Changes in Care-Seeking After Rural Hospitals Merge

Lead researcher:
Project funded:
September 2018
Project completed:
August 2020

The number of mergers involving rural hospitals has recently increased. Evidence on the effect of care-seeking among those served by a merging rural hospital is mixed. This project seeks to understand how mergers affect the inpatient care-seeking of markets served by merging hospitals.

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