Primary Care Physicians

Access to primary care providers is important for maintaining the health of a community. Primary care access is an excellent indicator of the status of a community’s overall health infrastructure, ensuring medical needs and services are provided to a community in a reasonable and accessible fashion.

Peer City Perspective

Louisville currently ranks 9th among its peer cities in number of primary care providers with 94 providers per 100,000 people.

Louisville is in the middle tier of its peer group according to a natural breaks algorithm. Cities in green are those that outperform their peers, cities in yellow represent the middle cluster, and those in red are a group that lags behind its peers on this indicator.