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Mobile Telehealth Units and Care Coordinators Improve Emergency Care Services for Rural
To address rising ER readmissions, an Arizona healthcare system and network partners adapted an unconventional EMS telehealth service to help rural patients. Coupled with care coordination, mobile telehealth units are saving the healthcare system money while better meeting patients' healthcare needs.
National Program Helps Older Adults in Rural Maine and Hawaii Feel More CAPABLE
CAPABLE is a national model that connects low-income seniors with an occupational therapist, registered nurse, and home repair services. Program coordinators from Hawaii and Maine share their successes and the challenges of helping rural residents age safely in place.
New Federal Funding Opportunity for the Rural Health Network Development Program
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Creative Recruiting Helps Rural Hospitals Overcome Doctor Shortages
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Community Impact and Benefit Activities of Critical Access, Other Rural, and Urban Hospitals, 2017
Source: Flex Monitoring Team
Urban-Rural Differences in Drug Overdose Death Rates, by Sex, Age, and Type of Drugs Involved, 2017
Source: CDC National Center for Health Statistics
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