Describes the healthcare and clinician types who are
delivering babies in rural hospitals, such as family
physicians, general surgeons, obstetricians, and
midwives. Discusses the relationship between hospital
birth volume and staffing models.
University of Minnesota Rural Health Research Center
Katy Kozhimannil, Peiyin Hung, Shailendra Prasad, Michelle Casey, Ira Moscovice, Xinxin Han