Access to Health Care and Nonemergency Medical Transportation

  title={Access to Health Care and Nonemergency Medical Transportation},
  author={Richard Wallace and Paul Hughes-Cromwick and Hillary J. Mull and S. Khasnabis},
  journal={Transportation Research Record},
  pages={76 - 84}
Although lack of access to nonemergency medical transportation (NEMT) is a barrier to health care, national transportation and health care surveys have not comprehensively addressed that link. Nationally representative studies have not investigated the magnitude of the access problem or the characteristics of the population that experiences access problems. The current study, relying primarily on national health care studies, seeks to address both of those shortcomings. Results indicate that… 

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