Health Care Professional Workforce Composition Before and After Rural Hospital Closure

A new rural policy brief is available from the RUPRI Center for Rural Health Policy Analysis authored by Erin Mobley, PhD; Fred Ullrich, BA; Redwan Bin Abdul Baten, MPH; Mina Shrestha, MPH and Keith Mueller, PhD.  This policy brief examines the composition of the local health care workforce before and after rural hospital closure to reveal any associations with discontinuation of inpatient services in rural communities.

Please click here to read the brief.