Study Links Three Key Variables to Higher Rural Mortality Rates in US

Summarizes a study in which researchers found three variables correlated to higher mortality rates in the country: socioeconomic deprivation, percentage of uninsured, and the primary care supply. Researchers from the F. Marie Hall Institute for Rural and Community Health at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) discuss their methods and findings at the Health Affairs Rural Health Forum.
Source: News stories via the Rural Assistance Center - Category: Rural Health Source Type: news