Chartbook on Rural Health Care

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Chartbook on Rural Health Care

Description

The Rural Health Care chartbook is part of a series of tools and documents that support the National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Report (QDR). This chartbook includes a summary of the trends across measures of rural health care from the QDR and figures illustrating select measures of rural health care.  

The chartbook includes the following sections: 

  • Rural health care
    • Organization of the chartbook on rural health care
    • National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Report
    • Changes for 2014
    • Key findings of the 2014 QDR
    • 2014 chartbooks
    • Chartbook organization
  • Chartbook on rural health
  • Summary of trends
  • Access to health care
  • Patient safety
  • Person- and family-centered care
  • Communication and care coordination
  • Prevention and treatment of leading causes of morbidity and mortality
  • Healthy living
  • Affordability

Developer:

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

Funding Sources:

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)

History

Release Date: 2015
Date Verified: 12/07/15
Original Summary: December 2015

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