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Community Residential Segregation and the Local Supply of Federally Qualified Health Centers (Health Services Research)

Publication Topics

Access to Health Care; Barriers to/Disparities in Health Care; Use of Health Services; Safety Net Providers; Population Focus; Racial and Ethnic Groups

Publication Type

Journal Article

Publication Date

2013-02-04T08:00:00Z

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Abstract

​The authors examined the associations between community residential segregation by income and race/ethnicity, and the supply of federally qualified health centers (FQHCs) in urban areas.

Counties with a high non-white dissimilarity index and a high percentage of minorities were more likely to have an FQHC in 2000. The authors found that the addition of new FQHCs from 2000 to 2007, the effects of both poverty and non-white dissimilarity indices were positive and significant.
 
Residential segregation likely produces geographic segregation of health services, such that provider maldistribution may explain the association between residential segregation and FQHC supply. Metropolitan areas that fail to achieve greater integration of poor and minority communities may require FQHCs to compensate for provider shortages.

 

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