Publication Date: March 1st, 1997
Publication Type(s): Peer-reviewed Journal Publications
Topic(s): Health Information Technology
Author(s): Yawn, B., Krein, S., Christianson, J., Hartley, D., and Moscovice, I.
The Journal of Rural Health 13:136-144, 1997.
The purpose of this study is to identify the local availability and trends in local availability of imaging technology and interpretation services in rural hospitals in the northwestern United States during the period between 1991 to 1994. Another objective is to describe hospital and community factors associated with the diffusion of image production and interpretation services.