Improving Transportation Access to Health Care Services
Millions of people across the U.S. are unable to provide their own transportation due to age, disability or income constraints. Although the size of this transportation disadvantaged (TD) population is not fully known, the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) states that the population is large, with about 40 million people 65 and over, 46 million people in poverty, and 3.6 million veterans having a service-related disability (GAO-15-110 Transportation Disadvantaged Populations).
|Project Start Date||1/1/18|
|Expected Date of Completion||4/30/19|
|Performing Organization||Center for Urban Transportation Research- National Center for Transit Research|
|Sponsor Organization||Office of the Assistant Secretary for Research and Technology- University Transportation Centers Program -Department of Transportation|
|Project Manager||Robert L. Bertini Ph.D|
|Principal Investigator||Kristine Williams|