Assessing the health care needs of a rural community.


This article describes the methods used to complete a recent community health needs assessment study in a rural area. It illustrates the strategic marketing and management value of conducting this type of assessment by examining selected results from the study and discussing their implications for the local health care delivery system.

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@article{LaFleur1997AssessingTH, title={Assessing the health care needs of a rural community.}, author={E K LaFleur and Stacie L Taylor and D A Sumrall}, journal={Marketing health services}, year={1997}, volume={17 4}, pages={12-9} }