Defining the Rural HIV Epidemic
The publication of Defining the Rural HIV Epidemic: Correlations of 3 Definitions-South Carolina, 2005-2011 in The Journal of Rural Health in the December 2013 issue helps to gain a better understanding of the HIV epidemic in rural South Carolina.
Higher Risk of Death In Rural Blacks And Whites Than Urbanites
South Carolina Rural Health Research Center is pleased to announce the publication of Higher Risk Of Death In Rural Blacks And Whites Than Urbanites Is Related To Lower Incomes, Education, And Health Coverage in the October 2011 issue of Health Affairs..
Intensity of Service Provision for Medicare Beneficiaries
The reported examined the intensity of HH services per episode (number of visits and types of provider) and median payments per episode across levels of rurality .... Read more
Rural Border Health Chartbook II
The chartbook presents a cross-sectional analysis of border counties, urban and rural, comparing these counties to other counties within the four border states and to .... Read more
Differences in Case-Mix between Rural and Urban Recipients
Home health care is both an important part of the care continuum for Medicare beneficiaries and, .... Read more
Home Health Care Agency Availability in Rural Counties
We used Medicare Compare Home Health Agency files for 2008 to examine two aspects of home health care (HHC) ... Read more...
Racial and Rural Differences in Cervical Cancer Prevention
We examined differences in receipt of cervical cancer screening and HPV vaccination .... Read more...
Dental Sealant Among Childern
Children at greatest risk of subsequent decay because they lack dental sealants .... Read more.