Kathleen Call, PhD

Phone: 612.624.3922
Email: callx001@tc.umn.edu

Rural Health Research Center
University of Minnesota
420 Delaware Street, SE, Box 729
Minneapolis, MN 55455


Publications - (2)

  • Influence of Rural Residence on the Use of Preventative Health Care Services
    University of Minnesota Rural Health Research Center
    Date: 11/2000
    Study of the utilization of specific preventive healthcare services by rural women and men, and to assess the impact of rural residence, the availability of healthcare providers and technology, demographic factors, and health insurance status on the likelihood of obtaining the following preventive healthcare services: blood pressure screening, cholesterol screening, colon cancer screening, Pap smears, mammograms, flu shots, and pneumonia vaccinations.
  • The Response of Local Health Care Systems in the Rural Midwest to a Growing Latino Population
    University of Minnesota Rural Health Research Center
    Date: 08/2003
    This paper reports on the case studies of rural communities in Iowa, Kansas, and Nebraska, documenting successful strategies that could be adopted by other communities facing challenges to their rural healthcare system in meeting the needs of a growing Latino population.