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Strengthening the Workforce to Improve Pregnancy
Outcomes in Rural Areas
Obstetric services were available in 205 fewer rural hospitals in 2014 than in 2004. Realizing the importance of maternity and childbirth services, a CAH in Alaska works to keep its providers’ skills sharp and a rural OB-GYN residency program in Wisconsin is beginning to train a new generation of physicians.
Comprehensive Rural Population Health: Where is the
Moving the conversation away from finances, advocates share why general surgery plays an important role in a comprehensive rural population health strategy by delivering the right care in the right place at the right time.
It’s 4 A.M. The Baby’s Coming. But the Hospital Is 100 Miles Away.
The New York Times
Commissioner Carr Announces $100 Million ‘Connected Care Pilot Program’
Federal Communications Commission
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Availability of Respiratory Care Services in Critical
Access and Rural Hospitals
Source: University of Minnesota Rural Health Research Center
What Makes Physician Assistant (PA) Training Programs
Successful at Training Rural PAs?
Source: WWAMI Rural Health Research Center
- Funding Opportunity: Rural
Communities Opioid Response Program - Planning
Source: Federal Office of Rural Health Policy
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