Community Health Center and Rural Health Clinic Presence Associated with Lower County-Level Hospitalization Rates for Ambulatory Care Sensitive Conditions (Full Report)
Examines the effect of the presence of a Federally
Qualified Community Health Center (CHC) or Rural Health
Clinic (RHC) within a county on population rates of
hospitalization for ambulatory care sensitive (ACS)
conditions, using data from eight states.
South Carolina Rural Health Research Center
Janice Probst, James Laditka, Sarah Laditka