Rural Health Works

Rural Health Works is a national Cooperative Extension initiative to analyze selected health policies on rural America. The University Center participates by studying impacts of rural health policies on rural Nevada.

Research by County

  • Carson City
    • The Impact of Tahoe Forest Hospital on the Local Economy
    • The Importance of the Health Care Sector On the Economy of Carson City, Nevada, 2000
    • Economic Impact and Linkages of the Local Health Sector on the Economy of Carson City, Nevada, 2000
    • The Impact of the Local Health Care System on the Carson City Economy, 2009
  • Churchill
    • The Impact of the Local Health Care System on the Churchill County Economy, 2009
    • The Impact of the Local Health Care System on the Churchill County Economy, 2006
    • The Importance of the Health Care Sector On the Economy of Churchill County, Nevada, 2000
    • Economic Impact and Linkages of the Local Health Sector on the Economy of Churchill County, Nevada, 2000
  • Clark
    • The Importance of the Health Care Sector On the Economy of Boulder City, Nevada
    • The Importance of the Health Care Sector On the Economy of Clark County, Nevada, 2000
    • The Importance of the Health Care Sector On the Economy of Mesquite, Nevada
    • The Impact of Boulder City Hospital on the Local Economy
    • The Impact of the Local Health Care System on the Clark County Economy, 2009
  • Douglas
    • The Impact of Tahoe Forest Hospital on the Local Economy
    • The Importance of the Health Care Sector On the Economy of Douglas County, Nevada, 2000
    • Economic Impact and Linkages of the Local Health Sector on the Economy of Douglas County, Nevada, 2000
    • The Impact of the Local Health Care System on the Douglas County Economy, 2006
    • The Impact of the Local Health Care System on the Douglas County Economy, 2009
  • Elko
    • The Importance of the Health Care Sector On the Economy of Elko County, Nevada, 2000
    • The Importance of the Health Care Sector On the Economy of West Wendover, Nevada
    • The Importance of the Health Care Sector On the Economy of Owhyee, Nevada
    • Economic Impact and Linkages of the Local Health Sector on the Economy of Elko County, Nevada, 2000
    • The Impact of the Local Health Care System on the Elko County Economy, 2006
    • The Impact of the Elko County Health Care System on the Local Economy, 2008
    • The Impact of the Local Health Care System on the Elko County Economy, 2009
  • Eureka
    • The Impact of the Local Health Care System on the Eureka County Economy, 2009
    • The Impact of the Local Health Care System on the Eureka County Economy, 2006
    • The Importance of the Health Care Sector On the Economy of Eureka County, Nevada, 2000
  • Humboldt
    • The Importance of the Health Care Sector On the Economy of Humboldt County, Nevada, 2000
    • Feasibility Analysis for a Kidney Dialysis Center in Humboldt General Hospital
    • The Impact of the Local Health Care System on the Humboldt County Economy, 2006
    • Feasibility Assessment of the Expansion of the Harmony Manor Skilled Nursing Facility at Humboldt General Hospital, Winnemucca Nevada
    • The Impact of the Local Health Care System on the Humboldt County Economy, 2009
    • Feasibility of Helicopter Emergency Medical Services
  • Lander
    • The Importance of the Health Care Sector On the Economy of Lander County, Nevada, 2000
    • Battle Mountain - Lander County Health Care Survey Report
    • Economic Impact and Linkages of the Local Health Sector on the Economy of Lander County, Nevada, 2000
    • The Impact of the Local Health Care System on the Lander County Economy, 2006
    • The Impact of the Local Health Care System on the Lander County Economy, 2009
  • Lincoln
    • The Importance of the Health Care Sector On the Economy of Lincoln County, Nevada, 2000
    • The Impact of the Local Health Care System on the Lincoln County Economy, 2006
    • The Impact of the Local Health Care System on the Lincoln County Economy, 2009
  • Lyon
    • The Importance of the Health Care Sector On the Economy of Lyon County, Nevada, 2000
    • The Importance of the Health Care Sector On the Economy of Southern Lyon County, Nevada
    • Yerington - South Lyon County Health Care Survey Report
    • Economic Impact and Linkages of the Local Health Sector on the Economy of Lyon County, Nevada, 2000
    • The Impact of the Local Health Care System on the Lyon County Economy, 2006
    • The Impact of the Local Health Care System on the Lyon County Economy, 2009
  • Mineral
    • The Importance of the Health Care Sector On the Economy of Mineral County, Nevada, 2000
    • The Impact of the Local Health Care System on the Mineral County Economy, 2006
    • The Impact of the Local Health Care System on the Mineral County Economy, 2009
  • Nye
    • The Importance of the Health Care Sector On the Economy of Nye County, Nevada, 2000
    • The Importance of the Health Care Sector On the Economy of Pahrump, Nevada
    • Gabbs Health Care Survey Report
    • The Impact of the Local Health Care System on the Nye County Economy, 2006
    • The Impact of the Local Health Care System on the Nye County Economy, 2009
  • Pershing
    • The Importance of the Health Care Sector On the Economy of Pershing County, Nevada, 2000
    • Lovelock - Pershing County Health Care Survey Report
    • Feasibility Analysis of Expansion of Pershing General Hospital
    • The Impact of the Local Health Care System on the Pershing County Economy, 2006
    • The Impact of the Local Health Care System on the Pershing County Economy, 2009
  • Washoe
    • The Importance of the Health Care Sector On the Economy of Incline Village, Nevada
    • The Importance of the Health Care Sector On the Economy of Washoe County, Nevada, 2000
    • The Impact of Tahoe Forest Hospital on the Local Economy
    • The Impact of the Local Health Care System on the Washoe County Economy, 2009
  • White Pine
    • The Importance of the Health Care Sector On the Economy of White Pine County, Nevada, 2000
    • Economic Impact and Linkages of the Local Health Sector on the Economy of White Pine County, Nevada, 2000
    • The Impact of the Local Health Care System on the White Pine County Economy, 2006
    • The Impact of the Local Health Care System on the White Pine County Economy, 2009
    • An Analysis of Emergency Medical Services for the City of Ely and White Pine County, Nevada
  • Statewide
    • Nevada Emergency Medical Services Survey Results
    • Emergency Medical Services Student Phone Survey Results
    • Emergency Medical Technician Test Score Analysis
    • The Contribution of Hospitals to the Nevada Economy
    • The Impact of the University of Nevada School of Medicine on the Nevada Economy 2007
    • The Impact of Hospitals and the Health Sector on the Nevada Economy 2011 Edition
    • The Impact of Hospitals and the Health Sector on the Nevada Economy, 2009 Edition
    • The Impact of the University of Nevada School of Medicine on the Nevada Economy 2011
    • The Impact of Hospitals on the Nevada Economy

Regional-Specific Reports Explaining the Economic Significance of Hospitals

  • Central Nevada
  • Clark County
  • Northeastern Nevada
  • Southern Nevada
  • Western Nevada