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Medically Underserved Area MeSH Descriptor Data 2024


MeSH Heading
Medically Underserved Area
Tree Number(s)
N03.349.650.340
N05.300.450.520
Unique ID
D008507
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D008507
Scope Note
A geographic location which has insufficient health resources (manpower and/or facilities) to meet the medical needs of the resident population.
Entry Version
MED UNDERSERV AREA
Entry Term(s)
Area, Medically Underserved
Health Service Corps, National
Medically Underserved Population
National Health Service Corps
Physician Shortage Area
See Also
Health Services Accessibility
Public MeSH Note
78
History Note
78
Date Established
1978/01/01
Date of Entry
1977/05/12
Revision Date
2018/02/27

No Qualifiers
Medically Underserved Area Preferred
Medically Underserved Population Related
Physician Shortage Area Narrower
National Health Service Corps Related
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