Findings from a HCFO Study on Emergency Department Closures Featured in the New York Times

Publication Date: 
May 18, 2011

Findings from a HCFO study led by Yu-Chu Shen, Ph.D., of the Naval Postgraduate School, were highlighted in the May 18, 2011 New York Times article, "Fewer Emergency Departments Available as Needs Rises." This article discusses the findings of Shen and her colleagues regarding trends in emergency department closures across the United States from 1990 to 2007.