Author: Bernstein, J.

New Health Practitioners in Rural Satellite Health Centers: The Past and Future

Data from a 1975 and a follow-up 1979 survey of 44 rural, satellite health centers staffed by new health practitioners (NHPs) are compared to determine what changes have taken place in these centers during this period when the number of physicians in the United States has markedly increased. Of the surveyed clinics, 8 closed and […]