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“Using GIS as a tool to determine where clinics can be placed to maximize access to care is particularly relevant for primary care services associated with ongoing changes to our health-care system, especially in light of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010. Therefore, GIS may serve as a tool to aid decision -makers in strategizing clinic placement and managing the forthcoming demand on health-care resources.”

 Devon Taylor, Valerie Yeager, Claude Ouimet,  and Nir Menachemi.


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Brian Altonen‘s insight:

GIS.  New technologies, new resources, new methods. 


How are Obamacare and GIS related to each other regarding the history of managed care?

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