When patients govern: federal grant funding and uncompensated care at federally qualified health centers.

@article{Wright2013WhenPG,
  title={When patients govern: federal grant funding and uncompensated care at federally qualified health centers.},
  author={Brad Wright and Thomas C. Ricketts},
  journal={Journal of health care for the poor and underserved},
  year={2013},
  volume={24 2},
  pages={954-67}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine if the proportion of consumers on federally qualified health center (FQHC) governing boards is associated with their use of federal grant funds to provide uncompensated care. METHODS Using FQHC data from the Uniform Data System, county-level data from the Area Resource File and governing board data from FQHC grant applications, the… CONTINUE READING