Access to Health Services

April 11, 2022
This infographic from the NIHCM Foundation explores the current state of rural health in the US, including the impact of COVID-19, access to care, and interventions to improve rural health.
March 3, 2022
For its 2020‒2021 report, the President’s Cancer Panel chose to shine a spotlight on cancer screening.
March 3, 2022
This report summarizes a workshop that was convened by the National Cancer Policy Forum of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine in March 2021 to examine the existing evidence base on how the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) has altered the landscape of…
March 3, 2022
These fact sheets address perceptions and practices for colorectal and cervical cancer prevention and control, and colorectal and cervical cancer prevention, in rural health clinics in South Carolina.
March 3, 2022
This webinar from ASCO and Kaiser Family Foundation featured oncologists, patient advocates, and policy researchers with expertise in equity and cancer care to examine persistent racial disparities in cancer.
March 3, 2022
CDC conducted a project to learn about the best ways to increase the number of ovarian cancer patients who are treated by a gynecologic oncologist. This project was done to help more women with ovarian cancer get the recommended treatment.
January 10, 2022
In this report, the authors provide comprehensive and up-to-date US data on disparities in cancer occurrence, major risk factors, and access to and utilization of preventive measures and screening by sociodemographic characteristics.
January 10, 2022
Watch an archived conversation presented by EBONY Magazine, discussing increasing cancer screening rates and access to care in the Black community.
November 16, 2021
Rural America is economically, socially, culturally, geographically, and demographically diverse. This multidimensional diversity presents complex challenges and unique opportunities related to delivering health care and improving health outcomes and health equity in rural communities.
November 16, 2021
This policy brief from the WWAMI Rural Health Research Center addresses geographic access to health care for rural Medicare beneficiaries in five states.