Loss of Hospital-based Obstetric Services in Rural Counties in the United States, 2004-2018

Publication Date: July 16th, 2020
Publication Type(s): Infographic
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Author(s): Kozhimannil KB, Interrante JD, Tuttle MS

Access to maternity care in rural US counties has been on the decline in recent years. The purpose of this infographic is to show the loss of hospital-based obstetric services from 2004-2018, and how this differs by county type (micropolitan vs. noncore).

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