Use the Am I Rural? Tool to find out if a location is considered rural based on various definitions of rural, including definitions that are used as eligibility criteria for federal programs.
Find rural project examples in Rural Health Models and Innovations and proven strategies for strong rural programs with toolkits like the Prevention and Treatment of Substance Abuse Toolkit in the Rural Community Health Gateway.
Learn how to locate and use data in the Finding Statistics and Data Related to Rural Health topic guide and this chart of Data Sources & Tools Relevant to Rural Health.
Achieving Telehealth’s Promise for Rural
Health: Insights from Telehealth Leaders
Telehealth can be a virtual solution to reaching rural residents with healthcare, but its integration into mainstream medicine is taking longer than expected. Five leaders working to advance telehealth for rural areas articulate their thoughts on this delayed integration and the changes needed to make telehealth common practice.
Rural Tobacco Control and Prevention Toolkit
This new toolkit provides resources and information that organizations can use to develop, implement, evaluate, and sustain rural tobacco control and prevention programs. Includes evidence-based examples, promising models, and program best practices.
CMS Proposes 2018 and 2019 Payment Changes for Medicare Home Health Agencies
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
A Conversation with Andy Fosmire
Rural Health Leadership Radio
New in the Online Library
Use in Medicare and Medicaid
Source: Government Accountability Office
Health Insurance is Key to Farm & Ranch Economic
Viability - 2017 National Farmer and Rancher Survey
Implementation of Antibiotic Stewardship Core Elements
at Small and Critical Access Hospitals
Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Resource and Referral Service
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