Update 1: Where do free clinic patients in Virginia come from?

Over the past few weeks, I have examined data of where patients at Remote Area Medical free clinics in recent years in Virginia travel from for free medical care. Most of these clinics are located in the southwestern corner of the state, easily accessible from other states such as Tennessee, Kentucky, West Virginia, and North Carolina. I […]

Abstract: Investigation of the Effects of Medicaid Expansion or Lack Thereof on Free Clinic Demand

I hope to investigate the impact of Medicaid expansion on the status of health care in certain U.S. states. I aim to do this by looking at trends of numbers of patients at free clinics in the states of Kentucky, West Virginia (both states that expanded Medicaid in 2014), and Virginia (which has not expanded […]