural Health, v18 n5 p211-32 Supp 2002
Reviews the rural physician shortage and related policy and research needs. Discusses geographic distribution of physicians, quality of rural care, rural recruitment and retention, rural residency training, factors in medical education affecting entry into rural practice, physician productivity and income, reimbursement, federal and state programs addressing rural shortages, nurses, other health personnel, workforce analysis, and 14 areas of policy needs. (Contains 101 references.) (SV)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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