Transportation to Dialysis Centers: Health/Transportation Policy Intersection

The objectives of this research are to quantify the current and projected demand and associated costs of transportation for kidney dialysis in the United States and identify current effective practices and new strategies for funding and providing transportation for dialysis. The research should address a number of important areas and answer the critical questions presented in the Request for Proposal. This research should consider and address differences that affect transportation for kidney dialysis in urban and rural areas.


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  • Status: Completed
  • Funding: $350000
  • Contract Numbers:

    Project B-45

  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Transit Cooperative Research Program

    Transportation Research Board
    500 Fifth Street, NW
    Washington, DC    20001

    Federal Transit Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Project Managers:

    Schwager, Dianne

  • Performing Organizations:

    KFH Group, Incorporated

    4630 Montgomery Avenue, Suite 520
    Bethesda, MD  United States  20814-
  • Principal Investigators:

    Knapp, Sue

    Ellis, Elizabeth

  • Start Date: 20161203
  • Expected Completion Date: 20181030
  • Actual Completion Date: 20181030
  • Source Data: RiP Project 41408

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01584073
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Transportation Research Board
  • Contract Numbers: Project B-45
  • Files: TRB, RiP
  • Created Date: Dec 24 2015 1:00AM