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The Opioid Epidemic:
Testing the Limits of Rural Healthcare
Opioid addiction continues to devastate communities across the country. However, there are some aspects of rural living that leave small communities even more vulnerable to the ever-growing epidemic.
Building Inclusive Rural Practices
Like all rural residents, LGBTQ individuals need access to quality healthcare from an engaged provider. But sometimes, providers lack the specific training and cultural know-how to address the healthcare needs of LGBTQ patients. This article discusses the barriers rural LGBTQ people face and what providers can do to ensure quality care.
For Substance Abusers, Recovery-Oriented Care May Show The Way To A Productive Life
Kaiser Health News
Congress Considers Broader Hospital Site-Neutral Payment Exceptions and Other Payments Changes
JD Supra Business Advisor
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Understanding the Rise in Rural Child Poverty, 2003-14
Source: USDA Economic Research Service
Health Information Exchange: A Strategy for Improving Access for Rural Veterans in the Maine Flex Rural Veterans Health Access Program
Source: Maine Rural Health Research Center
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