Rural Long-Term Services and Supports: A Primer
MRHRC, Rural, LTSS, Long-Term Care, policy, USM Aging Initiative, Health and Wellness
This report provides policymakers and other interested stakeholders a primer on rural long-term services and support (LTSS), including the fundamentals of the rural LTSS system, rural access to and use of LTSS, and discussion of the opportunities within and limitations of current federal and state LTSS policy for advancing rural health system transformation. The report focuses primarily on rural older adults (65+ years of age) who use LTSS.
Coburn AF, Lundblad JP, Mobley EM, RUPRI Health Panel. Rural Long-Term Services and Supports: A Primer. Iowa City, IA: Rural Policy Research Institute; November, 2017.