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New HIT Resource
Rural Health Information Technology Workforce
A collection of resources from FORHP’s 2013-2016 Rural Health Information Technology Workforce Program grantees, with resources educators can use to develop rural health IT workforce training programs.
Rural Farmers Market Promotes Food Security
About one in seven Americans struggles with hunger, and rural communities seem to be hit especially hard. The Allegan Farmers Market is helping its low-income, senior, and other nutritionally at-risk populations gain access to Michigan-grown produce through a variety of incentives. These incentives include free transportation and Double Up Food Bucks that matches SNAP participants’ spending.
Tom Vilsack's Lonely Fight for a 'Forgotten' Rural America
The Washington Post
The Revolution in EMS Care
The Wall Street Journal
New in the Online Library
- Funding Opportunity:
Rural Health Network Development Grant Program
Sponsoring Organization: Federal Office of Rural Health Policy
Exploring Data and Metrics of Value at the Intersection of Health Care and Transportation: Proceedings of a Workshop
Source: National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine
50 State Scan of Telehealth Reimbursement Laws and Medicaid Policies
Source: Center for Connected Health Policy
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