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Contribution to Book
Building Bioethics Networks in Rural States: Blessings and Barriers
Ethical Issues in Rural Health Care Ethics (2008)
  • Julien Murphy, University of Southern Maine
  • Frank Chessa
Abstract

This volume initiates a much-needed conversation about the ethical and policy concerns facing health care providers in the rural United States. Although 21 percent of the population lives in rural areas, only 11 percent of physicians practice there. What challenges do health care workers face in remote locations?

Keywords
  • Rural health services - moral and ethical aspects
Publication Date
2008
Editor
Craig M. Klugman, Pamela M. Dalinis
Publisher
Johns Hopkins University Press
ISBN
978-0801890451
Citation Information
Julien Murphy and Frank Chessa. "Building Bioethics Networks in Rural States: Blessings and Barriers" Baltimore, MDEthical Issues in Rural Health Care Ethics (2008)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/julien_murphy/9/