Primary Care Needs Assessment 2020

The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS), Office of Rural Health and Primary Care (ORHPC), Primary Care Office (PCO) conducted a Missouri Statewide Primary Care Needs Assessment (PCNA) 2020 to identify communities with the greatest unmet health care needs, disparities, health workforce shortages, and the key barriers to accessing primary health care services. The Missouri Statewide PCNA 2020 analyzes Missouri’s unmet needs, lack of access to health care services, and evaluates resources and services necessary to overcome disparities in Missouri. The Missouri Primary Care Needs Assessment 2020 report can be found on the Primary Care Publications webpage. Any comments or feedback on the report can be submitted via email to