Inequities in Availability of Evidence-Based Birth Supports to Improve Perinatal Health for Socially Vulnerable Rural Residents
This study aimed to understand the availability of evidence-based supports and services that promote maternal and infant health, in the rural U.S. The study developed a national survey of a sample of rural hospitals and determined the county-level scores on the 2018 CDC Social Vulnerability Index for each responding hospital.
University of Minnesota Rural Health Research Center
Bridget Basile Ibrahim, Julia Interrante, Alyssa Fritz, Mariana Tuttle, Katy Kozhimannil