Use of a Community Center Primary Care Clinic and Subsequent Emergency Department Visits Among Unhoused Women

JAMA Netw Open. 2021 Mar 1;4(3):e213134. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2021.3134.


This cohort study evaluates the association between use of a community center primary care clinic and subsequent nonemergent emergency department (ED) visits by unhoused women who exchange sex and inject drugs.

Publication types

  • Multicenter Study
  • Observational Study
  • Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Ambulatory Care Facilities / statistics & numerical data*
  • Emergency Service, Hospital / statistics & numerical data*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Primary Health Care / standards*
  • Retrospective Studies