Factors Related to Attrition from VA Healthcare Use: Findings from the National Survey of Women Veterans

@inproceedings{Hamilton2013FactorsRT,
  title={Factors Related to Attrition from VA Healthcare Use: Findings from the National Survey of Women Veterans},
  author={Alison B Hamilton and Susan M. Frayne and Kristina M. Cordasco and Donna L. Washington},
  booktitle={Journal of General Internal Medicine},
  year={2013}
}
While prior research characterizes women Veterans’ barriers to accessing and using Veterans Health Administration (VA) care, there has been little attention to women who access VA and use services, but then discontinue use. Recent data suggest that among women Veterans, there is a 30 % attrition rate within 3 years of initial VA use. To compare individual characteristics and perceptions about VA care between women Veteran VA attriters (those who discontinue use) and non-attriters (those who… CONTINUE READING
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